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Top of The World: International News Headlines

Welcome to the "Top of The World: International News Headlines" from Hawaii Geopolitical News. Views expressed in this geopolitical news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Content supplied by PRX, WGBH (Boston), and the BBC (London). Accessed on 20 February 2020, 2315 UTC, Post 027. Source: Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. At least nine people are dead in Hanau, Germany, after a gunman opened fire Wednesday night. The victims have primarily immigrant backgrounds, and officials are pointing to racist, far-right motives.  US President Donald Trump named Richard Grenell, current US ambasador to Germany, as the head of the nation's spy agencies. But the Trump loyalist has little experience in intelligence operations or top-level leadership.  And as the economy teeters in Lebanon, many f