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Posted: February 20, 2013 at 4:17 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “This was not a random robbery. It was well-prepared.These were professionals.” Anja Bijnens, spokesman for the Brussels prosecutors’ office, after thieves made off with millions of dollars worth of diamonds at Belgium’s main airport Article, 1A Tunisia credit rating cut; premier quits TUNIS, Tunisia — Tunisia’s prime minister announced his resignation Tuesday after a failed effort to form a technocratic government to see the country out of its political crisis.

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