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George Floyd: Former US President Barack Obama tells protesters they have to vote

Former US President Barack Obama has said there is no choice between protesting and voting - people need to do both. Since the death of...

Tributes for retired police captain killed during street protests

A retired police captain who died during a night of violent protests in a US state was trying to protect his friend’s pawn shop,...

Trump backs away from military threat

President Donald Trump appears to have backed away from his threat to deploy troops to quell ongoing race protests, a day after threatening states...

Tens of millions join Blackout Tuesday in solidarity with George Floyd protests

Social media feeds went dark and quiet on Tuesday as tens of millions of people showed solidarity with the black community following the death...

US patients given first dose of coronavirus antibody treatment

Patients have been given the first dose of a potential antibody treatment designed to fight coronavirus. Scientists developed the antibody in just three months after...

George Floyd death: EU ‘shocked and appalled’ at ‘abuse of power’

The European Union’s top diplomat said the death of George Floyd was the result of an abuse of power and that the 27-nation bloc...

Macy’s hit as New York City imposes curfew amid George Floyd protests

New York City’s late-night curfew has failed to prevent another night of destruction, including arrests after a break-in at Manhattan’s flagship Macy’s store on...

Trump threatens to deploy military in vow to end protests

Donald Trump has described himself as the “president of law and order” as he threatened to deploy the military if state governors did not...

George Floyd was asphyxiated by sustained pressure

A post-mortem examination commissioned for George Floyd’s family found that he died of asphyxiation due to neck and back compression when a Minneapolis police...

US cities brace for more violence over police killings of black people

US cities are bracing for more violence amid a coast-to-coast outpouring of rage over police killings of black people. After six straight days of unrest...

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Keir Starmer calls on PM to urge Donald Trump to ‘respect human rights’

Keir Starmer has called on Boris Johnson to urge Donald Trump to “respect human rights and the fundamental democratic right to peaceful protest” following...

France will not hold Bastille Day parade amid Covid-19 crisis

French troops will not march on the Champs-Elysees avenue on Bastille Day this year. The French presidency says the traditional military parade will be replaced...

Johnson urges world leaders to focus ‘collective ingenuity’ on Covid-19 vaccine hunt

Boris Johnson has urged world leaders to join together and focus their “collective ingenuity” on the search for a coronavirus vaccine that is affordable...

European Central Bank increases support to countries ravaged by pandemic

The European Central Bank has boosted its pandemic emergency support programme by 600 billion euros to 1.35 trillion euros in an effort to keep...

Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu slams West Bank settlers for anti-Trump remarks

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has harshly criticised Jewish West Bank settler leaders for disparaging President Donald Trump over what they perceive to be...
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