Robert O'Brien: Trump names new national security adviser

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 20:04
Robert O'Brien is Mr Trump's fourth national security adviser and replaces John Bolton.
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Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Weapons debris 'proves Iran behind them'

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:59
It says the missile and drone debris shows Yemen was not the source of the assaults.
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The countries grappling with their European heritage

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:45
Controversy over a ship in New Zealand shows how tensions remain over national identity.
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Oil attacks 'unquestionably sponsored by Iran': Saudi Arabia

Al Jazeera - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:37
Defence ministry says no way attacks were launched from Yemen but Houthi rebels boast drones can easily fly 700km.
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US Federal Reserve cuts interest rates for second time

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:31
The Federal Reserve has cut rates by 0.25 percentage points for only the second time since the financial crisis.
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Saudi oil attacks an 'act of war': Pompeo

Al Jazeera - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:25
The US secretary of state, who is in Jeddah, again places blame for the Saudi oil attacks on Iran.
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The 'brown girls' out to conquer Instagram

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:22
South Asian women are proudly taking ownership of their identities on social media
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Luxembourg PM on news conference: 'I did not want to humiliate' Johnson

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:21
In a BBC exclusive, Xavier Bettel says it was never his intention to humiliate Boris Johnson.
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Trump strips California of power to set auto emission standards

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:20
The US president says the move will cut car prices but it is likely to spark a legal battle.
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Khan warns Pakistanis against joining anti-India fight in Kashmir

Al Jazeera - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:11
Pakistani prime minister says India is waiting for 'any excuse' to crack down on the Kashmiris.
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France insists world's 'oldest woman' was not fake

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 19:10
An investigation rejects Russian claims that Jeanne Calment actually died at 59, rather than 122.
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Qatar 2022 World Cup stadiums: All you need to know

Al Jazeera - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 18:39
A look at the progress of the tournament venues as Qatar prepares to host Middle East's first football World Cup.
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Saudi Arabia oil attacks: 'Weapons show Iran behind strikes'

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 18:31
The Saudis say the direction of the strikes showed the missiles could not have come from Yemen.
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Nigerian who died in UK detention reported 'being sick for weeks'

Al Jazeera - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 18:29
Oscar Okwurime died last week at the Harmondsworth removal centre, where he was found by another detainee.
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Dutch gangster case: Shock at murder of lawyer Derk Wiersum

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 18:24
A lawyer shot dead in Amsterdam was investigating a notorious, violent drug gang.
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South Africa: Violence against women like a war - Ramaphosa

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 17:38
President Ramaphosa says urgent action is needed amid a spike in the numbers of murders and rapes.
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Ed Buck: Democratic donor arrested on charges of running drug den

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 17:12
Businessman and former model Ed Buck has been arrested after a third man overdosed at his home.
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Australian hiker: 'I had to carry my broken leg'

BBC News - World - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 17:09
An Australian hiker who was injured in a fall says he had to crawl for rescue
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Trump orders more Iran sanctions as Saudis show attack evidence

Al Jazeera - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 16:45
Iran again denies involvement in Saudi oil attacks as Riyadh presents 'material evidence' from its inquiry.
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Honduras strict abortion law: Women judged no matter the verdict

Al Jazeera - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 16:28
Honduran women accused of having abortions - even if not convicted - face years of stigmatisation.
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