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  • Pakistan foils planned jailbreak that would have freed Daniel Pearl's killer (Reuters)
  • Russian PM Medvedev says the use of ground troops in Syria could result in world war (AP)
  • Venezuela says three dead from Zika complications (AP)
  • Israeli man wounded in stabbing in central Jerusalem; circumstances still unclear (Haaretz)
  • Kerry: Major powers agree on ceasefire in Syria, to begin in one week (Reuters)
  • Major powers agree on plan to break Syria deadlock (Reuters)
  • Half of $100b of Iran's unfrozen assets is already tied up due to debts (Reuters)
  • France's Hollande calls on Russia to stop action in Syria, Assad to leave power (Reuters)
  • Russian PM warns of "new world war" if Syria negotiations fail (Reuters)
  • U.S. blacklists three Middle Eastern nationals for working with ISIS (Reuters)
  • Military campaign against ISIS must be accelerated, says U.S. to allies (Reuters)
  • Peace talks on Cyprus reunification making significant progress, says president (AP)
  • Swedish police arrest man in Stockholm area on suspicion of preparing terror crimes (AP)
  • Brazil signs agreement with U.S. university to develop Zika vaccine (AP)
  • Brazil signs agreement with U.S. university to develop Zika vaccine (AP)

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