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China vows to open up more futures markets as iron ore goes…

China vows to open up more futures markets as iron ore goes…

Published 04/05/2018

DALIAN/MANILA (Reuters) - China plans to open more of its futures contracts to foreign investors, a senior official said on Friday, as Beijing launched its [more…]

Syria’s Douma faces catastrophe, says council, as assault grinds on

Syria’s Douma faces catastrophe, says council, as assault grinds on

Published 12/03/2018

FILE PHOTO: A boy is seen in the besieged town of Douma, Eastern Ghouta, in Damascus, Syria March 8, 2018. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh/File PhotoAMMAN/BEIRUT (Reuters) - [more…]

In Iran, France blends hard talks with soft power at Louvre exhibit

In Iran, France blends hard talks with soft power at Louvre exhibit

Published 06/03/2018

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani shakes hands with French Foreign Affairs Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, in Tehran, Iran, March 5, 2018. President.ir/Handout via REUTERSTEHRAN (Reuters) - [more…]

Syrian government removes trauma kits, surgical items from Ghouta…

Syrian government removes trauma kits, surgical items from Ghouta…

Published 05/03/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Syrian government officials removed trauma kits and surgical supplies from trucks that are part of an inter-agency convoy heading into the besieged [more…]

Russian military says new five-hour truce starts in Syria’s Ghouta:…

Russian military says new five-hour truce starts in Syria’s Ghouta:…

Published 02/03/2018

A Russian soldier is seen at Wafideen camp in Damascus, Syria March 1, 2018. REUTERS/Omar SanadikiMOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian military said a five-hour truce [more…]

Rio Tinto’s Mozambique woes mount as Australian watchdog takes…

Rio Tinto’s Mozambique woes mount as Australian watchdog takes…

Published 02/03/2018

FILE PHOTO: The Rio Tinto mining company's logo is photographed at their annual general meeting in Sydney, Australia, May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Reed/File PhotoMELBOURNE (Reuters) [more…]

Air strike kills Syrian family of nine in rebel-held Ghouta: monitor

Air strike kills Syrian family of nine in rebel-held Ghouta: monitor

Published 26/02/2018

A child and a man are seen in hospital in the besieged town of Douma, Eastern Ghouta, Damascus, Syria February 25, 2018. REUTERS/Bassam KhabiehBEIRUT (Reuters) [more…]

France’s Macron tells Erdogan Syria truce also applies to Afrin

France’s Macron tells Erdogan Syria truce also applies to Afrin

Published 26/02/2018

French President Emmanuel Macron addresses a news conference during European Union leaders informal summit in Brussels, Belgium, February 23, 2018. REUTERS/Francois LenoirPARIS (Reuters) - French [more…]

Plan to truck oil from Iraq’s Kirkuk to Iran delayed by security…

Plan to truck oil from Iraq’s Kirkuk to Iran delayed by security…

Published 26/02/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A plan to truck oil from Iraq’s northern Kirkuk fields to Iran cannot be fully implemented at this stage due to security [more…]

All 65 passengers, crew feared dead in Iranian plane crash

All 65 passengers, crew feared dead in Iranian plane crash

Published 19/02/2018

Relatives of passengers who were believed to have been killed in a plane crash react near the town of Semirom, Iran, February 18, 2017. REUTERS/Tasnim [more…]