Topic: Top stories of the day
A roundup of what has happened in the past 24 hours
* Russia’s largest state-controlled oil company Rosneft denied having ever given consideration to buying out BP’s 50 percent stake in its TNK-BP joint venture in Russia, Rosneft President Igor Sechin said
* Britain and the Scandinavian countries have expressed an interest in deliveries of Russian gas via the Nord Stream pipeline system in the Baltic, Russian President Vladimir Putin said during talks with Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel
* Britain is risking the safety of the Russian delegation at the London Olympics by refusing to cooperate with Russia's security services in the run-up to the event, their director Alexander Bortnikov has said
* The Muslim Brotherhood's candidate for the Egyptian presidential runoff, Mohammed Morsi, has accepted the Charter of National Convent, a declaration drafted by representatives of Egypt’s liberal political forces to ensure broad national representation in any future government, local media reported on Friday, quoting Morsi'e election campaign staff
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