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Tuesday, October 21, 2003

Northern Ireland: In a series of moves designed to bring about final implementation of the Good Friday Agreement, the British Government confirms that elections to the region's devolved administration will be held on November 26. The Provisional IRA announces a further act of weapons decommissioning. Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams declares the end to physical force republicanism. Statements from all the major parties involved are expected over the course of the day.//politics.guardian.co.uk/northernirelandassembly/story/0,9061,1067604,00.html//news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/northern_ireland/3210160.stm//www.rte.ie/news/2003/1021/north.html
Africa: Outbreaks of locusts are reported in Mauritania, Niger and Sudan and might spread to other areas of north Africa. //news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/3210464.stm
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