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Ukraine tensions rise as Russian aid waits at border
91-year-old man returns Holocaust medal after his relatives were killed in Gaza
Explainer: What is happening in Gaza?
US shuts its embassy in Libya and evacuates staff amid violent clashes
Doctors condemn Gaza violence as death toll rises
UN Security Council calls for "immediate truce" in Gaza
A Palestinian describes what life is like under Israeli bombardment
Israel accepts Egyptian peace deal, but Hamas rejects it
Russian missile system used against Ukraine, Poroshenko claims
Israeli aircraft continue to strike Gaza as rockets fired from Syria and Lebanon
Condemnation after lynched figure depicting Gerry Adams placed on loyalist bonfire
"They beat me with their fists, a chair, anything they could find. They stubbed out cigarettes on my leg and electrocuted me."
Israeli air strikes kill 20 more people in Gaza
28 dead as Israel pounds Gaza Strip
Israel moves forces to border as rockets fired from Gaza
Riots, tension, and fears of retaliation as killing of Palestinian teenager sparks rioting
The US has begun flying armed drones over Iraq
John Kerry makes unannounced trip to Iraq's Kurdish region as country teeters on the brink
Russia orders troops to be on "full combat alert"
14-year-old Palestinian boy shot dead by Israel army during search for missing teenagers
Israel arrests Palestinian politician in giant manhunt for kidnapped teenagers
Second European team of monitors reported missing in eastern Ukraine
Ukraine troops killed as president promises to meet Putin
Dozens dead as Ukraine reclaims Donetsk airport
Petro Poroshenko set to win Ukraine's presidential election
Pro-Russian rebels kill 17 Ukrainian troops ahead of vote
Ukraine starts 'unity talks' as Russia warns of civil war
It's a start: Doctors agree to 'talks about talks' with Minister
Pro-Russian rebels present peace-keeping 'prisoners of war' to international media
Obama confirms that if Putin was drowning, he would probably jump in to save him
Angry scenes as relatives of MH370 passengers meet airline staff
Invasion fears rise as Russia accuses Kiev of 'crimes against its own people'
Ukraine revives offensive against rebels while US sends 'reassuring' troops
Russia accuses Ukraine of violating peace deal
Ukraine's pro-Russian rebels won't abide by an international agreement reached yesterday
Russia accuses West of "off the scale" hypocrisy over Ukraine
Gerry Adams criticises Norman Tebbit for saying he hoped the Real IRA would shoot McGuinness
Journalist shot dead in Afghanistan
Fitch downgrades Russia rating as EU adds sanctions to 12 more people
Crimea officially asks to rejoin Russia in Cold War-style stand-off