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Europe thrown into crisis as Greece nears euro exit after shock referendum result - Telegraph

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 5:25 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Athens, Berlin, Brussels and across Europe. 

Telegraph - The European Union is facing its worst crisis since the formation of the euro after Greece voted decisively against accepting the terms of its eurozone bail-out deal. Early results suggested that around 61 per cent of...

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Tunisia declares state of emergency, steps up its powers, after terror attacks - LA Times

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 5:20 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Tunis. 

LA Times - Tnisia declared a state of emergency Saturday, eight days after a gunman slaughtered dozens of foreign tourists at a Mediterranean beach resort. The move, which gives the government stepped-up powers to deal with suspected terrorists but also curtails to a degree the rights of ordinary citizens, marks an un...

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Islamic State crisis: Air strikes target Syria stronghold - BBC

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 5:15 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Beirut. 

BBC - The US-led coalition against the Islamic State group says it has carried out a series of air strikes in Syria on its main stronghold, Raqqa. The city is seen by the militants as the capital of the "caliphate" they declared in Syria and Iraq in 2014. The US military described the 16 strikes as one of the largest assaults carried out in Syria so far. The Syr...

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At least 20 people killed in attacks in Nigeria - CNN

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 5:15 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Lagos and Abuja. 

CNN - A suicide bomber blew himself up in a church Sunday (July 5) in the Nigerian town of Potiskum, killing the priest and four other worshippers, witnesses and police told CNN. A woman and her two children were among the victims of the attack at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, the sources said. Though no...

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Australia moves towards referendum on Aboriginal recognition - Telegraph

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 5:10 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Sydney. 

Telegraph - Australia moved closer to recognising Aboriginal people in its constitution on Monday after talks with indigenous leaders, Tony Abbott, the prime minister, said as he urged an end to the "echoing silence" in the founding document. Written more than a cent...

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Hillary Clinton accuses China of 'stealing US secrets' - BBC

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 5:05 AM

GRNlive corresopndents are in Washington and Beijing. 

BBC - US Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has accused China of stealing commercial secrets and government information. She accused China of "trying to hack into everything that doesn't move in America", and urged vigilance. US officials had named China as the chief suspect in the massive hack of the records of a US government agency ...

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Egypt Warns Journalists Over Coverage of Militant Attacks - NYT

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 5:05 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Cairo. 

New York Times - To the list of urgent threats facing Egypt, including militants behind assassinations and car bombings, Egyptian officials have warned of another danger in recent days: journalism, or at least the kind of reporting that strays from the government line. President Abdel...

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Pope Francis will meet poor on return to Latin America - Independent

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 4:55 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Quito and Sucre.

Independent - A tumultuous welcome awaited Pope Francis in Ecuador as he began his first tour of his native Latin America since becoming pontiff. With as many as a million people expected to turn out at masses planned there and later in Bolivia and Paraguay, he will emphasise solidarity with the...

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A year after the war, Gaza grieves for its child casualties - Guardian

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 4:55 AM

GRNlive correspondents are in Gaza and in Jerusalem. 

Guardian - The walls of the office of Salim Abu Rous, headmaster of the Doha boys’ secondary school in Rafah, in the south of the Gaza Strip, are decorated with medals and trophies. He has photo albums of the boys in football teams and other clubs. About 1,000 pupils attend his school, arriving ...

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Rap in Rio: Why hip-hop is the new sound in the city of samba - WP

Posted by Daphna Baram on July 6, 2015 at 4:35 AM

GRN correspondents are in Rio de Janeiro. 

Washington Post - It was long past 3 a.m. and revelers were still trudging up and down the narrow steps and winding alleyways to what was essentially a hip-hop block party, in a Rio de Janeiro favela. The monthly event, called Black Santa, was ...

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