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2008-01-26

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Talk about talks as Gaza chaos continues

With chaos continuing along the Gaza/Egypt border Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said he will talk to Israel about solving the crisis but

With chaos continuing along the Gaza/Egypt border Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said he will talk to Israel about solving the crisis but

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Former UN chief denounces violence in Kenya

At least 27 people are now known to have died in a fresh outbreak of violence in Kenya. Until yesterday the Rift Valley, once popular with

At least 27 people are now known to have died in a fresh outbreak of violence in Kenya. Until yesterday the Rift Valley, once popular with

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Electioneering starts to heat up in Spain

With election fever gripping Spain, the ruling Socialists are meeting this weekend to work out their campaign platform. The country goes to the polls

With election fever gripping Spain, the ruling Socialists are meeting this weekend to work out their campaign platform. The country goes to the polls

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Egypt-Gaza border once again open

Thousands of Palestinians are once again flowing into Egypt unhindered after Egyptian troops pulled back from the breached Gaza border. The soldiers

Thousands of Palestinians are once again flowing into Egypt unhindered after Egyptian troops pulled back from the breached Gaza border. The soldiers

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Obama faces crucial test in South Carolina

In the US, Barack Obama is pulling out all the stops in South Carolina in his battle to stay in the race for the Democrat presidential nomination

In the US, Barack Obama is pulling out all the stops in South Carolina in his battle to stay in the race for the Democrat presidential nomination

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Ukraine promises to push ahead with NATO plans

The Ukrainian government is revising its plans to join NATO after an opposition protest prevented parliament from meeting. Up to two dozen members of

The Ukrainian government is revising its plans to join NATO after an opposition protest prevented parliament from meeting. Up to two dozen members of

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French police raid flat of "rogue trader" after bank fraud

French police have searched the flat of Jerome Kerviel, the so-called rogue trader who lost nearly five billion euros at the Societe Generale bank in

French police have searched the flat of Jerome Kerviel, the so-called rogue trader who lost nearly five billion euros at the Societe Generale bank in

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Italian president begins talks to avoid crisis

The Italian President, Giorgio Napolitano, has begun crisis talks to prevent snap elections following the resignation of Prime Minister Romano Prodi

The Italian President, Giorgio Napolitano, has begun crisis talks to prevent snap elections following the resignation of Prime Minister Romano Prodi

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Clinton and Obama square up for South Carolina showdown

All eyes are on South Carolina this weekend as Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama battle to become the state’s choice for the Democratic Party’s White

All eyes are on South Carolina this weekend as Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama battle to become the state’s choice for the Democratic Party’s White