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2010-01-16

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Three US presidents unite for Haiti

President Barack Obama and predecessors George W Bush and Bill Clinton have launched a national drive to raise money for the victims of the Haitian

President Barack Obama and predecessors George W Bush and Bill Clinton have launched a national drive to raise money for the victims of the Haitian

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Haitian hospitals struggle to cope

Haiti was not particularly well-blessed with hospitals before the disaster. Now few are still standing, and in those that are the crush of people

Haiti was not particularly well-blessed with hospitals before the disaster. Now few are still standing, and in those that are the crush of people

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US strives to eradicate problems of aid distribution

United States planes are covering the tarmac at the Port-au-Prince airport. The Americans have been handed control, now the aim is to eradicate the

United States planes are covering the tarmac at the Port-au-Prince airport. The Americans have been handed control, now the aim is to eradicate the

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Little enthusiasm ahead of Ukraine election

Ukrainians go to the polls in a crucial election on Sunday which could determine the nation’s future course; closer towards Europe, or returning to

Ukrainians go to the polls in a crucial election on Sunday which could determine the nation’s future course; closer towards Europe, or returning to

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Haiti: 200,000 feared dead

Death is everywhere in the Haitian capital Port-au Prince the streets are strewn with decomposing bodies and many more lie undiscovered under tonnes

Death is everywhere in the Haitian capital Port-au Prince the streets are strewn with decomposing bodies and many more lie undiscovered under tonnes

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Stars unite to help Haitian dispossessed

Stars of stage and screen from all over the world are coming together to help the victims of the catastrophic earthquake that struck Haiti. In

Stars of stage and screen from all over the world are coming together to help the victims of the catastrophic earthquake that struck Haiti. In

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Euronews reports from the Haitian-Dominican border

Euronews has a special correspondant on the scene. Luis Carballo reports from the Dominican border, where relief supplies are being gathered before

Euronews has a special correspondant on the scene. Luis Carballo reports from the Dominican border, where relief supplies are being gathered before

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US to impose order on overwhelmed Haitian airport

Haiti’s fractured government has handed over control of the country’s main airport to the United States to impose order on the sheer volume of air

Haiti’s fractured government has handed over control of the country’s main airport to the United States to impose order on the sheer volume of air

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Quake hits adoption hopes for Haiti's orphans

Worries are rising among anxious would-be adoptive parents about the fate of Haiti’s orphans. Some 50,000 were thought to be living in homes when the

Worries are rising among anxious would-be adoptive parents about the fate of Haiti’s orphans. Some 50,000 were thought to be living in homes when the

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Aid arrives in Haiti as UN launches flash appeal

Aid for quake hit Haiti is beginning to arrive in the country as the international community responds to the dreadful plight of the Caribbean

Aid for quake hit Haiti is beginning to arrive in the country as the international community responds to the dreadful plight of the Caribbean

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Law and order fears as Haitians grow desperate

Tensions in the Hatian capital Port-au-Prince are close to boiling point as survivors grow ever more hungary and thirsty and desperation takes

Tensions in the Hatian capital Port-au-Prince are close to boiling point as survivors grow ever more hungary and thirsty and desperation takes

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Ukrainian presidential election on Sunday

On Sunday, Ukrainians will be voting for a new President. This election is the first of its kind since the 2004 Orange Revolution. However

On Sunday, Ukrainians will be voting for a new President. This election is the first of its kind since the 2004 Orange Revolution. However

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Bodies Burnt in Haiti

Survivors of the Haitian earthquake are leaving the devastated capital city. Some of its inhabitants have managed to leave on trucks that belong to

Survivors of the Haitian earthquake are leaving the devastated capital city. Some of its inhabitants have managed to leave on trucks that belong to

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Rescue efforts continue in Haiti

The search for survivors continues at Haiti’s iconic Montana Hotel. It is believed that about 200 people are still missing under the rubble. The

The search for survivors continues at Haiti’s iconic Montana Hotel. It is believed that about 200 people are still missing under the rubble. The