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  1. A similar ban last summer barred Tibetan students from taking part in religious activities during

    China province defends ban on Tibetan lessons

    Chinese authorities on Monday defended a ban on schoolchildren attending informal Tibetan language classes taught by Buddhist monks in western ...
  2. Both European deputies and UN experts expressed concern this week at what they said was the

    Thousands mark 3 months of France's 'yellow vest' protests

    Thousands of "yellow vest" protesters marched across France Saturday, three months since the movement began and in a week that has seen growing ...
  3. Jiya Furat talks during a press conference near Baghouz

    Islamic State's 'caliphate' on brink of defeat in Syria

    U.S.-backed fighters in Syria are poised to capture Islamic State's last, tiny enclave on the Euphrates, the battle commander said on Saturday, ...
  4. 69th Berlinale International Film Festival

    Portrait of Brazilian revolutionary is a salvo in fight over history

    The makers of "Marighella", a film about a left-wing revolutionary murdered by Brazil's 1960s military dictatorship, hope their film will help ...
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    Instagram deletes gay Muslim comic strip after Indonesia outrage

    Instagram on Wednesday (Feb 13) shut down an account that published comic strips about the struggles of a gay Muslim in Indonesia after it sparked ...
  6. The vandalism includes swastikas drawn on Paris postal boxes bearing a portrait of former government

    France vows firm response to wave of anti-Semitic vandalism

    The French government called Tuesday for a firm response to a series of anti-Semitic acts over the weekend including graffiti and vandalism which ...
  7. Mike Pompeo

    Pompeo seeks to woo Hungary away from Russia, China influence

    Hungary, Russia's closest friend within the European Union, agreed with Pompeo to seek closer defence ties and cast itself as a natural ally for ...
  8. A fighter in a US-backed alliance battling the Islamic State group in eastern Syria walks near the

    US-backed Syrian forces battle to take last IS pocket

    Syrian fighters backed up by artillery fire from a US-led coalition pressed their assault Monday to retake a last morsel of territory from the ...
  9. A Chinese police officer stands guard as Muslims arrive for morning prayers at the Id Kah Mosque in

    Turkey condemns China's treatment of Uighurs

    Turkey on Saturday condemned China's treatment of its Muslim ethnic Uighur people as "a great embarrassment for humanity," adding to rights ...