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28 February 2015 Last updated at 09:44 ET

Egypt lists Hamas as terrorist group

An Egyptian court designates the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organisation, accusing it of supporting an insurgency in northern Sinai.


A man looks at ancient Assyrian human-headed winged bull statues at the Iraqi National Museum in Baghdad Looted Iraq museum opens 12 years on

Iraq's national museum officially reopens in Baghdad, 12 years after it was looted in the aftermath of the invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein.

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