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2015-07-01 05:30

The death toll from the crash of an air force transport plane in Medan, Indonesia has jumped to more than 140, with the list of victims growing from the surrounding neighbourhood where the plane went down.


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Burkina parties challenge electoral law change

2015-06-30 23:22

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