Hezbollah wants judge in Beirut port blast probe removed

The Lebanese militant Hezbollah group and its allies are calling for the removal of the judge leading the investigation into the massive explosion at Beirut's port last year

Hezbollah wants judge in Beirut port blast probe removed
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Vatican-backed sex abuse research institute expands mandate

Vatican-backed sex abuse research institute expands mandate
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The Catholic Church’s foremost research institute studying sexual abuse of minors is expanding its ...

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1 dead, 21 injured as severe storm hits Hong Kong

1 dead, 21 injured as severe storm hits Hong Kong
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A strong tropical storm bearing down on Hong Kong has left one person dead ...

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Logjam at busiest UK commercial port adds to Christmas fears

Logjam at busiest UK commercial port adds to Christmas fears
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A logjam at the U.K.‘s busiest commercial port has ratcheted up concerns that the ...

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Norway's PM-designate: Center-left govt to focus on climate

Norway's PM-designate: Center-left govt to focus on climate
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Norway’s prime minister-designate has presented his proposal for a two-party, center-left minority government that ...

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Bulgarian coal miners demand job security, fear changes

Bulgarian coal miners demand job security, fear changes
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Hundreds of Bulgarian coal miners and energy workers are protesting to demand government guarantees ...

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Amid flurry of Taliban diplomacy, Qatar stresses engagement

Amid flurry of Taliban diplomacy, Qatar stresses engagement
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Qatar’s foreign minister says isolating Afghanistan and its new Taliban rulers “will never be ...

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Germany pays tribute to troops who served in Afghanistan

Germany pays tribute to troops who served in Afghanistan
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Germany’s leaders are paying tribute to its troops who served over nearly 20 years ...

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Great Brexit brawl: EU offers to improve N Ireland trade

Great Brexit brawl: EU offers to improve N Ireland trade
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The great Brexit brawl is heading into its next standoff when European Union concessions ...

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The AP Interview: NZ climate chief to aim higher at UN talks

The AP Interview: NZ climate chief to aim higher at UN talks
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New Zealand’s Climate Change Minister James Shaw says the coronavirus pandemic has shown that ...

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Hurricane Pamela makes landfall on Mexico's Pacific coast

Hurricane Pamela makes landfall on Mexico's Pacific coast
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Hurricane Pamela has hit Mexico's Pacific coast just north of Mazatlan, bringing high winds ...

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Pope OKs crediting miracle to John Paul I on sainthood path

Pope OKs crediting miracle to John Paul I on sainthood path
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Pope Francis has approved crediting what was described as a miraculous healing to one ...

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EXPLAINER: Why are UK and the EU still fighting over Brexit?

EXPLAINER: Why are UK and the EU still fighting over Brexit?
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Britain and the European Union are once again trading insults and accusations as they ...

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Germany sees spike in migrants arriving via 'Belarus route'

Germany sees spike in migrants arriving via 'Belarus route'
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German authorities say the number of migrants arriving in the country via Poland and ...

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China says power cuts won't hit homes in winter, amid crunch

China says power cuts won't hit homes in winter, amid crunch
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Chinese officials say the country's electricity supplies will be high enough to heat homes ...

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EU urges members to protect poor residents amid energy hikes

EU urges members to protect poor residents amid energy hikes
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The European Union’s executive branch is advising the 27 EU member countries to adopt ...

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Hezbollah accuses US of meddling in Lebanon's port probe

Hezbollah accuses US of meddling in Lebanon's port probe
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Hezbollah has accused the U.S. of interfering in Lebanon’s investigation into last year’s massive ...

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Logjam at UK's busiest port adds to Christmas delivery fears

Logjam at UK's busiest port adds to Christmas delivery fears
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A logjam at the U.K.‘s busiest commercial port has ratcheted up concerns that the ...

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Harvard language program relocates from China to Taiwan

Harvard language program relocates from China to Taiwan
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An intensive summer language program hosted by Harvard University in Beijing will relocate to ...

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Kosovo police clash with ethnic Serbs during smuggling raids

Kosovo police clash with ethnic Serbs during smuggling raids
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Police and local media in Kosovo are reporting that officers have clashed with ethnic ...

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'It's not Satanism': Zimbabwe church leaders preach vaccines

'It's not Satanism': Zimbabwe church leaders preach vaccines
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The Apostolic church is one of Zimbabwe’s most skeptical groups when it comes to ...

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British economy falters during summer as shortages build up

British economy falters during summer as shortages build up
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Britain's economic recovery has lost momentum during the summer despite the widespread lifting of ...

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Spain evacuates 160 more Afghans via Pakistan

Spain evacuates 160 more Afghans via Pakistan
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Spain’s defense ministry has completed the evacuation of another 160 Afghans who had initially ...

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More migrants reach Germany via 'Belarus route'

More migrants reach Germany via 'Belarus route'
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German authorities say that the number of migrants arriving in the country via Poland ...

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Holocaust forum focuses on social media role in antisemitism

Holocaust forum focuses on social media role in antisemitism
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A one-day conference will focus on the receding memory of the Holocaust as Sweden ...

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Typhoon prompts Hong Kong to close schools, stock market

Typhoon prompts Hong Kong to close schools, stock market
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Hong Kong has suspended schools, stock market trading and government services as a typhoon ...

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Energy agency urges bigger global push to cut emissions

Energy agency urges bigger global push to cut emissions
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The International Energy Agency is urging governments to make stronger commitments to cut greenhouse ...

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The AP Interview: James Shaw wants climate talks to deliver

The AP Interview: James Shaw wants climate talks to deliver
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The coronavirus pandemic has shown that humans are very good at responding to an ...

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China: Military drills, flights were needed to defend Taiwan

China: Military drills, flights were needed to defend Taiwan
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A Chinese official says China’s recent increase in military exercises and warplane missions near ...

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Pamela could be hurricane again as it makes Mexico landfall

Pamela could be hurricane again as it makes Mexico landfall
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Tropical Storm Pamela is picking up forward momentum in the Pacific off Mexico and ...

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Fire erupts on 20th floor of London high-rise, injuring 2

Fire erupts on 20th floor of London high-rise, injuring 2
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Authorities in London say a fire erupted on the 20th floor of an apartment ...

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Pamela down to tropical storm, but strengthening expected

Pamela down to tropical storm, but strengthening expected
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Hurricane Pamela has weakened to a tropical storm off Mexico's Pacific coast

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Pamela weakens to tropical storm, but strengthening expected

Pamela weakens to tropical storm, but strengthening expected
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Hurricane Pamela has weakened to a tropical storm as it meanders off Mexico's Pacific ...

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Pre-Hispanic woman sculpture replaces Columbus in Mexico

Pre-Hispanic woman sculpture replaces Columbus in Mexico
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A replica of a mysterious pre-Hispanic sculpture of an Indigenous woman has been chosen ...

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G20 demands humanitarian access to Afghans, EU pledges cash

G20 demands humanitarian access to Afghans, EU pledges cash
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The Group of 20 nations have warned about a humanitarian catastrophe in Afghanistan as ...

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Lebanon judge issues arrest warrant for MP over port blast

Lebanon judge issues arrest warrant for MP over port blast
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Lebanon's state news agency says the judge leading the investigation into last year’s massive ...

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EU's first green bond issuance raises $13.8 billion

EU's first green bond issuance raises $13.8 billion
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The European Commission says it has issued its inaugural green bonds, raising 12 billion ...

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Serbia's leader defends right to buy weapons where he wants

Serbia's leader defends right to buy weapons where he wants
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Serbia's president says his country will continue arming itself with Russian, Chinese and other ...

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