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2008-08-23

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Taliban threaten bombing offensive

Many bodies are still trapped under the rubble of the police station in Mingora in Pakistan’s Swat valley. Eight have been recovered, but there are

Many bodies are still trapped under the rubble of the police station in Mingora in Pakistan’s Swat valley. Eight have been recovered, but there are

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Palestinian aid activists allowed to land in Gaza

Two boats that set off from Cyprus packed with Palestinian activists; emergency supplies; and the sister-in-law of Middle East peace envoy Tony Blair

Two boats that set off from Cyprus packed with Palestinian activists; emergency supplies; and the sister-in-law of Middle East peace envoy Tony Blair

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Russian pullout becomes pullback

So have the Russians left Georgia, or not? People who normally live in the buffer zone Russia has unilaterally set up are dismayed to see armour

So have the Russians left Georgia, or not? People who normally live in the buffer zone Russia has unilaterally set up are dismayed to see armour

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Biden named as Obama's Democratic running-mate

In the United States, the Democratic party have revealed their dream-team to make the final assault on the summit of American power. Leading the

In the United States, the Democratic party have revealed their dream-team to make the final assault on the summit of American power. Leading the

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Russians dig into buffer zones in Georgia

Life in Georgia is slowly returning as refugees from the Russian military occupation return and re-populate towns and villages that have been

Life in Georgia is slowly returning as refugees from the Russian military occupation return and re-populate towns and villages that have been

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Biden brings experience to the Obama ticket

To counter those who might say that Barack Obama’s presidential dossier looks a little slender, the choice of Joe Biden as running-mate appears a

To counter those who might say that Barack Obama’s presidential dossier looks a little slender, the choice of Joe Biden as running-mate appears a

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Biden brings blue-collar boost for Barack

The Democrats’ official announcement of the nomination reads: “Joe Biden brings extensive foreign policy experience, an impressive record of

The Democrats’ official announcement of the nomination reads: “Joe Biden brings extensive foreign policy experience, an impressive record of

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Taliban posts bombing warning as 8 more die

Many bodies are still trapped under the rubble of the police station in Mingora in Pakistan’s Swat valley. Eight have been recovered, but there are

Many bodies are still trapped under the rubble of the police station in Mingora in Pakistan’s Swat valley. Eight have been recovered, but there are

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Taliban posts bombing warning as 8 more die

Many bodies are still trapped under the rubble of the police station in Mingora in Pakistan’s Swat valley. Eight have been recovered, but there are

Many bodies are still trapped under the rubble of the police station in Mingora in Pakistan’s Swat valley. Eight have been recovered, but there are

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Georgian troops reclaim Gori - Russians stay in Poti

Georgian troops have taken back control of the main road linking the east and west of the country after Russian forces withdrew. But it is a mixed

Georgian troops have taken back control of the main road linking the east and west of the country after Russian forces withdrew. But it is a mixed

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Biden brings experience to the Obama ticket

To counter those who might say that Barack Obama’s presidential dossier looks a little slender, the choice of Joe Biden as running-mate appears a

To counter those who might say that Barack Obama’s presidential dossier looks a little slender, the choice of Joe Biden as running-mate appears a

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Obama names his Vice-Presidential candidate

Barack Obama has named his running-mate for the US presidential election in November. The man who will stand for Vice-President is the veteran

Barack Obama has named his running-mate for the US presidential election in November. The man who will stand for Vice-President is the veteran

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Obama chooses Joe Biden as VP candidate

The US Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama has chosen the veteran senator Joe Biden as his running-mate for vice-president. The news

The US Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama has chosen the veteran senator Joe Biden as his running-mate for vice-president. The news

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Biden lends weight to Obama campaign

Joe Biden is the perfect counter to anyone who claims Barack Obama is thin on experience. He has been the senator from Delaware since February 1973

Joe Biden is the perfect counter to anyone who claims Barack Obama is thin on experience. He has been the senator from Delaware since February 1973

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Black Sea the focus of tensions over Georgia

With relations between Russia and the US remaining strained over Georgia the Black Sea is once again a focal point of tension. American warships

With relations between Russia and the US remaining strained over Georgia the Black Sea is once again a focal point of tension. American warships

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Georgian police re-enter towns after Russians leave

Georgian security forces have been re-establishing control over parts of their country relinquished by Russian troops, as part of a withdrawal

Georgian security forces have been re-establishing control over parts of their country relinquished by Russian troops, as part of a withdrawal

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Obama to unveil running mate today

The guessing game continues for just a few more hours as the world waits to learn who Barack Obama has chosen as his running mate for the

The guessing game continues for just a few more hours as the world waits to learn who Barack Obama has chosen as his running mate for the