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UN backs Russia-Turkey efforts on Syria, Agreement in DR Congo signed to end political crisis, The dangers of an Australian heat wave
US President-elect Donald Trump says President Putin was a very smart man not to expell US diplomats in a 'tit-for-tat' relatiation, Brazilian police question the wife of the Greek ambassador on suspicion of involvement in his murder, Israel warns its citizens to avoid travelling to India.
President Putin says he won't expel American diplomats in retaliation, Syria's faltering ceasefire, remembering the musicians who died in 2016.
Syria ceasefire comes into force, world's highest bridge opens to traffic in China, Opera written by11-year old girl staged in Vienna
Iraqi forces launch new attacks in Mosul, Stars pay tribute to Debbie Reynolds, Artists' brushstrokes reveal signs of disease
John Kerry, defends US policy over Israeli settlements on occupied Palestinian land; German police arrest Tunisian suspect over Berlin lorry attack ; Nigerian government removes tens of thousands of 'ghost workers' from country's payroll.