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Global measles cases at record high

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<p>The world is backsliding in the fight against measles, a vaccine-preventable disease that can kill or disable children.</p> <p>Meanwhile, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been granted a request to have parliament suspended for a month. The move leaves lawmakers with few options to block a no-deal. </p> <p>Also, Italy’ caretaker Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has accepted a mandate to form a new coalition a week after the collapse of his government.</p> <p>Stay tuned as we will have reports on this and other stories as we retrace the major current events covered by the Euronews editorial team presented by Elayne Wangalwa.</p> <a href="https://twitter.com/elayneshani" class="twitter-follow-button" data-show-count="false">elayneshani</a><script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>