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2008-01-13

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Italian anger at dealing with Naples garbage

The fallout of the waste disposal crisis in Naples continues to spread to other parts of Italy. Some 1,500 tonnes of Napolitan garbage has arrived

The fallout of the waste disposal crisis in Naples continues to spread to other parts of Italy. Some 1,500 tonnes of Napolitan garbage has arrived

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Bush uses Mid East tour to warn of Iran 'threat'

George Bush has used the latest stage of his Middle East tour to focus on what he says is the threat Iran poses to world security. Washington has

George Bush has used the latest stage of his Middle East tour to focus on what he says is the threat Iran poses to world security. Washington has

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Georgian opposition demonstrate for new ballot

In Georgia, tens of thousands of opposition supporters have been voicing their anger over official confirmation that President Mikhail Saakashvili

In Georgia, tens of thousands of opposition supporters have been voicing their anger over official confirmation that President Mikhail Saakashvili

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Youth crime row threatens German coalition

In Germany, a senior member of Chancellor Merkel’s conservative CDU party has added to a controversy over youth crime, which some of the country’s

In Germany, a senior member of Chancellor Merkel’s conservative CDU party has added to a controversy over youth crime, which some of the country’s

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Saakashvili is Georgian president - official

Election officials in Georgia have confirmed the re-election of President Mikhail Saakashvili with the publication of the definitive results of last

Election officials in Georgia have confirmed the re-election of President Mikhail Saakashvili with the publication of the definitive results of last

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Top organised-crime fighter murdered in Russia

The top policeman, in charge of fighting organised crime in a region of southern Russia, has been murdered in a street gunbattle. Anatoly Kyarov

The top policeman, in charge of fighting organised crime in a region of southern Russia, has been murdered in a street gunbattle. Anatoly Kyarov

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Macedonian military helicopter crashes

A military helicopter from the Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia has crashed killing all 11 passengers and crew. The craft was transporting

A military helicopter from the Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia has crashed killing all 11 passengers and crew. The craft was transporting

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Iraqi Baath members allowed to return to government jobs

Iraq’s parliament has taken a major step towards reconciling warring sects within the country by voting to allow members of Sadam Hussein’s Baath

Iraq’s parliament has taken a major step towards reconciling warring sects within the country by voting to allow members of Sadam Hussein’s Baath

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Malta celebrates adopting the Euro

Malta’s Philharmonic Orchestra played the EU anthem as part of the island’s official celebrations marking its adoption of the Euro. The country

Malta’s Philharmonic Orchestra played the EU anthem as part of the island’s official celebrations marking its adoption of the Euro. The country

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Corsican nationalists step up protests

A day of demonstrations on the Mediterranean island of Corsica has ended with fire fighters being called to the offices of the regional president to

A day of demonstrations on the Mediterranean island of Corsica has ended with fire fighters being called to the offices of the regional president to