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Russia starts blocking Telegram messenger

Russia starts blocking Telegram messenger

Published 16/04/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s state telecommunications regulator said on Monday it had begun blocking access to Telegram messenger after the company refused to comply with [more…]

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen expected at court hearing over searches

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen expected at court hearing over searches

Published 16/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A longtime personal lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to appear Monday in Manhattan federal court as he seeks [more…]

Norway considering whether to ask US to extend Marines’ presence

Norway considering whether to ask US to extend Marines’ presence

Published 16/04/2018

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway’s foreign minister said her government was discussing whether to ask Washington to extend the stay of U.S. Marines in the country, [more…]

Inspectors’ visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

Inspectors’ visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

Published 16/04/2018

DAMASCUS (Reuters) - A visit by chemical weapons inspectors to the site of a suspected gas attack in Syria was delayed on Monday, British and [more…]

Russia may have tampered with chemical attack site, U.S. envoy says

Russia may have tampered with chemical attack site, U.S. envoy says

Published 16/04/2018

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Western countries accused Moscow on Monday of preventing inspectors from reaching the site of a suspected poison gas attack in Syria [more…]

Zverev overcomes teenager Auger-Aliassime in Monte Carlo opener

Zverev overcomes teenager Auger-Aliassime in Monte Carlo opener

Published 15/04/2018

(Reuters) - Mischa Zverev overcame a mid-match blip to defeat Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-2 6-7(4) 6-1 and reach the second round of the Monte [more…]

Trump lawyer Cohen denies media report of Prague trip

Trump lawyer Cohen denies media report of Prague trip

Published 14/04/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen on Saturday denied a media report that the special counsel investigating alleged Russian interference in [more…]

Former FBI head: assumption Clinton would win a factor in email probe

Former FBI head: assumption Clinton would win a factor in email probe

Published 14/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former FBI Director James Comey said his assumption that Hillary Clinton would win the 2016 presidential election was a factor in opening [more…]

Threat of U.S.-Russia clash hangs over Syria

Threat of U.S.-Russia clash hangs over Syria

Published 13/04/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The prospect of Western military action in Syria that could lead to confrontation with Russia hung over the Middle East on Friday [more…]

Russia’s Lavrov: God forbid any Libya style adventure in Syria

Russia’s Lavrov: God forbid any Libya style adventure in Syria

Published 13/04/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday he hoped that there would be no repeat of the experience of Libya and [more…]