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We plan to file the following videos on Tuesday. Please check the daily advisories for any additions and amendments.

-- TOP WORLD NEWS --

+ ITALY

ROME: Follow-up to the general election in Italy. RAW. 1000 GMT (vox pops reax + newspapers). Rolling news coverage throughout the day

-- OTHER WORLD NEWS --

+ EUROPE

BERLIN: US Secretary of State John Kerry meets German counterpart Guido Westerwelle. RAW. 1400 GMT

BERLIN: John Kerry is due to holds talks with Russian FM Sergei Lavrov at 1500 GMT on Syria. RAW. TBC

PARIS: Reactions to a YouTube video showing the French family of seven kidnapped last week in Cameroon. RAW. TBC

AMIENS, FRANCE: Unions at a Goodyear factory in France are calling for a day of action against plans to close the site. RAW. 1300 GMT

PARIS: Dominique Strauss-Kahn's lawyers go before judges to ask for a ban on a controversial new book detailing an author's affair with the French politician. TBC

BARCELONA: Day two of Mobile World Congress. RAW. 1300 GMT

VATICAN CITY: Pope Benedict is preparing for his final general audience in St Peter's on Wednesday before he bows out as pontiff. Updated file images, profile and favourites to succeed the pope. FILE (Benedict). 1200 GMT. PKG. 1100 GMT. FILE (candidates). 2000 GMT

+ AFRICA

YAOUNDE/LAGOS: Monitoring reax to a YouTube video showing the French family of seven kidnapped last week in Cameroon. RAW. TBC

ABIDJAN: Amnesty International releases a report on violations carried out by the army under President Alassane Ouattara against supporters of ousted leader Laurent Gbagbo. RAW. 1300 GMT

NAKURU, KENYA: As Kenya prepares to go to the polls to elect a new president, hundreds if not thousands of Kenyans are still living in makeshift camps following the post-election violence in 2007 and 2008. PKG. 0300 GMT

PRETORIA: South Africans come to terms with Oscar Pistorius' murder trial. PKG. 2000 GMT

LATIN AMERICA & CARIBBEAN

MONTEVIDEO: Rally against a Supreme Court's decision to overturn a 2011 law scrapping immunity for those accused of crimes against humanity during the country's 1973-85 dictatorship. RAW. 0100 GMT

+ ASIA PACIFIC

HONG KONG: Two domestic helpers launch their final appeal for the right of residency in Hong Kong, a decision that could open the doors for thousands of foreign maids to apply to settle in the city. PKG. 0800 GMT

+ MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

CAIRO: Opposition leaders meet to decide if they should boycott the parliamentary elections due to start in April. RAW. 1600 GMT

TUNIS: Following events in Tunisia where prime minister-designate Ali Larayedh is trying to form a new coalition government. RAW. TBC

SYRIA: Monitoring conflict. TBC

+ NORTH AMERICA

NEWPORT NEWS, VIRGINIA: Obama visits Newport News shipyard as sequester deadline nears. RAW. TBA

WASHINGTON: After a Republican-orchestrated delay, the Senate is expected to vote on the nomination of Chuck Hagel as defense secretary. RAW. TBA

WASHINGTON: The Senate Finance Committee is expected to vote on Jack Lew's nomination for Treasury secretary. RAW. 1700 GMT

-- SPORT --

PRETORIA: South Africans come to terms with Oscar Pistorius' murder trial. PKG. 2000 GMT

SOCHI, RUSSIA: The coming Winter Olympics in the Russian Black Sea city of Sochi have forced many people to leave their homes. While most were given compensation, others have received nothing at all. The Mzokov family lost its house and accuse the region's vice-governor of keeping a million dollars that was owed to them. PKG. 0300 GMT

FUKUSHIMA, JAPAN: Fukushima's spot on the Freestyle World Cup Skiing circuit is a chance for its people to show there's more to the prefecture than its nuclear tragedy two years ago. PKG. 0800 GMT

-- FEATURES --

SOCHI, RUSSIA: The coming Winter Olympics in the Russian Black Sea city of Sochi have forced many people to leave their homes. While most were given compensation, others have received nothing at all. The Mzokov family lost its house and accuse the region's vice-governor of keeping a million dollars that was owed to them. PKG. 0300 GMT

FUKUSHIMA, JAPAN: Fukushima's spot on the Freestyle World Cup Skiing circuit is a chance for its people to show there's more to the prefecture than its nuclear tragedy two years ago. PKG. 0800 GMT

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