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BBC NEWS: Fresh fighting around Iraq’s Tikrit

June 30, 2014 0

Fresh clashes have been reported between jihadist-led Sunni rebels and government forces around the Iraqi city of Tikrit. Witnesses said there had been a wave of air strikes and that former President Saddam Hussein's palace […]

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Charles Taylor Begs To Serve Jail Term In Rwanda

June 20, 2014 0

Former Liberian president Charles Taylor has formally applied to serve the rest of his jail term for war crimes in Rwanda, saying his imprisonment in Britain breaches his human rights, his lawyer said Thursday. Taylor […]

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World Bank Re-Affirms Commitment To Liberia

June 19, 2014 0

The World Bank Liberia Country Manager has reaffirmed the bank’s commitment to assist Liberia in achieving its development objectives embedded in the Agenda for Transformation. Speaking at the inauguration of the bank’s new offices in […]

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VOA NEWS: 49 Ukrainian Military Personnel Killed

June 14, 2014 0

Ukraine's prosecutor general's office says pro-Russian separatists have shot down a military transport plane, killing all 49 people on board. The office said 40 service members and nine crew were killed early Saturday when the […]

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