'intelligence-gathering' bug alert

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Norwegian Carlsen World Chess Champ

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Soyuz spacecraft docks at ISS

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Britain, the US, Russia, China, France and Germany are locked in talks with Iran trying to clinch a nuclear deal before a Monday midnight deadline.
Trucks have begun to transport the wreckage of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 from its resting place in the Ukraine to the Netherlands to be examined.
About 250 refugees from Syria have been rescued after their boat drifted for hours in rough seas off Cyprus.
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The Pope is expected to repeat his call for greater tolerance and social inclusion when he addresses the European parliament and the Council of Europe.
At least 550 radicals have travelled from Germany to join IS fighting in Iraq and Syria and 60 have been killed, the German government says.
Nearly 800 people have been rescued from boats in distress in the Mediterranean in the last 48 hours, Italian and Libyan officials say.
The mayor of a small village in the south of France says an Islamist seen in a propaganda video is a local man who converted to Islam.
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