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  1. Tunisia court suspends dismissal of judges - Reuters

    BBC World Service

    A court in Tunisia is reported to have suspended the dismissal of 50 judges who were fired by President Kais Saied two months ago, the Reuters news agency reports.

    He had accused them of corruption and protecting terrorists.

    In response, judges across Tunisia went on strike in a significant challenge to Mr Saied's authority.

    Opponents of the president saw the sackings as another attempt to increase his power and weaken civil institutions.

  2. Killing of Egyptian student sparks femicide debate

    BBC World Service

    The killing of a young student in Egypt has intensified the debate about male violence against women in the country.

    Salma Bahgat was stabbed 17 times in the city of Zagazig where she was studying at university.

    The incident was caught on video; the suspect is reportedly a fellow student who had been her boyfriend.

    He has been arrested and is being questioned by police.

    The killing is similar to that of Naira Ashraf earlier this year; she was murdered by another student whose advances she reportedly rejected.

    The case attracted huge attention in Egypt and across the Arab world.

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    Video caption: Israel-Gaza: Nine-year-old Gazan recalls fear as Israeli strike hit

    The Gaza resident was at her grandfather's house when rubble began to fall.

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    Video caption: Moment Russia launches Iranian satellite into space

    The US has warned Russia plans to maintain use of the satellite to spy on Ukrainian troop movements.

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    Video caption: Israel-Gaza: Emergency services respond after air strike hits building in Gaza

    Emergency services take the injured to local hospitals as violence in the region flares up.

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    Video caption: Gaza: Dozens of rockets fired into Israel from Gaza Strip

    Palestinian Islamic Jihad say the rockets hit Tel Aviv and other cities; but many appeared to be shot down.