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Charlottesville: Trump repeats ‘both sides’ rhetoric

Image copyrightREUTERSImage captionMr Trump drew bipartisan criticism for his comments on Charlottesville US President Donald Trump has repeated the controversial argument that “both sides” were at fault in white supremacist violence last month. “A lot of people are saying… ‘Gee, Trump may have a point’,” he said. Mr Trump made ...

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Hurricane Irma: OECD ‘not keen’ on aid rule changes

Image captionThe foreign secretary visited the British Virgin Islands, where communities suffered devastating damage The international organisation that decides what counts as official foreign aid has told the BBC that it is “not keen” on reopening the rules. Senior OECD official Charlotte Petri Gornitzka said any change would need the ...

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Starting from scratch in Uganda

In today’s Magazine ‘I didn’t mean to plead guilty’ The Liverpool app that sidesteps the banks ‘I dye my hair brown to be taken seriously at work’ I wish I’d told my son he could start again The country that took in the most refugees in the world last year ...

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