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Trudeau pledges to tackle violence against indigenous women

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 2:32
related countries: Canada Canada

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responds to an inquiry that found Canada to be complicit in a "race-based genocide" against indigenous women.
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US says China playing 'blame game' in trade battle

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 2:39
related countries: United States United States, China China

As their trade war escalates, the US and China are blaming one another for the recent impasse in talks.
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Mexico-US tariffs will harm both countries, warn officials

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 4:43
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

Donald Trump has said he would hike tariffs on Mexican exports if it failed to curb illegal migration.
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Queensland snowfall: Icy weather brings warnings in Australia

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 4:45
related countries: Australia Australia

It has fallen in Queensland and New South Wales amid weather warnings for 1,000km of coast.
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Last known survivor of Sobibor death camp uprising dies aged 96

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 7:52
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Israel Israel

Semion Rosenfeld, who was born in Ukraine, is hailed as a "true hero" in his adopted home of Israel.
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Kim Jong-un criticises 'wrong spirit' of mass games

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 8:25
related countries: United States United States
related places: North

As talks with the US stall, the North appears to be preparing for greater ideological isolation.
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Trump's UK state visit: US media's verdict on first day

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 9:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

The US press gives its verdict on the first day of Donald Trump's state visit to the UK.
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Sudan crisis: Military calls for snap election amid protests

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 9:46
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Khartoum

The military is calling for elections in nine months, scrapping plans for a three-year transition.
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Tinder faces Russian demand to share user data

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 10:01
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian authorities tell the dating-app to comply with requests to hand over messages and photos.
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Tiananmen: China rebukes Pompeo on 30th anniversary of protests

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 10:57
related countries: United States United States, China China

The US Secretary of State had called on China to say how many people died in the 1989 crackdown.
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Oscar first for Native American actor Wes Studi

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 11:24
related countries: United States United States
related places: Oscar

The Last of the Mohicans actor is the first Native American actor to be honoured with an Oscar.
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'El Chapo' Guzmán: No outdoor exercise, judge rules

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 11:28
related countries: Mexico Mexico

A judge rules the Mexican drug lord poses a flight risk and should not be allowed to exercise outdoors.
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US to investigate 'broken' internet

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 11:32
related countries: United States United States

A US committee will take a fresh look at the impact of the big four tech firms.
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Badiucao: Chinese dissident cartoonist revealed

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 12:30
related countries: China China

Political cartoonist Badiucao reveals his identity 30 years after the Tiananmen Square crackdown.
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Tanzania's President Magufuli shops with basket after plastic bag ban

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 14:02
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

John Magufuli's defiance of Tanzanian convention is likely to help stamp out the use of plastic bags.
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Russian YouTuber sued over film review

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 14:21
related countries: Russia Russia

Yevgeny Bazhenov says he is being censored after a film studio sues him for copyright infringement.
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Ethiopia religious anger over US gay tour plan

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 14:40
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia, United States United States

Ethiopian church groups are angry a US-based gay tourist operator plans to visit religious sites.
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Darwin shooting: Four killed in northern Australia

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 14:51
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Darwin

A man is arrested after several people are shot dead in the northern city of Darwin, police say.
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Reyes car travelling over 220km/h - police

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 15:31
related countries: Spain Spain

Former Arsenal winger Jose Antonio Reyes was driving at more than 135mph (220kmph) when he died in a car crash on Saturday, Spanish police have said.
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Tiananmen 30th anniversary: Thousands hold Hong Kong vigil

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 16:19
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong

Hong Kong is one of the few places in China where an annual vigil can be safely held by protesters.
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Tiananmen 30th anniversary: Thousands hold huge vigil in Hong Kong

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 16:32
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong

Hong Kong is one of the few places in Chinese territory where an annual remembrance vigil can be held.
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Former Nigerian dictator's £210m seized from Jersey account

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 16:46
related countries: Jersey Jersey, Nigeria Nigeria, United States United States

Millions of pounds laundered by Sani Abacha have been recovered by Jersey and the United States.
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Gérard Depardieu rape investigation dropped by French prosecutors

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 17:32
related countries: France France

French prosecutors say they were not able to stand up allegations made by a young actress.
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How the Ufa train disaster was overshadowed by Tiananmen Square

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 17:38
related countries: China China

Thirty years ago, a deadly train accident in the Soviet Union was overshadowed by events in China's Tiananmen Square.
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Return of Sudan's feared Janjaweed

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 18:23
related countries: Sudan Sudan

The BBC's Fergal Keane looks at the Janjaweed's history for signs Sudan's protests would turn deadly.
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Sudan crisis: 'Paramilitary unit' puts Khartoum under lockdown

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 18:25
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Khartoum

Paramilitaries fan out across Khartoum, witnesses say, after Monday's deadly crackdown on protesters.
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South African 'good Samaritan' dismisses anger over crowd fund

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 18:53
related countries: South Africa South Africa

A South African petrol attendant who came to the aid of a motorist reassures those who gave him money.
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Prague anti-PM protest 'biggest since end of communism'

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 20:12
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic
related places: Prague

Tens of thousands of protesters in Prague call for the resignation of Prime Minister Andrej Babis.
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Trump's state visit to the UK covered by US media

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 22:50
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: Media, Queen

Media outlets have commented on everything from the "Trump Blimp" to his relationship with the Queen.
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Zero-waste: The women in Asia who gave up plastic

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 23:02
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam, China China

China, Indonesia and Vietnam are among the worst polluters for plastic waste being dumped in the ocean. Meet the women in those countries trying to change that.
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Row over Chinese coal plant near Kenya World Heritage site of Lamu

Tuesday 4th of June 2019, 23:11
related countries: Kenya Kenya, China China
related places: Lamu

Campaigners want to stop the construction of a power station that would raise greenhouse gas emissions by 700%.
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