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  1. Islamic State: Fresh fighting in key Syrian town of Kobane - BBC News


    BBC News

    Islamic State: Fresh fighting in key Syrian town of Kobane
    BBC News
    Fierce fighting has erupted in the north of the Syrian town of Kobane, after two days of relative calm. Kurdish defenders were thought to have pushed back Islamic State (IS) militants trying to take over the town, including from this area. US-led forces carried out ...
    Turkey to allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters passage into Syrian cityLos Angeles Times
    Turkey says Iraqi Kurds can fight in Kobane. Could they make a difference? (+ ...Christian Science Monitor
    Turkey to Let Iraqi Kurds Cross to Syria to Fight ISISNew York Times
    Reuters UK -Independent Online
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  2. Total chief dies in Moscow air crash - Financial Times


    Telegraph.co.uk

    Total chief dies in Moscow air crash
    Financial Times
    Christophe de Margerie, chief executive of Total, died in the early hours of Tuesday morning when a private jet he was travelling in crashed near Moscow. According to Russian media reports, the landing gear on the light business jet hit a snow-clearing ...
    Total's CEO dies in jet crashBBC News
    Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane crashMiamiHerald.com
    Total CEO's plane crash seemingly 'obvious' but many issues to investigate ...RT
    Reuters Canada
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  3. Solovakia, Germany discuss Russian gas, Ukraine - Firstpost


    The Moscow Times

    Solovakia, Germany discuss Russian gas, Ukraine
    Firstpost
    Bratislava, Oct 21 (IANS) Slovakia and Germany discussed the gas supplies from Russia and situation in Ukraine, as German chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in the country Monday. The gas supplies from Russia and situation in Ukraine were the main ...
    In war-weary Donetsk, Ukraine, lives are in limboUSA TODAY
    UPDATE 1-Hope and obstacles as Russia and Ukraine seek gas dealReuters
    Rights Group Cites Isolated Summary Executions in E. UkraineVoice of America
    Wall Street Journal (blog) -Channel News Asia -The Moscow Times
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  4. Former prime minister Gough Whitlam dead at 98 - Sydney Morning Herald


    ABC Online

    Former prime minister Gough Whitlam dead at 98
    Sydney Morning Herald
    2:42pm: Parliament is now standing for a minute's silence to remember Mr Whitlam. That brings the proceedings to a close. Upvotes:1 Downvotes:0. Copy Link. 2:39pm: And the last surviving former prime minister, John Howard, has also offered his thoughts:.
    Gough Whitlam dies at 98; Australian prime minister was a reformistLos Angeles Times
    Gough's great embraceABC Online
    Gough Whitlam, Giant of Australian Politics, Dies at 98Wall Street Journal
    The Australian -Financial Times -BBC News
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  5. Swedish hunt for Russian submarine sparked by interception of encrypted ... - National Post


    National Post

    Swedish hunt for Russian submarine sparked by interception of encrypted ...
    National Post
    It is like a scene from the Cold War: the sighting of a suspicious underwater object in the waters off Stockholm forces Swedish military forces to launch their largest search operation in decades. To add extra spice to the affair, a Swedish newspaper reports that ...
    Maritime drama deepens as Sweden extends 'mystery submarine' searcheuronews
    Sub hunt sends Cold War shiver across BalticsIrish Independent
    Open dialogue with Russia important over Baltic security: Finnish PMXinhua
    ABC Online -RIA Novosti -Daily Times
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