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BP banned from new US contracts

UK to abstain on Palestinian vote

Saudi diplomat killed in Yemen

Eurozone deal on Greece bailout

Yasser Arafat's remains exhumed

Syrian attack 'kills 10 children'

UBS bank fined $48m over trader

Fire kills 14 at German workshop

Tony Hall appointed new BBC Director General

Sarkozy questioned over illegal donations

Bomb blast on bus in Tel Aviv

Petraeus scandal engulfs general

Abu Qatada released from prison