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August 23, 2017
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Trump's back on script, a Navy commander loses his job, and Big Ben goes silent President Donald Trump speaks about unity and shared values in Reno after his more combative address in Phoenix. Also, the commander of the Navy's 7th Fleet loses his job after a string of ship accidents on his watch. And the Greek city of Thessaloniki acknowledges its Jewish past.
Focus on immigration again, no instant divorce in India and rainwater beer President Donald Trump's trip to Arizona shifts the focus in this country to immigration again. Meanwhile, a court ruling in Chile eases the country's total ban on abortion. Plus, one solution to Amsterdam's flooding problem: turn rainwater into beer.
The eclipse goes global, Trump's Afghan plan and dockless bike sharing President Donald Trump's new US plan for Afghanistan is expected to including some extra US troops deployed there. We take a look at what else we might expect to hear rom the president. Also, Seattle follow's China's lead and tries dockless bike sharing. Plus, the BBC has a new Pidgin English service for West Africa.
World Headlines
Dutch gig cancelled over terror tip-off A Spanish van carrying gas canisters is found, after the concert is called off following an alert.
Venezuela ex-prosecutor: I have proof of Maduro corruption The sacked prosecutor who fled Venezuela says she has evidence of the president's alleged corruption.
Donald Trump softens tone to urge 'a new unity' The US president's conciliatory message contrasts sharply with his raucous rally the night before.
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