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Officials: #Ukraine airstrike kills civilians

An airstrike has demolished an apartment block in eastern Ukraine, killing at least 11 civilians, regional officials have said.

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Several dead in Moscow subway derailment

A subway train in Moscow has derailed between two stations, killing at least 20 people and injuring up to 150, according to multiple news reports from the Russian capital.

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Philip Hammond appointed UK foreign minister

British prime minister, David Cameron, has appointed his former defence minister Philip Hammond as foreign minister in a major cabinet reshuffle.

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Kerry had 'good meeting' with Iran

John KerryUS Secretary of State John Kerry said that he had a "good meeting" with his Iranian counterpart over Tehran's nuclear programme ahead of July 20 deadline for an agreement.

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UK foreign secretary steps down in reshuffle

British Foreign Secretary William Hague has announced he is stepping down from his post and will not stand for election as a Member of Parliament in next year's general election in May. 

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Ukrainian military transport plane shot down

A Ukrainian military transport plane has been shot down along the country's eastern border with Russia, but all eight people onboard managed to escape safely, the defence ministry has said.

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Church of England okays women bishops

The Church of England has voted to allow women priests to be ordained as bishops, overturning centuries of tradition in a church that has been deeply divided over the issue.

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Kerry and Zarif meet for second day

Kerry and ZarifUS Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif have met for a second day of talks in Vienna, as they try to make progress on reaching a nuclear arms control deal before a June 20 deadline.

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#France marks World War One on Bastille Day

Soldiers carrying the flags of 69 countries have walked down the Champs-Elysees in Paris as France's Bastille Day military parade commemorates the start of the French Revolution, and this year, the centenary of World War One.

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Costa Concordia wreck floats for first time

A salvage operation has successfully raised the wreck of the ill-fated Costa Concordia is set to begin more than two years after it sank off the Italian island of Giglio.

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