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What happend on June 15th 2019

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Jair Bolsonaro: Man who stabbed Brazil's leader acquitted

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 3:17
related countries: Brazil Brazil

President Jair Bolsonaro, who was attacked last September, says he will appeal against the decision.
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Brazil jeered by their own fans

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 7:02
related countries: Bolivia Bolivia, Brazil Brazil

Brazil are jeered by their own fans in their opening Copa America game against Bolivia - despite winning 3-0.
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Venezuela crisis: Migrants dash to cross Peru border

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 8:06
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela, Peru Peru

Thousands of Venezuelan migrants entered Peru before the deadline on Saturday.
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'Shield Girl': Face of Hong Kong's protests

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 11:18
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Lam Ka Lo was pictured meditating in front of shield-bearing police; the struggle goes on, she says.
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Sudan: Friends pay tribute to victim of Sudan protests

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 11:23
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Social media profiles have been turning blue in tribute to Mohammad Mattar who was shot dead during protests in Sudan.
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Amanda Knox feared attacks and accusations on return to Italy

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 12:23
related countries: Italy Italy

Acquitted of Meredith Kercher's murder, Amanda Knox decries prejudice and trial by the media.
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Hong Kong extradition protests: Government suspends bill

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 13:52
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam expresses "deep sorrow" at deficiencies in her work, after mass protests.
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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe begins new hunger strike

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 13:54
related countries: Iran Iran

Her husband is also joining her in refusing food, as they demand her unconditional release in Iran.
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Seven die while cleaning hotel sewer in India's Gujarat

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 15:43
related countries: India India

They died of asphyxiation after inhaling toxic fumes from the sewer in Fartikui, in western India.
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Roadside bomb kills several police officers in east Kenya

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 18:09
related countries: Kenya Kenya
related places: Wajir

No-one has admitted planting the explosives in east Wajir county, but suspicion falls on al-Shabab militants.
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Italian film director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 19:40
related countries: Italy Italy

He directed stars including Elizabeth Taylor and opera greats such as Maria Callas.
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India announces retaliatory trade tariffs against the US

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 21:13
related countries: Japan Japan, United States United States

The new duties come days before countries' leaders are expected to meet at a G20 summit in Japan.
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Ebola crosses a porous border

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 23:18
related countries: Uganda Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Ebola virus may be easier to contain in Uganda than in DR Congo, reports Olivia Acland.
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China’s history of extraordinary rendition

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 23:26
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong

Protests in Hong Kong over proposed changes to the extradition law follow reports of China illegally removing its opponents.
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Gulf of Oman: Saudi Arabia blames tanker attacks on rival Iran

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 23:42
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, Iran Iran, Oman Oman, United States United States

Iran has denied any involvement in Thursday's attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
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Nigerian weddings: Glitz, glamour but mind the cost

Saturday 15th of June 2019, 23:55
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Why are some couples are having multiple weddings? Leah and Echina explain why they did.
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