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    Video caption: Rare turtle washes up on UK beach 4,000 miles from home

    Tally the Turtle is recovering in a UK zoo awaiting a flight back to the warm waters of Mexico.

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    Video caption: Indonesia volcano: people run from giant ash clouds

    Mount Semeru is spewing thick plumes of ash and smoke as it erupts on the Indonesian island of Java.

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    Video caption: Cape Verde: Renewable energy via solar panels helps connect communities

    95% of Cape Verde has access to the electricity but a third of the population still relies on firewood and charcoal for cooking.

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    Video caption: The drought ravaging East African wildlife and livestock

    At least 26m people are struggling for food across northern Kenya, Somalia and southern Ethiopia.