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Monday, May 12, 2008

Russia's new Prime Minister Vladimir Putin announces his cabinet. //news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7395911.stm (BBC News)
Shootings are reported in Khartoum, Sudan, one day after the rebel attack. Islamist leader Hassan al-Turabi is released from custody after being interrogated by police. //news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7395379.stm (BBC News) //news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7397087.stm (BBC News)
Over 69,000 are killed in central south-west China by the Wenchuan quake, an earthquake measuring 7.9 Moment magnitude scale. The epicenter is west-northwest of the provincial capital Chengdu, Sichuanprovince.
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