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Russia restricts imports from countries which have imposed sanctions on the country.
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The exodus of Christians leaving the north of Iraq after a surge from Islamist militants.
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Militants seize another Iraqi Christian town; NATO chief on Russia; Nick Drake tapes
Russia announces a ban on fruit, vegetables, meat, fish, milk and dairy imports.
Friday 8 August 2014