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UK advised India on 1984 Golden Temple attack, William Hague confirms

Britain provided highly detailed advice to the Indian authorities on launching a helicopter-borne SAS-style operation to seize the Golden Temple in Amritsar in 1984, an official inquiry has confirmed.<p>But in a statement to MPs, William Hague indicated that the advice was ignored by the Indian army, …

Ukrainian opposition seeks to cut president's powers

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovich, battling mass unrest against his rule, faced demands from the opposition on Tuesday for a constitutional change that would seriously curtail his powers.<p>Yanukovich was still weighing who to name as his new prime minister to calm the crisis on …

Ukraine Protesters Shot Dead as Clashes With Police Continue

<b>Updated 8:27 a.m. EST</b><p>At least two people were reportedly shot dead during violent clashes between police and protesters in Kiev on Wednesday, the …

China activist lawyer Xu Zhiyong on trial

<b>Xu Zhiyong, a prominent human rights lawyer who campaigned against corruption, has gone on trial in China.</b><p>Mr Xu is charged with "gathering crowds to disrupt public order". He is one of several activists from a transparency movement to be tried this week.<p>Rights groups have criticised President Xi …

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US Offers Russia Military Support For Sochi Games As Terror Concerns Rise

The offer came following US concern about possible attacks at the massive international sporting event that kicks off in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi on February 7.<p>"The United States has offered its full support to the Russian government as it conducts security preparations for the Winter …