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These people are crazy’ - Trump responds to new Russia repor  21h57 21 février
During a rally in Las Vegas Friday afternoon, President Trump tried quashing the latest report that Russia is again attempting to assist him in a presidential election.
Research seeking answers to athletes head trauma  17h31 21 février
Dr. Ann McKee of Boston University studies the brains of deceased football players at the world’s largest brain bank, hoping to learn about the long-term impact of repeated head traumas for people ranging from professional athletes to victims of domestic abuse.
Traumatized’ Africans stranded by coronavirus plead to be brought hom  17h31 21 février
Thousands of Africans are stranded in the quarantined Chinese city of Wuhan and its surrounding province. Meanwhile back on the continent, fishermen who rely on China for exports are struggling. Lauren Anthony reports.
Italy’s mountain rescue team take on climate change  17h05 21 février
The Italian Alps are under attack by climate change with a consistent temperature increase, glaciers are shrinking and avalanches are becoming more common, putting alpine rescuers in more danger as they climb the mountains looking for survivors.
German mass shooting reopens gun law debates  16h32 21 février
Germany’s government faced calls to toughen gun ownership laws and step up efforts to track far-right sympathisers, after the suspect in one of its worst mass shootings since World War Two was found to have published a racist manifesto. Soraya Ali reports.
US, Taliban to sign agreement to cut violence  15h06 21 février
The United States and the Taliban will sign an agreement on Feb. 29 at the end of a week long period of violence reduction in Afghanistan, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the Taliban said on Friday. Emer McCarthy reports.
Iran says coronavirus has spread to several cities, reports two new deaths  14h56 21 février
The coronavirus has spread to several Iranian cities, a health ministry official said on Friday, as an outbreak that the authorities say began in the holy city of Qom caused two more deaths. Edward Baran reports.
Coronavirus evacuees cause clashes in Ukraine  11h59 21 février
Scuffles broke out between police and residents of a village in central Ukraine as they protested the arrival of a plane carrying evacuees from China’s Hubei province, fearing they could be infected with the coronavirus despite authorities insisting there was no danger. Soraya Ali reports.
Hong Kong resident opens his own face mask factory  12h50 21 février
Mr. Tang decided to take matters into his own hands and open a face mask factory when he couldn’t buy any after Hong Kong reported its first coronavirus case at the end of January.
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury square off in Las Vegas for much anticipated rematch  13h32 21 février
Heavyweight boxers Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury have had to be kept apart Las Vegas on ahead of their WBC title showdown on Saturday night. Adam Reed reports.
Iranians head to the polls in parliamentary election  11h39 21 février
Iranians began voting on Friday in a parliamentary election likely to help hardline loyalists of the supreme leader tighten their grip on power as the country faces mounting U.S. pressure over its nuclear program and growing discontent at home. Emer McCarthy reports.
Lesotho PM misses court date over wife’s death  11h42 21 février
Lesotho’s Prime Minister Thomas Thabane had not turned up for a court appearance over his wife’s death two hours after the hearing was meant to start on Friday, and police said they were unsure of his whereabouts. Lauren Anthony reports.
Africa Journal in Pictures  11h14 21 février
Some of the best images taken by Reuters photographers from across the continent.
A refugee develops a video game with a message  09h51 21 février
When Lual Mayen designed his first video game - inside a refugee camp - he hoped to provide some joy to the other young refugees like him. With his latest version, he’s hoping to teach the rest of the world what it’s like to be in their shoes.
Japan’s kendo master readies for Olympic torch relay  09h50 21 février
70-year-old kendo master Shigeru Aoki will be a torch bearer in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, over 50 years after he witnessed the last Tokyo Olympics relay in 1964. Gloria Tso reports.