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Ex-Trump aide Mark Meadows to cooperate with January 6 investigations

Hinzugefügt: 1. Dezember 2021

The US congressional committee investigating the deadly assault on the Capitol building says Mark Meadows has agreed to appear before it 'soon'. Also: IS man guilty of genocide in Yazidi murder...

Barbados becomes world's newest republic

Hinzugefügt: 30. November 2021

The Caribbean island removes Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state. Also: France's far right polemicist, Eric Zemmour announces his bid for the presidency, and Greece imposes fines for the over...

Ghislaine Maxwell goes on trial for sex trafficking

Hinzugefügt: 30. November 2021

The former British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell goes on trial in New York, accused of trafficking underage girls for Jeffrey Epstein; Also President Biden says the Omicron covid variant is a cause...

WHO: Omicron poses very high global risk

Hinzugefügt: 29. November 2021

The World Health Organisation calls for solidarity and a global push to get jabs to poorer countries. Japan closes its borders to foreigners, and we find out what we know about the new variant....

Omicron reaches Australia and Canada

Hinzugefügt: 29. November 2021

In Europe, the Netherlands has the highest number of cases. Also: a special report from Colombia where mass killings are continuing five years after a peace deal with left-wing rebels, and the...

New Covid variant spreads across Europe

Hinzugefügt: 28. November 2021

Omicron strain detected in Belgium, Britain, Germany and Italy. Also: the story of one victim of last week's migrant boat tragedy in the English Channel and remembering American composer and...

WHO labels new coronavirus strain

Hinzugefügt: 26. November 2021

Omicron designated fifth variant "of concern" and could be more resistant to vaccines. Also: Ukraine claims Russian-backed coup imminent, climate change misinformation and Queen's Gambit online...

New coronavirus variant emerges in South Africa

Hinzugefügt: 26. November 2021

Several countries impose travel restrictions on the region. Also: the French President accuses the British Prime Minister of not taking the migrant crisis seriously; and the music producer Nile...

UN says migrant deaths were avoidable

Hinzugefügt: 25. November 2021

The UN Refugee Agency warns that closing off legal routes to people seeking asylum will lead to more dangerous attempts to reach safe countries. Also: a general from the UAE - accused of torture -...

Poland-Belarus border migrant crisis

Hinzugefügt: 25. November 2021

Poland says 200 migrants tried to cross with the help of Belarus guards. Also: the French president says European countries need to work together to deal with the migration issue, and a documentary...

Dozens drown in migrant boat sinking

Hinzugefügt: 25. November 2021

Tragedy happened in the waters between France and Britain; three US men guilty of murdering a black jogger. We take you into the surreal world of the non fungible token.

US declares three IS leaders in Afghanistan 'global terrorists'

Hinzugefügt: 24. November 2021

The action - which follows a series of major attacks by Islamic State - makes it illegal to have any business transactions with the men, who include the group's leader, Sultan Azam. Also: Nasa...

US and others coordinate mass release from strategic oil reserves

Hinzugefügt: 24. November 2021

The move is part of a major effort to moderate fuel prices. Also: Bulgaria launches an investigation into the deadly bus crash in which dozens were killed, and Mexican lottery win attracts violent...

Dozens killed in bus crash on Bulgarian motorway

Hinzugefügt: 23. November 2021

Many people died when a bus returning to North Macedonia caught fire. Also: Turkish lira collapses after President Erdogan defends sharp rate cuts, and please switch off your device before entering...

Concern spreads across Europe over Covid-19

Hinzugefügt: 22. November 2021

Latest phase sees some countries report highest ever rates. Also: ICRC operations director makes impassioned plea for international support for Afghanistan, and why there will no longer be best...

At least 5 dead as car ploughs into US Christmas parade

Hinzugefügt: 22. November 2021

Police in Wisconsin question the man who drove through crowds of people. Also, Austria announces its fourth Covid lockdown. And Kenya gives its citizens one month to get vaccinated, or be barred...

Chinese tennis star tells IOC she's safe

Hinzugefügt: 22. November 2021

The Chinese tennis star, Peng Shuai, who disappeared after alleging a sexual assault, tells the International Olympic Committee she's safe; Also Sudan's opposition dismiss a deal reappointing the...

Tens of thousands of Austrians protest against anti-Covid measures

Hinzugefügt: 21. November 2021

The Austrian Chancellor defends his plans to make vaccination mandatory. Also: Afghanistan's Taliban government says it can start paying government workers; and Sesame Street has its first...

Kyle Rittenhouse cleared over Kenosha killings

Hinzugefügt: 20. November 2021

The US teenager who shot dead two men during racial unrest has been found not guilty of homicide after claiming self-defence. We hear reaction from a council member from Kenosha city. Also;...

Austria orders full lockdown as Covid surges

Hinzugefügt: 19. November 2021

Days after imposing a lockdown on the unvaccinated, Vienna announces a full nationwide Covid-19 lockdown starting on Monday. Also, farmers in India welcome a dramatic U-turn by the Prime Minister,...