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13h ago - Libya conference: Stricter arms embargo agreed - The summit on the conflict in Libya has ended with an agreement to more strictly enforce the UN arms embargo. Host Angela Merkel said a "new spirit" had been created to find a lasting solution to the conflict. Go to article

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Muslim world leaders visit Auschwitz in 'strong signal' of interfaith support17h ago

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Women work for free while billionaires accumulate wealth

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Libya summit: Who wants to achieve what? -- As expectations built ahead of a key Libyan peace summit, politicians voiced their expectations and agendas.

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EU denies reports of further Turkey aid cuts -- Media reports about massive cuts in funding "are completely wrong and misleading," an EU spokesman has said. The bloc cut pre-accession funds to Turkey in 2017 and is not planning further cuts.

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'Pirate state': Cyprus slams illegal Turkish drilling -- Cyprus has accused Turkey of provocation for its latest attempt to drill for oil off its shores. EU officials may impose sanctions as early as Monday.

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Germany's Maas criticizes US for Iran strategy -- The foreign minister has condemned Washington's handling of the Iran conflict. Maas has advised following Europe's footsteps in diplomacy and called for further negotiations.

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SpaceX successful in final test before manned flight -- NASA has said it was the 'last milestone' before two of its astronauts are ferried to the ISS with a SpaceX instead of a Russian Soyuz rocket. SpaceX hopes to begin commercial flights by 2021.

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Climate activists march to WEF in Davos -- Protesters angry at the lack of action over climate change have embarked on a three-day hike from Landquart en route to Davos to draw attention to global warming at the World Economic Forum that begins this week.

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Yemen: Scores killed in attack on military camp -- At least 79 Yemeni soldiers were killed in the strike outside the capital of Sanaa in Yemen. The attack reportedly targeted a mosque located inside a military training camp during evening prayers.

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Hong Kong police conduct stop-and-search ops -- What began as a peaceful demonstration quickly escalated to brief cat-and-mouse clashes with police. The authorized gathering was forced to disperse after protesters threw water bottles and paint at police.

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Iran backtracks on sending back black boxes -- The head of the probe into the downed Ukrainian airliner says the recordings will be examined by Iran. His comments contradict those from a day earlier, according to which the black boxes would be sent to Kyiv.

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New snowslides hinder Nepal avalanche rescue -- Four South Korean hikers and three Nepali guides are believed to have been caught in a snowslide. New avalanches falling on the tourist trekking route have forced rescuers to halt their mission.

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Scores injured in Lebanon protest riots -- At least 350 people, including protesters and police, were injured as fresh demonstrations turned violent in Beirut. Citizens are protesting political paralysis that has led to a catastrophic economic downturn.

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Explainer: What are Germany's farmers so angry about?18.01.2020

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EU cuts pre-accession aid to Turkey by 75%18.01.2020

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Philippines: Taal volcano residents turn ash and plastic waste into bricks18.01.2020

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Bungee-jumping pig stunt causes outrage -- Social media users have complained about the use of a live hog to mark the opening of a bungee jump near Chongqing.

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Orthodox Christians take Epiphany ice baths -- Millions of Orthodox Christians have taken their annual plunge into freezing waters to mark Epiphany. The ritual, to mark the baptism of Jesus, involves submerging yourself three times to "wash away your sins."

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Prince Harry and Meghan to lose royal titles -- The couple are also set to return the controversial 2.4 million pounds ($3.1 million) of taxpayers' money they received to make home improvements. The Queen said she was pleased a "constructive" solution had been found.

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Berlin confronts Germany's colonial past with new initiative

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Hambach Forest: Germany's sluggish coal phaseout sparks anger

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Germany: Silent mediator of peace efforts around the world

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Berlin Libya conference: A first step toward peace?

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Bundesliga: Erling Haaland is Borussia Dortmund's hat-trick hero

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Inside Europe: Political shake-up in Russia

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Inside Europe: Erdogan's "crazy project"

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Inside Europe: US climate scientists head to Europe

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Libya: Haftar loyalists block oil exports amid cease-fire

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West African states mired in controversy over 'Eco' currency

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Amazon's Jeff Bezos faces protest in India over negative Washington Post coverage

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DW News Asia with Biresh Banerjee, 17 January 2020

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Japanese minister wants to set an example by taking paternity leave

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UK will not align with EU rules after Brexit, says finance minister

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Germany's Seehofer warns of 5G delays if Huawei is excluded

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Second death reported from mystery virus in China

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Spectrum: You just gotta want it?

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Scared of getting attached ⁠— Why we run away from relationships

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SARS - a dangerous viral infection in the lungs

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Australia fights fire devastation with multimillion tourism industry boost

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Villagers protest Tesla factory near Berlin

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Sir Simon Rattle at 65: 'A disciple for the cause'

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K-pop band launches worldwide art project

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Petrenko inaugural at the Berlin Philharmonic

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The Beatles and more: Linda McCartney's photos of stars

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Bundesliga: Solid Kevin Volland short of the spectacular

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Bundesliga Bulletin: Hat-trick hero Haaland saves Dortmund, RB Leipzig extend lead

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Bundesliga: Bayern Munich's Goretzka and Thiago begin to remedy midfield malaise

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Bundesliga: RB Leipzig's Tyler Adams sets his sights on title

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'This is not a concentration camp': Analyst Victor Gao on China's Uighur prisons

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Why has the Catholic Church taken so long to address child sexual abuse?

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Turkish presidential spokesman: 'We're taking care of our own national security'

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Does Turkey still want to be a member of the EU?

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