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2009-11-01

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Ukraine urged to stay calm as swine flu fear spreads

They are prized possessions in Ukraine right now but not everyone can get their hands on a mask as swine flu triggers alarm across the country

They are prized possessions in Ukraine right now but not everyone can get their hands on a mask as swine flu triggers alarm across the country

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Police arrest alleged heads of Camorra crime clan

Police in Italy have dealt yet another severe blow to organised crime in Naples. Earlier today, the authorities moved to arrest one of the

Police in Italy have dealt yet another severe blow to organised crime in Naples. Earlier today, the authorities moved to arrest one of the

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Abdullah doesn't rule out Afghan power-sharing deal

Abdullah Abdullah has not ruled out a power-sharing deal with rival Hamid Karzai, following his withdrawal from next weekend’s presidential election

Abdullah Abdullah has not ruled out a power-sharing deal with rival Hamid Karzai, following his withdrawal from next weekend’s presidential election

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Bill Clinton in Kosovo to unveil statue

A statue of Bill Clinton has been unveiled in Kosovo in the presence of the former US President himself. Clinton is considered a hero by Kosovo’s

A statue of Bill Clinton has been unveiled in Kosovo in the presence of the former US President himself. Clinton is considered a hero by Kosovo’s

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Red Brigades lifer hangs herself in Roman jail

Diana Blefari Melazzi a member of the new Red Brigades has killed herself in prison in Rome. The 43-year-old was found hanged in her cell at

Diana Blefari Melazzi a member of the new Red Brigades has killed herself in prison in Rome. The 43-year-old was found hanged in her cell at

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Settlement issue stalls Middle East peace talks

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has arrived in Morocco with little prospect of fresh peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians. On

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has arrived in Morocco with little prospect of fresh peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians. On

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Police arrest one of Italy's most-wanted mafia men

Police in Italy have dealt yet another blow to organised crime in Naples. Earlier today, the authorities moved to arrest one of the country’s most

Police in Italy have dealt yet another blow to organised crime in Naples. Earlier today, the authorities moved to arrest one of the country’s most

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Abdullah pulls out of Afghan run-off poll

Afghanistan’s presidential challenger Abdullah Abdullah has confirmed he is pulling out of the country’s run-off election next Saturday. He made the

Afghanistan’s presidential challenger Abdullah Abdullah has confirmed he is pulling out of the country’s run-off election next Saturday. He made the

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Karzai vows to go ahead with Afghan vote

After Abdullah Abdullah’s withdrawal, some say the Afghan run-off poll should be cancelled, to spare the country further political pain and insurgent

After Abdullah Abdullah’s withdrawal, some say the Afghan run-off poll should be cancelled, to spare the country further political pain and insurgent

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Clashes break out in northern English city

Violent clashes have taken place between police and supporters of the English Defence League in the northern English city of Leeds. The far-right

Violent clashes have taken place between police and supporters of the English Defence League in the northern English city of Leeds. The far-right

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Speculation grows over successor to Mubarak

Who could lead Egypt after President Mubarak? Officially, succession talks are off the agenda for a ruling party conference this weekend in Cairo

Who could lead Egypt after President Mubarak? Officially, succession talks are off the agenda for a ruling party conference this weekend in Cairo

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Clinton pushes for Middle East peace

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called on the Israelis and Palestinians to restart peace talks immediately. The plea came at a joint

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called on the Israelis and Palestinians to restart peace talks immediately. The plea came at a joint

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Abdullah pulls out of Afghan run-off poll

Afghanistan’s presidential challenger Abdullah Abdullah has confirmed he is pulling out of the country’s run-off election next Saturday. He made

Afghanistan’s presidential challenger Abdullah Abdullah has confirmed he is pulling out of the country’s run-off election next Saturday. He made