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The ceasefire agreed by Russia and Turkey proves how far Putin has come out on top in Syria

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It is difficult to remember now, when Russia is being portrayed in the West as an aggressive predatory power threatening everybody, the extent which it was marginalised seven years ago when Nato was carrying out regime change in Libya

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/syrian-ceasefire-turkey-russia-erdogan-putin-trump-a8548871.html

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Venezuela government guilty of 'worst human rights crisis in its history'

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‘Authorities are using the language of war to try to legitimise the use of excessive force by police and military officials,’ says organisation’s Americas director

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/venezuela-human-rights-crisis-nicholas-maduro-amnesty-international-a8548966.html