08 December 2013 7:05 PM GMT
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Kuwaiti Twitter users face jail time for anti-Emir messages
Libyan refugees rejected by Italy set up camp in Hamburg
Kiev told to address press freedoms if it wants to join the EU
Race, gun control and the US justice system in the spotlight as Zimmerman trial gets underway
Israel deemed most impoverished OECD country
Women imprisoned for being raped in Somalia
Tensions running high after murder of British soldier
'Green shoots of recovery' in the US economy?
WikiLeaks: Bradley Manning trial begins
Berlin pushes parents to make more babies
Who is the alleged attacker of the soldier at La Defénse?
Kremlin orders foreign NGOs to declare themselves as 'foreign agents'
France's great and good caught up in potential corruption scandal
Israel strikes Hezbollah following Damascus raid
Syrian arms race: Russia vs the West
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