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Migrants , rescued , Danish tanker , land , Italy , 40 days , sea

Osaka wins US Open to confirm status as new star

09 September, 2020 2:35 pm 2:35 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Naomi Osaka ended Victoria Azarenka’s dream run to claim her second US Open title in three years with a 1-6 6-3 6-3 comeback win which cemented her status as the sport’s leading light both on and off the court. Unlike the 22-year-old Japanese’s first U.S. Open win in 2018 over Serena … Read More

Migrants , rescued , Danish tanker , land , Italy , 40 days , sea

Migrants rescued by Danish tanker land in Italy after 40 days at sea

09 September, 2020 2:23 pm 2:23 pm

ROME (Reuters) – A group of migrants who had been blocked aboard a tanker in the Mediterranean for more than a month were allowed to land in Sicily on Saturday after Italy agreed to take them in, NGO Mediterranea said. The 25 people still at sea disembarked late on Saturday in the port town of … Read More

Thousands, demonstrate, Sudan, mark, 40 days, deadly, crackdown

Thousands demonstrate in Sudan to mark 40 days since deadly crackdown

07 July, 2019 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Thousands demonstrated in cities across Sudan on Saturday, witnesses said, to mark 40 days since security forces killed dozens when they stormed a protest camp in the capital Khartoum. The demonstrations were the first since the ruling military council and civilian opposition agreed in principle to a power-sharing arrangement ahead of elections. … Read More