This week a devastating earthquake hit central Italy, reducing towns to rubble and killing at least 267, France’s highest court finally ruled against a ban on burkinis and American Vice President Joe Biden visited Ankara amidst a growing Turkish offensive into Syria. Meanwhile, the Colombian government struck a peace deal with leftist FARC guerillas, and an Ethiopian Olympian’s gesture could force him into exile.
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