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Why are Nike trainers washing up on beaches?

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 0:11
related countries: Ireland Ireland, France France

From Bermuda and the Azores to Ireland and France, large numbers of shoes are washing ashore.
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Trump: 'A nation must care for its own citizens first'

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 1:28
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

US President Donald Trump launches his 2020 re-election campaign in Florida.
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US-China trade war: Officials to resume talks before G20

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 3:21
related countries: China China, United States United States

Mr Trump says he will have an "extended meeting" with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 next week.
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Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 5:19
related countries: Aruba Aruba, New Zealand New Zealand

It prevents his child's biological mother and her wife from moving to New Zealand with the girl.
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Michel Platini questioned over awarding of World Cup to Qatar

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 6:32
related countries: Qatar Qatar, France France

Former Uefa president Michel Platini is questioned by French anti-corruption investigators over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.
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More than 70 million displaced worldwide, says UNHCR

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 6:49
related countries: Syria Syria

It's the highest figure in modern history following the war in Syria and Rohingya crackdown.
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When They See Us: Trump stands by 1989 Central Park Five comments

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 7:46
related countries: United States United States

President Trump said the men wrongly jailed for an attack had "admitted their guilt".
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HK billionaire to pay $14m in tuition fees for Chinese students

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 8:21
related countries: China China

Li Ka-Shing has pledged to pay tuition fees for a group of Chinese students through his foundation.
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Mohammed Morsi: Egypt accuses UN of 'politicising' death

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 9:31
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egypt says its former leader died of natural causes, and is critical of calls for an investigation.
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Bangladesh and China power plant workers in deadly mass brawl

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 9:51
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh, China China
related places: Dhaka

One Chinese worker died in a mass brawl at a China-funded power plant in the south of Bangladesh.
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MH17 plane crash: Investigators 'expected to name four suspects'

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 10:37
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Netherlands Netherlands

Ukraine says new evidence will be provided by the Dutch-led team probing the 2014 tragedy.
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South African MP punches man during alleged racist incident

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 11:42
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Cape Town

Phumzile van Damme says she punched a white man in self-defence at Cape Town's V&A Waterfront.
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Rugby-playing detective tackles intruder

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 12:40
related countries: Aruba Aruba

An Australian detective was forced to take action after an unexpected interruption to a press conference.
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Egypt Morsi TV gaffe puts spotlight on control of media

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 14:08
related countries: Egypt Egypt

"Sent by a Samsung device" - a TV host slipped up as she reported the Egyptian ex-president's death.
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Nicolas Sarkozy: Former French president loses bid to avoid bribery trial

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 14:19
related countries: France France

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy will face trial for allegedly trying to bribe a magistrate.
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Jamal Khashoggi killing: Saudi crown prince 'should face investigation'

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 14:59
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

A UN investigator says credible evidence links Mohammed bin Salman to the journalist's murder.
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South African euthanasia activist convicted of murder

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 16:16
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Sean Davison is to serve three years under house arrest for assisting three people to take their lives.
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North Korea drought: South Korea to send 50,000 tonnes of rice

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 16:27
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea

South Korea is sending 50,000 tonnes of rice to ease chronic food shortages in North Korea.
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MH17: Four charged with shooting down plane over Ukraine

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 16:45
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Malaysia Malaysia

The Malaysia Airlines jet was hit by a missile over Ukraine in July 2014, killing 298 people.
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Josu Ternera: Head of Eta Basque rebels released

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 17:03
related countries: France France

The former leader must hand in his passport, stay in France, and check in with police every week.
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Garissa University attack: Three convicted over Kenya massacre

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 17:21
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Three of four suspects are convicted on charges relating to the 2015 militant raid which killed 148.
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'I needed 32 surgeries after Kenya Garissa attack'

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 17:24
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Anastasia Mikwa was a student at Garissa University when it was attacked by al-Shabab gunmen in 2015.
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Dmytro Tymchuk: Ukrainian MP found shot dead at home

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 19:50
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Politician and military analyst Dmytro Tymchuk was killed with his own pistol, reports suggest.
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Canada resettled more refugees than any other country in 2018

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 22:48
related countries: United States United States

The country outstripped the United States for refugee resettlement for the first time since 1980.
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Xi Jinping in North Korea: Why China's president is visiting Kim now

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 23:02
related countries: North Korea North Korea, China China

As the Trump-Kim nuclear talks stall, China is upping its role in tackling the North Korea impasse.
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The fake French minister in a silicone mask who stole millions

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 23:04
related countries: France France

How fraudsters impersonated France's Jean-Yves Le Drian and scammed a number of wealthy figures.
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Faith in ruins: China's vanishing beards and mosques

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 23:16
related countries: China China

The BBC has found new evidence of the increasing control and suppression of Islam in China
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Gulf crisis: Close up to stricken oil tanker with the US Navy

Wednesday 19th of June 2019, 23:54
related countries: Oman Oman, United States United States

The BBC's Mark Lowen sees the damage caused to one of the oil tankers attacked in the Gulf of Oman.
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