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UK’s Sunak says no Rwanda deportation flights before election

Posted by May 23, 2024

A Labour victory in July 4 poll could scuttle controversial gov’t scheme that aims to send asylum seekers to the African country.No deportation flights to Rwa

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Atalanta goals help Scamacca into Italy’s provisional squad for Euro…

Posted by May 23, 2024

Striker Gianluca Scamacca named in provisional Italy squad for Euro 2024 after firing Atalanta to Europa League glory.Gianluca Scamacca has played his way into

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UN approves resolution to commemorate 1995 Srebrenica genocide

Posted by May 23, 2024

The United Nations General Assembly has voted to establish an annual day of remembrance for the 1995 Srebrenica genocide despite furious opposition from Bosnian

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Germany’s AfD expelled from far-right EU parliament group

Posted by May 23, 2024

Weeks before elections, ID group says it does not want to be associated with incidents involving AfD’s Maximilian Krah.The far-right Identity and Democracy (I

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The ICC is not in the business of peacemaking, but…

Posted by May 23, 2024

Whenever the International Criminal Court (ICC) opens an investigation into an ongoing war, versions of the following question will inevitably be asked: Does th

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US sues Ticketmaster, Live Nation over ‘illegal monopoly’

Posted by May 23, 2024

The Department of Justice in the United States has filed a sweeping antitrust lawsuit against Ticketmaster and parent company Live Nation Entertainment, accusin

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ICJ rejects emergency measures against Ecuador in Mexican embassy raid…

Posted by May 23, 2024

Mexico has urged that Ecuador be suspended from the UN in the wake of its April storming of the Mexican embassy in Quito.The International Court of Justice (ICJ

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Macron delays New Caledonia voting reform after protests

Posted by May 23, 2024

President Emmanuel Macron meets political leaders on French-ruled Pacific island, says changes won’t be implemented ‘by force’.French President Emmanuel M

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Families of Israeli captives show video of female soldiers taken…

Posted by May 23, 2024

The video released by Israeli families shows several of the young soldiers bloody and wounded near the Gaza fence on October 7.The families of five female Israe

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Is Benny Gantz a ‘centrist’ challenging Netanyahu for power in…

Posted by May 23, 2024

In his 2019 campaign for the Israeli parliament, Benny Gantz – the man many see as a likely successor to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu – put out a video

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‘Significant milestone’: Toronto getting first WNBA team outside US

Posted by May 23, 2024

Canada’s largest city is getting expansion team that will begin playing in Women’s National Basketball Association in 2026.Toronto has been awarded the firs

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Why is Israel angry some EU countries are recognising Palestine?

Posted by May 23, 2024

Ireland, Norway and Spain will formally recognise Palestine as a state for the sake of “peace in the Middle East”. Their announcement on Tuesday triggered w

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