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Russian-made missile shot down MH17 - Dutch report

GILZE-RIJEN, Netherlands - Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded on Tuesday in its final report on the crash in July 2014 that killed all 298 people on board, most of them Dutch. | Video

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Rousseff accuses Brazil opposition of 'coup-mongering'

SAO PAULO - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said on Tuesday her opponents are trying to overthrow a democratically elected government by seeking to oust her without any material facts while spreading hatred and intolerance across Latin America's largest country.

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British banker accused of HK double murder to stand trial in October 2016

HONG KONG - The trial of a British banker accused of murdering two Indonesian women in Hong Kong last year will start in October next year, the man's lawyer said on Wednesday.

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Japan, China agree to promote dialogue despite UNESCO dispute

TOKYO - Senior officials of Japan and China agreed on Tuesday to pursue high-level dialogue to mend frayed relations, a Japanese government official said.

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Kerry to visit Mideast in bid to calm Palestinian-Israeli tensions

BOSTON - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday he plans to travel to the Middle East to try to calm violence between Palestinians and Israelis and move the situation "away from this precipice."

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EU observers say Guinea vote valid; opposition protests

CONAKRY - European Union observers gave Guinea's presidential elections a clean bill of health on Tuesday despite protests by opposition supporters who accuse President Alpha Conde of rigging the vote to win a second term.

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