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Boris Johnson's Brexit bill hits last-minute hiccup

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit plans have hit a hurdle when Parliament’s upper chamber told the government to give European Union citizens living in the U.K. physical proof of their right to remain after the country leaves the bloc

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Survivor recounts chaotic cult rite that killed 7

“I felt something hit my head, and then I don't what happened to me."

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Auschwitz survivors bear witness as anti-Semitic attacks rise

CNN's Melissa Bell speaks with Holocaust survivors for the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.

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Studio Ghibli: Netflix buys rights to iconic animated films

From February, 21 of the studio's iconic films will be available on Netflix.

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Russia bomb hoaxes: Thousands evacuated as campaign targets Moscow

All Moscow's metro stations are among public sites targeted, but it is unclear who is responsible.

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People urgently fleeing climate crisis cannot be sent home, UN rules

But it rejects a claim by a man whose Pacific Island nation is threatened by rising sea levels.

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Vietnamese firm Viettel's 5G claim raises eyebrows outside

The military-controlled firm's claim to have joined the 5G network equipment-making elite is questioned.

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Fake German doctor who coaxed women to electrocute themselves jailed

A German man who convinced young women and girls to shock themselves on camera is given 11 years.

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari 'floors' Anthony Joshua

Photos of the boxer prostrating before the Nigerian leader have had a mixed response online.

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Putin sends his constitutional proposals to Parliament

Russian President Vladimir Putin has submitted to Parliament a package of constitutional amendments widely seen as an attempt to secure his grip on power well after his current term ends in 2024

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Germany jails man for tricking women into electric shocks

A court in Germany has convicted a 31-year-old man of attempted murder in more than a dozen cases for tricking women into giving themselves electric shocks while he watched over the internet

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EU to revamp anti-smuggler mission for UN Libya arms embargo

The European Union's top diplomat says the bloc has agreed to revamp its anti-migrant smuggler naval operation in the Mediterranean Sea to focus on helping enforce the U.N. arms embargo on Libya

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German court convicts Tamil man over killing of Sri Lanka FM

A German court convicted a Sri Lankan man Monday of accessory to murder in the 2005 killing of the South Asian nation's foreign minister for providing his assassins with crucial information

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Head of Chinese government expert team confirms human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus, state media says

Head of Chinese government expert team confirms human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus, state media says

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Spain walloped by heavy snow, rain, gales that leave 3 dead

Heavy snow, rain and gale-force winds are lashing many parts of Spain, causing at least three deaths

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3 killed, 100-plus hurt in collapse during Ethiopia ceremony

An Ethiopian security official says more than 100 people are injured and some people are dead after a wooden stand erected for the colorful Epiphany celebration on Monday collapsed

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Pope: Populism is fertile ground to foment anti-Semitism

Pope Francis has denounced populism, saying it is born of “selfish indifference” and provides fertile terrain for hatred, including anti-Semitism

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Libyan oil fields remain shut, testing peace summit

Libya’s national oil corporation says major oil fields and production facilities remain closed on Monday, a sign that Libyan east-based forces are not backing down after an international summit to end the civil war

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Kosovo woman repatriated from Syria accused of terror

Kosovo prosecutors have filed terrorism charges against an Albanian woman who has allegedly joined a terror group in Syria

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Lebanese security chiefs move to stop vandalism after riots

Lebanon's top security officials say that they have decided to crackdown on vandalism after a weekend of rioting in Beirut that left hundreds of people injured and damaged public and private property

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