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US & Canada · Uvalde

Texas gunman wrote online post about attacking school minutes before massacre

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The Texas gunman who murdered 19 children and two teachers posted on Facebook that he was going to shoot up an elementary school about 15 minutes before his rampage, Governor Greg Abbott said on Wednesday, as harrowing details about the attack continued to emerge.See the Story
US & Canada · Oklahoma City

Oklahoma governor signs the nation’s strictest abortion ban

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The bill bans abortion starting at fertilization. Opponents have called the bill the most restrictive in the country. Governor Kevin Stitt: "I promised Oklahomans that as governor I would sign every piece of pro-life legislation that came across my desk and I am proud to keep that promise today"See the Story
Europe · Kyiv

Ukraine says Russia shells more than 40 towns in Donbas push

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Russia shelled more than 40 towns in Ukraine's eastern Donbas region, destroying nearly a dozen high-rise buildings. Moscow's forces sought to surround their Ukrainian foes, outnumbering them in some places. Police in Lysychansk are burying the bodies of civilians in mass graves.See the Story

Africa CDC warns on vaccine hoarding amid monkeypox outbreak

67% Center coverage: 6 sources
Acting director Ahmed Ogwell Ouma of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention said monkeypox vaccines should go to where it is needed the most. More than 200 suspected and confirmed cases of the virus have been detected in at least 19 countries. Ouma urged the general population to avoid looking for vaccines if they are not at risk of contracting the virus.See the Story
Africa · Ukraine

Ukraine health emergency sparks rival resolutions at WHO assembly

60% Right coverage: 5 sources
Proposal to condemn regional health emergency triggered by Russia's aggression in Ukraine will come before WHO assembly. Original proposal, backed by the United States and more than 40 other countries, condemns Russia's actions but stops short of immediately suspending its voting rights at the U.N. body. Russian document backed by Syria, which echoes the language of the first text, will also be decided on.See the Story

Bafana boss Broos includes fresh faces in squad for Afcon qualifier against Morocco

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Bafana face Morocco in a 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Rabat on June 9. Hugo Broos has been forced to leave regular central defensive pairing of Rushine De Reuck and Siyanda Xulu out of his squad. Xulu has not had a club since leaving Hapoel Tel Aviv last season.See the Story
Durban · Durban

Body of missing former KZN mayor found riddled with bullets

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Manna Naidoo was reported missing on Wednesday, following during a suspected farm invasion. His body was recovered by a search team who were patrolling the cane fields. Police officers from the Provincial Drugs and Firearm Unit arrested two drug dealers in Margate. Both suspects are expected to appear before the Ramsgate Magistrates Court on Thursday.See the Story
Africa · South Africa

KZN on high alert for monkeypox

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No cases of monkeypox have been detected in South Africa to date. SA is trying to procure a number of vaccines to be prepared for all eventualities. The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) said it was on high alert for any cases of the virus. More than 200 suspected and confirmed cases had been detected around the globe.See the Story
Africa · South Africa

LISTEN | 'Namhla was really desperate to leave, he micromanaged her': cousin

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Namhla Mtwa, 35, was shot dead last month as she arrived at her home in Mthatha. It’s alleged that she was in an abusive relationship.See the Story

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