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RT News - January 24, 2020 (12:00 MSK)

The UK's National Health Service is under attack in a first of its kind legal challenge over prescribing life-changing drugs for children to change gender. A landmark United Nations ruling hands refugees the right to asylum, if they are threatened by environmental dangers. The decision is creating fear in Europe of mass immigration. A Russian cryptocurrency entrepreneur, arrested for bitcoin fraud at the request of the US, has been extradited from Greece to France. Aleksandr Vinnik's lawyer says his removal from hospital was illegal and threatened his health.

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