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Middle East. Iraq cracks down on online gun sales

BAGHDAD — Iraq is upping its efforts to restrict the public's access to weapons, which will be a daunting task given the prevalence of weapons on the market and their wide exchange on social media.

Culture. Yrsa Daley-Ward’s Powerful, Poetic Distillations

BONE. A collection that showed the possibilities of poetry on the internet. Every so often, alarm bells get rung about the possibility that poetry is dead.

Switzerland Second (official)

CLIP. Swiss Response to «The Netherlands welcome Trump in is own words» from the dutch TV-Show «zondag met lubach»

Want to save migrants in the Mediterranean? There’s an app for that

SEA. A smartphone application that allows users to scan the Mediterranean for boats in distress is being tested by a migrant rescue service, which hopes that crowdsourced information will help it save more people.

The I SEA App, available on iTunes, divides a satellite image of the sea route migrants are taking into millions of small plots which are, in turn, assigned to registered users.

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