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Obama in Tokyo backs Japan in China island row

US President Barack Obama today vowed to defend Japan if China attacks over a tense territorial dispute, but also urged Beijing to help stop North Korea from forging ahead with its "dangerous" nuclear programme. Obama described as "critically important" China's role in keeping its wayward ally in check after South Korea said... Read More

Kenyan police recover the bodies of colleagues killed in an explosion outside the Pangani police station in the capital Nairobi. Four people were killed when a car bomb exploded outside the police station. – Reuters pic, April 23, 2014.

Kenyan police recover the bodies of colleagues killed in an explosion outside the Pangani police station in the capital Nairobi. Four people were killed when a car bomb exploded outside the police station. – Reuters pic, April 23, 2014.

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