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Top 10 world news stories for Friday, June 21th, 2024.

These stories reflect a mix of legal, environmental, political, humanitarian, and scientific developments, showcasing the diverse range of issues covered under world news. Top 10 world news stories for Friday, June 21th, 2024.

  1. Greece Earthquake. A strong earthquake shakes Greece, causing damage and prompting emergency responses, but no casualties reported yet. |​ DW
  2. US-Mexico Border Crisis. Heatwave turns deadly for migrants at the US-Mexico border, with several fatalities reported amid extreme temperatures. |​ DW
  3. Israel-Hamas Conflict. Despite heavy casualties in Gaza, Hamas remains active, continuing the prolonged conflict with Israel. |​ DW
  4. Russian-North Korean Arms Deal. South Korea protests a new defense agreement between Russia and North Korea, increasing regional tensions. |​ The Manila Times / Hindustan Times
  5. Turkish Agricultural Fire. A massive agricultural fire in southeastern Turkey spreads, causing at least five deaths and extensive property damage. |​ The Manila Times
  6. Ukraine Conflict. Ukraine reports successful counterattacks in Donetsk, reclaiming territories amidst ongoing conflict with Russia. |​ Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines
  7. AI Regulation Debate. European Union officials intensify debates on AI regulations, aiming to balance innovation with ethical concerns​. | Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines
  8. Economic Protests in Lebanon. Lebanese citizens stage mass protests demanding economic reforms amid worsening financial crisis and government inaction. |​ Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines
  9. G7 Climate Summit. G7 leaders convene to address climate change, pledging significant reductions in carbon emissions by 2030​. | Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines
  10. India-US Tech Partnership. India and the US commit to overcoming trade barriers and enhancing cooperation in strategic technologies​. | Hindustan Times