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IHT: Special Reports
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Last Build Date: Wed, 13 Aug 2008 15:43:07 +0200
Bombing in northern Lebanon kills at least 10
A bomb hidden in a briefcase exploded on a bus in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli during morning rush hour on Wednesday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 30 others, the Lebanese Army said.
France seeks to unite EU behind Georgia truce plan
France, flush with diplomatic triumph after negotiating a cease-fire in Georgia, sought Wednesday to unite the 26 other nations in the European Union behind the plan, urging the dispatch of monitors to the Caucasus to help uphold the truce between Georgian and Russian forces.
Kashmir protests spread to Indian cities
Riots erupted across Indian-controlled Kashmir on Wednesday as Muslims mourned 15 people killed in a day of bloody violence. Meanwhile, protests spread to other parts of India.
Unemployment rate climbs in Britain
The jobless rate in Britain rose the most in almost 16 years in July and wage growth slowed as the deepening economic slowdown drove companies to cut jobs and hold down pay, a report showed Wednesday.