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U.N. urges Turkey to investigate Syria executions 0

U.N. urges Turkey to investigate Syria executions

Turkey could be deemed responsible for summary executions by an affiliated armed group of captured Kurdish fighters and a politician, acts that may amount to war crimes, the United Nations said on Tuesday. Francesca...

Erdogan says goal in Syria is to ‘eliminate terrorist groups’, return refugees 0

Erdogan says goal in Syria is to ‘eliminate terrorist groups’, return refugees

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday that the goal of military operation “Peace Spring ” in Syria was to ‘eliminate terrorist groups’ and PKK bases in northern Syria. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Erdogan...

Springboks not underestimating Brave Blossoms in World Cup quarter-final showdown 0

Springboks not underestimating Brave Blossoms in World Cup quarter-final showdown

We “don’t underestimate anything”, says South Africa’s assistant coach Mzwandile Stick as they prepare to face hosts Japan in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals. Springboks not underestimating Brave Blossoms in World Cup quarter-final showdown

“Probably one of the most appalling nights I have seen in football” – English FA chairman Clarke 0

“Probably one of the most appalling nights I have seen in football” – English FA chairman Clarke

English FA chairman Greg Clarke says UEFA will be carrying out a full investigation into racist abuse directed at England players during their Euro 2020 qualifier against Bulgaria. “Probably one of the most appalling...

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Pakistan 0

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Pakistan

Britain’s Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Catherine, arrived in Pakistan’s capital on Monday to begin a five day visit that will focus on boosting ties and addressing challenges such as climate...

Protesters defy British police order to halt climate change demonstrations in London 0

Protesters defy British police order to halt climate change demonstrations in London

British police ordered a halt to Extinction Rebellion protests in London after a week of civil disobedience by climate change activists – but demonstrations continued on Tuesday, targeting the British Transport Ministry. Ciara Lee...

UK hiring falls by most in over four years 0

UK hiring falls by most in over four years

Britain’s jobs boom has weakened in the approach to Brexit with the number of people in work unexpectedly falling. David Pollard reports. UK hiring falls by most in over four years

Jay and Silent Bob return for a reboot 18 years later 0

Jay and Silent Bob return for a reboot 18 years later

In the first sequel since the 2001 original, Jay and Silent Bob are up to their old tricks. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Jay and Silent Bob return for a reboot 18 years later

Oldest and first black female Booker Prize winners 0

Oldest and first black female Booker Prize winners

Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo have been jointly awarded the Booker Prize, with judges flouting the rules to name both winners. Gracie Jerome reports. Oldest and first black female Booker Prize winners

‘It’s important we don’t look back’, says All Blacks’ Coles ahead of Ireland quarter-final 0

‘It’s important we don’t look back’, says All Blacks’ Coles ahead of Ireland quarter-final

Dane Coles says it’s important the All Blacks’ ‘don’t look back’ on their two recent defeats by Ireland as they prepare for their quarter-final clash. ‘It’s important we don’t look back’, says All Blacks’...