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China bans pig imports from Slovakia due to African swine fever
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China bans pig imports from Slovakia due to African swine fever

admin- August 7, 2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has banned imports of pigs, wild boars and related products from Slovakia to prevent the spread of African swine fever from ... Read More

Sharp rise in Brazilian deforestation undeniable, says sacked research chief
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Sharp rise in Brazilian deforestation undeniable, says sacked research chief

admin- August 4, 2019

Ricardo Galvao, the sacked head of Brazil’s space research agency, said on Saturday the trend of sharply rising deforestation was undeniable, a day after he ... Read More

Sharp rise in Brazilian deforestation undeniable, says sacked research chief
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Sharp rise in Brazilian deforestation undeniable, says sacked research chief

admin- August 4, 2019

Ricardo Galvao, the sacked head of Brazil’s space research agency, said on Saturday the trend of sharply rising deforestation was undeniable, a day after he ... Read More

Gunmen kidnap two workers at Banro Corp east Congo mine: army
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Gunmen kidnap two workers at Banro Corp east Congo mine: army

admin- July 28, 2019

Gunmen kidnapped a South African and one Zimbabwean worker at Banro Corp's gold mine in the east Congolese province of Maniema on Sunday, an army ... Read More

Venezuela opposition divided by proposal for Iraq-style 'oil-for-food' program
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Venezuela opposition divided by proposal for Iraq-style 'oil-for-food' program

admin- July 25, 2019

A proposal to modify U.S. oil sanctions on Venezuela to allow crude exports to be bartered for food has divided the country's opposition between those ... Read More

Brazil President Bolsonaro's cellphones targeted by hackers: Justice Ministry
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Brazil President Bolsonaro's cellphones targeted by hackers: Justice Ministry

admin- July 25, 2019

Cellphones used by President Jair Bolsonaro were a target of cyber attacks, the Brazilian Justice Ministry said in a statement on Thursday, after being briefed ... Read More

Onion prices surge in Bangladesh on floods, lower Indian supply
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Onion prices surge in Bangladesh on floods, lower Indian supply

admin- July 24, 2019

Onion prices in Bangladesh have doubled over the past two weeks after floods ravaged the crop and as imports from top supplier India became expensive ... Read More