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The day's top stories from BBC News compiled twice daily in the week, once at weekends.


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IS Mufti 'Killed' in Mosul

April 14th, 2017

Iraqi forces say Abdullah al-Badrani died in US-led air strike, journalists reporting gay persecution in Chechnya fear reprisals, Brazil corruption claims over football World Cup, Golden Gate Bridge suicide barriers

US bombing of IS in Afghanistan 'killed dozens', Evacuations begin in besieged Syria towns, Is artificial intelligence racist?

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