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British Defence Secretary visits Peshmerga training camp

British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon visited a Peshmerga training camp in Arbil on Wednesday, after talks with Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi on the fight against the Islamic State group. Duration: 00:39 Nov 6, 2014
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Ebola treatment centre opens in Sierra Leone

A new British Ebola treatment facility opens to patients in Kerry Town, Sierra Leone. Construction has begun on five other treatment facilities, at Port Loko, Makeni, Moyamba, and two more centres in Freetown. Duration: 00:59 Nov 6, 2014
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US and France reiterate Iran cannot have atomic bomb

US Secretary of State John Kerry and his French counterpart Laurent Fabius discuss the Iran nuclear question, saying they remain opposed to any military use of nuclear power by Tehran. Duration: 00:53 Nov 6, 2014
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Cured Spanish Ebola nurse leaves Madrid hospital

A Spanish nurse who was the first person to catch Ebola outside of Africa fought back tears as she left hospital on Wednesday after being cured of the deadly virus. Duration: 0:42 Nov 6, 2014
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Groom service standard at luxury Singapore pet hotel

The luxury 'Wagington' pet hotel featuring air-conditioned suites, spa services and gourmet meals is unveiled in Singapore, further raising the level of pet pampering in the wealthy city-state. Duration: 01:07 Nov 6, 2014
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Analyst: US midterm results will mean more confrontation

A political analyst says the results of US midterms will make Congress more confrontational when dealing with President Obama, warning voters won't be impressed if politicians can't work together in the run-up to the 2016 election. Duration: 01:19 Nov 6, 2014
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Suu Kyi says Myanmar reform process 'stalled' in 2013

Myanmar's reform process is "stalling", opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said Wednesday, warning the United States against over-optimism before a visit by President Barack Obama to the former pariah state. Duration: 00:41 Nov 6, 2014
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Invasive species in Chile a threat to biodiversity

Invasive species such as wild boar and red deer can cause great damage to indigenous nature by increasing competition for food, spreading new diseases or hunting or eating local species. Duration: 00:59 Nov 6, 2014
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Israeli FM in Cyprus for gas talks

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman met his Cypriot counterpart Ioannis Kasoulides during an official visit to the divided Mediterranean island. Duration: 01:12 Nov 5, 2014
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African leaders in Burkina to urge army to hand over power

Three west African leaders arrived in Burkina Faso on Wednesday to pressure the country's army into keeping its promise of a speedy handover of power to a civilian government following the fall of president Blaise Compaore. Duration: 00:28 Nov 5, 2014
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Mexico arrests former mayor over missing students

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto has congratulated investigators and security forces for the arrest of the fugitive former mayor of Iguala and his wife, the alleged masterminds behind the disappearance of 43 students. Duration: 01:35 Nov 5, 2014
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Fire breaks out in Andrews Ganj slum cluster

New Delhi, Nov 5 (ANI): A minor fire broke out at a slum cluster in Delhi's Andrews Ganj area on Wednesday evening after few cylinders exploded. The fireman said that around 100 slums were under fire, but the fire was controlled in an hour. He added that nobody is either injured or dead. The local residents complained that the fire brigade reached the spot late. Nov 5, 2014
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Supporters of Awami League take to street against Jamaat strike

Dhaka, Nov 5 (ANI): Supporters of Bangladesh ruling Awami League party took to street on Wednesday against the strike called by Jamaat-e-Islami. Jamaat had called a three-day strike to protest against the death sentence pronounced by the court for their party chief accused of committing war crimes. Awami League Party Leader Mofazzal Hossain Maya said that Bengali community has rejected the strike in support of the court’s decision. Bangladesh's Supreme Court on Monday upheld the death penalty for an Islamist leader over atrocities committed during the country's war of independence from Pakistan more than four decades ago. On Monday, Jamaat activists had smashed a dozen of vehicles in Gazipur, on the outskirts of the capital, Dhaka, where several crude bombs went off. Nov 5, 2014