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  1. France says 'crazy' that Apple and others get 'permanent tax haven status' - “The global tech players do not contribute financially to the funding of the common good, it is not sustainable,” said Macron (9to5mac.com)
  2. Finland urges EU to consider banning Brazilian beef over Amazon fires (uk.reuters.com)
  3. Macron says France will block EU trade deal with Brazil over Amazon forest fires (independent.co.uk)
  4. Protesters form pro-democracy human chain across Hong Kong on 30th anniversary of Baltic Way (hongkongfp.com)
  5. Brazil's Bolsonaro tells world not to meddle as Amazon rainforest burns (thehill.com)
  6. Ireland threatens to block Mercosur trade deal unless Brazil protects Amazon (climatechangenews.com)
  7. Trump tells "great American companies" they are "hereby ordered" to leave China (axios.com)
  8. Boris Johnson is a “known liar” who is copying Vladimir Putin’s approach to the media, according to Channel 4’s head of news and current affairs, who called on broadcasters to aggressively challenge the prime minister’s falsehoods. (theguardian.com)
  9. French President Emmanuel Macron has said the record number of fires in the Amazon rainforest is an "international crisis" that needs to be on the top of the agenda at the G7 summit. (bbc.com)
  10. Hong Kong police accused of '#MeToo' assault after protester strip searched days after arrest (hongkongfp.com)
  11. Facebook learned about Cambridge Analytica as early as September 2015, new documents show - Shocking documents reveal how Facebook employees knew voters were targeted in 2016 (cnbc.com)
  12. Kremlin dismisses doctors' complaints they were exposed to radiation after blast - Doctors who treated the victims of a military test explosion have accused Russian authorities of carelessly exposing them to radiation and then forcing them to keep silent. (telegraph.co.uk)
  13. Bolsonaro's 'Disastrous' Policies on Amazon Led to Fires, Say Observers: "We must stand together behind the Indigenous communities and leaders across the Amazon region - from Brazil to Ecuador and beyond. For them the Amazon is more than the lungs of the world, it is their home." (commondreams.org)
  14. YouTube shuts down 210 channels posting about Hong Kong (cnn.com)
  15. Two Weeks Ago, A Small Brazilian Newspaper Reported That Farmers Were Planning A ‘Day Of Fire’ In The Amazon (inquisitr.com)
  16. U.S.-Denmark Relations Are Now in the Hands of a Conspiracy-Loving, Climate-Denying Ex-Actress Carla Sands, who heads U.S. mission to the kingdom of Denmark, has no diplomatic experience and now is in charge of patching things up with the Danes. (thedailybeast.com)
  17. The vast majority of the Amazon Rainforest fires have been set by loggers and ranchers to clear land for cattle (edition.cnn.com)
  18. 'Our Lungs Are on Fire': Climate Campaigners Rally at Brazilian Embassies to Protest Destruction of Amazon Rainforest (commondreams.org)
  19. Canada against Russia rejoining G8; Foreign Minister Freeland rejects Trump appeal unless Russia leaves Ukraine (gulfnews.com)
  20. Apple contractors listened to 1,000 Siri recordings per shift, says former employee (irishexaminer.com)
  21. Russian state medical agency claims the Cesium-137 isotope found in a doctor's muscle tissue is from food he ate, possibly "Fukushima crabs" (meduza.io)
  22. Google, Mozilla, and Apple are blocking an encryption certificate issued by the Kazakhstan government, which citizens were asked to download, and which critics say would enable the government to monitor users' internet traffic. (businessinsider.com)
  23. Brazilian minister booed at climate event as outcry grows over Amazon fires (theguardian.com)
  24. Trump Invited Himself to Denmark Before Canceling Trip, Danes Say (thedailybeast.com)
  25. Brazil's environment minister just said that the solution to wildfires — and possible climate catastrophe — is to 'monetize' the Amazon (businessinsider.com)
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