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London schoolboy, 14, was knocked off a moped before being repeatedly stabbed to death in Leyton

ayden Moodie was knocked off his moped before being fatally stabbed. Photograph: handout/Met Police

Jayden Moodie, 14, was stabbed to death by attackers who knocked him off a moped in Bickley Road, Leyton, on Tuesday in what police believe was a targeted attack.

Police found a car they believe was involved in his murder on Wednesday.

 

Forced marriage: Where victims had to previously pay their rescue costs, this repayment has been dropped

It emerged last week in an investigation by The Times that those unable to cover flights, food and shelter were made to take out an emergency loan.

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said the policy was changing as victims “may have endured particular suffering”.

Existing loans will be written off and the women’s passports returned.

 

Rahaf al-Qunun – UN ‘considers the Saudi woman as a refugee’

Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, pictured at Bangkok airport, says she “wants to be free” away from Saudi Arabia

A Saudi woman who fled her family and refused to leave a Bangkok hotel has been declared a legitimate refugee by the UN, the Australian government says.

 

Taliban has killed 21 members of the country’s security forces

he Taliban has carried out near-daily attacks on Afghan troops, inflicting heavy losses [File: Reuters]

A series of Taliban attacks in western and northern Afghanistan has killed 21 members of the country’s security forces, Afghan officials say.

 

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah is the 2018 Confederation of African Football Player of the Year

Mohamed Salah was presented with his award by Caf president Ahmad Ahmad (left) and Liberia president George Weah (right) Getty Images

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah is the 2018 Confederation of African Football Player of the Year – the second consecutive year he has won the award.

Egypt forward Salah, 26, beat Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane of Senegal and Arsenal and Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to the title.

 

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