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U.S. raises pressure on Maduro via sanctions, aid airlift
8:46pm, 15th February, 2019

U.S. raises pressure on Maduro via sanctions, aid airlift

The United States ratcheted up pressure on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Friday by sanctioning some of his top security officials and the head of the state oil company, and unveiling plans to airlift over 200 tons of aid to the Colombian bor...
British children walk out of lessons on climate strike
12:31pm, 15th February, 2019

British children walk out of lessons on climate strike

Thousands of British children marched out of lessons on Friday to demand action on climate change, earning a mild rebuke from the prime minister's office for disrupting classes, but praise from the energy minister and activists.