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 Afghanistan border comes as government attempts to re-engage Pakistani Taliban in peace talks.
Palestinian leaders in Gaza reach agreement to form a national unity government ending seven-year rift.
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