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Chatter: Law and disorder in Egypt

Egyptian security forces battle for control of a defiantly pro-Morsi town, Syria's president says he needs time and a lot of money to destroy his chemical weapons, Iran promises not to build a bomb, and why Austria's holy water could do you more harm than good.

Politics

Chatter: US embassies under threat

"Terrorist chatter" prompts the US to order 19 of its embassies to stay closed, Turkey announces the verdicts in its controversial coup trial, New Zealand's dairy exports start a food poisoning scare, and the world's first test-tube hamburger is for lunch.