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Vietnam probes possible debris from missing Malaysia plane

2 hours ago   The BBC’s John Sudworth: “Family members have been told to prepare for the worst”  Vietnamese navy planes have spotted what could ...

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Search continues for missing plane

The search is continuing for a Malaysia Airlines plane that has been missing for more than 24 hours. Marine rescue teams worked through the night ...

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US warns Russia not to annex Crimea

The US has warned Russia that any moves to annex Crimea would close the door to diplomacy. US Secretary of State John Kerry told Russian ...

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Malaysia Airlines plane vanishes

The aircraft never made it to Chinese airspace as John Sudworth reports from Beijing International Airport A search is under way in waters between Malaysia ...

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Russia warns US against sanctions

“The sense of violence and menace is growing”, reports John Simpson in Crimea Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has warned the US not to take ...

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Pistorius cheated on me, says ex-girlfriend

An ex-girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius broke down in court today as she described how the athlete cheated ...

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Ukraine standoff: US and EU impose sanctions on Russia, condemn Crimea referendum

Barack Obama and his EU allies unveiled a coordinated set of sanctions on Thursday to punish Russia for occupying the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea, ...

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Niger extradites Gaddafi’s son to Libya

Niger has extradited Muammar Gaddafi’s son Saadi to the Libyan capital Tripoli, the Libyan government has said. The third son of the former Libyan leader is ...

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Pistorius trial: Oscar sobs in court as neighbour describes Reeva’s death

Oscar Pistorius broke down in court yesterday as a neighbour described the moments he tried to save his mortally wounded girlfriend. Prosecution witness Johan Stipp ...

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NATO to suspend cooperation with Russia over Ukraine crisis

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) has announced a full review of its co-operation with Russia to try to pressure Moscow into backing down on ...

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