DEBT RELIEF? Dutch finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem, right, greets Euclid Tsakalotos, Greece’s finance minister, prior to talks.  Greece is on the brink of receiving fresh bailout cash, after eurozone finance ministers welcomed its latest package of austerity measures, tax hikes and pension reforms. Debt writedowns may be considered. Picture: BLOOMBERG/JASPER JUINEN
DEBT RELIEF? Dutch finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem, right, greets Euclid Tsakalotos, Greece’s finance minister, prior to talks. Greece is on the brink of receiving fresh bailout cash, after eurozone finance ministers welcomed its latest package of austerity measures, tax hikes and pension reforms. Debt writedowns may be considered. Picture: BLOOMBERG/JASPER JUINEN
Donald Trump, depicted here on a T-shirt, takes steps to secure funds from Republicans for his presidential campaign. By March he  had spent $40m of his fortune, but he wants  $1.5bn he says he needs for his campaign from donors. Picture: GALLO IMAGES/AFP/JEWEL SAMAD
Donald Trump, depicted here on a T-shirt, takes steps to secure funds from Republicans for his presidential campaign. By March he had spent $40m of his fortune, but he wants $1.5bn he says he needs for his campaign from donors. Picture: GALLO IMAGES/AFP/JEWEL SAMAD
A vocal anti-crime politician likened to US presidential hopeful Donald Trump,  Rodrigo
A vocal anti-crime politician likened to US presidential hopeful Donald Trump, Rodrigo "Digong" Duterte, votes soon before being declared the winner of Philippines’ presidential election after the withdrawal of his main rivals. Picture: GALLO IMAGES/AFP/NOEL CELIS
Côte d’Ivoire’s   former first lady, Simone Gbagbo, greets her supporters during the opening hearing of her trial in Abidjan on charges of crimes against humanity for her alleged role in electoral violence in 2010. Picture: GALLO IMAGES/AFP/ISSOUF SANOGO
Côte d’Ivoire’s former first lady, Simone Gbagbo, greets her supporters during the opening hearing of her trial in Abidjan on charges of crimes against humanity for her alleged role in electoral violence in 2010. Picture: GALLO IMAGES/AFP/ISSOUF SANOGO

AFRICA

• Kenya closes two large refugee camps at Dadaab and Kakuma, citing security concerns and financial pressures.

• Zimbabwe faces a food supply crisis, with funding of US$290m desperately required to feed 4.5m people by next year.

• Egyptian prosecutors detain a member of a group of satirists who posted a video critical of the government.

• Burundi’s supreme court slaps life sentences on 21 army officers involved in an alleged coup plot.

• The trial of two former Rwandan mayors accused of inciting violence during the 1994 genocide starts in the French capital, Paris.

ABROAD

• An impeachment process against Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff will go ahead after the acting speaker of the lower house revoked his decision to suspend a crucial vote.

• An uncontrollable wildfire sweeps through Fort McMurray in Canada, forcing the evacuation of the entire city.

• Israel indicts Mordecai Vanunu, a nuclear whistleblower, for meeting US citizens and violating court-ordered restrictions.

Sadiq Khan, a Labour Party candidate, is elected mayor of London.

• A judge in Mexico rules that drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán can be extradited to the US, but the foreign ministry must approve the decision.

• A ceasefire in place since last week in the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo is extended.

• Five tiny uninhabited Pacific islands, part of the Solomon Islands archipelago, have disappeared amid rising seas and erosion.

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