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Coca Cola, Pepsi and Nestle attempt to water down new plastics laws, leaked letter reveals

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The world’s worst polluters urge member states in the Council of the European Union to scrap plans aimed at tackling plastic pollution

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/coca-cola-pepsi-nestle-plastic-pollution-leaked-letter-water-down-laws-a8590916.html

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Senators demand Trump disclose Saudi ties and 'suspend business relationships'

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‘As President, you have refused to withdraw your financial interest in the Trump Organisation,’ the senators write

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-saudi-arabia-jamal-khashoggi-senators-business-ties-turkey-missing-journalist-a8590471.html

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Indonesia using helicopters to spray disinfectant over areas with dead bodies from earthquake and tsunami

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Move ‘is an effort to anticipate the spread of diseases through vectors such as flies, cockroaches, or mice,’ disaster agency spokesman says

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/indonesia-earthquake-tsunami-helicopter-disinfectant-latest-deaths-liquefaction-sulawesi-palu-a8590431.html