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Must Reads: Detectives, spy planes and an African success story

July 1, 2012 |  6:00 am


From spy planes and helicopters guarding the London Olympics to Indian detectives investigating the in-laws-to-be, here are five stories you shouldn't miss from last week in global news:

Iran sanctions are about to get tougher

Mexico election unlikely to reshape drug war

For London Olympics, Britain calls up the military

A poor African woman's journey to home and security

In India, first comes detective work, then comes marriage

-- Emily Alpert in Los Angeles

Photo: Newlywed couples pose for photographs during a mass marriage ceremony in Bhopal, India, on June 23, 2012. Credit: Sanjeev Gupta / European Pressphoto Agency