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Biden says Trump 'only cares about the stock market' - 09/19/2020

Philadelphia (tca/dpa) - Joe Biden railed against President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and framed the 2020 election as a choice between Main Street and Wall Street during an...

Beijing condemns US ban on Chinese apps WeChat, TikTok - 09/19/2020

Beijing - China on Saturday condemned Washington’s measures against Chinese-owned mobile applications TikTok and WeChat due to take effect on Sunday, removing the software from US app stores. In...

Polish governing majority strife sparks talk of minority government - 09/18/2020

Warsaw - By Krzysztof Bastian, - The infighting in Poland's governing majority reached a new peak on Friday, after several dozen lawmakers failed to support draft legislation, provoking talk of a...

German minister condemns anti-gay discrimination in military - 09/17/2020

Berlin (dpa) – The German military is to distance itself from systematic anti-homosexual discrimination that lasted up until the year 2000, Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said on...

EU executive to propose 'Magnitsky' tool for human rights breaches - 09/16/2020

Brussels - The European Commission will propose an EU mechanism to sanction human rights abuses worldwide, its chief said on Wednesday. "I can announce that we will now come forward with a proposal,"...

FIFA: more than 150 associations have applied for Covid-19 relief - 09/16/2020

Berlin - More than 150 member associations of football's ruling body FIFA have applied for assistance from a 1.5-million dollar coronavirus relief fund, according to the chairman of FIFA's Covid-19...

Iranian president slams Gulf states for normalizing ties with Israel - 09/16/2020

Tehran (dpa) - Iranian President Hassan Rowhani has strongly criticized Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates for normalizing ties with Israel. "Where is your Arabism, where are your concerns about...

Mass Graves Surround Damascus … Millions of Victims - 09/15/2020

For the first time, the court has agreed,in its 30 and 31 court sessions, to interrogate a fully protected witness.He showed up with a masked face, and all his personal information has been kept...

Beijing must give more ground to seal investment deal, Brussels warns - 09/14/2020

Brussels/Beijing - Beijing must make further concessions on market access and sustainable development if it wants to wrap up an investment agreement with Brussels by the end of the year as hoped,...

Germany investigating Islamic State crimes against Yezidis - 09/13/2020

Mannheim, Germany - German prosecutors are investigating five cases in which suspected Islamic State members were involved in atrocities against the Yezidi minority when the militant group controlled...
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