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Deutsche Welle

EU demands Saudi 'clarity,' on Khashoggi, Trump wavers over top suspect


The EU has told Saudi Arabia to "shed full clarity" on what it openly calls the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Still wavering is US President Donald Trump whose ally Riyadh denies orders came from the top.

US President Donald Trump visits California wildfire devastation


After California's deadliest wildfires, the US president made a tour of the area. Thousands of firefighters are working to contain the fire as survivors stay in temporary shelters, tents or their cars.

Prague protesters call for embattled Czech PM Andrej Babis to resign


The billionaire premier is denying accusations he hindered a fraud investigation and refuses to resign. The protest rallies coincided with the anniversary of the November 1989 Velvet Revolution that toppled communism.