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US senator to probe 'talk on ousting Trump'

Dodany: 18 lutego 2019

The pledge comes after a former acting FBI chief recalls discussions on removing the US president. Also: Pakistan rolls out the red carpet for Saudi prince, and tributes are paid to Ken Nordine -...

US planes arrive with aid for Venezuela

Dodany: 17 lutego 2019

Planes carrying food and medicine landed in Colombia at the request of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido. The country’s President Nicolas Maduro says he’ll block it, describing it as a...

Mexico border wall: Trump defends emergency move

Dodany: 16 lutego 2019

President Trump said the US was facing an invasion of drugs and criminals and "walls worked". Also: sixty-six people have been killed by gunmen in northern Nigeria and schoolchildren across the UK...

India says it will 'completely isolate' Pakistan

Dodany: 15 lutego 2019

An Indian minister vows to cut Pakistan off from the world as India mourns dozens of troops killed in Kashmir. Also: Spanish PM sets snap election for April and China closes Everest base camp to...

Trump threatens rare emergency powers to fund border wall

Dodany: 15 lutego 2019

President Trump hopes to avert a shutdown, but faces a legal challenge over his plans to invoke rarely used emergency powers to bypass the political process. Also, the British government has...

Pence urges Europe to withdraw from Iran nuclear pact

Dodany: 14 lutego 2019

The US vice president has strongly criticised European states for what he calls attempts to break America's sanctions on Iran. Also: the EU has drafted new rules on using copyrighted material on...

Two Syrian security agents arrested in Germany

Dodany: 14 lutego 2019

Germany arrests two suspected members of President Assad's security network; President Trump says he's considering all options to solve the crisis in Venezuela; and NASA has declared that the...

Sudan: Evidence of human rights abuses committed by security forces

Dodany: 13 lutego 2019

Footage shows masked security agents chasing and beating anti-government protesters. Witnesses say the agents then took the protestors to secret detention-centres. Also, Thailand's Princess...

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' found guilty in US

Dodany: 13 lutego 2019

Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman was convicted on numerous counts including the distribution of cocaine and heroin. Also: missing Kenyan activist found dead and the 14th century nun who faked her own death.

Venezuela: Maduro denounces 'extremist' Trump

Dodany: 12 lutego 2019

Venezuela's embattled President Nicolás Maduro blames the US for his country's crisis. In an interview with the BBC, Mr. Maduro also says he would use force to defend his government. Also, a...

Fatalities in hospital fire in Cameroon's troubled Anglophone region

Dodany: 12 lutego 2019

The fire ravaged sections of the Kumba district hospital including the surgical wards. Also: fighting slows "final push" against IS in eastern Syria and British judge says sorry after falling...

Afghanistan: Patrick Shanahan arrives for talks on peace efforts

Dodany: 11 lutego 2019

US acting Defence Secretary meets Afghan president to discuss efforts to end conflict. This follows talks between US and Taliban and other Afghan parties. Also, huge crowds in Iran mark 40th...

China Says Uighur Musician 'Alive'

Dodany: 11 lutego 2019

China releases a video of Abdhurehim Heyit, said by campaigners to have been tortured to death in prison; a new party in Poland takes aim at the country's conservative politicians and, taking time:...

Final assault on IS held territory

Dodany: 10 lutego 2019

Kurdish-led alliance says final assault underway against Islamic State forces in Syria; the US Senator Elizabeth Warren has confirmed she will contest the Democratic nomination in next year's...

Thailand's king condemns sister's bid to be PM

Dodany: 9 lutego 2019

The king of Thailand says his elder sister is not allowed to stand for election as Prime Minister. Also: Venezuela's embattled President has vowed not to let in “fake aid” from the United States....

Young players die in fire at top Rio football club

Dodany: 8 lutego 2019

The victims include young footballers who were staying at Flamengo's training centre. Also: Thai royal to stand as PM candidate and reliving the moment a kayak was hit by a whale.

Diplomatic spat between Paris and Rome

Dodany: 8 lutego 2019

A diplomatic row between France and Italy has depended. Also: The UN investigation into the death of Jamal Khashoggi says the journalist was the victim of a brutal and premeditated killing…And...

Facebook ordered by Germany to gather less user data

Dodany: 7 lutego 2019

Germany has carried out a probe into the social network following concerns that members were unaware of the extent of the firm's activities. It covered data gathered from third-party sources as...

Trump says he'll announce IS group has lost Iraq and Syria

Dodany: 7 lutego 2019

The US president made the remarks at a meeting of the US-led coalition against IS. Also: Venezuela's opposition says soldiers have blocked a bridge on the border with Colombia to prevent the...

Tusk says there is a 'special place in hell' for no-plan Brexiteers

Dodany: 6 lutego 2019

The European Council president sparks a backlash from Brexit-backing MPs after his comments. Also: US envoy in North Korea for nuclear talks and scientists visit Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai - one of...