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Burkina Faso junta leaders urge calm after shooting sparks coup fears

Burkina Faso junta leaders urge calm after shooting sparks coup fears

Ouagadougou, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Burkina Faso’s military leader said he was working on a recovery plan after shootings and bombings in the capital sparked fears of a second coup in eight months. Negotiate calmly. Soldiers and military vehicles drove down the deserted streets of Ouagadougou after dawn on Friday, cutting off access to the …

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North Korea missile launch sparks tensions, Kamala Harris visits DMZ CNN

North Korea missile launch sparks tensions, Kamala Harris visits DMZ CNN

CNN — U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris visited the Demilitarized Zone that separates North and South Korea on Thursday, the last leg of her four-day trip to Asia. A day after Pyongyang fired two ballistic missiles into the waters off its east coast, Harris stood in the highly fortified area to condemn North Korea’s Kim …

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To challenge the West, Russia launches plan to annex large swathes of Ukraine

Medvedev sparks Russian fears over Ukraine nuclear strike

Dmitry Medvedev, deputy chairman of the Russian Security Council, attends the Victory Day military parade on Red Square in central Moscow, Russia, on May 9, 2022, marking the 77th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War II.REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Sign up now for free and unlimited access to Reuters.com register Medvedev warns West …

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Doctor making notes and offended woman

‘Don’t brush your hair’: Woman upset over doctor’s notes sparks debate

A woman has shared her concerns online after reading notes from a GP she deemed ‘rude’. In a post on popular discussion site Mumsnet, user Ispy9 explained that a year ago she suffered from anxiety and depression and went to see her doctor for support. The number of adults in the U.S. experiencing symptoms of …

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Ukraine welcomes 'heroes' home after prisoner swap; Russian mobilization sparks anti-war protests

Ukraine welcomes ‘heroes’ home after prisoner swap; Russian mobilization sparks anti-war protests

Finland says traffic arriving at Russian border increased overnight After President Vladimir Putin ordered the mobilization of more troops for the Ukrainian war, the Finnish border guard said traffic on the country’s eastern border with Russia had “intensified” overnight, Reuters reported. “The number has clearly risen,” Matti Pitkanitty, head of international affairs at the Finnish …

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NASA Artemis 1 refueling test sparks another leak deemed 'controllable'

NASA Artemis 1 refueling test sparks another leak deemed ‘controllable’

See what’s clicked on FoxBusiness.com On Wednesday morning, the Artemis 1 rocket fuel test hit another snag because of the same leak as in previous launch attempts. NASA said its mission managers detected a liquid hydrogen leak at the 8-inch quick-disconnect seal between the tail service mast umbilical and the rocket. The launch director signed …

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Protests erupt across Iran as woman's death sparks violent riots

Protests erupt across Iran as woman’s death sparks violent riots

Sign up now for free and unlimited access to Reuters.com register Top leaders’ representatives vow to follow up on case Mahsa Amini dies after being detained by ethics police Death sparks angry protests across Iran, including capital DUBAI, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Protests raged across Iran for a fourth straight day on Tuesday, with authorities …

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Deadly Chinese bus crash sparks outrage, grief over 'zero covid' policy

Deadly Chinese bus crash sparks outrage, grief over ‘zero covid’ policy

The bus left the Chinese city of Guiyang shortly after midnight, carrying 45 residents who had been forcibly quarantined because of close contact with coronavirus patients. By 2:40 a.m., the bus rolled into a ditch, killing 27 people. The crash in southern Guizhou province earlier on Sunday sparked outrage and grief in China, with many …

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China quarantine bus crash kills 27, sparks anger over zero coronavirus policy | CNN

China quarantine bus crash kills 27, sparks anger over zero coronavirus policy | CNN

CNN — A bus carrying residents to a coronavirus quarantine facility crashed on Sunday, killing 27 people, sparking outrage and criticism of China’s ruthless zero-coronavirus policy. According to authorities, the bus carrying 47 people from Guiyang, the capital of Guizhou province, to a remote county seat 155 miles (249 kilometers) away, overturned on a mountain …

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