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Hillary Clinton: "I'm thrilled to welcome @KamalaHarris  to a historic Democratic ticket. She's already proven herself to be an incredible public servant and leader. And I know she’ll be a strong partner to @JoeBiden  . "

Wearing a face mask is now mandatory in parts of Paris as #coronavirus  infections rise in the French capital.

The "no drama llama" played peacemaker during #BlackLivesMatters  protests against police violence and racial inequality in Portland.

Belarus presidential elections "were neither free nor fair," said Josep Borrell, the European Union's foreign policy chief.

Jimmy Lai was met by dozens of supporters holding copies of his tabloid Apple Daily, after being released on bail.

Russia is the first country to register a COVID-19 vaccine. Some health experts, however, have raised safety concerns.

Indonesia's Mount Sinabung has erupted, spewing volcanic material as high as 5,000 meters into the sky. No fatalities have been reported from the eruption.

An exhibition in the memorial at Germany's Ravensbrück offers a disturbing look at life under the Nazis in the all-female camp.

This face mask—made of gold and encrusted with diamonds—is worth $1.5 million. The question is: who would wear it?

One song has become the unofficial anthem of the protests in Belarus. It was first played in 1986 by a Soviet-era rock group calling for democratic changes.


EXCLUSIVE: China is tracking every movement of its Uighur minority to find reasons to detain them, a leaked document DW obtained from a whistleblower shows. People have been arrested for growing beards or having too many children: #KarakaxList 

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A five-year-old boy who had not received the measles vaccine went on holiday to Costa Rica with his parents. The country had been measles free for five years before his arrival.

Uncle Wong is 82 years old, but that doesn’t stop him from trying to protect protesters in Hong Kong. "I don’t fear death. Not when the children are out here fighting for democracy."

UPDATE: The finance minister of the German state of Hesse, Thomas Schäfer, apparently committed suicide in despair about the scale of the state response required to tackle the #coronavirus  crisis, initial investigations suggest.

A DW reporter and his camera operator have been shot at with projectiles by Minneapolis police and threatened with arrest while covering the protests sparked by the death of George Floyd.

For Iraqi women like this model and Instagrammer, daring to be visible in a conservative country can be a death sentence.

"I feel objectified. I feel like a piece of land that Indians were waiting to buy." Kashmiri women say they're being harassed and sexually abused in Indian-administered Kashmir. Here are their stories.

Police dogs in Ecuador received their last salutes before going into retirement. Good job! ?

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Why is Germany's #coronavirus  death rate so low compared to other countries? As @Virology_Bonn  — one of the country's leading virologists — explains, it mainly comes down to one basic thing.