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[Homework]BBC 2020-05-24

The Taliban and Afghanistan have declared a three-day ceasefire for the Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr which begins on Sunday. The group said they'd not conduct any offensive operations against Afghan government forces. The Afghan President Ashraf Ghani welcomed the move and ordered the army also to observe the truce.

A UN investigation into the kidnapping and disappearance of anti-government protestors in Iraq has been unable to discover what happened to 25 of them. They have been involved in widespread demonstrations from October last year till this March.


The chief advisor to the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has come under further pressure after newspapers reported that he had been seen travelling away from his London home for a second time during the lockdown. It was revealed yesterday that Dominic Cummings had driven hundreds of kilometres to be with family while exhibiting coronavirus symptoms.


France has set out details of the quarantine measures it is introducing on June 8th when Britain imposes restrictions on arrivals. The French Foreign Ministry said British visitors would be invited to self-isolate for 14 days.


South Africa says it is discussing how it can help neighboring Mozambique with its fight again Islamic militants in the north of the country. Last week, the President of Mozambique appealed to regional leaders for assistance. The Jihadists have carried out more than 350 attacks since 2017.


A Mexican government report has found a 25% reduction in drug cartel activities since the start of the coronavirus crisis. The report found however an increase in the number of murders most gang-related. The researchers believe cartel members are settling scores.


And Italians have been commemorating the anniversary of the murder of the anti-mafia judge Giovanni Falcone. He was instrumental in the conviction of hundreds of mafiosi in the late 80s.

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