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    President of Corsica's national park latest victim of...

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    The president of Corsica's national park, Jean-Luc Chiappini has been assassinated.

    The 65-year-old was reportedly shot dead by the passenger of a high-powered motorcycle as he drove his car from the island's main airport to the centre of town.

    He is the third prominent public figure to be murdered on the French Mediterranean island in the space of six months.

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