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International briefs: Denmark joins some European nations in banning burqa, niqab

Associated Press

May 31, 2018

Filed under World

Denmark joined other European countries in deciding Thursday to ban garments that cover the face.

International briefs: Women take abortion pills in Northern Ireland protest

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 31, 2018

Filed under World

Abortion rights campaigners swallowed what they said were abortion pills outside a Belfast court Thursday.

International briefs: Africa’s mountain gorilla population now exceeds 1,000

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 31, 2018

Filed under World

A new survey shows Africa’s critically endangered mountain gorillas have exceeded 1,000 after conservation efforts.

International briefs: Nicaragua violence leaves 15 dead, police say

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 31, 2018

Filed under World

More than a dozen people died in shootings that erupted around Mother's Day protests in Nicaragua.

International briefs: Trudeau declines to meet Trump after Pence sets precondition

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 31, 2018

Filed under Business, Nation, World

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he offered to go to Washington this week to complete talks on renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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