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    Pope warns against nationalism

    Agence France-Presse . Vatican City | Updated at 05:30pm on August 09, 2019

    Pope Francis warned Friday against European nationalism, raising the ‘frightening’ spectre of Hitler in comments published a day after Italy’s far-right interior minister bid to...

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    UN flags need to cut meat to curb land use impact on global warming

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:04am on August 09, 2019

    Global meat consumption must fall to curb global warming, reduce growing strains on land and water and improve food security, health and biodiversity, a United...

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    Nations agree on UN climate report

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2019

    Negotiators from 195 countries on Wednesday finalised the most comprehensive scientific assessment yet of how the land we live off affects climate change, after marathon...

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    Zelensky asks Putin to curb separatists

    Agence-France-Presse . Ukraine | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2019

    Ukrainian president Volodymyr  Zelensky on Wednesday said he had asked Russian leader Vladimir Putin to put pressure on separatist fighters in the east, after four...

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    Ready and willing to do a Brexit deal, UK tells EU

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on August 07, 2019

    Britain is ‘ready and willing’ to do a deal to leave the European Union if Brussels renegotiates the agreement, a senior government source said on...

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    Brexit agreement is best deal possible: EU

    Reuters . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on August 06, 2019

    The deal reached on Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union is the ‘best possible’ and is not up for negotiation but the European Commission is...

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    Trump proposes tighter gun control after mass shootings

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on August 06, 2019

    US president Donald Trump on Monday urged Republicans and Democrats to agree on tighter gun control and suggested legislation could be linked to immigration reform...

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    New migrant rescue ship leaves France

    Agence France-Presse. Marseille | Updated at 03:10pm on August 05, 2019

    Humanitarian group SOS Mediterranee on Sunday dispatched its new rescue ship Ocean Viking from the French port of Marseille on its first mission to save...

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    Pacific leaders want summit focus on climate

    Agence-France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 12:00am on August 05, 2019

    Pacific island leaders insist climate change, not China, will top the agenda when they meet in Tuvalu this month as western-aligned nations push to curb...

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    UK urges EU to reflect ‘political reality’ on Brexit

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on August 05, 2019

    British prime minister Boris Johnson’s government has urged EU leaders again to drop their opposition to renegotiating the terms of Brexit, claiming recent European elections...

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