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WASHINGTON — President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan expressed surprise that a speech had caused such a stir and said he had not meant to criticize the United States but rather Western news coverage of Afghanistan.
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ROME — A Vatican priest compared the uproar over sexual abuse scandals to the persecution of Jews, but a spokesman said the words were not “an official statement.” By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS 24 minutes ago Gunmen wearing Iraqi military uniforms raided homes in a Sunni village south of Baghdad, killing 25, including five women, in an overnight attack. More News Achmad Ibrahim/Associated Press By MIKI TANIKAWA TOKYO — With a shrinking market at home, food makers are taking their health products and novelty snacks abroad. Above, Japanese seasoning on sale in Indonesia.
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OSTROVANY, Slovakia — A controversy in a village in Slovakia has flared over a wall that divides the ghetto from the property of white people.
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BAGHDAD — The referendum of voters aligned with the militant cleric may prove critical in choosing the next prime minister.
By SCOTT SHANE
Analysts said the new system promised to improve decisions about who should be prevented from flying.
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Three German soldiers were killed and five were wounded in a firefight with insurgents near the city of Kunduz in northern Afghanistan.
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By SUSAN SAULNY and LAURIE GOODSTEIN BOULDER JUNCTION, Wis. — The Rev. Lawrence C. Murphy interacted freely with children in Wisconsin until his death, according to documents and interviews.
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By ETHAN BRONNER and FARES AKRAM JERUSALEM — The attacks on Friday, which Israel said were in response to rocket fire, caused no injuries but damaged buildings.
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By JEFFREY GETTLEMAN NAIROBI — The new constitution would curtail the powers of Kenya’s presidency, enhance individual rights and give more power to local governments.
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The Russian prime minister will meet with President Hugo Chávez, who is seeking to expand ties as a way of countering Washington’s influence in the hemisphere.
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Massachusetts and Rhode Island are taking different approaches in their competition to become a leader in alternative energy.
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