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US-Taliban agreement to be signed shortly allows for complete US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan in 14 months https://t.co/gmTV1mLDeE
Retweeted by BBC News (World)The world’s bananas are in trouble – is this the solution? 🍌🍌🍌 More ideas for saving the banana on the People Fix… https://t.co/2GB812Nn5J
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Syria war: Turkey says thousands of migrants have crossed to EU https://t.co/wNzOOfA8PQ"Look! It's so close, but reaching it is so hard" Turkey says it is no longer preventing Syrians from leaving for… https://t.co/4lknIMYPtPThree die in dry-ice incident at Moscow pool party https://t.co/f6GqYt4RHwFive killed in Louth and Cavan crashes https://t.co/ykhktEFhO5Russia’s most popular daily this morning: “Will war break out between Russia and Turkey?” Paper accuses Ankara of “… https://t.co/AYAJnp7aIS
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Coronavirus: Misinformation and false medical advice spreads in Iran https://t.co/2FR5CnuAZGFree transport in Luxembourg, but what's the cost? https://t.co/EMcFKzCNkISlovakia election: Double murder haunts voters https://t.co/t4HtyUBTjpCoronavirus: South Korea sees its largest rise in coronavirus cases https://t.co/AR1UGrfpjuCoronavirus: Rescuing China's animals during the outbreak https://t.co/HVGS3iW1bzKizito Mihigo: The Rwandan gospel singer who died in a police cell https://t.co/eZEZCY28n4Delhi riots: Muslim women recall horror of Molotov cocktails and arson https://t.co/1Zwl5hfNm3Syria war: Refugees eye Europe as Turkey hits breaking point https://t.co/wh2PpGOdrlJohn Ratcliffe: Trump picks lawmaker again for US spy boss https://t.co/qK2AwPBBfiWalkout as Polanksi wins 'best director' at Césars https://t.co/lY4XBqlkfb
2/29
2020
"World leaders are behaving like children" Greta Thunberg warns "those in power" she will "not be silenced" in Bri… https://t.co/ugTJxKZkwr
Retweeted by BBC News (World)What does Trump's new Denaturalisation Section do? https://t.co/jqz3V2LfbGTrump urges Afghans to seize opportunity for peace https://t.co/IND5aiw8zD"People's health is much more important than any game," Fifa president Gianni Infantino has not ruled out next mon… https://t.co/sXYkCB30KB
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Asia Bibi, the Pakistani Christian woman who spent years on death row after being convicted of blasphemy, tells the… https://t.co/o5jA4EXO95South Carolina primary: Where we are in the Democratic race https://t.co/WiK0acoceGFive reasons why Canada's 'shutdown' is a big deal https://t.co/XJXF4nm0qaSouth Carolina primary: Is this Joe Biden’s big comeback? https://t.co/5zH3uVoZWFUS court reverses Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' policy https://t.co/swz93hdqlzJoe Biden: what do we know about the former Vice-President? https://t.co/o3N1r8UkXOExhibition aims to 'reframe perceptions' of children in care https://t.co/RPwPaUD1NcCoronavirus: Footballers worried as World Cup & Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifiers under threat https://t.co/UkZMrmQG8XGarth Brooks faces backlash after Sanders mix-up online https://t.co/mZpsE4yTXHWHO upgrades global risk of coronavirus outbreak to "very high" - its top level of risk https://t.co/kVsueSqTPAParis Gare de Lyon: Major fire forces station evacuation https://t.co/W8reRaQM95At least 210 coronavirus patients have died in Iran - far more than officially admitted - Iranian health sources te… https://t.co/p1JmS5WiNQ
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Teen girl beats boys in wrestling match to "make history" as champion in US state of North Carolina https://t.co/G4NUfsul7pSyria war: Turkey lets refugees exit towards Europe https://t.co/GKPb6cS9d6UK's FTSE 100 share index hit by biggest one-week fall since 2008 financial crisis amid coronavirus fears https://t.co/I7eSJ6q9r6
Retweeted by BBC News (World)White House chief of staff accuses US media of stoking coronavirus panic in hope it will "bring down the president" https://t.co/QE595xJGIjChina's triple Olympic champion Sun Yang blasts “unfair” 8 year ban for missing doping test & vows to appeal, but w… https://t.co/EVszdiC6jj
Retweeted by BBC News (World)"I left hospital with a healthy baby daughter and a huge scar across my stomach. I did not find out what had really… https://t.co/AlvDC54iA6
Retweeted by BBC News (World)THREAD: Some of the highlights from the World Service this week 👇 (1/11) Conspiracy theories, misinformation and h… https://t.co/SRRrOr1EIG
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Adam Levine was "cold, reluctant and preoccupied," said one newspaper. #Vina2020 #Maroon5 https://t.co/E0FR32t5Yg
Retweeted by BBC News (World)In January, Taal volcano erupted in the Philippines Thousands of people were evacuated – but some residents have b… https://t.co/AYFgDpFgYXChinese doctor gives the BBC an insight into treating coronavirus in Wuhan https://t.co/tNbWPek6ED https://t.co/jGPScWHoPxBritish man who had been on board cruise ship has died from coronavirus, Japan Health Ministry says https://t.co/QYt7Ty9t2u
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Jacinda Adern: Australia's deportation policy 'corrosive' https://t.co/iQbmPYsdqR
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Netflix’s first African series, Queen Sono, premieres https://t.co/CJsoZZB9uj"It all feels surreal": Living in one of Italy's quarantined villages https://t.co/HKR4ZUCw0D"I will not be silent while the world is on fire – will you?" Climate activist @GretaThunberg tells crowds in Bris… https://t.co/An2hvqiK5c
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Belgian authorities issue warning after woman dies having apparently taken one sip of wine contaminated with MDMA https://t.co/iBnWDmpH6B"I should warn the rest of the world that you guys should take care" Dr Xie Jiang has been fighting the coronaviru… https://t.co/hvnIWXI1l8This is what Taal island in the Philippines looks like now, more than a month after the volcano erupted. Relatives… https://t.co/CWktXpEMPZ
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Drivers were caught out by severe flooding after a water main burst in Houston, Texas https://t.co/JAvDbdTtZC https://t.co/dV6cXlOm3lIran cancelled Friday prayers in Tehran and 22 provincial capitals for first time in decades to limit spread of cor… https://t.co/YEHjeXvkJYWhat would you like to ask about #coronavirus? A health expert will answer your questions on the BBC News Channel… https://t.co/UqUnXp4RPt
Retweeted by BBC News (World)First coronavirus case in sub-Saharan Africa confirmed in Nigeria https://t.co/lByBi1qZH5China's triple Olympic champion Sun Yang has been banned from competing for eight years for missing a doping test i… https://t.co/9P2ABdWlfE
Retweeted by BBC News (World)In a galaxy far, far away - and a long time ago - the fabric of the universe was punched by an explosion so large i… https://t.co/JRZs36W05R
Retweeted by BBC News (World)🔵 First coronavirus case reported in sub-Saharan Africa, in Nigeria 🔵 South Korea confirms 256 new cases, bringing… https://t.co/6Mpl1qlhqIAs a US court rules YouTube is not a 'public forum' with guaranteed free speech- we're asking if you should have th… https://t.co/BuOotcVZQF
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Idlib escalation: Updates and observations from Turkish, Russian and Syrian media as we see them https://t.co/BRVrL2K78L
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Coronavirus outbreak: UAE Tour cancelled as two test positive https://t.co/tdi4Jsi0pM
Retweeted by BBC News (World)'Hero policeman' braves Delhi mob to save lives https://t.co/BucwRWwW8pDownfall: BP refinery worker sacked over Hitler parody wins job back https://t.co/qS2RmgFuewSyria war: Brutal endgame in Idlib risks spilling over https://t.co/JCgkETP7XxJimmy Lai: Pro-democracy media tycoon arrested https://t.co/3fm6qeyxiNPlans for first US 'safe injection site' derailed again https://t.co/3TYacINGrRThe crisis forcing mothers to give away their babies https://t.co/wuIUxmrBelAfrica's week in pictures: 21-27 February 2020 https://t.co/hdVtw9QtqEQuiz of the week: Remember much about the big fight? https://t.co/bH6UD46KxQCoronavirus: Livestreaming karaoke and reality TV in virus-hit China https://t.co/9JcSpf0bpVAfghanistan conflict: US-Taliban deal raises hope for peace https://t.co/ncH2s9Ac3o
2/28
2020
Are countries over-reacting and taking too drastic measures to tackle the spread of the #Coronavirus? Here's our se… https://t.co/EzUyXnUAgt
Retweeted by BBC News (World)More than 20 Turkish soldiers killed by Syrian forces in Idlib airstrike, officials say https://t.co/gvKeLiiTQE
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Ex-Baltimore mayor handed three-year prison term https://t.co/l8X28b6vAwJersey government culls 65 'noisy' feral chickens https://t.co/fNcexeJiuuFollow the latest coronavirus news, across the BBC: https://t.co/thlBcssppa https://t.co/etcw5PEHtpThe “vast majority” of these cases are incredibly mild A study of 44,000 coronavirus cases by the Chinese Centre f… https://t.co/VkusZF5Jf4China still has by far the most cases, with more than 78,000 of the global 82,000 So far 2,746 people have died i… https://t.co/1hpOup3ptJOutside of China: •South Korea •Iran •Japan •Italy Are the worst-affected countries https://t.co/8WFdL8qe1hThe number of cases outside of China continues to rise The WHO declared the crisis a global health emergency on 30… https://t.co/cyc2UZ7q4BMore than 80,000 people in more than 40 countries have been infected by coronavirus, known officially as Covid-19… https://t.co/w92sMxjlr9How to self-isolate to prevent the spread of coronavirus https://t.co/4Fxk5HMHjx https://t.co/y0kstkXUfa
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Cruise ship grandfather pleads guilty to toddler's accidental death https://t.co/goeoSHjg2bCoronavirus: Outbreak at 'decisive point' as WHO urges action https://t.co/237vz0NkTKCanada to stop paying Harry and Meghan's security https://t.co/MbKK149j7DPutin dismisses rumours he uses body doubles for security https://t.co/idDvwKOPAYAs China battles coronavirus, medics treating people on the front line are being hailed as heroes The BBC’s Stephe… https://t.co/vImfAessd4Relatives of bullied Australian nine-year-old Quaden Bayles say they will give crowdfunded cash to charity https://t.co/yjUNjRCCw1Japan to close all schools for one month to halt coronavirus spread https://t.co/RTFTEkSh7ZUS House passes anti-lynching law over 100 years after first attempt https://t.co/ERbQcTIjtqTen-year-old in Houston, Texas accidentally shot by babysitter https://t.co/bkFoyTnYPZBernie Sanders: 18 things the Democratic front-runner believes https://t.co/nCODLGPZtP"It's the smell of horror, the panic, the fear" The putrid scent, protesting against plans for a perfume store in… https://t.co/3yr4ZHNwWJWho are the Taliban? https://t.co/1HPYQOIEVIWhen asked who sent him, the alleged attacker - lying bloodied on the ground - said he had come from Moscow, adding… https://t.co/2MvjpLeEoBMexico returns ancient bronze sculpture to Nigeria after thwarting attempt to smuggle it into the country https://t.co/zcpKsMOmDyCoronavirus continues to spread to new countries, with the World Health Organization saying there are now more new… https://t.co/NBB6PZjh0FYou'll have heard a lot of people talking about self-isolation recently due to fears of coronavirus But what does… https://t.co/m6LNE6Ra2MChina prepares 100,000 ducks to battle Pakistan's locust swarms A single duck can eat more than 200 locusts a day https://t.co/D3IgmCYFK8🇲🇽 Mexico returns a smuggled bronze sculpture to Nigeria 🇳🇬 after it was seized by customs officials at an airport.… https://t.co/H2G5ybw8Ac
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