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Sudan protests: Demonstrators wait for army statement

Image copyright EPA Image caption Protesters remain outside the army headquarters Sudan's army has told the nation to expect an announcement following growing protests calling for President Omar al-Bashir to step down.The army's message sparked jubilant scenes among Sudanese convinced that a coup was under way, but it remained unclear what was happening.Thousands marched through…
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Mont Blanc: Glacier collapse risk forces Italy Alps evacuation

Image copyright AFP Image caption The heatwave is accelerating the melting of Planpincieux glacier Italian authorities have evacuated about 75 people, mostly tourists, from an Alpine valley as huge blocks of ice threaten to crash down from a glacier.Planpincieux glacier, in the Mont Blanc massif, has weakened because of intense summer heat alternating with night-time…
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White supremacy gangs in the US: How and why people join

In 2016, CCTV footage of a young black man, Larnell Bruce, being run over and killed by a man shocked America. His killer, Russell Courtier, was a member of a white supremacist gang. Why do people join these gangs and what does it take to get in one? Journalist Mobeen Azhar travelled deep into the…
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Saint Vincent volcano: 'Explosive' Soufrière eruption sparks mass evacuation

media captionThousands flee Caribbean volcanoAn "explosive" volcanic eruption has blanketed the Caribbean island of St Vincent in ash and smoke and forced thousands of people out of their homes.La Soufrière, which has been dormant for decades, first started showing volcanic activity in December, but that increased this week.On Thursday, Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves urged more…
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National security law: Mass arrests among Hong Kong pro-democracy camp

Publishedduration23 minutes agoimage copyrightReutersimage captionLester Shum was first barred from running for office, then arrestedHong Kong has arrested dozens of pro-democracy activists and politicians, accusing them of trying to "overthrow" the city's government.The group, arrested under a controversial new security law, were involved in an unofficial "primary" vote to select opposition candidates ahead of postponed…
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France teacher attack: 11th arrest in Samuel Paty murder case

Publishedduration48 minutes agoimage copyrightEPAimage captionJe suis enseignant, or I am a teacher, has been trending on social mediaAn 11th person has been arrested in France as authorities investigate the murder of French teacher Samuel Paty.The 47-year-old was beheaded on Friday near the school where he taught in the town of Conflans-Sainte-Honorine north-west of central Paris.Police…