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Seville judge throws out 'rebellious pussy' effigy case
Parade aimed to defend rights rather than offend religious sensibilities, judge says

Stephen Burgen in Barcelona

11, Oct, 2019 @4:45 PM

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Betrayed yet again, the Kurds need our support | Letters
Letters: Frances O’Grady says Trump’s behaviour over Syria should be a cautionary tale, Ken Webb points out that America has betrayed Kurdish people before, DBC Reed recalls how they were cheated out of their homeland after the first world war, and Trevor Watkins says the ‘safe zone’ in Syria is anything but


11, Oct, 2019 @4:21 PM

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Who is Marie Yovanovitch, the diplomat defying Trump to testify on Ukraine?
Yovanovitch is expected to appear before Congress to give her account on a subject at the centre of impeachment proceedings

Julian Borger in Washington

11, Oct, 2019 @4:07 PM

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Halle synagogue was fortified before antisemitic attack
Hardened door and security cameras helped protect dozens of people from gunman

Oliver Holmes in Jerusalem and Philip Oltermann in Halle

11, Oct, 2019 @3:42 PM

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Haiti protesters clash with police hours after journalist shot dead
Killing of Néhémie Joseph throws fresh fuel on crisis as protesters demand Jovenel Moïse’s resignation

Peter Beaumont

11, Oct, 2019 @3:27 PM

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Luxury retailer donates €3m for Rome pavement repairs
Rinascente will pay for improvements to walkways outside its flagship store

Angela Giuffrida in Rome

11, Oct, 2019 @2:33 PM

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Putin: Turkish invasion of Syria could release thousands of Isis fighters
Russian president says that he is not sure Turkey could prevent escape of prisoners

Andrew Roth Moscow correspondent

11, Oct, 2019 @2:06 PM

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Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize
Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflict

Jason Burke and Jon Henley

11, Oct, 2019 @2:05 PM

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CNN's Chris Cuomo apologizes for joke about gender pronouns
After Kamala Harris introduced herself with ‘My pronouns are she, her and hers,’ Cuomo responded ‘Mine too’ at an LGBTQ town hall

Guardian staff

11, Oct, 2019 @1:27 PM

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Francisco Franco's remains to be moved in next two weeks
Spanish deputy PM says dictator’s family will be given 48 hours’ notice of exhumation

Sam Jones in Madrid

11, Oct, 2019 @12:56 PM

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Pompeii dig unearths fighting fresco in 'gladiators' tavern'
Well-preserved find on wall beneath stairwell is latest discovery at Regio V site

Angela Giuffrida in Rome

11, Oct, 2019 @12:42 PM

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Have you taken part in Extinction Rebellion events?
If you have protested with the group in the UK we would like to hear about your experiences

Guardian readers

11, Oct, 2019 @12:30 PM

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