3 March 2015 Last updated at 04:37

Iran must halt nuclear work - Obama

Barack Obama says Iran should freeze nuclear activity for 10 years, ahead of a speech on the issue by Israel's prime minister that has angered the US administration.

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The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany agree to send OSCE observers to areas of Ukraine where violations of a truce have been reported, Kiev says.

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