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    Turks vote for president, parliament in crucial test for Erdogan

    Reuters | Updated at 10:16am on June 24, 2018

    Turks vote for a new president and parliament on Sunday in elections that pose the biggest challenge to Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamist-rooted AK Party...

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    Rescuers pick up hundreds of migrants across Med

    Reuters . Barcelona | Updated at 11:14pm on June 23, 2018

    Spanish coast guards rescued nearly 600 migrants trying to make the perilous crossing from Africa, authorities said on Saturday, while off the coast of Libya...

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    Thousands march in London for 2nd Brexit vote

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:09pm on June 23, 2018

    Tens of thousands of people demonstrated in London on Saturday calling for a second vote on Britain’s departure from the European Union....

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    60 dead after migrant boat sinks

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 12:14am on June 21, 2018

    At least 60 migrants died in the Mediterranean sea when their rubber dinghy sank last week, according to survivor testimonies gathered by a rights group...

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    British PM faces Brexit showdown with pro-EU rebels

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:19pm on June 20, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May faces a showdown with her pro-EU MPs on Wednesday over parliament's role in the final Brexit deal, which could influence...

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    Critical time to welcome refugees, says UN rights expert

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:17am on June 20, 2018

    The world must act now to help those forced to leave their homes by overwhelming circumstances, according to a UN rights expert. In a statement...

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    Two men killed in Malmo shooting

    Reuters | Updated at 03:51pm on June 19, 2018

    Two men were killed and others wounded in a shooting in the coastal city of Malmo in southern Sweden on Monday night, police said. The...

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    Record 68.5m people displaced worldwide: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 01:33pm on June 19, 2018

    A record 68.5 million people have been forced flee their homes due to war, violence and persecution, notably in places like Myanmar and Syria, the...

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    Number of civil conflicts doubles since 2001: ICRC

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:26am on June 19, 2018

    The number of civil conflicts worldwide has more than doubled since the start of the century, posing new challenges for curbing atrocities, the International Committee...

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    Gaming addiction classified as mental health disorder by WHO

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:07am on June 19, 2018

    Many parents will have thought it for a long time, but they now have a new argument to limit their children’s ‘screen time’ – addiction...