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China's Might on Parade: Old foes wary of show of strength (part 2)

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Congolese warlord's trial opens in the Hague

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Guatemala's presidential elections mired by corruption scandals and political turmoil

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David Lagercrantz on taking over Stieg Larsson's Millennium series

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Looking for a European identity (part 2)

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Looking for a European identity (part 1)

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IMF warns of risks posed by Chinese slowdown to global economic growth

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Photo of drowned Syrian child sparks outrage

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Latest update : 2011-07-07

The Strauss-Kahn Scandal: what it means for Cyrus Vance Jr.

First, Manhattan’s District Attorney, Cyrus Vance, is in hot water as the case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn crumbles. Also, is indoor football the key to Brazil's success on the pitch? Finally, direction Cape Canaveral where we have lift-off for the last time as Space Shuttle Atlantis prepares to blast off for its final spaceflight.

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2015-09-02 climate change

United States: Obama in Alaska to highlight climate change

This week, Barack Obama made history, becoming the first US president ever to visit the Arctic Circle. His three-day trip to Alaska was aimed at pushing world leaders to take...

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2015-08-26 Hurricanes & storms

Ten years after Katrina, New Orleans is bustling

This week, we head back to New Orleans, ten years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the region. A decade later, many buildings remain destroyed and some of the displaced have...

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2015-08-19 Brazil

Brazil: Dilma Rousseff's political future at stake

This week, we look at Dilma Rousseff's political future. The Brazilian president insists she won't step down, despite mass protests against her government, marred by corruption...

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2015-08-12 Ferguson

The lasting legacy of the 1965 Watts riots in Los Angeles

This week, the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri coincided with another anniversary in the United States. It's been 50 years since the Watts riots, when Los Angeles was the scene of...

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2015-08-05 Mexico

Mexico: High-risk journalism in Veracruz

This week, we head to Mexico where photojournalist Ruben Espinosa was murdered. He worked in the state of Veracruz, one of the most dangerous places in the world for reporters....

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