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2009-08-02

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A "show trial" in Iran

The Iranian government has tightened the screws on its opponents by staging what moderate former President Mohammad Khatami called a “show trial.”

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Two new pieces from Mozart

Two recently identified works by Mozart have had their first public performance more than 200 years after they were written. The works were

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Iranian trial called a "show"

The mass trial is underway in Teheran of about 100 leading Iranian reformists. They stand accused of organizing widespread protests after the

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Chavez slams radio stations

The Venezuelan government has begun the shutdown of 34 radio stations. President Hugo Chavez claims the closures are part of efforts to democratize

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Five Russians killed by gunmen

Three employees of the Russian emergencies ministry and two police officers have been shot dead in the Caucasus region. The three workers were