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Who’s a populist? Democrats taking on Trump look to reclaim the mantle

  • orator: By the end of the century, populist orator William Jennings Bryan dominated the Democratic Party and won its presidential nomination three times.
  • veer: In the 20th century, radio broadcaster Father Charles Coughlin, Louisiana Gov. Huey Long, Alabama Gov. George Wallace, and conservative commentator Pat Buchanan all laid claim to mass appeal through populist rhetoric that veered into demagoguery.
  • infuse: Populist themes, to some extent, are infusing nearly every Democratic campaign.
  • connotation: Populism can exist on both the left and the right, and depending on the audience, the term can have either negative or positive connotations.
  • culprit: In his successful 2016 campaign, Trump appealed to the economic and cultural grievances of white working-class voters, targeting international trade and illegal immigration as culprits.

Peaceful revolutionary: Can Armenia’s prisoner-turned-prime minister govern?

  • disobedience: The protests brought the country to a halt through joyous and highly organized civil disobedience.
  • inveigh: A fiery orator, he was the most outspoken opposition politician in parliament, always inveighing against people he opposed and trying to hold the government accountable.
  • libel: During the parliamentary elections in 1999, The Daily was sharply critical of the government and was fined for libel.
  • eschew: The prime minister himself, like many politicians, eschews labels.
  • compulsory: Pashinyan was exempted from compulsory military service because his two elder brothers had already served.

Turkmen police stop women drivers

  • eccentric: The country has a reputation for arbitrary if unevenly-enforced rules about public conduct, from growing beards to installing air conditioners, under both founding President Saparmyrat Nyyazow and his marginally less eccentric successor Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow.
  • spurious: Turkmen women are complaining that the police are taking away their driving licences on spurious grounds, amid reports that the Central Asian country has quietly banned women from driving altogether.
  • caprice: Both ANT and Chronicles of Turkmenistan say the black-car ban is also down to presidential caprice.
  • junction: Since the weekend, groups of four traffic police have been routinely pulling over female drivers at the busiest junctions in the capital Ashgabat and searching their cars for any reason to take them off the road, according to Chronicles of Turkmenistan, a prominent opposition news site.

Jewish graves desecrated near Strasbourg in eastern France

  • desecrate: Jewish graves desecrated near Strasbourg in eastern France- BBC News.
  • desecrate: Image copyright Reuters Image caption The graves were desecrated at the Jewish cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg.
  • desecrate: Some 80 graves have been desecrated with swastikas at a Jewish cemetery in eastern France, local officials say.
  • bombard: Police stepped in to protect the philosopher, Alain Finkielkraut, after he was bombarded with insults and anti-Jewish taunts by a group of " yellow vest" protesters in Paris at the weekend.
  • taunt: Police stepped in to protect the philosopher, Alain Finkielkraut, after he was bombarded with insults and anti-Jewish taunts by a group of " yellow vest" protesters in Paris at the weekend.

Pulwama attack: Pakistan warns India against military action

  • retaliate: Pakistan has warned it will retaliate if India takes military action against it after a militant attack on Indian forces in Indian-administered Kashmir.
  • convoy: More than 40 members of India's security forces died in Thursday's suicide bombing on their convoy.
  • actionable: In his first comments addressing the attack, he said India should " stop blaming Pakistan without any proof or evidenc e" and urged Indian authorities to share any " actionable intelligence ".
  • retaliate: If you think that you will launch any kind of attack on Pakistan, Pakistan will not just think about retaliation, Pakistan will retaliate," he said, adding that only dialogue could help solve issues in Kashmir.
  • separatist: India has long accused Pakistan of backing militant separatists in Indian-administered Kashmir.

Roger Stone sorry for judge crosshair post

  • defame: Judge Jackson also dismissed a related claim Mrs Clinton, who was US secretary of State at the time, had defamed the parents by lying about them in the press.
  • misinterpret: He also posted on Instagram: " A photo of Judge Jackson posted on my Instagram has been misinterpreted.
  • inference: Any inference that this was meant to somehow threaten the judge or disrespect court is categorically false.

After Kashmir attack, what are India's options?

  • weigh: Dhruva Jaishankar weighs in with the options before India- diplomatic, economic and military.
  • separatist: Pakistan responded to these efforts with firing across the Line of Control separating the two sides, insisting on meeting with Kashmiri separatists in India, and arresting and sentencing to death an alleged Indian spy.
  • spy: Pakistan responded to these efforts with firing across the Line of Control separating the two sides, insisting on meeting with Kashmiri separatists in India, and arresting and sentencing to death an alleged Indian spy.
  • syndicate: In India's joint statements with the US and others, they now name specific Pakistan-based terrorist groups such as JeM, Lashkar-e-Taiba and D-Company, a criminal syndicate led by the Pakistan-based Indian fugitive Dawood Ibrahim.
  • sympathetic: The challenge facing India is that other countries, however sympathetic, will continue to see value in retaining their ties with Pakistan.

Mexico border wall: US states sue over emergency declaration

  • theatre: For most of us, the office of the presidency is not a place for theatre," he added.
  • injunction: The lawsuit filed on Monday seeks a preliminary injunction that would stop Mr Trump acting on his emergency declaration while a legal battle takes place in the courts, the Washington Post reported.
  • theatre: Governor Gavin Newsom of California dismissed the president's decision as " political theatre" while New York state's Democratic attorney general, Letitia James, promised to " fight back with every legal tool at our disposal ".
  • disposal: Governor Gavin Newsom of California dismissed the president's decision as " political theatre" while New York state's Democratic attorney general, Letitia James, promised to " fight back with every legal tool at our disposal ".

Viewpoint: Should Britain apologise for Amritsar massacre?

  • inspect: Image copyright AFP Image caption Visitors can inspect a bullet-ridden wall at the site of the massacre.
  • quell: He had served as the bodyguard of Brigadier General RH Dyer, who had rushed to Amritsar a few days earlier to quell what he believed to be a major uprising.
  • quell: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Brigadier General Dyer rushed to Amritsar to quell what he believed to be a major uprising.
  • corpse: When Gen Dyer ordered his troops to cease firing, Jallianwala Bagh resembled a battlefield strewn with corpses.
  • centenary: I am clear that the government should now apologise, especially as we reach the centenary of the massacre.

Gilets jaunes: How much anti-Semitism is beneath the yellow vests?

  • despicable: Everyone can come and give his opinion- and some opinions are despicable and illegal.
  • transgression: Vincent Duclert believes that the movement does bear some responsibility for the extremist abuse in its midst, because the protest's violence- towards the police, state institutions and public property- encourages anti-Semitism by encouraging " transgression".
  • negation: President Macron tweeted that it was " the absolute negation of what we are and what makes us a great nation ".

Could a defeated IS rebound?

  • disenfranchise: By the summer of 2014 they felt so disenfranchised that IS ( a Sunni extremist movement) was able to practically walk into Iraq's second city of Mosul unopposed.
  • lightning: At the recent Munich Security Conference, Alex Younger, the chief of Britain's secret intelligence service (MI6)- an organisation that was frankly caught completely off-balance by IS's lightning advances in 2014- said this:.
  • squander: Iraq's Shia-led government then squandered this gain by embarking on a systematic programme of discrimination against the country's Sunni Muslims.

Pulwama attack: Four Indian soldiers killed in Kashmir gun battle

  • evict: Isolated incidents of students from Kashmir being beaten up or evicted from their accommodation in northern Indian states have also been reported.
  • funeral: Significant numbers of young men have joined the insurgency in recent years and the funerals of well-known militants draw huge crowds who want to pay respects to " martyrs".
  • blind: India has been accused of using excessive force to control protests with thousands of people suffering eye injuries or being blinded by pellet guns.
  • rein: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is facing an election later this year, has vowed a strong response and says he will give the military free rein.
  • magnitude: The last time an attack on Indian forces close to this magnitude occurred in Kashmir was in 2016, when 19 soldiers were killed at a base.

Slow and steady, the American prairies grow

  • seed: Advances in seeding technology have allowed land recovered from farming and other uses to be more fully restored with native plants.
  • acreage: The exact acreage of prairie conservation efforts is somewhat difficult to track, since many of them are grass-roots endeavors.
  • exhilarate: It makes some people feel really small and scared, and it makes other people feel exhilarated.

Greeks squeezed by foreign investors in Athens property boom

  • rocket: Image caption Salaries have not kept pace with rocketing rents, Spyros Bellas complains.
  • renovate: The 31-year-old and her boyfriend have bought and renovated three apartments for Airbnb.
  • renovate: "During the crisis there were so many abandoned flats that people did not have the money to renovate," Ms Christodoulaki says.

Viewpoint: Why Trump may win his legal fight over border wall

  • viewpoint: Viewpoint: Why Trump may win his legal fight over border wall- BBC News.
  • viewpoint: Viewpoint: Why Trump may win his legal fight over border wall.
  • drastic: The latest chapter of Washington dysfunction has culminated in drastic action by the president in order to deliver his key campaign promise.
  • preparation: President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build his long-promised border wall was met with a torrent of condemnations and threats from Democratic critics, including preparation for another heated court fight.
  • visa: Most illegal immigrants overstay their visas or pass through ports of entry.

Yellow-vest protests: Macron condemns anti-Semitic abuse

  • bombard: Police stepped in to protect the philosopher Alain Finkielkraut after he was bombarded with insults and anti-Jewish taunts in the French capital.
  • taunt: Police stepped in to protect the philosopher Alain Finkielkraut after he was bombarded with insults and anti-Jewish taunts in the French capital.
  • negation: President Macron said it was an " absolute negation" of what made France great and would not be tolerated.

Chaka Khan: Why she gets annoyed by her tuneful greeting

  • ode: Along with her big hits, there are the songs you didn't realise were even sung by her; the covers by newer artists in ode to her; and the samples used on tracks by the likes of Kanye, Eminem, Bryson Tiller and Stardust.
  • sickness: She fought and fought her sickness for many years and it's time to just give it up and relax- just go home.
  • potion: I don't have any magic potions," she promises.
  • induct: So will Chaka's 12th solo studio album be the one to finally see her inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

Europeans reveal who they wish was in the White House

  • grandeur: Long a fixture on the security conference circuit, it takes place in the rather dated grandeur of the Bayerischer Hof Hotel.
  • gush: He was introduced by an almost gushing Nicholas Burns- the former senior US diplomat ( and no supporter of Mr Trump)- who mused ( to rapturous applause) on how nice it would be if the US had a leader who," rather than embracing Kim Jong-un or Victor Orban would have embraced our true friend Angela Merkel ".
  • nostalgic: The Europeans are nostalgic for one and remain deeply uncomfortable with the other.

Bruno Ganz, who played Hitler in Downfall, dies aged 77

  • apoplectic: One particular scene depicting Hitler in apoplectic fury became a meme and spawned thousands of parodies online.
  • sequel: He appeared in Werner Herzog's Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) and played an angel in Wim Wenders ' Wings of Desire (1987) and its sequel Faraway, So Close!
  • accolade: At the time of his death, Ganz was the holder of the Iffland-Ring, an accolade to the German-speaking actor judged " most significant and worthy ".

US ex-cardinal Theodore McCarrick defrocked over abuse claims

  • pray: For all those McCarrick abused, I pray this judgment will be one small step, among many, toward healing.
  • archbishop: Mr McCarrick was the archbishop of Washington DC from 2001 to 2006.
  • seclusion: Since his resignation last year from the College of Cardinals, he has been living in seclusion in a monastery in Kansas.
  • monastery: Since his resignation last year from the College of Cardinals, he has been living in seclusion in a monastery in Kansas.
  • cardinal: He was the first person to resign as a cardinal since 1927.

Long-nosed lover Cyrano returns to woo Paris in hit play Edmond

  • woo: Long-nosed lover Cyrano returns to woo Paris in hit play Edmond- BBC News.
  • woo: Long-nosed lover Cyrano returns to woo Paris in hit play Edmond.
  • dramatist: It is named after Edmond Ros tand, the dramatist who wrote the original in 1897.
  • acclaim: His film version of Edmond has come out to critical acclaim in France, and in the UK the play gets its first outing at the Birmingham Rep in March, starring Freddie Fox and Josie Law rence.
  • disfigure: The title character is a romantic musketeer disfigured by a huge nose, who conceals his love for the beautiful Roxanne up until the last fatal scene.

Week in pictures: 9 - 15 February 2019

  • vibrant: Image copyright Alexander Kuznetsov/REUTERS Image caption A person poses beneath a vibrant display of the Aurora Borealis ( Northern Lights) near Inari in Lapland, Finland..
  • duet: Gaga won three prizes, including best pop performance for Joanne and best pop duet for Shal low, from the Oscar-nominated film A Star Is Born.
  • statistician: He crashed feet-first into MSG networks statistician Dave Fried, who was sitting behind the scorer's table.
  • protector: Image copyright DIMITAR DILKOFF/afp Image caption People pray around a cross-shaped platform covered with candles placed in jars of honey, during a ceremony marking the day of Saint Haralampi, protector of beekeepers, at the Church of the Blessed Virgin in Blagoevgrad, Bul garia.

Bring on the ice and snow: Ottawa’s Winterlude celebrates a frozen north

  • stoicism: In a country that prides itself on its northern stoicism but increasingly finds itself begrudging the climate, the festival is an ode to Canadian winter.
  • begrudge: In a country that prides itself on its northern stoicism but increasingly finds itself begrudging the climate, the festival is an ode to Canadian winter.
  • ode: In a country that prides itself on its northern stoicism but increasingly finds itself begrudging the climate, the festival is an ode to Canadian winter.
  • quintessential: At the heart of Winterlude, in its 41st year, is the Rideau Canal, where visitors partake in the most quintessential of pastimes, ice-skating for 7.8 kilometers ( 4.8 miles) nonstop, on the largest natural rink in the world.
  • ail: She also saves this time of year for her annual BeaverT ail, a fried dough pastry in the shape of its name.

Vodka firm loses valuable iceberg water in apparent heist

  • distiller: A Canadian vodka distiller has lost 30,000 litres of valuable iceberg water in what appears to be a heist.
  • distiller: The CEO of the Newfoundland-based distiller told the BBC that the water was discovered missing on Monday after their facility manager found one of the tanks had been completely drained over the weekend.
  • glacial: Some other local firms use the resource- a Newfoundland beauty brand that makes skincare and cosmetics products with glacial water, a local brewery and some companies that sell bottled " Berg" water.

Fijians fume at India land swap

  • chancery: Government assurances that the chancery will be built in a marginal plot have only raised concerns about it blocking future expansion of the Fiji Museum, which is also located in Thurston Gardens.
  • botanical: Residents of Fiji's capital Suva are questioning the government's decision to allow a new Indian High Commission to be built in the city's much-loved botanical gardens.
  • encroach: Allen Lockington, who started the petition, told Radio New Zealand that he was concerned that " construction will encroach into the botanical gardens... and we just hope that no trees will be cut down, exotic trees ".
  • botanical: Allen Lockington, who started the petition, told Radio New Zealand that he was concerned that " construction will encroach into the botanical gardens... and we just hope that no trees will be cut down, exotic trees ".
  • botanical: Residents of Fiji's capital Suva are questioning the government's decision to allow a new Indian High Commission to be built at the city's much-loved botanical gardens.

Family acquitted over Italian woman's killing

  • exhume: She was originally buried without an autopsy- but when exhumed a cause of death was identified as strangulation.
  • exhume: After the outpour, Pakistani authorities exhumed Ms Cheema's body.
  • dislocate: They found her voice box was swollen and a neck bone had been dislocated- suggesting strangulation.

Trump to declare emergency over Mexico border wall

  • avert: The spending bill is due to be signed shortly to avert another shutdown.
  • terminate: The National Emergencies Act contains a clause that allows Congress to terminate the emergency status if both houses vote for it- and the president does not veto.
  • contender: The dissenting Republicans include 2012 presidential contender and new senator for Utah Mitt Rom ney, Florida senator Marco Rubio, and the senator from Maine Susan Collins, who said the move was of " dubious constitutionality ".
  • dubious: The dissenting Republicans include 2012 presidential contender and new senator for Utah Mitt Rom ney, Florida senator Marco Rubio, and the senator from Maine Susan Collins, who said the move was of " dubious constitutionality ".
  • veto: A supermajority in both houses of Congress is needed to overturn a presidential veto.

Brumadinho dam collapse: Eight arrests at Brazil's Vale

  • complacent: In the aftermath of the 2015 Vale disaster, Brazilian authorities were severely criticised for being too slow and complacent.
  • evasive: The executive was evasive when questioned about why the company had not yet paid many fines regarding the 2015 disaster.
  • jewel: At one point Mr Schvartsman said Vale " is a Brazilian jewel" and" cannot be condemned for an accident that happened in one of its dams- even though it was such a big tragedy ", drawing angry replies from lawmakers.
  • liquid: Liquefaction is a process whereby a solid material such as sand loses strength and behaves more like a liquid.

What are the biggest threats to humanity?

  • sinister: Lake Toba, at the other end of Sumatra, tells a still more sinister story.
  • reliant: With almost eight billion people living on Earth, we are increasingly reliant upon global systems to sustain us.
  • unsophisticated: And, in 2017, the relatively unsophisticated WannaCry ransomware attack shut down parts of the NHS and other organisations around the world.

Viewpoint: How far might India go to 'punish' Pakistan?

  • viewpoint: Viewpoint: How far might India go to 'punish' Pakistan?
  • rein: Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi has pledged to give security forces free rein to respond to the militant attack- the deadliest in the region in three decades.
  • designate: The car bombing has been claimed by the Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), which numerous countries, and the United Nations, have designated a terrorist group.
  • hostage: He was later released as part of a hostage exchange after an Indian airliner headed to Delhi was hijacked to Kabul in 1999.
  • hijack: He was later released as part of a hostage exchange after an Indian airliner headed to Delhi was hijacked to Kabul in 1999.

Ryan Adams: FBI investigates sexually-explicit texts

  • album: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The star's latest album has been " put on hold" in light of the allegations.
  • album: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ryan Adams found fame with albums like Gold and songs such as New York, New York in the early 2000s.
  • album: The star's forthcoming album, Big Colors, has been removed from release schedules; while three music companies have severed ties with the artist.
  • pedal: Walrus Audio and JHS Pedals, who both made Adams-branded guitar pedals, said they would withdraw those models from sale.

Ko Ni: Gunman gets death penalty in murder of Myanmar lawyer

  • assassin: The assassin has crept up on his elderly target, who's holding his grandson in his arms.
  • rob: What happens in the next second- captured on camera- will rob a family of a grandfather and Myanmar of arguably its best hope of a more democratic future.
  • antique: It was only the hired gunman, an antique smuggler from Mandalay called Kyi Lin, who had no apparent army links.
  • encapsulate: Earlier I 'd asked him if he thought the murder did indeed encapsulate the way the army is still in control.

Africa's week in pictures: 8-14 February 2019

  • combine: Image copyright AFP Image caption Malian singer Fatoumata Diawara performs at the event on the same day, with a visual backdrop that combines Dogon, afrofuturist and ancient Egyptian elements.
  • archipelago: Image copyright AFP Image caption Uganda singer Jackie Akello, in pink, joins revellers at the Sauti za Busara festival on Friday... Image copyright AFP Image caption The annual event takes place in Stone Town on the Tanzanian archipelago of Zanzibar... Image copyright AFP Image caption Fans come to the event to see musicians from Tanzania and across the continent perform.
  • pageant: Image copyright Anadolu Agency Image caption While on Saturday, Sabrine Khalifa Mansour is crowned Miss Tunisia 2019 at the pageant in the capital city, Tunis.

Sexual harassment: 'I was terrified to report it'

  • pilot: Vault, set to be piloted by a small number of companies in March, enables those experiencing misconduct in the workplace to record a private, time-stamped report that is stored as evidence in a " private vault ".
  • impetus: Users can send the reports to their company, but Vault also flags up if someone else in the same organisation has reported a similar incident or individual, giving people the impetus to report collecti vely.
  • garner: Dr Shaw, a memory scientist, believes that Talk To Spot garners stronger evidence than if the harassment had been reported to HR in the first instance.
  • prevalence: The map helps to demonstrate the prevalence of sexual harassment- not only visualising the number of reported incidents but also their spread across the country," says a HarassMap spokeswoman.

Jody Wilson-Raybould: Three ways this could be a problem for Trudeau

  • allege: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is under pressure following a report last week alleging political interference in a corruption case against engineering giant SNC-Lavalin.
  • advise: Canada's independent ethics commissioner, who advises politicians on how avoid to conflicts between public duties and private interests and investigates possible contraventions, has launched an examination into those allegations.
  • improper: Mr Trudeau has denied anything improper happened, saying the government followed all the rules in its handling of the matter.
  • smell: Now, with a few months to go before the next federal election, opposition parties smell blood in the water and are tossing around terms like " cover up ".
  • summary: In summary: it has escalated quickly into a major headache for the prime minister and the Liberal government.

Real-life trolling: When a 'roast' becomes harassment

  • invert: When a Twitter user going by the name of PlainPotatoess referred to himself as a comedian in his bio, even he used inverted commas.
  • jibe: The online forum Reddit has long had a public " roasting" thread, where people post selfies with a sign saying " roast me" and then wait for the jibes to flow.
  • outlandish: The other problem, says Mr Johnson, is that YouTube's algorithms reward more outlandish content.
  • persuadable: However, despite the " empathy trap ", he says young people are typically more persuadable by moral concerns than by the threat of punishment.
  • skit: Then when they call the police, he does a skit with the police..

Beyond guilt or innocence, should jurors weigh if law is worth enforcing?

  • audible: A howling winter wind is audible through the drawn curtains of a fifth-floor courtroom in the Mendocino County Superior Court, punctuating questions from the defense attorney and the prosecutor.
  • outlaw: Recommended: The lawman and the outlaw: How cattle rustling and drugs are roiling rural America.
  • acquit: For centuries it was accepted that juries had two duties: judging facts (deciding whether to convict or acquit), and judging law ( deciding whether it should be enforce d).
  • positive: If juries were explicitly told about their nullification power, its supporters believe the potential positives would outweigh the potential negatives.
  • negative: If juries were explicitly told about their nullification power, its supporters believe the potential positives would outweigh the potential negatives.

Nigeria election 2019: Do the promises stack up?

  • parity: The UN's education organisation Unesco defines acceptable gender parity as between 98 and 102 females to every 100 males enrolled in school.
  • parity: According to the 2016 National Education Indicators, fewer than one in three states have acceptable gender parity ratios at the primary level.
  • parity: Ekiti state performs the best, having achieved gender parity at all levels of education.

Chernobyl: The end of a three-decade experiment

  • sickness: Of 134 who were diagnosed with acute radiation sickness, 28 died within months.
  • delineate: Today, though, this part of Ukraine is not easily delineated into two categories- contaminated or clean.
  • incredulous: With the infamous power plant visible in the background, I 'm incredulous.
  • graze: The apparent aim was for the horses to graze overgrowth and reduce the risk of wil dfire.
  • steam: Maria starts to bring food- fatty salted bacon, a whole fish, sliced sausage and steaming hot, home-grown potatoes.

What is the EU's controversial Article 13?

  • parody: Article 13 says it shall " in no way affect legitimate uses" and people will be allowed to use bits of copyright-protected material for the purpose of criticism, review, parody and pastiche.
  • redress: Article 13 does say services must put in place a " complaint and redress mechanism" so that their users can quickly resolve disputes if their content is blocked by mis take.
  • diligence: However, lawyer Kathy Berry, from Linklaters, said Article 13 still contained some " broad and ambiguous terms ", such as the requirement for services to demonstrate " high industry standards of professional diligence ".
  • ambiguous: Ms Berry said Article 13 still contained some " broad and ambiguous terms ", such as the requirement for services to demonstrate " high industry standards of professional diligence ".
  • diligence: Ms Berry said Article 13 still contained some " broad and ambiguous terms ", such as the requirement for services to demonstrate " high industry standards of professional diligence ".

Germany 'Nazi bell' row erupts again

  • chisel: Herxheim parish council controversially voted to keep the bell as a " memorial against violence and injustice ", but anonymous protesters took matters into their own hands in Schweringen by chiselling off the insignia in a " spring cleaning of the filth of National Socialism ".
  • parish: At the moment, it is up to the parishes in question to deal with the issue.
  • parish: The State Chancellery- the Thuringian chief minister's office- said earlier that it saw no actual criminal offence in the use of the bells, and left it to the five parishes in question to " come to a considered decision about how they want to deal responsibly with this part of their history ", MDR reports.
  • supersede: If the case becomes a criminal matter, federal law would supersede the churches ' private property considerations- but it did not in the case of the surviving bell in Her xheim.

Moldovan election prompts Facebook to remove accounts

  • impersonate: Facebook said the accounts posted about divisive political issues, shared manipulated photos, and impersonated a local fact checking-organisation.
  • impartial: Going into the election, he has been told by the country's national electoral commission not to show public support for his own party, the Socialists, saying the president must remain impartial.
  • severance: Russia has accused the US of meddling in the election, saying local are being " threatened with the severance of ties with the West ".