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Libya civil war: UN envoy Salamé says foreign intervention must end

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Salamé said foreign intervention has created a "vicious cycle" of violence in Libya The UN's Libya envoy Ghassan Salamé has called on foreign powers to stop interfering in Libya's civil war.On the eve of peace talks in Berlin, Mr Salamé said foreign support of proxy groups in the conflict…
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Mexico violence: Indigenous musicians killed in ambush in Guerrero

Image copyright Handout Image caption The men attacked were part of the Sensación Musical group Ten indigenous musicians have been shot dead and burned in an ambush in western Mexico believed to have been carried out by a drug cartel, officials say.The members of the Sensación Musical group were returning from a party when they…
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Khagendra Thapa Magar: World’s shortest mobile man dies aged 27

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Khagendra Thapa Magar was named the shortest living man who could walk The world's shortest man who could walk, as verified by Guinness World Records (GWR), has died at a hospital in Nepal at the age of 27.Khagendra Thapa Magar, from Nepal's Baglung district, measured 67.08cm (2ft 2.41in).His brother…
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Spain's Magaluf and Ibiza crack down on alcohol-fuelled holidays

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Magaluf is a popular destination for young holidaymakers Spain's Balearic Islands have passed a law banning pub crawls and happy hours in three popular tourist destinations in a bid to crack down on alcohol-fuelled holidays.Restrictions apply to the tourist hotspots of Playa de Palma and Magaluf in Majorca and Sant…
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Unprofessional TikTok medical videos 'not the norm'

Image copyright Rose Marie Leslie Image caption TikTok videos featuring doctors giving health information are popular on the social media platform Viral videos made by US doctors and nurses made headlines this week after they were accused of being unprofessional and spreading misinformation.One now-deleted TikTok (a social media platform popular with teens) video featured a…
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Clinton prosecutor Ken Starr to defend Trump in impeachment

Image copyright Reuters and Getty Images Image caption Ken Starr, Pam Bondi and Alan Dershowitz have joined the president's defence team US President Donald Trump's defence team in his Senate trial will include special prosecutors from President Bill Clinton's impeachment.He will be represented by Ken Starr and Robert Ray, who investigated Mr Clinton, and Alan…