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MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

British soccer star convinces U.K. government to extend meal program for children in need
British soccer star Marcus Rashford has successfully convinced Parliament to extend a meal voucher program that helps feed over a million impoverished children. His work began when England entered its first Covid-19 lockdown and closed schools. Rashford launched an online campaign to persuade the government to continue to offer free school lunches to kids in need, which eventually caught the ear of Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

Princess Diana's brother speaks out about portrayal in ‘The Crown'
Charles Spencer, the brother of Princess Diana, says the Netflix series is not a "history lesson" for viewers and that he didn't allow filming at Diana's childhood home.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

As the pandemic rages, Hungary ramps up anti-LGBTQ legislation
A proposed constitutional amendment would ban adoption by gay couples and stigmatize transgender children.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

NBA players meet Pope Francis at Vatican, hailed for demanding justice
The group presented the pope with gifts such as a commemorative basketball and an Orlando Magic jersey.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

Netanyahu secretly visits Saudi Arabia, signaling possible breakthrough
Rumors of thawing relations between the two Middle East powers have been swirling for years as the nations have seen their security interests overlap.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

John Cleese accused of transphobia after defending J.K. Rowling on Twitter
"I'm afraid I'm not that interested in trans folks," the "Monty Python" actor wrote in one of his tweets defending the "Harry Potter" author.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

Mexico reports jump of over 9,000 new Covid-19 cases in one day
Health officials have said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

Surge in greenhouse gases sustained despite Covid-19 lockdowns, U.N. says
The World Meteorological Organization described the projected 2020 drop as a "tiny blip."

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

Once praised by U.S. conservatives, Sweden is forced to rethink after surge in Covid-19 cases
New measures command "both fear and respect," said Pady Cortinez, adding that she had stopped going out to bars and "did not hug."

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

AstraZeneca says its coronavirus vaccine can be around 90 percent effective
The vaccine efficacy data will now be submitted to regulators across the world, including in the U.K., Europe and Brazil, for review and approval.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 23, 2020

AstraZeneca says its Covid-19 vaccine is 'highly effective' in late-stage trials
Researchers found that if people were given a half dose followed by a full dose, rather than two full doses, protection rose to about 90 percent.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 22, 2020

France 'deeply shocked' as Pakistan minister compares Macron to Nazis
"These hateful words are blatant lies, imbued with an ideology of hatred and violence," France's Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 22, 2020

Remains of man and his slave discovered in Pompeii
The remains of the two victims, lying next to each other on their backs, were found in a layer of grey ash at least 6.5 feet deep, archeologists said.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 22, 2020

Remains of master and slave discovered in Pompeii
The remains of the two victims, lying next to each other on their backs, were found in a layer of grey ash at least 6.5 feet deep, archeologists said.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 22, 2020

Nov. 22 Covid updates: G-20 leaders discuss post-coronavirus world as U.S. cases top 12 million
Leaders of the world's 20 biggest economies are holding a two-day virtual meeting via video-conference due to the pandemic.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 22, 2020

Pandemic, protests and conflict: Ukraine sours on comedian-turned-president
"They feel his lack of experience and use it against him," Oleksandr Danylyuk, Ukraine's former national security chief, said.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 22, 2020

Man dies in shark attack at popular tourist spot in Western Australia
55-year-old was pulled from the water with serious injuries before he died at the scene, police said.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 21, 2020

G20 leaders meet to discuss help for poorest nations in post-Covid world, Trump golfs
The leaders are holding a two-day virtual meeting via video-conference due to the pandemic.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 21, 2020

Pompeo meets with Taliban in Qatar after mortar barrage kills at least 8 in Kabul
Pompeo was expected to press for a reduction in violence in his meetings with both Taliban and Afghan government negotiating teams.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 21, 2020

Tibetan political leader visits White House for first time in six decades
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused Beijing in July of violating Tibetan human rights and said Washington supported "meaningful autonomy" for the region.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 21, 2020

U.S. surpasses 12 million cases
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 12,002,863 confirmed cases and 255,567 deaths have been reported in the U.S.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 21, 2020

Biden and Iran will have to move quickly to revive Iran nuclear deal
Iran is anxious to get help for its crippled economy, but Biden must decide whether to lift sanctions imposed by Trump since the 2015 deal was signed.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 21, 2020

Biden faces a race against the clock for U.S. to rejoin Iran nuclear deal
Iran is anxious to get help for its crippled economy, but Biden must decide whether to lift sanctions imposed by Trump since the 2015 deal was signed.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 21, 2020

'They just shoot': Civilian casualties spike in Yemen ahead of G-20 summit
"They don't distinguish between young or old, man or woman," the uncle of a 10-year-old boy killed in Yemen's civil war said. "They just shoot."

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 21, 2020

Saudis under scrutiny as leaders bring global spotlight with them for G-20 summit
"They don't distinguish between young or old, man or woman," the uncle of a 10-year-old boy killed in Yemen's civil war said. "They just shoot."

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

Will the Covid vaccine be safe? What the scientists want to see
Surveys have shown that the public trust in a Covid-19 vaccine remains on shaky ground.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

Mexico is fourth country to top over 100,000 Covid deaths
José Luis Alomía Zegarra, Mexico's director of epidemiology, announced late Thursday that Mexico had 100,104 confirmed COVID-19 deaths, behind only the United States, Brazil and India.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

Hondurans who fled Hurricanes Iota and Eta now face coronavirus in overcrowded shelters
"You don't see mask use, you don't see people socially distancing, you don't see people washing their hands with any great intensity - the shelters are just overwhelmed," said an aid worker.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

Unseen Tolkien writings to unlock untold Middle-earth secrets
"This new collection is a veritable treasure-trove," said Deb Brody, vice-president at publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

Vatican investigates how Pope Francis' Instagram account 'liked' bikini model's pic
"At least I'm going to heaven," the model joked on Twitter.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

European Coronavirus lockdown restrictions are working, says WHO
"I firmly believe that there is more hope ahead of us than despair behind us," said Hans Kluge, WHO regional director for Europe.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

European virus lockdown restrictions are working, WHO says
"I firmly believe that there is more hope ahead of us than despair behind us," said Hans Kluge, WHO regional director for Europe.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

Nov. 20 Coronavirus updates: Latest news about the pandemic
November 20 news about the coronavirus pandemic. Thanksgiving plans may be impacted by the CDC's recent announcement and new statewide safety guidelines.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

Australian man's 'lie' caused state coronavirus lockdown
The shock announcement came just two days after the state government ordered people to stay at home and shut many businesses.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 20, 2020

'My name means hope': Amal Clooney accepts award for defending journalists
The Committee to Protect Journalists awarded the 2020 Gwen Ifill Press Freedom Award to lawyer Amal Clooney for her "extraordinary and sustained achievement in the cause of press freedom." Clooney told 2018 recipient, Maria Ressa, why she defends journalists around the world.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

WHO advises against using remdesivir for hospitalized Covid-19 patients
Remdesivir has no meaningful effect on mortality or reducing the need for mechanical ventilation, an expert panel said.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Pompeo on Golan Heights: ‘This is a part of Israel, and a central part of Israel'
"President Trump just recognized the basic fact," said the secretary of state. "Imagine with Assad in control of this place, the risk, the harm to the West and to Israel."

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Mexico says it won't allow officials accused of corruption to be tried in the U.S.
"Whoever is culpable according to our laws will be tried, judged and if applicable sentenced in Mexico," said Mexico's Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

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Nov 19, 2020

Made in Israel: Pompeo recasts U.S. policy again with visit to settlement winery
"It's difficult for me to express what we feel for the secretary of state and for what he did for the Jewish people," said the owner of Psagot Winery.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Peru's youth has taken down a president. They want to see more change.
"Our generation has come together for this," said 20-year-old Evelyn Borja.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Head of global nuclear watchdog urges against military strike on Iran
"A military attack would be detrimental to any inspection activity, let alone the safety of my inspectors," Rafael Grossi told NBC News in an interview.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

1995 Princess Diana interview to be probed after allegations she was tricked
The landmark interview shocked the nation as Diana shared intimate details of her failed marriage to the heir-to-the-throne, Prince Charles.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Prince William 'tentatively' welcomes probe of BBC interview with his mother, Princess Diana
"The independent investigation is a step in the right direction," according to a statement issued by Prince William's office.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Pompeo becomes first secretary of state to visit Israeli settlement
The visit is widely seen as Pompeo's last play to the Republicans' evangelical base as the most pro-settler administration in U.S. history nears its end.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Pompeo becomes first top U.S. official to visit Israeli settlement
The visit is widely seen as Pompeo's last play to the Republicans' evangelical base as the most pro-settler administration in U.S. history nears its end.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Elite Australian troops unlawfully killed Afghan farmers and civilians, report finds
New patrol members allegedly shot prisoners in order to achieve their first kill in a practice known as "blooding," according to defense chief.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 19, 2020

Kardashians, protests and fundraising: Armenian diaspora supports homeland in crisis
"In terms of domestic U.S. politics, the Armenian diaspora in America is punching above its weight," said one analyst.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

Israeli airstrikes target Iranian forces inside Syria
"We will not allow Iranian military entrenchment against us in Syria," said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. "Whoever tries to attack us or attacks us will bear the consequences."

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

Irish foreign minister: U.S. 'is back' under President-elect Biden
NBC News' Bill Neely speaks to Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney about how President-elect Joe Biden could reset transatlantic relations.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

‘An illegal act': Protesters condemn Pompeo's West Bank settlement visit
"He is trying to give legitimacy to the settlement activities in the West Bank, against all rules and resolutions passed by the United Nations," said local official Muneef Traish.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

Hurricane Iota batters Nicaragua, especially its Caribbean coast
"The hurricane came, it destroyed my house, my daughter's house, it destroyed five houses in total," said Filimon Wilfred, 72. "Where am I going to live?"

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

German prosecutors seek life for extremist who attacked synagogue on Yom Kippur
Federal prosecutor Kai Lohse said the shooting had been an attack not just on the people inside the synagogue but on Jewish life in general in Germany.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

Extremely rare white giraffe gets tracker to protect it from poachers
The unusual coloration makes the animal dangerously vulnerable to poachers in the wilderness.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

Biden's ancestral home hopes his win may be 'a positive for Ireland.' London fears it will.
Ballina, once known as the salmon fishing capital of Ireland, now boasts its very own incoming American president.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

Pfizer-BioNTech to seek Covid-19 vaccine approval in 'days' after successful trial
"With hundreds of thousands of people around the globe infected every day, we urgently need to get a safe and effective vaccine to the world," Pfizer said.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

Israel strikes Syrian, Iranian targets in Syria, military says
Israel said it was retaliating for what it called an Iranian-sponsored operation in which Syrians planted explosives near an Israeli military base.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 18, 2020

Hong Kong police arrest 3 former opposition lawmakers
The pro-democracy camp has in recent months accused the Hong Kong government and the central government in Beijing of tightening control over the city.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

Europe chooses schools over bars when deciding how to slow the pandemic. Was it effective?
After closing schools at the start of the pandemic, many European countries chose to keep classrooms open in the fall and prioritized closing bars, restaurants and hotels first.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

Hurricane Iota slams Nicaragua, adding to record-breaking season
There have been an unprecedented 30 named storms this year and Hurricane Iota is the latest. The deadly storm hit Nicaragua with winds of 155 mph early this morning.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

Watch: Italy's Stromboli volcano erupts with ‘high intensity'
The event lasted four minutes, with the explosion sending streams of lava flowing from 620 feet up the center-south side of Stromboli volcano, one of the most active on the planet.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

Pentagon to cut troop levels to 2,500 in Afghanistan, Iraq
The announcement came days after the president installed several loyalists in top roles in the Defense Department.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

Tropical Storm Iota sweeps Central America with humanitarian crisis looming
Iota struck Nicaragua late Monday miles from where Eta struck two weeks ago. Both storms made landfall as Category 4 hurricanes before quickly weakening.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

In Peru, a hope that a new president, centrist Francisco Sagasti, can calm country in crisis
"Sagasti is someone who inspired confidence among a lot of people," said Jo-Marie Burt, a senior fellow with the Washington Office on Latin America.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

NATO chief warns against troops leaving Afghanistan 'too soon'
Afghanistan "risks becoming once again a platform for international terrorists to plan and organize attacks on our homelands," secretary-general warns.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

Raids, arrests a year after daring heist of 'priceless' royal treasures, jewelry
More than 1,600 officers were involved in the morning raids of 18 apartments, garages and vehicles in Berlin.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

3 arrested in raids over daring 'Green Vault' heist of royal treasures, jewelry
More than 1,600 officers were involved in the morning raids of 18 apartments, garages and vehicles in Berlin.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 17, 2020

Madeleine McCann suspect injured during incident at German court
The incident occurred after Christian Brueckner, who is serving time on a drug conviction, was taken to Braunschweig state court on Monday for a routine hearing on that case.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

Iota slams into Central America with humanitarian crisis looming
The Category 4 hurricane made landfall on the Nicaraguan coast about 15 miles from where the center of Hurricane Eta struck earlier this month.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

Armenians call for prime minister to resign after peace deal with Azerbaijan
Thousands of Armenians marched through the capital, Yerevan, on demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan after he signed a peace deal ending a six-week war against neighboring Azerbaijan. The deal will see Armenia cede control of large chunks of territory to Azerbaijan, but Pashinyan says if he did not sign it, the country would have lost even more territory.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

‘Bursting with antibodies': U.K. prime minister in quarantine again
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who battled a coronavirus infection in intensive care earlier this year, is in self-isolation after having been exposed to the virus again. In a video message posted to Twitter, Johnson described himself as "bursting with antibodies."

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

Hurricane Iota nears landfall in Central America as Category 5, humanitarian crisis looms
In 170 years of record keeping, Iota is just the second Category 5 hurricane on record during the month of November.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

Hurricane Iota nears landfall in Central America as Category 5; humanitarian crisis looms
In 170 years of record-keeping, Iota is just the second Category 5 hurricane during November.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

65 Covid cases reported in WHO staff based at Geneva headquarters
The agency asserts, however, that there has been no Covid-19 transmission at the WHO.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

Moderna says its Covid-19 vaccine is 94.5 percent effective, offering hope of a second breakthrough
"A vaccine for Covid is a real probability and ... having more than one supplier should help assure better and more equitable global availability," one expert said.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

In growing crisis, Peru seeks a third president in a week
Interim leader Manuel Merino resigned Sunday after the ouster of his predecessor, Martin Vizcarra, last week, which sparked protests and a constitutional crisis.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

Moderna says its Covid vaccine is 94.5 percent effective, offering hope of a second breakthrough
"This is really encouraging and it further demonstrates that a vaccine for Covid is a real probability," said Professor Trudie Lang of Oxford University.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

Fact check: What 'The Crown' got right, and what it embellished, in its portrayal of Diana
The show depicts a decidedly unhappy union between the royals. The historical record offers more context.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 16, 2020

Fact-checking 'The Crown': Did the queen really clash with Thatcher?
The fourth season of Netflix's glossy drama implies the two leaders repeatedly butted heads. But what do historians say?

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

SpaceX launches four astronauts to International Space Station
It is the first full-fledged taxi flight for NASA by a private company.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson self-isolating after coronavirus exposure
He battled a coronavirus infection earlier this year in an intensive care unit.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

Peru's interim leader resigns after upheaval over popular president's ouster
While announcing his resignation, Manuel Merino said he'd acted within the law when he was sworn into office as chief of state Tuesday.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

China and 14 other countries agree to set up world's largest trading bloc
Accord will lower tariffs on trade between member countries even further.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

After Trump, foreign allies wonder if they can trust America, say former officials
ANALYSIS: "I'm sure not everything will go back to what it was," said Sweden's former foreign minister Margot Wallstrom.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

After Trump, foreign allies wonder whether they can trust America, say former officials
Analysis: "I'm sure not everything will go back to what it was," said Margot Wallström, Sweden's former foreign minister.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

Ethiopia's Tigray leader confirms firing missiles at Eritrea as fighting escalates
"We will take any legitimate military target and we will fire," said Tigray regional President Debretsion Gebremichael.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

Ethiopia conflict spreads as rockets hit Eritrea
"We will take any legitimate military target and we will fire," said Tigray regional President Debretsion Gebremichael.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

Inside one Indian factory, the promise of a vaccine - and the looming fight over who gets it
"Covid anywhere is Covid everywhere" said Melinda Gates of the Gates Foundation.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 15, 2020

Princess Diana debuts on Netflix's 'The Crown,' as BBC's 1995 interview comes under fire
"Princess Diana was an icon, and her effect on the world remains profound and inspiring," said British actress Emma Corrin who plays the royal.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 14, 2020

Ancient mummies unveiled in Egypt, over 2,500 years after their burial
Egyptian officials hail the brightly colored, ornate sarcophagi as one of the biggest discoveries of 2020.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 14, 2020

Covid cases rising, Austria plans lockdown beginning Tuesday
Austria had used a lighter touch to deal with the virus's second wave, but new daily cases hit a record Friday — at nine times higher than the first wave's peak.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 14, 2020

A 'last nod to Trump'? Some countries still silent a week after Biden's win
"They don't see anything to be gained by congratulating Biden," said Michael Miller, an associate professor at Central European University.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 14, 2020

Vietnam braces for Typhoon Vamco as death toll rises in the Philippines
"Each time they start rebuilding their lives and livelihoods, they are pummeled by yet another storm," said Vietnam Red Cross Society President Nguyen Thi Xuan Thu.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 13, 2020

Police swarm Montreal gaming company Ubisoft
A claim of hostage-taking at the gaming company's office was unfounded, police said.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 13, 2020

Record-breaking pink diamond reaches nearly $27M at auction
‘The Spirit of the Rose,' a rare, Russian, purple-pink diamond weighing 14.8 carats, was sold in Geneva for 21 million Swiss francs plus commission. The stone was named after a ballet performed by the Ballets Russes, with legendary dancer Vaslav Nijinsky, in 1911.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 13, 2020

Record-breaking pink diamond sells for nearly $27 million at auction
‘The Spirit of the Rose,' a rare, Russian, purple-pink diamond weighing 14.8 carats, was sold in Geneva for 21 million Swiss francs plus commission. The stone was named after a ballet performed by the Ballets Russes, with legendary dancer Vaslav Nijinsky, in 1911.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 13, 2020

Police action reported at Montreal gaming company Ubisoft
Police responded based on a 911 call.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 13, 2020

EU launches LGBTQ protection strategy as homophobia rises in east
The strategy is a challenge to right-wing governments in Poland and Hungary that have become increasingly homophobic.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 13, 2020

Desperate mother screams 'Where's my baby?' as migrant dinghy sinks off Libya
Joseph, the mother's 6-month-old baby, was later found to have drowned along with five others. More than 900 people have lost their lives in the Mediterranean while trying to reach Europe this year.

MSNBC Int'l News
Nov 13, 2020

Desperate mother screams, 'Where's my baby?' as migrant dinghy sinks off Libya
Joseph, the mother's 6-month-old baby, was later found to have drowned along with five others. More than 900 people have lost their lives in the Mediterranean while trying to reach Europe this year.

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