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What happend on September 9th 2020

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Nord Stream 2: Why Germany may pull plug on Russian pipeline

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 0:04
related countries: Russia Russia

The controversial pipeline could be at risk after Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was poisoned.
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Amazon: In the cross-hairs of coronavirus and forest fires

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 0:05
related countries: Botswana Botswana

People living in the Brazilian Amazon are facing the twin dangers of the coronavirus and forest fires.
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India coronavirus: Rumours hamper testing in Punjab

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 0:09
related countries: India India

People are refusing to get tested in India's Punjab state as rumours fly about the coronavirus.
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US to block key Chinese exports from Xinjiang

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 2:56
related countries: United States United States, China China
related places: Xinjiang

Tension is growing between the US and China over the alleged use of Uighur Muslim forced labour camps.
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Moria migrants: Fire destroys Greece's largest camp on Lesbos

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 7:04
related countries: Greece Greece

Migrants fled with what they could carry as fire spread through the camp on the island of Lesbos.
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Chinese state media accuse Australia of raiding journalists' homes

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 8:50
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia, China China

The state media reports say Australian intelligence agents raided Chinese journalists in June.
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David Beckham's Guild Esports to float on London stock market

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 9:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Firm wants £20m to boost performance in global online games Fortnite, CS:Go, Rocket League and Fifa.
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Kim Wall: Danish inventor 'confesses murder' in new documentary

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 12:06
related countries: Denmark Denmark

Peter Madsen had previously insisted in court that Kim Wall's death on his submarine was an accident.
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Zimbabwe bans coal mining in Hwange and other game parks

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 12:51
related countries: China China

A decision to give Chinese firms rights to explore for coal in the famous Hwange park is overturned.
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Belarus: Nobel Laureate Alexievich visited by diplomats amid 'harassment'

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 14:55
related countries: Belarus Belarus

European diplomats gather with Svetlana Alexievich after she says masked men tried to enter her home.
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Kabul bomb: Deadly blast targets Afghan Vice-President Amrullah Saleh

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 14:58
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

At least 10 people are killed in a blast in Kabul targeting former spy chief Amrullah Saleh.
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US to withdraw 2,200 troops from Iraq by end of September

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 15:34
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

The remaining 3,000 personnel will continue to assist Iraqi forces combating the remnants of IS.
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The black victims honoured in Naomi Osaka's US Open masks

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 16:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: Osaka

Each of Osaka's masks in the US Open remembers a black victim of alleged police or racist violence.
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Arrests in international sex trafficking probe

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 16:08
related countries: Romania Romania

Premises in Aberdeen, Glasgow, England and Romania were raided as part of the Police Scotland-led operation.
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Moria fire: 'I know how little people had before'

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 16:14
related countries: Greece Greece
related places: Moria

The BBC's Jean Mackenzie responds to news the Moria camp in Greece has been destroyed by fire.
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Moria migrants: Fire destroys Greek camp leaving 13,000 without shelter

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 16:32
related countries: Greece Greece
related places: Moria

The facility on the Greek island of Lesbos, designed for fewer than 3,000 people, has been destroyed.
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Chinese embassy calls for Twitter inquiry after porn clip liked

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 17:46
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, China China
related places: Beijing

The Chinese UK ambassador's account liked an adult clip as well as posts critical of Beijing.
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Trump Nobel Peace Prize nomination - what you need to know

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 19:22
related countries: United States United States

For the second time the US president gets a nod for the coveted award - but we won't know if he wins for a year.
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Moria migrants: Greek camp fire sparks race to find shelter for 13,000

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 20:45
related countries: Greece Greece
related places: Moria

The Moria camp on the island of Lesbos, designed for fewer than 3,000 people, has been destroyed.
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We Charity to exit Canada amid Trudeau scandal probe

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 22:11
related countries: Canada Canada

The charity says it has to leave because of "fallout" from a political scandal involving the prime minister.
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US official claims pressure to downplay intelligence reports

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 22:46
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

A top intelligence official says he was ordered to downplay threats from Russia and white supremacists.
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How Trump and Biden's abortion policies compare

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 22:48
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

It's a divisive issue in US politics. Here's where Donald Trump and Joe Biden stand on abortion.
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Prominent women attacked as Afghanistan eyes peace

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 23:05
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

An actress who also serves in the police is one of a number of prominent women to be attacked in Kabul.
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India start-ups flounder as tensions with China rise

Wednesday 9th of September 2020, 23:16
related countries: India India, China China

India's decision to curb Chinese money has put its start-ups on the back foot.
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