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2006-05-10 08:58:56

MADRID (Reuters) - A Spanish court sentenced two men to a total of 10 years in prison on Wednesday for their part in a suicide bombing in Tunisia in 2002 which killed 21 people, 14 of them German tourists.

2005-08-06 11:22:38

PALERMO, Sicily (Reuters) - At least seven people were killed and 20 injured when their Tunisair flight from Italy to Tunisia made an emergency landing in the sea off Sicily on Saturday after reporting a technical fault, emergency services said.


Word of the Day
cassation
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").
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