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Iraq blocks Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Instagram, then shuts down internet amid civil unrest
POSTED ON OCTOBER 2, 2019
Network data from the NetBlocks internet observatory show that Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Instagram and other social and messaging apps have been blocked in Iraq by multiple internet providers as of 12:30 UTC, Wednesday 2…Continue
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Men jailed for importing pig semen to create 'super sow'
By Louise Rennie • Reporter
9:58pm Aug 13, 2019
A WA pig farm has been fined $500,000, and two of its workers jailed, over an "arrogant" plan to create a Danish "super-pig" using smuggled semen.
Danish-owned GD Pork ran a secret breeding program out of its Pinjarra piggery for…Continue
Danish capital hit by second blast in four days: police
Reporting by Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen; Editing by Kim Coghill
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - An explosion damaged a police station in Copenhagen early on Saturday, in the second blast to hit the Danish capital in four days.
No one was injured in the blast, which…Continue
The police have set up a special group investigating the explosions.…
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Explosion at the town hall in Landskrona
An explosion has occurred at Landskrona City Hall and several windows on the building have been smashed. The National Bomb Guard has been called to the site to ensure that no explosive items remain. There is no information that anyone has been injured, police write on their website.…Continue
One injured after blast hits Danish Tax Agency
7 August 2019
The headquarters of the Danish Tax Agency has been rocked by a major explosion which blew off its front door and shattered windows across its facade.
At a press conference on Wednesday morning, Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen…
Environmental activist killings double as corruption identified as key driver
August 5th 2019
By environment reporter Nick Kilvert
The number of people killed defending the environment has doubled in the past 15 years, and corruption is driving the high rate, according to new research.
Between 2002 and 2017,…Continue
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Downing of US drone a ‘clear message’ to Washington — Iran’s IRGC commander
Published time: 20 Jun, 2019 07:57
Edited time: 20 Jun, 2019 09:29
The head of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards says the downing of a US drone over its territory was a “clear message” to Washington, proving Tehran will react strongly to any military aggression.
Argentina and Uruguay left without power in massive outage
Sunday 16 June 2019 12:51, UK
Argentina and Uruguay have been left without power after a "failure in the electrical interconnection system"
Edusur, a major provider to the two nations, confirmed the outage in a tweet.
The outage is affecting…Continue
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Two oil tankers struck in suspected attacks in Gulf of Oman: shipping firms
JUNE 13, 2019 / 9:09 AM / UPDATED 26 MINUTES AGO
Lisa Barrington, Rania El Gamal
DUBAI (Reuters) - Two oil tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crews have been evacuated, shipping firms and industry sources said on Thursday, a month after a similar incident in which four…Continue
Germany slams online hate posts about murdered pro-migrant politician
7 June 2019 - 13:38 CEST+02:00…Continue
Swedish police shoot ‘threatening’ man at Malmo train station, check suspicious object
Published time: 10 Jun, 2019 09:43
Edited time: 10 Jun, 2019 09:57
Police shot and injured a man exhibiting “threatening behavior” at Malmo Central Station in Sweden on Monday morning. Parts of the…Continue
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