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A US official says they have first-hand knowledge of a phone conversation in which Mr Trump asked his Ukrainian counterpart to investigate his political rival, Joe Biden. Also, the Iraqi government announces sweeping social reforms after security forces kill dozens of protestors. And Ginger Baker, the legendary drummer of the rock bank Cream is dead at the age of 80.


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