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‘Let’s talk’: Japan hopes low-key strategy averts U.S. trade flare-up

‘Let’s talk’: Japan hopes low-key strategy averts U.S. trade flare-up

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump (L) shakes hands with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a news conference at Akasaka Palace in Tokyo, Japan, [more…]

Republicans differ with Trump on whether memo undercuts Russia probe

Republicans differ with Trump on whether memo undercuts Russia probe

Published 05/02/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he walks on South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., before his departure to the Customs and [more…]

UK PM May says Brexit transition deal will be agreed in seven weeks

UK PM May says Brexit transition deal will be agreed in seven weeks

Published 02/02/2018

British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the China-UK business forum in Shanghai, China February 2, 2018. REUTERS/StringerLONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May [more…]

Oil from sunken Iranian tanker may have reached Japan shores: Coast Gu

Oil from sunken Iranian tanker may have reached Japan shores: Coast Gu

Published 02/02/2018

The oil spill from a stricken Iranian tanker Sanchi that sank on Sunday is seen in the East China Sea, on January 16, 2018 in [more…]

Slovakia in talks to buy either American F-16s or Swedish Gripen fight

Slovakia in talks to buy either American F-16s or Swedish Gripen fight

Published 02/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - U.S. Air Force F-16 fighter jets take part in a joint aerial drill exercise called 'Vigilant Ace' between U.S. and South Korea, [more…]

Threatening letter sent to Greek minister over talks on Macedonia’s na

Threatening letter sent to Greek minister over talks on Macedonia’s na

Published 02/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias speaks during an interview with Reuters at the Foreign Ministry in Athens, Greece, January 31, 2018. REUTERS/Costas [more…]

Indonesian police investigate detention of transgender women in Aceh

Indonesian police investigate detention of transgender women in Aceh

Published 02/02/2018

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesia’s national police chief has ordered an investigation into the detention of 12 transgender women in the province of Aceh, [more…]

Two french army training helicopters crash, five dead

Two french army training helicopters crash, five dead

Published 02/02/2018

MARSEILLE, France (Reuters) - Two French military helicopters belonging to an army flight training school crashed in the southeastern Var region on Friday, causing deaths, [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. to impose arms embargo on South Sudan to end conflict

Exclusive: U.S. to impose arms embargo on South Sudan to end conflict

Published 02/02/2018

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir attends the 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads of State and the Government of the African Union [more…]

German car production stalled by 24-hour strikes

German car production stalled by 24-hour strikes

Published 02/02/2018

BMW workers during a 24-hour strike by German industrial trade union IG Metall in Berlin, Germany, February 2, 2018. Placard reads "6% more, we find [more…]