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US holds over 100,000 migrant children in detention - 18 Nov 2019 at 7:07pm - Authorities in the US have over 100,000 children in migrant-related detention, according to a new UN study. UN researcher Manfred Nowak slammed the separation of children from their families by the Trump administration.

EU leaders reach agreement over 2020 budget - 18 Nov 2019 at 6:55pm - Lawmakers and government officials from the 28 member states have agreed to provide around ?153.6 billion in disbursements next year. EU leaders called for more funds to tackle climate change and youth unemployment.

Greece's Moria camp on Lesbos: An ongoing quandary - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:48pm - The Greek government has vowed to do something about its overcrowded island migrant camps. But things are not getting much better, as Max Zander reports from the island of Lesbos.

Von der Leyen's European Commission complete after final nominee accepted - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:08pm - Oliver Varhelyi's candidacy for the role of neighborhood and enlargement commissioner has been approved by EU lawmakers. The Hungarian's nomination was originally met with skepticism due to his links to Viktor Orban.

Italy busts international antiquity smuggling ring - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:52pm - Police found 10,000 ancient Roman artifacts and arrested 23 suspects. However, many of the pieces have already been sold at auction.

Leaked intelligence trove reveals Iran's grip on Iraq - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:44pm - Iranian intelligence cables have revealed the country's tangled involvement in Iraqi affairs. The revelation comes as Iraq enters its sixth week of civil unrest over Iranian influence.

Germany: Right-wing militias play into public fears - 18 Nov 2019 at 2:55pm - Right-wing militia groups say they patrol where police turn a blind eye. But with criminality dropping and more police than ever in Germany, analysts and politicians say their motives are more sinister.

US changes stance on Israeli settlements ? no longer 'inconsistent with inter... - 18 Nov 2019 at 2:36pm - Regarding Israeli settlements as inconsistent with international law "has not advanced the cause of peace," Pompeo said. The move goes against global consensus and jeopardizes Palestinian hopes for a two-state solution.

Yemen rebels hijack Saudi vessel as government returns to Aden - 18 Nov 2019 at 2:12pm - Prime Minister al-Hadrami arrived in the southern city as part of a Saudi-brokered power sharing agreement. Despite the deal, rebels seized a Saudi-flagged tugboat that was towing an oil tanker.

Overcoming German businesses' cold feet in Africa - 18 Nov 2019 at 2:09pm - Many German businesses are reluctant to invest in Africa. But a new African business index might help build trust and foster better business relations.

Two die in French bridge collapse near Toulouse - 18 Nov 2019 at 2:08pm - A truck driver also dies when a suspension bridge falls, sending vehicles plunging into a river.

Amazon deforestation in Brazil hits worst level in over a decade - 18 Nov 2019 at 1:53pm - Deforestation in the Amazon rose by almost 30%, the latest Brazilian government figures show. Concerns over the fate of the Amazon have heightened since right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro took office this year.

Van carrying migrants smashes into Spanish enclave border - 18 Nov 2019 at 1:51pm - The van was traveling "at full speed" when it smashed through a barrier with 50 people inside. Spanish officials said although it's not the first time, the latest incident involved the biggest number of migrants so far.

Spain: Pamplona 'Wolf Pack' rapists tried for separate sex abuse case in Cordoba - 18 Nov 2019 at 1:32pm - Four men who were found guilty of raping a teenager at the San Fermin Festival have now been accused of a separate crime. The new trial began with the prosecution alleging the group sexually abused an unconscious woman.

Sieren?s China: Europe must speak with one voice - 18 Nov 2019 at 12:17pm - The EU will only be able to face China if it acts decisively and manages to present itself as a great power in geostrategic terms, says DW?s Frank Sieren.

Germany's digital gaps illustrated by broadcast cutoff - 18 Nov 2019 at 12:04pm - Rural Germany?s wireless communications deficits have been underscored by a lost television interview signal. Meeting at Meseberg outside Berlin, Chancellor Angela Merkel?s cabinet was discussing digital strategy fixes.

Airbus scores major deals as Boeing falters at Dubai airshow - 18 Nov 2019 at 11:43am - Emirates ordered dozens of planes from the European giant while the US-based Boeing continued to suffer. Boeing has had a severe dip in reputation after two major deadly crashes involvings its 737 MAX.

International Criminal Court may investigate UK 'war crimes cover-up' - 18 Nov 2019 at 11:14am - Evidence of a cover up revealed by the BBC could lead to the ICC's first inquiry into the UK military.

Rare Charlotte Bronte book coming home after museum's auction success - 18 Nov 2019 at 11:03am - A museum buys a tiny book by 14-year-old Charlotte Bronte, eight years after narrowly missing out.

Exclusive: Prominent Saudi Princess Basmah bint Saud 'missing' - 18 Nov 2019 at 11:00am - The outspoken royal "fell off the radar" after being denied travel for emergency medical treatment. Those close to the princess want answers over her alleged detainment.

Euro 2020: Germany coach Joachim Lw looking to end 'difficult year' on a high - 18 Nov 2019 at 10:51am - The focus turns to Frankfurt as Germany take on Northern Ireland in their final European Championship qualifier. Germany must better the Netherlands' result against Estonia to be sure of top spot in the group.

Dutch prosecutors and FA investigate racial abuse after football match suspended - 18 Nov 2019 at 10:42am - A referee had to suspend a game after fans of FC Den Bosch abused a black player for Excelsior Rotterdam. This is the fourth major incident of racism in European football in recent months.

German government would rather save the coalition than the climate, says acti... - 18 Nov 2019 at 10:36am - German climate activist Luisa Neubauer says politicians are hampering urgent climate action measures. She spoke to DW about the growing Fridays for Future movement and why older generations need to step up.

French surgeon accused of sexually abusing up to 250 children - 18 Nov 2019 at 10:24am - Of the potential victims, 184 have filed an initial complaint and 181 were underage at the time of the alleged offenses. Investigators have found evidence in the French medic's home linking him to the crimes.

Greta Thunberg inspires soon-to-be parents - 18 Nov 2019 at 9:55am - Greta Thunberg is an inspiration not only for young climate activists, but also for expectant parents. According to a survey, more and more couples want to name their baby after her.

How cloud gaming is changing the scene - 18 Nov 2019 at 9:45am - Technological advances and digital games have always influenced each other, with new genres coming and going all the time. Cloud gaming, a streaming service, is the latest development.

Russia returns Ukrainian boats seized off Crimea - 18 Nov 2019 at 9:23am - Moscow hands back two gunboats and a tug confiscated last year off the Crimean Peninsula.

Hong Kong universities: a new battleground between protesters and police - 18 Nov 2019 at 9:05am - As a political solution remains out of sight, violence between demonstrators and police in Hong Kong has escalated as many young people see themselves as carrying out a "final battle" for their civil liberties.

Sinterklaas: Dutch protests over Black Pete festival-goers - 18 Nov 2019 at 8:55am - Anti-racism campaigners protest in cities across the Netherlands over the use of black face paint.

Airbus wins $30bn of orders for 170 aircraft - 18 Nov 2019 at 7:57am - Airlines Emirates and Air Arabia announce $30bn of orders for 170 aircraft at the Dubai Air Show.