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Coronavirus latest: Spain imposes second local lockdown - Some 70,000 people in Spain's northwestern Galicia region have been given new stay-at-home orders following a surge in cases. Infections have also been reported at slaughterhouses in Austria. Follow DW for the latest. Go to article

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Columbus statue thrown into Baltimore harbor - Protesters toppled the statue on as President Trump vowed to preserve the way of life he says began with Columbus.

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Trump doubles down on fighting 'radical left' 14h ago - At a muted 4th of July celebration, President Trump lashed out at China, the "radical left," and parts of the media.

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Turkey's Erdogan fears Generation Z -- Millions of young Turks will soon be of voting age and President Erdogan wants to win them over. Yet many of the country's youth feel rebellious and openly reject him.

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The rape of Colombia's indigenous children -- Indigenous women are often the victims of sexual violence in Colombia, but the gang rape of a young girl by soldiers shocked the country. Unfortunately, it was not an isolated incident.

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Coronavirus: Spain's young lose out again -- The coronavirus crisis has hit young people in Spain with full force. An emergency work program is at least in place in some tourist spots to help some through the summer. Jan-Philipp Scholz reports from Andalucia.

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UK police: Drunk people cannot keep distance -- Bars, pubs and restaurants have reopened in England prompting the public to gorge themselves. As large crowds gathered, one police chief warned that inebriated citizens proved they can't keep their distance.

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How Germany is helping international students amid COVID-19 -- Foreign students are now eligible for help as part of Germany's emergency coronavirus spending. They have a long lean run behind them, relying either on their own initiative or public solidarity.

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Croatia's HDZ party takes lead in exit poll - The center-right party won the most seats in Sunday's parliamentary vote, exit polls suggest. The opposition said voters had been endangered by the "rush" to hold early elections amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Croatia: Election reveals young voters' apathy toward politics

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Japan's 'most powerful' woman wins second term as Tokyo governor -- Tipped to be the first female prime minister of Japan, Yuriko Koike has been re-elected for a second term as governor of Tokyo. The former defense minister has been praised for the capital's response to the pandemic.

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Germany: Study halted into racial profiling by police -- Authorities had planned to probe the scale of ethnic profiling after a lawmaker claimed that "latent racism" exists in German police ranks. The proposal followed a wave of protests in the US against police brutality.

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A European Green wave may be coming - Green parties are gaining ground in Europe, and that's good for the planet, writes DW's James Jackson.

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Ocean City, USA: 'We're done with corona'

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Germany: Thousands of motorbikers protest proposed Sunday ban

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Coronavirus: 'Don't wear deodorant,' says Berlin's transport company

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Opinion: Donald Trump is in crisis mode

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Prehistoric ocher mine in Mexico delights archaeologists -- An ancient ocher mine discovered in submerged caves on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula has given insights into the lives of some of the first inhabitants of the Americas. The site goes back around 12,000 years.

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Germany's seal population rising on empty beaches -- This spring, as many of Germany's beaches were closed and people were encouraged to stay home, gray seals in the North Sea appear to have thrived. Numbers have tripled since 2008.

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When, if not now? — Imarn takes on racism - Activist Imarn Ayton organizes demonstrations with thousands of protesters. So why hasn't UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson rung her up? Her hope is to see the anti-racism protests result in effective policy-making.

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Germany: DFL, government develop plan for fans in stadiums next season

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German politician receives death threats from neo-Nazi group

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Germany to rehabilitate discriminated gay soldiers

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Faith leaders call to keep EU's religious freedom envoy

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Wolfsburg win thrilling German Cup final against Essen

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Coronavirus: Half of Germany scared of second wave

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Ethiopia: Death toll doubles from unrest over singer's murder

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AfricaLink on Air - 03 July 2020

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Coronavirus Special Podcast #23 | Life after Surviving Coronavirus

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Uganda remains steadfast on refugees despite COVID-19

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Mining disasters continue in Myanmar despite regulations

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Fighting the coronavirus blues: Black Forest tourism starts again

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Nepal: Independent media struggles to survive amid pandemic pressure

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India's HIV and TB patients suffer consequences of coronavirus pandemic

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DW Business – International

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Brexit talks end early — major differences remain

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Turkey's strategic play in Libya to help reap economic gains

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Back in business: Filipino jeepneys back on the streets

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Eta Carinae: Revolving binary stars whip up winds in space

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Coronavirus trend: The pandemic is far from over

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New strain of coronavirus spreads faster than original: study

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What's blood type got to do with it?

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Opinion: Small steps toward Germany's fossil fuel exit

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South African townships take on a decades-old waste problem

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Welcome to the newest edition of Eco Africa

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Australia: Aboriginal protesters defend ancient forest against logging

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From Joplin to Marsalis: Black composers matter as well

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Black classical composers worth a listen

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K-pop's online fanbase gets political – unlike its stars

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The Fall of Pompeii reimagined in Paris' Grand Palais

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F1: Bottas wins season-opener in Austria after breathless finish

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What next for Kai Havertz and Bayer Leverkusen?

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Bundesliga transfer blog: Kai Havertz rumors intensify

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German Cup final: Irresistible Bayern Munich secure domestic double

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Has India's Hindu nationalist government mismanaged the country's response to the coronavirus?

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Where are Lebanon's reforms?

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Will China's new national security law for Hong Kong be the end of autonomy in the territory?

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Lebanese FM Hitti: 'We have to save our country'

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