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U.S. envoy Kim held talks with North Korea: South Korean media

U.S. envoy Kim held talks with North Korea: South Korean media

Published 01/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. envoy Sung Kim held talks with North Korean officials on Sunday in the border village of Panmunjom within the demilitarized zone [more…]

Koreas agree to hold Olympics talks on Wednesday, Seoul says

Koreas agree to hold Olympics talks on Wednesday, Seoul says

Published 15/01/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - North and South Korea agreed to hold working talks on Wednesday on the North sending athletes to next month’s Winter Olympics in [more…]

Syrian negotiator threatens to pull out of Geneva talks

Syrian negotiator threatens to pull out of Geneva talks

Published 01/12/2017

United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura (2R) sits opposite to Syria's U.N. ambassador and chief negotiator Bashar al-Ja'afari during a meeting of [more…]

SoFi held sale talks, but bidders balked at $8 billion price: newspaper

SoFi held sale talks, but bidders balked at $8 billion price: newspaper

Published 23/10/2017

Social Finance Inc discussed a potential sale earlier this year, including with financial services company Charles Schwab Corp, but the talks fell apart over the $8 billion price the online lender sought, the Financial Times reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter. [more…]

Russia`s Lavrov meets Tillerson, says feels U.S. ready to continue dialogue

Russia`s Lavrov meets Tillerson, says feels U.S. ready to continue dialogue

Published 06/08/2017

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday he believed his U.S. colleagues were ready to continue dialogue with Moscow on complex issues despite bilateral tensions. [more…]

Russia`s Lavrov: we feel U.S. readiness to continue dialogue

Russia`s Lavrov: we feel U.S. readiness to continue dialogue

Published 06/08/2017

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday he believed his U.S. colleagues were ready to continue dialogue with Moscow on complex issues despite bilateral tensions and the imposition of fresh U.S. sanctions against Russia. [more…]

After sanctions, Tillerson may find Russia talks an uphill climb

After sanctions, Tillerson may find Russia talks an uphill climb

Published 06/08/2017

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has the unenviable task of exploring U.S.-Russian cooperation following Washington's latest sanctions on Russia and Moscow's expulsion of U.S. diplomats. [more…]

Talks between UK PM May`s Conservatives and Northern Ireland`s DUP restart: source

Talks between UK PM May`s Conservatives and Northern Ireland`s DUP restart: source

Published 14/06/2017

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, leaves 10 Downing Street in central London, Britain June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Talks between Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party and Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives on supporting the British leader's minority government restarted on Wednesday, a senior Conservative source said.

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London fire could delay deal between UK PM May`s Conservatives and DUP: BBC

London fire could delay deal between UK PM May`s Conservatives and DUP: BBC

Published 14/06/2017

A deal between Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party and British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives could be delayed until next week after a fire in an apartment block in central London killed several people on Wednesday, the BBC reported.

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Russia, Turkey, Iran to press ahead with Syria talks in Astana: Kazakhstan

Russia, Turkey, Iran to press ahead with Syria talks in Astana: Kazakhstan

Published 13/03/2017

Smoke rises after strikes on rebel-held Deraa city, Syria March 10, 2017. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir

Russia, Turkey and Iran are pressing ahead with a fresh round of Syria talks in Kazakhstan, Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov said on Monday, despite a request from the Syrian rebels to delay the meeting.

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