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Has an internet blackout killed Sudan's revolution?

Friday 21st of June 2019, 0:02
related countries: Sudan Sudan

The Military Council has switched off the internet in response to protests that took place in early June.
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Trump: Iran made 'big mistake' downing US drone

Friday 21st of June 2019, 0:10
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

The US president says Iran made a "big mistake", but found hard to believe it was intentional.
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EU leaders fail to agree top job candidates in Brussels talks

Friday 21st of June 2019, 1:17
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

There is intense national rivalry over the successors to Jean-Claude Juncker and other key figures.
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Fears for elephants facing 1,900 mile train journey in India

Friday 21st of June 2019, 1:33
related countries: India India

Four elephants are set to travel in 40C heat for days across India to participate in temple rituals.
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Israel Folau: Sacked rugby player in anti-gay row asks for donations

Friday 21st of June 2019, 2:34
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel Folau is contesting Rugby Australia's decision to end his contract over anti-gay posts.
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Kullu bus crash: More than 40 die in India gorge plunge

Friday 21st of June 2019, 3:09
related countries: India India

The bus failed to make a sharp turn on a steep road and fell down a mountainside in Kullu district.
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Xi in North Korea: Kim hails 'invincible' ties with China

Friday 21st of June 2019, 6:34
related countries: North Korea North Korea, China China
related places: Pyongyang

Chinese President Xi Jinping's two-day visit to Pyongyang ends with mutual pledges of friendship.
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Gulf crisis: Are we heading for a new tanker war?

Friday 21st of June 2019, 6:36
related countries: United States United States
related places: Gulf

Attacks on tankers in the Gulf drew the US in the 1980s - now it could be even more dangerous.
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Critically endangered vultures poisoned en masse in Botswana

Friday 21st of June 2019, 8:49
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Conservationists say the killing of more than 500 birds is one of the largest slaughters documented.
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Georgia protests: Thousands storm parliament over Russian MP's speech

Friday 21st of June 2019, 11:54
related countries: Georgia Georgia, Russia Russia

More than 200 are hurt as protesters try to storm Georgia’s parliament over the appearance of a Russian MP.
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Teacher's remains found buried under Chinese school after 16 years

Friday 21st of June 2019, 14:21
related countries: China China

The remains of a Chinese teacher who vanished in 2003 are dug up after a man confesses to his killing.
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Georgia clashes: Parliamentary speaker forced to resign

Friday 21st of June 2019, 14:25
related countries: Russia Russia

About 240 people were hurt as protesters stormed the parliament over the presence of a Russian MP.
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Spain women: Top court rules Wolf Pack gang were rapists

Friday 21st of June 2019, 14:57
related countries: Spain Spain

In a rape case that has shocked Spain, the Supreme Court increases the men's jail terms to 15 years.
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US-Iran: Airlines re-route flights after drone incident

Friday 21st of June 2019, 15:31
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

Emirates and BA are among the airlines changing flight routes to avoid parts of Iranian airspace.
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Cardi B charged with strip club assault

Friday 21st of June 2019, 16:27
related countries: United States United States
related places: New York

US rapper charged on multiple counts of assault for her alleged role in a New York bar brawl last year.
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EU warns Turkey of sanctions for Cyprus drilling

Friday 21st of June 2019, 17:14
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Cyprus Cyprus

Turkish drilling for energy off Cyprus is "illegal", EU leaders say, threatening sanctions.
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US suspends visas for Malawi diplomats' domestic workers

Friday 21st of June 2019, 17:41
related countries: Malawi Malawi, United States United States

The move comes after an official failed to pay $1.1m in damages to a woman trafficked into the US.
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US-Iran: Trump says military was 'cocked and loaded' to retaliate

Friday 21st of June 2019, 18:29
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States
related places: Friday

Mr Trump says 10 minutes before strikes on Iran, he changed his mind over 150 potential casualties.
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Curtis Flowers: Death row conviction quashed over racial bias

Friday 21st of June 2019, 19:06
related countries: United States United States

The justices ruled that African-American jurors were improperly removed from selection.
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Russia suspends flights to Georgia after violent clashes

Friday 21st of June 2019, 21:16
related countries: Georgia Georgia

President Vladimir Putin bans airlines from flying to the country following a surge of violent unrest.
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Windrush passenger Alford Gardner's memories of voyage to UK

Friday 21st of June 2019, 23:05
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Seventy-one years ago Alford Gardner was one of hundreds of Caribbeans who came to rebuild post-war UK.
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#RealAsianGranny: British East Asians celebrate grandmothers

Friday 21st of June 2019, 23:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

People behind #RealAsianGranny tell stories about the strongest women they know, their grandmothers.
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