Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, June 2

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LOS ANGELES -- A young man was killed and three minors were wounded in a shooting in West Covina, a city located 35 kilometers east of downtown Los Angeles.

Local San Gabriel Valley Tribune newspaper said Saturday morning that the fatal incident was reported around 10:30 Friday night at a house where a party was holding. (US-Shooting)

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DAMASCUS -- Two bombings hit Syria's northern Raqqa city Saturday, killing and wounding tens of people, a war monitor reported.

The first explosion was caused by a land mine that exploded in the Basel Street in the central part of the city and when the people gathered to see what happened, a car bomb went off, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. (Syria-Bombing)

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BUDAPEST -- The captain of a cruise liner that crashed into a sightseeing ship in Budapest was arrested pending a criminal investigation into the tragedy, a Hungarian official told Xinhua on Saturday.

"The court charged and arrested the captain of the cruise ship after a hearing of several hours," a spokesman of the Budapest prosecutor's office told Xinhua following the decision. (Hungary-Captain-Arrest)

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ADEN, Yemen -- At least two Yemeni soldiers were killed on Saturday during an attack launched by suspected al-Qaida gunmen in Yemen's southeastern province of Hadramout, a security official told Xinhua.

The local official based in the province said on condition of anonymity that a group of gunmen believed to be members of the Yemen-based al-Qaida branch attacked a military post in Hadramout's Valley. (Yemen-Al-Qaida-Attack) Enditem

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