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Crypto Crash Threatens North Korea’s Stolen Money As It Steps Up Weapons Tests

SEOUL, June 29 (Reuters) – The nosedive in cryptocurrency markets has wiped out millions of dollars in funds stolen by North Korean hackers, four digital researchers say, threatening a major source of funding for the sanctioned country and its weapons programs. North Korea has invested resources in stealing cryptocurrencies in recent years, making it a …

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Polish court rules four “LGBT-free zones” to be abolished

WARSAW, June 28 (Reuters) – A high-ranking Polish appeals court on Tuesday ruled that so-called “LGBT free zones” in four municipalities should be scrapped, a ruling hailed by activists as a victory for human rights and democracy. Numerous local authorities in Poland passed resolutions in 2019 declaring themselves free from “LGBT ideology”, part of a …

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Africa’s dream to feed China hits hard reality

China wants to boost trade with Africa to reduce deficits African agricultural producers push for access to China Even with trade deals, lengthy approvals hamper exports THIKA, Kenya, June 28 (Reuters) – Watching workers poke avocados from the treetops at an orchard owned by Kenyan agricultural company Kakuzi, director Chris Flowers relishes the thought that …

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Family says goodbye to British journalist murdered in Amazon

NITEROI, Brazil, June 26 (Reuters) – Dom Phillips’ family on Sunday said goodbye to the British journalist, who was murdered earlier this month along with Brazilian indigenous expert Bruno Pereira in the Amazon. Phillips’ wife Alessandra Sampaio, siblings Sian and Gareth, and brother-in-law Paul Sherwood attended the 57-year-old’s funeral in Niteroi, near Rio de Janeiro. …

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G7 Aims to Raise $600 Billion to Counter China’s Belt and Road

US President Joe Biden attends a working lunch with other G7 leaders to discuss shaping the global economy at the Yoga Pavilion, Schloss Elmau in Kuren, Germany, June 26, 2022. Kenny Holston/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 26 (Reuters) – Leaders of the Group of …

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Dozens of migrants piled on top of each other at Melilla border fence

African migrants sit atop a border fence as they attempt to cross the North African enclave of Melilla in Spain from Morocco, Nov. 21, 2015. REUTERS/Jesus Blasco de Avellaneda/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register RABAT/MADRID, June 25 (Reuters) – Dozens of migrants were pictured lying by a Moroccan border fence, …

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UN rights agency says findings suggest an Al Jazeera journalist was killed by Israeli forces

A photo of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed in an Israeli raid on Jenin, is displayed on May 11, 2022, at Al-Jazeera’s headquarters in Doha, Qatar. REUTERS/Imad Creidi Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – Information reviewed by the UN human rights agency suggests …

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Morocco says 18 migrants died in mass crossing to Spanish enclave

MADRID, June 24 (Reuters) – Morocco said on Friday 18 migrants were killed trying to cross the North African enclave of Melilla in Spain, after a violent two-hour skirmish between migrants and border officials that also resulted in numerous injuries About 2,000 migrants stormed a high fence that closed off the enclave. This led to …

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Prince Charles Expresses His Grief Over Slavery in Commonwealth Speech

Commonwealth leaders gather for Kigali . summit Charles alludes to colonialism, slavery in speech Rwanda’s Kagame speaks of ‘reinventing’ the Commonwealth Members vote for Patricia Scotland as sec-gen. to keep KIGALI, June 24 (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Charles expressed deep grief over slavery in a speech to Commonwealth leaders in Rwanda on Friday, acknowledging that …

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North Korea’s Kim Oversees Military Meeting Amid Potential Nuclear Test

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a convocation of the expansion of the Central Military Commission of the Workers’ Party of Korea in this photo released by the Korean Central News Agency on June 22, 2022. KCNA via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, June 23 (Reuters) – North …

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