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2010-07-04

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Poland elects new president

Bronislav Komorowski has been elected as Poland’s new president. The frontrunner throughout the campaign, the 58 year- old edged rival Jaroslaw

Bronislav Komorowski has been elected as Poland’s new president. The frontrunner throughout the campaign, the 58 year- old edged rival Jaroslaw

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Lebanon's Grand Ayatollah dies

Lebanon’s most senior Shia Muslim cleric Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah has died at the age of 74. Regarded as an early mentor of the militant

Lebanon’s most senior Shia Muslim cleric Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah has died at the age of 74. Regarded as an early mentor of the militant

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Israel extends flotilla probe remit

Israel’s cabinet has extended the powers of a commission investigating its raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in which nine Turkish activists were

Israel’s cabinet has extended the powers of a commission investigating its raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in which nine Turkish activists were

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Petraeus formally takes over in Afghanistan

US General David Petraeus has formally taken command of the 40 nation NATO-led force in Afghanistan. Petraeus was ushered in with a low-key

US General David Petraeus has formally taken command of the 40 nation NATO-led force in Afghanistan. Petraeus was ushered in with a low-key

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Cécilia Attias Foundation: Senegal

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

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Cécilia Attias Foundation: UNIFEM

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

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Cécilia Attias Foundation: Nigeria

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

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Cécilia Attias Foundation: Zanele Mbeki

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

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Cécilia Attias Foundation: Nepal

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation

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Voting underway to choose new Polish president

Voting is underway in Poland in a Presidential run-off that will help determine the speed and scale of the country’s economic reforms. Bronislaw

Voting is underway in Poland in a Presidential run-off that will help determine the speed and scale of the country’s economic reforms. Bronislaw

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Leading Shia Muslim cleric dies in Beirut

Lebanon’s leading Shia Muslim cleric has died at the age of 74. Grand Ayatollah Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah is seen as a key figure in the

Lebanon’s leading Shia Muslim cleric has died at the age of 74. Grand Ayatollah Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah is seen as a key figure in the

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Work underway to tackle perception of US oil disaster

Tourism officials fear the Gulf of Mexico’s lucrative holiday industry could suffer for years – not because the largest oil spill in US history has

Tourism officials fear the Gulf of Mexico’s lucrative holiday industry could suffer for years – not because the largest oil spill in US history has

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London Gay Pride

Pride London Parade celebrating 40 years of the Gay Liberation Front sets off from Baker Street and ends at Trafalgar Square.

Pride London Parade celebrating 40 years of the Gay Liberation Front sets off from Baker Street and ends at Trafalgar Square.

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Residents clash with peacekeepers in Lebanon

There have been growing tensions between UN peacekeepers and residents of southern Lebanon. In the latest of several recent incidents, villagers

There have been growing tensions between UN peacekeepers and residents of southern Lebanon. In the latest of several recent incidents, villagers

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Mass burials take place in Sange after tanker fire

A little over a day ago, Sange was a thriving village. Now there are only mass graves. Officials say at least 230 people died here in the eastern

A little over a day ago, Sange was a thriving village. Now there are only mass graves. Officials say at least 230 people died here in the eastern

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Poles prepare to choose their president

Voters in Poland will today choose their next president in an election so close it may even be decided by the weather. Just over 31 million

Voters in Poland will today choose their next president in an election so close it may even be decided by the weather. Just over 31 million

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Romania flood death toll rises to 25

Authorities in Romania say at least 25 people are known to have died in storms and heavy flooding in the country over the last week. According to

Authorities in Romania say at least 25 people are known to have died in storms and heavy flooding in the country over the last week. According to