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04 Jul 2015 02:42

Rival rallies in Greece, PM sees slipping support for vote

Police said 25,000 people had gathered for the pro-government demonstration urging a 'No' vote in Sunday's plebiscite, while 20,000 for a 'Yes' outcome yelled pro-European slogans just 800 metres away, separated by police with riot shields.

  • 03 Jul 2015 22:20

    A week after Kuwait bombing, Sunnis and Shi'ites pray together for unity

    Hundreds of Shi'ite and Sunni Muslims prayed for national unity at Kuwait's grand mosque on Friday, vowing to block any attempt to stir sectarian division a week after an Islamic State staged the country's deadliest militant attack.

  • 03 Jul 2015 21:50

    Dutch seek UN tribunal to prosecute downing of Malaysian plane

    The Dutch government is lobbying its political allies for the establishment of a U.N. tribunal to prosecute suspects in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane over territory held by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine a year ago, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday.

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