Amnesty accuses President Trump of human rights violations

BBC News - 29 min 27 sec ago
Amnesty International says Donald Trump's policies could signal "a new era of human rights regression".
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Trump endorses guns for teachers to stop shootings

BBC News - 45 min 40 sec ago
The president also tells Florida shooting survivors he supports calls for improved background checks.
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Fear of war looms over Syria neighbours, Iran says

BBC News - 1 hour 52 min ago
Abbas Araqchi says Iran's presence in Syria is not aimed at creating a new front against Israel.
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Explosion at US embassy in Montenegro

BBC News - 3 hours 3 min ago
An assailant threw an explosive device into the embassy compound before killing himself.
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Syria war: UN plea to end 'hell on earth' Eastern Ghouta crisis

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 11:23pm
The UN Secretary General is calling for an end to the fighting so aid can enter the rebel-held area.
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How Venezuelans stave off hunger amidst a food crisis

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 9:28pm
Food has become so scarce in Venezuela after the economy collapsed that people are getting desperate.
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Israel foiled 'plane terror plot' in Australia

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 9:27pm
PM Benjamin Netanyahu says his nation halted an "unimaginable slaughter" last year.
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Syria conflict: Will powers end up in direct war?

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 8:37pm
The increasing tension between the different countries with a stake in the Syrian conflict poses a real threat to the region.
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What will Brexit mean for Britain's overseas territories?

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 8:36pm
Brexit will have profound consequences for the 250,000 people in the UK's overseas territories.
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Nigeria Boko Haram: Some missing girls 'rescued' after school attack

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 7:51pm
Some of the 100 girls thought to have been abducted in Nigeria have been found, officials say.
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Meet the farmer who found happiness in an ancestral way of life

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 7:06pm
French farmer Jean-Bernard Huon has rejected modern techniques such as machinery and chemicals, relying instead on traditional methods.
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Venezuela's Maduro wants 'mega-election' amid opposition boycott

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 6:26pm
Nicolás Maduro calls for more elections to be added to April's vote amid an opposition boycott.
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School shooting survivor's tearful plea

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 6:19pm
Sam Zeif, who survived the Florida school shooting, has called for new laws to stop such a tragedy happening again.
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Ford executive leaves over inappropriate behaviour

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 5:56pm
The car giant says US chief Raj Nair's actions were "inconsistent with the company's code of conduct".
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US: St Louis morning radio presenter gives birth on air

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 5:46pm
Cassiday Proctor, a morning radio presenter, gave birth by Caesarean section live on air.
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Father of Florida shooting victim to Trump: 'I'm pissed'

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 5:46pm
Andrew Pollack - whose daughter Meadow died in Parkland - vented his anger to the president.
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Moment policeman catches falling child

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 5:12pm
He was guarding a bank in Asyut, Egypt, when he spotted the boy three floors above.
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Netanyahu aide 'agrees to turn state's witness'

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 4:58pm
It is being seen as a blow to the Israeli PM as he faces several corruption allegations.
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Florida shooting survivors rally for gun control

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 4:30pm
A youth-led campaign for gun control born out of Florida's school shooting stages its first protest.
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Hundreds of drones create spectacular light show

BBC News - February 21, 2018 - 3:38pm
Three hundred drones created a stunning light show in the night sky during Olympic medal ceremony.
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