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Al-Jazeera suspends two journalists over 'Holocaust denying' video

Qatari broadcaster Al-Jazeera on Sunday announced its decision to suspend two of its journalists “over violations of its editorial guidelines”...

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Tripoli's water supply cut-off by Haftar forces

Gunmen in Libya deliberately cut off the main water pipeline to Libya’s besieged capital Tripoli, potentially affecting some 2 million people...

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Italy's Matteo Salvini wants hefty fines for migrant rescue vessels

Last week, a five-meter (16 feet) long rubber dinghy left the Libyan coast at 4 a.m. with 30 people on...

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Nature conservation projects marred by human rights violations

“We are being persecuted and threatened,” a woman of the Baka ethnic group in the Congo Basin region of central Africa...

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Colonia Dignidad sect victims to receive compensation

Victims who suffered sexual and other abuse at the German “Colonia Dignidad” settlement in Chile are to receive up to...

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Houthi rebels attack Saudi oil pipeline

Two oil pumping stations in Saudi Arabia were the target of “terrorism and sabotage” on Tuesday, according to the country’s...

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Coptic pope: Displacing Christians is bad for Middle East, Europe

DW: What is the significance of inaugurating a new Coptic church in Düsseldorf? Pope Tawadros II: The inauguration of the...

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EU foreign ministers talk Iran nuclear deal in Brussels

Foreign ministers from Britain, France and Germany were to meet with EU foreign policy chief Frederica Mogherini in Brussels on Monday...

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Israel reopens Gaza crossings after Hamas escalation

Israeli authorities on Sunday opened both the Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings, which are used to transport goods to the blockaded...

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German Foreign Minister condemns UN's treatment of Israel

Marking the 70th anniversary of Israel’s admission to the United Nations, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas issued a statement via Twitter...

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Turkey denies torture claims by journalist Deniz Yücel

The Turkish Foreign Ministry on Sunday issued a statement rejecting claims that officers tortured German-Turkish journalist Deniz Yücel while he...

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German parliament extends army's Africa missions

The German Bundestag, or lower house of parliament, voted overwhelmingly to extend three army missions in Africa for another year...

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Romania's Roma communities still live in abject poverty

It’s a mere 30-minute drive from the Romanian city of Sibiu to the village of Altana, which feels like it...

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Chelsea Manning freed from jail on contempt charge – for now

Chelsea Manning was released on Thursday from a Virginia prison she where had been jailed for refusing to testify, two...

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