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400 immigrants rescued in Strait of Sicily

Around 400 immigrants were rescued in the Strait of Sicily during the night of Monday to Tuesday, in three separate operations occuring one day after Rome decided to reinforce its military, humanitarian presence in the Mediterranean. Duration: 00:29 Oct 15, 2013
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Russia keeps Greenpeace ship captain behind bars

A Russian court on Monday rejected bail requests from the captain of a Greenpeace ship -Pete Willcox- and a young female Argentinian activist involved in a protest against oil drilling in the Russian Arctic. Duration: 00:35 Oct 15, 2013
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Indonesia celebrate Eid al-Adha

Indonesians parade and perform the ritual of slaughter of cows and goats for Eid al-Adha which is celebrated throughout the Muslim world in remembrance of Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to God. Duration: 00:41 Oct 15, 2013