Rhine Pollution

When a warehouse belonging to a chemical factory in Switzerland caught fire in November 1986 - it led to one of the biggest environmental disasters in Europe.

For hundreds of kilometres downstream, all fish and wildlife were killed off.

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10 minutes

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Fri 5 Nov 2010 11:50 GMT

Cuban History Collection

Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev, Credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images

Stories from Cuba's recent history and its difficult relationship with the US

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