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    Biden to give legal status to half a million undocumented spouses of US citizens

    Biden to give legal status to half a million undocumented spouses of US citizens

    Under the existing rules, foreigners who arrive illegally into the United States and marry US citizens must wait abroad for their applications to be processed. Also: Putin arrives in North Korea ahead of talks with Kim Jong Un, and McDonald's withdraws its malfunctioning AI ordering software.

    • 26 min
    North Korea prepares for President Putin's arrival

    North Korea prepares for President Putin's arrival

    North Korea is preparing to welcome Vladimir Putin on his first visit there in more than twenty years. Also: Police in Kenya have fired tear gas and used water cannon to try to disperse protestors opposed to a new finance bill. The Senate in Thailand has passed a law allowing same sex marriage - the first country in Southeast Asia to do so. And why has a parkour runner at a UNESCO protected site in Italy sparked fury?

    • 29 min
    Maryland pardons tens of thousands of people of cannabis convictions

    Maryland pardons tens of thousands of people of cannabis convictions

    The governor Wes Moore said his executive order marked "the most sweeping state-level pardon in American history". Also: the Kremlin has confirmed that the Russian president Vladimir Putin will travel to North Korea on Tuesday, and the British actor Ian McKellen falls off stage during a performance in London.

    • 31 min
    Netanyahu disbands his War Cabinet

    Netanyahu disbands his War Cabinet

    Israel's PM dissolves his six-member war cabinet with no plans for a replacement. The BBC hears from witnesses who say the Greek coastguard threw migrants to their deaths. Also: Denmark says it's looking at additional ways of stopping Russian oil exports passing through the Baltic Sea, and news
    avoidance at record levels.

    • 30 min
    Zelensky offers peace talks if Russia leaves Ukraine

    Zelensky offers peace talks if Russia leaves Ukraine

    The Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelensky, was speaking at the close of a summit for peace in Switzerland. Also: Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has described the introduction of daily "tactical pauses" in military activity in a part of southern Gaza as “unacceptable”, and the original multi-coloured dancefloor used in the 1977 film, Saturday Night Fever, has been sold at auction.

    • 30 min
    Leaders discuss Ukraine peace proposals at Swiss summit

    Leaders discuss Ukraine peace proposals at Swiss summit

    The two-day gathering follows President Putin outlining Russia’s ceasefire terms, which have been widely dismissed. Russia has not been invited to the peace summit and China, a key strategic partner, is not attending. Also: Israel has launched an investigation into the deaths of eight IDF soldiers in Rafah, and Sweden welcomes home two citizens who had been arrested in Iran after a prisoner swap.

    • 31 min

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