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What happend on November 10th 2006

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Mubarak warns on Saddam execution

Friday 10th of November 2006, 0:08
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Egypt Egypt
related places: Saddam

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak says sectarian divisions in Iraq will deepen if Saddam Hussein is executed.
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Lawmakers face arrest in Colombia

Friday 10th of November 2006, 3:29
related countries: Colombia Colombia

A Colombian court orders the arrest of three congressmen over alleged ties to a right-wing paramilitary group.
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Further sea clashes off Sri Lanka

Friday 10th of November 2006, 4:35
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

The Sri Lankan navy says it has sunk two Tamil Tiger boats, killing a number of rebels, in fresh sea clashes.
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US Democrats hail return to power

Friday 10th of November 2006, 5:44
related countries: United States United States

Democrats celebrate after being confirmed as the majority party in both houses of the US Congress.
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Cricket: England thrashed

Friday 10th of November 2006, 6:12
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England lose by 166 runs to the Prime Minister's XI in the first game of their tour of Australia.
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Next UN chief pledges reform

Friday 10th of November 2006, 6:22
related countries: North Korea North Korea

The UN secretary general-elect, Ban Ki-moon, pledges reform of the body and progress on North Korea.
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Delhi plotter files a mercy plea

Friday 10th of November 2006, 6:34
related countries: India India

A man facing execution for his role in a 2001 attack on India's parliament appeals to the president to spare his life.
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Kenya corruption 'fuels' UK drugs

Friday 10th of November 2006, 6:42
related countries: Kenya Kenya, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British foreign office minister says corruption in Kenya is leading to drugs being imported and sold on UK streets.
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New recall bill tabled in Taiwan

Friday 10th of November 2006, 6:44
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan

Legislators in Taiwan set the date for a third vote on a recall motion aimed at ousting President Chen Shui-bian.
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Proton talks with foreign firms

Friday 10th of November 2006, 7:13
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Shares in Malaysian carmaker Proton climb 20% after it reveals it is in talks to sell a stake to a foreign car firm.
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UN aid chief willing to meet Kony

Friday 10th of November 2006, 9:38
related countries: Uganda Uganda

United Nations aid chief Jan Egeland says he would meet Uganda's rebel leader, if abducted children are freed.
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Mexico City passes gay union law

Friday 10th of November 2006, 9:39
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Mexico City's assembly backs a law recognising same-sex civil unions, the first such move in the country's history.
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Kenya corruption 'threatening UK'

Friday 10th of November 2006, 9:44
related countries: Kenya Kenya, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Corruption in Kenya is increasing the UK's exposure to drug trafficking and terrorism, a UK minister says.
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MI5 tracking '30 UK terror plots'

Friday 10th of November 2006, 10:46
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

MI5 knows of 30 terror plots and is keeping 1,600 individuals under surveillance, says the service's chief.
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Vietnam court jails US citizens

Friday 10th of November 2006, 10:57
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam, United States United States

Three Americans and four Vietnamese are jailed for 15 months after Vietnam accuses them of terrorism.
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Aid group quits Darfur amid row

Friday 10th of November 2006, 12:24
related countries: Norway Norway, Sudan Sudan

A Norwegian aid agency is to close its operations in Sudan's war-torn Darfur region, citing government interference.
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Iraqi official: War dead 100,000

Friday 10th of November 2006, 12:27
related countries: Iraq Iraq

An Iraqi minister says more than 100,000 people have died in the war, more than other official figures.
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UN urged to act over Afghanistan

Friday 10th of November 2006, 12:28
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Human Rights Watch urges the UN to address the deteriorating security situation in Afghanistan.
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Kashmir grenade attack kills five

Friday 10th of November 2006, 14:31
related countries: India India

At least five people are killed in a grenade attack close to a mosque in Indian-administered Kashmir, police say.
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Iran warning over UN resolution

Friday 10th of November 2006, 14:56
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran's nuclear negotiator says they will review ties with the UN's nuclear watchdog if the UN approves sanctions.
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'Iraq al-Qaeda' welcomes US poll

Friday 10th of November 2006, 16:22
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

A statement purportedly from the leader of al-Qaeda in Iraq hails the Republicans' losses in US mid-term polls.
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Sri Lankan MP killed in Colombo

Friday 10th of November 2006, 16:48
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
related places: Colombo

A pro-Tamil Tiger politician dies in hospital after being shot by unidentified gunmen in the Sri Lankan capital.
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Blair backs MI5 terrorism warning

Friday 10th of November 2006, 16:55
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Tony Blair backs a warning from MI5's chief that Britain faces the threat of multiple terror plots.
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Kabila leads DR Congo vote count

Friday 10th of November 2006, 17:01
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

DR Congo President Kabila has a strong lead over his rival, with most votes counted from the presidential run-off.
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UN delays Kosovo report

Friday 10th of November 2006, 17:02
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

The UN postpones a key report on the future status of Kosovo until after Serbia's 21 January election.
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Jerusalem holds gay pride rally

Friday 10th of November 2006, 18:46
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli gay protesters gather in Jerusalem for a rally despite objections from the city's religious communities.
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Poland criticised over CIA probe

Friday 10th of November 2006, 18:52
related countries: Poland Poland

A delegation of MEPs criticises Poland for not co-operating with a probe into alleged CIA secret prisons in Europe.
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France's oldest WWI veteran dies

Friday 10th of November 2006, 19:19
related countries: France France

France's oldest World War I veteran, Maurice Floquet, dies at the age of 111, the veterans' association says.
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French sportsman guilty of murder

Friday 10th of November 2006, 20:14
related countries: France France

Former French rugby captain Marc Cecillon gets a 20-year jail term for murdering his wife at a party.
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Zambian mine sparks water scare

Friday 10th of November 2006, 20:42
related countries: Zambia Zambia

Zambia tells its largest copper mine to halt a key part of production after a spill pollutes water supplies.
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Israel minister in Iran warning

Friday 10th of November 2006, 21:02
related countries: Israel Israel, Iran Iran

Israel's deputy defence minister says Israel could attack Iran's nuclear programme as a "last resort".
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China village fury at 'land grab'

Friday 10th of November 2006, 21:35
related countries: China China

Thousands of Chinese villagers clash with police after a blockade protest over alleged illegal land grabs.
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'Spider Girl' gang held in Chile

Friday 10th of November 2006, 22:16
related countries: Chile Chile

Members of a teenage female burglary gang known as the Spider Girls are arrested by Chilean police.
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Tennis: Sharapova's winning run

Friday 10th of November 2006, 22:26
related countries: Russia Russia

Maria Sharapova thrashes Russian compatriot Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1 6-4 at the WTA Championships to claim a 19th straight win.
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US army moots Iraq changes

Friday 10th of November 2006, 23:24
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

US military leaders are set to recommend changes in strategy on Iraq, America's top military officer says.
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Bush to back US envoy to UN

Friday 10th of November 2006, 23:31
related countries: United States United States

The White House vows to seek confirmation of US envoy to the UN, John Bolton, in the Democrat-held Senate.
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