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October 1 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 22:06:03

The US and China openly clashed Wednesday over the pro-democracy protests sweeping Hong Kong, with Beijing warning Washington to back off and saying it would not tolerate "illegal acts".

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 16:20:55

In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Wednesday blasted the US health agency and the World Health Organization (WHO) for their latest estimates on the expected number of new Ebola cases.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 16:17:05

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned on Wednesday amid recent revelations of significant security lapses at the White House and on US President Barack Obama's security detail.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 12:41:19

As a teen, Salim Benghalem smoked weed and went out clubbing. Now, the Frenchman is an Islamic State (IS) jihadist wanted by Washington, which accuses him of carrying out executions for the extremist group.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 12:04:38

US-led coalition forces launched at least five airstrikes against Islamic State (IS) group militants advancing on the Syrian Kurdish town of Ain al-Arab, known as Kobane by the Kurds, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Wednesday.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 11:36:17

Three of France's most visited museums, the Louvre, the Palace of Versailles and Musée d'Orsay, will be open seven days a week next year, creating new jobs and boosting France's strained economy, the government's budget for 2015 showed Wednesday.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 06:19:45

At least four people were killed on Wednesday after shelling struck a school playground on the first day of class in the rebel-held city of Donetsk.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 04:21:43

The death toll from a sudden volcanic eruption in Japan hit 48 on Wednesday as rescuers discovered 12 new bodies in so-far unexplored areas of the ash-covered peak.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Oct 1 2014, 01:39:56

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters thronged the streets of Hong Kong on Wednesday with demonstrations spreading to a new part of the city, as the country marked National Day, a celebration of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

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September 30 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 30 2014, 17:23:48

US federal health officials said on Tuesday the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus had been diagnosed in the country.

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