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Amnesty report: World leaders like Trump and Duterte 'encouraging society to hate'

The "poisonous rhetoric" of world leaders including Donald Trump has normalised the discrimination of minorities like the Rohingya in Myanmar, according to a damning Amnesty International report.

Amber Rudd: We'll always protect war-torn families from Syria horror

Home Secretary Amber Rudd, who has visited refugees on the Syrian-Lebanese border, wanted to see the "shocking" suffering for herself which she says underlines the importance of UK support.

10,538 Syrian refugees have relocated to UK, new figures show

The UK has taken in more than 10,000 Syrian refugees from countries around the conflict zone since 2014, new figures show.

Donald Trump: Armed teachers could stop further school massacres

Tearful school shooting survivors have met Donald Trump and urged him to bring in stricter gun control, with the President suggesting that arming teachers could stop further massacres.

Ferry explosion 'fireball' injures 18 people in Mexico

A ferry has been struck by an explosion in Mexico, leaving 18 people injured.

Total wipeout: When Olympic athletes crash out

Here's 10 athletes whose Winter Olympic dreams were shattered on the slopes and on the ice rink.

US evangelist Reverend Billy Graham dies aged 99

US evangelist Reverend Billy Graham has died at his home in North Carolina at the age of 99, a spokesman has said.

Mystery behind the Giza pyramids' near-perfect alignment possibly unravelled

Archaeologists have long wondered how the ancient Egyptians aligned the corners of the pyramids of Giza along the cardinal points so accurately.

Donald Trump Jr 'likes' post attacking Florida school shooting survivor

A survivor of the Florida shooting has denied he is a "crisis actor" after Donald Trump Jr appeared to endorse an article which labelled the student a "Trump-hater".

Ghouta resident: 'Bombing and shelling never stops'

Mouayad Mohildeen, a 29-year-old father-of-two, speaks to Sky News' Special Correspondent Alex Crawford from the basement of a building in eastern Ghouta where he is taking shelter.

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