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2008-01-19

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EU envoy in Kenya for talks with rival parties

EU aid commissioner Louis Michel has arrived in Kenya in the latest diplomatic efforts to try to defuse the crisis there. He held a series of

EU aid commissioner Louis Michel has arrived in Kenya in the latest diplomatic efforts to try to defuse the crisis there. He held a series of

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Nasrallah appears in public for first time in over a year

Hizbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah, who is under death threat from Israel, has appeared in public for the first time in more than a year as Shi’ites

Hizbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah, who is under death threat from Israel, has appeared in public for the first time in more than a year as Shi’ites

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Hezbollah chief says group has Israeli body parts

Hezbollah’s leader, who is under a death threat from Israel, has made his first public appearance in Lebanon for more than a year. Sayyed Hassan

Hezbollah’s leader, who is under a death threat from Israel, has made his first public appearance in Lebanon for more than a year. Sayyed Hassan

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Spanish police in al Qaeda suspects swoop

Spanish police are reported to have arrested 14 suspected Islamic extremists in Barcelona. State radio said the operation was carried out in

Spanish police are reported to have arrested 14 suspected Islamic extremists in Barcelona. State radio said the operation was carried out in

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EU launches visa talks just ahead of key Serbian ballot

Just ahead of a Serbian presidential ballot on Sunday, the EU says it will launch talks on the possibility of Serbs having visa-free access to the

Just ahead of a Serbian presidential ballot on Sunday, the EU says it will launch talks on the possibility of Serbs having visa-free access to the

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Deadly clashes between Iraqi police and Shi'ite cult

Heavy clashes between Iraqi security forces and gunmen from a Shi’ite cult in southern Iraq have claimed dozens of lives. Fighters from the Soldiers

Heavy clashes between Iraqi security forces and gunmen from a Shi’ite cult in southern Iraq have claimed dozens of lives. Fighters from the Soldiers

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Al-Qaeda suspected of killing Belgian tourists in Yemen

The hunt is on in Yemen for suspected militants linked to al-Qaeda who carried out a deadly attack on a group of holidaymakers. Two Belgian women and

The hunt is on in Yemen for suspected militants linked to al-Qaeda who carried out a deadly attack on a group of holidaymakers. Two Belgian women and

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Engine failure blamed for Heathrow crash-landing

An investigation has revealed that the engines of a British Airways plane failed shortly before a crash-landing at Heathrow airport on Thursday

An investigation has revealed that the engines of a British Airways plane failed shortly before a crash-landing at Heathrow airport on Thursday