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Turkey to impose coronavirus curfews in 15 cities: Live updates

1 hour 9 min ago
Weekend lockdown will be in effect in major Turkish cities including Ankara, Istanbul and Izmir.

US warship sails through Taiwan Strait on Tiananmen anniversary

1 hour 30 min ago
The US and China have stepped up manoeuvres around self-ruled Taiwan as bilateral ties have deteriorated.

What is the 'Boogaloo' movement?

2 hours 31 min ago
A new far-right movement may be stoking tensions in US protests. Who are its adherents, and what do they want?

Revolt of the generals: Trump faces heat from US military leaders

3 hours 34 min ago
Current and former Pentagon officials break with embattled US president over crackdown on Floyd protesters.

'Get your knee off our necks': Minneapolis honours George Floyd

4 hours 24 min ago
Thousands stand silent for eight minutes, 46 seconds to remember the man whose killing set off protests across the US.

Qatar Airways CEO: Coronavirus has changed the airline industry

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 22:50
Akbar al-Baker, the head of Qatar Airways, discusses the future of global air travel after the coronavirus pandemic.

Cameroonian journalist Samuel Wazizi dies in gov't detention: RSF

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 22:00
Media watchdog calls Samuel Wazizi's death 'the worst crime against a journalist in the past 10 years in Cameroon'.

Remembering George Floyd: Minneapolis bids farewell - Live

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 20:58
Minneapolis holds first of several memorial services to honour the man whose killing set off protests nationwide.

Will Hong Kong's democracy movement survive?

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 20:49
Annual Tiananmen Square massacre vigil banned as mainland China tightens grip on territory.

Lebanon MP: Protesters outside officials' homes should be 'shot'

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 20:28
Jamil Sayyed's comments lead to outrage in a country in its seventh month of anti-establishment demonstrations.

Vaccines alliance raises $8.8bn for global immunisation plans

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 20:08
The Gavi international group raises money to fund immunisation programmes through to 2025 amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Minneapolis says goodbye to George Floyd

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 20:08
First of several planned services to honour Floyd, an unarmed Black man killed by police, takes place in Minneapolis.

Google: Foreign hackers target Trump, Biden campaigns

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 20:06
The unusually public attribution is a sign of how sensitive Americans have become to digital espionage efforts.

Burundi court upholds poll results, says Ndayishimiye president

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 18:52
Panel of judges rules that poll fraud complaints by opposition leader Agathon Rwasa are 'null and void'.

Analysis: Turkey is winning in Libya, but challenges remain

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 18:34
Turkey wants an immediate political solution to the conflict in Libya - with or without Haftar's collaboration.

Authorities 'assume' British girl Madeleine McCann is dead

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 18:30
Convicted German man is under investigation in case of three-year-old British girl missing since 2007.

Analysis: How Saudi Arabia and Iran became rivals

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 18:19
The Cold War moved to the Middle East, where the front-line states are led not by political stances but religious ones.

Erdogan: Haftar, his backers biggest obstacle to peace in Libya

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 18:06
After meeting GNA head al-Sarraj, Turkish leader says history will judge those who caused 'bloodshed' by backing Haftar.

Senegal to ease some coronavirus curbs after protests escalate

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 17:30
Government says it will relax dusk-to-dawn curfew and lift a ban on inter-regional travel after two nights of unrest.

Thousands attend Hong Kong Tiananmen Square vigil, flouting ban

Thu, 06/04/2020 - 17:30
Attendees defied coronavirus ban to attend the vigil, marked by worries over China's new national security legislation.