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China angles for Arctic power as ice melts
China aims to expand its influence in the resource rich area.
Last updated: 15 May 2013 14:03 GMT
Iceland's president wins record fifth term
Olafur Grimsson continues popular streak for asserting the tiny nation's independent streak.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2012 00:12 GMT
Norway remembers massacre victims
Norway holds ceremony to commemorate 77 people who died in last month's twin attacks.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2011 16:19 GMT
Iceland rejects bank payback deal
Voters reject government plan on repaying $5.3bn to UK and the Netherlands.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2010 04:37 GMT
Iceland votes on bank payback deal
Voters expected to reject government plan on repaying $5.3bn to UK and Netherlands.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2010 18:15 GMT
Iceland holds 'Icesave referendum'
At stake is whether country should honour deal to repay Britain and Netherlands $5.3bn.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2010 11:12 GMT
Iceland - Bouncing back
Iceland's president sheds light on how his country is recovering from bank failure.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2010 13:59 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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