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Channel 4 Blog
How mild mannered protest in Hong Kong is rocking China 01 October 2014

The Chinese press is branding the protesters extremists and agents of chaos and disruption - but I have rarely seen such a mild mannered mass protest.

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Channel 4 Blog
British strikes on Islamic State group begin: the view from Iraq 30 September 2014

As RAF Tornados carry out their first strikes against Islamic State militants, I report on what this means on the ground from Dohuk, northern Iraq.

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The horror in Homs, Syria
The horror in Homs 22 February 2012

As the bombardment in the Syrian city of Homs continues, Channel 4 News broadcasts a special report from a photographer who captures with shocking clarity the intense assault on the city.

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How did Dennis Kimetto smash the world marathon record? 29 September 2014

It is the question everyone wants to know, after he sailed through a marathon in under two hours, three minutes. Channel 4 News speaks to the author of Running with the Kenyans about his secret.

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Japan volcano eruption Mount Ontake
Toxic gas halts Japan volcano search as more victims found 29 September 2014

Rescuers at the peak of a Japanese volcano find what may be five new victims of Saturday's eruption, with at least 36 people feared dead.

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United States

Airstrikes against IS continue - as new threat is issued 28 September 2014

Allied airstrikes are hitting more Islamic State targets in Syria - striking three makeshift oil refineries near the Turkish border. Jonathan Rugman has been with Peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq.

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