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Barack Obama leaves the political stage as he entered it - with style

US President Barack Obama has made his final speech before leaving office, and it was a reminder of his skills as an orator and the close family ties that have been hallmarks of his presidency.

US President Barack Obama has made his final speech before leaving office, and it was a reminder of his skills as an orator and the close family ties that have been hallmarks of his presidency.

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Aleppo: 'A complete meltdown of humanity'

As the battle for Aleppo comes to an end, the plight of civilians is getting worse by the hour amid accusations by Western countries of atrocities as the Syrian army…

As the battle for Aleppo comes to an end, the plight of civilians is getting worse by the hour amid accusations by Western countries of atrocities as the Syrian army…

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World Bank warns popularist politics will drag on global growth

Populism has a negative impact on the long term economic outlook of Europe and Central Asia but short term growth is expected to accelerate in the region – according to a new report from the World…

Populism has a negative impact on the long term economic outlook of Europe and Central Asia but short term growth is expected to accelerate in the region – according to a new report from the World…

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US election 2016: strategies to sway the undecided

Latest opinion polls in the US indicate that Hillary Clinton’s lead over her Republican rival Donald Trump has narrowed dramatically in the wake of the latest FBI investigation into her…

Latest opinion polls in the US indicate that Hillary Clinton’s lead over her Republican rival Donald Trump has narrowed dramatically in the wake of the latest FBI investigation into her…

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Is it all over for Trump?

Trump has to win over white college-educated women, a group that has been dramatically shifting in Clinton's favour these last couple of months

Trump has to win over white college-educated women, a group that has been dramatically shifting in Clinton's favour these last couple of months

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Trump goes low as US politics gets personal and poisonous

"For more on that heated debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump we are joined now by our Washington correspondent Stefan Grobe."

"For more on that heated debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump we are joined now by our Washington correspondent Stefan Grobe."