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Algeria buries ex-president Bouteflika in muted funeral

September 20, 2021 0 Comments

Algeria on Sunday buried Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the North African country’s longest-serving president, at a cemetery for its independence heroes, but without the…

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Guinea refuses to allow deposed president to leave the country

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Guinea’s military leaders say they will not let deposed President Alpha Conde seek exile, after regional mediators attempted to mount pressure to…

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Boxer Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippine president

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Boxing star Manny Pacquiao says he will run for president of the Philippines next year after railing against corruption in government and…

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New Johannesburg mayor killed in car crash

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South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has paid tribute to the new mayor of Johannesburg, following his death in a car crash aged…

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Australia defends role in AUKUS pact amid French condemnation

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Australia has defended its decision to scrap a multi-billion dollar submarine purchase from France in favour of a new security pact with…

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France recalls ambassadors to US, Australia over sub deal

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France said late Friday it was immediately recalling its ambassadors to the U.S. and Australia after Australia scrapped a big French conventional…

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Ex-models demand change of French sex abuse laws

September 16, 2021 0 Comments

A group of former models have called on French lawmakers to abolish the law which determines how long victims of sexual assault…

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EU must step up and build own military –Ursula von der Leyen

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The EU must learn the lessons of the abrupt end of the US-led mission in Afghanistan and acquire the “political will” to…

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Haiti crisis deepens after prime minister sacks prosecutor

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Haiti’s political crisis has worsened after Prime Minister Ariel Henry on Tuesday sacked the chief public prosecutor who had accused him of…

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22 foreigners abducted from Mexican hotel

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Police in northern Mexico have found 38 people, including 22 Haitians and Cubans, who were abducted from a hotel, authorities have said….