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'Apostasy' woman flies out of Sudan

A Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam has flown to Italy after more than a month in the US embassy.

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Another 74 bodies from the MH17 plane crash are due to leave Ukraine, as UK experts are to start examining data from the two flight recorders.

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Suicide attackers mount a bomb and gun attack on a prison convoy in Iraq, killing 51 prisoners and nine police officers, security sources say.

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The BBC's chief international correspondent Lyse Doucet reports from Gaza City on the impact of Israel's assault on the neighbourhood of Shejaiya.

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