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 2021-09-21 17:54 

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Mexico finds a Latin American ally in Venezuela's Maduro...

Mexico is presenting itself as the new champion of Latin American integration. To do that, it appears willing to embrace the continent's isolated autocratic leftist leaders. But it's a risky move....

 2021-09-21 17:53 

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Face mask killing sparks radicalization fears in Germany...

A man acting "out of anger" fatally shot a gas station clerk who asked him to wear a face mask. Public figures have pointed to Germany's Querdenken movement, warning of possible radicalization among coronavirus skeptics....

 2021-09-21 17:22 

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Libya: Unity government loses disputed no confidence vote...

Libyan lawmakers are split over the unity government, but also over the question of whether the latest no-confidence vote was valid. The row raises questions about a UN-backed election....

 2021-09-21 16:53 

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Libya: Unity government fails disputed no confidence vote...

Libyan lawmakers are split over the unity government, but also over the question if the latest no confidence vote was valid. The row raises questions about a UN-backed election....

 2021-09-21 16:44 

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Canary Islands volcano: New vent opens, more people flee...

Rivers of lava on the Spanish island of La Palma continue to engulf everything in their path. A new fissure has now emerged north of the original eruption site....

 2021-09-21 15:31 

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UN: Biden urges unity as world faces 'decisive decade'...

Biden called for greater cooperation on climate change, global conflict and the coronavirus pandemic. Meanwhile, UN chief Antonio Guterres warned of a rising "sense of impunity" in governments across the world....

 2021-09-21 14:57 

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Canada: Trudeau declares victory in snap election...

Liberal leader Justin Trudeau looks set to form another minority government following Canada's parliamentary election. The prime minister framed the vote as a referendum on his party's handling of the COVID pandemic....

 2021-09-21 14:19 

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Namibia debates German genocide deal...

Opposition parties accuse Namibia's SWAPO-led government of pushing through a joint agreement reached with Germany over an apology for atrocities committed against Nama and Herero groups during colonial times....

 2021-09-21 14:02 

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WATCH LIVE — Joe Biden addresses UN General Assembly in first in-person meeting since the pandemic began...

Before Biden's speech, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said it would be "impossible" to tackle global challenges as long as the US and China were "at odds with each other."...

 2021-09-21 14:02 

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UN: Biden calls for unity as world faces 'decisive decade'...

Before Biden's speech, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said it would be "impossible" to tackle global challenges as long as the US and China were "at odds with each other."...

 2021-09-21 13:56 

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German election: Why many voters are still undecided...

Not only is the German election race wide open, many voters say they're yet to decide who they will support. Complex coalition numbers, a lackluster campaign and the Angela Merkel vacuum help explain why....

 2021-09-21 13:53 

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Robert Lewandowski wins Golden Shoe after prolific Bayern Munich season...

Named the best male footballer in the world in 2020, Robert Lewandowski has now been officially crowned the most prolific goalscorer in Europe last season. The Bayern Munich man seems to improve with age....

 2021-09-21 13:23 

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BTS rally youth to 'welcome change' at UN Assembly...

K-pop idols' 'Permission to Dance' video recorded in the General Assembly hall racked up more than 10 million views on the UN's YouTube channel....

 2021-09-21 13:16 

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Coronavirus digest: J&J says second shot boosts protection...

A booster dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID jab increases its efficacy rate to 94%, the drug maker said. The company is expected to state its case to US regulators. Follow DW for the latest....

 2021-09-21 13:14 

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Humboldt Forum tackles colonial issue with new museums...

As it opens its new ethnological museum, Berlin's Humboldt Forum reacts to criticism surrounding its handling of colonial history. Will critics approve?...

 2021-09-21 12:56 

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Philippines: COVID school closures threaten education 'catastrophe'...

Unlike most other countries, the Philippines has decided to keep schools closed for another year to contain coronavirus. Rights advocates warn millions of children without internet access are missing out on an education....

 2021-09-21 12:52 

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UN General Assembly: First in-person meeting since pandemic...

More than 100 heads of state and diplomats have gathered in New York City to discuss the coronavirus response and the conflict in Afghanistan....

 2021-09-21 12:36 

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Is reconciliation with New Delhi possible in Indian Kashmir?...

Much animosity has built up since India scrapped Kashmir's special status two years ago. DW spoke with several Kashmiris, many of whom have harsh feelings about the Indian government....

 2021-09-21 12:15 

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Opinion: How real is the threat of Taliban infighting?...

The Afghan Taliban will be under major stress in the coming weeks and months as they focus on the challenges of governance. Such pressure could generate fresh internal tensions, says analyst Michael Kugelman....

 2021-09-21 11:48 

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UN is 'concerned' by US expulsions of Haitian migrants...

The US appears to not be individually assessing asylum claims of people it is deporting to Haiti, the UN refugee agency warned. Over 6,000 migrants were recently expelled....

 2021-09-21 11:35 

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Looted art: Mexico, Panama protest Munich house auction...

Pre-Columbian artifacts are up for sale at an auction house in Munich, although Mexico claims to be the rightful owner of 74 pieces. Is it a case of stolen goods?...

 2021-09-21 11:35 

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Poland PM defiant after EU imposes large fine over coal mine...

The EU's Court of Justice has ordered Poland to pay a daily fine of 500,000 for keeping the Turow coal mine open. Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has refused to comply with the order....

 2021-09-21 10:21 

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UK charges third Russian over Novichok attack...

Police said they can confirm that all three suspects were military intelligence operatives, in the attack on former double agent Sergei Skripal....

 2021-09-21 10:01 

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Are US Republicans finally waking up to the climate crisis?...

Climate change denial has been rampant in conservative America, but something is shifting. A growing movement is advocating for climate action — in its own fossil fuel-friendly way....

 2021-09-21 09:39 

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Afghanistan: Girls could return to school soon, says Taliban...

The announcement comes after the Taliban established the last members of its all-male Cabinet. The group recently banned women in grades six to 12 from attending school....

 2021-09-21 09:18 

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Ancient Gilgamesh 'dream tablet' to go back to Iraq...

UN and US officials will return a stone inscription bearing part of the Epic of Gilgamesh to their counterparts from Iraq at a ceremony in Washington this week....

 2021-09-21 09:16 

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David Behre: Paralympic sprinter turned lifesaver...

The Paralympics in Tokyo were his last Games as a competitive athlete. Having hung up his blades David Behre has returned to his everyday profession, but his vocation remains to help and give hope to amputees....

 2021-09-21 09:11 

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German minister: Submarine dispute is 'a wake-up call'...

Germany's European Affairs minister said it will be difficult to rebuild trust between the EU and its allies as the US, UK, and Australia insist that long-term relations with France won't be affected....

 2021-09-21 08:46 

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Artificial intelligence will be key to-do for Germany's next government...

Germany's reputation as an industrial powerhouse could be on the line if the country fails to integrate artificial intelligence technology. Succeeding will require addressing several smaller issues first....

 2021-09-21 08:46 

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Artificial intelligence a key challenge for Germany's next government...

Germany's reputation as an industrial powerhouse could be on the line if the country fails to integrate artificial intelligence technology. Succeeding will require addressing several smaller issues first....

 2021-09-21 08:41 

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Russia was responsible for Litvinenko killing, European court rules...

Russia has always denied any involvement in the death of its former agent, but the European Court of Human Rights says it was "beyond doubt" that Moscow assassinated Alexander Litvinenko....

 2021-09-21 08:35 

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What climate neutrality will cost Germany...

Germany wants to be climate neutral by 2045. Restructuring its economy will cost trillions. But not investing the money would cost even more....

 2021-09-21 08:01 

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BioNTech founders win top German medicine prize...

Millions of people around the world have received the BioNTech-Pfizer vaccine against COVID-19. Now the team behind BioNTech is receiving Germany's biggest prize for medicine....

 2021-09-21 07:16 

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Europeans braced for hard winter as energy price surge hits households...

Energy costs are soaring in Europe, with ordinary citizens and businesses worst-hit. Weather has played a big role, although there are also questions over Russia's gas supply. The onset of winter is adding to worries....

 2021-09-21 07:16 

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Europeans brace for hard winter as energy price surge hits households...

Energy costs are soaring in Europe, with ordinary citizens and businesses worst-hit. Weather has played a big role, although there are also questions over Russia's gas supply. The onset of winter is adding to worries....

 2021-09-21 06:43 

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Sudan: State media report a 'failed' coup attempt...

At least 40 military officers are reported to have been arrested in connection with the alleged coup....

 2021-09-21 06:43 

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Sudan military says a 'failed' coup attempt is under control...

At least 40 military officers are reported to have been arrested in connection with the alleged coup....

 2021-09-21 06:27 

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Iran enriches uranium as the West watches on...

While Iran continues to make progress enriching uranium, nuclear diplomacy seems to be stalled. Experts say the ball is clearly in the West's court....

 2021-09-21 05:24 

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US border officials under fire over mistreatment of Haitian migrants...

The Biden administration says it is investigating reports of border agents on horseback charging at migrants near a riverside camp in Texas....

 2021-09-21 05:24 

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US border officials under fire over treatment of Haitian migrants...

The Biden administration says it is investigating reports of border agents on horseback charging at migrants near a riverside camp in Texas....

 2021-09-21 03:02 

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Kosovo: New restrictions on Serbian license plates spark protests...

Kosovo began applying new rules on vehicles with Serbian license plates entering the country. While the scheme to have drivers swap out for local registration is about reciprocity, tensions have soared....

 2021-09-21 02:50 

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Canada election: Justin Trudeau's Liberals projected to win snap poll...

Polling stations closed in an election that looks set to deliver a victory for Liberal leader Justin Trudeau. The prime minister framed the snap vote as a referendum on his party's handling of the COVID pandemic....

 2021-09-21 02:50 

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Canada: Trudeau's Liberals projected to win snap election...

Liberal leader Justin Trudeau looks set to form another minority government following Canada's parliamentary election. The prime minister framed the vote as a referendum on his party's handling of the COVID pandemic....

 2021-09-21 01:36 

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Canada election: Trudeau faces tight race as first polls close...

Polling stations are starting to close in what could be a make-or-break election for Liberal leader Justin Trudeau. The prime minister framed the snap vote as a referendum on his party's handling of the COVID pandemic....

 2021-09-20 23:56 

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France seeks EU allies amid submarine dispute...

France is looking to shore up EU support as the fallout from a surprise defense deal grows. The US, Australia and Britain insist that the diplomatic crisis wouldn't affect their long-term relations with France....

 2021-09-20 22:38 

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EU court fines Poland 500,000 a day until coal mine closes...

The EU's Court of Justice has ordered Poland to pay a daily fine of 500,000 for keeping the Turow coal mine open. The Czechs took the case to court as a negotiating tactic to force Poland's hand....

 2021-09-20 20:48 

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Lebanon: Parliament approves new government, PM calls for IMF talks...

The new government won a vote of confidence on its program that aims to haul the country out of a devastating economic crisis. Prime Minister Najib Mikati said IMF talks are now a necessity and "not a choice."...

 2021-09-20 19:15 

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Sicily: Mafia members who use children for drug deals arrested...

The suspects reportedly forced children as young as 10 to take money from drug buyers. The authorities also arrested several women with Mafia links....

 2021-09-20 19:00 

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Germany: Gas station employee killed over a face mask...

A 20-year-old clerk was shot after asking a customer to wear a face mask in Germany. The suspected shooter said he was stressed out by coronavirus measures....

 2021-09-20 18:51 

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Poland slams Belarus, sends extra troops to border...

Warsaw has accused Minsk of an "organized storming" of its borders after four people, apparently refugees, were found dead. Poland is sending 500 additional troops to the region....

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