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Russia-Ukraine war latest: what we know on day 223 of the invasion
Russia no longer has full control over any ‘annexed’ provinces as Ukrainian brigades achieve biggest breakthrough since start of war

Helen Sullivan

03, Oct, 2022 @11:38 PM

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Biden pledges $60m to stormproof Puerto Rico during visit
The US territory has been frequently battered by hurricanes but is often overlooked by the federal government when it comes to aid

Coral Murphy Marcos in New York

03, Oct, 2022 @11:00 PM

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Brazilians shocked as Bolsonaro’s strong election showing defies expectations
Far-right president forces second round after closely trailing Lula, disappointing those who had hoped to turn a page on his influence

Tom Phillips in São Paulo

03, Oct, 2022 @5:43 PM

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Burkina Faso coup fuels fears of growing Russian mercenary presence in Sahel
North Africa analysts believe new leader Ibrahim Traoré may seek help from Moscow in fight against Islamic extremists

Jason Burke Africa correspondent

03, Oct, 2022 @4:35 PM

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Why did the Brazil election pollsters get Bolsonaro’s vote so wrong?
One expert says many surveys overrepresented poor voters, and far-right supporters may just not respond

Jon Henley

03, Oct, 2022 @4:32 PM

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Russia no longer has full control of any of four ‘annexed’ Ukrainian provinces
Kyiv’s troops advanced in southern Kherson province and made additional gains in east

Luke Harding and Isobel Koshiw in Kyiv, and Peter Beaumont in Sloviansk

03, Oct, 2022 @4:00 PM

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Indonesia football stadium disaster: police chief sacked as investigation launched
Officers investigated after teargas fired and at least 125 people, including 32 children, killed in crush

Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok and Reno Surya in Jakarta

03, Oct, 2022 @3:54 PM

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Brazilian left celebrates election wins for trans and Indigenous candidates
Successes in congress as progressive standard bearer Lula is favourite to defeat Bolsonaro in second round of presidential vote

Andrew Downie in São Paulo

03, Oct, 2022 @3:44 PM

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Russian woman behind on-air war protest reportedly escapes house arrest
Journalist Marina Ovsyannikova gained international attention after holding up ‘no war’ poster on live TV

Pjotr Sauer

03, Oct, 2022 @3:04 PM

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Russia-Ukraine war latest: what we know on day 222 of the invasion
Ukraine’s president says progress made in Kherson as well as in Donetsk as Ukraine pushes further into occupied territory Russia intends to annex

Martin Belam, Léonie Chao-Fong and Guardian staff

03, Oct, 2022 @2:54 PM

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‘Ordinary’ Chinese vase valued at €2,000 sells for almost €8m after bidding war
Tianqiuping-style porcelain sells for nearly 4,000 times its estimated value

Kim Willsher in Paris

03, Oct, 2022 @1:49 PM

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‘Countless lives damaged’: UK’s dark history of gay conversion practices
New book covers period from 1950s to 1970s, but its author highlights continuing lack of full ban

Alexandra Topping

03, Oct, 2022 @1:00 PM

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