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Saudi dissidents form political party -- Saudi dissidents in exile have declared an opposition party to push for political reform at home. The move coincides with a rare address to the UN by veteran Saudi ruler King Salman.

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US: Police officer charged over Breonna Taylor raid — but not for her death

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FinCEN Files: Dubious oil deals with Syria turn fatal

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Bulgaria asks EU to stop 'fake' Macedonian identity

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EU to try closed asylum camps on Greek islands - A "closed camp" for displaced people is being set up on Samos as part of the EU's strategy for fortifying its external borders. Neither residents of the island nor the people who will be held there want the camp. Go to article

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EU plans tougher migration policy overhaul -- A plan to fix migration polices with a system of "mandatory solidarity" by all states is likely to face heavy debate.

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Opinion: Victory for nationalists -- The EU's migration proposal would end asylum quotas. Members reluctant to provide refuge are relieved of the obligation.

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Minsk protests after Lukashenko secretly sworn in -- After weeks of protest surrounding the disputed August election, the inauguration was unexpectedly brought forward. But civilians in the capital reacted angrily to the development, taking to the streets once more.

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Will Biden's economic plan sway Americans? -- The Democratic Party's White House nominee is polling ahead of Trump, but the president is seen as stronger on the economy. Joe Biden has six weeks to convince voters he can beat the pandemic and turnaround US fortunes.

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Coronavirus digest: Belgium to scrap face mask rules -- The Belgian prime minister has announced that wearing masks will not be mandatory throughout the country starting next month.

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Austrian government faces lawsuit over Ischgl outbreak -- A lawyer is taking legal action against the Austrian government on behalf of those infected with COVID-19 at an alpine ski resort in March. The outbreak is thought to have helped fuel Europe's first wave of infections.

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Australia: Westpac Bank agrees to record €791 million fine -- Westpac breached anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism laws on over 23 million occasions, say regulators. If a federal court approves the fine, it would be the largest civil penalty ever in Australia.

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Senate report on Joe Biden's son finds conflict of interest -- Two Republican senators have described Hunter Biden's board role as "problematic" and "awkward." His father's presidential campaign dismissed the report as an effort to damage Democrats.

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Eifel Tower reopens after bomb scare in Paris -- The tourist landmark was forced to evacuate after a bomb threat, which police later said was a hoax. Visitors have since been allowed to re-enter.

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Anti-immigrant attitudes rise worldwide: poll -- Intolerance of immigration has increased globally with some of the least tolerant countries found in the EU, according to a new survey. Attitudes in the US generally defy the government's anti-immigration policies.

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Arab autocrats stand to gain from Trump reelection -- From Egypt to Saudi Arabia, Arab leaders have gained a boost in US support since Donald Trump took the reins of the White House. For experts, "another term for Trump means another victory for autocratic leaders."

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Sri Lanka's Ceylon tea workers face a legacy of exploitation -- The descendants of Indian Tamil tea plantation workers in Sri Lanka continue to work under harsh conditions.

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Bolsonaro's deadly lies -- Thomas Milz writes that pictures of the Amazon fires speak for themselves — as do Brazil's coronavirus statistics.

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German cuisine: Does it exist and can you enjoy it?

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Do you know what keeps autocrats up at night? -- 22.09.2020

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RBG's remarkable life -- Americans pause to remember Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

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Footballer breaks record for oldest player in top league -- Kazuyoshi Miura, 53, has now played professionally across five separate decades.

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Nollywood struggling with effects of COVID-19 pandemic -- Nigeria is the world's second-largest producer of movies. But since the COVID-19 lockdown began, it has lost millions.

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Famed French singer Juliette Greco dies -- "The muse of existentialism" was friends with Jean-Paul Sartre and more than friends with Albert Camus and Miles Davis.

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Will German Gigafactory critics slow Elon Musk? -- A public hearing shows the construction of a Tesla Gigafactory in Germany is drawing mounting criticism.

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9 places you wouldn't expect in Berlin -- There are many places in the German capital that can still surprise even Berliners.

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Why are Africa's coronavirus numbers relatively low? -- What is behind Africa's relatively low rates of coronavirus infection?

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US Election 2020 - 17.08.2020 - Candidates, campaigns and big issue topics — what's at stake when the US goes to the polls on November 3?

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German court quashes ban on mosque's call to prayer

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German Foreign Minister Maas in coronavirus quarantine as a precaution

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Germany: Hacker goes on trial for spying on politicians

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Alexei Navalny leaves hospital in Berlin

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Germany tells UK to 'stop playing games' on Brexit

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Africa: The big rip-off in arms deals

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Inside Europe: 18.09.2020

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WHO warns of increased COVID transmission in Europe

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DW News Africa with Christine Mhundwa, 23 September 2020

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Makerere University's Ivory Tower goes up in flames

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AfricaLink on Air - 23 September 2020

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Africa's 'ivory tower' of learning to be restored after inferno

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DW News Asia with Melissa Chan, 23 September 2020

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Mearsheimer: 'The US won't tolerate China as peer competitor'

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Migrant workers in India struggle to shake off coronavirus disruption

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Coronavirus: Uptick in cases after Pakistan reopened schools

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DW Business – Europe & America

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DW Business Africa

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COVID-19 has led to trillion-dollar losses for workers around world

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Coronavirus has cost workers $3.5 trillion in wage losses

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Germany's top virologist on what lies ahead

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Weekly roundup — Mini-brains, African swine fever & what to expect

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EU plans international coronavirus tracing network

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Put to the test

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Learning to live with Australia's maligned 'priority pest' dingo

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5G mobile technology set to bring climate dividends — but not everywhere

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Pandemic spells disaster for Uganda's young entrepreneurs combatting waste and malaria

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Botswana: Bacteria in water behind mass elephant deaths

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The Bayreuth Festival to have a female conductor for the first time

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Actress Romy Schneider honored with Google Doodle

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UEFA Super Cup: Bayern fans canceling trips ahead of meeting with Sevilla

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No threat to fan culture, insists Borussia Mönchengladbach boss as fans return

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Bundesliga transfer blog: RB Leipzig sign Alexander Sorloth

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Bayern Munich prodigy Jamal Musiala's former coach: 'He still calls me sir'

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Chinese government advisor: Beijing 'wasted no time' over Coronavirus

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Likud MP Nir Barkat: We have to 'upgrade' legal system

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Has India's Hindu nationalist government mismanaged the country's response to the coronavirus?

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Where are Lebanon's reforms?

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