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What happend on November 6th 2009

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Aiming for riches

Friday 6th of November 2009, 0:35
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Why 10,000 Ugandans have gone to Iraq
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Southern war

Friday 6th of November 2009, 0:42
related countries: Thailand Thailand

The Thai civilians being armed to defend their homes
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Secularism 'means fall in births'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 1:09
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Europe faces a population crisis because of attacks on religion by secularists, the UK's chief rabbi suggests.
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Stalled engine

Friday 6th of November 2009, 2:33
related countries: Germany Germany

Has GM dealt German carmaker Opel a fatal blow?
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Zelaya unhappy with Honduras delay

Friday 6th of November 2009, 5:06
related countries: Honduras Honduras

Ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya accuses the interim government of failing to stick to a deal to end the crisis.
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US hits China pipes with tariffs

Friday 6th of November 2009, 5:11
related countries: United States United States, China China

The United States imposes high anti-dumping tariffs on Chinese pipes as trade disputes mar the run-up to a bilateral summit.
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Cambodia tit-for-tat over Thaksin

Friday 6th of November 2009, 5:23
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Cambodia recalls its ambassador from Thailand in tit-for-tat dispute over sanctuary offer to former Thai PM Thaksin.
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Burmese army targets India rebels

Friday 6th of November 2009, 5:25
related countries: India India, Burma Burma
related places: Naga

Burmese troops attack a base of Naga separatists in the country's northwest, Indian military officials say.
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Pakistan army officer 'attacked'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 7:14
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Islamabad

A Pakistan army officer and his driver are seriously injured in a shooting incident in the capital, Islamabad.
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Japan hosts Mekong River leaders

Friday 6th of November 2009, 7:51
related countries: Japan Japan, China China

Japan hosts the leaders of five Asian nations that share the Mekong River amid growing Chinese influence in the region.
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A world of walls

Friday 6th of November 2009, 8:18
related countries: Germany Germany

Barriers still divide, 20 years after fall of Berlin Wall
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Three hurt in rare Japan shooting

Friday 6th of November 2009, 8:22
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Tokyo, Yokohama

A gunman in Japan has killed himself after wounding three people in Yokohama, outside Tokyo, police say.
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U2's Berlin wall gig to be held... behind a wall

Friday 6th of November 2009, 8:41
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Berlin

A U2 concert marking the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall runs into controversy - after they build a wall around the venue.
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Deadly shootings at US army base

Friday 6th of November 2009, 9:26
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas

A US major kills 13 people at Fort Hood military base in Texas, amid reports he did not want to be sent to Iraq or Afghanistan.
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Woods and Watney share China lead

Friday 6th of November 2009, 9:55
related countries: United States United States, China China
related places: Shanghai

Tiger Woods birdies the last hole to share the lead with fellow American Nick Watney after two days of the Champions tournament in Shanghai.
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Leftover Beijing Olympics condoms to be auctioned

Friday 6th of November 2009, 10:01
related countries: China China

Some 5,000 of the condoms distributed to Olympics athletes at the Beijing Games are to be auctioned off.
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Australia raises growth forecasts

Friday 6th of November 2009, 10:04
related countries: Australia Australia

The Reserve Bank of Australia says the country is growing faster than it had expected.
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Babies 'cry in mother's tongue'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 10:38
related countries: Germany Germany

German researchers say babies begin to pick up the nuances of their parents' accents while still in the womb.
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Biswas on India

Friday 6th of November 2009, 11:05
related countries: India India

IPL must prove cricket can be run well
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Key Pakistan Taliban town 'falls'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 11:53
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Ladha, Taliban

Pakistani forces capture the strategically important town of Ladha in ongoing clashes in South Waziristan, officials say.
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SA mercenaries 'do not face jail'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 11:55
related countries: Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea

Four South Africans convicted over an Equatorial Guinea coup plot will not be re-arrested when they return home, officials say.
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Pieces of history

Friday 6th of November 2009, 11:57
related countries: Germany Germany

Where to find fragments of the Berlin Wall
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Israel rejects UN report approval

Friday 6th of November 2009, 12:04
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel rejects the UN resolution calling for an investigation into suspected Gaza war crimes.
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China hosts anti-piracy meeting

Friday 6th of November 2009, 13:04
related countries: Somalia Somalia, China China

China hosts an international conference to co-ordinate anti-piracy escorts for cargo vessels in the Gulf of Aden off Somalia.
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Niger-Nigeria 'blockade' mystery

Friday 6th of November 2009, 13:21
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, Niger Niger

Nigeria is blocking Niger from importing goods, Niger's foreign affairs ministry confirms, but a reason is still unclear.
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Charles tribute to Canada troops

Friday 6th of November 2009, 13:52
related countries: Canada Canada, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Prince of Wales praises Canada's armed forces for their courage on the latest leg of his 11-day tour of the country.
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Spain resists deal with pirates

Friday 6th of November 2009, 14:23
related countries: Somalia Somalia, Spain Spain

Spain resists pressure to free two Somalis accused of piracy in exchange for Spanish sailors held in Somalia.
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Saudi planes 'not bombing Yemen'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 14:49
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, Yemen Yemen

Saudi Arabian jets have only attacked Yemeni rebels on Saudi soil the state news agency says, contradicting earlier reports.
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S Korean woman passes driving test exam on 950th attempt

Friday 6th of November 2009, 15:34
related countries: North Korea North Korea

A South Korean woman is celebrating after passing the written exam for a driving licence - on her 950th attempt.
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Brown warns Karzai on corruption

Friday 6th of November 2009, 15:35
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK will not be "deterred, dissuaded or diverted" from its Afghan mission, despite risks to troops, PM Gordon Brown says.
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Somali adulterer stoned to death

Friday 6th of November 2009, 15:47
related countries: Somalia Somalia

Islamists in Somalia stone a man to death for adultery but spare his pregnant girlfriend until she gives birth.
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Israeli concern over Abbas move

Friday 6th of November 2009, 15:55
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli officials express concern for peace efforts over the decision by Mahmoud Abbas not to seek re-election.
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People power

Friday 6th of November 2009, 16:01
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Indonesia confronts a growing corruption scandal
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US gunman 'faced Afghan posting'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 16:03
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas

A US major accused of killing 13 people at an army base was due to go to Afghanistan, apparently against his wishes.
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Paraguay leader sacks army head

Friday 6th of November 2009, 16:38
related countries: Paraguay Paraguay

Paraguay's president sacks the head of the armed forces, warning officers were plotting a coup against him.
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Turkey defends Sudan leader visit

Friday 6th of November 2009, 17:23
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Sudan Sudan

President Abdullah Gul criticises the EU after it asks Turkey to reconsider an invitation to Sudan's president.
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US jobless rate rises to over 10%

Friday 6th of November 2009, 17:47
related countries: United States United States

The US economy lost 190,000 jobs in October, taking the jobless rate above 10% for the first time since 1983.
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DR Congo army 'used aid as bait'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 17:51
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

The DR Congo army has been using measles vaccination clinics as "bait" to attack civilians, an aid agency says.
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Nato soldiers 'believed drowned'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 18:19
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Two US soldiers originally thought missing in Afghanistan are believed to have drowned, officials say.
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Haye and Valuev ready for battle

Friday 6th of November 2009, 18:39
related countries: Russia Russia

David Haye will be giving away 7st to Nikolay Valuev when they meet for the Russian's WBA heavyweight crown in Nuremberg on Saturday.
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Deal over Honduran crisis 'dead'

Friday 6th of November 2009, 21:43
related countries: Honduras Honduras

Ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya says a deal to resolve the country's political crisis is "dead".
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One dead in Orlando office attack

Friday 6th of November 2009, 21:46
related countries: United States United States
related places: Orlando

Police in the US city of Orlando arrest a gunman who opened fire in an office, killing one person and injuring five others.
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Russian army jet crashes into sea

Friday 6th of November 2009, 23:32
related countries: Russia Russia

A Russian military plane with at least nine people on board crashes into the sea in the country's Far East, officials say.
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