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Hollande says Calais migrant camp to be fully, definitely shut

CALAIS, France France will dismantle the squalid shanty town where thousands of migrants live in the northern port city of Calais and expects Britain - where many of the migrants ultimately want to go - to play its part in managing the situation, France's President Francois Hollande said on Monday.

U.S. network of Turkish cleric facing pressure as those at home seek help

WASHINGTON A network of more than 150 U.S. charter schools linked to followers of Fethullah Gulen, the Pennsylvania-based Muslim cleric the Turkish government blames for instigating July’s failed coup, has come under growing financial and legal strain, according to school officials, current and former members of Gulen’s movement, and public records reviewed by Reuters.

Southern Japan jolted by 5.7 magnitude quake

TOKYO Japan's southern Okinawa island and a chain of neighbouring islands were shaken on Monday by an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7, but no tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

Colombia to sign peace with Marxist rebels, ending 52-year war

CARTAGENA, Colombia Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist rebel leader Timochenko will sign a deal on Monday ending a half-century war that killed a quarter of a million people, stymied the economy and made Colombia a byword for violence.

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