22 August 2017
SIERRA LEONE / MUDSLIDES
Africa
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ Covering developments following mudslides and floods in Freetown that killed more than 300 people. The death toll is expected to rise as search efforts...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
SOUTH AFRICA / MUGABE
Africa
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ South African officials are debating whether to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assaulting a 20-year-old...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
NORTH KOREA / TENSION
Asia
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ Monitoring developments following a spike in animosity between the US and North Korea generated by North Korea's warning that it might send missiles into...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
US / TRUMP
Asia
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ Covering latest developments as US President Donald Trump deals with the aftermath of the violence in Charlottesville and continued investigations into...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
AUSTRALIA / CITIZENSHIP
Asia
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ Latest in row over lawmakers who have dual citizenship, meaning they may have been unlawfully elected to Parliament because of a constitutional ban on dual...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
CHINA / HONG KONG
Asia
Shanghai: Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie Lam visits Shanghai to deliver a speech at a banquet commemorating the 20th anniversary of the return of Hong Kong to Chinese rule. She will meet with...
AP accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
EUROPE / MIGRANTS
Europe
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ The Italian government continues a naval mission to help stem a popular migration route from Libya at the behest of the UN-backed government in the west while...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
EUROPE / WILDFIRES
Europe
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ Wildfires continue to plague countries across Europe with thousands of firefighters deployed to battle the blazes, some of which have forced people from their...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
RUSSIA / APPEAL
Europe
Moscow: Moscow Supreme City Court will review the appeal of Aeroflot flight attendants who are accusing the company in discrimination.
AP covering.
22 August 2017
VENEZUELA / PROTESTS
Latin America
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ President Nicolas Maduro continues to crack-down on his opponents.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
BRAZIL / TEMER
Latin America
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ Embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer is expected to be charged with obstruction of justice by the end of this month, which would prompt another...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
ARGENTINA / TANGO
Latin America
Buenos Aires: Finals of the 'Tango de Pista' category at the World Tango Championships in Buenos Aires' Luna Park.
AP covering LIVE (AP Live Choice).
22 August 2017
SYRIA / FIGHTING
Middle East
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ Kurdish dominated forces have retaken large parts of Raqqa, continue offensive.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
22 August 2017
IRAQ / FIGHTING
Middle East
++Running Story – 19 - 25 August 2017++ US-backed forces begin military build up to retake the city of Tal Afar near Mosul.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
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