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Norwegian police seek postponement of Pride events after gay bar shooting

Police cite intelligence information for delay Major Pride meeting in Oslo canceled Suspect gets first four weeks in prison Court names suspect as Zaniar Matapour OSLO, June 27 (Reuters) – Norwegian police said on Monday that all Pride events across the country should be postponed, citing security concerns after a deadly weekend by a gunman …

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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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Five countries are trying to delay phasing out fossil fuel cars in the EU

BRUSSELS, June 24 (Reuters) – Italy, Portugal, Slovakia, Bulgaria and Romania want to postpone a European Union plan to effectively ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2035 by five years, according to a document released by Reuters. has been recognized. The policy is a key pillar of the EU’s plans to …

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Boris Johnson wants to stay in power until the mid-1930s

British Johnson does not expect a new leadership challenge Johnson wants three terms to tackle regional inequality British PM pressured by poll losses after leadership vote Prime Minister refuses comment on £150,000 tree house for son KIGALI, June 25 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he wants to remain in power …

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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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Explainer: Can Abortion Pills Overcome US State Bans?

June 24 (Reuters) – Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s June 24 ruling eliminating the nationwide right to abortion, which it recognized nearly 50 years ago in its landmark Roe v. Wade decision, demand for abortion pills , which can be prescribed through online telemedicine visits, is likely to rise. However, medication abortion won’t necessarily be …

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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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Pressure on British Prime Minister Johnson mounts after crushing election defeats

Party chairman resigns after defeats and says change is needed Conservatives lose on seat in southern interior Johnson’s Electoral Breaks in 2019 as Labor Win Wakefield Back PM caught up in scandal over lockdown parties LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – Boris Johnson’s Conservatives lost two seats in parliament on Friday, a crushing blow to the …

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