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Qatar: ‘High-tech, revolutionary… and no drivers!’ – International football fans react to metro experience in Doha

International football fans appeared impressed with the newly built subway system and stations in operation in Doha on Friday. “The trains are high-tech, very revolutionary, and there are no drivers,” said Shez Sheikh. “But they are very comfortable, they are very quick, they are very convenient in the way that has been set up.” Footage […]

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Italy: Russia is ‘deliberately targeting civilian infrastructure’ – Turkish FM at Rome Mediterranean Dialogue

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu claimed the Moscow was ‘deliberately targeting civilian infrastructure’ in Ukraine, during a panel meeting at the Rome Mediterranean Dialogue forum on Friday. “I think we need to also convince some Western allies to go back to the negotiating table now,” he told the audience. “Ukraine is advancing on the ground, […]

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China: US Inflation Reduction Act and CHIPS Act show ‘no regard for other countries’ – MOFA spox

Zhao Lijian, Spokesperson of the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), commented on the US Inflation Reduction and CHIPS Acts during a press conference held in Beijing on Friday. Zhao said: “The US legislation, designed to serve its own interests, shows no regard for other countries, not even its so-called allies and partners. This is […]

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Santa comes to all good… fish? Father Christmas seen scuba diving at Munich aquarium

Father Christmas and his heavenly companion were seen donning scuba equipment for what has become an annual tradition at SeaLife Aquarium in the Olympiapark, Munich on Wednesday. “Apparently we have done something right in all the years that we have been in Munich,” joked General Manager, Patrick Verbaast.”Santa Claus always finds his way to us […]

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Chile: Students block road, clash with police during protest in Santiago

Dozens of students protesting against price hikes blocked the streets and clashed with police in Santiago on Thursday. Footage shows police using water cannons to disperse protesters, who in return threw Molotov cocktails. The 2019-2021 Chilean protests, known as the ‘social outbreak,’ were a series of nationwide demonstrations against social inequality that were sparked by […]

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France: Celebrations over Morocco’s World Cup progression end in clashes, arrests in Paris

Thousands of supporters of the Moroccan national football team gathered in Paris on Thursday to celebrate their side’s progression to the round of 16 in the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The iconic Champs-Elysees avenue was bustling with fans chanting, displaying Moroccan flags and even lighting flares on the street. A police operative was reportedly deployed […]

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Spain: ‘Decent, lasting and stable contracts’ – Thousands of doctors stage protest in Madrid over pay, working conditions

Thousands of doctors and medical support staff staged a public protest in Madrid on Wednesday demanding investment in the healthcare system and better working conditions. “There have been different interlocutors and not of a sufficient level to trust that they were not going to deceive us again as happened in the September 2020 strike,” said […]

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Colombia: Off with a bang – Six reported injured as annual gunpowder celebration welcomes festive season in Medellin

Medellin’s traditional gunpowder celebration got the festive season off to an explosive – and highly dangerous – start, as footage filmed on Wednesday shows. The skyline over the city is seen lit up with fireworks, with locals sending multiple rockets and firecrackers up into the night. “This is a moment where everyone is happy, everything […]

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Spain: Sex workers protest in Madrid to decry government proposal to ban prostitution

Dozens of sex workers protested in front of the Congress of Deputies in Madrid, on Thursday, to denounce a government proposal to penalise prostitution by the ruling Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party (PSOE). The law could penalise customers and sex club owners with up to four years in prison. The protesters were seen holding placards and […]

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State of Palestine: Thousands mourn two ‘killed by Israeli military’ in Jenin camp raid *DISTRESSING CONTENT*

Thousands of people turned out to mourn the deaths of two young men in the West Bank on Thursday, after local media reported that they had been killed in an Israeli military raid on Jenin camp. Footage shows a crowd carrying the bodies of 27-year-old Naeem Jamal al-Zubaidi and 26-year-old Mohammed Ayman al-Saadi through the […]

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Qatar: ‘I don’t like to look normal’ – Croatian model turns heads with unique appearance in Doha

2018 World Cup runners-up Croatia might be hoping for another shot at glory this year, but they could also claim the top prize in another competition… the sexiest fan in Qatar. That’s how some have described 20-year-old German-Croatian model and influencer Magdalena Keskic, who has been turning heads outside stadiums in Doha. “Here in Qatar, […]