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    Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of Myanmar's cities to denounce this week's coup and demand the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi despite a blockade on the internet by the junta
     7 February 2021
    Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of Myanmar's cities to denounce this week's coup and demand the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi despite a blockade on the internet by the junta
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    Aung San Suu Kyi spent her life playing cat and mouse with Myanmar's generals. Did she lose the final round?
    7 Feb: She's an officer's daughter who became a military prisoner before sharing power with her former captors. Aung San Suu Kyi's life has come full circle, but this may not be the end for Myanmar's Lady.... more
    Coronavirus was running rampant in Israel. But a swift vaccination program is having dramatic results
    7 Feb: Israel has managed to vaccinate more than half of its population against COVID-19 in just five weeks, having a dramatic impact on its infection rate. But not everyone is happy with the rollout.... more
    China's space probe Tianwen-1 snaps its first image of Mars as it heads towards the planet to study its soil
    7 Feb: Last year, China became the first country since the 1970s to bring samples from the moon back and its Mars probe is now travelling on the final million kilometres of its journey.... more
    WA's coronavirus lockdown was its first real test, but experts say luck had a big role to play in the result
    6 Feb: Experts say sheer good luck contributed to Western Australia successfully clamping down on community outbreak of the highly transmissible UK coronavirus variant, as the state moves out of hard lockdown.... more
    Donald Trump, as president, was a cultural phenomenon. Were we 'addicted' to the storylines?
    6 Feb: As with any zeitgeisty TV drama, we were glued to our screens right to the bloody end. What does that say about us?... more
    Nano-chameleon with 'unusually large' male genitals may be world's smallest reptile
    6 Feb: This tiny chameleon has male genitals almost 20 per cent as long as its body and may be the world's smallest reptile. Scientists say it's "pushing the limits of how small vertebrates can go".... more
    Myanmar's military has cut off the internet and Facebook. It's a tactic straight from the authoritarian playbook
    6 Feb: When they came for Myanmar's leaders, they cut off the internet. But the military's online blackout comes straight from an authoritarian playbook.... more
    University of the South Pacific council disappointed by deportation of Australian professor Pal Ahluwalia
    6 Feb: A leading Australian university professor recounts how Fiji Government officials "jumped" and "manhandled" him and his wife on Wednesday night, before deporting the couple to Brisbane.... more
    An explanation from The European Union Ambassador to New Zealand over controls on Covid-19 vaccines
    1 Feb: An explanation from The European Union Ambassador to New Zealand over controls on Covid-19 vaccines... more

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     07 Feb: Thousands of Indian farmers blockade Delhi highways in protest after internet being cut off and journalists charged ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     06 Feb: Myanmar's military has cut off the internet and Facebook. It's a tactic straight from the authoritarian playbook ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     07 Feb: Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of Myanmar's cities to denounce this week's coup and demand the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi despite a blockade on the internet by the junta +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
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     09 Feb: Donald Trump's impeachment trial looks to be heading for an acquittal, but the 14th amendment could give Democrats a Plan B +++++++++++++++
     11 Feb: World Health Organization scientists recommend Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine for all age groups +++++++++++++
     13 Feb: 'Ecocide' proposal aiming to make environmental destruction an international crime ++++++++++++

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