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IS 'not America's fight alone' President Obama hails the support of Arab nations in air strikes which reportedly killed dozens of Islamic State and jihadist militants in Syria. Details Ebola death rates 70% - WHO study New figures suggest 70% of those infected in West Africa have died, higher than previously reported. Details Spain scraps tighter abortion law Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy drops plans to limit abortion to cases of rape or where the mother's health is at serious risk. Details Obama makes impassioned climate plea US President Barack Obama tells a UN climate change meeting in New York that the problem is growing faster than the world's efforts to address it. Details White tiger kills man at Delhi zoo A white tiger attacks and kills a man who was in its enclosure at a zoo in the Indian capital Delhi. Details Vatican arrests ex-envoy over abuse The Vatican places its former ambassador to the Dominican Republic, Jozef Wesolowski, under house arrest on charges of sexually abusing children. Details Bin Laden son-in-law jailed for life Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, who was an al-Qaeda spokesman, is sentenced to life in prison for terrorism-related charges in New York. Details Karzai warns successors beware of US Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai uses his last speech in office to warn the new government to beware of the United States. Details Australian 'terror suspect' killed A teenager said to have made threats to Australian PM Tony Abbott is shot dead after stabbing two police in Melbourne, reports say. Details Israel murder suspects shot dead Two Palestinians suspected of the abduction and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June have been killed by Israeli forces, Israel's military says. Details Medellin high-rises demolished The remaining towers in the Space apartment complex in the Colombian city of Medellin have been demolished following a deadly collapse last year. Details China jails Uighur academic for life A Chinese court jails Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti for life for separatism, his lawyer says, in a verdict a rights group calls "deplorable". Details Cape Town shuts pro-gay mosque A gay-friendly mosque opened in Cape Town last week is closed because it does not have any parking spaces, a South African official tells the BBC. Details