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Al-Sisi's Egypt: Is the crackdown justified? (part 2)

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Little support in Iran for nuclear negotiations with West

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Latest update : 2014-01-13

The World This Week - January 10th, 2014 (part 2)

Are jihadists in Syria and Iraq on the go or on the run? The group that calls itself ISIS has been capitalising on Sunni tribal anger against Baghdad's authority to provisionally stake turf in parts of Iraq's Anbar province. At the same time, they’re being flushed out of strongholds in northern Syria, most notably from a hospital the group was using as a headquarters in the city of Aleppo. In Iraq, too, it's a three-way fight with local tribes, radicals and government forces.

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2014-11-14 Barack Obama

India sterilisation scandal: More arrests in wake of botched operations

In The World This Week: the highs and lows of the Rosetta space probe's historic mission to land on a comet, the world's worst polluters sign a surprise climate change deal on...

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2014-11-14 Rosetta Space Probe

Rosetta probe: 'Last ditch' attempt to get samples from comet

In The World This Week: the highs and lows of the Rosetta space probe's historic mission to land on a comet, the world's worst polluters sign a surprise climate change deal on...

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2014-11-07 Americas

Obama's final chapter: What next after the midterm defeat?

In The World This Week: The world marks 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, African leaders visit Burkina Faso after last week's historic uprising forced out its ruler of...

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2014-11-07 Barack Obama

The fall of the Berlin Wall: 25 years on, what's changed?

In The World This Week: The world marks 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, African leaders visit Burkina Faso after last week's historic uprising forced out its ruler of...

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2014-10-24 Paris

A 'true friend' of Russia: Total's CEO dies in Moscow plane crash

In The World This Week: Canada is shaken by a shooting in Ottawa's parliament, the first Ebola case reaches New York City, the CEO of French oil giant Total dies in a plane crash...

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