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    VIDEO: Key moments of 7/7 anniversary events

    Events have taken place, including a service at St Paul's Cathedral, to mark the 10th anniversary of the 7 July terrorist attacks that killed 52 people in London.

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    VIDEO: Juncker: 'I was texting Tsipras'

    Jean-Claude Juncker, the President of the European Commission, hits back at comments about his mobile phone use in the European Parliament.

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    VIDEO: Living with Venezuela's high inflation

    The BBC's Daniel Pardo explains how inflation affects what Venezuelans buy everyday, like the popular snack called Arepa.

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    VIDEO: Malaysia PM challenged to 'show accounts'

    Malaysia's former leader, Mahathir Mohamed, has called on Prime Minister Najib Razak to show public proof that his assets are legal.

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    VIDEO: Pele's American dream

    In June 1975, Brazilian superstar Pele joined the New York Cosmos soccer team. Clive Toye was the man to sign him.

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    VIDEO: USA vs Japan: Giant robot duel

    American MegaBot challenges Japan's Kuratas Mecha to a giant robot battle to the bitter end

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    VIDEO: Obama shakes hands with Vietnam leader

    President Obama has met the leader of the Vietnamese Communist Party at the Oval Office in Washington.

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    VIDEO: The Dutch tulips from Virginia

    The Dutch tulip is under threat from globalisation - so what are they doing about it?

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    VIDEO: Uncertain life in an Athens market

    Mark Lowen asks people in a suburb of Athens how they are coping with the fiscal uncertainty in Greece.

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    VIDEO: Food fight! America v Europe

    The US and European Union are struggling to agree on food safety standards - among the major issues in a huge new trade deal.

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    VIDEO: Pope celebrates Mass with one million

    Pope Francis has celebrated Mass in front of nearly one million Catholics in Ecuador's capital Quito.

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    VIDEO: One killed in US ice cave collapse

    Authorities in the US have reported one person dead and several others injured after part of an ice cave collapse in Washington.

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    VIDEO: Spain bull runners describe injuries

    Some of those taking part in the annual running of the bulls in Pamplona have been describing their experience.

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    VIDEO: Anti-IS campaign 'will not be quick'

    US President Barack Obama says there is progress in the campaign against Islamic State militants, but emphasises that ''it will not be quick''.

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    VIDEO: Five banking headaches facing Greeks

    Ros Atkins explains the banking restrictions and the impact are they having on everyday life in Greece.

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    VIDEO: Anniversary of Asia's biggest war

    Commemorations are taking place to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second Sino-Japanese War in 1945 - the biggest war in Asia in the 20th Century.

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    VIDEO: What can you do with a VR headset?

    Kate Russell looks at some of the games, apps and films available for VR headsets

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    VIDEO: Driver survives massive Nascar crash

    Nascar driver Austin Dillon survived a massive last-lap crash on Monday that saw his car hurdled upside down into protective fencing.

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    VIDEO: Lesbos migrant camp strewn with rubbish

    Record-breaking numbers of migrants are arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos overwhelming local authorities

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    VIDEO: DIY balloonist charged with 'mischief'

    A man who tied about 100 helium balloons to a garden chair and flew over the Canadian city of Calgary has been charged with causing mischief.

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    VIDEO: Varoufakis says goodbye to his staff

    Greece's former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis says goodbye to staff after his resignation.

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    VIDEO: 7/7 survivor meets officer who saved her

    Gill Hicks, a survivor of the 7/7 bombings, has a surprise reunion with the police officer who pulled her from the wreckage that day.

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    VIDEO: How spies eavesdrop on secret talks

    BBC Arabic's Reda El Mawy reports on fears that sensitive talks on Iran's nuclear programme could be being spied on.

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    VIDEO: Battle scars: Gaza war's legacy

    One year on, Lyse Doucet speaks to a 12-year-old boy who survived a defining moment of the 2014 war between Israeli forces and Palestinian militant groups in Gaza.

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    VIDEO: Ending extreme poverty in Africa

    The BBC's Mike Wooldridge reports from Uganda on the progress of the Millennium Village project.

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    VIDEO: Service held for Srebrenica victims

    A service has been held at Westminster Abbey to remember more than 8,000 Muslim men and boys from Srebrenica killed by Bosnian Serb forces 20 years ago.

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    VIDEO: Creating life in miniature for 40 years

    Best friends Caroline and Jane have amassed nearly 70 dolls' houses as a result of their passion for creating life in miniature over 40 years.

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    VIDEO: Windy start to Pope's Ecuador trip

    Pope Francis has a breezy start to his Latin America trip, being buffeted by a strong breeze on landing in Ecuador.

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    VIDEO: Greece Votes 'No': What next?

    Victoria Derbyshire speaks to a 'Yes' and 'No' Greek voter

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    VIDEO: Forth Bridge is World Heritage Site

    One of Scotland's most famous landmarks, the Forth Bridge, has been given World Heritage Site status by Unesco.

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    VIDEO: Minecraft fans get Hololens preview

    Ten thousand Minecraft fans gather in London for Minecon and a handful get to try Hololens.

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    VIDEO: Maternal healthcare failing in Pakistan

    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will release a report into the Millennium Development Goals on Monday.

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    VIDEO: Greek voters' 'no' to bailout offer

    Results from the Greek referendum show voters decisively rejecting the terms of an international bailout.

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    VIDEO: Why 2015 is a good year for durians

    Singaporeans are enjoying a bumper crop of pungent durians, the so called "king of fruits", which are something of a national obsession.

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    VIDEO: Christening held for Princess Charlotte

    Princess Charlotte, the daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, has been christened at a service in Norfolk.

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    VIDEO: Pope's visit: Two contrasting views

    As Pope Francis tours Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay, BBC News speaks to two women with contrasting views on his visit

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    VIDEO: Syria family urged to come home

    A relative of a family from Luton who are believed to have joined militants known as Islamic State in Syria urges them to return home.

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    VIDEO: 'Our army has paid a heavy price'

    The president of Tunisia announces a state of emergency following last week's deadly attack at the Sousse tourist resort.

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    VIDEO: USA fans 'invade' Vancouver for final

    Thousands of USA football fans have made the trip to Vancouver, Canada, to see if their team can win the Women's World Cup for the first time since 1999.

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    VIDEO: Social start-up gives a helping hand

    How a San Francisco social start-up is giving homeless people a helping hand

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    VIDEO: Royal family arrives for christening

    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the Church of St Mary Magdalene in Sandringham for the christening of their daughter, Princess Charlotte.

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    VIDEO: Hot dog eating championship upset

    Joey "Jaws" Chestnut has lost his hot dog eating crown to Matt Stonie at the Fourth of July contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island.

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    VIDEO: Sea horses: Household Cavalry at beach

    Every year the soldiers and horses of the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment leave London for summer training in Norfolk.

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    VIDEO: What is the Greek referendum about?

    Mark Lowen explains the background and implications of Sunday's vote on the Greek debt crisis, from a beach near Athens.

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    VIDEO: Kiev marchers 'demand revolution'

    About 1,000 Ukrainian pro-government fighters and far-right supporters have marched through the centre of the capital, Kiev.

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    VIDEO: King of Tonga formally crowned

    Tupou VI has been formally crowned king of Tonga in the capital, Nuku'alofa.

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    VIDEO: Brazil's 'simple' Olympic torch

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has unveiled the torch to be used at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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    VIDEO: Trillions lost on China stock market

    China's Shanghai Composite index has slumped about 30% since mid-June, wiping out most of this year's gains

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    VIDEO: Baby rescued after drifting out to sea

    A baby in Turkey is rescued after floating out to sea, nearly a kilometre from shore.

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    VIDEO: Iron Maiden's Dickinson on cancer recovery

    Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson tells the BBC he is on the mend after his treatment for tumours on his tongue.

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    VIDEO: Pope's battle to woo Latin America

    When Pope Francis arrives in Latin America this weekend, huge crowds are expected - as millions of Roman Catholics in Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay turn out to see the man they call the "Pope of the poor".

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    VIDEO: Triumph for solar-powered flight

    Solar Impulse aircraft lands in Hawaii without refuelling after record-breaking flight around the world.

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    VIDEO: '7/7 still difficult to talk about'

    Tim Coulson was travelling eastbound on the Circle Line train when a suicide bomber blew up the passing westbound train in the 7/7 attacks.

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    VIDEO: Greece's referendum - in numbers

    Greeks will go to the polls on Sunday in a crucial referendum on whether to accept the terms of an international bailout.

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    VIDEO: 'Help Greece - come to Faliraki'

    Anna Holligan visits the Greek island of Rhodes which relies heavily on tourism and gauges the mood there about Greece's financial future.

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    VIDEO: Judge recognises school friend in dock

    A Judge and a man suspected of burglary were 'reunited' briefly during a court hearing in Miami, in the US.

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    VIDEO: Cargo ship blasts off for space station

    A Russian Soyuz space rocket, bound for the International Space Station, has launched successfully from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstann.

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    VIDEO: Pakistan bridge foul play probed

    Foul play will be investigated after a railway bridge collapsed in Pakistan, killing at least 14 people.

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    VIDEO: Controlling a 'cyborg' cockroach

    Researchers hope cockroaches could access disaster zones which humans cannot reach

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    VIDEO: Cars designed to be slept in

    Vehicle design students at the Royal College of Art have been re-imagining the kind of cars that will be possible in an era of driverless transport.

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    VIDEO: Tunisia hotel 'hero' tells of gun attack

    In the wake of the terror attack on a Tunisian beach last Friday, survivors reported heroic acts from hotel staff. One of those staff members has spoken exclusively to the BBC's Ben Brown.

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    VIDEO: 'Irreversible change' to sea life from CO2

    A major report warns that life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions from industrial society are drastically cut.

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    VIDEO: Varoufakis: '100% chance of success'

    Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says he believes there is "100% chance of success" in reaching agreement on the Greek bailout.

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    VIDEO: Greece crisis: 'People need to work hard'

    Nektaria Kakousi, a fruit seller from Aegina, says Greek people need to learn to work hard as those that do "always succeed."

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    VIDEO: India fails to publish UN health report

    The Indian government is not publishing the results of a vast national survey of the health of the country's citizens.

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    VIDEO: Ceremony due at Tunisia killing site

    A special ceremony of remembrance will be held at the scene of last Friday's killings in Sousse, Tunisia.

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    VIDEO: Record breaking heat across the globe

    Unprecedented June heat breaks records in four continents across the globe. Darren Bett reports.

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    VIDEO: Ice lollies to keep zoo animals cool

    Zoo animals across Europe are being fed frozen treats to keep them cool and hydrated during the current heatwave.

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    VIDEO: 'Mass cancellations' of Tunisia holidays

    There has been a "dramatic" drop in the number of planned trips to Tunisia, according to a travel data company.

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    VIDEO: Replica 18th Century ship due in US

    The French frigate Hermione is a replica of a ship that sailed to the US in the 18th Century and is recreating that journey.

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    VIDEO: Wild animal ban affects Mexican circus

    A new law banning the use of wild animals in Mexican circuses comes into effect, meaning many animals must be found new homes.

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    VIDEO: Val Doonican: Ireland's Bing Crosby

    Val Doonican, the singer and TV presenter, has died at the age of 88. David Sillito looks back at his life and career.

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    VIDEO: The robots that could change our lives

    From machines that can help around the house, to ones that could be used as sales assistants, robots can change the way we live our lives.

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    VIDEO: Josh Widdicombe's Wimbledon fan guide

    Comedian and Wimbledon first-timer Josh Widdicombe takes to the grounds of SW19 to meet the people who make it through the gates.

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    VIDEO: Greece Yes and No 'both bad options'

    Kostas Miras works in a cafe on Aegina, an island 55km (34 miles) from Athens, and believes neither option in the upcoming referendum is good.

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    VIDEO: Fears of fundamentalism in Bangladesh

    A number of killings of atheist and secular bloggers raises fears that a dangerous strain of fundamentalist Islam is gaining traction in Bangladesh.

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    VIDEO: Farkhunda murder sentences quashed

    A court in Afghanistan has quashed the death penalties of four men who were found guilty of taking part in the killing of a woman falsely accused of burning the Koran.

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    VIDEO: Tense standoff over new Moscow church

    The construction of a new Russian Orthodox chapel in a Moscow park has sparked a round-the-clock protest by local residents

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    VIDEO: Motorbikes aid Ramadan fast-breakers

    This year for Muslims in Indonesia there's a new enterprise: mobilising motorcycle taxis for food delivery is giving people more options to break their fast.

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    VIDEO: The life of Holocaust hero Winton

    Sir Nicholas Winton, who saved hundreds of Jewish children from the Nazis, has died aged 106.

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    VIDEO: Sari design gets a modern twist

    New technology is helping to speed up the design process for the famous Chanderi saris of India.

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    VIDEO: Greece crisis: How will Greeks vote?

    BBC presenter Ros Atkins has been exploring how Greeks will vote in Sunday's referendum and why.

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    VIDEO: Forced to marry at 14 in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh has advanced since the UN launched its Millennium Development Goals, but many girls still have their futures taken away by being forced to marry too young.

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    VIDEO: First UK Tunisia dead repatriated

    The bodies of eight of the British tourists killed by a gunman in Tunisia last Friday are returned to the UK on an RAF flight.

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    VIDEO: Indonesia crash death toll rises

    Indonesian officials say 141 bodies have been recovered after a military transport plane crashed in a residential area of Medan on Tuesday.

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    VIDEO: South Africa's fight to tackle HIV

    Nomsa Maseko looks at how South Africa, with one of the greatest numbers of people with HIV, is tackling the disease.

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    VIDEO: Three seconds to explain Greek crisis?

    The BBC's Robert Peston attempts to explain the Greek debt crisis as simply as possible.

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    VIDEO: France hit by extreme heatwave

    A mass of hot air moving north from Africa drives up temperatures across Europe, with Paris seeing temperatures approaching 40C.

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    VIDEO: Poverty grips Chad despite UN targets

    Fergus Walsh reports from one of the world's poorest nations, Chad in central Africa, to see the effects of extreme hunger.

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    VIDEO: Why is Tunisia vulnerable to extremism?

    In Tunisia security has been increased at major venues - and many mosques, suspected of fomenting trouble, are being closed.

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    VIDEO: Inside Tunisia killer's college

    The man who killed 38 at the beach resort of Sousse in Tunisia was "a student like any other", according to an official at his university.

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    VIDEO: 'I feel like I can fly forever'

    A solar-powered plane that is attempting to cross the Pacific Ocean is encountering its first weather front.

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    VIDEO: Tyres set alight on Eurotunnel track

    Thousands of cross-Channel passengers are stranded after striking Calais ferry workers closed the French port and blocked Eurotunnel rail services.

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    VIDEO: Fighting for a free press in HK

    Thousands of people are expected to take to the streets on Wednesday during the annual pro-democracy protest that marks Hong Kong's return to China.

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    VIDEO: Aerial video shows Australia prison riot

    Heavily armed police have been sent to a prison on the outskirts of Melbourne following a major riot which officials say may be linked to a smoking ban which begins on Wednesday.

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    VIDEO: Smile, or the phone call will finish

    A young designer explains how he has re-configured household objects, to make people feel happy as they use them.

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    VIDEO: Five graphs that explain Greek crisis

    To help make sense of the severity of Greece's financial position, the BBC's Dani Sinha looks at five graphs that explain the debt crisis.

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    VIDEO: How to organise a referendum in a week

    Greece will vote on Sunday 5th July in a referendum which may decide the future of the country in the Euro.

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