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2010-07-10

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Israel reaches deal on Gaza ship

Israel says it believes it has reached a diplomatic agreement that will stop an aid ship trying to break the Gaza blockade. The Moldovan-flagged

Israel says it believes it has reached a diplomatic agreement that will stop an aid ship trying to break the Gaza blockade. The Moldovan-flagged

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UK gunman kills himself after police stand-off

Britain most wanted man Raoul Moat is dead after a tense six-hour stand-off with police in the north of England. The fugitive 37 year-old

Britain most wanted man Raoul Moat is dead after a tense six-hour stand-off with police in the north of England. The fugitive 37 year-old

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Srebrenica remembers - 15 years on

There is a sea of coffins in Srebrenica as the town that is synonymous with the Balkans War prepares to bury nearly 800 more of its victims, on the

There is a sea of coffins in Srebrenica as the town that is synonymous with the Balkans War prepares to bury nearly 800 more of its victims, on the

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Football final frenzy ahead of epic showdown

Despite Paul the Octopus’ ominous prognosis Dutch fans remain confident of World Cup glory against Spain in the final tomorrow. In Amsterdam

Despite Paul the Octopus’ ominous prognosis Dutch fans remain confident of World Cup glory against Spain in the final tomorrow. In Amsterdam

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Spy swap leaves Muscovites cold

The biggest spy swap between the US and Russia since the Cold War is front page news in Russian papers – but Muscovites seem unimpressed with the

The biggest spy swap between the US and Russia since the Cold War is front page news in Russian papers – but Muscovites seem unimpressed with the

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Platini discharged from hospital after fainting scare

UEFA President Michel Platini has been given a clean bill of health after fainting in a restaurant last night. There had been fears the European

UEFA President Michel Platini has been given a clean bill of health after fainting in a restaurant last night. There had been fears the European

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Netanyahu meets captured soldier's family

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has met with the family of captured soldier Gilad Shalit. The meeting took place in Netanyahu’s

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has met with the family of captured soldier Gilad Shalit. The meeting took place in Netanyahu’s

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Betancourt sues Colombia for kidnap

The former Colombian captive Ingrid Betancourt has filed a law suit against Colombia’s government over her kidnapping. Held hostage by FARC rebels

The former Colombian captive Ingrid Betancourt has filed a law suit against Colombia’s government over her kidnapping. Held hostage by FARC rebels

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UN slams South Korea ship raid

All 15 members of the UN Security Council have hit out at the attack on a South Korean warship in March. South Korea blames North Korea for the

All 15 members of the UN Security Council have hit out at the attack on a South Korean warship in March. South Korea blames North Korea for the

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Japan PM faces test in parliamentary poll

Japanese voters go to the polls tomorrow in parliamentary elections that could deliver a bloody nose to a government seeking to get to grips with the

Japanese voters go to the polls tomorrow in parliamentary elections that could deliver a bloody nose to a government seeking to get to grips with the

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Fugitive gunman Moat is dead say police sources

Fugitive gunman, Raoul Moat, has died, according to police sources. Early reports indicate that he shot himself. An ambulance took him to Newcastle

Fugitive gunman, Raoul Moat, has died, according to police sources. Early reports indicate that he shot himself. An ambulance took him to Newcastle

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UEFA head, Platini, in hospital after fainting

UEFA President, Michel Platini, is spending the night in a South African hospital, after fainting at dinner. The head of Europe’s football

UEFA President, Michel Platini, is spending the night in a South African hospital, after fainting at dinner. The head of Europe’s football

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World Cup final excitement

People in Spain could find themselves rewarded with more than just national pride if the team wins the World Cup. Banks in the country are offering

People in Spain could find themselves rewarded with more than just national pride if the team wins the World Cup. Banks in the country are offering

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Pakistani suicide blast death toll rises

At least a 102 people are now known to have died in a suicide attack in Pakistan’s volatile border region close to Afghanistan. More than a 100 were

At least a 102 people are now known to have died in a suicide attack in Pakistan’s volatile border region close to Afghanistan. More than a 100 were

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Spy swap completed

An American plane picking up four Russians jailed for spying has landed in the US. The arrival in Washington was a low-key event. It is believed

An American plane picking up four Russians jailed for spying has landed in the US. The arrival in Washington was a low-key event. It is believed