Thousands join weekend of anti-government protests in eastern Russia

Thousands join weekend of anti-government protests in eastern Russia

Locals called for Vladimir Putin to step down as they demonstrated against the arrest of the Khabarovsk region's governor Sergei Furgal
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Serbia and Kosovo's leaders agree to meet in person for talks in Brussels

Serbia and Kosovo's leaders agree to meet in person for talks in Brussels

European Union officials praise the two sides, but neither appeared to shift their position on Serbian recognition of Kosovo
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Coronavirus: WHO reports record daily increase of over 230,000 cases globally

Coronavirus: WHO reports record daily increase of over 230,000 cases globally

The total number of coronavirus cases across the world rose by over 230,000 on Sunday, according to the World Health Organization — a new daily record.
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British pilot who was Vietnam's worst COVID-19 case given all-clear by doctors

British pilot who was Vietnam's worst COVID-19 case given all-clear by doctors

The British pilot who doctors in Vietnam said was one the worst cases of COVID-19 they had treated has been given the all-clear to return home to Scotland.
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Brexit: UK to spend €790m on new GB-EU border control systems ready for 2021

Brexit: UK to spend €790m on new GB-EU border control systems ready for 2021

The UK government plans border posts, new technology and extra staff to cope with checks needed at entry points when the post-Brexit transition period ends.
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Poland votes: Poles head to the ballot box in knife-edge presidential election runoff

Poland votes: Poles head to the ballot box in knife-edge presidential election runoff

Polls suggest it is too close to call who will win the second round of Poland's presidential election, which may be decided on a small margin of votes.
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COVID-19: Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival goes online due to coronavirus fears

COVID-19: Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival goes online due to coronavirus fears

Mongolia's Naadam sporting festival goes ahead behind closed doors but a select audience, including politicians, caused some resentment on the streets
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UN limits aid to Syria's rebel area after Russia opposes dual routes

UN limits aid to Syria's rebel area after Russia opposes dual routes

Opposition from Russia forced the UN Security Council to limit humanitarian deliveries to Syria's mostly rebel-held northwest from only one crossing point.
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COVID-19 travel: Huge traffic jams to enter Croatia despite record number of new infections

COVID-19 travel: Huge traffic jams to enter Croatia despite record number of new infections

Queues of traffic trying to get across the border into Croatia dispelled any doubts that holidaymakers on the continent are not being perturbed by coronavirus fears.
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Serbia: Fifth night of anti-Vučić protests in Belgrade but no trouble reported

Serbia: Fifth night of anti-Vučić protests in Belgrade but no trouble reported

The protests first started when Serbia's populist president announced a strict curfew for this weekend to curb a surge in new coronavirus cases.
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Donald Trump wears mask in public for first time during COVID-19 pandemic

Donald Trump wears mask in public for first time during COVID-19 pandemic

The US President had previously sent mixed signals about wearing masks, recommended by health officials as a precaution against spreading the coronavirus.
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"Down with the Tsar!" Rare anti-Putin protests erupt over arrest of 'popular' regional governor

"Down with the Tsar!" Rare anti-Putin protests erupt over arrest of 'popular' regional governor

Thousands gathered in the city of Khabarovsk and some shouted, "Shame on Moscow!" and "Putin's a thief!" after their governor was arrested.
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Hundreds try to storm Serbian parliament as anti-Vucic protests heat up

Hundreds try to storm Serbian parliament as anti-Vucic protests heat up

Protests began against renewed lockdown restrictions but have mushroomed into an expression of wider frustration with the hard-line rule of President Aleksandar Vucic.
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Portugal: UK COVID-19 quarantine restriction hits tourism in the Algarve

Portugal: UK COVID-19 quarantine restriction hits tourism in the Algarve

Industry analysts say only about a third of the usual number of tourists will visit Portugal's Algarve region this summer.
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Explainer: Why is the EU Commission betting on hydrogen for a cleaner future?

Explainer: Why is the EU Commission betting on hydrogen for a cleaner future?

The EU Commission has unveiled its latest strategy for a greener, cleaner energy future - and it's pinning its hopes on hydrogen.
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Italian mafia groups are cashing in on COVID-19 by exploiting the social and economic crisis

Italian mafia groups are cashing in on COVID-19 by exploiting the social and economic crisis

In this week's Unreported Europe, Monica Pinna goes to Naples to find out how Camorra is capitalising on the social and economic crisis caused by Covid.
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Philippine lawmakers vote against renewal of top broadcaster ABS-CBN | #TheCube

Philippine lawmakers vote against renewal of top broadcaster ABS-CBN | #TheCube

"This move solidifies the tyranny of President Rodrigo Duterte," Phil Robertson, deputy Asia director of Human Rights Watch, said after the vote.
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How are e-tailers in the Middle East using human stories to drive sales?

How are e-tailers in the Middle East using human stories to drive sales?

The Middle East and North Africa e-commerce market was worth $8.3 billion in 2017, according to a Bain and Company report.
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Global startup queen Joy Ajlouny reveals how entrepreneurs can make their millions

Global startup queen Joy Ajlouny reveals how entrepreneurs can make their millions

Dubai-based serial entrepreneur, Joy Ajlouny, is a self-proclaimed ‘bull in a china shop’.
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'Lessons have been learned' 25 years after Srebrenica massacre, former UN judge says

'Lessons have been learned' 25 years after Srebrenica massacre, former UN judge says

Judge Carmel Agius, the last president of the UN court examining atrocities in the former Yugoslavia, says justice is only a partial solution to war crimes.
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Russian official charged with spying says allegations relate to work as journalist

Russian official charged with spying says allegations relate to work as journalist

The lawyer of Ivan Safronov, who is accused of spying for a NATO country, says the allegations against him relate to his work as a journalist.
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Romania criminalises cyber harassment as a form of domestic violence

Romania criminalises cyber harassment as a form of domestic violence

Domestic violence will now include a provision specifically for "cybernetic violence" which intends to "shame, humble, scare, threat, or silence the victim".
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Chechens demonstrate over 'Kremlin-backed' killing of activist in Vienna

Chechens demonstrate over 'Kremlin-backed' killing of activist in Vienna

Austrian police say last weekend's killing of the 43-year-old, named locally as Anzor Umarov, could be politically motivated
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Australia ends Hong Kong extradition treaty, extends visas

Australia ends Hong Kong extradition treaty, extends visas

Australia ends Hong Kong extradition treaty, extends visas
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Coronavirus latest: Spanish region makes wearing a mask mandatory

Coronavirus latest: Spanish region makes wearing a mask mandatory

Wearing a mask will now be mandatory in Catalonia, where one county is already under lockdown due to coronavirus.
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Spain takes Franco's family to court over summer house 'obtained through fraud'

Spain takes Franco's family to court over summer house 'obtained through fraud'

The former dictator's Galicia residence Pazo de Meirás was obtained through fraud and extortion, the government claims
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UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak slashes VAT on tourism and hospitality from 20% to 5% until January

UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak slashes VAT on tourism and hospitality from 20% to 5% until January

The UK Chancellor announced a new round of fiscal measures to improve the outlook for the British economy post-pandemic.
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British artist in Dubai creates record-breaking artwork

British artist in Dubai creates record-breaking artwork

In this week's Cult, Jane Witherspoon speaks to the British artist in Dubai who has been creating record-breaking artwork whilst in lockdown.
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Former journalist denies passing Russian military secrets to NATO country

Former journalist denies passing Russian military secrets to NATO country

Ivan Safronov, now an adviser to the Russian space agency, faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted of spying
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Facebook ad boycott groups 'disappointed' after Zuckerberg meeting | #TheCube

Facebook ad boycott groups 'disappointed' after Zuckerberg meeting | #TheCube

Facebook has been under significant pressure after hundreds of companies suspended their adverts on the platform.
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Trump takes steps to withdraw US from World Health Organization

Trump takes steps to withdraw US from World Health Organization

The notification will be effective at the end of a one-year period, July 6, 2021, according to several officials in the US government - meaning the decision could be reversed under a new administration.
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Protesters attempt to storm parliament in Serbia as lockdown measures are reintroduced

Protesters attempt to storm parliament in Serbia as lockdown measures are reintroduced

Thousands protested in Belgrade on Tuesday as the Serbian president announced the reintroduction of lockdown measures.
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Macron's new government: Five things to look out for in France in 2020

Macron's new government: Five things to look out for in France in 2020

What can be expected from Emmanuel Macron's newly reshuffled government amid the COVID-19 crisis and ahead of the 2022 presidential race?
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Bubonic plague: What is it & should we be concerned about new case in China's Inner Mongolia region

Bubonic plague: What is it & should we be concerned about new case in China's Inner Mongolia region

After one person was confirmed to have contracted the bubonic plague, is there really cause for concern?
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Pick your own fruit: Thousands of Finns replace foreign workers save summer strawberry harvest

Pick your own fruit: Thousands of Finns replace foreign workers save summer strawberry harvest

Migrants normally make up the bulk of fruit pickers in Finland, but in this pandemic year, farmers are instead turning to locals for help.
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Pamplona bull-running festival scrapped for first time in decades

Pamplona bull-running festival scrapped for first time in decades

The coronavirus pandemic has forced the Spanish city to cancel its iconic – and booze-fuelled – bull runs.
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German court orders end to coronavirus lockdown around meat plant

German court orders end to coronavirus lockdown around meat plant

The judges ruled that the restrictions imposed in Gütersloh after an outbreak at a slaughterhouse were disproportionate and should be replaced with more targeted measures.
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TikTok to leave Hong Kong amid concerns over new security law

TikTok to leave Hong Kong amid concerns over new security law

It is the latest social media platform to take action after China's crackdown on pro-independence activities.
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New French government named under Prime Minister Jean Castex in Macron reshuffle

New French government named under Prime Minister Jean Castex in Macron reshuffle

Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday a "new path" was necessary as his LREM party was dealt a blow during local elections last month.
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UK sanctions Russians and Saudis under new human rights powers

UK sanctions Russians and Saudis under new human rights powers

The UK sanctions target alleged perpetrators in the killings of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and Russian lawyer Sergei Magnitsky, as well as others from Myanmar and North Korea.
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Coronavirus: Greece shuts Serbia border amid COVID-19 spike in the Balkans

Coronavirus: Greece shuts Serbia border amid COVID-19 spike in the Balkans

Austria has also imposed a travel warning for six western Balkans countries, Bosnia, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Albania, Montenegro and Serbia, in view of high COVID-19 figures.
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Ennio Morricone: Italian film composer, who won an Oscar for Hateful Eight, dies aged 91

Ennio Morricone: Italian film composer, who won an Oscar for Hateful Eight, dies aged 91

He composed the famous coyote-howl theme for the iconic film “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”.
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Ocean Viking: 180 migrants begin disembarking rescue ship in Sicily

Ocean Viking: 180 migrants begin disembarking rescue ship in Sicily

After over a week at sea, the first individuals began disembarking the Ocean Viking aid vessel at a Sicilian port late on Monday night.
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Laura Codruta Kövesi: Corruption exists in almost all countries

Laura Codruta Kövesi: Corruption exists in almost all countries

The European Public Prosecutor's Office will soon be able to investigate crimes related to the European budget in Member States as Europe steps up its efforts to fight corruption.
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Pink ice spotted in Alpine glacier fuels concerns over accelerated melting

Pink ice spotted in Alpine glacier fuels concerns over accelerated melting

Scientists are investigating the appearance of pink ice in an Alpine glacier in northern Italy – looking at the relationship between algae growing inside it and climate change.
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International AIDS Conference 2020: How the coronavirus crisis is hitting the fight against HIV/AIDS

International AIDS Conference 2020: How the coronavirus crisis is hitting the fight against HIV/AIDS

UNAIDS has warned that coronavirus-related disruptions in HIV treatment could result in half a million excess deaths in sub-Saharan Africa.
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Croatia's ruling conservatives win parliamentary election

Croatia's ruling conservatives win parliamentary election

Polls had predicted a tight race but the Croatian Democratic Union, HDZ, emerged as the clear winner with over 90% of the votes counted.
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Musicians honour Syrian world heritage site with performance in Italy

Musicians honour Syrian world heritage site with performance in Italy

In 2015, ISIS ravaged the Syrian archeological site of Palmyra. Five years on, Italian conductor Riccardo Muti leads a concert honouring the UNESCO World Heritage site.
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