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🇰🇷 🇰🇵 Separated Korean families remember their ancestors

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🇰🇷 🇰🇵 Separated Korean families remember their ancestors

The Lunar New Year has arrived, a time when Koreans pay respects to their ancestors. But for families separated by the 1950s Korean War, it can be a time of painful memories. Many don’t know…

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🇿🇦 South Africans react to Ramaphosa speech

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🇿🇦 South Africans react to Ramaphosa speech

South Africa’s new President Cyril Ramaphosa has promised a new dawn for the country, in his first state of the nation address. Ramaphosa was sworn in on Thursday after the resignation of…

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🇱🇾 Libya celebrating 7th anniversary of the revolution

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🇱🇾 Libya celebrating 7th anniversary of the revolution

It’s the seventh anniversary of the start of the revolution in Libya. Protests in Benghazi eventually led to the toppling of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. While many people say it has…

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🇺🇸 Doubt over US role in Middle East peace process

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🇺🇸 Doubt over US role in Middle East peace process

US President Donald Trump will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House next month. The announcement comes as the US denies reports it’s discussing the possibility…

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🇺🇸 Florida shooting: FBI failed to investigate warnings

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🇺🇸  Florida shooting: FBI failed to investigate warnings

The US President has dodged questions about gun reform, as he visited victims of a school shooting in Florida. Seventeen people died when former student Nikolas Cruz opened fire on a school…

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🇺🇸 Mitt Romney running for Senate

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🇺🇸  Mitt Romney running for Senate

Romney, who lost to President Barack Obama in 2012, became one of the sharpest Republican critics of then-candidate Donald Trump during the 2016 election campaign, and some hope he will continue…

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🇺🇸 US recognises six Virginia Native tribes after decades-long fight

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🇺🇸 US recognises six Virginia Native tribes after decades-long fight

Six Native American tribes in the US state of Virginia have been granted full federal recognition after a nearly twenty-year-long legal fight. The declaration signed by President Donald Trump…

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🇩🇪 2018 MSC: Warnings of looming global conflict

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🇩🇪 2018 MSC: Warnings of looming global conflict

World leaders are attending the second day of the Munich Security Conference in Germany on Saturday. The start of the conference has heard grim warnings that the threat of a major global…

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🇿🇦 South African President Ramaphosa addresses the nation

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🇿🇦 South African President Ramaphosa addresses the nation

South Africa’s new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has promised a “new dawn”, as he delivered his first state of the nation address. President Ramaphosa was sworn in on Thursday after his…

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🎬 Is Black Panther co-opting African struggles against oppression?

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🎬 Is Black Panther co-opting African struggles against oppression?

It’s not often that film critics heap praise on a superhero movie for its perceived cultural significance. But Black Panther is different. It’s just been released, and initial box office takings…

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