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HRW: Few civilians killed in South Ossetian war

Posted: 09/11/2008 - Fewer than 100 civilians may have been killed in Georgia's breakaway province of South Ossetia during last month's war -- a much smaller death toll than Russia and South Ossetia claimed.

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Mbeki: Zimbabwe power-sharing deal struck

Posted: 09/11/2008 - South Africa's president says he has successfully mediated a power-sharing deal between Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and the opposition.

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Report: North Korea's Kim recovering from brain surgery

Posted: 09/11/2008 - According to South Korean media reports, North Korea's leader Kim Jong Il is recovering from brain surgery after a stroke last month. He could have partial paralysis on his left side.

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Major setback for Amsterdam subway project

Posted: 09/11/2008 - Amsterdam's mayor has halted construction on the city's new subway line after an accident damaged the foundations of nearby buildings, causing their floors to buckle and plaster to fall from the walls and ceilings.

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Tunnel fire under English channel, passengers OK

Posted: 09/11/2008 - Officials say a fire broke out in the tunnel under the English Channel and caused undersea traffic to be suspended, but all passengers have been evacuated safely.

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Putin harshly defends Russian war in Georgia

Posted: 09/11/2008 - Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is harshly defending Russian war in Georgia and he insists that Russia is not trying to annex former Soviet republics.

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Former official: Bush OK'd US raids in Pakistan

Posted: 09/11/2008 - A former intelligence official with recent access to the Bush administration's debate about fighting terrorism in Pakistan says the president secretly approved new U.S. military raids in that country.

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3 cleared of charges in Puero Rico pet massacre

Posted: 09/10/2008 - A Puerto Rican judge says a contractor and two of his workers are not guilty of animal cruelty in a highly publicized massacre of dogs and cats seized from a housing project and hurled off a bridge last year.

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Brazil mining sector eyes US$57B in investment

Posted: 09/10/2008 - The Brazilian Mining Association says it expects investments to expand the nation's mining industry will reach US$57 billion in the next four years.

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Blast shakes Iraqi city of Karbala, killing 1

Posted: 09/10/2008 - Iraqi officials say a bomb has exploded in the Shiite holy city of Karbala, killing at least one person and wounding 12 others. Some of the wounded are women and children.

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Russia sends supply ship to intn'l space station

Posted: 09/10/2008 - Russian Mission Control says an unmanned Russian cargo ship has blasted off successfully carrying supplies, equipment and gifts for the international space station.

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