Pope Francis has asked people to pray that wildfires in the Amazon will be brought under control

Pope Francis has asked people to pray that wildfires in the Amazon will be brought under control

As wildfires continue to rage through the Amazon Pope Francis has called on people to pray for the "lungs of our planet"
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Mallorca crash: Seven dead in collision between helicopter and small plane

Mallorca crash: Seven dead in collision between helicopter and small plane

At least five people have died in a collision between a helicopter and an ultralight aircraft on the Spanish island of Mallorca, EFE cited the Guardia Civil as saying.
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3D scanners to reduce queues at UK airports

3D scanners to reduce queues at UK airports

All major airports in Britain must have new 3D baggage screening equipment before the end of 2022..
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Two Israeli drones crash in Beirut suburb

Two Israeli drones crash in Beirut suburb

Two Israeli drones came down over Beirut early on Sunday causing damage in a densely populated neighbourhood.
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Latest Hong Kong protests end in clashes and tear gas being fired

Latest Hong Kong protests end in clashes and tear gas being fired

Clashes marred largely peaceful protests in Hong Kong on Sunday as pro-democracy rallies took place across the city.
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Amazon fires: Six Brazilian states request military aid to fight blazes

Amazon fires: Six Brazilian states request military aid to fight blazes

Six states in the Amazon region of Brazil have asked the military for help to combat fires in the rainforest
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G7 live: It will be 'touch and go' whether UK gets Brexit deal with EU, says Johnson

G7 live: It will be 'touch and go' whether UK gets Brexit deal with EU, says Johnson

Trump seemed positive upon arriving in Biarritz, saying: "We'll accomplish a lot this weekend."
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Two years on, what will happen to the Rohingya?

Two years on, what will happen to the Rohingya?

This Sunday marks two years since over 740,000 Rohingya people fled northwest Rakhine State when the Myanmar military launched operations there.
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French police use tear gas on G7 protesters in Bayonne

French police use tear gas on G7 protesters in Bayonne

French police use tear gas on G7 protesters in Bayonne
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Thousands join 'Alternative G7' protest march at Hendaye, near Biarritz

Thousands join 'Alternative G7' protest march at Hendaye, near Biarritz

Thousands of protesters marched across the border from Hendaye in France to Irun in Spain to mark an ‘Alternative G7’ summit against world leaders.
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Liberation of Paris 75th anniversary: The story of the French capital being freed of Nazi control

Liberation of Paris 75th anniversary: The story of the French capital being freed of Nazi control

Sunday, August 25, marks 75 years since the Liberation of Paris, when the city was freed from the Nazi occupation it endured from 1940 to 1944.
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Exclusive: Euronews interview with Lebanon FM Gebran Bassil

Exclusive: Euronews interview with Lebanon FM Gebran Bassil

Lebanon feels the spillover effects of the Syrian war and proxy conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran like no other country in the region. Euronews sat down for an exclusive interview with the country’s foreign minister, Gebran Bassil.
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Iranian foreign minister tells Euronews about his discussion with Macron

Iranian foreign minister tells Euronews about his discussion with Macron

Zarif tells Euronews about his discussion with Macron on Friday: "We discussed with Macron how US could come back, and how Europe and the international community can live up to their commitments, independent of the US."
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What do Danes think about Donald Trump cancelling his Denmark trip?

What do Danes think about Donald Trump cancelling his Denmark trip?

Donald Trump this week postponed a trip to Denmark because its prime minister refused to discuss the sale of Greenland. We spoke to Danes to get their view on Trump's move... and they were scathing.
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Lithuanian capital marks Baltic Way anniversary with record-breaking radio installation

Lithuanian capital marks Baltic Way anniversary with record-breaking radio installation

The largest recorded radio installation in Lithuania was on display on Friday to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Baltic Way.
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UK inequality: How the 'gig economy' is reshaping workers' rights

UK inequality: How the 'gig economy' is reshaping workers' rights

Policymakers are trying to grapple with how flexible work arrangements contribute to social injustice
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Four die after lightning strikes hit Polish mountain

Four die after lightning strikes hit Polish mountain

A fifth person also died on the Slovak side of the Tatra mountain range after a thunderstorm surprised tourists.
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Watch: Visitors step behind the Iron Curtain with VR tour of East Berlin

Watch: Visitors step behind the Iron Curtain with VR tour of East Berlin

This virtual reality tour begins near the infamous Checkpoint Charlie border station between East and West Berlin.
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'Alternative G7' want climate summit pledges to be legally binding

'Alternative G7' want climate summit pledges to be legally binding

Activists gathered at the "Alternative G7" on the French-Spanish border want international deals such as the Paris Agreement to be legally-binding, in order to prevent nations from flouting their environmental commitments.
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Watch: River of clouds descends on Alpine valley

Watch: River of clouds descends on Alpine valley

Inversion takes place when air temperature increases with height as opposed to decreasing at higher altitudes.
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Kosovo must form government quickly to avoid delaying EU talks, senior official tells Euronews

Kosovo must form government quickly to avoid delaying EU talks, senior official tells Euronews

Aridan Arifaj, deputy Chief of Staff to President of the Republic of Kosovo told Euronews that it was critical that Kosovo's political parties formed a government rapidly after snap elections.
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Amazon fires: Scientists mythbust Bolsonaro claims with satellite images

Amazon fires: Scientists mythbust Bolsonaro claims with satellite images

A NASA scientist has contradicted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over his defiance concerning fires raging in the Amazon rainforest using satellite images to back up his position.
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Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny is released from prison

Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny is released from prison

Alexei Navalny spent 30 days is prison according to his spokeswoman.
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Baltic Way: 30 years since the 600-km human chain that helped trigger the collapse of communism

Baltic Way: 30 years since the 600-km human chain that helped trigger the collapse of communism

Friday marks the 30th anniversary since two million people from Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania joined hands and made a 600-kilometre human chain that spread across the three Baltic states.
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Macron calls fires in the Amazon 'an international crisis'

Macron calls fires in the Amazon 'an international crisis'

"Our house is burning," said Macron in a tweet of the Amazon fires.
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Italy needs more time to form a new government, says president

Italy needs more time to form a new government, says president

Italy's president has extended the time envisaged for a new government to be formed.
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Watch: Macron says he is 'confident' backstop solution can be found in 30 days

Watch: Macron says he is 'confident' backstop solution can be found in 30 days

French President Emmanuel Macron and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson talk during Johnson's first official visit to France.
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Ocean Viking: Stranded migrant rescue ship sails in shape of a heart to raise awareness

Ocean Viking: Stranded migrant rescue ship sails in shape of a heart to raise awareness

A migrant rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean has sailed in the shape of a heart to raise awareness about its plight.
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Activists in Germany call for 'upskirting' to be made illegal

Activists in Germany call for 'upskirting' to be made illegal

'Upskirting' is not illegal in Germany and campaigners there want that to change and for it to become a criminal offence, like in the UK.
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Counter-G7 summit: Meet some of the people leading the way for an 'alternative system'

Counter-G7 summit: Meet some of the people leading the way for an 'alternative system'

A counter-G7 summit that looks for an "alternative" world order is taking place a week before the G7 meeting in Biarritz.
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The Warsaw Pact and its link to the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia

The Warsaw Pact and its link to the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia

On the anniversary of the Soviet intervention in Czechoslovakia, Euronews looks back at the Warsaw Pact
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The Right Honourable Baby: MP's newborn fed by parliament speaker

The Right Honourable Baby: MP's newborn fed by parliament speaker

The speaker of New Zealand's parliament, Trevor Mallard, fed an MP's newborn baby during a debate and the photos went viral.
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Bolivia, like neighbour Brazil, battles intense wildfires that have so far burnt 500,000 hectares

Bolivia, like neighbour Brazil, battles intense wildfires that have so far burnt 500,000 hectares

About 70% of Bolivia's Santa Cruz department — where more than a quarter of the country's population lives — is under "extreme from forest fires.
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Georgia TV journalists quit live on air over allegations of censorship

Georgia TV journalists quit live on air over allegations of censorship

Georgia TV journalists quit live on air over allegations of censorship
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Watch: Russian robot takes solitary trip to final frontier in new rocket

Watch: Russian robot takes solitary trip to final frontier in new rocket

Russia has tested a new rocket by sending an (almost) unmanned mission to the International Space Station. Fedor the robot took the commander's seat, holding a small Russian flag.
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Forcing Salvini to the opposition benches could change his behaviour, says pollster

Forcing Salvini to the opposition benches could change his behaviour, says pollster

Italy's firebrand interior minister could be pushed out of government
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Brazil's Bolsonaro blames Amazon fires on NGOs making 'problems'

Brazil's Bolsonaro blames Amazon fires on NGOs making 'problems'

Brazil's Bolsonaro blames Amazon fires on NGOs making 'problems'
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Women lead the efforts to tackle inequality in Rwanda

Women lead the efforts to tackle inequality in Rwanda

A recent Oxfam report shows Rwanda has the worst rates of inequality in East Africa - these women are hoping to change that.
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World Rugby announces gender neutral naming for World Cup tournaments

World Rugby announces gender neutral naming for World Cup tournaments

It means the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 in New Zealand will now be named Rugby World Cup 2021, starting the gender-neutral roll out.
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Watch: Merkel sees 'possibilities' for Brexit compromise with Johnson

Watch: Merkel sees 'possibilities' for Brexit compromise with Johnson

The German Chancellor wants to her Britain's proposals for an alternative to the backstop in a possible sign of compromise with Boris Johnson.
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The Brief: British government speeds up preparations for a no-deal Brexit

The Brief: British government speeds up preparations for a no-deal Brexit

The Brief: It's a race against time and the British government is speeding up preparations for a no-deal Brexit. With a little more than two months to October 31st, London is starting to automatically enroll UK firms in a customs system.
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Ed Sheeran showcase opens in musician's home county of Suffolk

Ed Sheeran showcase opens in musician's home county of Suffolk

An exhibition documenting British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran's rise to fame has opened near where he grew up in Suffolk, England.
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Message in a bottle: Russian sailor's 1969 letter found in Alaska

Message in a bottle: Russian sailor's 1969 letter found in Alaska

Message in a bottle: A Russian sailor's 1969 letter is discovered by a man in Alaska.
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Facebook introduces new privacy feature in three countries

Facebook introduces new privacy feature in three countries

Facebook rolled out a new privacy feature in Ireland, Spain, and South Korea to allow users to sever the connection between their Facebook accounts and other websites.
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Ryanair strikes: Cabin crew walk out in Portugal, Spain but Ireland pilot dispute halted

Ryanair strikes: Cabin crew walk out in Portugal, Spain but Ireland pilot dispute halted

Cabin crew are to strike at 13 bases across Spain for 10 days in September in a dispute over job cuts. A walkout in Portugal began on Wednesday.
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Amazon burning: Sao Paulo's smoke-filled skies make it dark at 2 p.m.

Amazon burning: Sao Paulo's smoke-filled skies make it dark at 2 p.m.

Wildfires in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, according to research carried out by Brazil’s space research centre (INPE). It cites 72,843 fires, marking an increase of 83% compared to 2018 — the highest since records bega...
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Watch: The Caracas artists reclaiming slum spaces from poverty and propaganda

Watch: The Caracas artists reclaiming slum spaces from poverty and propaganda

Artist Fabian Solymar also wants to highlight the positive aspects of a neighbourhood better known for its homicide rate
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Ocean Viking: out of the 103 children onboard, only 11 are accompanied

Ocean Viking: out of the 103 children onboard, only 11 are accompanied

Médecins Sans Frontières says of the 103 children under the age of 18 now onboard, only 11 of them are accompanied by a parent or guardian.
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