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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Central African Republic needs more international help as cease-fire falters

Two women mourn on February 9, 2014 in Bangui the death of two relatives killed in the 5th district, one the of the city's central neighbourhoods.

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Related Topix: Central African Republic, Africa, World News, Opinion

7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

MH17 crash mission to be unarmed for now: Dutch PM

International police investigators at the MH17 crash site in war-torn Ukraine will not for now carry weapons, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Friday , as more remains were recovered.

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Related Topix: Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, World News, Netherlands Travel

11 hrs ago | CNN

Anne Frank's final entry

Friday, August 1, marks the 70th anniversary of Anne Frank's final diary entry. Three days later, she was arrested with her family in the "secret annex" of a house in Amsterdam, Netherlands, where they had hidden for two years.

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14 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Large expert team reaches Ukraine crash site

An artist in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, works July 24 on a mural in memory of the Malaysia Airlines jet that crashed in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Air Accidents

18 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

MH17: Some Malaysian Bodies Have Been Identified

From Mohd Razman Abdullah AMSTERDAM, Aug 1 -- Some of the 43 Malaysians on board the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine have been identified by the International Investigation team and further verification is required in a two-week period.

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22 hrs ago | The Telegraph

Blurred colours

Donna Tartt is on a winning streak, and is not one to jinx her success by moving away from trusted methods.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Newsday

Arrests in Europe amid Gaza tensions

Israel's shelling of Gaza - a response to Hamas rocket attacks - has fuelled alarm about anti-Semitism and Middle East violence spreading to Europe.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Germany

Bioscience Technology

Mosaicism: Study Clarifies Parents as Source of New Mutations

Scientists have long speculated that mosaicism- a biological phenomenon in which cells within the same person have a different genetic makeup- plays a bigger role in the transmission of rare disease mutations than is currently known.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Biology, Science, World News, Poland

Iol.co.za

Court rules Russia must pay Yukos' owners

Moscow/Strasbourg - Europe's top human rights court awarded shareholders in Yukos 1.9 billion euros in damages on Thursday, a new blow to Russia days after some of the former oil company's shareholders won $50 billion in The Hague.

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Related Topix: World News, Vladimir Putin

Iol.co.za

Another taxi driver killed in Cape Town

Yet another taxi driver was shot dead, and a passenger wounded, in an attack in Delft - prompting concern from transport authorities about continuing taxi violence.

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The Straits Times

Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Blasts heard close to site in Ukraine after experts reach

An Emergencies Ministry member walks at the site of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region on July 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Air Accidents, Russia,

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Jewish World, 1:21 PMHolland: Two Arrested for Chanting 'Death to the Jews'

Dutch police have arrested two people for allegedly chanting "Death to the Jews" at a pro-Palestinian demonstration, the public prosecutor's office said on Thursday.

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The Straits Times

Dutch arrest two for 'anti-Semitic chants' at Gaza demo

Dutch police have arrested two people for allegedly chanting "Death to the Jews" at a pro-Palestinian demonstration, the public prosecutor's office said on Thursday.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Najib Flies In To Netherlands For Discussions Over MAS Flight MH17 Disaster

Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak arrived in the Netherlands Thursday for a two-day tight working visit over the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, Asia Travel, Malaysia Travel,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

CNN

Echoes of a Cold War

There are echoes of the Cold War as pro-Russian rebels battle Ukrainian government forces in the nation's east.

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Related Topix: Prison, Train Disaster, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia,

JD Journal

Law Firm Paydays to be Massive in Yukos Case

The $50 billion Yukos arbitration award from the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague is the largest handed out by the court, according to The Wall Street Journal.

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Dear Kitty

'Dutch secret service, stop cover-up about war criminal'

It is unlikely that the AIVD [GISS] Dutch intelligence service have only one document about the failed coup against Indonesian president Sukarno in 1950.

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Reuters

Trial over Malaysian plane crash not likely at ICC: Dutch

The Netherlands or Malaysia are likely to try those responsible for the downing in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, not the International Criminal Court in The Hague, the Dutch said on Wednesday.

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Foreign Policy

Venzueula's Latest Victory Is... Saving a Suspected Drug Lord?

Within the pantheon of Latin American political archetypes, few figures are as reviled as the intelligence cheif, whose cowled outline is often found nestled beside populist strongmen and tin pot dictators alike.

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Related Topix: Prison, Europe, World News, Venezuela, South America, Terrorism

Arutz Sheva Israel News

The Outburst of Dutch Anti-Semitism and Anti-Israelism

The best way to make an interim assessment of the major aspects of the recent outburst of anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism in Europe is by focusing on a single country.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East,

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