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McDonald's plans to drop foam packaging globally by 2019 and will also switch to packaging made from recycled materials in every location by 2020.
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World leaders abandoning human rights. Regressive policies and hateful rhetoric by leaders such as Trump, Putin, and Xi undermining rights worldwide, according to Amnesty International's annual human rights report.
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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny detained in Moscow | World news
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In a rare example of breaking with diplomatic niceties, the PM of Denmark is publicly urging President Trump to respond to the outcry that has followed the latest mass shooting in the U.S. Lars Lokke Rasmussen said Trump needs to listen to the students demonstrating in support of tighter gun control
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A chat app where South Koreans can anonymously dish the dirt on their misbehaving bosses and colleagues is belatedly stirring the country’s #MeToo movement, shedding new light on sexual harassment in the heavily male-dominated corporate culture
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Taiwan to ban single-use plastic drinking straws, plastic bags, disposable utensils entirely by 2030
1076
Japan likely to exceed quota of the endangered Blue Fin Tuna for 2nd year
504
Saudi Arabia stops issuing verdicts forcing unwilling women to return to their husband's homes in a failed marriage. The law was called the "House of Obedience" law.
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Russian Troll Farm Workers Say Mueller Indictments Are True
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Palestinian Beaten, Killed After Arrest by Israeli Soldiers. Video shows soldiers beating man during arrest
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New Zealand's Labour 'appalled' after Iranian delegation refuses handshake with female MP
195
Amateur astronomer gets 1-in-10-million shot of supernova’s initial burst of light, a first.
207
Russian arrested over Euro 2016 attack
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Arctic Temperature Soars 45 Degrees Above Normal
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More than two thirds of all countries corrupt, Transparency International (TI) report says. TI found that majority of countries in the world can be called corrupt, with a clear link between high levels of corruption and little protection of the media and civil society groups.
176
Senator: Rodrigo Duterte's drug war has killed 20,000
1083
Devin Nunes asked Russian bots to help make an article discrediting the Russia investigation 'go viral'
2604
The ancient population of Britain was almost completely replaced by newcomers about 4,500 years ago, a study shows. The astonishing result comes from analysis of DNA extracted from 400 ancient remains across Europe.
73
Second lawsuit eyed against Japanese government over eugenics law, as records in 13 prefectures show sterilizations of children aged 15 and below - The revelations follow a lawsuit filed against the state by a woman seeking ¥11 million in damages over her forced sterilization when she was a teenager
284
Grenade thrown at US embassy in Montenegro, attacker blows himself up
128
Cost of living pushing Australian workers into homelessness
379
US is looking at potential new sanctions against Russia
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Philippines 'concerned' as U.S. intelligence tags Duterte a threat to democracy
6166
‘The Benjamin Netanyahu age is over’: Opposition preps for early election
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More than 90 Nigerian schoolgirls missing after Boko Haram attack: sources - Their disappearance, if confirmed, would be one of the largest since Boko Haram abducted more than 270 schoolgirls from the town of Chibok in 2014.
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Putin nemesis Navalny, barred from election, tries political siege
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Debt for dolphins: Seychelles creates huge marine parks in world-first finance scheme | An innovative exchange of sovereign debt for marine conservation, backed by the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio, could pave the way to saving large swaths of the world’s oceans
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Russian disinformation distorts American and European democracy: The Mueller indictment reveals some of the Kremlin’s tactics
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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny detained in Moscow
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3M, H&M and C&A probe claim Chinese prisoners made packaging
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Working single parents 'struggling to feed children' - A third of children with a working single parent live in poverty with some parents struggling to put food on the table, a charity has found.
30
Ocean Refuge the Size of Great Britain Announced
90
Crime in Japan Falls to Lowest Level in More Than 70 Years
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For the third time, the UK government has been slammed by the courts for failing to produce an adequate plan to tackle the growing problem of air pollution, in a landmark judgment that will force ministers back to the drawing board in their efforts to clean up dirty urban air.
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Twitter bars tactics used by ‘bots’ to spread false stories. Twitter Inc said it would no longer allow people to post identical messages from multiple accounts, cracking down on a tactic that Russian agents and others have allegedly used to make tweets or topics go viral.
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Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea's General Kim Yong-chol to attend
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Venezuelans report big weight losses in 2017 as hunger hits
58
Muslims burn Pampers nappies because of cartoon cat
995
IDF reveals it thwarted attempted ISIS bombing of Australian flight
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Doctors should prescribe more antidepressants for people with mental health problems, study finds: Data from 522 trials, involving 116,000 patients found that every one of the 21 antidepressants used were better than a placebo.
6 EnayVovin Lets hope all this attention to russian interference doesn't prevent introspection.
4 CodeOverflow The fact that the EU implies that the EU media is impartial and serious would be so funny if it wasn't so appaling.
6 das_masterful Make them part of the bloc then.
4 autotldr This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](http://www.france24.com/en/20180117-eu-accuses-russia-orchestrated-disinformation-campaign) reduced by 80%. (I'm a bot) ***** > "There seems frankly little doubt that the pro-Kremlin disinformation campaign is an orchestrated strategy, delivering the same disinformation stories in as many languages as possible, through as many channels as possible, as often as possible," he said. > King told MEPs that Moscow was "Not exactly shy about the goals of this disinformation campaign and disinformation activity". > "If we look at opinion polls measuring how many people accept obvious disinformation planted in pro-Kremlin media, then unfortunately we have to conclude that Russian disinformation can be extremely successful," King warned. ***** [**Extended Summary**](http://np.reddit.com/r/autotldr/comments/7r46n9/the_european_union_on_wednesday_accused_russia_of/) | [FAQ](http://np.reddit.com/r/autotldr/comments/31b9fm/faq_autotldr_bot/ "Version 1.65, ~283909 tl;drs so far.") | [Feedback](http://np.reddit.com/message/compose?to=%23autotldr "PM's and comments are monitored, constructive feedback is welcome.") | *Top* *keywords*: **disinformation**^#1 **Russian**^#2 **Force**^#3 **year**^#4 **propaganda**^#5
2 Inthenameofscience That's a very bold claim, and one I look forward to seeing the Russians dance around denying, then flat out admit it happened.
1 MrJuhziz Russia seems tp be myopic, what happened last time a bunch of right wingers came in europe. They seem to be putting all cards in nuclear deterrence.
2 chucara While I certainly believe the Kremlin is behind this, what exactly is it Russia is gaining by spreading false rumours about the dietary habits of Danish zoo animals? It seems.. oddly specific.
2 DonHilarion I find very plausible the possiblity of Russia using social networks and other means to spread destabilising news against the EU. I'm not surprised at all, and I guess we make the same against them. Bussiness as usual, isn't it? Though it's ok to make this public, if this an information war, we have to win it.
1 sowetoninja Same mentality than in the US: It just CAN'T be that Hillary lost because the people hate her and what she represents, it must be the damn Russians. Always the Russians when we fail at anything.
1 perkel666 >"This conclusion is based on two years' work by the EU's East Stratcom Task Force, which has gathered more than 3,500 examples of pro-Kremlin disinformation, contradicting publicly available facts, repeated in many languages on many occasions." 3500 articles in few years. I guess participation award should be handed but they didn't win anything considering that 3500 articles is not even a day worth of articles or ads that keeps coming is internet sphere. >Recent fake reports include claims that France was banning Christmas symbols, Denmark was using unwanted family pets to feed carnivores in zoos and Sweden was introducing a law requiring written consent before sex. What about this is russian agenda ? France banning religious symbols is pretty fucking standard news about France and it is not shocking to anyone living outside of france now, Denmark thing is just bizarre and Sweden introducing law to require writter consent isn't frankly that far of from Sweden standard idiocies. I guess EU taxpayer money well spend... not.