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Cashmere and climate change threaten nomadic life

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 0:05
related countries: Mongolia Mongolia

Mongolia, the world's second-largest cashmere producer, is hit by overgrazing and rising temperatures.
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Lebanon crisis: 'The country needs our energy'

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 0:05
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon

Lebanon's economy is collapsing - businesses are closing, unemployment is rising and country is deep in debt.
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Brawl erupts in Turkish parliament over Syria military action

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 0:09
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Syria Syria

Fighting broke out in Turkey's legislative body after an MP criticised President Erdogan over Syria.
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How Malaysia’s government collapsed in two years

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 0:57
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Malaysia's ruling alliance - once celebrated as a force for historic change - has collapsed. Why?
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Michael Bloomberg ends US presidential campaign

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 2:48
related countries: United States United States
related places: White House

Michael Bloomberg ends his bid after his poor Super Tuesday showing and will now support Joe Biden.
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Former UN chief Javier Pérez de Cuéllar dies aged 100

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 5:13
related countries: Peru Peru

The diplomat brokered peace deals around the world, and helped Peru to transition to free elections.
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Ronaldinho held in Paraguay over fake passport claims

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 10:07
related countries: Paraguay Paraguay, Brazil Brazil

The former Brazil forward, who denies wrongdoing, has not been arrested but is still under investigation.
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Italy's Corinaldo tragedy: Pepper spray stampede suspects face judge

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 10:30
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Corinaldo

Six men face charges of manslaughter over the deaths of five teenagers and a woman in central Italy.
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Nazi name lists in Argentina may reveal loot in Swiss bank

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 11:26
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland, Argentina Argentina

Many of those on the list found in Argentina may have had cash stolen from Jewish victims.
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Delhi riots: Toddler separated in violence reunited with family

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 11:29
related countries: India India

The three-year-old was separated when violence broke out in India’s capital on 24 February.
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Turkish police move to stop Greece pushing migrants back

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 13:33
related countries: Greece Greece, Turkey Turkey

Thousands of migrants trying to get into the EU remain in the border zone between the two countries.
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Afghan conflict: Top court backs war crimes probe

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 15:37
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

The International Criminal Court overturns a previous decision and US troops may be investigated.
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Elizabeth Warren ends US presidential bid

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 15:57
related countries: United States United States

A favourite of the liberal left, the Massachusetts senator had been a frontrunner in the Democratic field.
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Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed abducted daughters and threatened wife - UK court

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 17:45
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Sheikh Mohammed told his estranged wife she would "never be safe in England", the High Court says.
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Erdogan and Putin's tense meeting in Moscow

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 18:35
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Turkey's President Erdogan met with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss a possible ceasefire in Syria.
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Trolling forces newspaper to end women's Australian rules comments

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 19:53
related countries: Aruba Aruba

The Herald Sun said women's Australian rules players and commentators called for the measure.
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Facebook removes 'deceptive' Trump census ads

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 21:08
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

The ads made it appear users were taking part in the official 2020 US census, not a general survey.
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Syria war: Russia and Turkey agree Idlib ceasefire

Thursday 5th of March 2020, 22:45
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Syria Syria, Russia Russia
related places: Idlib

The deal aims to avoid further escalation involving Turkey and Russia in Syria's Idlib province.
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