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 2022-06-14 19:42 

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Canada and Denmark settle dispute over uninhabited Arctic island...

The two countries agreed to divide a small, 1.2 square-kilometer (0.75 square-mile) uninhabited island. The agreement ends an obscure, nearly 50-year-long dispute between the two NATO allies....

 2022-06-14 18:50 

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Burkina Faso: Soldiers find 79 bodies after deadly insurgent attack...

An attack on a village in the West African country has left at least 79 people dead. A violent insurgency has been ravaging Burkina Faso for almost seven years....

 2022-06-14 17:39 

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Rwanda vows to resettle UK migrants amid criticisms...

The United Kingdom is set to deport an unspecified number of refugees to Rwanda under a partnership deal after being given a green light by the British judiciary. Rwandans are watching the proceedings with skepticism....

 2022-06-14 17:39 

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Rwanda vows to resettle UK migrants despite criticism...

The United Kingdom is set to deport an unspecified number of refugees to Rwanda under a partnership deal after being given a green light by the British judiciary. Rwandans are watching the proceedings with skepticism....

 2022-06-14 17:39 

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Rwanda vows to resettle UK asylum-seekers despite criticism...

The UK is set to deport an unspecified number of migrants of various nationalities to Rwanda, in a controversial deal that was given the green light by British courts. Rwandans are watching events unfold with skepticism....

 2022-06-14 17:27 

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Russia: Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny moved to undisclosed site...

Navalny's lawyer went to visit him in prison, but was told by guards that "there is no such convict here." Russian authorities have not said where they have taken the opposition leader....

 2022-06-14 17:02 

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US President Joe Biden set to visit Saudi Arabia and Israel...

Joe Biden is set to travel to Israel on July 13 before heading to the occupied West Bank and Saudi Arabia. The trip's announcement comes despite pledges to side-line the "pariah" Saudi state....

 2022-06-14 16:54 

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Korean pop band BTS going on 'hiatus' to launch solo careers...

The mega K-pop group BTS has announced that the group will be on "hiatus." The reason given is band members hope to launch solo careers....

 2022-06-14 16:20 

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What is a supermoon?...

Supermoons are a rare a chance to get close to the moon and see it bigger and brighter with your own eyes....

 2022-06-14 15:50 

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Russia blacklists UK journalists over Ukraine coverage — live updates...

Several prominent journalists working for British news outlets have been banned entry to Russia over what Moscow describes as "one-sided" coverage on Ukraine. DW has the latest....

 2022-06-14 15:41 

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Anti-war stance in Russia leads to denunciations and arrests...

In Russia, critics of the war in Ukraine are increasingly being reported to the police. DW spoke with Russians who have been betrayed by their own relatives, friends, colleagues and neighbors....

 2022-06-14 15:39 

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Ecuador arrests top Indigenous protest leader...

Ecuadorean police say they have detained Indigenous leader Leonidas Iza for "suspected offenses." The arrest came as he spearheaded nationwide protests against high fuel prices and rising living costs....

 2022-06-14 15:24 

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UK prepares to deport first asylum seekers to Rwanda...

Following a failed appeal, the first plane of deportees is set to leave for Rwanda. The country's poor track record for human rights raises questions about its ability to host new arrivals....

 2022-06-14 15:24 

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UK prepares to deport first asylum-seekers to Rwanda amid legal challenges...

A successful appeal at the European Court of Human Rights could complicate the first deportation flight of asylum seekers to Rwanda....

 2022-06-14 15:09 

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Germany to protect Gazprom Germania from insolvency with up to 10 billion loan...

The German subsidiary of the Russian gas giant was placed into temporary administration in April....

 2022-06-14 13:32 

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Will Erling Haaland's exit mark the start of a new era at Borussia Dortmund?...

Borussia Dortmund have a reputation for turning a profit on rising stars, the latest being Erling Haaland. But after years of holding stepping-stone status, new management appears to be prioritizing progress over profit....

 2022-06-14 12:14 

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FDP: Germany's coalition naysayers...

The FDP has become the bugbear in Chancellor Scholz's government: Whether it's nuclear power, COVID, public debt, or speed limits, the smallest coalition party does not see eye to eye with its center-left partners....

 2022-06-14 12:13 

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Ukraine: Music as a refuge from war...

Ukrainian opera singer Sergiy Anastasyev, who had to flee the war in his home country, now lives in Bonn, Germany. He talked to DW about how singing has become a therapy for him, and how he longs to return to Ukraine....

 2022-06-14 12:06 

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European rights court rules against Russia's foreign agent law...

Russia uses the "foreign agent" label to mark NGOs and news outlets which receive funding and support from abroad. But activists say the law is routinely used to silence opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin....

 2022-06-14 11:52 

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Iran: Over 130 injured in factory gas leak...

Scores of Iranians had to be treated in local hospitals for inhaling nitrogen gas, which local officials said was not highly dangerous. But the latest incident follows a string of disasters....

 2022-06-14 11:00 

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Cambodia: Opposition lawyer convicted of treason...

US-Cambodian lawyer Theary Seng appeared at the Cambodian court dressed as Lady Liberty. Seng and other government critics have been sentenced to years in prison on charges of treason and incitement....

 2022-06-14 10:53 

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India's BJP under fire for blasphemy protest crackdown...

Authorities in New Delhi are being criticized for a heavy-handed response to violent protests by Indian Muslims after senior government officials made remarks allegedly insulting the Islamic prophet Muhammad....

 2022-06-14 10:47 

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EU orders 110,000 monkeypox vaccine doses...

The European Union has reached a deal on anti-monkeypox vaccines, with first jabs expected to arrive within weeks. The agreement was made through a new bloc-wide authority formed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2022-06-14 10:17 

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Austria introduces massive aid package in fight against inflation...

Under the new measures, all Austrian residents would get one-time payments, and the tax code and benefits would be adjusted to keep in line with inflation. The measures would be in place until at least 2026....

 2022-06-14 10:06 

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Ukraine says 'holding firm' in Sievierodonetsk — live updates...

After bridges connecting the key Ukrainian city were destroyed, Ukrainian officials said Sievierodonetsk was "not isolated" and fighting was still ongoing. DW has the latest....

 2022-06-14 09:41 

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German high court rules antisemitic church sculpture doesn't have to be removed...

A member of the Jewish community launched the suit against the medieval "Jewish pig" sculpture in Germany's Wittenberg. Previous judges had ruled against him, citing the Holocaust memorial and context plaque beside it....

 2022-06-14 09:41 

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Antisemitic sculpture can stay on church: German high court...

A member of the Jewish community launched the suit against the medieval "Jewish pig" sculpture in Germany's Wittenberg. Previous judges had ruled against him, citing the Holocaust memorial and context plaque beside it....

 2022-06-14 09:40 

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Is China building a military base in Cambodia?...

The China-funded redevelopment of a Cambodian naval base is raising concerns about Beijing expanding its military footprint in the South China Sea. However, analysts say the portion being expanded remains small....

 2022-06-14 09:16 

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German high court to rule on antisemitic church statue...

A member of the Jewish community launched the suit against the medieval "Jewish pig" sculpture in Germany's Wittenberg. Previous judges had ruled against him, citing the Holocaust memorial and context plaque beside it....

 2022-06-14 09:14 

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COVID numbers are rising in Germany — but who cares?...

COVID-19 is spreading again in Germany. Medical experts are already looking ahead to the colder months and fear that Germany will not be prepared for the virus to return with force....

 2022-06-14 09:08 

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Wheat prices soar — will they remain elevated?...

Global prices for the commodity have doubled recently, for which Russia's invasion of Ukraine is partly yet not fully to blame. DW looks into what's moving wheat prices and what role financial speculation plays in this....

 2022-06-14 09:00 

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Australian PM Albanese urges China to drop sanctions...

Beijing has no reason to sanction Australia, said Prime Minister Anthony Albanese. The call comes after ministers from two countries met for the first time in years....

 2022-06-14 06:57 

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Will Germany's Olaf Scholz finally visit Kyiv?...

Will the German chancellor join France's Emmanuel Macron and Italy's Mario Draghi in Kyiv? Speculation about a possible joint visit is garnering high expectations, but the seemingly reticent chancellor has not confirmed....

 2022-06-14 06:57 

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Will Germany's Olaf Scholz finally visit Ukraine?...

Will the German chancellor join France's Macron and Italy's Draghi in Kyiv? Speculation about a joint visit has raised expectations....

 2022-06-14 06:36 

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Brazilian prosecutors summon VW representatives over slavery allegations...

A subsidiary of Volkswagen once ran a ranch in the Brazilian rainforest. Decades after allegations of exploitation emerged, state prosecutors hope to reach a compensation agreement with the German carmaker....

 2022-06-14 06:32 

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US: Yellowstone National Park shuts down after historic floods...

The Yellowstone National Park was closed down for the first time since 1988 due to torrential rains, flooding and melting snow. The park was just opening for the summer tourist season....

 2022-06-14 05:34 

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Germany takes first step towards relaxing cannabis law...

The German government has begun several weeks of expert testimony on liberalizing recreational cannabis use. Health Minister Karl Lauterbach hopes present a new law in the coming months....

 2022-06-14 04:57 

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DR Congo accuses Rwanda of 'invasion' as rebels attack town...

Rebels from the M23 group in DR Congo seized the border town of Bunagana, according to local activists. The Congolese army accused Rwanda of launching an invasion....

 2022-06-14 00:19 

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Germany's Scholz pledges weapons for Ukraine — live updates...

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz says Berlin is committed to defending "every square inch" of NATO territory along with its partners. He said that Ukraine would be supplied with anti-aircraft systems....

 2022-06-13 21:03 

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US: Second Capitol riot hearing describes Trump as 'detached from reality'...

Former US President Donald Trump's closest advisors and family described the effort to push election lies. His former Attorney General William Barr at one point said he was "detached from reality" in Monday's hearing....

 2022-06-13 19:25 

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Germany: Study uncovers widespread sexual abuse in Mnster diocese...

A university study found at least 610 underage victims were abused by clergy in the western German diocese. With many cases going unreported, researchers estimate the actual number of victims could be ten times as high....

 2022-06-13 18:50 

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Ukraine: All bridges to Sievierodonetsk 'destroyed' by Russian forces — live updates...

With all the main bridges into the embattled eastern Ukrainian city now unusable, it will be incredibly difficult to evacuate remaining citizens, a local official said. DW has the latest....

 2022-06-13 18:31 

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NATO: Sweden prepared to address Turkey's security concerns...

Turkey has previously accused NATO applicant Sweden of supporting Kurdish militants in the Middle East. In response, Stockholm is modifying its anti-terrorism legislation....

 2022-06-13 16:41 

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Africa could feed itself with the right infrastructure...

Drought, Covid-19 and the Russian war against Ukraine are fomenting a hunger crisis in Africa. The continent has enough fertile soil and water to meet its own needs, but there are many hurdles preventing this....

 2022-06-13 16:36 

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Germany to tighten antitrust law after gas price uproar...

The German government is planning to expand the powers of its antitrust authorities. The move comes after recent measures to compensate for rising gasoline prices have turned into a profit windfall for oil companies....

 2022-06-13 16:32 

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Wikipedia challenges Russian order to remove Ukraine war information...

The court fined the foundation that owns Wikpedia for refusing to remove articles about Russia's invasion of Ukraine, war crimes in Bucha and related topics....

 2022-06-13 15:56 

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UK: Rwanda deportation flight set to go ahead after court rejects appeal...

A controversial plan by the British government to fly asylum-seekers from the UK to Rwanda is set to go ahead after a court rejected a last-minute appeal....

 2022-06-13 15:43 

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Kevin Spacey: UK police formally charge actor with sexual assault...

Spacey is expected to appear before a London court on Thursday, according to British authorities....

 2022-06-13 15:24 

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Opinion: Anti-Islam remarks put pressure on India's Modi...

While the Indian government has taken steps to control the diplomatic backlash from Gulf countries over the anti-Prophet comments, Smita Sharma says the real challenges for Prime Minister Modi are at home....

 2022-06-13 14:55 

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Ethiopia: The tale of a border town ravaged by the Tigray conflict...

Abala — a border town between Tigray and Afar — embodies the Tigray conflict like no other. Residents who used to be neighbors now accuse each other of committing massacres....

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