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 2021-11-08 16:57 

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Ethiopia's war triggers fears in Kenya, South Sudan...

As the yearlong civil war in Ethiopia's Tigray region escalates, Kenya and South Sudan are on high alert....

 2021-11-08 16:42 

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Poland says Belarus 'fully' controls migrants after attempted breach...

A group of migrants has tried to forcibly enter Poland from Belarus, according to Poland's Interior Ministry. Warsaw has accused Minsk of preparing a "provocation.4;...

 2021-11-08 16:38 

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Can Elon Musk solve world hunger with Tesla share sale?...

The world's richest man said he plans to follow orders after conducting a Twitter poll that told him to sell 10% of his Tesla shares. Musk has hinted he could use the money to feed the world's hungry....

 2021-11-08 16:38 

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Tesla eases after Twitter poll backs Elon Musk's share sale...

The world's richest man said he plans to follow orders after conducting a Twitter poll that told him to sell 10% of his Tesla shares. Musk has hinted that he could use the money to feed the world's hungry....

 2021-11-08 16:22 

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Russia fines Google, Telegram for not removing content...

A Moscow court ordered Google's parent company Alphabet Inc. to pay a new fine for not deleting content Russia considers illegal. The move comes as state officials seek to rein in tech giants....

 2021-11-08 16:12 

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French Catholic Church agrees to compensate sex abuse victims...

After a scathing report that revealed the abuse of over 330,000 children over 70 years, the church said it will sell its real estate assets or take loans to compensate the victims....

 2021-11-08 15:12 

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China: Party leaders seem set to cement Xi's hold on power...

Top Communist Party officials meeting in Beijing are likely to issue a resolution putting the Chinese president on an equal footing with Mao Zedong. The way seems clear for Xi Jinping to claim a third term....

 2021-11-08 15:05 

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ECHR orders Poland to compensate judges...

The European Court of Human Rights has found Poland denied two judges the right to a fair job nominating process. The verdict was the latest legal knock against Warsaw's controversial justice reforms....

 2021-11-08 14:54 

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Afghanistan: People struggle to make ends meet amid economic turmoil...

Most of Afghanistan's public servants have lost their jobs and are left with no income since the Taliban takeover of the country. Many are forced to sell possessions just to buy food....

 2021-11-08 14:31 

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Pakistan: How patriarchy is raising the risk of deadly breast cancer...

Many women in Pakistan are reluctant to get screened early for breast cancer due to social taboos about female bodies. By the time they are diagnosed, it is often too late....

 2021-11-08 14:18 

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COVID: Germany's potential new government's action plan...

Germany's COVID-19 infection rate is spiraling. Now, the three parties set to form Germany's next government are putting together new rules to curb the coronavirus....

 2021-11-08 14:18 

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COVID: Germany's potential new government's action plan...

Germany's COVID-19 infection rate is spiraling. Now, the three parties set to form Germany's next government are putting together new rules to curb the coronavirus....

 2021-11-08 13:52 

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David Seymour: Magnum founder and human rights photographer...

With his camera, David Seymour captured the plight of children as victims of war. His portraits were also famous. He was killed 65 years ago, during an assignment....

 2021-11-08 13:18 

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Coronavirus digest: N. Ireland minister sues Van Morrison...

Veteran singer Van Morrison faces a libel lawsuit after criticizing North Ireland's Health Minister Robin Swann over pandemic restrictions. Elsewhere, the US opened its borders to vaccinated travelers. DW has the latest....

 2021-11-08 13:13 

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Travis Scott and Drake sued over deadly concert...

Amid reports of drug spiking and chaotic security, Houston police is investigating the stampede at the rap concert that killed 8 people and injured many more....

 2021-11-08 13:12 

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How can architecture combat homelessness?...

Rising homelessness is a worldwide problem that has been exacerbated by the pandemic. How are cities and architects dealing with the crisis?...

 2021-11-08 13:02 

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NSO spyware used on Palestinian activists' phones — report...

Rights groups say the Pegasus spyware was used to hack the cellphones of several activists from groups Israel recently labeled as "terrorist organizations."...

 2021-11-08 12:35 

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COVID-19 vaccinations: What's the progress?...

How many people have been vaccinated? Which vaccines are approved? Here's the global progress on vaccination against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19....

 2021-11-08 12:16 

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Amy Winehouse's last concert dress sells for 210,000...

An auction of the late singer's private items raised millions for a foundation in her name that helps youth battling with addictions....

 2021-11-08 11:39 

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Afghanistan begins polio vaccination campaign...

The drive is the first to take place against the disease in three years. The Taliban had banned previous campaigns, leaving millions of children unvaccinated....

 2021-11-08 11:07 

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China: Satellites find mock-ups of US ships at target range...

The outlines of an aircraft carrier and at least one destroyer have been spotted at a Chinese site the US Naval Institute says is used for target practice....

 2021-11-08 11:07 

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Poland steps up border security as migrants head from Belarus...

Additional troops have been deployed at the border as Polish authorites say hundreds of migrants are heading from Belarus aiming to force their way into the EU....

 2021-11-08 10:59 

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Scientists pour cold water on Bill Gates' nuclear plans...

Companies owned by billionaires Bill Gates and Warren Buffett are planning to launch the first so-called Natrium nuclear reactor project. Many experts see the project as a misguided attempt to hit CO2 reduction targets....

 2021-11-08 10:03 

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COP26: Who should developing countries bill for climate impacts?...

The countries hit hardest by climate change caused by developed nations want loss and damage to be included in climate finance talks. Will rich polluters finally listen?...

 2021-11-08 09:58 

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Cricket: Australia to tour Pakistan after 24-year absence...

Australia's cricket team will play in Karachi, Lahore and Rawalpindi next March on its first Pakistan tour since 1998, Pakistani officials said....

 2021-11-08 09:43 

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Nicaragua: President Ortega wins 4th term in 'sham' election...

President Daniel Ortega has secured a clear victory in the Nicaraguan election. Most of his political opponents have been thrown in jail, and human rights groups and newspapers have also been shut down....

 2021-11-08 08:56 

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France: Knife-wielding man attacks police...

The officer survived thanks to his bulletproof vest. Police "neutralized"; the attacker in the southern city of Cannes and are investigating a possible terrorist act....

 2021-11-08 08:46 

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UN: Millions more people on the 'edge of famine'...

COVID and conflicts have pushed the number of people facing food insecurity to 45 million, with Afghanistan fast becoming the "world's largest humanitarian crisis."...

 2021-11-08 08:34 

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German businesses glad US entry ban is over...

The 20-month US entry ban due to COVID-19 is finally a thing of the past. German companies are happy to return to business as usual....

 2021-11-08 08:03 

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Pakistan lifts ban on radical Islamist party...

The far-right Tehreek-e-Labbaik has called off a march on the capital and the government says allowing the party back into the political mainstream is in the "national interest."...

 2021-11-08 05:07 

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COVID: US reopens to vaccinated travelers — what are the new rules?...

The US is now open for international travel, but getting vaccinated is an important prerequisite for entry. DW has answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the new changes....

 2021-11-08 04:00 

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Germany: COVID incidence rate jumps to over 200 for first time...

For the first time in the coronavirus pandemic, Germany's seven-day incidence rate rose to over 200. A wave of new infections is prompting calls for stricter curbs and the resumption of free COVID tests....

 2021-11-08 03:09 

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Twitter users push Elon Musk to sell 10% of Tesla shares...

Nearly 58% of over 3.5 million pollsters said the world's richest person should go ahead and sell the stocks. It remains to be seen whether the Tesla CEO will stick to his pledge to "abide" by the poll results....

 2021-11-08 00:36 

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West African bloc issues fresh sanctions over coups in Mali, Guinea...

Military leaders in Mali and Guinea are under pressure to follow a roadmap for elections after coups in recent years. The sanctions consist of travel bans and asset freezes....

 2021-11-07 22:49 

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German man sets record for massive herring salad...

A restaurant owner from northeastern Germany has made it into the record books with his 147-kilogram herring salad bowl. It's not the first time he's broken records with his oversized traditional dishes....

 2021-11-07 22:27 

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Northern Ireland: Bus hijacked and set on fire...

Police have said that a bus in Newtownabbey, a suburb of Belfast, has been destroyed after it was hijacked and set on fire. There were no reports of injuries....

 2021-11-07 20:51 

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Libya: Top diplomat suspension attempt triggers political row...

Prime Minister Abdulhamid Dbeibah has said the newly created presidential council doesn't have the right to suspend Najla Mangoush. The foreign minister has been accused of "administrative breaches."...

 2021-11-07 20:27 

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Italy: 800 migrants on board German rescue ship reach Sicilian port...

The Sea-Eye 4 rescued more than 800 people from the central Mediterranean this week — including 200 minors and five pregnant women. The overcrowded ship was stuck at sea for days before getting permission to dock....

 2021-11-07 19:53 

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Wolfsburg better than last-minute heroics suggest...

Wolfsburg is back in business after a last-minute winner against Frankfurt. Cologne sealed a rousing win in a local rivalry and the impact of the Champions League is obvious....

 2021-11-07 18:51 

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Peres Jepchirchir makes history after New York City marathon win...

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir became the first reigning Olympic champion to win the New York marathon in the same year. Jepchirchir's victory is just the latest in a career growing in impressive achievements....

 2021-11-07 18:42 

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Germany: Crimes involving child sexual abuse images almost double...

The Federal Criminal Police chief has warned that the huge increase in cases is stretching police resources. On the same day, a Catholic priest was fired over a probe into child sexual abuse images....

 2021-11-07 17:00 

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Angela Merkel discusses climate change, refugees and legacy in DW interview...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel reflected on climate change, refugee policy and the coronavirus pandemic in an exclusive DW interview....

 2021-11-07 16:48 

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Tension in Ethiopia as TPLF fighters advance...

A year after the conflict started in northern Ethiopia, fears are growing that TPLF forces could reach Addis Ababa. There has been an uptick in arrests of Tigrayan residents in the capital....

 2021-11-07 16:48 

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Tension in Ethiopia as Tigrayan forces advance...

A year after the conflict started in northern Ethiopia, fears are growing that TPLF forces could reach Addis Ababa. There has been an uptick in arrests of Tigrayan residents in the capital....

 2021-11-07 16:22 

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Poland's Health Ministry revisits abortion guidelines after protests...

The ministry said "physicians must not be afraid to make obvious decisions" after the death of a pregnant woman triggered nationwide protests....

 2021-11-07 14:26 

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Sudan: Police fire tear gas as anti-coup strikes start...

Activists in Sudan began a two-day "complete civil disobedience" to demand civilian rule amid a political crisis triggered by the October 25 military takeover....

 2021-11-07 13:47 

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Nicaragua: President Ortega seeks 4th term in 'sham' election...

As Nicaragua heads to the polls, President Daniel Ortega looks set to hold on to power as most of his political opposition have been thrown in jail. Human rights groups and newspapers have also been shut down....

 2021-11-07 13:13 

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Germany: Train attack suspect was suffering from delusions, police say...

The man who stabbed four people on a German train on Saturday is believed to have been suffering from delusions that people were "following him." Police have not found any link to terrorist motivation for the attack....

 2021-11-07 13:13 

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Germany: Police rule out terrorism in Bavaria train attack...

The man who stabbed four people on a German train on Saturday is believed to have been suffering from delusions that people were "following him." Police have not found any link to terrorist motivation for the attack....

 2021-11-07 12:39 

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Ethiopia: Thousands rally in support of government forces...

Supporters of Ethiopia's government have taken to the streets of Addis Ababa, with many holding signs criticizing the US decision to remove Ethiopia from a trade pact earlier this week....

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