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 2022-10-06 18:03 

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Dutch court orders government to clean up inhumane immigration centers...

A court in The Hague railed against conditions at asylum centers in the Netherlands. The situation got so bad this summer that Doctors Without Borders deployed teams over humanitarian concerns....

 2022-10-06 17:57 

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US issues more sanctions on Iran over Mahsa Amini protest crackdown...

The US Treasury Department said it was sanctioning two Iranian ministers and five other officials over a crackdown on protests. Iran has seen widespread unrest since the death of Mahsa Amini in police custody....

 2022-10-06 17:38 

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Could the Fed push US economy into recession?...

US policymakers have vowed to keep raising interest rates until soaring inflation is tamed. But time could be running out for the Federal Reserve to pause before it causes a downturn or financial instability....

 2022-10-06 16:59 

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Russia accuses opposition activist Vladimir Kara-Murza of high treason...

Moscow has opened a case against Vladimir Kara-Murza over a speech in which he accused Russia of bombing Ukrainian homes, schools and hospitals. Kara-Murza was arrested in April....

 2022-10-06 16:22 

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The mother of a Russian conscientious objector speaks out...

As Russian men who refuse to fight in the invasion of Ukraine continue to flee their country, DW speaks to a mother about her misgivings about the war and what the chances are of women going out en masse to protest....

 2022-10-06 16:15 

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German lawmakers call for deeper ties with Taiwan...

A six-person delegation of German parliamentarians wrapped up a five-day visit to Taipei. Representatives stressed shared democratic values and the importance of dialog....

 2022-10-06 15:59 

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Germany: Police investigate suspected attack on synagogue during Yom Kippur...

The sound of shattering glass interrupted the Yom Kippur celebration in the Hanover synagogue. Police have not ruled out an antisemitic attack....

 2022-10-06 15:24 

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Nord Stream leaks: Swedish probe 'strengthens suspicions of sabotage'...

An investigation of the Nord Stream 1 and 2 gas pipelines from Russia to Europe has strengthened suspicions of "serious sabotage" involving explosives that led to four pipeline leaks, Sweden's Security Service has said....

 2022-10-06 14:57 

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OPEC+ oil production cut favors Russia...

OPEC+ is cutting global oil production to drive up prices. The move shows that Russia can still count on the cartel led by Saudi Arabia to help it bolster its war chest....

 2022-10-06 14:57 

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Cutting OPEC+ oil production favors Russia...

OPEC+ is cutting global oil production to drive up prices. The move shows that Russia can still count on the cartel led by Saudi Arabia to help it bolster its war chest....

 2022-10-06 14:55 

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UN council rejects debate of China's human rights record in Xinjiang...

A slim majority of countries in the UN's Human Rights Council rejected a proposal to hold a debate on China's alleged abuses against the Muslim minority Uyghur people in Xinjiang....

 2022-10-06 14:23 

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Could coffee become a 'luxury' as inflation hits EU?...

Inflation is hitting home for consumers across the EU, with new data showing that a regular cup of coffee may soon become a "luxury" for some. In some countries, the price of coffee is up over 40% compared to last year....

 2022-10-06 14:02 

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France slams Iran over 'staged confessions' of 'hostages'...

Two French detainees were shown on TV saying they had been plotting to take down the Iranian regime. France has said the spectacle was staged and illegal....

 2022-10-06 11:59 

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Does professional football cause testicular cancer?...

Four cases of testicular cancer have recently been diagnosed in the Bundesliga. Is that a coincidence, or is the disease linked to competitive sport? For experts, the answer is clear....

 2022-10-06 11:41 

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South Korea: Seoul subway killing sparks demands for tougher laws...

Women complain that weak laws and a male-oriented society put them at risk from assailants who do not consider females as their equals....

 2022-10-06 11:06 

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Nobel Prize: Annie Ernaux wins 2022 award for literature...

The Swedish Academy gave the award to French author Annie Ernaux, author of "L'occupation." She joins the ranks of other prestigious figures in the literary scene....

 2022-10-06 10:48 

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European leaders meet in Prague in show of unity against Putin's Russia...

British Prime Minister Liz Truss is one of several non-EU leaders in Prague to launch a "European Political Community," as the bloc seeks to enhance relations with non-member states....

 2022-10-06 10:18 

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Thailand: Over 30 killed in shooting at child care center...

Authorities in northern Thailand said the majority of the victims of the mass shooting were children. The gunman, a former police officer, later went on to take his life....

 2022-10-06 09:35 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: Zaporizhzhia rocket attacks leave two dead...

The Ukrainian-appointed governor of the region has blamed Russia for rocket attacks on the southern city, which is located near Europe's largest nuclear plant. DW has the latest....

 2022-10-06 09:00 

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Myanmar court sentences Japanese journalist to prison...

Toru Kubota was filming a small, flash protest against the military coup in Myanmar in July when he was arrested by plainclothes police officers in Yangon. The 26-year-old now faces 10 years in prison....

 2022-10-06 08:56 

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Yemen: Strife-torn country once again at the mercy of regional foes Iran and Saudi Arabia...

With the end of a truce on October 2, the Yemeni population is facing more hardship as the two warring factions, backed by Iran and Saudi Arabia respectively, pick up where they left off....

 2022-10-06 08:29 

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Germany: Flights canceled as Eurowings pilots go on strike...

Up to 30,000 passengers could be impacted by the one-day strike. Pilots for the German airline are seeking better pay and more time off in between flights....

 2022-10-06 07:58 

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Thailand: At least 30 killed in attack on child care center, police say...

Police say the shooting happened at a child daycare center in northeastern Thailand....

 2022-10-06 07:54 

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Lviv Book Forum hosts international stars...

In the middle of a war, Ukraine's largest literature festival welcomes some of the world's most famous authors, including Margaret Atwood and Neil Gaiman....

 2022-10-06 07:41 

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Mexico: Mayor killed in town hall massacre...

An attack in the southern town of San Miguel Totolapan has left at least 18 people dead, including the mayor. Police say the motive behind the killings is still unknown....

 2022-10-06 07:34 

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Iranian students stand up to regime...

More and more Iranian students, including schoolchildren, are joining the protest wave. Iranian security forces are resorting to increasingly brutal measures to quell the demonstrations....

 2022-10-06 06:29 

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Somalia pushes with offensive against al-Shabab despite attack...

The death toll from the truck bombings has risen to at least 40, but local and national authorities say the latest attacks from the al-Shabab group will not deter them from fighting the terrorists....

 2022-10-06 06:29 

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Somalia pushes on with offensive against al-Shabab despite attack...

The death toll from this week's truck bombings has risen to at least 40, but local and national authorities say the latest attacks from the al-Shabab group will not deter them from fighting the terrorists....

 2022-10-06 06:02 

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US appeals court orders review of 'Dreamers' immigration program...

US President Joe Biden said he was "disappointed4; after the court found DACA to be unlawful. The policy has protected thousands of undocumented migrants, who were brought to the country as children, from deportation....

 2022-10-06 03:59 

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Brazil election: Third-place candidate endorses Lula ahead of runoff...

Simone Tebet urged her voters to back Lula due to his "commitment to democracy." Former President Fernando Henrique Cardoso also endorsed his leftist former rival....

 2022-10-06 01:29 

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Germany repatriates 12 IS-linked citizens from Syria...

The group included four women, seven children and a man who was brought to Syria when he was 11. German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock said the adults in the group will have to "answer for their alleged actions."...

 2022-10-06 00:02 

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Hurricane Ian: Biden and DeSantis put politics aside for Florida cleanup...

US President Joe Biden, while on a visit to hard-hit Florida, said reconstruction efforts could take months or even years. He promised to continue federal support "after the television cameras have moved on."...

 2022-10-05 23:31 

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North Korea fires two more missiles towards Sea of Japan...

Japan's PM said the fresh missile launches on Thursday "absolutely cannot be tolerated." Pyongyang, meanwhile, lashed out over joint US-South Korea military drills....

 2022-10-05 23:09 

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EU could be heading towards gas price cap ahead of key summit...

With leaders set to meet Friday in Prague, EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has floated new gas cap proposals. Critics believe a cap may drastically drive up consumption....

 2022-10-05 21:35 

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Champions League: Sevilla prove the perfect tonic for Borussia Dortmund ahead of Bayern Munich clash...

Sometimes you can meet the right team at the right time. For Borussia Dortmund, four days after that loss to Cologne and three days before their home game against Bayern, that opponent was Sevilla....

 2022-10-05 19:26 

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Germany to spend 13 billion on subsidy to cut electric bills...

Economy Minister Robert Habeck said the funds would help cover costs for businesses and consumers. But the billions will not keep energy grid transmission companies from raising prices....

 2022-10-05 18:59 

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Xabi Alonso replaces Gerardo Seoane as Leverkusen head coach...

Former Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has been named as Bayer Leverkusen's new coach, replacing Gerardo Seoane who was dismissed not long after the club's loss to Porto....

 2022-10-05 18:24 

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Vladimir Putin decrees Russian takeover of Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant...

A presidential decree signed in Moscow has designated the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine "federal property." But Ukrainian operators Energoatom called the move "worthless," as the IAEA head visited Kyiv....

 2022-10-05 17:55 

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Gambia: India-made drugs may be linked to death of dozens of children...

The World Health Organization has issued an alert on four medicines made by Delhi-based Maiden Pharmaceuticals. At least 66 children have died in Gambia from acute kidney injury since July, the WHO said....

 2022-10-05 17:39 

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Iran: Are social media platforms censoring dissent?...

Thousands of Iranians have taken to the streets in protest against the government, and have been venting their anger online. Dissidents claim that some of their posts were deleted....

 2022-10-05 17:13 

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World Bank: Extreme poverty here to stay...

It is unlikely the world can meet the goal of ending extreme poverty by 2030, a World Bank report found. Experts have said CCOVID-19 ended years of progress while war and higher prices are now making things worse....

 2022-10-05 16:59 

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Cheating row dominates as US Chess Championship opens...

American chess grandmaster Hans Niemann, the 19-year old phenom accused of cheating, was to play his first-round match at the 2022 US Chess Championships on Wednesday. The scandal is the talk of the board....

 2022-10-05 16:42 

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Russian launches to ISS from United States on SpaceX flight...

The flight marks the first time a Russian cosmonaut has launched to space from the United States in two decades. NASA and Russia's Roscosmos have continued cooperation despite tensions over Ukraine....

 2022-10-05 16:29 

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Germany-Spain summit: Pyrenees pipeline project is of 'paramount importance'...

Germany's Olaf Scholz and a contingent of top ministers are in Spain for talks on the spiraling energy crisis in Europe. The two sides hope to breathe new life into a pipeline project, despite opposition from France....

 2022-10-05 16:10 

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Russia says it should be part of Nord Stream leaks probe...

The Kremlin has called for Russia's participation in investigations into last week's explosions in the two Nord Stream gas pipelines. Meanwhile, Estonia's defense minister recommended a NATO "submarine policing" program....

 2022-10-05 15:25 

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OPEC+ agrees to slash oil production...

The 23-member alliance has decided to reduce production by 2 million barrels per day. The move could increase crude oil prices and aid Russia, which is grappling with Western attempts to reduce its financing....

 2022-10-05 15:01 

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Alec Baldwin reaches settlement with family of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins...

In October last year, actor Alec Baldwin fatally shot cinematographer Halyna Hutchins....

 2022-10-05 13:07 

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Afghanistan: Deadly blast at erupts at mosque near Interior Ministry...

An Interior Ministry spokesman said visitors and workers were praying at the mosque when the blast went off. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack....

 2022-10-05 13:07 

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Afghanistan: Deadly blast erupts at mosque near Interior Ministry...

An Interior Ministry spokesman said visitors and workers were praying at the mosque when the blast went off. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack....

 2022-10-05 13:02 

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African Union invites Ethiopia, Tigray region to peace talks...

The African Union has invited the leaders of both Ethiopia's federal government and the country's embattled Tigray region to peace talks. It's still unclear whether the talks will take place at the highest level....

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