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Cousin of Afghanistan's President Karzai, Hashmat Karzai, killed by a suicide bomber in Kandahar
60 people were killed in #Gaza during night of intense Israeli shelling, Palestinian health officials say
#Gaza: Home of Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh hit in Israeli strike - no casualties reported
US judge rules LA Clippers basketball team can be sold, despite objections of banned co-owner Donald Sterling
Tory MP David Ruffley to retire from Parliament at next election, after accepting common assault caution
Gaza strikes at Al-Shifa Hospital & Al-Shati Refugee Camp appear to be Islamic Jihad fire - Israel military spokesman
At least four Israelis killed and four wounded after mortar fire from Gaza hits border area, Israeli media report
2 Gaza blasts at hospital & park: - Israel says misfired Hamas rockets - Palestinian officials say Israeli airstrikes
Blast killing at least 7 in a Gaza park caused by misfiring Hamas rocket - Israel Defense Forces tell BBC
Israeli airstrike hits compound of main hospital in Gaza, causing casualties - Palestinian officials
UK to send '"battle group" of 1,350 personnel to Poland for exercise as part of Nato initiative - defence secretary
"In the name of humanity, the violence must stop," United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon says of Gaza conflict
Watch UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon deliver speech on Gaza crisis following his visit to Middle East
Lloyds Banking Group to pay fines totalling £218m to UK and US regulators over Libor manipulation
International police team abandons efforts to reach Ukraine MH17 crash site as heavy fighting erupts
Court in the Netherlands orders Russia to pay $50bn in damages to shareholders of defunct oil giant Yukos
Over 1,100 killed in fighting between pro-Russian rebels & government forces in east #Ukraine since April - UN
Downing of Malaysian plane #MH17 in east #Ukraine may constitute "war crime", UN human rights chief Navi Pillay says
#Gaza: UN Security Council calls for "immediate unconditional humanitarian ceasefire"
France and Germany join the US and UK in advising their nationals in Libya to leave immediately
Hamas is violating the 24-hour ceasefire it has announced, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu says
Palestinian militant group Hamas declares Gaza ceasefire after Israel ended earlier truce amid rocket fire from Gaza
At least 36 people killed in Libyan city of Benghazi in clashes between government troops and Islamist militants
Dutch investigators not going to MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine due to security concerns, OSCE monitors say
Israel says it is resuming military operations in Gaza as Hamas militants fire rockets into Israel