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Murder of a senior bureaucrat proves that women face spiralling violence in Afghanistan
Turkish request to Nato comes as fears grow of Assad using chemical weapons
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Turkish parliament gives go ahead to deployment of troops in Syria following deadly cross-border mortar attack
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