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Up to 50 refugees found dead in lorry in Austria, European leaders "shaken" Thursday, 27 Aug 2015

PARNDORF, Austria (Reuters) - As many as 50 refugees were found dead in a parked lorry in Austria near the Hungarian border on Thursday, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the discovery had shaken European leaders discussing the migrant crisis at a Balkans summit.  Full Article

 
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Charities say South Sudan deal is first step, needs enforcement Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Four global charities have welcomed the signing of a peace deal by the president of South Sudan but said it needs to be enforced and regulated if civilians’ lives are to improve.  Full Article  

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Van Niekerk ready to make world record his next target Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 

BEIJING (Reuters) - The day after winning gold in a 400 metres hailed as the greatest of one-lap sprints, South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk says the world record could be the next target in his mission to "tell his story".  Full Article  

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North Korea leader Kim Jong Un hails accord with South as landmark 02:38 GMT 

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called this week's accord between the rival Koreas "a landmark occasion" paving the way for defused military tension and improved ties, but said it was the strength of its armed forces that made the deal possible.  Full Article  

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Segway knocks Bolt off his stride at the Bird's Nest Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 

BEIJING (Reuters) - A television cameraman and his Segway succeeded in doing what none of Usain Bolt's rivals could in the 200 meters final at world championships on Thursday -- knock the Jamaican off his stride, and his feet, during his lap of honor.  Full Article  

 
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