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U.S. blames Iran for Saudi oil attack, Trump says ‘locked and loaded’

U.S. blames Iran for Saudi oil attack, Trump says ‘locked and loaded’

Published 16/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday the United States was “locked and loaded” for a potential response to the attack on [more…]

UK PM Johnson: Progress in next few days key to Brexit deal chances

UK PM Johnson: Progress in next few days key to Brexit deal chances

Published 16/09/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday the next few days would be key to his chances of securing a Brexit [more…]

Hong Kong reopens after violent weekend of clashes and protests

Hong Kong reopens after violent weekend of clashes and protests

Published 16/09/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong’s businesses and underground rail stations re-opened as usual on Monday morning, after a chaotic Sunday that saw police fire [more…]

In break with past, Rome lets charity ship head to Italian port

In break with past, Rome lets charity ship head to Italian port

Published 16/09/2019

ROME (Reuters) - Italy’s new government allowed a French charity ship to bring ashore 82 migrants on Saturday in an apparent reversal of the uncompromising, [more…]

North Korea leader Kim invited Trump to Pyongyang in new letter:…

North Korea leader Kim invited Trump to Pyongyang in new letter:…

Published 16/09/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un invited U.S. President Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang in a letter sent in August, a South [more…]

Venezuela’s opposition says Norway-mediated dialogue with Maduro…

Venezuela’s opposition says Norway-mediated dialogue with Maduro…

Published 16/09/2019

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s opposition said on Sunday a dialogue mediated by Norway’s Foreign Ministry to try to resolve the country’s political crisis had ended, [more…]

Mexico amnesty law eyes reprieve for minor drug offenses, abortions

Mexico amnesty law eyes reprieve for minor drug offenses, abortions

Published 15/09/2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has sent a draft law to Congress that aims to grant amnesty to people serving [more…]

Trump to meet with India, Australia leaders in U.S. next week

Trump to meet with India, Australia leaders in U.S. next week

Published 15/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will meet next week with the leaders of India and Australia at events in Texas and Ohio to [more…]

Mexico targets former attorney general in probe of missing students…

Mexico targets former attorney general in probe of missing students…

Published 15/09/2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican prosecutors will target a former attorney general and his top aides in their investigation into the handling of a controversial [more…]

If marathons weren’t hard enough already: strap a tree to your back

If marathons weren’t hard enough already: strap a tree to your back

Published 15/09/2019

NAIROBI (Reuters) - This Sunday in South Africa, an accountant, an entrepreneur and a boxing executive are among 20 friends running the Cape Town marathon [more…]