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World

This Little Lionel Messi Fan Is Now A Taliban Target

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In 2016 Murtaza Ahmadi's photo went viral but his internet fame has now put his life in danger.

Politics

Politics

UN Official Begins Probe Into Khashoggi Murder

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A UN human rights rapporteur has arrived in Ankara for a week-long visit to lead an international inquiry into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Turkish Foreign Ministry has confirmed.

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Updated

Topless Protesters 'Over The Moon' As Saudi Woman Heads To Canada

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Activists who took to the streets of Sydney urging the government to resettle an 18-year-old Saudi woman are "over the moon" she has been granted asylum in Canada.

National

National

Topless Protesters Demand Saudi Teen Rahaf Al-Qunun Be Granted Asylum

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Activists took to the streets of Sydney on Thursday urging the government to grant an 18-year-old Saudi woman asylum in Australia.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Teacher Caught Allegedly 'Masturbating' Under Desk During Lesson

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

National

National

Here's How The Government Can Strip Citizenship From An Australian

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Australian terrorist Neil Prakash has become the most recent person to have his Australian citizenship stripped after fighting for the Islamic State.

World

World

USA And Israel Pull Out Of UN Education, Science And Culture Agreement

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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation has just lost two members, as the USA and Israel protest what they perceive as 'anti-Israel bias'.

World

World

David Attenborough's Warning To World Leaders

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David Attenborough has issued a heartfelt plea to world leaders, urging them to take immediate action on climate change.

Movies

Movies

People Are Mad Lena Dunham Is Turning This Refugee's Story Into A Hollywood Film

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The actor, writer, producer and director will pen the screen adaptation of 2017's A Hope More Powerful Than The Sea.

World

World

'I Didn't Expect That Reaction': Donald Trump Laughed At Twice At UN

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U.S. President Donald Trump was laughed at -- twice -- by the audience at the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

World

World

Jacinda Ardern Makes History, Brings First Baby Of New Zealand To UN

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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern delivered her first speech at the United Nations general assembly in the United States, and baby Neve had a front-row seat.

World

World

Cate Blanchett Gives 'Gut-Wrenching' U.N. Speech On Rohingya Crisis

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"How can any mother endure seeing her child thrown into a fire?"

World

World

Mynanmar Military Must Face Genocide Charges: UN

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About 700,000 Rohingya have fled violence in the country.

World

World

Former U.N. Chief Kofi Annan Dies Aged 80

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In a statement his foundation said he died peacefully after a short battle with illness.

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Views

Why Is No One Talking About China's Mass Atrocities?

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Australia is turning its back to the Uyghur crisis as China this week ferociously denies claims that it has detained and indoctrinated millions in political camps.

National

National

UN Calls Out Australia For Allowing Forced Sterilisation Of Women With Disabilities

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Forced sterilisation is considered tantamount to torture, so why is it still a procedure in Australia?

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Updated

US Withdraws From UN Human Rights Council

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It comes as the US faces intense criticism for detaining children separated from their immigrant parents at the US-Mexico border.

World

World

Arab States Launch Attack On Major Yemen Port

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The Saudi-Arabian-backed force aims to rid the region of rebel group Houthi.