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Main topics for Monday, October 9:
The diplomatic dispute between Turkey and the US escalated after both countries imposed travel and visa restrictions on their citizens. The spat highlights worsening relations between Ankara and some of its Western allies. We explore what’s behind the dispute.
The International Committee of the Red Cross is scaling back its presence in Afghanistan, saying it is too dangerous for its staff. Seven of its workers have been killed this year. We explore what will this mean for the people who depend on them.
- After years of recovery from civil wars that almost destroyed their country, Liberians are preparing for election. They hope the vote will be the first democratic power transfer in 73 years. We have the latest.
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