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Taliban chief 'probably killed' in raid

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 15:58
The leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansour is likely to have been killed in a US air strike on the Afghan-Pakistani border, officials say.
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Tajiks vote on religious party ban

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 12:53
The people of mainly Muslim Tajikistan vote on banning religion-based parties, in a poll likely to strengthen the president's power.
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VIDEO: Fatal protests in Baghdad Green Zone

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 12:32
Protesters from Sadr City have breached Baghdad's Green Zone for the second time in three weeks.
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Solar Impulse aeroplane reaches Ohio

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 11:46
The zero-fuel aeroplane, Solar Impulse, has landed in Dayton, Ohio, after flying from Oklahoma on the latest leg of its round-the-world journey.
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Violent protests during Chile speech

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 08:59
Violent protests break out in Chile during the annual state-of-the-nation address by President Michelle Bachelet.
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Exaggerator wins Preakness Stakes

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 08:19
Exaggerator wins the Preakness Stakes in Baltimore, shattering the dream of a US Triple Crown for Nyquist.
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Why Nigeria was quick to trumpet the Chibok rescue

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:24
Why Nigeria was quick to trumpet the first Chibok release
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Fusing sounds across the Sahara

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:09
A guide to what's hot in North African music
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The beautiful flower with an ugly past

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:05
The beautiful flower with an ugly past
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India-Iran relations: Why Bollywood is our common language

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:03
Another side to Indian-Iranian relations
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Japan artist's beautiful macabre tattoos

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:01
The macabre Japanese tattoo artist making waves
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VIDEO: Turkey divided as new PM to be anointed

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:52
As the AK Party meets to confirm President Erdogan's choice as new PM, Turkish voters tell the BBC their views.
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Top US commander on secret Syria visit

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:49
The top US commander for the Middle East secretly visited northern Syria on Saturday, officials say, to meet Arab and Kurdish rebel forces.
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Man Utd to name Mourinho as manager

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 05:59
Manchester United are ready to replace manager Louis van Gaal with former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, despite their FA Cup win.
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VIDEO: MEPs make Greece migrant camp visit

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 05:10
Ten members of the European Parliament visit Greece to see how the deal between the European Union and Turkey has led to a dramatic reduction in new migrants.
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Half a million flee Bangladesh cyclone

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 04:28
A cyclone batters coastal areas of Bangladesh, forcing half a million people to flee their homes and leaving at least 24 dead.
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VIDEO: Diners survive restaurant drive-through

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 04:08
Four diners escaped serious injury when a car ploughed into a Shanghai restaurant.
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MH17 victims' families sue Putin

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 04:01
Families of victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight shot down over eastern Ukraine file a compensation claim against Russia and President Vladimir Putin.
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Gay pair held after kissing win suit

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 00:53
A lesbian couple who were wrongfully arrested and jailed after kissing are awarded thousands of US dollars in damages by a court in Hawaii.
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First images of EgyptAir debris released

BBC World News - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 00:44
The Egyptian military releases images of life vests and other items found during the search for missing EgyptAir flight MS804.
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