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BBC World Service News 09:00 GMT Sunday 22nd May 2011

BBC World Service News 09:00 GMT Sunday 22nd May 2011 Newsreader: Jonathan Izard President Obama has indicated that he would be prepared to order another covert operation against Al-Qaeda and Taliban leaders in Pakistan, despite the row with Islamabad that … Continue reading

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BBC World Service News 09:00 GMT Saturday 21st May 2011

BBC World Service News 09:00 GMT Saturday 21st May 2011 Newsreader: Zoe Diamond Tens of thousands of people are continuing their protest in the centre of the Spanish capital, in defiance of a ban on demonstrations on the eve of … Continue reading

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BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Friday 20th May 2011

BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Friday 20th May 2011 Newsreader: David Legg President Obama’s statement of support for a Palestinian state based on the 1967 borders with Israel has received a cool response. In a major Middle East policy … Continue reading

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BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Thursday 19th May 2011

BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Thursday 19th May 2011 Newsreader: Julie Kantor The detained head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Khan, has resigned with immediate effect. He’s been in custody in New York since the weekend, accused of … Continue reading

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BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Wednesday 18th May 2011

BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Wednesday 18th May 2011 Newsreader: Sue Montgomery. The United States Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has said Dominque Strauss-Kahn, who’s facing charges of sexual assault, is obviously not in a position to run the International … Continue reading

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BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Tuesday 17th May 2011

BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Tuesday 17th May 2011 Newsreader: Jonathan Izard. The Irish Republic is mounting its biggest ever security operation at the start of the visit by Queen Elizabeth, the first by a British head of state … Continue reading

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BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Monday 16th May 2011

BBC World Service News 05:00 GMT Monday 16th May 2011 Newsreader: Jonathan Izard. A court appearance in New York by the head of the International Monetary Fund Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been postponed for a day. Lawyers for Mr. Strauss-Kahn, who’s … Continue reading

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