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 2022-07-25 09:48 

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Monkeypox: EU approves vaccine to combat outbreak...

The vaccine by Danish biotech company Bavarian Nordic has already been approved for the prevention of monkeypox in the US and Canada. The decision comes a day after the WHO declared the disease a global health emergency....

 2022-07-25 08:51 

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Von der Leyen: Europe needs to show solidarity in face of gas crisis...

The European Commission president said EU countries must show solidarity with one another. Member states not reliant on Russian gas are being asked to step up and assist those with reduced supplies....

 2022-07-25 08:39 

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Germany: Business confidence plummets as economy 'on brink of recession'...

German businesses have been losing confidence in the current economic climate as growth prospects worsen. The ifo Institute that published the survey pointed to high energy prices....

 2022-07-25 08:39 

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Germany: Business confidence plummets as economy 'on cusp of recession'...

German businesses have been losing confidence in the current economic climate as growth prospects worsen. The ifo Institute that published the survey pointed to high energy prices....

 2022-07-25 08:17 

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Tunisia votes in referendum on controversial constitution...

Tunisians have started voting in a plebiscite on a draft constitution that critics say would hand the country's president wide powers. With major parties boycotting the vote, analysts are expecting a low turnout....

 2022-07-25 07:57 

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Euro 2022: Sweden look to make experience count against youthful England...

The first semifinal of Euro 2022 sees hosts England take on Sweden in Sheffield in a clash of generations. While England's vibrant, young side have made waves, Sweden have experience and some unfinished business....

 2022-07-25 07:44 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: German ministers travel to Kyiv for talks...

The German interior and labor ministers were set to visit Irpin, where mass killings of civilians took place. Meanwhile, "inconclusive4; fighting continues in eastern Ukraine. DW has the latest....

 2022-07-25 03:26 

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Boat carrying Haitian migrants capsizes off Bahamas, 17 dead...

The bodies of 17 people — including an infant — were recovered after a boat carrying migrants from Haiti keeled over off the coast of the Bahamas....

 2022-07-25 01:43 

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Myanmar junta executes 4 democracy activists...

These are the country's first executions in decades. The four were accused of "terror acts."...

 2022-07-25 00:28 

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German opposition leader Merz defends private flight...

CDU leader Friedrich Merz piloted a flight to the wedding of Finance Minister Christian Lindner, which has drawn criticism. He said he uses his plane "primarily for professional purposes."...

 2022-07-24 22:49 

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Germany: Homophobic incidents reported at Berlin Pride...

In one incident, two girls and a boy were confronted by a group of nine people in the Berlin neighborhood of Mitte. Elsewhere in the capital, a man was physically assaulted in the early hours of Sunday morning....

 2022-07-24 22:49 

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Berlin Pride: German police report alleged homophobic incidents...

In one incident, two girls and a boy were confronted by a group of nine people in the Berlin neighborhood of Mitte. Elsewhere in the capital, a man was physically assaulted in the early hours of Sunday morning....

 2022-07-24 21:37 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: 'Even Russians expect defeat,' says Zelenskyy...

As the war enters its sixth month, the Ukrainian president vows his military will "inflict the highest possible damage on the enemy." Russia said the Odesa strikes hit military installations. DW rounds up the latest....

 2022-07-24 21:20 

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Dozens dead in Kenya bus crash...

The bus was traveling to Mombasa from the central town of Meru when it careered off a bridge. At least 24 people have been killed, according to local media, though that toll could rise....

 2022-07-24 19:48 

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Sri Lanka: Rights group seeks ex-President Rajapaksa's arrest for war crimes...

The group filed a criminal complaint against Gotabaya Rajapaksa for alleged crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war. He fled to Singapore in mid-July....

 2022-07-24 18:48 

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UPDATES — Russia confirmed a missile strike on Odesa, which may imperil a grain export deal. DW rounds up the latest....

Russia has said the attacks on Odesa Port targeted a military vessel, an anti-ship missile warehouse and a repair facility. Germany's president said Russia is waging a war against European unity. DW rounds up the latest....

 2022-07-24 17:10 

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Greece and Spain evacuate hundreds during prolonged wildfires...

Greece is battling three major wildfires and evacuating thousands amid a heat wave. Rising temperatures in Spain bring fears of more blazes throughout the country...

 2022-07-24 16:27 

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Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro officially launches reelection campaign...

Bolsonaro was nominated by the right-wing Liberal Party as its official presidential candidate. Polls show leftist leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva defeating Bolsonaro handily in the October elections....

 2022-07-24 15:50 

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Will former US President Donald Trump face criminal charges?...

The congressional committee probing the January 6 riot at the US Capitol has held eight hearings with explosive testimony. But it all might not be enough for prosecutors to charge the former president....

 2022-07-24 15:30 

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Italy: Over 1,000 migrants saved in the Mediterranean...

Ships in the Mediterranean Sea rescued stranded migrants trying to reach Europe, with the Italian island of Lampedusa facing a surge in new arrivals. Five migrants have been found dead, however....

 2022-07-24 14:11 

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Sakurajima volcano erupts in Japan...

The volcano is located on the southern island of Kyushu, with nearby residents urged to evacuate. The volcano is one of the most active in Japan....

 2022-07-24 13:23 

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Philippines: Gunman kills 3 in university attack...

The attack killed a long serving former mayor, who is believed to have been the main target. The suspect had a longstanding legal feud with her....

 2022-07-24 11:21 

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German public divided on proposed gender change law, survey shows...

The German government is calling for a new "self-determination" law that would make it easier for people to legally change their gender and name. But not everyone is convinced....

 2022-07-24 10:12 

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Lavrov visits Cairo as Russia attempts to break diplomatic isolation...

Ahead of his visit to Egypt, Russia's top diplomat Sergey Lavrov expressed Moscow's "deep respect" to African states who refuse to sanction his country over Ukraine....

 2022-07-24 09:36 

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German finance minister under fire for alleged Porsche ties...

Porsche said "exaggerations" were made after company chief Oliver Blume reportedly boasted about his close contacts with Finance Minister Christian Lindner. The two apparently discussed Germany's e-fuel policy....

 2022-07-24 08:43 

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China launches second module of Tiangong space station...

A rocket carrying Wentian — the second of the three modules needed to complete China's new space station Tiangong — has blasted off into space....

 2022-07-24 06:42 

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Danish port city to play key role in Europe's wind energy plans...

Europe needs ports to help fulfill its ambitious plans for increasing the production of offshore wind energy — and Esbjerg is one of the biggest. The Danish city is becoming a model of well-planned energy production....

 2022-07-24 06:15 

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Germany cracks down on gender-based violence...

Violence against women is on the rise in Germany. So are attacks against members of the LGBTQ community. Now the government is pushing for stricter punishment of hate crimes....

 2022-07-24 05:51 

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Germany sees alarming shortage in essential medicine...

Body temperatures of up to 40C are frequently a symptom of COVID-19, also among children. But supplies of fever-reducing antipyretics are running out. The question is: why?...

 2022-07-24 05:20 

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Pope to meet Indigenous survivors during Canada 'pilgrimage'...

The head of the Catholic Church is set to begin a landmark, week-long tour to Canada to apologize to Indigenous survivors for the abuse at Church-run residential schools....

 2022-07-24 04:53 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: Ukraine's Zelenskyy slams 'Russian barbarism' in Odesa...

Ukraine's president said the missile strikes on Odesa show that dialogue with Moscow is impossible. Kyiv was still working on restarting grain exports. DW rounds up the latest....

 2022-07-23 23:33 

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Macron says Iran nuclear deal 'still possible'...

France's President Emmanuel Macron has "expressed his disappointment" at the lack of progress after the suspension of talks between Iran and world powers in Vienna....

 2022-07-23 23:33 

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Macron says Iran nuclear deal remains possible...

France's President Emmanuel Macron has "expressed his disappointment" at the lack of progress after the suspension of talks between Iran and world powers in Vienna....

 2022-07-23 23:33 

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Macron says Iran nuclear deal still remains possible...

France's President Emmanuel Macron has "expressed his disappointment" at the lack of progress after the suspension of talks between Iran and world powers in Vienna....

 2022-07-23 22:34 

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Euro 2022: France break new ground to reach first European Championship semi...

France reached their first European Championship semifinal with an attritional extra time victory over holders Netherlands. France's reward is a final four showdown against Germany on Wednesday in Milton Keynes....

 2022-07-23 21:53 

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California wildfire forces thousands to evacuate...

California has experienced increasingly larger wildfires in recent years as climate change has made the western part of the United States much warmer and drier....

 2022-07-23 19:47 

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Hungary: Thousands march during Budapest Pride festival...

The march comes a year after Hungary passed controversial anti-LGBTQ legislation....

 2022-07-23 19:07 

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Does Germany's special network to prevent Islamist extremists' attacks work?...

Political and religious extremism has long been seen as a threat to democracy in Germany. The Counter Terrorism Center is where agencies and police network to prevent Islamist extremist attacks. Is it effective?...

 2022-07-23 18:46 

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UK, France trade blame over Dover traffic chaos...

British and French authorities have both claimed the other side is responsible for holidaymakers facing long delays at the UK port of Dover. But the main culprit appears to be Brexit....

 2022-07-23 18:46 

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Pope's Canada trip overshadowed by Indigenous suffering, church abuse...

Pope Francis' 38th trip abroad takes him to Canada. He wants to "meet and embrace" Indigenous people and draw attention to their suffering, to which the Catholic Church contributed. But will he also take responsibility?...

 2022-07-23 17:59 

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Al-Qaeda affiliate claims attack on Mali's largest military base...

The militants claim the attack was in response to Mali's collaboration with Russian mercenaries. The Malian army has ramped up its anti-jihadist operations with the help of Moscow....

 2022-07-23 17:35 

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Greece wildfires: Popular Lesbos beach resort evacuated...

A wildfire on the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos destroyed homes. Fire crews also battled to put out blazes in other parts of Greece, where temperatures were set to hit 40 degrees Celsius....

 2022-07-23 16:34 

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China: Ten die after collapse at mining site...

The mining collapse is among a spate of deadly incidents at mines in China. The country is increasing coal production to avoid a possible power crunch....

 2022-07-23 16:26 

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Mystery plane crash: Were Serbian weapons headed for Ukraine?...

Questions linger after a Ukrainian plane carrying Serbian weapons crashed in Greece. The incident spotlit Serbia's weapons industry and political corruption, as well as its attempts to balance between Russia and the EU....

 2022-07-23 15:23 

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Tunisia: Hundreds protest draft constitution ahead of referendum...

Tunisia will vote on the proposed constitution in a referendum on Monday. Protesters have called for an end to the rule of President Kais Saied....

 2022-07-23 14:17 

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Monkeypox: WHO declares outbreak a global public health emergency...

The WHO has decided to issue monkeypox its highest level of alert: a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. But what's the deal with PHEICs — who decides, what does it mean, and what happens next?...

 2022-07-23 13:20 

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Berlin Pride: Rainbow flag flies above Bundestag for first time...

Pride in the German capital is expected to attract some 500,000 participants. The flag is a symbol of pride and diversity among the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community....

 2022-07-23 12:46 

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Iran: Dozens killed by flooding in southern region...

Flash floods in the southern province of Fars have killed at least 20 people and left several missing, according to state media. Forecasters have warned that more heavy rains are on the way, risking further floods....

 2022-07-23 11:53 

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Germany: No extension for 9-euro rail ticket, finance minister says...

Many were hoping the nation-wide rail pass would be extended in the face of rising energy costs. According to a recent poll, most Germans said they supported lower rail prices, subsidized by the government....

 2022-07-23 10:45 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: Russian missiles hit Odesa in blow to grain deal...

Ukraine's military says Russia has struck the Black Sea port of Odesa, hours after the two warring parties signed a pact to ensure the safe passage of Ukrainian grain exports. DW rounds up the latest....

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