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Endangered glacier: After studying it for 14 years, a Peruvian glacier may soon reach the point of no return
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Endangered glacier: After studying it for 14 years, a Peruvian glacier may soon reach the point of no return

Changes in glacier extent, which can be seen in many locations around the world, can be interpreted as a direct response to changes in climate.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Brazil maintain perfect start with win over Uruguay; Argentina beat Peru
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Brazil maintain perfect start with win over Uruguay; Argentina beat Peru

Victory in Montevideo left Brazil on top of South America's qualifying standings on 12 points with four wins from four games. Argentina are second on 10 points after beating Peru, with surprise team Ecuador third on nine points.

Luis Abram scores late winner as Peru take revenge of Copa America final defeat with victory over Brazil in friendly
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Luis Abram scores late winner as Peru take revenge of Copa America final defeat with victory over Brazil in friendly

Peru grabbed a slice of revenge for their loss to Brazil in the Copa America final on Tuesday, defeating the five-time World Cup winners 1-0 in a friendly in Los Angeles.

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro says he will stop using French Bic pens after spat with Emmanuel Macron over Amazon fires
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Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro says he will stop using French Bic pens after spat with Emmanuel Macron over Amazon fires

Jair Bolsonaro has previously cited Bic pens, which are cheap and commonly used in Brazil, as a sign of austerity after the expenses of his predecessors

Leaders of Amazon countries to meet on 6 September to decide rainforests' future, says Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro
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Leaders of Amazon countries to meet on 6 September to decide rainforests' future, says Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro said that Latin America's Amazon countries will meet in September to discuss both protecting and developing the rainforest region, which has been hit by weeks of devastating fires.

227 Chimu children's skeletons found in Peru, evidence points to ritual killing
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227 Chimu children's skeletons found in Peru, evidence points to ritual killing

The children, aged four to 14, were sacrificed to appease El Nino and the Chimu culture's gods.

Weak rainfall will not extinguish Amazon fires, Brazil govt’s firefighting initiative will only put out smaller blazes, warn weather experts
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Weak rainfall will not extinguish Amazon fires, Brazil govt’s firefighting initiative will only put out smaller blazes, warn weather experts

Weak rainfall is unlikely to extinguish a record number of fires raging in Brazil’s Amazon anytime soon, with pockets of precipitation through 10 September expected to bring only isolated relief

Amazon fires: Brazilian firefighters rushed to spot after military helicopter spots plumes of smoke near Jacunda National Forest in Rondonia state
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Amazon fires: Brazilian firefighters rushed to spot after military helicopter spots plumes of smoke near Jacunda National Forest in Rondonia state

Amazon is a major absorber of carbon dioxide from atmosphere and described by environmentalists as a critical defense against climate change

British govt pledges £10 million to help restore fire-ravaged Amazon, says Boris Johnson at G7 Summit in France
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British govt pledges £10 million to help restore fire-ravaged Amazon, says Boris Johnson at G7 Summit in France

The pledge came after Emmanuel Macron, who is hosting G7 summit, said that world leaders had agreed to help countries affected by wildfires

UNHCR chief Filippo Grandi pleads for more aid for Venezuelan refugees, calls it 'one of most under-funded humanitarian appeals in world'
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UNHCR chief Filippo Grandi pleads for more aid for Venezuelan refugees, calls it 'one of most under-funded humanitarian appeals in world'

Pacaraima residents closed shops on Saturday and marched through the streets to shouts of 'Out with the Venezuelans', 'Pacaraima is ours'

Neymar included in Brazil squad for friendlies against Colombia, Peru amidst talks of PSG exit
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Neymar included in Brazil squad for friendlies against Colombia, Peru amidst talks of PSG exit

Coach Tite's announcement comes as former captain Neymar appears set to leave the French outfit and head back to Spain before the end of the transfer window on 2 September, either with his former side Barcelona or Real Madrid.

UN humanitarian chief on Syria: Take action to end 'bloody onslaught', else it will create worst humanitarian disaster
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UN humanitarian chief on Syria: Take action to end 'bloody onslaught', else it will create worst humanitarian disaster

The UN humanitarian chief urged the Security Council to take action to end the 'bloody onslaught' in Syria's last opposition-held stronghold, warning that continued violence could create the worst humanitarian disaster of the 21st century.

India slip two places to 103 in FIFA rankings, Algeria leapfrog 28 places after Africa Cup triumph
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India slip two places to 103 in FIFA rankings, Algeria leapfrog 28 places after Africa Cup triumph

In the recent rankings released by FIFA, India fell two places to 103 after it lost two matches and drew one in the Intercontinental Cup earlier this month

Copa America 2019: Organised Brazil adhere to Tite's progressive philosophy to clinch continental title
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Copa America 2019: Organised Brazil adhere to Tite's progressive philosophy to clinch continental title

This was Brazil's third Copa America win in 15 years and they were by far the best-organised and modern side in the tournament

Copa America 2019: Ten-man Brazil beat Peru 3-1 in final to lift trophy for first time in 12 years
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Copa America 2019: Ten-man Brazil beat Peru 3-1 in final to lift trophy for first time in 12 years

Ten-man Brazil held on to win the Copa America on home soil despite Gabriel Jesus's dismissal with a 3-1 victory over Peru on Sunday.

Copa America 2019: Brazil coach Tite strives to find right balance as uninspiring hosts aim to beat Peru in final
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Copa America 2019: Brazil coach Tite strives to find right balance as uninspiring hosts aim to beat Peru in final

Brazil failed to ignite at this Copa America. They haven’t conceded a single goal, a testimony to their defensive solidity, but the team hasn’t played attractive football either.

Copa America 2019: Brazil look to maintain tournament clean sheet in final against Peru
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Copa America 2019: Brazil look to maintain tournament clean sheet in final against Peru

Brazil are aiming to win the Copa America without conceding a single goal in the entire tournament when they face Peru in the finals on Sunday

Copa America 2019: Peru stun defending champions Chile to reach final for first time in 44 years
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Copa America 2019: Peru stun defending champions Chile to reach final for first time in 44 years

Goals from Edison Flores, Christian Cueva and Paolo Guerrero handed Peru a deserved win which sends them into a final against Brazil at the Maracana Stadium on Sunday.

Copa America 2019: Chile determined to leave legacy as 'triple champions', says midfielder Arturo Vidal
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Copa America 2019: Chile determined to leave legacy as 'triple champions', says midfielder Arturo Vidal

Title holders Chile are gunning to become only the second team to win the title thrice in a row after Argentina did so from 1945-47

Copa America 2019: Uruguay capitalised on Chile's weaknesses with right attitude and mentality, says striker Edinson Cavani
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Copa America 2019: Uruguay capitalised on Chile's weaknesses with right attitude and mentality, says striker Edinson Cavani

Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani who scored the only goal for his side in the 1-0 win over Chile creditedthe win to the team playing with the right attitude