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Can Ukrainian forces recapture Kherson from Russia?
Analysis: Using greater accuracy of US-made Himars system to damage without destroying infrastructure will be a challenge

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

26, Jul, 2022 @7:54 AM

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There is a global debt crisis coming – and it won’t stop at Sri Lanka | Jayati Ghosh
Foreign capital flees poorer countries at the first sign of instability. The pandemic and Ukraine war ensure there is plenty of that around, says economist Jayati Ghosh

Jayati Ghosh

26, Jul, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Tuesday briefing: The key exchanges from last night’s Tory leadership debate
In today’s newsletter: Sunak interrupted, Truss called him finely dressed – and the climate was all but ignored. Will anyone have changed their minds?

Archie Bland

26, Jul, 2022 @5:51 AM

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Russia’s Gazprom to make drastic cut to Europe’s gas supply from Wednesday
Zelenskiy accused Moscow of ‘gas war’ after Russian state-controlled energy company says it is halting a turbine due to its ‘technical condition’

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

26, Jul, 2022 @5:30 AM

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Ministers don’t know if £486m pandemic traffic light system worked, say MPs
Public accounts committee says it is unknown whether cost of implementing international travel curbs was worth the disruption

Rupert Neate

26, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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I saw signs of monkeypox at Berlin’s pride parade – but that doesn’t mean it’s a ‘gay disease’ | Roland Bull
This latest virus looks like being my community’s round three, after Aids and Covid. Let’s not make the same mistakes we’ve made before

Roland Bull

26, Jul, 2022 @3:49 AM

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Japan executes man over Tokyo stabbing rampage – reports
Tomohiro Kato, who killed seven people in 2008, was hanged on Tuesday in Japan’s first execution this year

Justin McCurry in Tokyo with agencies

26, Jul, 2022 @3:12 AM

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Keep starfish off the barbecue: New Zealanders call for rockpool protections
As over-harvesting of edible creatures adds to pressures on shoreline ecosystems, local groups and iwi urge temporary bans

Tess McClure in Auckland

26, Jul, 2022 @2:46 AM

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Zelenskiy calls on Europe to respond to Russia’s ‘gas war’ – as it happened

Samantha Lock (now); Joanna Walters, Gloria Oladipo, Tom Ambrose and Martin Belam (earlier)

26, Jul, 2022 @12:18 AM

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Pope Francis ‘begs forgiveness’ over abuse at church schools in Canada
Pontiff apologises on visit to country over ‘catastrophic’ historical mistreatment of Indigenous children

Leyland Cecco

26, Jul, 2022 @12:09 AM

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California fire crews make progress against ferocious Oak fire near Yosemite
Fire burning near famous national park exploded in size over weekend but crews achieved 10% containment by Monday morning

Gabrielle Canon in Mariposa

25, Jul, 2022 @8:29 PM

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Motion to oppose same-sex marriage forces rethink of Anglican summit
Division flares in run-up to first such meeting of bishops from around world in 14 years

Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent

25, Jul, 2022 @6:37 PM

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