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What happend on May 19th 2017

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Guinea teenager allegedly held as sex slave in Australia

Friday 19th of May 2017, 0:35
related countries: Australia Australia

The 17-year-old girl had arrived from West Africa after being offered work as a cleaner, police say.
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Friday 19th of May 2017, 1:19
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

The US president denies any collusion with Russia during his election campaign last year.
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Trump's first trip

Friday 19th of May 2017, 3:33
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
related places: Riyadh

Riyadh may seem an odd choice for Donald Trump's first trip abroad, but he wants a new relationship.
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Australian government reviews funding for UFO group

Friday 19th of May 2017, 3:48
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A government minister says he will seek "more detail" about public payments to the group.
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Chinese jets intercept US aircraft over East China Sea, US says

Friday 19th of May 2017, 6:40
related countries: United States United States, China China

One jet came within 150ft (45m) of the US plane and flew upside over it, officials tell US media.
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2017 Whitley Gold Award winner: 'Fish loved me but people didn't'

Friday 19th of May 2017, 9:03
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Zafer Kizilkaya's work saved a Turkish community. His fish conservation model's now widely adopted.
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Van Gogh lookalike's selfie offer draws 'crazy' response

Friday 19th of May 2017, 9:09
related countries: Aruba Aruba

When Australian artist Matt Butterworth offered to pose, he was met with "crazy" demand.
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Italy's first black minister 'vindicated' by racist slurs verdict

Friday 19th of May 2017, 10:12
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

MEP Mario Borghezio had made racist remarks about Cécile Kyenge, who was born in the DR Congo.
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Michel Temer: Brazil president 'won't quit' over bribe claim

Friday 19th of May 2017, 11:05
related countries: Brazil Brazil

A defiant Michel Temer says he will prove his innocence after secret recording embroils him in scandal.
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Pop music used to ridicule Russia's young protesters

Friday 19th of May 2017, 11:32
related countries: Russia Russia

Music videos on YouTube are disparaging young Russians from protesting against the government.
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Model Ulrikke Hoyer says she was dropped from a show in Japan for being 'too big'

Friday 19th of May 2017, 11:45
related countries: Denmark Denmark

The Danish model claims she was told to "drink only water for 24 hours" before a fitting.
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Syria and Russia condemn US-led attack on pro-Assad forces

Friday 19th of May 2017, 12:00
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia, United States United States

The attack on a pro-Assad convoy was a "blatant attack on forces fighting terrorism", Syria says.
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Macron in Mali: France will be 'uncompromising' in fight against terrorists

Friday 19th of May 2017, 12:33
related countries: France France, Mali Mali

The new French leader is visiting French soldiers fighting Islamic militants for more than four years.
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Julian Assange: Sweden drops rape investigation

Friday 19th of May 2017, 13:46
related countries: Sweden Sweden

The arrest warrant for the Wikileaks founder, holed up in Ecuador's embassy in London, is revoked.
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Erdogan watches as Turkish security guards attack protesters

Friday 19th of May 2017, 15:14
related countries: Turkey Turkey

The Turkish president got out of his car as security personnel attacked protesters in Washington.
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'Lady Cynthia' rhododendron bush puts Canada town on the map

Friday 19th of May 2017, 15:17
related countries: Canada Canada, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Ladysmith

Ladysmith, British Columbia, is proud of its giant rhododendron, which is over a century old.
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The deafblind actors of Jaffa

Friday 19th of May 2017, 15:39
related countries: Israel Israel

A theatre company made up of deafblind actors pulls in the crowds in Israel.
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'Major breakthrough' in Norway's 46-year-old Isdal woman mystery

Friday 19th of May 2017, 15:56
related countries: Norway Norway
related places: Isdal

Analysis of mystery woman's teeth may finally tell Norwegian investigators where she came from.
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Trump heads for Saudi Arabia on first foreign tour

Friday 19th of May 2017, 16:50
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United States United States

The US president heads to Saudi Arabia on the first leg of his trip to the Middle East and Europe.
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Julian Assange defiant as Sweden drops rape investigation

Friday 19th of May 2017, 17:07
related countries: Sweden Sweden

The Wikileaks founder says he wants to talk to the US and UK authorities about his future.
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US woman burned by Starbucks coffee awarded $100,000

Friday 19th of May 2017, 19:46
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

A Florida woman went to court after being seriously scalded when the lid popped off her coffee.
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Michel Temer: Brazil president faces new corruption accusations

Friday 19th of May 2017, 20:30
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Plea-bargain testimony piles pressure on President Michel Temer, who denies wrongdoing.
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Trump: Firing 'nut job' FBI chief 'eased pressure'

Friday 19th of May 2017, 23:20
related countries: United States United States

The US president reportedly called the former FBI chief James Comey a "real nut job".
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