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Fed boosts benchmark rate for third time this year - Austrian airline Niki insolvent after Lufthansa drops bid - Canada scraps plans to buy Boeing fighter jets
The European Parliament has awarded the 2017 Sakharov Prize for freedom of thought to Venezuela's national assembly and the country's political prisoners. The prize is an encouragement for Venezuelans fighting for their rights, laureate Antonio Ledezma said.
An eastern Congolese court's lifetime jailing of 11 militiamen for raping children is a breakthrough, according to rights groups. They say the verdict is a victory against those who "thought they were invincible."
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