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30 October 2014 Last updated at 07:27

Mexico head meets students' familiesImages of the missing 43 rural college students hang on the front gate of the Mexican attorney general's office in Mexico City, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014.

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto meets the families of 43 students who went missing more than a month ago, sparking nationwide protests.


Representative of USA Nelson Arboleda attends a meeting to discuss measures to face and prevent the Ebola virus, in Havana, Cuba, 29 October 2014. US attends Ebola conference in Cuba

Two health officials from the United States attend an Ebola conference in Cuba despite frosty relations between the two long-standing adversaries.

A car crossing a flooded street Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 29 October 2014. Heavy rains and winds lash Argentina

Torrential rains and strong winds in central Argentina cause severe flooding, damage homes and force dozens of people to evacuate.

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Brazil's president preaches unity after hard-won victory

After winning a second term in office, which will give her party 16 years in the presidency, Brazil's Dilma Rousseff is stressing the needs for unity, writes the BBC's Wyre Davies in Rio de Janeiro.

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