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 2022-08-11 02:23 

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Mali declares 3 days of mourning after attacks kill dozens...

The attacks were blamed on Islamist groups, and it marks the second three-day mourning period this year as the country struggles to deal with years of insurgency....

 2022-08-11 00:04 

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Julian Assange: Wikileaks founder's case endangers press freedom, his wife tells DW...

Stella Assange has accused the US of targeting a foreign journalist for exposing war crimes. Now she says her husband's life depends on his extradition order being dropped....

 2022-08-10 22:51 

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Kim Jong Un declares victory against COVID in North Korea...

Pyongyang is lifting its strictest anti-viral measures after declaring victory over the coronavirus. Kim Yo Yong, the sister of North Korea's dictator Kim Jong Un, blamed the COVID outbreak on leaflets from the South....

 2022-08-10 21:53 

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Eintracht Frankfurt lose Super Cup and Kostic, but Knauff helps them look forward...

Real Madrid's quality won out in Helsinki, as goals from David Alaba and Karim Benzema secured the UEFA Super Cup. For Eintracht Frankfurt, the experience gained, and the performance of Ansgar Knauff, offer consolation....

 2022-08-10 20:52 

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Eintracht Frankfurt lose Super Cup to Real Madrid - and Filip Kostic to Juventus...

The Super Cup proved a step too far for Eintracht Frankfurt as they were beaten by Real Madrid. There was an early setback even before the trip to Finland, with wingback Filip Kostic finalizing a move to Juventus....

 2022-08-10 18:28 

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Sierra Leone: Curfew imposed after deadly protests...

The announcement of a nationwide curfew came after during anti-government protests turned deadly. Rising food prices have contributed to unrest....

 2022-08-10 17:00 

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EU announces end to Greek budget surveillance...

The European Commission said that Greece had delivered on the bulk of its fiduciary commitments, marking a formal end to the debt crisis that began in 2010 and led to friction between Athens and European creditors....

 2022-08-10 17:00 

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EU to cease Greek budget surveillance, marking end of debt crisis...

The European Commission said that Greece had delivered on the bulk of its fiduciary commitments, marking a formal end to the debt crisis that began in 2010 and led to friction between Athens and European creditors....

 2022-08-10 16:35 

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US charges Iranian with 'plot' to kill ex-official John Bolton...

The US Justice Department said an Iranian operative offered a bounty for former Trump security adviser John Bolton. He was allegedly acting in retaliation to the killing of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani....

 2022-08-10 16:28 

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France: Wildfire reignites, forces thousands to evacuate...

A fire in southwestern France that was thought to be under control has flared up again. Officials have blamed dry weather conditions and investigators are looking into suspected arson....

 2022-08-10 16:28 

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Corruption allegations shake Germany's public broadcasters...

Big questions are again being asked about the future of Germany's public broadcasters, after the director of Berlin's public broadcaster RBB, Patricia Schlesinger resigned over mismanagement charges....

 2022-08-10 16:00 

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China completes drills around Taiwan, plans 'regular patrols'...

Beijing said it "successfully completed" major military exercises around Taiwan, and repeated military threats against the self-ruled island following a visit by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi....

 2022-08-10 15:55 

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Can Ukraine ever take back Crimea?...

Ukraine says it wants to push Russia out of all of its territory — including Crimea, which was illegally annexed by Moscow in 2014. But is this a realistic goal for Kyiv?...

 2022-08-10 15:47 

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US, German inflation sink slightly, but price pressures remain...

Inflation in the US is down from a four-decade high, and Germany's rate sank slightly in July. However, an end to fuel and transport assistance in Germany could exacerbate inflation in September....

 2022-08-10 15:39 

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India woos Africa with trade, tech and investment...

India is trying to strengthen its longstanding ties to countries on the continent as New Delhi attempts to catch up with China, which has emerged as Africa's largest trading partner....

 2022-08-10 14:25 

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Donald Trump refuses to testify in New York probe...

The New York Attorney General is investigating whether the Trump Organization inflated real estate values to obtain favorable loans. Trump has called the probe a "witch hunt."...

 2022-08-10 14:20 

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Haiti: How criminal gangs have taken control...

Emboldened by politicians for years, Haitian gangs have equipped themselves with sophisticated weapons and control most of the country's capital Port-au Prince....

 2022-08-10 14:12 

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Germany reports its first case of monkeypox in a child...

It may be Germany's first case but evidence from other countries shows monkeypox can be worse for children than adults. And there's lots more we don't know....

 2022-08-10 12:54 

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India: Metro project at Mumbai's Aarey forest stokes ecological concerns...

Locals and activists fear thousands of trees will be knocked down, resulting in ecological destruction and endangering wildlife in the area....

 2022-08-10 12:01 

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Germany: Protesters rally after police killing of Black youth...

Scores of demonstrators have protested against police violence after a 16-year-old Black youth was fatally shot. Police and witnesses say he had a knife. The victim was said to have been potentially suicidal....

 2022-08-10 11:32 

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EU ban on Russian coal imports comes into force...

The European Union banned Russian coal imports in response to the invasion of Ukraine as part of sanctions in April. Since then, it's been scrambling to find alternative sources including Colombia, Australia and the US....

 2022-08-10 11:15 

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Kenya election: Provisional results show tight race amid low turnout...

Official results are yet to be announced, but the two leading candidates are running neck-to-neck in results tallied by local media. In addition, Tuesday's election witnessed a low voter turnout compared to 2017....

 2022-08-10 10:49 

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Peru: Police raid presidential palace over arrest warrant for president's sister-in-law...

After allegations of corruption and money laundering, police are on the lookout for President Petro Castillo's sister-in-law and searched his residence in vain....

 2022-08-10 09:41 

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Beluga whale that strayed into France's Seine River dies...

The beluga whale, which had been stuck at a river lock in Normandy since Friday, was rescued and placed into a barge for medical observation. It died only hours later....

 2022-08-10 09:36 

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Extreme heat in Spain hits olive, avocado harvest...

Spanish farmers are grappling with heat waves and water scarcity. Grains and olives are going dry. Critics say the farmers themselves are partly to blame, as Ralph Schulze reports from Madrid....

 2022-08-10 09:11 

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Will Libyan oil solve global petrol-pump price problems?...

Despite all of the country's issues, Libya never stopped producing oil. Some experts say stabilizing Libyan oil production now would help bring the global price of fuel down and aid the country....

 2022-08-10 08:58 

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Chad: 'Historic agreement' no guarantee for peace...

One of Chad's largest rebel groups refused to sign a pledge to disarm and participate in a reconciliation dialogue. However, Foreign Minister Cherif Mahamat Zene told DW that the door remained open....

 2022-08-10 08:51 

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Germany: Fire services near explosives depot as Berlin wildfire burns on...

Firefighters in the German capital are still trying to secure an explosives disposal site amid a continuing wildfire. Parts of the wooded area are reportedly also littered with munitions....

 2022-08-10 08:40 

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Germany announces tax plan seeking to ease inflation burden...

The German Finance Ministry has revealed a plan to ease income tax in response to spiraling inflation. However, critics had claimed the measures would benefit top earners the most, and squeeze public spending....

 2022-08-10 08:11 

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Instead of migrating to EU, Tunisians build new lives in southern Africa...

With Europe increasingly reluctant to take in job-seeking migrants, many Tunisians are moving to sub-Saharan countries for work....

 2022-08-10 05:55 

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Legal options running out for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange...

The tug of war over the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the US is entering its final stages, with London's High Court set to make a final decision in September. His family is worried about his health....

 2022-08-10 05:39 

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Rivers across Europe are too dry, too low and too warm...

Extended heat and low rainfall across Europe are causing major rivers to dry up. This is having serious consequences for wildlife, the economy, and the people living near the Rhine, Po, Thames and other affected rivers....

 2022-08-10 05:38 

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US: Former Twitter employee found guilty of spying for Saudi Arabia...

Ahman Abouammo was found guilty of selling personal data on Saudi dissidents to the Saudi government. Abouammo's alleged partner in crime at Twitter, a Saudi national, fled the US before he was charged....

 2022-08-10 03:55 

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Stranded beluga whale rescued from Seine river in France...

Whe whale had been stuck at a lock in Normandy since Friday. It will now be held for three more days for medical observation....

 2022-08-10 03:07 

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Donald Trump: Republicans outraged after FBI searches Mar-a-Lago residence...

Right-wing lawmakers and presidential hopefuls have accused authorities of weaponizing the FBI. Democrats noted that the head of the FBI was appointed by Trump himself....

 2022-08-10 02:23 

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Brazil: WHO condemns attacks on monkeys over fears of monkeypox...

Brazilian local media have reported several instances of attacks on monkeys — including an incident where 10 monkeys were poisoned at a nature reserve in Sao Paulo state — as fears of spread of the viral disease grow....

 2022-08-09 23:54 

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US: Suspect arrested over murders of four Muslim men in New Mexico...

The spate of murders had left the Muslim community in Albuquerque fearful to leave their homes. Now the families of the victims want answers....

 2022-08-09 23:54 

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US: Suspect arrested over murders of 4 Muslim men in New Mexico...

The spate of murders had left the Muslim community in Albuquerque fearful to leave their homes. Now the families of the victims want answers....

 2022-08-09 19:57 

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US: Biden signs off on semiconductor bill in challenge to China...

The future of microchip production will be "made in America," said US President Joe Biden while presenting the $280 billion Chips and Science Act....

 2022-08-09 19:32 

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Poland vows fiery response over blocked EU funds...

Warsaw is threatening to "pull out all the cannons" as the EU blocks billions of euros in pandemic recovery funds. But Brussels insists Poland is not doing enough to resolve the row over judicial independence....

 2022-08-09 18:31 

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Turkey sends new drill ship to eastern Mediterranean...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Ankara did not need to "seek permission from anyone" to drill in the region. Greece and Cyprus accuse Turkey of illegally exploring for gas deposits in their territory....

 2022-08-09 18:00 

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Pakistan takes ARY News off air, Khan adviser detained...

A Pakistani TV station seen as close to former Prime Minister Imran Khan faced disruption after being accused of airing content that was deemed a "threat to national security."...

 2022-08-09 17:27 

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Super Cup final: Eintracht Frankfurt out to disrupt superpowers again...

Eintracht Frankurt, and their fans, shocked European football as they won the Europa League last season. They now meet Champions League winners Real Madrid seeking to upset the old order again, but a key player is off....

 2022-08-09 16:49 

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Israel kills 2 militants in West Bank gun battle...

Israel said its forces killed a militant group's commander, Ibrahim al-Nabulsi, in a raid in the occupied West Bank, while Palestinian officials said over 40 people were injured amid reports of a shootout....

 2022-08-09 15:43 

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Serena Williams: Tennis star says 'countdown' to retirement has begun...

The 23-time Grand Slam singles winner said she is "evolving away" from the sport, choosing instead to focus on having a second child. She has won more Grand Slam titles in the professional era than any other player....

 2022-08-09 15:20 

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Laos economic crisis intensifies amid massive Chinese debt...

Laos is facing one of its worst economic crises in decades, with the country experiencing galloping inflation and staring at a debt default....

 2022-08-09 15:07 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: Explosions near Russian air base in Crimea...

Footage circulating on social media shows black smoke rising in the area of a Russian military air base in Crimea. Meanwhile, Russian oil transit has been reportedly halted to three EU countries. DW has the latest....

 2022-08-09 14:57 

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Ukraine war: Estonia and Finland seek end to Russian tourist visas for Europe...

The leaders of Estonia and Finland have called for European nations to stop issuing tourist visas to Russians. Both nations are being used as a route for Russian tourists seeking to skirt an EU ban on air travel....

 2022-08-09 14:29 

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German Catholics reject Vatican's abortion stance — report...

A majority of German Catholics don't approve of Pope Francis and the Vatican criticizing abortion, according to a survey commissioned by a Catholic weekly....

 2022-08-09 14:15 

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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz takes equal pay demand to football bosses...

Germany's chancellor has reiterated his call for the men's and women's national football teams to receive equal pay. While failing to commit to the idea, Germany's FA has expressed a willingness to "discuss" the issue....

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