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Netanyahu warns US over Iran deal 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 19:14:22 GMT 
    Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says an Iran nuclear deal could "pave Iran's path to the bomb", in a contentious speech to the US Congress.


Emwazi father 'in state of shock' 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 21:22:46 GMT 
    The father of Islamic State fighter Mohammed Emwazi is in "shock" as he helps officials build a profile of his son, the BBC is told after the first meeting with him.


Ex-CIA chief in federal charge plea 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:20:18 GMT 
    David Petraeus, a former four-star general, reaches a plea deal with the US Justice Department in which he will admit to mishandling classified materials.


MH17 families view plane wreckage 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:55:11 GMT 
    Families of passengers who died when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was downed over Ukraine, view the wreckage of the plane at a Dutch air base.


Delhi police block gang rapist film 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 19:14:02 GMT 
    Police in India secure a court injunction blocking the broadcast of an interview with one of the Delhi gang rapists on death row.


'Racial bias' at Ferguson police 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 22:04:19 GMT 
    The US Justice Department has found evidence of racial bias at the Ferguson police department, US media report.


Russians bid farewell to Nemtsov 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:54:44 GMT 
    Thousands of Russians bid farewell to murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov during his funeral in the capital Moscow.


Paris journalist fined over drone 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 16:55:11 GMT 
    An Al Jazeera journalist is fined €1,000 (£725;$1,120) for flying a drone in Paris in the midst of a security alert sparked by unexplained drone sightings.


Fierce clashes around Iraq's Tikrit 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:25:03 GMT 
    Fierce clashes are taking place in and around the Iraqi city of Tikrit, as soldiers and militiamen attack Islamic State positions, officials say.


Clinton under scrutiny over emails 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:59:47 GMT 
    Hillary Clinton's exclusive use of a personal email account when she was US secretary of state is probed as a possible violation of federal rules.


Stalin wiped from Soviet Gulag museum 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:58:41 GMT 
    A Soviet prison camp from the Stalin era - the only one fully preserved - no longer exists as a museum dedicated to political prisoners, its director says.


Ebola nations 'need huge aid plan' 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 16:49:29 GMT 
    Liberia's president calls for an aid package for the Ebola-affected countries of West Africa along the lines of the post-WWII Marshall Plan.


VIDEO: 'Green supercar' unveiled in Geneva 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:51:55 GMT 
    An "environmentally friendly" supercar with has been unveiled at Geneva's International Motor Show.


VIDEO: Tourists flock to Japan's Cat Island 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:36:12 GMT 
    Tourists from around Japan have been flocking to a tiny fishing community, to see what has been nicknamed Cat Island.


VIDEO: 3800 couples in mass wedding 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:35:08 GMT 
    Around 3,800 couples from the Unification Church have taken part in a mass wedding in Gapyeong, South Korea.
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