Obama backs Japan in islands row with China
US president says islands at centre of Sino-Japanese dispute are Japanese and fall under terms of US-Japan defence pact.
President Obama says Moscow goes against spirit of Geneva agreement, and that he is considering new sanctions.
Operation near the Afghan border comes as government attempts to re-engage Taliban in peace talks.
Palestinian leaders in Gaza reach agreement to form a national unity government ending seven-year rift.
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