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Deutsche Welle

Critics slam US-El Salvador asylum deal as 'cynical and absurd'


The White House reportedly plans to help El Salvador host US-bound asylum-seekers from neighboring countries. Experts blasted the Trump administration for sending migrants to one of the world's most dangerous countries.

Trump's reported urging Ukraine on Biden probe 'a staggering abuse of power'


The revelation by The Wall Street Journal was related to a whistleblower complaint about Trump. The US president said it was "dumb" to think he would say something innappropriate in phone calls with foreign leaders.

Protests in Egypt demand el-Sissi's ouster


Small anti-government protests have broken out in Cairo and other Egyptian cities. Such public shows of dissent against strongman President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi are rare in the country.