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What happend on July 13th 2007

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Hariri panel 'has found suspects'

Friday 13th of July 2007, 1:30
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

The panel investigating the murder of Lebanese ex-PM Rafik Hariri has identified suspects, investigators say.
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Walgreens to settle race lawsuit

Friday 13th of July 2007, 3:36
related countries: United States United States

Walgreens, the largest US pharmacy chain, agrees to pay $20m in a discrimination suit brought by black workers.
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US House votes for troop pullout

Friday 13th of July 2007, 3:48
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

President Bush comes under more pressure as the US House of Representatives sets an Iraq pullout deadline.
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US catches Beckham fever

Friday 13th of July 2007, 4:21
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles, United States United States
related places: Los Angeles, Victoria

David Beckham and his wife Victoria get star treatment as they arrive in LA to begin their new lives in the US.
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F1: Spy row threat over Hamilton

Friday 13th of July 2007, 5:54
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton's F1 title bid could be under threat after his McLaren team are charged with breaking the sport's rules.
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UN 'smuggled gold' in the DRC

Friday 13th of July 2007, 6:31
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

A UN inquiry finds that Pakistani peacekeepers in DR Congo were involved in gold smuggling.
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Peacekeeper 'smuggled gold'

Friday 13th of July 2007, 6:31
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

A UN inquiry confirms that a Pakistani peacekeeper was involved in smuggling gold in DR Congo.
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UK hints at foreign policy shift

Friday 13th of July 2007, 6:33
related countries: Isle of Man Isle of Man, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

British minister Douglas Alexander signals a change in foreign policy in a speech in the US.
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Mexico migrants locked in lorry

Friday 13th of July 2007, 6:45
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

Mexican police find 81 illegal migrants locked inside an abandoned lorry near the US border.
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Haneef detention not extended

Friday 13th of July 2007, 8:22
related countries: Aruba Aruba, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Australian police choose not to extend the detention of a man held over failed bomb attacks in the UK.
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Afghan police 'under-equipped'

Friday 13th of July 2007, 8:53
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

A senior US army officer in Afghanistan says that only about 40% of the police force is properly equipped.
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N Korea's military seeks US talks

Friday 13th of July 2007, 9:19
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Pyongyang

North Korea's military calls for direct talks with the US, as UN nuclear inspectors head to Pyongyang.
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China army ups food checks

Friday 13th of July 2007, 9:19
related countries: China China

China's military increases food safety supervision due to fears that poor products could harm combat capacity.
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Spain seizes ship in treasure row

Friday 13th of July 2007, 9:52
related countries: United States United States, Spain Spain

Spain's Civil Guard seizes a boat operated by a US company amid a row over treasure from a shipwreck.
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French hopes over Libya medics

Friday 13th of July 2007, 10:16
related countries: Libya Libya, France France, Bulgaria Bulgaria

France believes the Bulgarian medics sentenced to death for infecting Libyan children with HIV can be saved.
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Support for Japan PM 'at new low'

Friday 13th of July 2007, 10:36
related countries: Japan Japan

Support for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe falls to its lowest level yet, a new poll shows.
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Court approves ABN's LaSalle sale

Friday 13th of July 2007, 10:53
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands
related places: America

The Dutch Supreme Court rules that ABN Amro's sale of its LaSalle unit to Bank of America is lawful.
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First rally for new Israel party

Friday 13th of July 2007, 10:57
related countries: Israel Israel, Russia Russia

A new Israeli political party launched by a Russian-born billionaire holds its first rally at a Jerusalem hotel.
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'Many die' in landslide in Nepal

Friday 13th of July 2007, 11:34
related countries: Nepal Nepal

At least 21 people are killed in a landslide in western Nepal caused by heavy rains, officials say.
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Mix-up over envoy summons

Friday 13th of July 2007, 12:14
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, Spain Spain

Nigerian MPs cancel plans for the Spanish ambassador to give evidence over the death of a migrant being deported.
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'Indian register' for pregnancies

Friday 13th of July 2007, 12:38
related countries: India India

All pregnant women should officially register and get permission if they want an abortion, a minister says.
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French gendarme shoots children

Friday 13th of July 2007, 13:02
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

A French gendarme kills his two children and a colleague before shooting himself in Paris, officials say.
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Nigeria charges ex-governors

Friday 13th of July 2007, 13:19
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Abuja

Two former Nigerian governors are charged in an Abuja court for alleged corruption and money laundering.
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US retail sales fall unexpectedly

Friday 13th of July 2007, 13:30
related countries: United States United States
related places: June

US retail sales slide in June by the biggest amount in almost two years, sparking fears about growth.
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Mosque protests across Pakistan

Friday 13th of July 2007, 13:34
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Islamabad

Protests take place across Pakistan against the government's decision to storm the Red Mosque.
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UN hails Iran nuclear agreement

Friday 13th of July 2007, 14:02
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran and the UN's nuclear watchdog agree to new inspections at a key site and hail a framework for talks.
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Brazil orders Berezovsky arrest

Friday 13th of July 2007, 14:18
related countries: Russia Russia, Botswana Botswana

A Brazilian judge orders the arrest of Russian tycoon Boris Berezovsky over allegations of football money-laundering.
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Militants in first Nigeria talks

Friday 13th of July 2007, 14:37
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

A prominent militant leader tells Nigeria's vice-president he will try to help end violence in the oil region.
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Gunmen free Nigerian chief's son

Friday 13th of July 2007, 15:41
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

The two-year-old son of a Nigerian chief is freed, as oil militants hold talks with the government.
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TB man faces passenger lawsuit

Friday 13th of July 2007, 15:41
related countries: United States United States

A US TB patient who sparked a health scare by flying while ill is to be sued by fellow passengers who say he put them at risk.
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NY Times reporter killed in Iraq

Friday 13th of July 2007, 16:24
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Baghdad

A New York Times reporter is shot dead in Baghdad, the day after two Reuters employees were killed.
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Czech castration raises worries

Friday 13th of July 2007, 17:13
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic

A European watchdog expresses concern about the treatment of sex offenders in the Czech Republic.
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Sudan 'resumes Darfur bombing'

Friday 13th of July 2007, 17:24
related countries: Sudan Sudan, United States United States
related places: Darfur

Sudan's government is once more bombing the troubled western region of Darfur, a US envoy says.
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Senate doubles Bin Laden reward

Friday 13th of July 2007, 17:45
related countries: United States United States

The US Senate votes to double the reward for the death or capture of Osama Bin Laden to $50m.
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Boonen wins Tour sixth stage

Friday 13th of July 2007, 17:50
related countries: France France

Tom Boonen sprints to victory after Bradley Wiggins had led stage six of the Tour de France for over 180 kilometres.
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India in climate change move

Friday 13th of July 2007, 17:56
related countries: India India

India takes the first steps towards developing a national plan that will combat the effects of climate change.
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Israel army holds Shalit suspect

Friday 13th of July 2007, 18:36
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel says it has arrested a Palestinian man suspected of involvement in the capture of missing soldier Gilad Shalit.
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Pygmies housed in Congo zoo

Friday 13th of July 2007, 19:18
related countries: Republic of the Congo Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo
related places: Brazzaville

A Pan-African music festival is criticized for housing pygmy musicians in a tent in Brazzaville zoo.
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Argentine court overturns pardon

Friday 13th of July 2007, 19:45
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Argentina's Supreme Court revokes a pardon granted to a former general accused of human rights abuses.
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US police 'foil high school plot'

Friday 13th of July 2007, 22:53
related countries: United States United States
related places: Long Island, Columbine

Long Island teenagers were planning a high school massacre similar to Columbine, police say.
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Indian doctor charge over UK plot

Friday 13th of July 2007, 23:02
related countries: India India, Aruba Aruba, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London, Glasgow

Australian police charge an Indian doctor for his alleged involvement with attempted bombings in London and Glasgow.
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