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In French Alpine village, families line up for coronavirus tests

10 Feb 2020

LES CONTAMINES-MONTJOIE, France Residents, a few wearing facemasks, lined up in a French Alpine village on Sunday to get tested for the new coronavirus as authorities sought to contain the spread after five Britons contracted the illness there.

In French Alpine village, families line up for coronavirus tests

09 Feb 2020

LES CONTAMINES-MONTJOIE, France Residents, a few wearing facemasks, lined up in a French Alpine village on Sunday to get tested for the new coronavirus as authorities sought to contain the spread after five Britons contracted the illness there.

In French Alpine village, families line up for coronavirus tests

09 Feb 2020

LES CONTAMINES-MONTJOIE, France Feb 9 Residents, a few wearing facemasks, lined up in a French Alpine village on Sunday to get tested for the new coronavirus as authorities sought to contain the spread after five Britons contracted the illness there.

Five Britons contract coronavirus in French ski resort

08 Feb 2020

LES CONTAMINES-MONTJOIE, France/PARIS Five British nationals including a child have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus at a French mountain village, and health officials said they were checking who else might have been exposed, including at local schools.

Five Britons contract coronavirus in French ski resort

08 Feb 2020

LES CONTAMINES-MONTJOIE, France/PARIS Five British nationals including a child have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus at a French mountain village, and health officials said they were checking who else might have been exposed, including at local schools.

Swiss vote on anti-homophobia law as critics decry censorship

07 Feb 2020

GENEVA When 41-year-old Jehanne, a lesbian, was repeatedly insulted for supporting LGBT rights during a tram ride in the Swiss city of Geneva last month, she threatened to call the police.

'You have not seen anything yet,' climate activist Greta says ahead of Davos

17 Jan 2020

LAUSANNE, Switzerland Swedish activist Greta Thunberg marched with 10,000 protesters in the Swiss city of Lausanne on Friday and said "you have not seen anything yet" before some head to Davos next week to challenge the global financial elite to fight climate change. | Video

REFILE-'You have not seen anything yet,' climate activist Greta says ahead of Davos

17 Jan 2020

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Jan 17 Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and a crowd of some 10,000 protesters marched in the Swiss city of Lausanne on Friday before many of them head to Davos next week to challenge political and business leaders to combat the climate crisis.

Greens surge in Swiss election as climate change worries come to the fore

20 Oct 2019

BERN Support for the Greens surged in Switzerland's election on Sunday, moving politics to the left and putting environmentalists in the mix for a seat in the broad coalition that has governed the country for decades.

U.N. to probe Philippines drug war deaths

12 Jul 2019

GENEVA The U.N. Human Rights Council voted on Thursday to set up an investigation into mass killings during Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called 'war on drugs', a step that activists said was long overdue.

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