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    Cubans mourn for Castro

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:47am on November 28, 2016

    Flag-waving Cuban students broke into a mass chant of ‘I am Fidel’ to salute Fidel Castro as nine days of mourning began for the combative...

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    Timeline of Fidel Castro’s life

    Agence France-Presse . Havana | Updated at 12:38pm on November 26, 2016

    Key events in the life of long time Cuban leader Fidel Castro, whose death at 90 was announced on Saturday. August 13, 1926: Castro is...

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    Iconic revolutionary Fidel Castro dies

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 11:24am on November 26, 2016

    Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States and for five decades defied US efforts...

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    Colombia government, rebels sign revised peace agreement

    Associated Press | Updated at 01:19pm on November 25, 2016

    Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos signed a revised peace agreement with the country's largest rebel movement on Thursday, making a second attempt within months to...

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    Colombian government and Farc to sign new peace deal

    Reuters | Updated at 09:19am on November 23, 2016

    A new peace accord between Colombia's government and Marxist FARC rebels will be signed on Thursday and sent to Congress for approval, president Juan Manuel...

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    Four dead after Rio police helicopter 'shot down by gang'

    BBC | Updated at 08:55am on November 20, 2016

    Four police officers have died after their helicopter crashed over Rio de Janeiro's notorious City of God favela...

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    Thousands of Americans pledge to side with Muslims amid talk of registry

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 12:57am on November 20, 2016

    Thousands of Americans have pledged online to stand in solidarity with Muslims in the United States amid suggestions from president-elect Donald Trump’s camp that he...

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    Colombia, rebels agree revised peace deal to end 52-year war

    Reuters | Updated at 09:50am on November 13, 2016

    Colombia's government and the Marxist FARC rebels said on Saturday they agreed on a revised peace deal to end a 52-year war, six weeks after...

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    Govt asked to amend Warrant of Precedence

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 01:02am on November 11, 2016

    The Appellate Division on Wednesday directed the government to amend the Warrant of Precedence and place constitutional post holders at the top of it...

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    Who’s in line for a Trump cabinet spot?

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:54am on November 11, 2016

    As his new administration takes shape, president-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet choices will tell whether he intends to lean on a conventional Republican bench to govern...