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Canada's Trudeau 'in 2001 brownface photo' https://t.co/0KjYXqgdKRHong Kong protests: The Taiwanese sending 2,000 gas masks https://t.co/2M9XaiLXvbFive years with turbulent Turkey's 'militant people' https://t.co/7UONNitEdGThe Kurdish massacre survivor's 'mission from God' https://t.co/lhg45v7lykReferee who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks suspended https://t.co/qvJA16h3Wj"I want you to listen to the scientists... And then I want you to take real action" Greta Thunberg spars with US R… https://t.co/XZrYIDzG9lProtests in Pakistan's Kasur after boys' bodies found https://t.co/4VvAuRKCv6Dutch gangster case: Shock at murder of lawyer Derk Wiersum https://t.co/l4PUWA7NVIUS Federal Reserve cuts interest rates for second time https://t.co/oXF0Mx3Iic
Retweeted by BBC News (World)New Zealand: Is the All Blacks' era of rugby dominance coming to an end? https://t.co/0cnSeDndxL
Retweeted by BBC News (World)"I had to carry my leg, and legs are very heavy when they're not connected to anything" Hiker crawls for two days… https://t.co/vP3k7nsplQChinese woman pleads guilty in 'birth tourism' case https://t.co/nNPJ91fVDjHuman chain helps four stranded dolphins out to sea 🐬🐬🐬🐬 [tap to expand] https://t.co/1Vp0VrGHhG https://t.co/PLZCrXn2JPHalf-time: Shakhtar Donetsk 0-2 Man City. Pep Guardiola's side have a comfortable lead at the break. Live:… https://t.co/W3777SIXLv
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Novelist and conservationist Graeme Gibson dead at 85 https://t.co/UMqf5SSAioCristiano Ronaldo says he wants to win more Ballon d'Or awards than Lionel Messi. In full 👉… https://t.co/HcF4Ol8V9H
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Luxembourg PM Xavier Bettel says it was never his intention to "humiliate" Boris Johnson when he held a news confer… https://t.co/SH2r4YDSxj
Retweeted by BBC News (World)FT! Olympiakos 2-2 Tottenham. An opening point for Spurs, who were under the microscope for long periods of the ga… https://t.co/KywlgrLAf9
Retweeted by BBC News (World)The countries grappling with their European heritage https://t.co/7rDS275y4yFrance insists world's 'oldest woman' was not fake https://t.co/uxcjD5Duh11/8 I’ve spent two days talking to smart people about #Israel’s election: here are some takeaways #IsraElex19v2
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Canada election: First week begins with a crash https://t.co/cwUHysqYX4Trump strips California of power to set auto emission standards https://t.co/YPmCno2VOLMan in his 80s arrested in relation to a fatal shooting in the Republic of Ireland https://t.co/S11Mm6ihgPEd Buck: Democratic donor arrested on charges of running drug den https://t.co/2kmYynDukKSouth Africa violence against women 'like a war', says Ramaphosa https://t.co/8j4Sd1JRQnSaudi Arabia displays drone and missile debris, which it says show oil attacks “unquestionably sponsored by Iran” https://t.co/h6KfO6OwSN
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Brazil's top prosecutor accuses five people of obstructing the investigation into the murder of prominent politicia… https://t.co/YzBFCYB1AQPresident Trump names Robert C O'Brien as new National Security Adviser, replacing John Bolton who was fired last w… https://t.co/u0e3jTJ3D1
Retweeted by BBC News (World)India to ban all e-cigarettes to prevent youth 'epidemic' https://t.co/FEaqnhzZsj"The digital world is a fantastic place for people to learn and share, but we know many young people struggle to fi… https://t.co/yYhonwF3tU
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Belgian parents raise €1.9m for nine-month-old girl's life-saving treatment https://t.co/PP8A0D9GX3Fire breaks out in boarding school outside Liberian capital Monrovia, killing at least 23 children https://t.co/2uE3wrnJ5F
Retweeted by BBC News (World)BBC creates "wellbeing" smartphone app called Own It aimed at children, which offers advice about how to stay healt… https://t.co/zWhC8M031Z
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Ecuador's parliament rejects controversial bill to allow abortion in rape cases https://t.co/lF3Vlvepqp"The British Parliament may be shut down... but the EU is not" Guy Verhofstadt tells MEPs "Juncker or Tusk can do… https://t.co/cnwok7mLEE
Retweeted by BBC News (World)"I know you are trying, but just not hard enough. Sorry" Greta Thunberg tells US politicians they're not doing eno… https://t.co/n0RX3jeANw
Retweeted by BBC News (World)The UK and EU should not "pretend to be negotiating" on #Brexit if there are no new proposals on the table, Michel… https://t.co/NaU3XyobuS
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Three killed in Venice during boat race from Monte Carlo https://t.co/5rhn31p4oGWhat does the Saudi oil crisis mean for India? https://t.co/LUGtDdqlCsUK government to intervene in the takeover of UK defence and aerospace firm Cobham, citing national security concer… https://t.co/89APC6EhrB
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Was UK PM Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament legal? The Supreme Court are continuing to battle with th… https://t.co/PWfTiOOERa
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Corey Lewandowski: Ex-Trump aide stonewalls impeachment hearing https://t.co/xBnQw6XWUaCokie Roberts: Tributes pour in for trailblazing US reporter https://t.co/ZM8jjFVcTEAustralian hiker rescued after 'carrying' broken leg for two days https://t.co/kAaPOg6242Menstrual blood ad complaints dismissed in Australia https://t.co/RdaelKHFwxGiant Panda death in Thailand leaves China asking questions https://t.co/J7sqlK95oZHigh tempo tunes cause motorists to drive faster and more erratically say experts. Songs with more than 120 beats p… https://t.co/ztmgRnB84q
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Edgar Zambrano: Guaidó deputy freed from detention in Venezuela https://t.co/cNSE9Mw3o2
9/18
2019
Kashmir: The complicated truth behind its 'normality' https://t.co/SrFeh0r5KyWhy Africans should 'ditch one of their favourite dishes' https://t.co/GKglwJ86uDRugby World Cup Japan: Eight things to know as event comes to Asia https://t.co/H9tXt6HAmNFranco victim's daughter buried next to him after long battle https://t.co/HBNK9NogyyUkraine's former national bank chief fears for life after arson attack https://t.co/ubUV9Ri8vyTrump v Warren rallies preview possible 2020 populist duel https://t.co/TkCJZwgp91Afghanistan war: Taliban tell Trump their 'doors are open' https://t.co/Dz4moN2YNJCokie Roberts: Tributes pour in for trailblazing US reporter https://t.co/vC2i235ihl
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Spain to hold fourth election in four years https://t.co/wlMv6RdADxFacebook reveals plan to create an independent "oversight" board to make decisions on how the network is moderated https://t.co/lnuSvgfnRZActor Brad Pitt has a lot of questions for NASA astronaut Nick Hague [Tap to expand] https://t.co/1nY6NHpkZL https://t.co/TYMFQCrQg6Israel election result too close to call - exit polls https://t.co/GDotn5qbJt
Retweeted by BBC News (World)The sisterhood of 'brown girls' out to conquer Instagram https://t.co/j0jqAOaDGBBridal party organises aid for Hurricane Dorian-hit Bahamas https://t.co/t8AkZ9TNWI#Brexit: Irish government drafting law on EU health cards https://t.co/1iGPfRt87zRussia holds 80 North Koreans on 'poaching' boats https://t.co/8CAvpludEMGeorgia homeowner kills three masked teens during alleged robbery https://t.co/jqJkLBslIeNeymar's Champions League ban for insulting officials has been reduced 👉 https://t.co/AjYK5GeSpV https://t.co/5P66bQazv4
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Javier Burillo: Mexican property developer held over son's boating death https://t.co/L2ETXtdkmDCameron Ortis: Trudeau reassures allies amid alleged spying case https://t.co/GWs33Sp6zwSteel junk or a brave new world? https://t.co/CL2LWj1OjPNorth Carolina cheerleaders warned for pro-Trump display https://t.co/7JMdIcQwUyPaul Whelan: Former US marine alleges set-up in Russia spy case https://t.co/mTOiMaCfObTunisia election: Political outsiders advance to run-off vote https://t.co/iSldpSJIkESpain in shock as children witness family's triple murder https://t.co/leLR0SI9rRArmed drones were allegedly used in the attack on oil installations in Saudi Arabia. We've looked at which countri… https://t.co/pOcxWtxJIN
Retweeted by BBC News (World)"No charge for this lady under any circumstances. We will be available 24 hours to help her and keep her as comfort… https://t.co/k2aEExllrZ
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Zimbabwe doctors protest at 'abduction' of union leader https://t.co/bXzaZH8g25Hong Kong tries and fails to hire eight different PR firms to rebuild the city's image https://t.co/XAQZjjtwabFrench Dunkirk camp cleared as migrants try to reach UK https://t.co/wbZG1KRn68Hong Kong has been gripped by huge and at times violent protests for the last 100 days [Tap to expand]… https://t.co/ZEgKxq7r6EHats off to you 👏👏👏 https://t.co/Wn1WuyadoN
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Israel and the Palestinians: Can settlement issue be solved? https://t.co/LBir214r1MSouth Africa apologises to Nigeria over xenophobic attacks https://t.co/80KJF6VlQXCardinal Pell makes final attempt to quash sexual abuse convictions https://t.co/gtVXe6yqOKThe casualty toll is just a snapshot of the situation on the ground in Afghanistan But the fatalities in August ar… https://t.co/6dN3oJtScVThe BBC was able to confirm fatalities in 31 of Afghanistan's 34 provinces One in 10 deaths occurred in the provi… https://t.co/gimOKVDo0YThe wedding in Kabul and large events like the battle for Kunduz are covered widely in the media, yet most of Afgha… https://t.co/nYxXPgRmeX"All my hopes and all my joy was destroyed in one second" The deadliest day for civilians was 18 August, when 112… https://t.co/xEHSKV3lqcThe BBC discovered 611 security incidents, in which 2,307 people died Most of the people killed were combatants… https://t.co/F6fJhYbLjLThirty-one days of killing in Afghanistan THREAD Throughout August, a BBC team attempted to track every instance… https://t.co/lA7n8QHHapIn numbers: Sackler family, Purdue Pharma and the US opioid crisis https://t.co/cyAhYUpvyAEU court hearing appeals against a decision to order Ireland to recover £11.5bn of unpaid taxes from Apple https://t.co/1xm97HedlXRussian medical research centre, studying lethal viruses, says no biological agents were released following an expl… https://t.co/eLdt0EiEAHAfghanistan war: Deadly bomb attack hits election rally https://t.co/7jU3vHBycGUK Supreme Court begins hearing on whether Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament was unlawful Follow live updat… https://t.co/mwlemRYbwe
Retweeted by BBC News (World)“We are not concerned with the wider political issues which form the context for this legal issue” The UK Supreme… https://t.co/oB0jErsvpH
Retweeted by BBC News (World)Even a 70 year old granny has a gun - our coverage of the human cost of the war in #Afghanistanhttps://t.co/2eIw9itfu4
Retweeted by BBC News (World)A cancer survivor has become the first person to swim across the English Channel four times in a row. Read:… https://t.co/LAaMIBeRAK
Retweeted by BBC News (World)After #Netflix reportedly agreed a HALF BILLION DOLLAR deal to show old episodes of #Seinfield. Today we want to kn… https://t.co/jUcKKvz9ah
Retweeted by BBC News (World)American Sarah Thomas, 37, becomes first person to swim the English Channel four times non-stop https://t.co/ImPDKuNuCM
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9/17
2019

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