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Kim Jong Un impersonator deported from Vietnam ahead of summit

The Trump doppelganger has been stopped on his Hanoi walkabouts by locals and tourists eager to snap a selfie with “The Donald”. A Kim Jong Un impersonator was hauled from his hotel Monday ahead of his planned deportation from Vietnam before the real North Korean leader meets US President Donald […]


Ren Zhengfei

Huawei founder says US cannot ‘crush’ telecoms giant

Huawei founder says US cannot ‘crush’ telecoms giant In interview with BBC, Ren Zhengfei describes arrest of his daughter and Huawei executive as ‘politically motivated’. The founder of Chinese telecommunications equipment giant Huawei has said the United Statescannot defeat his company’s global ambitions. “There is no way the US can crush […]


Hani Amer

The Palestinian home hemmed in by Israel’s separation wall

The Palestinian home hemmed in by Israel’s separation wall Hani Amer’s family struggles with living in a home surrounded by Israel’s separation barrier in occupied West Bank.  home in Mas’ha village each morning and watch her community come alive. She remembers children giggling and sauntering off to school, the bustling […]


Storm Gordon

At least one dead and 32,000 are left without power as Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall, with millions in Alabama and Mississippi facing 70mph winds and up to eight inches of rain

At least one dead and 32,000 are left without power as Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall, with millions in Alabama and Mississippi facing 70mph winds and up to eight inches of rain One child reportedly died after a tree fell on a mobile home in Florida – the first death […]