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Tell us: how you have been affected by the situation in Ethiopia?
We would like to hear from people in Ethiopia and those who are part of the diaspora on the situation in the country

Guardian community team

04, Nov, 2021 @4:41 PM

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Ethiopia-Turkey pact fuels speculation about drone use in Tigray war
Reports say Ethiopia wants to buy Bayraktar TB2 drones after military cooperation agreement was signed with Ankara

Dan Sabbagh

04, Nov, 2021 @2:49 PM

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Europe once again at centre of Covid pandemic, says WHO
Cases at near-record levels and 500,000 more deaths forecast by February

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

04, Nov, 2021 @2:45 PM

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UK is first to approve oral antiviral pill to treat Covid
Pill can be taken twice daily at home and priority will be given to elderly patients and those with health vulnerabilities

Ian Sample Science editor

04, Nov, 2021 @12:38 PM

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Russia expels Dutch journalist Tom Vennink
‘Surprise’ expulsion of de Volkskrant reporter follows that of the BBC’s Sarah Rainsford in August

Andrew Roth in Moscow

04, Nov, 2021 @11:11 AM

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Small cuts in air traffic would level off global heating caused by flying – study
Annual cuts of 2.5% would keep aviation’s contribution to global warming at about 0.04C, research suggests

Kate Ravilious

04, Nov, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Nicaraguan exiles see vote as step on Ortega’s road to dictatorship
Many Nicaraguans, including the ruling couple’s estranged daughter, see unhappy parallels with the fight against Somoza half a century ago

Tom Phillips in San José

04, Nov, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Thursday briefing: Fury as PM vetoes sleaze watchdog
Starmer decries ‘corruption’ in Owen Paterson row … unrest in Belfast … the female billionaire behind Oxford’s newly renamed college

Warren Murray

04, Nov, 2021 @6:29 AM

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What the mushroom cloud from 1952 hydrogen bomb test revealed
Three planes with sampling equipment flew into the cloud created by the Ivy Mike nuclear device

David Hambling

04, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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‘We need to be much clearer’: leading Democrat questions US strategy on defending Taiwan
Intelligence committee chief Adam Schiff says US and allies must make it clear to China ‘what a significant cost it would pay were it to use force’

Helen Davidson in Taipei, and agencies

04, Nov, 2021 @5:40 AM

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Ex-Nato head says Putin wanted to join alliance early on in his rule
George Robertson recalls Russian president did not want to wait in line with ‘countries that don’t matter’

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

04, Nov, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Plant in traditional Samoa medicine could be as effective as ibuprofen, study shows
Researchers say leaves of the matalafi plant could also potentially be used to treat cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases

Joshua Mcdonald

04, Nov, 2021 @2:18 AM

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