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Iran tanker row: Detained ship sets sail from Gibraltar

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGrace 1: Inside the seized supertanker An Iranian ship held by Gibraltar since July on suspicion of transporting oil to Syria has left port. Marine tracking shows the tanker moving east into the Mediterranean and lists Kalamata in Greece as the destination. Gibraltar earlier rejected a request […]

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Afghanistan: Bomb kills 63 at wedding in Kabul

Image copyright EPAImage caption Afghan health workers carried the wounded to the Emergency NGO hospital in Kabul A bomb has exploded in a wedding hall in the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing 63 people and wounding more than 180. Witnesses told the BBC a suicide bomber detonated explosives during a wedding ceremony. The explosion happened at […]

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Football derby leads to deadly rioting

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Thousands of people in side the stadium were caught in the violence Three people have been killed and about 10 injured in rioting between fans of rival football clubs in the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa. The violence broke out ahead of a planned game between the Motagua and Olimpia clubs on Saturday […]

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Portland rally: Far-right and antifa groups face off

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFar-right protesters want the antifa declared a domestic terror organisation Police arrested 13 people as far-right groups rallying in the north-western US city of Portland, Oregon, skirmished with left-wing counter-protesters. A huge police operation kept the right-wing rally separated from supporters of the antifa (anti-fascist) movement. Small […]