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    Video caption: Erdogan speech: 'Today nobody has lost'

    The re-elected Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, addressed supporters outside the Presidential Palace.

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    Video caption: Kilicdaroglu says Turkish election unfair

    Rival Kemal Kilicdaroglu condemns President Erdogan's government as authoritarian in a fiery speech.

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    Video caption: Erdogan sings to supporters from top of bus

    The Turkish president burst into song as he claimed victory in his country's election.

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    Video caption: Indian police drag away and detain protesting wrestlers

    Olympic medallists Sakshi Malik and Bajrang Punia among protesters detained in New Delhi.

  5. US and Saudi Arabia call for Sudan ceasefire extension

    Richard Hamilton

    BBC World Service Newsroom

    Saudi Arabia and the United States have called for a ceasefire in Sudan to be extended.

    Both countries are monitoring the truce, which has been repeatedly violated, and called on the army and the rival paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF) to continue negotiations, so that humanitarian aid can be delivered.

    Residents said there were clashes overnight in the capital, Khartoum, and the adjoining city of Omdurman.

    There's growing concern about the worsening security in the Darfur region.

    The former rebel leader and current governor of Darfur, Minni Minawi, has called on civilians to take up arms there.

  6. Somalia proposes fresh plan for everyone to have a vote

    David Bamford

    BBC World Service News

    Hassan Sheikh Mohamud
    Image caption: Hassan Sheikh Mohamud became Somalia's president just over a year ago

    Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has called on the public to support a new plan to restore universal suffrage next year, ending a decade of indirect voting.

    Under proposals agreed at a four-day conference in the capital, Mogadishu, voters would directly choose a national president for the first time since General Siad Barre seized power in 1969.

    The first direct vote would be in local elections in June next year, followed by federal elections later.

    Somalia's central government collapsed in the 1990s when Siad Barre was overthrown.

    An indirectly appointed administration has been in place since 2012, but it's marred by clan rivalries, corruption and political wrangling - further exacerbated by an Islamist insurgency.