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1st group of passengers start disembarking virus-hit cruise ship in Japan - World News
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1st group of passengers start disembarking virus-hit cruise ship in Japan

Passengers on the novel coronavirus-hit cruise ship Diamond Princess docked in Yokohama, near Tokyo, began disembarking Wednesday after a two-week quarantine period ended.
S.Korea confirms 20 more cases of coronavirus, 51 in total - World News
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S.Korea confirms 20 more cases of coronavirus, 51 in total

South Korea on Wednesday confirmed 20 more cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), raising the total number of infections to 51.
Last batch of 233 Westerdam passengers allowed to disembark in Cambodia after testing negative for COVID-19 - World News
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Last batch of 233 Westerdam passengers allowed to disembark in Cambodia after testing negative for COVID-19

Cambodia Wednesday allowed the remaining 233 passengers on board the Westerdam cruise ship to disembark after test results showed that none of them was positive for the COVID-19.
S.Korea's appellate court sentences ex-president Lee to 17 years in jail over corruption - World News
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S.Korea's appellate court sentences ex-president Lee to 17 years in jail over corruption

A South Korean appellate court on Wednesday sentenced former President Lee Myung-bak to 17 years in jail over a set of corruptions, including bribery and embezzlement.
Passengers leave Japan virus cruise ship - World News
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Passengers leave Japan virus cruise ship

Relieved passengers began leaving a coronavirus-wracked cruise ship in Japan on Wednesday after testing negative for the disease.
WHO helps countries in need to test COVID-19 by themselves: chief - World News
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WHO helps countries in need to test COVID-19 by themselves: chief

The chief of World Health Organization said on Tuesday that with WHO's support, many countries in Africa and the Americas will soon be able to test COVID-19 by themselves.
US sanctions Russian entity, individual over Venezuela - World News
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US sanctions Russian entity, individual over Venezuela

US government had imposed sanctions against a subsidiary of Russian oil producer Rosneft and its president due to their alleged support for Venezuela in sanctions evasion.
Zoran Milanovic inaugurated as Croatian president - World News
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Zoran Milanovic inaugurated as Croatian president

Former Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic was sworn in here on Tuesday as the fifth Croatian president at the President's Office.
Wall built before Trump's visit to India - World News
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Wall built before Trump's visit to India

A wall has been hastily erected in India's Gujarat state ahead of a visit by US President Donald Trump, with critics saying it was built to block the view of a local slum.
Boy Scouts of America filing for bankruptcy  - World News
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Boy Scouts of America filing for bankruptcy

The Boy Scouts of America yesterday announced it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy amid a flood of lawsuits over allegations of child sexual abuse stretching back decades.
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