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Two decades of en­mity be­tween Ethiopia and Eritrea has come to an end after their lead­ers re­stored re­la­tions. They signed agree­ments to open em­bassies and to re­store flights be­tween the na­tions in July.

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New Zealand has be­come the sec­ond coun­try in the world to pass leg­is­la­tion giv­ing do­mes­tic vi­o­lence vic­tims paid leave. Vic­tims will re­ceive 10 days’ paid leave after a bill spear­headed by Green MP Jan Lo­gie was passed.

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The world’s small­est fox, the Santa Cruz Is­land fox, has come back from near cer­tain ex­tinc­tion. It’s been re­moved from the en­dan­gered list in Cal­i­for­nia, after a decade, the fastest re­cov­ery ever seen in a mam­mal species.

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