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Agent finds Elian Gonzalez during raid on relatives' home 2000: Swat team grabs tug-of-love Cuban boy

US federal agents seize six-year-old Elian Gonzalez in a early morning raid on his relatives' home.


Margot Fonteyn - 1951 1959: Dame Margot Fonteyn released from jail
The British ballerina arrives in New York after spending 24 hours in a Panamanian prison.

Peruvian troops on the roof (copyright: AP) 1997: Troops storm embassy in Peru
The four-month siege of the Japanese embassy in Peru ends in gunfire and explosions as troops storm in.

Francois Duvalier 1971: Haitian dictator dies
Haiti's ruler, Francois 'Papa Doc' Duvalier, has died after 14 years in power.

Liberian soldier 1980: Deposed ministers executed in Liberia
Thirteen leading officials of the ousted government in Liberia have been publicly executed on the orders of the new military regime.

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