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The assault on Pakistan media ahead of vote

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 0:22
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Journalists blame the military for censorship, abductions and arrests as parliamentary elections near.
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Deported from the US to a Somali danger zone

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 1:30
related countries: United States United States
related places: America

The US is deporting record numbers of Somalis - some of whom have lived in America almost all their lives.
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Thailand cave: New video shows boys in 'good health'

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 2:24
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Thai Navy Seals have released new footage of the boys showing some wearing protective foil blankets.
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Ecuador court orders ex-president Correa's arrest

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 4:33
related countries: Belgium Belgium

Rafael Correa, who now lives in Belgium, denies any involvement in a botched 2012 kidnapping.
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Mother of Thailand cave boy: 'I am dying to see him'

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 5:00
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Families have been shown new footage of the boys and their coach stuck in a cave in Thailand.
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US woman, 92, kills son to avoid being sent into care home

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 6:03
related countries: United States United States

Anna Mae Blessing shot dead her 72-year-old son who wanted to take her into a care home, police say.
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Japanese tourist dies while climbing Uluru in Australia

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 7:49
related countries: Japan Japan, Australia Australia, Aruba Aruba

The man collapsed while scaling the Australian landmark, a trek that will soon be banned.
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IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's son 'killed in Syria'

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 9:41
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Abu Bakr, Baghdadi

Hudhayfah al-Badri died in an operation against Syrian government forces in Homs, IS news outlets say.
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Top Polish judge defies order to retire

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 12:53
related countries: Poland Poland

The chief justice arrives for work rejecting measures likely to force 40% of judges to retire early.
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'Sultan of Coins': Iranian police arrest man for hoarding gold

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 14:43
related countries: Iran Iran

Police say the man hoarded two tonnes of gold coins in order to manipulate the local market.
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Wang Jian: China's HNA Group boss falls to his death in France

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 15:44
related countries: France France, China China

Wang Jian, 57, was taking photos when he fell off a wall in France's Provence region, police say.
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Barcelona deny organ-trafficking claim

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 15:50
related countries: France France

Barcelona deny that former president Sandro Rosell illegally bought a liver for ex-France defender Eric Abidal, who needed a transplant.
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Macron warning over EU's Africa migrant centre plans

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 16:24
related countries: France France

France's president tells the BBC that Europe will be dealing with migration from Africa for decades.
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Malawi's President Mutharika and the police food scandal

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 16:45
related countries: Malawi Malawi

Malawi's president is accused of receiving a kickback from a $4m contract, which is being investigated by the anti-graft agency.
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Thai cave rescue: What next for the trapped boys?

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 17:50
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Rescuers have reached the young football team stuck in a Thai cave, but their ordeal is not over.
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Artefacts worth €40m recovered in raids across Europe

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 18:03
related countries: Italy Italy, United Kingdom United Kingdom, Spain Spain

Police swoop on dozens of properties in Italy, Spain, Germany and the UK after a four-year probe.
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Russian mother faces jail for trying to sell son's seizure gel

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 21:17
related countries: Russia Russia

The parent of a seriously ill child faces a prison term in Russia for trying to sell on medication.
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President Macron parties at Nigeria nightclub

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 22:13
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, France France
related places: Lagos

France’s president has visited a nightclub founded by legendary musician Fela Kuti in Lagos.
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Ghana orchestra reinterprets Western classical music for Africa

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 23:06
related countries: Ghana Ghana

This symphony orchestra in Ghana is making new audiences 'fall in love with classical music'.
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Who can stop India WhatsApp lynchings?

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 23:48
related countries: India India

India's government asks WhatsApp to do more to stop viral messages being blamed for lynchings.
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World Cup fails to quell Russian anger over pension reform

Wednesday 4th of July 2018, 23:54
related countries: Russia Russia

Far from enjoying a World Cup bounce, Mr Putin's ratings have gone down since the World Cup began.
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