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Ukraine guardsman killed in nationalist protest outside parliament

KIEV - A Ukrainian national guardsman was killed and nearly 90 others wounded by grenades hurled from a crowd of nationalist protesters on Monday as they were guarding parliament where lawmakers backed giving more autonomy to rebel-held areas. | Video

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France to build Calais camp for 1,500 migrants

CALAIS, France - France plans to build a camp this winter for as many as 1,500 migrants in the northern port city of Calais where twice that many are living in tents and hoping to make the sea-crossing to Britain.

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Analysis - Japan nuclear power outlook bleak despite first reactor restart

TOKYO - The number of Japanese nuclear reactors likely to restart in the next few years has halved, hit by legal challenges and worries about meeting tougher safety standards imposed in the wake of the Fukushima disaster, a Reuters analysis shows.

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Merkel says would welcome constructive Iranian role in any Syria talks

BERLIN - Germany would welcome Iran's participation in any negotiations aimed at ending the civil war in Syria, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday.

31 Aug 2015

Suspect in Houston-area shooting of deputy appears in court

- A Houston man charged with capital murder in the killing of a deputy was arraigned on Monday in a case the county sheriff has tied to the "Black Lives Matter" campaign against police violence.

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Palestinians, Israeli soldier wounded during West Bank raid

JERUSALEM - At least five Palestinians and an Israeli soldier were wounded during an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank late on Monday to arrest Islamist militants, Palestinian medical sources and Israeli media said.

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