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Posted by u/reuters
We are Reuters journalists Poppy McPherson and Shoon Naing. We've been covering the recent events in Myanmar. Ask us anything!
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Posted by u/Litvi
China launches app for citizens to report anyone who has 'mistaken opinions' or 'denies the excellence of socialist culture'
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Posted by u/castella-1557
One-fifth of QAnon posts in US originated in foreign countries like China, Russia, Analysis Shows
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Posted by u/marsianer
The war against Russia's spies just cost Putin billions from a cancelled nuclear contract
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Posted by u/zsreport
China is committing 'crimes against humanity' with its treatment of Uyghurs in Xinjiang, human rights group says
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Posted by u/DoremusJessup
A once-prized coffee species, rediscovered in West Africa decades after it was thought to have disappeared, is just as tasty as high-end Arabica and more resilient to climate change, scientists said, adding that the forgotten bean could help future-proof quality coffee
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Posted by u/very_excited
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has lost control of the Knesset and may soon also lose the Prime Minister’s Office, after the anti-Netanyahu bloc defeated him in a key vote in the parliament on Monday.
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Posted by u/Jean_Zombi
Uyghur Australian woman breaks her silence as her husband is sentenced to 25 years in a Chinese jail in Xinjiang
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Posted by u/polymute
Germany to charge leaders of Chechen 'gay purge' with crimes against humanity
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Posted by u/DoremusJessup
Moscow's military build-up on the border with Ukraine is even bigger than in 2014 when Russia invaded Crimea, a Pentagon spokesman said Monday, describing the deployment as "very seriously concerning"
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Posted by u/Dull_Tonight
Federally funded Canadian museum to shine a light on ‘genocide in China’ this week
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Posted by u/AngelofDeath2020
Duterte says he will send warships to West Philippine Sea if China starts drilling for oil
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Posted by u/zsreport
Brazil's indigenous tribes protest bill that would allow commercial mining on their land
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Posted by u/mistakes_maker
New Zealand airport worker tests positive to Covid on second day of travel bubble
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Posted by u/FlickyG
‘Break their roots’: New report details Chinese authorities’ alleged torture, rape of Uighur women
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Posted by u/KimJongHarper
Report: China, Russia fueling QAnon conspiracy theories
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Posted by u/Dull_Tonight
Atomwaffen Division: UK to ban US-based neo-Nazi group as terrorist organisation
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Posted by u/dihydrodick
NASA successfully flies small helicopter on Mars
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Posted by u/Sad_Effort
Warming Earth is standing on the 'verge of the abyss' after 2020 was the third hottest year on record, United Nations warns
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Posted by u/morenewsat11
Chad: President Idriss Déby dies, says national radio
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Posted by u/NewserUser
Russia Claims Alexei Navalny's Health is Fine, While His Doctors Say He Could Die Any Minute
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Posted by u/filipv
US fighter jets seen taking-off from bases in Japan carrying full loads of live ammo and ECM pods, which is very unusual.
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Posted by u/mistakes_maker
France deports Algerian Deliveroo rider who refused to serve Jewish customers
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Posted by u/Bream1000
China denies tearing down mosques, claims it's "reconstructing" them for Muslims' safety
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Posted by u/bigstupidandgay
Russian military build-up near Ukraine numbers more than 150,000 troops, EU's Borrell says
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Posted by u/DavidxPxD
Lidl to become the first major retailer in Ireland to offer free period products to customers from next month
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Posted by u/kuba85
U.S. warns airlines on flights near Ukraine-Russian border
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Posted by u/Pahasapa66
Suspected poacher killed by elephants at South African national park
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Posted by u/BoGaN223
‘Relentless’ climate crisis intensified in 2020, says UN report
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Posted by u/tanginangbuhay0927
Thousands Call for Philippine President To Resign Over Pandemic Response: Tens of thousands of Filipinos have signed an online petition demanding Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte resign to “save the nation” from his government’s pandemic response in the county.
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Posted by u/TwasAnChild
49 passengers on India-Hong Kong flight test positive for COVID | Coronavirus pandemic News
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Posted by u/Dull_Tonight
‘Unprovoked escalation’: US slams Russian plan to block Black Sea
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Posted by u/r721
Chad President Idriss Deby dies on front lines, according to an army statement
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Posted by u/Lixard52
President of Chad dies in clashes with rebels
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Posted by u/giggityglenquagy
Major Archbishop: Ukrainians living in ‘psychological terror’ as Russian troops gather at border
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Posted by u/ptitrainvaloin
China’s social credit program creeps into Canada
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Posted by u/RomashkinSib
Congressmen ask Biden admin to keep chip design software away from China
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Posted by u/Maxcactus
Leaked Ukraine defense memo reveals scope of Russia's aggression
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Posted by u/WhiterunUK
Oppression of journalists in China ‘may have been factor in Covid pandemic’ according to the press freedom group Reporters Without Borders.
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Posted by u/throwawayAcc16777216
World on the verge of climate crisis ‘abyss’, warns UN
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Posted by u/cutestudent
'No place for you': Indian hospitals buckle amid virus surge
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Posted by u/benh999
Taiwan seizes chance to host foreign reporters kicked out of China
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Posted by u/Conspirologist
Miguel Diaz-Canel is new appointed president of Cuba
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Posted by u/camdoodlebop
Queen enters 'twilight' of reign after farewell to Philip
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Posted by u/NinjaDiscoJesus
Chad's President Idriss Déby has died suddenly in clashes with rebels in the north of the country at the weekend, the army has said on state TV.
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Posted by u/BoGaN223
US ambassador to leave Moscow as tensions rise
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Posted by u/Individual99991
Chinese universities should produce inquisitive thinkers who are totally loyal to the Communist Party, says Xi Jinping
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Posted by u/AusCan531
Australian Vaccine could have been among the very best but was abandoned because it gave False Positive results for HIV.
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Posted by u/jonnycool06
Investigation Reveals Hong Kong Government Spent Millions on Lobbying in Capitol Hill in the USA
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Posted by u/PjeterPannos
Myanmar Junta Imported $15M Worth of Russian Radar Equipment in February
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Posted by u/BareAuthority
New Tanzanian Variant Detected In Angola From An Entirely New Branch Of SARS-CoV-2
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