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November 26 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Nov 26 2014, 11:51:34

The European Commission called Wednesday for 5,000 doctors to be sent from EU states to combat West Africa's Ebola epidemic, a European source with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Nov 26 2014, 10:36:33

A copy of William Shakespeare's First Folio, the first-ever compilation of the Bard's plays, published in 1623, has been discovered in the library of an ancient port town in northern France.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Nov 26 2014, 10:31:07

Algeria's military has killed a suspect in the abduction and beheading of Frenchman Hervé Gourdel in September, Justice Minister Tayeb Louh said on Wednesday.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Nov 26 2014, 03:36:08

French President François Hollande was hosting his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (pictured) on Wednesday at the start of a two-day visit in which regional security and economic investment will top the agenda.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Nov 26 2014, 01:58:33

Syrian government war planes launched a series of airstrikes Tuesday on the Islamic State group's stronghold of Raqqa, killing at least 60 people. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 36 civilians were among those killed.

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November 25 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Nov 25 2014, 23:43:08

More than 2,000 National Guard troops spread out across the St. Louis area on Tuesday to prevent another night of rioting and looting after a grand jury declined to indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Nov 25 2014, 17:32:09

French authorities say gunmen on Tuesday entered a Cartier jewellery boutique in Paris, fled police in a chase across the city, took a woman hostage, and then surrendered.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Nov 25 2014, 15:42:17

Four French companies that execute the vast majority of court-sanctioned electronic surveillance on Tuesday refused all new requests in a row over the future of electronic eavesdropping in France.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Nov 25 2014, 13:33:21

One day after violent protests erupted in Ferguson, Missouri following a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the deadly shooting of an unarmed black teenager, the St. Louis area braced for further unrest on Tuesday.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Nov 25 2014, 10:35:29

In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, secular Tunisian politician Beji Caid Essebsi, who received the most votes in the first round of the presidential poll, vowed to form a pluralist government while voicing disdain for the West's obsession with the Islamist Ennahda party.

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