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25 Dec

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The 1914 Christmas Truce: A Plum Pudding Policy Which Might Have Ended The War

 A private’s letter from the trenches has resurfaced after 95 years to add colour to the World War I story that still resonates down the decades………………………………

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Pakistan bomb attack kills dozens

At least 42 people killed and dozens injured after ‘female suicide bomber’ attacks town in northwest of the country.
Last Modified: 25 Dec 2010 15:29 GMT

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Invisible Bethlehem

Lamis Andoni 25 Dec 2010 02:23 GMT
As Christians flock to the birthplace of Jesus, the plight of the city’s Palestinian inhabitants goes unnoticed.
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‘The war you don’t see’

The Listening Post 23 Dec 2010 10:25 GMT
Journalist John Pilger discusses his latest film, the media’s role in conflict, and the WikiLeaks phenomenon.
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Government sets face against reading

Michael Rosen: Withdrawal of Booktrust funding recklessly ignores educational benefits of books
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White descendents of Confederate soldiers celebrate the day South Carolina declared independence………………….
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In Bethlehem tourism is reborn, but only for a few

 Catrina Stewart: Artists have made a tidy sum depicting an imaginary scene where a pregnant Mary and Joseph are puzzled by Israel’s separation wall blocking their entry into Bethlehem.

Tensions mount on Gaza border after increase in rocket attacks

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