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Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al-Thani speaks during a joint news conference with Malaysia’s Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah at the Prime Minister’s Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia December 6, 2018. REUTERS/Lai Seng Sin DOHA (Reuters) – Qatar said on Saturday it remained committed to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) but the bloc
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Britain’s Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt arrives in Downing Street, London, Britain, December 4, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Saturday that the British parliament could back Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal if lawmakers received assurances from the European Union, but warned that a no deal Brexit
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Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al-Thani speaks during a joint news conference with Malaysia’s Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah at the Prime Minister’s Office in Putrajaya, Malaysia December 6, 2018. REUTERS/Lai Seng Sin DOHA (Reuters) – Qatar is still counting on Kuwait and other regional powers to help solve the Gulf crisis
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WASHINGTON/OTTAWA (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday China should free two Canadian citizens who were detained this week after authorities in Canada arrested a senior Chinese technology executive on a U.S. extradition warrant. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference after the U.S.-Canada ministerial meeting at
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KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters) – The United Nations’ climate talks went into overtime early Saturday morning as negotiators from nearly 200 nations grappled with disagreements over parts of a package of rules to implement a landmark agreement to combat global warming. U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres, executive secretary of the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday further assurances on her Brexit deal were possible after European Union leaders told her they would not be renegotiating the treaty and scorned her stilted defense of Britain’s departure. With the British parliament deadlocked, the ultimate destination of the Brexit project remains unclear, with
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British Prime Minister Theresa May attends a news conference after a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018. REUTERS/Piroschka Van De Wouw LONDON (Reuters) – Most of British Prime Minister Theresa May’s senior ministers think her Brexit plan is dead and are discussing different options including a second referendum, The Times newspaper
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FILE PHOTO: Italian former leftist guerrilla Cesare Battisti leaves the headquarters of Federal Police in Sao Paulo, Brazil March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Nacho Doce/File Photo BRASÍLIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s President Michel Temer on Friday signed an extradition order for Italian militant fugitive Cesare Battisti, pending his arrest by police, his press office said. The order follows
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KINSHASA/GENEVA (Reuters) – The U.N. human rights chief on Friday called on Congolese authorities to halt violence and inflammatory speech ahead of the country’s Dec. 23 presidential election, while the government said it was beefing up security for the vote. Campaigning for the long-delayed poll to choose President Joseph Kabila’s successor had been mostly peaceful
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CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s El Nacional newspaper, which has been heavily critical of the ruling Socialist Party, on Friday published its last print edition after struggling for years under government pressure and a collapsing economy. FILE PHOTO: General view of El Nacional newspaper main printing press in Caracas, Venezuela June 14, 2018. REUTERS/Adriana Loureiro The
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ESIGODINI, Zimbabwe (Reuters) – A report into Zimbabwe’s post-election violence that left six people dead and dozens injured in August will be published next week, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Friday. President Emmerson Mnangagwa arrives for the official opening of the ruling party ZANU PF’s annual conference in Esigodini, outside Bulawayo, Zimbabwe December 14, 2018.
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