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New Zealand police respond to 4-yr-old’s emergency call

October 21, 2021 0 Comments

Police in New Zealand leapt into action to attend the house of a 4-year-old boy — to check if his toys were…

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UK fines Facebook over takeover breach

October 21, 2021 0 Comments

The Competition and Markets Authority said the fine totalling £50.5 million ($69.5 million, 60 million euros) was imposed for “consciously refusing to…

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EU accuses Turkey of ‘backsliding’ on reforms to join bloc

October 21, 2021 0 Comments

The European Union’s executive body has said that Turkey’s bid to join the bloc had “come to a standstill” amid serious democratic…

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Iraqi protesters demand election recount in Baghdad

October 21, 2021 0 Comments

Hundreds of supporters of Iraq’s powerful Hashd al-Shaabi – a pro-Iranian former paramilitary force – protested on Tuesday against “fraud” at recent…

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Vladimir Putin will not attend climate summit

October 21, 2021 0 Comments

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin will not attend the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, the Kremlin said on Wednesday. No reason was given…

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Deadly bomb blast on Syria military bus kills 14

October 21, 2021 0 Comments

A bomb attack on a military bus in central Damascus has killed 14 people, Syrian state media say. Two explosive devices attached…

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Ecuador president declares state of emergency over drug violence

October 20, 2021 0 Comments

Ecuador’s President Guillermo Lasso has declared a state of emergency as the country grapples with a surge in drug-related violence, and ordered…

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North Korea fires missiles into waters off Japan

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North Korea has fired a suspected submarine-launched ballistic missile into waters off the coast of Japan, South Korea’s military has said. Pyongyang…

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Turkey rebukes 10 Western embassies over Kavala case

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Turkey has summoned the ambassadors of 10 Western nations to lodge its complaint with them over a joint statement calling for the…

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Polish Prime Minister accuses EU of blackmail

October 20, 2021 0 Comments

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has accused the EU of blackmail in a heated debate with European Commission chief Ursula von der…