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Mexico violence: Why were two butterfly activists found dead?

Friday 14th of February 2020, 0:08
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Relatives and co-workers live in fear after two monarch butterfly activists were found dead in Mexico.
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Omar al-Bashir: Will genocide charge against Sudan's ex-president stick?

Friday 14th of February 2020, 0:09
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Bashir

A lot of work is needed before Sudan's ex-dictator faces an international court, argues Alex de Waal.
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Indonesia's Jokowi: Reformer turns pragmatist

Friday 14th of February 2020, 0:11
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Joko Widodo swept into power promising to change Indonesia - but the journey hasn't been smooth.
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William Barr: Trump tweets make my job 'impossible'

Friday 14th of February 2020, 0:36
related countries: United States United States

US Attorney General William Barr said he would not be bullied by anyone, including the president.
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Israel-Palestinian conflict: The family with its own checkpoint

Friday 14th of February 2020, 0:50
related countries: Israel Israel

The Gharib family's house is in a fenced-off enclave within an Israeli settlement.
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Coronavirus: No change in outbreak despite China spike, WHO says

Friday 14th of February 2020, 8:49
related countries: China China

The World Health Organization says it is "not seeing a dramatic increase" in cases outside China.
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Honduras violence: Gunmen storm court building to free MS-13 leader

Friday 14th of February 2020, 11:02
related countries: Honduras Honduras

The attack by some 20 men in military fatigues and police uniforms leaves four officers dead in Honduras.
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Everest: Top Sherpas slam Nepal's plan to clean rubbish from mountain

Friday 14th of February 2020, 11:59
related countries: Nepal Nepal

The government wants to collect 35,000kg of waste - along with bodies - from six Himalayan peaks.
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US election 2020: Buttigieg sexuality becomes campaign issue

Friday 14th of February 2020, 14:48
related countries: United States United States
related places: America

A conservative talk show hosts said America is still not ready to elect a gay man.
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Srinivas Gowda: The Indian buffalo racer compared to Usain Bolt

Friday 14th of February 2020, 15:58
related countries: India India

Srinivas Gowda, from the south Indian state of Karnataka, breaks a record in a controversial sport.
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Australia weather: How much rain did it take to put out NSW fires?

Friday 14th of February 2020, 16:11
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A massive dump of water in the past week has turned the fortunes of the fire-hit Australian state.
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Fake US flyers smear Asian restaurants

Friday 14th of February 2020, 16:21
related countries: United States United States

Bearing a bogus World Health Organization seal, the flyers told people to avoid Panda Express.
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Military tanks form heart shape for Russian soldier's proposal

Friday 14th of February 2020, 16:48
related countries: Russia Russia

A Russian man proposes to his girlfriend in the middle of tanks arranged in a heart formation.
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Griveaux Paris race: Sex video prompts Macron ally to step down

Friday 14th of February 2020, 17:02
related countries: France France, Russia Russia

Benjamin Griveaux condemns a "torrent of mud" after a video is apparently posted by a Russian artist.
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Locust swarm: UN warns of food crisis in Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Somalia

Friday 14th of February 2020, 17:40
related countries: Kenya Kenya, Ethiopia Ethiopia, Uganda Uganda, Somalia Somalia

The infestation devouring tonnes of crops in the region could create a food crisis, the UN says.
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Wildfire smoke may cause life-long harm

Friday 14th of February 2020, 19:00
related countries: United States United States

Smoke from wildfires may have long-term health effects, according to US research on juvenile monkeys.
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Trump says he has right to act on criminal cases

Friday 14th of February 2020, 19:30
related countries: United States United States

US President Donald Trump tweets that he has "the legal right" to intervene in criminal cases.
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'Too many white people in here': race row at US college

Friday 14th of February 2020, 20:18
related countries: United States United States
related places: Virginia

The University of Virginia is grappling with a race row after the opening of a new diversity centre.
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Haiti: 15 children killed in fire at unlicensed orphanage

Friday 14th of February 2020, 22:01
related countries: United States United States
related places: Christian

Officials say the orphanage, run by a US-based Christian group, had been operating without a licence.
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