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How is Qatar coping with its economic embargo?

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 0:04
related countries: Qatar Qatar

As the boycott of Qatar by four of its neighbours enters a third calendar year, what is its continuing impact?
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Syria war: On the frontline with US troops fighting IS

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 0:04
related countries: United States United States

Soldiers have been stationed at this base for a month - but already their future in the region is in doubt.
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The Berkshire ex-soldier clearing mines and rebuilding lives in Iraq

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 0:06
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United Kingdom United Kingdom

After leaving the British Army, explosives expert Dave Parker joined a UN mine clearance team in Iraq.
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Letter from Africa: Why people keep cash under the mattress in Sudan

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 0:09
related countries: Sudan Sudan

The wave of protests threatening President Bashir's 30-year rule have been caused by an economic decline.
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Shutdown struggles: 'My son wants to sell art to pay our bills'

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 1:22
related countries: United States United States

Three workers left unpaid by the US shutdown on how they're struggling to make ends meet.
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French Alps skiers rescued in dramatic helicopter manoeuvre

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 4:09
related countries: France France

The pilot lowered the tilted helicopter until its nose was almost touching the snow.
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Kim Jong-un leaves China with 'backing for second Trump summit'

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 4:14
related countries: China China

Chinese President Xi Jinping said he hoped the two leaders "meet each other halfway", state media reported.
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Trade war: China says US talks 'laid ground' to resolve dispute

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 4:39
related countries: United States United States, China China

US and China officials held their first formal talks since both sides agreed to a trade war truce.
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#SaveRahaf: How Twitter saved a Saudi woman

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 9:09
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

When she started tweeting, the Saudi teenager had 24 followers. Today she has 126,000.
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German airport strike grounds jets

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 10:20
related countries: Germany Germany

More than 600 flights are cancelled as security staff strike over pay at major German airports.
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Stranded seals wreak havoc in Canadian town

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 10:22
related countries: Canada Canada

Dozens of the animals are blocking traffic and disrupting businesses in a town in Newfoundland.
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Nepal woman and children die in banned 'menstruation hut'

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 11:02
related countries: Nepal Nepal

The Nepalese woman was banished to an outhouse during her period, despite the practice being banned.
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Brussels Jewish Museum killings: Mehdi Nemmouche trial begins

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 11:12
related countries: Belgium Belgium

Mehdi Nemmouche, the suspect in a 2014 shooting which killed four people, is facing a life sentence.
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Ford to cut thousands of jobs in turnaround plan

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 11:31
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Ford

The carmaker Ford announces plans for a major shake-up of operations in the UK and mainland Europe.
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DR Congo presidential election: Outcry as Tshisekedi named winner

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 12:57
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi's historic victory is denounced as a fraud by the runner-up.
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Trump walks out of shutdown talks with a 'bye-bye'

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 13:54
related countries: United States United States

The US president walks out of a meeting aimed at ending a nearly three-week government shutdown.
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South Africa teacher suspended over class 'split by race'

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 15:17
related countries: South Africa South Africa

A viral photo showing children separated by race at a school in South Africa has sparked anger.
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Giant gold coin trial opens in Berlin

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 15:17
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Berlin

Three men are accused of using a wheelbarrow to steal a huge coin worth £3.4m from a Berlin museum.
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Hang White People: Rapper Nick Conrad faces fine for YouTube song

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 15:19
related countries: France France

French rapper Nick Conrad denies his music video, "Hang White People", was incitement to murder.
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Venlo WW2 explosive: Don't lie down on bombs, Dutch warned

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 15:28
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands
related places: Venlo

The warning comes after a man covers a WW2 explosive device with his body for hours in Venlo.
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Home education: Court rules against German Christian family

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 15:50
related countries: Germany Germany

The European Court of Human Rights said taking the family's four children into care was justified.
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Yellow vests knock out 60% of all speed cameras in France

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 15:56
related countries: France France

France's interior minister says protesters have rendered more than half of speed cameras useless.
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Stricken inflatable boat faces cruise ship head on

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 16:20
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

Four passengers aboard an inflatable boat in a New Zealand harbour have a lucky escape.
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Spain arrests 15 people in tennis match-fixing investigation

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 16:32
related countries: Spain Spain

Spain's Civil Guard arrests 15 people after an investigation into match-fixing in the lower tiers of professional tennis.
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Israeli mining company unearths rare mineral

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 16:43
related countries: Israel Israel

A new mineral found in Israel has only previously been known to exist in outer space.
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Russia media watchdog investigates BBC website over IS quotes

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 17:00
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Is

The Russian media regulator says it will review the BBC's output for compliance with its licence.
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Guantanamo death: US Navy Captain charged

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 17:22
related countries: United States United States

John Nettleton is accused of concealing evidence after a civilian at the US base drowned in 2015.
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South Africa sniffer dog intercepts 116kg of rhino horn

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 18:03
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The haul, worth more than $1.3m (£1m), is one of the largest seized in South Africa in recent years.
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US to expel every last Iranian boot from Syria - Pompeo

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 18:24
related countries: Syria Syria, Iran Iran, United States United States
related places: Trump

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Barack Obama had made "dire misjudgements" in the Middle East.
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DR Congo presidential election: Church questions results

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 18:57
related countries: Belgium Belgium, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

It is the first-ever opposition victory - but the Church, France and Belgium have expressed doubts.
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Brexit: EU sets stage for UK withdrawal

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 19:06
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The EU prepares to implement the Brexit deal, regardless of the Westminster turmoil.
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Mugabe: Suitcase of cash stolen from ex-Zimbabwe leader

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 19:28
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Cleaners for the ousted president of Zimbabwe appear in court accused of stealing $150,000.
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Brexit: Japan's PM says 'wish of whole world' to avoid no-deal

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 21:41
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

MPs are expected to reject Mrs May's deal - but Shinzo Abe has backed it during a visit to London.
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Jakiw Palij: Nazi guard deported by US dies in Germany

Thursday 10th of January 2019, 21:47
related countries: Germany Germany, United States United States

Jakiw Palij was 95 when he was sent to Germany last year, following a long deportation battle.
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