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WHO warns of imminent spread of untreatable superbug gonorrhoea
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WHO warns of imminent spread of untreatable superbug gonorrhoea

Panos - Jul 07, 2017

At least three people worldwide are infected with totally untreatable “superbug” strains of gonorrhoea which they are likely to be…

Mars is even more toxic to life than we thought
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Mars is even more toxic to life than we thought

Panos - Jul 07, 2017

We haven’t found life on Mars yet, but the discovery of organic molecules in the soil and atmosphere have left…

European Parliament calls on Turkey to halt nuclear plant
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European Parliament calls on Turkey to halt nuclear plant

Panos - Jul 07, 2017

The European Parliament at a plenary session in Strasbourg on Thursday adopted a resolution on Turkey that calls on Ankara…

Interpol removes Turkey from database after Ankara uploads 60.000 “wanted” Gülenist names!
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Interpol removes Turkey from database after Ankara uploads 60.000 “wanted” Gülenist names!

Panos - Jul 06, 2017

Interpol has removed Turkey from its database after Ankara uploaded a list of 60,000 people sought over suspected links to…

Europe’s migrant crisis threatens to overwhelm Italy, even as flows to Greece dry up
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Europe’s migrant crisis threatens to overwhelm Italy, even as flows to Greece dry up

Panos - Jul 05, 2017

Europe’s unrelenting migrant crisis is threatening to overwhelm Italy, even as the tide of flimsy boats washing up on Greece’s…

Turkish Foreign Minister demands guarantees and military on Cyprus
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Turkish Foreign Minister demands guarantees and military on Cyprus

makis - Jul 04, 2017

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkey would out-rightly reject the prospect of withdrawing its military forces from the northern…

North Korea says it has successfully tested an ICBM
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North Korea says it has successfully tested an ICBM

Panos - Jul 04, 2017

North Korea said on Tuesday that it had successfully conducted its first test of an intercontinental ballistic missile, claiming a…

Men’s high heel race in Spain
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Men’s high heel race in Spain

Panos - Jun 30, 2017

Each year, Madrid hosts one of the world’s largest LGBTQ pride celebrations, World Pride Madrid. One of its most iconic…

Marcus Berg signs with Arab club Al Ain
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Marcus Berg signs with Arab club Al Ain

makis - Jun 28, 2017

Swedish international striker Marcus Berg will continue playing football in the United Arab Emirates after he signed a contract with…

Reuters: Cyber attack sweeps across Russia and Asia
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Reuters: Cyber attack sweeps across Russia and Asia

Panos - Jun 28, 2017

A major global cyber attack disrupted computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms with a virus…

The US Army successfully tested a laser gun on an Apache helicopter
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The US Army successfully tested a laser gun on an Apache helicopter

Panos - Jun 28, 2017

An Apache helicopter just successfully honed in on and hit an unmanned target with a laser gun, according to a…

Bloomberg: Can an Ancient Greek Win America’s Wars?
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Bloomberg: Can an Ancient Greek Win America’s Wars?

Panos - Jun 26, 2017

It’s been a scorching week in Washington, what with daily revelations about Russian hacking, the Senate stumbling its way to…

The cities of the world proclaim the Montréal Declaration and commit to implementing the Paris Agreement
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The cities of the world proclaim the Montréal Declaration and commit to implementing the Paris Agreement

Panos - Jun 23, 2017

Montréal, Closing the XII Metropolis World Congress and the 2017 General Assembly of the Association Internationale des Maires Francophones (AIMF),…

Heatwave sweeps across Europe with scorching temperatures in major cities
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Heatwave sweeps across Europe with scorching temperatures in major cities

makis - Jun 22, 2017

Europe is experiencing an unprecedented heatwave with temperatures in major cities across the continent reaching record values for the start…

Why the White House is reading Greek History
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Why the White House is reading Greek History

Panos - Jun 22, 2017

The Trump White House isn’t known as a hot spot for Ivy League intellectuals. But last month, a Harvard academic…

Brexit and weak government: a drama lesson from the Greek economy
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Brexit and weak government: a drama lesson from the Greek economy

Panos - Jun 20, 2017

The UK is not the first country to stand on the brink of leaving the EU. It may enjoy a…

France’s Emmanuel Macron seizes big majority in parliament
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France’s Emmanuel Macron seizes big majority in parliament

Panos - Jun 19, 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron won a large majority in the lower house of parliament Sunday, freeing his hand to implement…

Foreign Ministry pays respects to Helmut Kohl
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Foreign Ministry pays respects to Helmut Kohl

Sokratis - Jun 17, 2017

The Greek Foreign Ministry on Friday paid respects to Helmut Kohl, the former German chancellor who died aged 87. The…

Now even Turkish millionaires are fleeing Erdogan’s crackdown
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Now even Turkish millionaires are fleeing Erdogan’s crackdown

Panos - Jun 16, 2017

Turkish book agent Barbaros Altug’s reality is starting to resemble some of his most popular fiction, unfortunately for him. Like…

Trump will stop short of scrapping Obama’s Cuba policies
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Trump will stop short of scrapping Obama’s Cuba policies

Panos - Jun 16, 2017

In a shot at one of Barack Obama’s signature policies, President Trump on Friday will announce steps designed to restrict…