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Netanyahu drops bid for immunity in corruption cases

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Benjamin Netanyahu is in the US for the unveiling of Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has withdrawn his request for parliamentary immunity from prosecution on corruption charges. In November, Mr Netanyahu was indicted by the attorney general on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of […]

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China coronavirus: Road blocks and ghost towns

Authorities in China are intensifying travel restrictions in an attempt to limit the spread of the deadly new coronavirus. The BBC’s Stephen McDonell and his team travelled into Hubei province, where the outbreak originated. Read more: China virus ‘spreads before symptoms show’ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-51255918