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Fears that the figure could rise further still
Armenian ceremony marks centenary of killings in Ottoman Turkey
Italy's plan to use military action to destroy boats used by traffickers on the agenda
Saudi Arabia has announced an end to its bombing campaign
Oskar Gröning charged with being an accessory to murder in 300,000 cases
Calls on the bloc to bolster its search and rescue operations
Dan is in N Ireland to explore how this much-changed part of the UK will affect the polls
Ferry sank a year ago with the loss of more than three-hundred lives
About four-hundred migrants from North Africa are feared dead after their boat capsized
Outgoing president "sad" that politics has to come before welfare of the missing girls
Nobel laureate was regarded as country's conscience following Second World War
The man dubbed as 'Cuba's Nelson Mandela'
Mokhtar Alkhanshali fled by boat because US has no plans for evacuation missions
Officer shot man seen to have been running away from him
Forensic teams think twelve graves contain the bodies of up to 1700 Iraqi Shia soldiers
Two men were part of a gang caught trying to smuggle heroin to Australia
Somali President calls killings by Islamists a "barbaric act"
Al Shabaab militants storm campus in north-east Kenya
Ministers hope to build on progress made overnight