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Kiev vows 'special status' for Russian language

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2014-04-18 18:36

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Iraq bomb in shopping street kills 3

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Officials in Iraq say a bomb planted on a street full of shoppers in the capital, Baghdad, has killed three people and wounded five.

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2014-04-18 17:02

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