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Can the BRICS save Europe?

Meeting on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly are the BRICS nations. That's the group of five emerging global economies made up of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Ahead of the meeting, Brazil's President Rousseff made it clear that her country wants to help bail out some of Europe's most debt-stricken governments. But will the other BRICS nations agree?

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2016-09-29 Afghanistan

Afghanistan's national unity government faces political deadlock

As part of a power-sharing deal agreed back in 2014, Afghanistan's government was supposed to introduce several ambitious reforms before its two-year anniversary this Thursday....

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2016-09-28 Algeria

Will France repatriate its collection of 19th century Algerian skulls?

Today we report on a little-known chapter of the French conquest of Algeria: the Algerian fighters shot and beheaded in the mid-19th century for resisting French colonialism....

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2016-09-27 civil rights

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2016-09-26 Libya

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2016-09-23 UK

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