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Samuel Paty: French schoolgirl admits lying about murdered teacher

The student admits she was not in class when Samuel Paty showed cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad.

US Journalist Arrested During Protest on Trial

Andrea Sahouri maintains she was just doing her job, while authorities said she ignored orders to leave the area

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Myanmar coup: Protesters flee after being 'trapped' overnight

About 200 people were thought to have been trapped by security forces in a district of Yangon.

Deadly protests continue in Myanmar

At least three protesters are killed in Myanmar as calls grow for the military and police to ensure that the right of peaceful assembly is fully respected. Belarus opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya is in Switzerland this week to drum up international pressure on President Alexander Lukashenko to resign. Jury selection began Monday in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis police officer charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter in connection with the death of George Floyd.

Deadly protests continue in Myanmar

At least three protesters are killed in Myanmar as calls grow for the military and police to ensure that the right of peaceful assembly is fully respected. Belarus opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya is in Switzerland this week to drum up international pressure on President Alexander Lukashenko to resign. Jury selection began Monday in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis police officer charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter in connection with the death of George Floyd.

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