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Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 - 8:58am

Liberian Ebola survivor praises experimental drug

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- A Liberian health worker who recovered from Ebola after receiving an experimental drug urged the manufacturer to speed up its production and send it to Africa, while crowds celebrated in the streets Saturday after authorities reopened a slum that had been barricaded for more than a week to try to contain the disease....

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Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 - 8:32am

Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

BEIRUT (AP) -- Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization risked being sucked further into the conflict....

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Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 - 8:22am

EU to slap new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

BRUSSELS (AP) -- European Union leaders on Saturday were poised to impose new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine's president warned the conflict with Moscow threatens peace and stability for Europe as a whole....

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Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 - 7:55am

Iran president condemns US sanctions 'invasion'

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran's President Hassan Rouhani called Western sanctions an "invasion" on Saturday after Washington imposed penalties on 25 businesses, banks and individuals....

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Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 - 7:26am

Lesotho military says it has disarmed police

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Lesotho's military seized and disarmed two police stations in the mountainous kingdom Saturday in an effort to secure the country, the defense force spokesman said....

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Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 - 6:20am

Housing group: 20 years to rebuild Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel....

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Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 - 5:02am

EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

BRUSSELS (AP) -- European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow....

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