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What happend on September 30th 2006

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US nurtures ties with Kazakhstan

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 0:12
related countries: United States United States

US President George W Bush holds talks with the Kazakh president, boosting ties with the oil-producing nation.
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First UN council debate on Burma

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 2:13
related countries: Burma Burma

The UN Security Council hold its first discussion of Burma, which has been under military rule for decades.
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US Senate backs border fence

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 3:47
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

The US Senate approves the building of a fence along the Mexican border designed to keep out illegal migrants.
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F1: Alonso grabs China pole

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 7:07
related countries: China China

Fernando Alonso takes pole position for the Chinese Grand Prix with Michael Schumacher sixth on the grid.
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Suicide bomber strikes in Kabul

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 7:42
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

At least 12 people are killed as a bomber blows himself up outside the Afghan interior ministry in Kabul, officials say.
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Pakistan 'role in Mumbai attacks'

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 10:17
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, India India
related places: Mumbai

Pakistan's intelligence agency helped to plan the Mumbai train attacks which killed 186 people, Indian police say.
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West 'will fail' without Pakistan

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 10:58
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan's President Musharraf warns the West would be "brought to its knees" without his country's support.
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Dinner date with the presidents

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 11:56
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Pakistan Pakistan

Owen Bennett-Jones finds the atmosphere a little frosty at dinner, when President Bush hosts the presidents of Pakistan and Afghanistan.
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Tourists evoke wartime memories

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 12:10
related countries: France France, United Kingdom United Kingdom

British tourists flocking to France bring back memories of another British invasion - as liberators in 1944.
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South Africa's post-apartheid struggle

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 12:19
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Crime rates and poverty are still cause for concern in South Africa, the BBC's Peter Biles reports.
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Brazilian plane missing in Amazon

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 12:49
related countries: Brazil Brazil, Botswana Botswana

The search for a Brazilian jet with at least 150 passengers that disappeared in the Amazon region.
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France's Royal seeks presidency

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 14:25
related countries: France France

Segolene Royal, a popular Socialist, launches her bid to become France's first woman president.
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Pakistan 'role in Mumbai attacks'

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 15:03
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, India India
related places: Mumbai

Pakistan's intelligence agency helped to plan the Mumbai train attacks which killed 186 people, Indian police say.
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Russia suspends Georgia pullout

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 15:32
related countries: Georgia Georgia, Russia Russia

Russia suspends the withdrawal of its forces from Georgia, as tensions between the two countries escalate.
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Wreckage of Brazil flight spotted

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 16:01
related countries: Brazil Brazil, Botswana Botswana

The Brazilian air force finds the wreckage of a passenger plane which disappeared over the Amazon rainforest.
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Kurdish rebels declare ceasefire

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 17:29
related countries: Turkey Turkey

The Kurdistan Workers Party declares a unilateral ceasefire, days after its jailed leader urged a peaceful solution.
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African explorer's body exhumed

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 18:04
related countries: France France, Algeria Algeria, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo
related places: Pierre

The remains of Pierre de Brazza, 19th century French explorer and founder of modern day Congo, are exhumed in Algeria.
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Total curfew in force in Baghdad

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 19:39
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Baghdad

The Iraqi government declares a curfew in the capital, Baghdad, affecting both vehicles and people.
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Zambian race narrows

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 20:35
related countries: Zambia Zambia

Zambia's incumbent president is closing on his main rival as the counting of ballots from Thursday's poll continues.
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Serbia claims Kosovo sovereignty

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 21:55
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

Serbia's parliament approves a new constitution claiming sovereignty over the UN-run province of Kosovo.
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EU-US airline data talks collapse

Saturday 30th of September 2006, 22:49
related countries: United States United States

Talks on sharing airline passenger data between the US and EU states have broken down, the EU says.
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