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 2020-08-13 06:42 

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EU trade bodies slam US decision to retain tariffs...

The US government said Europe had not done enough to be in compliance with WTO decisions. The EU has called for intensified efforts to resolve the trade dispute....

 2020-08-13 05:33 

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Philippines plans Russian coronavirus vaccine clinical trials in October...

President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to be inoculated as early as May 2021. Russia is the first country to grant regulatory approval for a COVID-19 vaccine....

 2020-08-13 03:54 

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Israel retaliates over continued fire balloon attacks from Gaza...

Israeli forces have attacked Hamas targets overnight in response to incendiary balloon attacks from Gaza. The balloon attacks have reportedly burned swathes of land in south Israel....

 2020-08-13 03:38 

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Coronavirus digest: UN chief warns COVID-19 risks conflict surge...

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that the pandemic may worsen existing conflict — and even create new ones. Find out more about the pandemic's latest major developments....

 2020-08-13 03:34 

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Mauritius says almost all oil removed from damaged Japanese ship...

Mauritius said almost all oil from a leaking ship off its coast has now been removed. The country will also seek compensation from the owners of the Japanese ship for causing ecological damage....

 2020-08-12 22:30 

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France to increase Mediterranean troop presence over Turkey gas explorations...

French President Macron said he will increase military presence in the Mediterranean over "unilateral" gas explorations by Turkey. He called on Ankara to cease the explorations in order to allow a "peaceful dialogue."...

 2020-08-12 22:28 

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Germany appeals for leads on fugitive Wirecard boss...

The former boss of the collapsed financial tech company Wirecard is to be on the run. German authorities have issued a rare public appeal for help to track down Jan Marsalek, who is accused of running "gang-type fraud."...

 2020-08-12 21:16 

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Will protests after Beirut blast bring reform to Lebanon?...

The August 4 explosion in Beirut has intensified calls to overhaul a negligent sectarian system. But, with entrenched political interests at play, gradual change may be more realistic than complete structural reform....

 2020-08-12 20:05 

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Belarus protests: Women line the streets of Minsk to protest against President Lukashenko's crackdown...

Brutal police crackdowns in Belarus prompted hundreds of women to protest in Minsk. France's Emmanuel Macron raised the issue of "violence" with Russia's Vladimir Putin. The UN has joined the chorus of disapproval....

 2020-08-12 19:43 

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Kenya's elephant numbers double over three decades...

Kenya's elephant population has more than doubled from 1989 to today, its wildlife service announced at an event marking World Elephant Day. Tourism Minister Najib Balala said authorities have "managed to tame poaching."...

 2020-08-12 19:30 

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Coronavirus: EU's COVID-19 hot spots push up infection rates...

The number of COVID-19 infections is rising in the EU. Though it is difficult to make precise comparisons among member states, researchers can see some clear patterns....

 2020-08-12 17:38 

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Pompeo warns against Chinese, Russian influence on European tour...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged the Czech Republic not to team up with Russia and China on energy policy. During a visit to Prague, he called the recent Belarus unrest a sign of creeping "authoritarianism."...

 2020-08-12 17:07 

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Lebanese people in Germany want justice after Beirut blast...

Lebanese people in Germany have spent the past week mourning the people killed and injured in the explosion in Beirut on August 4. They do not want to see international aid go to Lebanon's corrupt political class....

 2020-08-12 16:18 

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Many German firms ignore partners' human rights abuses...

German companies are not doing enough to ensure their foreign partners respect human rights, according to a government survey. The findings come amid renewed calls for a global supply chain law to protect workers....

 2020-08-12 14:54 

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Maidan veterans see echoes of Ukraine uprising in Belarus...

Ukrainians who fought in the Maidan uprising have expressed solidarity with protesters in Belarus. The government fell after months of demonstrations in Kyiv. What can Belarusians learn from their cross-border comrades?...

 2020-08-12 14:38 

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Coronavirus: Vaccine could be available by the autumn, RKI...

Germany's top institute for infectious diseases has said it is "possible" there will be a COVID-19 vaccine "by autumn 2020."...

 2020-08-12 14:38 

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Coronavirus vaccine could be available by the autumn, Germany's RKI says...

Germany's top institute for infectious diseases has said it is "possible" there will be a COVID-19 vaccine "by autumn 2020." However, the RKI cautioned it might not be enough to bring a halt to the pandemic....

 2020-08-12 14:38 

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Coronavirus: Germany's Robert Koch Institute withdraws optimistic vaccine claim...

Germany's top institute for infectious diseases said a paper it produced claiming a vaccine could be available this autumn was published in error. The document has subsequently been removed from the RKI's website....

 2020-08-12 14:18 

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Coronavirus in Germany: Back to school in the heat, wearing a mask...

Schools are reopening around Germany but the coronavirus shows no sign of abating. In the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, everyone has to wear a mask at school. Not everyone thinks that's a good thing....

 2020-08-12 14:17 

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Opinion: Joe Biden makes courageous choice picking Kamala Harris...

Likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has finally announced his choice of running mate. Kamala Harris is a risky but historic choice, says DW's Carla Bleiker....

 2020-08-12 14:08 

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Interview: Hong Kong's police force behavior poses new challenges to press freedom...

If courts will not respond to police searching newsrooms and offices of the Apple Daily newspaper without a proper warrant, other newsrooms will not be safe anymore, warns Sharron Fast of the University of Hong Kong....

 2020-08-12 13:51 

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Germany to honor anti-Nazi hero Sophie Scholl with coin...

The Nazi Party executed student Sophie Scholl in 1943 for her role in the White Rose resistance group. The German government is set to release a special coin next year, marking her 100th birthday....

 2020-08-12 13:22 

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Women feel unsafe in German cities, study shows...

Women in Germany feel largely unable to move about large cities without risk of verbal or physical harassment, a new study suggests. Every fourth woman reports experiencing sexual harassment in her city....

 2020-08-12 13:22 

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Women in Germany feel unsafe in large cities, study shows...

Women in Germany feel largely unable to move about large cities without risk of verbal or physical harassment, a new study suggests. Every fourth woman reports experiencing sexual harassment in her city....

 2020-08-12 13:19 

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Life after the tourist trade for Thailand's elephants...

Most of Thailand's elephants live in captivity, offering rides and photo ops to tourists. But with the industry hit by the pandemic, some are now settling into a new life on a Chiang Mai nature reserve....

 2020-08-12 13:13 

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Indonesia's first transgender public official breaks conservative mold...

As a trans woman, Hendrika Kelan overcame social barriers in conservative Indonesia to win the support of her community. Active in the Catholic Church, Kelan says she has always tried to serve others....

 2020-08-12 13:00 

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Central African Republic: 60 years of strife and struggles...

The Central African Republic is celebrating 60 years of independence. It's people would be entitled to feel there is little to celebrate, considering the levels of poverty, strife and now hunger threatened by COVID-19....

 2020-08-12 12:58 

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A century of women in architecture...

Architecture is a male-dominated domain. A new exhibition in Dsseldorf highlights the works of pioneering women in the field, from Lois L. Howe and Lilly Reich to Zaha Hadid and Alison Brooks....

 2020-08-12 11:52 

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Scotland train crash: 'Serious injuries' reported after derailment...

About 30 emergency response vehicles, including ambulance and fire brigades, have been called to the Scottish town of Stonehaven. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has described the crash as "a very serious incident."...

 2020-08-12 11:14 

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Germany's 16 states: Saxony...

Culture meets nature in Saxony: A mere 40 kilometers (25 mi) lie between splendid Baroque art and architecture in Dresden and the distinctive peaks of the Elbe Sandstone Mountains....

 2020-08-12 11:10 

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Elephant calf born in German zoo takes first steps...

Just in time to mark World Elephant Day, the first elephant to be born in Erfurt Zoo has taken her first steps in public. Proud African elephant mum Chupa showed off her baby after a pregnancy lasting 666 days....

 2020-08-12 11:04 

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Belarus: EU to discuss sanctions after controversial election...

The news of the extraordinary EU foreign ministers' meeting on Friday comes amid growing violence after the Belarus election. Officials there have confirmed that firearms have been used on protesters....

 2020-08-12 11:04 

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EU to discuss Belarus sanctions after controversial election...

The news of the extraordinary EU foreign ministers' meeting on Friday comes amid growing violence after the Belarus election. Officials there have confirmed that firearms have been used on protesters....

 2020-08-12 10:35 

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Airlines are making it difficult to get refunds for canceled flights...

Travelers who used general flight booking websites to book flights that were canceled in the coronavirus crisis are having a much harder time getting their money back than passengers booking directly with an airline....

 2020-08-12 10:32 

Deutsche Welle

Germany sees political controversy over refugees...

Interior Minister Horst Seehofer has blocked individual German states from rescuing migrants from Greek refugee camps. The state governments are up in arms and are considering legal action....

 2020-08-12 10:32 

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Germany sees political controversy over refugees...

Interior Minister Horst Seehofer has blocked individual German states from rescuing migrants from Greek refugee camps. The state governments are up in arms and are considering legal action....

 2020-08-12 10:01 

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Coronavirus: Germany worries as infection rate hits 3-month high...

Germany's health minister urged people to stick to hygiene measures after the country reported its highest daily increase in COVID-19 infections since May 9. He also cast doubt about a reported new vaccine in Russia....

 2020-08-12 09:54 

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India: Bangalore sees deadly violence over anti-Islam Facebook post...

Three people have died in the Indian tech city of Bangalore after police fired at crowds rioting against a "derogatory" comment about the Prophet Muhammad. Police have arrested at least 111 people so far....

 2020-08-12 09:54 

Deutsche Welle

Bangalore riots: India's tech city sees deadly violence over anti-Islam Facebook post...

At least three people have died in the Indian tech city of Bangalore after police fired at crowds rioting against a "derogatory" comment about the Prophet Muhammad. Police have arrested 111 people so far....

 2020-08-12 09:52 

Deutsche Welle

Lebanon: German foreign minister brings aid, calls for reform...

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas gave a cheque for 1 million to the Lebanese Red Cross upon arrival in Beirut a week after a devastating blast there. He is set to call for political change in talks with the president....

 2020-08-12 09:24 

Deutsche Welle

Corona widening the social divide...

The Coronavirus pandemic has not just laid bare the limits of our health systems: it has also changed the fabric of society. A new study by the Bertelsmann Foundation takes a closer look....

 2020-08-12 09:24 

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Germany: Coronavirus widens the social divide...

The Coronavirus pandemic has not just laid bare the limits of our health systems, it has also changed the fabric of society. A new study by Germany's Bertelsmann Foundation takes a closer look....

 2020-08-12 09:08 

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Royal secrets: Why people love tell-all books...

"Finding Freedom" is the most recent biography about Prince Harry and his wife Meghan. Does it offer any exciting revelations?...

 2020-08-12 09:00 

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Coronavirus: German state makes face masks compulsory as school restarts...

Despite sweltering temperatures, students in North Rhine-Westphalia will have to wear face masks at all times as they return to school this Wednesday....

 2020-08-12 08:39 

Deutsche Welle

How to turn drone-flying kids into tech-savvy experts...

For many kids around the globe, there's nothing more exciting than flying a drone. A group of trainers in Berlin builds on this enthusiasm to teach youngsters a million things about the technology surrounding drones....

 2020-08-12 07:13 

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UK economy officially in recession after record 20% slump...

The UK economy has shrunk by 20.4% between April and June, when the coronavirus lockdown was at its most severe. Experts say the downturn brought on by the pandemic led to the biggest fall in quarterly GDP on record....

 2020-08-12 07:13 

Deutsche Welle

UK economy enters recession after record 20% slump...

The UK economy has shrunk by 20.4% between April and June, when the coronavirus lockdown was at its most severe. Experts say the downturn brought on by the pandemic led to the biggest fall in quarterly GDP on record....

 2020-08-12 06:48 

Deutsche Welle

Namibia rejects German reparations offer for mass killings...

The Namibian president has said a German offer of compensation for colonial-era mass killings needs to be "revised." Among other things, he objected to the terminology used.....

 2020-08-12 05:49 

Deutsche Welle

Oil spill disasters: Ways to limit environmental damage...

Mauritians have taken spill containment into their own hands by making sugar pulp booms. A 2019 Bay of Biscay cargo ship leak saw higher-tech intervention. How can the ecological disaster from oil spills be minimized?...

 2020-08-12 04:57 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: New Zealand prepares for new lockdown...

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said she is working on targeted economic relief for Auckland in case restrictions last longer. She also warned the country's upcoming election could be delayed....

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