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What happend on June 23rd 2007

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Germany raises EU treaty pressure

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 0:50
related countries: Poland Poland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Germany threatens to sideline Poland, as intensive talks fail to break a deadlock over the new EU treaty.
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EU leaders agree on reform treaty

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 7:53
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

European Union leaders reach agreement on a new treaty for the bloc after two days of tough talks in Brussels.
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Football: Henry to join Barcelona

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 9:41
related countries: Spain Spain

Arsenal confirm they have reached an agreement with Barcelona for the transfer of striker Thierry Henry.
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Unesco to decide heritage sites

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 9:49
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

The UN's cultural body meets in New Zealand to decide which sites should be given World Heritage status.
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Symbols to fear in Gaza

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 11:09
related countries: West Bank West Bank

For those in Gaza, the colour yellow and the number four have never played a more significant role, Paul Adams reports from the West Bank.
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Chirac spurns scandal probe

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 11:29
related countries: France France

Ex-French President Jacques Chirac refuses to be questioned on an alleged plot to discredit his successor.
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Pakistan students free hostages

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 12:41
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Islamabad

Pakistani religious students free nine hostages, including foreign women, they accuse of prostitution.
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London Exchange buys Borsa

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 12:46
related countries: Italy Italy, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Milan

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) confirms it is buying its Italian equivalent, Milan's Borsa Italiana, for more than 1.5bn euros.
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Live score - France v New Zealand

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 12:50
related countries: France France, New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Paris

Latest scores from Saturday's international in Paris.
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Live score - Australia v S Africa

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 12:50
related countries: South Africa South Africa, Australia Australia
related places: Brisbane

Winless Australia aim to stop unbeaten South Africa sealing the Tri-Nations title with victory in Brisbane.
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Live score - Australia v S Africa

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 12:50
related countries: Australia Australia, New Zealand New Zealand

Winless Australia aim to stop unbeaten South Africa sealing the Tri-Nations title with victory in Brisbane.
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Release date set for Paris Hilton

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 13:15
related countries: France France

Celebrity heiress Paris Hilton is to leave jail on Tuesday after almost three-and-a-half weeks behind bars.
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N Korea reactor 'shut in weeks'

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 13:48
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

North Korea agrees to shut its Yongbyon nuclear reactor within three weeks, US envoy Christopher Hill says.
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Rain and floods kill 45 in India

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 14:10
related countries: India India

Heavy rain and floods kill at least 45 people in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
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Beijing loyalist joins HK cabinet

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 14:31
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Beijing

Leading pro-Beijing figure Tsang Tak-sing is appointed to the Hong Kong government in a new Cabinet.
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Troops die in Lebanon clash

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 14:36
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Lebanese soldiers die in fighting with Islamist rebels in a Palestinian refugee camp, despite a declared victory.
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Karzai angry over West's tactics

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 15:42
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

President Hamid Karzai says Western troops' failure to co-ordinate with Afghans is causing civilian casualties.
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Iraq attacks kill seven US troops

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 16:05
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

At least seven US soldiers are killed in roadside explosions and attacks in Iraq, officials say.
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Zambia talks on new constitution

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 16:53
related countries: Zambia Zambia

President Mwanawasa of Zambia meets the opposition leader amid tensions over a new draft constitution.
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Foreign oil workers shot in Yemen

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 18:37
related countries: Yemen Yemen

A security guard opens fire on oil workers in Yemen, wounding two Britons and killing at least one other man.
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Saudi 'virtue police' trial delay

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 18:44
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

A trial involving members of Saudi Arabia's feared religious police over the death of a man is delayed, reports say.
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Karachi storms kill dozens

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 19:04
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Karachi

Storms in and around the Pakistani city of Karachi lead to the deaths of at least 36 people, officials say.
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EU-Iranian talks 'constructive'

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 22:10
related countries: Iran Iran

The EU's foreign policy chief hails as "constructive" talks with Iran's top nuclear negotiator.
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Nigeria's unions end fuel strike

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 22:23
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigeria's trade unions call off a four-day general strike over a rise in petrol prices, after talks with the government.
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Foreign hostages freed in Nigeria

Saturday 23rd of June 2007, 23:04
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Four foreign hostages are freed unharmed in oil-rich southern Nigeria, after several weeks in captivity.
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