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    Abramovich granted Israeli citizenship – Punch Newspapers

    Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich has been granted Israeli citizenship and will move to Tel Aviv where he bought a property, according to media reports. According to, the move by the owner of Chelsea comes as he finds himself without a visa to Britain. The Kremlin said on …...
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    Papua New Guinea bans Facebook for a month – BBC News

    Papua New Guinea will ban Facebook for a month while it identifies fake profiles and considers the website’s effect on the country. Communication minister Sam Basil said users posting pornography and false information … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    Suspected terrorist attack kills 4 in Belgium – PressTV Media RSS

    A suspected terrorist attack in the Belgian city of Liege has left a total of four people dead, including the attacker. Authorities on Tuesday confirmed the toll from the shooting in d’Avroy central boulevard which left two policewomen and a passer-by dead. The man who carried … Read more...
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    Here’s The Reason Why Diseases Like Ebola Are So Much Worse in Isolated Communitie – Theconversation

    This article is the first of a three-part package exploring immunity and infectious diseases around the world. Sadly, as I write this piece, three isolated rural communities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo are being “invaded” by an infectious disease, Ebola. Such infectious disease...