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Premier Doug Ford says he wont spare a penny to fight Ontario wildfires, resists calls to declare state of emergency [Video]

Ontario Premier Doug Ford Ford resists calls to declare state of emergency for Northern Ontario wildfires as he says he wont spare a penny to fight them

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EAST ASIA

Japanese fans celebrate six gold Olympic medals • FRANCE 24 English [Video]

#Japanese fans are enjoying the #Tokyo #Olympic Games as Japan is now second in the ranking, behind China, with five gold medals.Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENVisit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en

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Japan’s Nishiya, 13, first women’s Olympic skateboard champion • FRANCE 24 English [Video]

Momiji Nishiya of #Japan has won the first ever #Olympic #skateboard competition for women. The 13-year-old gave the host nation a sweep of golds in the street event a day after after Yuto Horigome won the men’s event. FRANCE 24’s Sports Editor Simon Harding reports from Tokyo.Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENVisit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en

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Passengers trapped in flooded subway in China [Video]

Passengers on a subway in Zhengzhou, the capital of China’s central Henan province, were trapped by flood waters that reached their necks. A dozen people died in the flooded subway after the city was drenched by what are being called the heaviest rains for 1,000 years.Read more: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-at-least-16-people-dead-as-chinese-province-hit-by-heaviest-rains-in/Follow The Globe and Mail https://theglobeandmail.comInstagram: https://instagram.com/globeandmailTwitter: https://twitter.com/globeandmailFacebook: https://facebook.com/theglobeandmail

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CENTRAL AFRICA

Dramatic video! Nyiragongo Volcano Eruption & Earthquake in Congo, Africa [Video]

Update News! Nyiragongo Volcano Eruption & Earthquake in Congo, Africa (May 24, 2021). Torrents of lava poured into villages after dark in eastern Congo with little warning, leaving at least 15 people dead amid the chaos and destroying more than 500 homes, officials and survivors said Sunday.The eruption of Mount Nyiragongo on Saturday night sent about 5,000 people fleeing from the city of Goma across the nearby border into Rwanda, while another 25,000 others sought refuge to the northwest in Sake, the U.N. children’s agency said Sunday.#LavaFlow #Nyiragongo #africa #congo #weather #volcano #naturaldisasters #news #volcanoeruption #etnavolcano #eruption #volcanology #nature #worldnews

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CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA

Canadian inferno: record temperatures and the climate emergency [Video]

There are significant evironmental movements in #Canada and Brazil, but also massive oil lobbies – who will win out in the end?François Picard is joined by Noor Ibrahim, from the Daily Beast, Pierre Haski, from France Inter, Patrick Smith, from The Africa Report, and Zapiro, cartoonist from the Daily Maverick. This edition of The #WorldThisWeek discusses the most pressing issue of modern times, the #ClimateEmergency.Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7https://f24.my/YTliveEN…Visit our website: https://www.france24.comLike us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en

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Japan warns fans not to cheer during Olympics to prevent Covid surge – BBC News [Video]

Thousands of fans will be allowed into venues to watch the Tokyo Olympic Games but they will be told not to cheer or even speak loudly. Organisers are limiting numbers to a maximum 10,000 spectators, with venues only half full. However even that goes against the advice of experts worried that the Games will spread Covid transmission. Sophie Raworth presents BBC News at Ten reporting by Rupert Wingfield-Hayes in Tokyo.Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog#BBCNews

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St. Charles Parish prepares for tropical weather [Video]

Emergency management officials with St. Charles Parish are monitoring tropical weather associated with Invest92L. The storm was last seen developing in the western Gulf of Mexico and is expected to impact St. Charles starting Friday and lasting through Monday.

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CENTRAL AFRICA

Dramatic video! Nyiragongo Volcano Eruption & Earthquake in Congo, Africa (May 24, 2021) [Video]

Update News! Nyiragongo Volcano Eruption & Earthquake in Congo, Africa (May 24, 2021). Torrents of lava poured into villages after dark in eastern Congo with little warning, leaving at least 15 people dead amid the chaos and destroying more than 500 homes, officials and survivors said Sunday.The eruption of Mount Nyiragongo on Saturday night sent about 5,000 people fleeing from the city of Goma across the nearby border into Rwanda, while another 25,000 others sought refuge to the northwest in Sake, the U.N. children’s agency said Sunday.🔥 HUGE Lava Eruption In Africa! Nyiragongo Volcano – https://youtu.be/9_lonWDFB4kFOBOS PLANET: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaJs3QtwUWJ2u_sdQVBs4XAFOBOS RELAX: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCajZT2VQy1H6Ou6xgp_G3WwFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/fobosplanetEmail: geofobos@gmail.com#FobosPlanet #LavaFlow #Nyiragongo #africa #congo #weather #volcano #naturaldisasters #news #volcanoeruption #etnavolcano #eruption #volcanology #nature #worldnews

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IOC vice-president gets backlash saying Tokyo Olympics are on, regardless of coronavirus state of emergency [Video]

John Coates, an International Olympic Committee vice-president, has stirred a backlash in Japan after he said the Tokyo Olympics would go ahead even if a state of emergency were in force