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September 2 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 11:32:57

French actress Julie Gayet, whose affair with President François Hollande made headlines worldwide, on Tuesday won a privacy case against a photographer who snapped her in her car.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 11:25:52

The medical charity MSF is calling on countries with capabilities to counter nuclear or biological attacks to come to the rescue of West Africa, where failure to win the confidence of local communities has hampered efforts to halt the epidemic.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 10:36:04

For days, the bodies of Ukrainian troops have been left sprawled among burned out trucks and armoured personnel carriers near the small town of Komsomolske in the east of the country. FRANCE 24 visits the scene in the rebel-controlled area.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 06:15:07

TV networks in the Middle East have begun airing cartoons and satires that ridicule the extremist beliefs of the Islamic State militants who have seized parts of Iraq and Syria, with one TV producer saying humour is "one way to reject extremism".

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 03:50:50

In response to Russian actions in Ukraine, NATO will agree at a summit this week to create a rapid-reaction force of several thousand troops, alliance officials said Monday, prompting Russia to accuse the alliance of "aggravating tensions".

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September 1 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Mon Sep 1 2014, 23:25:11

US military forces carried out an operation against al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab militants in Somalia on Monday, the Pentagon said.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Mon Sep 1 2014, 16:37:41

Thousands of Ukrainian children were on Monday forced to start the new school year far away from their homes, separated from friends and teachers by the war that continues to rage in the country's south and east.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Mon Sep 1 2014, 13:07:01

The UN's top human rights body on Monday approved the Iraqi government's request for an investigation into alleged crimes against civilians committed by the Islamic State group in its rampage across northeastern Syria and Iraq.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Mon Sep 1 2014, 13:00:03

A picture of a group of pre-school children posted on the French education ministry's Facebook page (see above) was inundated over the weekend with racist comments - because most of the children in the photo were black.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Mon Sep 1 2014, 11:47:29

Paris police have arrested three men they caught in the act of hunting hedgehogs destined for the pot.

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