Loop Breakfast Bites

Loop Breakfast Bites is a round-up of the top international stories making news.

Cash-strapped Venezuela a major funder of Trump inauguration

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President Nicolas Maduro may be struggling to feed Venezuela but his socialist administration still managed to make a $500,000 donation to Donald Trump's inauguration, records released Wednesday show.

 

Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia

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Russia's Supreme Court on Thursday banned the Jehovah's Witnesses from operating anywhere in the country, accepting a request from the justice ministry that the religious organization be considered an extremist group.

 

Investigation launched into alleged assassination plot against Guyana's President

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Guyanese police are investigating a possible plot to assassinate President David Granger.

 

Paris police say officer and attacker shot, killed

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Paris police say a gunman has killed a police officer and wounded another before being killed himself in an attack on the Champs-Elysees shopping district.

 

China launches its 1st unmanned cargo spacecraft

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China on Thursday launched its first unmanned cargo spacecraft on a mission to dock with the country's space station, marking further progress in the ambitious Chinese space program.

 

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