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Ecuador police hostage situation

BBC News - World - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 17:41
Police officers released after being taken by indigenous demonstrators leading the protests against government austerity measures.
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Nobel Peace Prize: Has Abiy brought peace to East Africa?

BBC News - World - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 17:23
The Ethiopian prime minister has won the Nobel Peace Prize, but how successful has he been?
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Fadak Alfayadh: The refugee who wants to meet you

BBC News - World - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 16:34
Fadak Alfayadh felt increasingly unwelcome in Australia as a young migrant - and it set her on a mission.
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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's daughter cuts 'welcome home' cake with her dad

BBC News - World - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 12:40
The daughter of a British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran appears at a press conference after returning to the UK.
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Why is Turkey bombing the Kurds in Syria?

BBC News - World - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 23:00
The BBC's Martin Patience explains what's behind the conflict.
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'An extraordinary feeling': Iran women attend football match

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 21:28
For nearly 40 years, female spectators have been banned from entering football and other sports stadiums in Iran.
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Turkey Syria offensive: Tens of thousands flee homes

BBC News - World - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 21:19
International clamour increases for a halt to the attack, but Turkey encircles key Syrian towns.
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Iran beats Cambodia 14-0 in historic match attended by women

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 21:08
More than 3,000 women attend FIFA World Cup qualifying match in Tehran to watch Iran beat Cambodia 14-0.
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Trump donors charged in campaign finance case

BBC News - World - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 21:01
The two have been working with Mr Trump's lawyer to discredit Democratic candidate Joe Biden.
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Turkey's military operation in Syria: All the latest updates

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 21:01
Thousands of civilians flee from border areas as Turkey presses assault against Kurdish forces for second straight day.
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European powers urge Turkey to 'cease' Syria operation

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 20:42
European members of UN Security Council register 'deep concern' as US warns Ankara of consequences if it flouts rules.
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'Somebody answered my dead brother's number'

BBC News - World - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 20:39
Ruth Murray wanted to stay connected to her late brother but then a stranger answered his phone.
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Colombia elections: Candidates face spate of violence

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 20:30
Seven candidates have been killed and more than 60 others have been attacked in the lead up to the October 27 election.
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California power outages: 1.5 million left in the dark

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 20:29
The deliberate blackouts entered their second day, in bid by the state's biggest utility provider to prevent wild fires.
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Iranian women attend first match in decades

BBC News - World - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 20:18
Iranian women have attended a World Cup qualifier in Tehran for a men's match after being freely allowed to enter a stadium.
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Californians cope with mass power cuts

BBC News - World - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 19:56
Around two million people are in the second day of no electricity following organised power cuts.
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West Jerusalem residents accuse police of neglecting Arab towns

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 19:47
A convoy hundreds of vehicles long has made its way to Jerusalem in the latest protest by Palestinian-Israeli citizens against violent crime.
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Iran football: Women attend first match in decades

BBC News - World - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 19:19
In a historic moment, female football fans attend a World Cup qualifier against Cambodia.
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Nine US Democratic presidential hopefuls to tackle LGBT issues

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 19:11
Rights advocates have expressed dismay at the Trump administration's record on LGBT issues.
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Ireland PM Leo Varadkar says Brexit deal 'still possible'

Al Jazeera - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 18:36
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has struck a more positive tone than other European leaders, but warned more work was needed.
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