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Bear on the loose in Japan

Four hurt and flights disrupted as bear goes on the rampage in city

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during a Workers’ Party meeting in Pyongyang on Thursday

Kim Jong Un vows to be ready for confrontation with US

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A woman receiving a vaccination

Israel to transfer one million soon-to-expire Covid jabs to Palestinians

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People queue up to buy Apple Daily at a downtown street in Hong Kong on Friday

Hong Kong newspaper Apple Daily increases print run after arrests

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Iran Elections

Iranians vote in presidential election tipped in favour of hard-liner

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Babis Anagnostopolou has confessed to the murder of his wife Caroline Crouch

Caroline Crouch: Greek husband confesses to murdering British wife

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Joe Biden after he signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act

Biden signs bill making Juneteenth a US federal holiday

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R Kelly

R Kelly’s new legal team nears approval ahead of upcoming trial

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Former US secretary of state Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo launches action committee amid speculation over presidential bid

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Mark and Patricia McCloskey standing in front of their house to confront protesters

US gun-waving couple plead guilty to misdemeanours

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Visitors to the Natural History Museum in Paris look at a coelacanth exhibit

Weird ‘living fossil’ fish can live for 100 years and be pregnant for 5

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Police officers in front of a house in Espelkamp, Germany

Two killed in shooting in western German town

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Lisbon has seen a surge in cases, with experts believing the Delta variant is being transmitted there

Portugal bans travel in and out of Lisbon with whole country on UK amber list

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Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo

Ivory Coast’s ex-president returns after International Criminal Court acquittal

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Covid-19 vaccines

Weekend travel banned in and out of Lisbon as Portugal fights Covid surge

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Kenneth Kaunda

President of Zambia and champion against colonialism Kenneth Kaunda dies at 97

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