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August 22 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Aug 22 2014, 15:58:05

Two satellites for Europe's Galileo navigation system - a rival to the American GPS - were successfully launched on Friday from Kourou in French Guyana, bringing the number of orbiters in the system to six.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Aug 22 2014, 12:14:40

The prime minister of the Central African Republic unveiled his new government on Friday, a broad coalition which includes representatives from rival armed groups.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Aug 22 2014, 09:18:14

Sunni lawmakers pulled out of talks on forming a new Iraqi government after militants attacked a Sunni mosque in a volatile province outside Baghdad during Friday prayers, killing at least 64 people.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Aug 22 2014, 09:14:20

François Hollande reconvened his cabinet this week after a summer break. But with the country beset by problems that only deepened while he was away, it is likely to be a gloomy return to work for the French President.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Aug 22 2014, 07:20:02

Frustrated by a week of delays, Russia sent dozens of aid trucks into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without Kiev's approval, saying its patience had worn out with the Ukrainian government's stalling tactics.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Aug 22 2014, 05:14:43

Despite recent accounts of patients recovering from Ebola, the death toll from the epidemic in West Africa continues to rise. Air France employees told FRANCE 24 they have serious concerns about flying to the countries worst hit by the deadly virus.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Aug 22 2014, 02:06:33

The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July arrived home on Friday, the first day of national mourning in the country's history.

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August 21 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Aug 21 2014, 18:40:41

The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the United States that may surpass that once posed by al Qaeda, U.S. military leaders said on Thursday.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Aug 21 2014, 14:41:36

Former French Housing Minister Cécile Duflot has launched a blistering attack on President François Hollande, calling him the man who "wanted to be everyone's president, but ended up being nobody's".

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Aug 21 2014, 12:57:23

Turkish president-elect Tayyip Erdogan named Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu as his future prime minister on Thursday and vowed a power struggle against a US-based cleric he accuses of plotting against him would continue.

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