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Are European academics helping China's military? An investigation by DW and partners has found that European researchers have cooperated with China's National University of Defense Technology. The NUDT's purpose is to "Strengthen the Armed Forces and the Nation." Go to article

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Scholz: 'Russia must not win this war' -- In an address to parliament, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz called the war in Ukraine the greatest crisis in EU history.

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Romanian port takes on Ukraine's crops -- With the war shutting Ukraine's harbors, the eastern port of Constanta has become a vital hub for grain shipments.

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Repatriated Pakistanis worry for their future -- Hundreds of Pakistani students left Ukraine when the war started. Now they're stuck in limbo, jeopardizing their future.

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Kharkiv man risks his life to rescue others -- A Kharkiv volunteer ferried some 70 people to safety before he himself had to be rescued.

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How to stop Russia's food war in Ukraine -- Russia's war in Ukraine and its naval blockade of Ukrainian grain exports is creating a severe international crisis.

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Work for Ukraine's women? -- Ukrainian women who have fled the war at home are seeking work in Germany. What are the challenges?

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N. Korea's COVID caseload nears 2 million -- North Korea has reported more than 200,000 new illnesses, bringing the total number of suspected cases to 1.98 million.

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UK police end 'Partygate' scandal inquiry -- Police have ended an investigation into breaches of COVID lockdown rules that sparked outrage across the United Kingdom.

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Why some young Swedes remain uneasy about joining NATO

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How NATO weapons from Afghanistan are impacting Kashmir's militancy

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Wounded Ukrainian singer dreams of getting back onstage (Facebook)

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Meet Kenyan speed demon Harmony Wanjiku

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NATO: Turkey blocks early talks on Finland and Sweden joining

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Monkeypox: Portugal reports cases as outbreak spreads

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Ukraine: Russian soldier on trial for war crimes in Kyiv asks for forgiveness — live updates

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Is Bangladesh heading toward a Sri Lanka-like crisis?

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US Soccer announces equal pay deal -- After years of advocacy, a "historic" deal will see men and women paid the same for representing the United States.

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Why HK Catholics worry about free speech -- Some Catholic followers in Hong Kong are worried the government may now shift its crackdown to religious figures.

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Lesotho's deal with water -- As Lesotho exports water to parched neighbor South Africa, its villagers and ecosystem suffer.

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Meet Kenyan speed demon Harmony Wanjiku -- Kenya has a superbike champion in Harmony Wanjiku, the first Kenyan woman to race on a professional level.

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A voice for people with disabilities in India -- Karpagam Mayavan was born with glaucoma in both eyes. But she persevered and became a lawyer.

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'Happy birthday, Mr. President' -- Marilyn Monroe's serenade for US President John F. Kennedy was legendary. But it's not the only famous birthday song.

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Germany: Ex-Chancellor Schröder loses part of state privileges

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European Parliament backs sanctions against Germany's ex-Chancellor Gerhard Schröder

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Germany: One person injured in a shooting incident at a high school

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Germany: Dutch police arrest 3 over ATM bombings

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It was time for Europe 'to draw a line': historian Christopher Clark

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Champions League: How Barcelona rose to challenge Lyon's dominance

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Are European scientists helping modernize China's army?

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US natural gas price spikes as demand from Europe grows

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Guinea-Bissau's political crisis deepens

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Nigeria: The amputee taxi driver winning hearts and minds

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The smart bin teaching Kenyans about waste

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Libya rival PM flees capital after militia violence

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Climate change: Pakistan residents struggle amid heat waves

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Asia security in focus as Biden visits South Korea, Japan

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Heat waves push India to ban export of wheat

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Costa Dorada misses its Russian clients

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One tiny company is wrecking the American solar industry – why?

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Preserving crop diversity through seedbanks

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UN calls for renewable energy push following damning climate report

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Droughts, fires and floods: Could climate change decide Australia's election?

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Health tips: How to stay safe in a heat wave

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Why the herpes virus awakens

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Food security in space: Farming salad in moon soil

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Donna Summer: 10th death anniversary of disco legend

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Cannes opens with Ukraine's Zelenskyy as special guest

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Cannes' first female president: Iris Knobloch

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10 times Eurovision turned political

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The Freiburg Way: 'A specific type of intelligence' and 'football for everyone'

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Europa League final: Frankfurt break glass ceiling as new era begins in Seville

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Shootout in Seville: Europa League glory for Eintracht Frankfurt after victory over Rangers

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US abortion rights activists stage nationwide protests

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Opinion: The Bundesliga is going stale

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Opinion: In keeping with its 1939 tradition, Finland is saying 'nyet' to Vladimir Putin

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How cybercrime laws are used to silence dissent in Middle East

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