UN Security Council heads to Haiti amid political instability

UN Security Council heads to Haiti amid political instability
UN Security Council heads to Haiti amid political instability

Representatives of the United Nations Security Council's fifteen member states flew to Haiti on Friday. The nation is moving to hold new elections with President Michel Martelly presently ruling by decree.

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Priests beaten in Forecariah, Guinea over Ebola fears

Priests beaten in Forecariah, Guinea over Ebola fears
Priests beaten in Forecariah, Guinea over Ebola fears

Three Baptist priests in Guinea were assaulted and held hostage on Tuesday by local villagers after being mistaken for campaigners promoting awareness about Ebola, the BBC has reported.

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Ukrainians rally in memory of Donbass dead

Ukrainians rally in memory of Donbass dead
Ukrainians rally in memory of Donbass dead

Thousands of Ukrainians in Kyiv took part on Sunday in marches in memory of reported victims of Donetsk People's Republic militants in a tragedy on January 13 near Volnovakha in Donetsk Oblast.

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Perry out, Abbott in: Texas gets new governor

Perry out, Abbott in: Texas gets new governor
Perry out, Abbott in: Texas gets new governor

Greg Abbott was sworn in on Tuesday as the first new governor for the state of Texas in fourteen years.

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Japanese Olympic judoka Hitoshi Saito dies aged 54

Japanese Olympic judoka Hitoshi Saito dies aged 54
Japanese Olympic judoka Hitoshi Saito dies aged 54

Japanese judoka Hitoshi Saito, winner of two Olympic gold medals, has died at the age of 54.

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