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 2023-02-09 01:31 

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Turkey-Syria earthquake: Total death toll surpasses 15,000...

Turkish authorities say over 12,000 people have died in Turkey alone following the quake....

 2023-02-08 23:56 

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US' Blinken, NATO's Stoltenberg rebuke China over balloon...

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the balloon was part of a "broader program" affecting "five continents." NATO's visiting secretary-general called it part of a "pattern of behavior."...

 2023-02-08 22:43 

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Ukraine updates: Macron, Scholz meet Zelenskyy in Paris...

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz assured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy that their countries will support Ukraine as long as necessary. DW has the latest....

 2023-02-08 19:32 

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Ukraine updates: Zelenskyy tours Europe, combat intensifies...

Ukraine's president headed to London and was then moving on to Paris and possibly Brussels for talks with European allies. Meanwhile, both sides reported high casualty figures in the field. DW has the latest....

 2023-02-08 18:56 

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Sweden issues rare ban over Quran burning rally...

An anti-NATO rally in Stockholm that would have included the burning of a Quran has not been allowed to go ahead. It comes after a similar incident sparked threats from NATO member Turkey....

 2023-02-08 18:39 

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Brazil launches operation against miners on indigenous land...

More than 20,000 illegal miners who have occupied the Indigenous Yanomami people's reservation, bringing disease and exploitation to one of the most isolated groups in the world....

 2023-02-08 17:39 

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Angela Merkel receives UNESCO Peace Prize in Ivory Coast...

For her 'open door' refugee policy in 2015, the former German chancellor was awarded the Felix Houphouet-Boigny UNESCO Peace Prize in Ivory Coast's capital Yamoussoukro....

 2023-02-08 16:41 

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Microsoft Activision merger would 'harm gamers,' UK says...

The proposed deal would be the largest in tech industry history, handing popular franchises Call of Duty, World of Warcraft and Candy Crash to Microsoft....

 2023-02-08 16:17 

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Turkey quake: Weak buildings, shallow shock caused deaths...

The instability of old buildings was responsible for much of the wreckage in Monday's earthquake along the Turkey-Syria border. But the earthquake was also abnormally strong for its magnitude....

 2023-02-08 16:06 

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Turkey-Syria earthquake: Death toll passes 11,000...

Rescuers' hopes dimmed of finding many more survivors alive in the rubble after more than two days. Cold weather means time is short for possible survivors. DW has the latest....

 2023-02-08 15:11 

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Earthquake victims in Syria: Politics first, aid second?...

There are ways to get aid into earthquake-impacted areas in northern Syria and save lives. However various political positions taken by both Turkey and Syria may prevent this....

 2023-02-08 14:17 

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Will Russian support for Myanmar give Moscow an Asian foothold?...

Russia provides arms and diplomatic support to Myanmar's military. However, the war in Ukraine, and Moscow's international isolation, means the partnership remains limited....

 2023-02-08 14:13 

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Migration: The European Union's perennial conundrum...

A big step up in requests for asylum last year has put one of the EU's touchiest issues, migration, back in the limelight. One idea is to leverage visa, aid and trade policy to get third countries to take back deportees....

 2023-02-08 13:58 

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MH17 probe links Vladimir Putin to missile that brought down plane...

Russian President Vladimir Putin likely provided the missile that shot down the Malaysia Airlines flight over Ukraine. Prosecutors in The Hague acknowledged he was unlikely to face justice despite the evidence....

 2023-02-08 12:38 

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Zelenskyy tells UK lawmakers Ukraine needs 'wings for freedom'...

The Ukrainian president's appeal comes as Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said the UK will train Ukrainian pilots on "NATO-standard fighter jets.''...

 2023-02-08 12:25 

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Can the EU succeed on closing Indonesia trade deal?...

The EU has been negotiating an economic partnership agreement with Indonesia for almost 7 years. Talks this week present new opportunity for a breakthrough....

 2023-02-08 11:29 

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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz addresses Bundestag on Ukraine...

The Chancellor is addressing parliamentarians regarding the upcoming EU special summit in Brussels. The topics on the agenda in the Belgian capital include climate protection, the war in Ukraine and migration....

 2023-02-08 11:29 

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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz addresses Bundestag on UkraineGermany: Scholz...

The Chancellor is addressing parliamentarians regarding the upcoming EU special summit in Brussels. The topics on the agenda in the Belgian capital include climate protection, the war in Ukraine and migration....

 2023-02-08 11:29 

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Scholz says Putin 'will not achieve his goals' in Ukraine...

The Chancellor is addressing parliamentarians regarding the upcoming EU special summit in Brussels. The topics on the agenda in the Belgian capital include climate protection, the war in Ukraine and migration....

 2023-02-08 11:27 

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Russia vows to boost military cooperation with Mali...

While on a trip to Mali, Russia's foreign minister Sergey Lavrov announced more military support for the Malian military junta. Moscow says it will assist Mali in its bid to defeat an Islamist insurgency in the Sahel....

 2023-02-08 09:39 

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'Hogwarts Legacy': Harry Potter-themed video game faces criticism...

Fans of "Harry Potter" are looking forward to a new game release from that franchise. But there have been calls for a boycott as author J. K. Rowling is accused of transphobia....

 2023-02-08 09:39 

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'Hogwarts Legacy': Harry Potter-themed game faces criticism...

Fans of "Harry Potter" are looking forward to a new game release from that franchise. But there have been calls for a boycott as author J. K. Rowling is accused of transphobia....

 2023-02-08 09:06 

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North Korea: Kim Jong Un visits troops with daughter...

The rare sight came ahead of a 75th anniversary celebration for the country's army. Kim used the opportunity to praise the "irresistible might" of his military....

 2023-02-08 09:02 

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US uses underwater drones to find Chinese balloon fragments...

The operation to gather pieces of the balloon comes as US officials reportedly said the device was part of a vast spy program. The incident has brought increased strain on US-China ties....

 2023-02-08 08:37 

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BREAKING — Ukraine's Zelenskyy traveling to UK in rare foreign trip...

The trip was announced by Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's office....

 2023-02-08 08:37 

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Ukraine's Zelenskyy visiting the UK on rare trip abroad...

The visit comes as Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said the UK will train Ukrainian pilots on "NATO-standard fighter jets.''...

 2023-02-08 08:03 

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Millie Bright: 'We're not robots, our bodies will break down'...

Last year couldn't have gone much better for Millie Bright, or for English football. But with a World Cup awaiting in 2023, the Chelsea defender is concerned about player workload and still pining for Alexandra Popp....

 2023-02-08 08:03 

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Millie Bright: 'We're not robots, our bodies will break down'...

Last year couldn't have gone much better for Millie Bright, or for English football. But with a World Cup awaiting in 2023, the Chelsea defender is concerned about player workload and still pining for Alexandra Popp....

 2023-02-08 06:32 

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New Zealand: Cocaine worth $300 million found floating in ocean...

Officials believe the cocaine, enough to supply New Zealand for 30 years, was dumped at a "floating transit point" in the Pacific Ocean, where they would have been picked up and transported to Australia....

 2023-02-08 03:36 

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Peru: Mudslides kill 12, thousands affected...

A government official said there was a high probability that miners were trapped in collapsed gold mines in the affected southern regions....

 2023-02-08 03:09 

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Biden in State of the Union address vows to 'finish the job'...

US President Joe Biden pledged to continue rebuilding the economy and uniting the nation during a speech before a divided Congress....

 2023-02-08 02:47 

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Biden gives State of the Union address to split Congress...

US President Joe Biden tried to reassure Americans in his State of the Union address amid poor poll numbers and a Republican takeover of the House of Representatives....

 2023-02-08 02:22 

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Turkey-Syria earthquake: Rescuers press on into third day...

Rescuers worked into the night in Turkey and Syria following Monday's devastating earthquake. But cold weather means time is short for possible survivors. Almost 8,000 people have been killed. DW has the latest....

 2023-02-08 00:19 

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Biden to give State of the Union address to split Congress...

US President Joe Biden will try to reassure Americans in his State of the Union address amid poor poll numbers and a Republican takeover of the House of Representatives....

 2023-02-07 22:28 

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Microsoft hopes AI can save Bing from Google search hegemony...

Microsoft says it is revamping its Bing search engine and Edge web browser with artificial intelligence akin to ChatGPT, in the hopes of making inroads into Google's dominance of online searches....

 2023-02-07 19:52 

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German, French ministers lobby US over green subsidy plans...

Robert Habeck and Bruno Le Maire are in the US for talks on the Biden administration's Inflation Reduction Act. The EU argues that some of the US' green subsidy plans are protectionist and could even risk a trade war....

 2023-02-07 19:44 

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Turkey and Greece engage in earthquake diplomacy...

Greece is assisting Turkey in dealing with the earthquake. The disaster may prove, once again, that Athens and Ankara can be good neighbors when it really counts....

 2023-02-07 19:30 

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Fire breaks out at US-owned drone factory in Latvia...

Large plumes of black smoke were seen at the "Edge Autonomy" drone production plant on the outskirts of Riga. The cause of the fire is unknown...

 2023-02-07 17:54 

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Footballer Christian Atsu found alive after Turkey quake...

The Ghanaian football player has been accounted for and is receiving treatment in the hospital. Concerns over his whereabouts grew following the devastating earthquake that struck Turkey and Syria on Monday....

 2023-02-07 17:41 

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Turkey: Fire extiguished at quake-damaged Iskenderun Port...

Hundreds of containers were ablaze at the port in Hatay province on the Mediterranean Sea, forcing shipping companies to look for alternatives....

 2023-02-07 17:27 

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Ukraine updates: Germany approves over 100 tanks to Kyiv...

Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands say they plan to provide Ukraine with at least 100 refurbished Leopard 1 battle tanks. Meanwhile, Russian forces continue to shell civilian targets in Ukraine. DW has the latest....

 2023-02-07 17:10 

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Murdered YouTube star: How to combat domestic violence in Iraq?...

The murder of yet another young Iraqi woman by family members has revived the debate about laws on domestic violence there. But even activists admit overcoming such violence in Iraq requires a lot more than legislation....

 2023-02-07 17:09 

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Former German Chancellor Merkel wins UNESCO Peace Prize...

For her courageous 'open door' refugee policy in 2015, the former Chancellor will be awarded the Flix Houphout-Boigny UNESCO Peace Prize in Yamoussoukro. Many Ivorians say Merkel deserves the accolade....

 2023-02-07 17:01 

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UK: Prime Minister Rishi Sunak reshuffles Cabinet...

The changes, including the creation of four new ministries, focus on energy and net zero targets and come amid a cost-of-living crisis and a series of public sector strikes....

 2023-02-07 16:50 

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Belgium: Police bust alleged Chinese sex trafficking ring...

A series of raids have resulted in the arrest of 25 alleged members of a trafficking ring that forced Chinese women into sex work in Europe....

 2023-02-07 16:39 

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Turkey: Earthquake-damaged Iskenderun Port on fire...

Containers are ablaze at the port in Hatay province on the Mediterranean Sea, forcing shipping companies to look for alternatives....

 2023-02-07 16:32 

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German defense minister makes unannounced visit to Kyiv...

The relatively new Defense Minister Boris Pistorius is in the Ukrainian capital, bearing information on future tank deliveries, and tried to accentuate the positives of German assistance to Ukraine....

 2023-02-07 16:11 

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Turks in Germany send help to earthquake zone...

Germany is home to more than three-million people with Turkish roots. Many of them are worried about loved ones affected by the sever earthquake in southern Turkey — and they want to help....

 2023-02-07 15:31 

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Greece: asylum seekers moved back into refugee camps...

Asylum seekers in Greece have had to leave their apartments and move back into refugee camps. Athens says that standards in the camps are high, but migration experts say it's an attempt to deter others....

 2023-02-07 15:14 

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Turkey-Syria: Time 'running out' for people trapped — LIVE...

The death toll from the devastating earthquakes has passed 5,200 and rescue crews are battling to help thousands of people feared trapped under rubble. Follow DW for the latest....

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