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* China's President Xi Jinping signs Venezuela oil deal

July 22 (BBC) Chinese President Xi Jinping has signed a series of oil and mineral deals with Venezuela. They include a $4bn (2.34bn) credit line in return for Venezuelan crude and other products. The agreements came on the latest stop of a four-country visit to Latin America.
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* MH17 plane crash: Ukraine rebels give up 'black boxes'

July 22 (BBC) Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have handed over two flight-data recorders from the downed MH17 plane to Malaysian experts. The handover came hours after the UN Security Council voted unanimously to demand immediate international access to the crash site.
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* Kabul airport bomb kills 'foreigners'

July 22 (BBC) A suicide bomb outside Kabul airport has killed at least four people, three of them reportedly foreigners, officials say. The nationalities of the foreigners, described as "advisers", are not known so far. The Taliban said they carried out this attack, Reuters news agency reports.
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