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What happend on April 14th 2007

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G7 ministers confident on growth

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 0:03
related countries: United States United States

G7 finance chiefs meeting in the US say they remain confident about world growth prospects.
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Israel 'human shield' suspension

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 0:35
related countries: Israel Israel, West Bank West Bank

The Israeli army says it has suspended a commander after his unit allegedly used human shields in a West Bank raid.
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US 'expects Wolfowitz to stay on'

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 1:01
related countries: United States United States

The US says it expects World Bank president Paul Wolfowitz to stay despite criticism of his behaviour.
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Putin opponents step up pressure

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 1:45
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Opponents of Russia's president ready for Moscow march, a day after a key rival called for a 'revolution'.
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US sex-abstinence questioned

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 3:04
related countries: United States United States

Pupils attending abstinence classes are no more likely to abstain from sex than those who do not, a study finds.
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N Korea reaches nuclear deadline

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 3:40
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

The US expresses concern as the deadline is reached for the closure of a North Korean nuclear reactor.
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UN bid to break Lebanon deadlock

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 4:58
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

The UN steps up efforts to break a deadlock over a tribunal for the suspected killers of the ex-Lebanese PM.
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French captives 'appear on video'

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 8:08
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, France France

Video footage appears of two French aid workers kidnapped in Afghanistan apparently pleading for their lives.
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UN's 30-year quest for Lebanon peace

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 11:02
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

In southern Lebanon's volatile border zone, UN troops continue to work to build peace, the BBC's Paul Adams reports.
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F1: Massa claims pole

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 12:06
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda, Bahrain Bahrain

Felipe Massa takes pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix after a head to head battle with English rookie Lewis Hamilton.
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Suicide bomber hits Afghan police

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 13:09
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

A suicide bomber blows himself up at a police station in east Afghanistan, killing at least eight people, police say.
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Secular rally targets Turkish PM

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 14:34
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Ankara

Some 300,000 rally in Ankara in support of secularism and against Turkey's PM standing for president.
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Suicide attack on Iraqi holy city

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 15:00
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Karbala'

At least 36 people die and dozens are injured in a suicide car bomb attack in the Iraqi holy city of Karbala.
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Prince William and girlfriend split

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 16:15
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Britain's Prince William splits from girlfriend Kate Middleton, reportedly owing to media pressure.
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Union calls for BBC man's release

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 17:05
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's National Union of Journalists (NUJ) condemns the abduction of Alan Johnston in Gaza.
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New suicide attacks hit Morocco

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 17:36
related countries: Morocco Morocco
related places: Casablanca

Two suicide bombers set off explosives in Casablanca, days after similar incidents, Moroccan officials say.
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Kasparov arrested at rally

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 19:52
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Russian opposition figure Garry Kasparov is briefly detained and fined for trying to lead a banned anti-Kremlin rally.
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Chicago joins 2016 Olympic race

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 20:37
related countries: United States United States
related places: Los Angeles, Chicago

Chicago sees off Los Angeles to become the US Olympic Committee's chosen venue for the 2016 Summer Games.
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US urges N Korea to shut reactor

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 21:02
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

The US urges North Korea to seal its nuclear reactor, as Pyongyang misses a key deadline to close the plant.
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Uganda rebels sign new ceasefire

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 21:12
related countries: Uganda Uganda

Feared Ugandan Lord's Resistance Army rebels sign a new truce with the government.
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Kiwis cruise past sloppy SA

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 21:25
related countries: South Africa South Africa, New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand confirm their World Cup semi-final spot with a professional five-wicket win over South Africa.
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German army in 'racist video' row

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 22:05
related countries: Germany Germany

German TV shows an army instructor telling recruits to imagine firing at African Americans in New York.
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US 'will keep Iranian detainees'

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 22:33
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Iran Iran, United States United States
related places: Tehran

The US will continue holding five Iranians captured in Iraq despite protests from Tehran, US media report.
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Confusion mars Nigeria election

Saturday 14th of April 2007, 22:48
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigerians face long waits and sporadic violence in state elections, a key test ahead of presidential polls.
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