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by Daphne Liddle

ANDERS BREIVIK shook the world last weekend by placing a bomb in central Oslo and, while police were diverted, making his way to an island where hundreds of young socialists were enjoying a summer camp and systematically shooting as many of them as he could before police arrived.

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Britain breaks relations with Libya

by our Arab Affairs correspondent

THE BRITISH government formally broke off all relations with Libya this week ordering all Libya’s remaining diplomats out of the country and handing over the London embassy to the imperialist-backed rebels who call themselves the “Transitional National Council”.

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A game of chicken

THE UNITED States stands on the edge of a financial catastrophe as leaders of the Republican and Democrat parties are playing a game of chicken over the country’s debt plans.

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