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One year on, Maidan activists reflect on Ukraine's journey

Ukraine's worst political crisis since its independence in 1991 has witnessed a full year of bloody turmoil. Activists who took part in the protest reflect on the year and whether the crisis that has rocked Ukraine has been worth it. Duration: 01:23 Nov 21, 2014
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W. Bank center offers Palestinians ballet classes

Ramallah dancer Shyrine Ziadeh wants to use pirouettes and plies to change the place in which she grew up, training aspiring ballerinas to show that "something beautiful comes from Palestine." Duration: 00:47 Nov 21, 2014
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Harsh winter threatens conflict-ridden Eastern Ukraine

Fighting between pro-Russian militants and Ukrainian government troops has left much of the village of Stepanivka, Ukraine, destroyed, leaving about one third of the 1,300 residents without electricity and due to face a harsh winter. Duration: 02:18 Nov 21, 2014
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Expert: Extremism on the rise amongst both Jews and Muslims

Israelis and Palestinians in Jerusalem are accustomed to living with the threat of violence for decades, but recent weeks have seen fears rise to new levels, with random, deadly assaults targeting ordinary citizens in broad daylight. Duration: 01:02 Nov 21, 2014
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Nations pledge $9.3 bn for Green Climate Fund

Nations meeting in Berlin pledge $9.3 billion (7.4 bn euros) for a climate fund to help poor countries cut emissions and prepare for global warming, just shy of a $10bn target. Duration: 00:46 Nov 20, 2014