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World Daily News – In Brief – Friday 03/06/2022

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. REUTERS (UK)

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine enters 100th day

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine entered its 100th day on Friday with no end in sight to the fighting that has killed thousands, uprooted millions and reduced cities to rubble.

. NIKKEI ASIA (JAPAN)

Australia’s Albanese fulfills diplomatic pledge with Indonesia trip

Australia’s new Prime Minister Anthony Albanese will make a trip on Sunday to Indonesia, making true on a pledge to make relations with his country’s largest neighbor a foreign policy priority.

. BBC (UK)

Turkey wants to be called Türkiye in rebranding move

Turkey will be known as Türkiye at the United Nations from now on, after it agreed to a formal request from Ankara.

. AL JAZEERA (QATAR)

‘Enough’: Biden tells lawmakers to pass gun control laws

In an emotional speech broadcast live on national television, United States President Joe Biden has called on lawmakers to pass legislation to curb gun violence in the country, a week after 19 children were shot dead by a gunman in their school.

. THE RIO TIMES (BRAZIL)

In four months of 2022, foreign arrivals in Brazil are 60% higher than in all of 2021

The number of foreigners with tourist visas entering Brazil from January to April this year was 962,000 people, 60% higher than the 596,700 entries recorded for all of 2021