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Joe Biden has officially announced he is running for a second term as US president, saying he wants to “finish the job”. The 80-year-old is already the oldest leader in American history; a recent poll found that over half of Democrats don’t think he should seek re-election. RAF planes are evacuating British nationals from Sudan, amid reports that a temporary ceasefire between rival armed factions is breaking down. The more than 4,000 UK citizens believed to be in the country have been warned they need to make their own way to an airfield outside Khartoum, the Sudanese capital. Employees at a French chateau owned by a demanding Chinese investor are revolting against their boss. Vineyard workers at Château Larteau in Bordeaux have been using spades to smash clocking-in machines, recently installed in a bid to make them work Chinese-style 12-hour days.