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Oscar Pistorius weeps as he listens to evidence by a pathologist in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, April 7, 2014. Pistorius is charged with murder for the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentines Day 2013.
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Oscar Pistorius murder trial set to resume
The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius is set to resume in South Africa on Monday after a break to evaluate the athlete's mental health. His defence team earlier argued he was suffering from an... (photo: AP / Themba Hadebe)
In this Tuesday May, 20, 2014 file photo, Oscar Pistorius leaves the high court in Pretoria, South Africa.
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Oscar Pistorius murder trial to resume after psychiatric evaluation
June 30, 2014 -- Updated 0401 GMT (1201 HKT) Oscar Pistorius admits killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp but says that he mistook her for an intruder. (CNN) -- The trial of Olympic sprinter Oscar... (photo: AP / Themba Hadebe)
Oscar Pistorius, right, accompanied by a relative, arrives at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Thursday, April 10, 2014. Pistorius is charged with murder for the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentines Day in 2013.  STL Today 
Pistorius trial to resume after psychiatric tests
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius resumes Monday after one month during which mental health experts evaluated the athlete to determine if he has an anxiety disorder that could... (photo: AP / Themba Hadebe)
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A woman walks behind a fabric bearing a portrait of former president Nelson Mandela in Soweto, South Africa Sunday June 9, 2013. Mandela has been hospitalized with an occurring lung infection. The latest government report says that he remains in a serious but stable condition.  The Daily Telegraph 
Nelson Mandela's widow Graca Machel breaks silence on husband’s death: ‘He was my best friend, ...
Related Articles Mandela's former PA hits out at 'disgraceful' handling of his death 19 Jun 2014 Quiet dignity raises Graça Machel, wife of Nelson Mandela, above feuds 06 Jul 2013 Graca: Nelson... (photo: AP / Denis Farrell)
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Raoul Island in the Kermadec Islands as seen from the en:International Space Station, New Zealand. Swissinfo
Magnitude 7.2 quake strikes off Kermadec Islands, no tsunami alert
Reuters June 23, 2014 - 20:36 LONDON (Reuters) - A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck off New Zealand's Kermadec Islands at a depth of 5 km (3 miles), the U.S.... (photo: Public Domain / NASA)
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry disembarks upon his arrival to Egypt at Cairo International Airport, Sunday, June 22, 2014. Kerry arrived Sunday in the Egyptian capital to meet with President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi in the highest-level American outreach since he took office. The United States is moving forward with attempts to thaw relations with Egypt that have cooled over concerns that the government in Cairo has conducted sham trials, imprisoned journalists and issued a violent crackdown on its political enemies. Swissinfo
Kerry in Cairo for talks with Egypt's new president
Ariel Sharon Arab Spring Reuters Image Caption: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry disembarks upon his arrival at Cairo International Airport, in Cairo (reuters tickers)... (photo: AP / Brendan Smalowski, Pool)
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Indonesian presidential candidate Joko Widodo deliver his speech during a televised debate in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, June 15, 2014. Indonesia is scheduled to hold its presidential election on July 9 Swissinfo
Mud flung as Indonesia presidential race heats up
Reuters Image Caption: Indonesia's presidential candidate Joko Widodo speaks during a televised debate with his opponent Prabowo Subianto in Jakarta (reuters... (photo: AP / Achmad Ibrahim)
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Iraqi refugees sit at the Khazir refugee camp outside Irbil north Iraq, Friday, June 20, 2014. Swissinfo
Iraq militants take border post with Syria
Reuters Image Caption: Mehdi Army fighters loyal to Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr participate in military-style training in the street in Basra (reuters tickers)... (photo: AP)
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Slovenian prime minister Janez Jansa talks to the media in Ljubljana, Slovenia Sunday, Sept. 21, 2008. Exit polls and partial results from Slovenian parliamentary elections Sunday showed the opposition Social Democrats holding a razor-thin lead over the party of Prime Minister Janez Jansa U~T San Diego
Ex-Slovenian leader goes to prison for 2 years
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Former Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa has gone to prison to serve a two-year sentence for bribery in an arms deal with a Finnish company.... (photo: AP / Darko Bandic)
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U.S. says Thailand, Malaysia, Venezuela among worst human trafficking centres
Arab Spring Reuters June 20, 2014 - 16:59 By David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States downgraded Thailand, Malaysia and Venezuela on Friday to its list... (photo: WN / Bright Mills)
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A Marine receives Anthrax shots. Swissinfo
Exclusive - U.S. says government lab workers possibly exposed to anthrax
Reuters June 20, 2014 - 02:25 By Julie Steenhuysen (Reuters) - As many as 75 scientists and staff in U.S. government laboratories in Atlanta may have been exposed... (photo: Public Domain / Slick-o-bot)
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Royal Palace of Madrid In 1735 the architect was invited to Madrid by the Bourbon king of Spain, Felipe V, for whom he executed the projects for the Royal Palace, Granja de San Ildefonso and Palacio Real de Aranjuez, executed after the death of Juvarra by Giovanni Battista Sacchetti and other pupils Swissinfo
Spain's new king Felipe VI sworn in in muted ceremony
Reuters Image Caption: Spain's new King Felipe VI and his wife Queen Letizia attend the swearing-in ceremony at the Congress of Deputies in Madrid (reuters... (photo: Creative Commons / Xauxa)
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