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Reuters Investigates. Special reports on the world’s most important people, trends and issues. Email us: investigations@thomsonreuters.com

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Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has unleashed a new wave of censorship: In the past three years, the former general has turned the screws on the entertainment and news industries. A @specialreports investigation:

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An amazing group of citizen-scientists called Old Weather has rescued millions of observations from old ship's logs to give scientists new insights into the past and future of our planet's changing climate. https://reuters.com/investigates/special-report/climate-change-ice-shiplogs/ … @specialreports @oldweather @NOAA @USNatArchives

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As the Beijing-backed government of Hong Kong cracks down on demonstrators in the streets, there is another tightening of the leash happening - mostly behind the scenes: China’s efforts to diminish the power of Hong Kong’s tycoons https://reut.rs/2KVNz6v 

As the Beijing-backed government of Hong Kong cracks down on demonstrators in the streets, there is another tightening of the leash happening - mostly behind the scenes: China’s efforts to diminish the power of Hong Kong’s tycoons https://reut.rs/2KVNz6v 

Exclusive: China sets up Hong Kong crisis center in mainland, considers replacing chief of Liaison Office https://reut.rs/34ngZm2  via @reuters

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Four months before missiles crippled the world’s biggest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia, Iranian security officials gathered in Tehran. The main topic that day: how to punish the U.S. for pulling out of the nuclear treaty and re-imposing sanctions https://reut.rs/2KMnw1N 

Four months before missiles crippled the world’s biggest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia, Iranian security officials gathered in Tehran. The main topic that day: how to punish the U.S. for pulling out of the nuclear treaty and re-imposing sanctions https://reut.rs/2KMnw1N 

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Hearts and mines - From data on attacks and interviews with diggers, @Reuters shows how groups linked to al Qaeda and Islamic State are expanding in West Africa and exploiting gold mines across the region https://reut.rs/2s880H4  by @DG_Lewis @McNeill_Tweets

Hearts and mines - From data on attacks and interviews with diggers, @Reuters shows how groups linked to al Qaeda and Islamic State are expanding in West Africa and exploiting gold mines across the region https://reut.rs/2s880H4  by @DG_Lewis @McNeill_Tweets

From @specialreports: 'We fudged the numbers': Balfour Beatty employees systematically doctored maintenance records on military housing repairs at a base in Texas to get bonuses.

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Many in Hong Kong are opening their homes and offering help to anti-government protesters. Their stories reveal the breadth of support for the movement, the toll the protests have taken, and the community spirit kindled in the chaos. @sarah_wu_ reports https://reut.rs/2XubdMy 

Many in Hong Kong are opening their homes and offering help to anti-government protesters. Their stories reveal the breadth of support for the movement, the toll the protests have taken, and the community spirit kindled in the chaos. @sarah_wu_ reports https://reut.rs/2XubdMy 

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My latest: @skinosian & I spent months investigating killings committed by Venezuela's FAES special police. We spoke to over 100 witnesses and cops & obtained troves of data and the first video evidence to show how Maduro uses the FAES to retain control:

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An elite police force spreads terror in the barrios of Venezuela: A four-month @specialreports investigation finds stark contrasts between police accounts of young men’s deaths and dozens of eyewitness accounts and video footage https://reut.rs/2qTvVJs 

An elite police force spreads terror in the barrios of Venezuela: A four-month @specialreports investigation finds stark contrasts between police accounts of young men’s deaths and dozens of eyewitness accounts and video footage https://reut.rs/2qTvVJs 

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Police and protesters in Hong Kong have been locked in a spiraling cycle of violence since early June. @ReutersGraphics breaks down the weapons used by police and protesters as the showdown escalated https://reut.rs/2Nt6bvd 

Police and protesters in Hong Kong have been locked in a spiraling cycle of violence since early June. @ReutersGraphics breaks down the weapons used by police and protesters as the showdown escalated https://reut.rs/2Nt6bvd 

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'If we win, I hope young people can take over Hong Kong. The future belongs to us:' Yan, a young protester in #HongKong whose father is a cop. They don’t talk politics https://reut.rs/2BWvL6t 

'If we win, I hope young people can take over Hong Kong. The future belongs to us:' Yan, a young protester in #HongKong whose father is a cop. They don’t talk politics https://reut.rs/2BWvL6t 

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Pulling back the curtains on a city in crisis: An intimate look at one working-class neighborhood in the middle of the massive protests that have shaken Hong Kong https://reut.rs/2pgR3cu  by @jamespomfret and @JessiePang0125

Pulling back the curtains on a city in crisis: An intimate look at one working-class neighborhood in the middle of the massive protests that have shaken Hong Kong https://reut.rs/2pgR3cu  by @jamespomfret and @JessiePang0125

Ever wonder what a “golden passport” letter from Cyprus looks like? Here’s the letter for the Cambodian prime minister’s niece, her national police chief husband, and their daughters. Read the full @specialreports here: https://reut.rs/2Bk2wdm  @clarebaldwin @Journotopia
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Ever wonder what a “golden passport” letter from Cyprus looks like? Here’s the letter for the Cambodian prime minister’s niece, her national police chief husband, and their daughters. Read the full @specialreports here: https://reut.rs/2Bk2wdm  @clarebaldwin @Journotopia

And here is "Khmer Riche," our investigation into the secret overseas wealth and citizenship of Cambodia's elite, and their connection to the country's long-ruling strongman, Hun Sen. https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/cambodia-hunsen-wealth … via @specialreports @clarebaldwin @Journotopia

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Our @Reuters investigation into "golden passports" has prompted the Cyprus government to scrutinize how close allies of Cambodian strongman Hun Sen got EU citizenship. https://reuters.com/article/us-cambodia-hunsen-wealth-cyprus/cyprus-to-probe-how-cambodian-elite-got-eu-passports-idUSKBN1X21BJ?il=0 … @specialreports

Our @Reuters investigation into "golden passports" has prompted the Cyprus government to scrutinize how close allies of Cambodian strongman Hun Sen got EU citizenship. https://reuters.com/article/us-cambodia-hunsen-wealth-cyprus/cyprus-to-probe-how-cambodian-elite-got-eu-passports-idUSKBN1X21BJ?il=0 … @specialreports

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JUST IN: Hong Kong legislature formally withdraws extradition bill that sparked mass protests

JUST IN: Hong Kong legislature formally withdraws extradition bill that sparked mass protests

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Relatives and allies of Cambodia's leader have overseas assets worth millions of dollars, and have used their wealth to seek foreign citizenship – a practice Hun Sen has decried as unpatriotic and at times has sought to outlaw https://reut.rs/2BiXE8p  by @clarebaldwin @Journotopia

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Asia’s biggest meth syndicate uses northeastern Myanmar as its center of production – an area with a history of clashes between armed militias and the military. But relative calm has allowed drug activities to flourish https://trib.al/toAYptG 

Asia’s biggest meth syndicate uses northeastern Myanmar as its center of production – an area with a history of clashes between armed militias and the military. But relative calm has allowed drug activities to flourish https://trib.al/toAYptG 

Special report: Brazil already has the world’s highest number of murders, but a surge in killings by police is roiling the country since President Jair Bolsonaro took power https://reut.rs/35kwxI0 

Special report: Brazil already has the world’s highest number of murders, but a surge in killings by police is roiling the country since President Jair Bolsonaro took power https://reut.rs/35kwxI0 

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