Egypt eases Gaza border blockadeA man waves goodbye to a passenger on a bus heading into Egypt at the Rafah crossing (28 May 2011)

Egypt relaxes Gaza border restrictions, allowing many Palestinians to cross for the first time since ousted President Hosni Mubarak shut the crossing.

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Serbia's president says the investigation into arrested Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic will focus on those who protected him.

Bronislaw Komorowski and Barack ObamaObama to wrap up tour of Europe

US President Barack Obama is wrapping up his six-day European tour in Warsaw, discussing security and energy with Polish political leaders.

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