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Wednesday, 24 June 2009

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President Obama has condemned the violence used against protesters in Iran, over the country's disputed election.

A diplomatic row has erupted after Britain and Iran each expelled embassy staff over claims of spying.

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Gordon Brown will face pressure today to make the Iraq war inquiry public.

The Conservatives will use the Commons debate to push the Prime Minister to give evidence.

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Wild cat strikes are expected around the country later, after talks to resolve a dispute over sacked power workers were adjourned.

Union leaders want hundreds of workers dismissed for strikes at Lindsey Oil Refinery in Lincolnshire to get their jobs back.

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Too many children are being suspended from primary schools according to Ofsted.

It's found pupils as young as four have been excluded for biting, swearing, kicking and hitting others.

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And in the tennis:. the first round at Wimbledon's over - and so is the dream for six of the eight Britons.

Only Andy Murray and Elena Baltacha have made it through to the second round.
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