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Wed. April 23, 2014

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:17:52 GMT
Russia's foreign minister accuses the US of "running the show" in Ukraine, influencing Kiev's anti-terror operations in the east.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:07:09 GMT
US President Barack Obama tells Japan that islands it disputes with China are covered by a bilateral defence treaty, as he begins an Asian tour.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:54:22 GMT
Authorities in South Korea arrest four more crew members from the ferry that sank last week and raid the offices of companies linked to its owners.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:12:23 GMT
Weeks before the World Cup, deadly clashes break out in the Brazilian city of Rio after the body of a young man is found, allegedly beaten by police.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:30:35 GMT
A senior Egyptian police officer has been killed by a bomb blast in the capital, Cairo, officials say.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:35:05 GMT
Australia vows it will not abandon the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, if the current mini-sub search is unsuccessful.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:14:30 GMT
Sherpa guides in Nepal are meeting climbers at Everest base camp to decide whether to continue ascents after an avalanche on Friday killed 16 of their colleagues.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:20:02 GMT
Tensions emerge ahead of a meeting being held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, to discuss changes to the way the internet is governed.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:57:53 GMT
The South east Asian nation of Brunei postpones the introduction of tough Sharia criminal punishments that were due to begin on Tuesday.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:11:37 GMT
Armed pirates raid an oil tanker sailing in the Malacca Straits, stealing diesel and abducting three crew members, officials in Malaysia say.
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:17:22 GMT
Islamist militants in Mali say French hostage Gilberto Rodrigues Leal, who was kidnapped in 2012, is dead.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:04:45 GMT
Hundreds of mourners gather for the funeral of Myanmar pro-democracy veteran Win Tin, who served 19 years in prison for his activism.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:35:13 GMT
A US prosecutor was the original target of a kidnapping plot that ended with her father being held captive for five days, officials say.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:48:45 GMT
Australia approves the purchase of 58 new F-35 fighter jets worth 12.4bn Australian dollars ($11.5bn; £6.8bn).
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:03:10 GMT
Brazil's National Truth Commission says the death of ex-President Juscelino Kubitschek was an accident, despite claims he was murdered.



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