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Mar 2013
Zambia arrests ex-president over oil deal

World Bulletin / News DeskZambia arrested former President Rupiah Banda for abuse of authority over a Nigerian oil deal, a spokeswoman for the government's investigative team said on Monday.Banda last week appeared before an official panel to answer...

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25
Mar 2013
Muslim homes, mosque burned in Myanmar at weekend

World Bulletin / News DeskMyanmar's government is struggling to contain Buddhist violence against Muslims, that touched the outskirts of the capital, Naypyitaw, at the weekend and forced it to send troops to patrol the streets in the town where the recent...

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25
Mar 2013
Al-Khatip to remain in office for now

World Bulletin / News DeskFree Syrian Army, or FSA, has announced that they would not support the interim government headed by Gassan Hito.FSA spokesman Abdulhamid Zekeriya told AA correspondent that it was impossible for the general staff of FSA to stand...

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25
Mar 2013
Syrian rebels bombard central Damascus

World Bulletin / News DeskSyrian rebels fired dozens of mortar bombs into central Damascus on Monday, hitting a high-security area within a kilometre (less than a mile) of President Bashar al-Assad's residence, residents and a security source said.The...

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25
Mar 2013
Syria's Alkhatib to address Doha meeting despite quitting

World Bulletin / News DeskSyrian opposition figure Moaz Alkhatib said he would address an Arab League meeting in Qatar this week, a day after he announced his resignation as head of the Syrian National Coalition.The Arab summit takes place on Tuesday and...

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25
Mar 2013
At least 13 S.African soldiers dead in C.Africa fighting: Zuma

World Bulletin / News DeskAt least 13 South African soldiers were killed and another 27 wounded in fighting with rebels in Central African Republic, President Jacob Zuma said on Monday."It is a sad moment for our country," Zuma told a media briefing, adding...

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25
Mar 2013
Ankara police raid 20 locations in DHKP/C raids

World Bulletin / News DeskPolice in Ankara are raiding 20 different addresses including headquarters of unions linked with the Revolutionary People's Liberation Party/Front (DHKP/C) as part of an operation find the perpetrators of last week's twin...

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25
Mar 2013
France says to reinforce troops in CAR

World Bulletin / News DeskFrance is sending more troops to the Central African Republic to protect its citizens there after rebels seized the capital Bangui, the French president's office said Sunday.The statement gave no details of troop numbers, but...

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25
Mar 2013
Syrian opposition Alawites call for rebellion in army

World Bulletin / News DeskOpposition activists from Syrian's President Bashar al-Assad's Alawite sect called for his overthrow on Sunday and urged their co-religionists in the army to rebel.In the first meeting of its kind by Alawites who support...

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25
Mar 2013
Free Syrian Army chief severely wounded in car blast: report

World Bulletin / News DeskThe leader of the Free Syrian Army was wounded in a car bomb explosion early on Monday, media outlets in the Arab world says.Al Jazeera reported that Riad al-Asaad, the commander of the rebel force, was severely wounded after an...

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24
Mar 2013
Kerry asks Iraq to stop arms to Syria

World Bulletin / News DeskU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he had told Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki that Iranian flights carrying arms to Syria through Iraqi airpsace were "problematic", during an unannounced visit to Iraq on Sunday."Anything...

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24
Mar 2013
Algerian Okacha replaces Abou Zeid

World Bulletin / News DeskAlgerian Djamel Okacha, also known as Yahia Abu El Hamam, has replaced Abdelhamid Abou Zeid as leader of AQIM in the Sahara region, Algerian Ennahar TV said on Sunday.Abdelhamid Abou Zeid was killed by Chadian soldiers in northern...

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24
Mar 2013
Euro zone bailouts getting harder to agree: policymakers

World Bulletin / News DeskEuro zone bailouts are getting tougher to agree as opposition within creditor nations grows and indebted states struggle to persuade citizens to back austerity, policymakers said on Sunday.At a meeting in Finnish Lapland this weekend,...

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24
Mar 2013
Qatar urges Syrian opposition leader to reconsider resignation

World Bulletin / News DeskQatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani said on Sunday he regretted the resignation of the head of the Syrian opposition and urged him to reconsider the decision."We are very sorry for this, and I hope he reviews...

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24
Mar 2013
Turkish deputy premier calls for single fiscal policy for eurozone

World Bulletin / News DeskTurkey's deputy prime minister has urged eurozone members to adopt a single fiscal policy and a strong banking policy framework."A single monetary policy in macroeconomic management and 17 different fiscal policies cannot co-exist....

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24
Mar 2013
Rebels surrender to U.N. following Congo attack

World Bulletin / News DeskNearly 250 rebels who attacked a military camp and the provincial governor's office in Democratic Republic of Congo's southern mining hub of Lubumbashi on Saturday have surrendered, the country's U.N. peacekeeping...

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24
Mar 2013
Turkey's PM says Israeli ties not to be normalized unles promises met

World Bulletin / News DeskTurkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said normalization with Israel will not happen unless Israel holds up with its end of the deal and implements what it promised.“When implementation [of Israel promises] takes...

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24
Mar 2013
CAR rebels say want transition to elections

World Bulletin / News DeskThe Seleka rebel coalition wants to organise a transition towards democratic elections in Central African Republic, a spokesman said on Sunday, after it seized the capital Bangui and toppled President Francois Bozize."With the taking...

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24
Mar 2013
France says no plans to send more troops to CAR

World Bulletin / News DeskFrance has no plans to send more troops to the Central African Republic following rebels' seizure of the capital Bangui, a French Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Sunday.The ministry is also urging its citizens in the country...

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24
Mar 2013
Abbas may accompany Turkey's Erdoğan in Gaza visit

World Bulletin / News DeskPalestinian President Mahmoud Abbas may accompany Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in his planned visit to Gaza next month, a Palestinian official said on Sunday."I believe if Erdoğan comes to Gaza, he may accompany...

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24
Mar 2013
Rebels, Malian army clash for second day in Gao

World Bulletin / News DeskFierce fighting between rebels and Malian and French forces raged for a second day in the northern Malian town of Gao on Sunday, residents said.The rebels attacked the north's largest town just days after French President Francois...

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24
Mar 2013
Arab League to hand over Syria's seat to opposition

World Bulletin / News DeskArab League foreign ministers agreed on Sunday to hand over Syria's seat to the National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces.Speaking to the Anadolu Agency, Oman's permanent representative to the Arab...

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24
Mar 2013
Six South African soldiers dead in C.African Republic

World Bulletin / News DeskAt least six South African soldiers were killed in Central African Republic in clashes with rebels who seized the capital Bangui on Sunday and overthrew President Francois Bozize, a Reuters witness said."I saw the bodies of six South...

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24
Mar 2013
Arab League says Syrian opposition to attend summit

World Bulletin / News DeskLeaders of Syria's main opposition group will attend an Arab League summit this week, the Qatari prime minister said on Sunday, looking for more support for the armed uprising against President Bashar al-Assad.The Arab League...

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