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Dave Clark

Dave Clark

    French candidates battle scandal as polling day looms
    French candidates battle scandal as polling day looms
    French presidential frontrunner Francois Hollande headed into the last round of his battle with Nicolas Sarkozy on Sunday, with both candidates...
    Strauss-Kahn in prime time bid to escape trial shame
    Strauss-Kahn in prime time bid to escape trial shame
    Four months after he was paraded handcuffed by New York police, former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will try to...
    Romance and intrigue in Monaco ... and The Eagles?
    Romance and intrigue in Monaco ... and The Eagles?
    The Mediterranean principality of Monaco on Thursday began three days of royal wedding festivities marked by glamour and romance but also, thanks...
    Anger, grief as Middle East turmoil mounts
    Anger, grief as Middle East turmoil mounts
    The Middle East boiled with anger as protestors trying to topple more of the region's rulers staged fresh mass demonstrations after Friday prayers...
    Confident SA attends Davos as fifth Bric
    Confident SA attends Davos as fifth Bric
    South Africa set out its stall at the Davos meeting of the global elite on Wednesday, proud to be attending for the first time as a member of the...
    Côte d'Ivoire's Gbagbo faces West African ultimatum
    Côte d'Ivoire's Gbagbo faces West African ultimatum
    A trio of West African leaders tried Tuesday to persuade Côte d'Ivoire's strongman Laurent Gbagbo to stand down, brandishing the threat of force...
    UN hears of Côte d'Ivoire atrocities
    UN hears of Côte d'Ivoire atrocities
    United Nations human rights officials said on Thursday that at least 173 people have been killed in Côte d'Ivoire in the past week, during...
    Côte d'Ivoire's Gbagbo digs in as criticism mounts
    Côte d'Ivoire's Gbagbo digs in as criticism mounts
    Defiant Côte d'Ivoire leader Laurent Gbagbo dug in his heels on Tuesday under a barrage of international criticism, as the United Nations defended...
    Defiant Gbagbo orders UN out of Côte d'Ivoire
    Defiant Gbagbo orders UN out of Côte d'Ivoire
    Defiant Côte d'Ivoire leader Laurent Gbagbo ordered United Nations (UN) and French peacekeepers out of the country on Saturday, accusing them of...
    Haiti looters threaten new strife
    Haiti looters threaten new strife
    Security forces struggled on Tuesday to control looters in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, but a week after the earthquake that devastated the...
    UN: Rwandan militia has global support network
    UN: Rwandan militia has global support network
    Military operations have failed to contain Rwandan-Hutu rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and international action is needed to...
    Iraqi bombers poison 350 with toxic gas
    Iraqi bombers poison 350 with toxic gas
    Bombers detonated explosives on three trucks carrying a toxic gas amid traffic in western Iraq, killing at least two police and leaving 350...