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The Afghan village built from missiles

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 0:02
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Residents of Qezelabad in Afghanistan have lived for years in homes held up by unexploded weapons.
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Greta Thunberg: The Swedish teen inspiring climate strikes

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 0:03
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Greta Thunberg spoke to the BBC in September, but since then she's become a global phenomenon.
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Our sign language romance

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 0:03
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Habib and Carole, a deaf couple from Lebanon, say they hope their children will be born hearing so they don't have to face the challenges they did.
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Carlos Ghosn and Japan's 'hostage justice' system

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 0:22
related countries: Japan Japan

Critics say the pressure to confess is immense and there is no real presumption of innocence.
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British IS schoolgirl 'wants to return home'

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 1:34
related countries: Syria Syria, United Kingdom United Kingdom

One of three teenagers who left the UK in 2015 to join the Islamic State group is living in a camp in Syria.
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Colombia: Man jailed for sexual abuse of 276 children

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 2:38
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Colombian Juan Carlos Sánchez, who used the alias Big Bad Wolf, receives a 60-year sentence.
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Gay couples sue Japan over right to get married

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 3:47
related countries: Japan Japan

Thirteen couples pick Valentine's Day for maximum attention on their struggle for equal rights.
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Chinese student charged for throwing soybean pudding at Filipino officer

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 5:41
related countries: China China

She threw a cup of the dessert at a police officer when he stopped her entering the metro.
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Paul Manafort: Trump ex-aide lied to prosecutors, judge rules

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 6:35
related countries: United States United States

Paul Manafort "made multiple false statements" to the special counsel and others, a US judge rules.
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Black panther: Rare animal caught on camera in Kenya

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 7:54
related countries: Kenya Kenya

It's claimed this is the first time the rare animal has been photographed in Africa in a century.
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Australian senator sorry for wiping blood on ex-leader's door

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 8:21
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Senator Brian Burston had been involved in a scuffle with Senator Pauline Hanson's aide.
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Brexit 'monster' urges Dutch to prepare

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 10:36
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

The Dutch government tweets out a furry creature warning to firms about the impact of Brexit.
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German economy narrowly avoids recession

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 10:40
related countries: Germany Germany

The economy has been hit by a slowdown in the global economy and problems in the car sector.
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Moldovan election prompts Facebook to remove accounts

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 10:58
related countries: Federated States of Micronesia Federated States of Micronesia

Facebook removes 200 questionable accounts - some of which were linked to government employees.
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Maria Ressa, head of Philippines news site Rappler, freed on bail

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 11:29
related countries: Philippines Philippines

The news site founded by Maria Ressa is one of few that openly criticises President Rodrigo Duterte.
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Germany 'Nazi bell' row erupts again

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 11:39
related countries: Germany Germany

German row over church bells with Nazi insignia blows up again.
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Sweden recalls China envoy over 'deal' on detained bookseller

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 12:17
related countries: Sweden Sweden, China China

Anna Lindstedt is being investigated about a case involving a detained Swedish-Chinese bookseller.
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What is the EU's controversial Article 13?

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 13:13
related countries: France France
related places: Eu

The final version of the new EU copyright law is agreed after three days of talks in France.
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YNW Melly: US rapper charged with double murder

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 17:37
related countries: United States United States

YNW Melly, 19, is charged with shooting dead two other rappers, said to have been childhood friends.
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Syrian fighters close in on last IS villages

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 17:41
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Syria Syria, United States United States
related places: Baghuz

Kurdish-led fighters backed by the US are pushing into two villages near the Iraq border.
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In pictures: Venezuelans trade scrap metal to survive

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 18:16
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Illegal tracks known as "trochas" are being used to cross into Colombia to trade.
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Kenya police: Nahashon Mutua jailed as baby Pendo killers convicted

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 18:26
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Two cases in Kenya's high court result in rare police convictions, including one death sentence.
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Canada teacher guilty of voyeurism for filming students' cleavage

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 20:02
related countries: Canada Canada

Canada's top court reversed the acquittal of a teacher who took pictures of his students' cleavage.
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Senate confirms William Barr as US attorney general

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 20:05
related countries: United States United States
related places: Justice

Every Republican senator and several Democrats voted for Mr Barr to lead the Department of Justice.
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Kashmir attack: Bomb kills 40 Indian paramilitary police in convoy

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 20:33
related countries: India India
related places: At

At least 40 Indian paramilitary police die as their convoy is bombed on the Srinagar-Jammu road.
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Trump to sign border security bill and declare emergency over wall

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 20:52
related countries: United States United States

Mr Trump will declare national emergency to fund his major campaign promise of a US-Mexico border wall.
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Five things about Nigeria: The superpower with no power

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 21:44
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

What do you know about Africa's most-populous nation and largest economy?
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Four LatAm nations bid for 2030 World Cup

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 22:29
related countries: Argentina Argentina, Uruguay Uruguay

Chile will join Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay in making a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup.
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Jody Wilson-Raybould: Three ways this could be a problem for Trudeau

Thursday 14th of February 2019, 23:34
related countries: Canada Canada

Allegations of political interference have turned into a major headache for the Canadian PM.
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