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Prince Charles becomes first British royal to visit Cuba

HAVANA (Reuters) – Prince Charles and his wife Camilla landed in Havana on Sunday for the first official trip by the British royal family to…

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For Trump supporters, Mueller report ‘sticks it to the haters’

DEARBORN, Mich./MIAMI (Reuters) – Retired Ford assembly plant worker and Donald Trump supporter Henry Thompson was giddy as he listened to a summary of Special…

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Spain’s socialists increase their lead ahead of April 28 vote: poll

MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s Socialists increased their lead in a poll published on Monday in newspaper ABC with 30.9 percent of votes, equivalent to between…

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Caravan of migrants in Mexico starts moving towards U.S.

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A caravan of some 1,200 migrants from Central America and Cuba began moving towards the U.S. border from southern Mexico this…

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Comoros opposition say presidential vote marred by irregularities

MORONI (Reuters) – Opposition candidates said Sunday’s presidential poll in Comoros was marred by irregularities including barring of independent monitors and marking of ballot papers…

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Mexican president says state was main violator of human rights

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Sunday the state had in the past been the main violator of human…

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‘Time’s up, Theresa’ Sun newspaper says of British PM May

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves church, near High Wycombe, Britain March 24, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Rupert Murdoch’s The Sun newspaper said…

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Brexit up in the air as May pushes divorce deal for third time

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May held crisis talks with senior colleagues and hardline Brexiteers on Sunday trying to breathe life into her…

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UK PM May to offer indicative votes on Brexit options: Telegraph reporter

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves church, near High Wycombe, Britain March 24, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May is…

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Mali leader sacks generals, disbands vigilantes after massacre

BAMAKO (Reuters) – Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita sacked and replaced two generals and disbanded an anti-jihadi vigilante group on Sunday, a day after gunmen…

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Honduras calls Jerusalem Israeli capital, opens trade office

People look out from a building facing the Dome of the Rock (R), located in Jerusalem’s Old City on the compound known to Muslims as…

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Erdogan says Turkey will not go back on purchase of Russian S-400s

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan gestures as he addresses AK Party and Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) supporters during a rally for the upcoming local elections, in…

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Erdogan says Turkey will take issue of Golan Heights to U.N.

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan gestures as he addresses AK Party and Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) supporters during a rally for the upcoming local elections, in…

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May in fight to retain grip on Brexit as parliament seeks control

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May was holding crisis talks with colleagues on Sunday in an effort to breathe life into her twice-defeated…

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Russian air force planes land in Venezuela carrying troops: report

CARACAS (Reuters) – Two Russian air force planes landed in Venezuela’s main airport on Saturday carrying a Russian defense official and nearly 100 troops, according…

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Thailand’s pro-military party takes stunning lead as results come in

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Partial results from Sunday’s election in Thailand showed a pro-military party slightly ahead of the populist party leading a “democratic front”, an…

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Thousands of Moroccan teachers stage protest over pay terms

RABAT (Reuters) – About 10,000 teachers staged a new protest in the Moroccan capital Rabat on Sunday to demand permanent jobs, hours after police had…

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Cruise ship reaches Norway port after near disaster, dramatic rescues

OSLO (Reuters) – A luxury cruise ship that had set sail with almost 1,400 passengers and crew aboard arrived at a port in Norway on…

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Erdogan says those who buy FX expecting lira to fall will pay ‘heavy price’

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan gestures as he addresses AK Party and Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) supporters during a rally for the upcoming local elections, in…

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Partial results from Thai election show pro-army party with slight, unexpected lead

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Partial results from Sunday’s general election in Thailand showed a pro-military party slightly ahead of the populist party leading a “democratic front”,…

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Israel’s Netanyahu, in close election race, visits U.S. ally

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – With Israel’s election just two weeks away, Benjamin Netanyahu will get to showcase his close ties with Donald Trump in a U.S….

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Air strikes kill a dozen Afghans, battle intensifies in Taliban strongholds

KUNDUZ/LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Air strikes in the northern Afghan province of Kunduz killed about a dozen civilians on Saturday, local officials said, as…

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Thousands of motorbikers protest at Philippines’ new plate regulation

MANILA (Reuters) – More than 10,000 motorcycle riders staged a motorcade on Sunday in the main highways of the Philippine capital Manila to protest at…

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UK could face risk of election if parliament takes control of Brexit: Barclay

FILE PHOTO – Britain’s Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Steve Barclay appears on BBC TV’s The Andrew Marr Show in London, Britain,…

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Norway cruise ship towed to port after nearly 500 people rescued

OSLO (Reuters) – Rescue services had airlifted 479 people to safety from a luxury cruise liner with engine trouble off the coast of Norway by…

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The making of militants in India’s ‘paradise on earth’

KULGAM, India (Reuters) – Kashmiri farmer Yusuf Malik learned that his son Owais, a 22-year old arts student and apple picker, had become an armed…

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Britain must resolve Brexit but changing PM May wouldn’t help, Hammond says

Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Britain must find…

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Almost 400 people winched from stricken cruise liner off Norway

OSLO (Reuters) – Rescue services had airlifted 397 people to safety from a luxury cruise liner with engine trouble off the coast of Norway by…

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Thousands attend NZ vigil, rally to fight racism, remember Christchurch victims

CHRISTCHURCH (Reuters) – Thousands gathered in New Zealand’s cities on Sunday to protest racism and remember the 50 Muslims killed by a gunman in Christchurch…

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Rescue services prepare to tow stricken cruise ship off Norway to port

OSLO (Reuters) – Evacuation from a luxury cruise liner with engine trouble off the coast of Norway continued for a second day on Sunday, with…

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Thailand’s coup leader and ‘democratic front’ face-off in long-awaited election

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai voters went to the polls on Sunday in a long-delayed election following a 2014 coup, a race that pits a military…

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Mexican president jeered by hostile crowd at baseball event

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who has enjoyed soaring approval ratings in his first few months in power, got a…

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Moroccan police use water cannons to disperse teachers’ protest: witness

RABAT (Reuters) – Moroccan police used water cannons early on Sunday to disperse thousands of young teachers protesting in the capital Rabat for better work…

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Thailand votes in face-off between coup leader and ‘democratic front’

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai voters went to the polls on Sunday in a long-delayed election following a 2014 coup, in a race that pits a…

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Italy endorses China’s Belt and Road plan in first for a G7 nation

ROME (Reuters) – Italy endorsed China’s ambitious “Belt and Road” infrastructure plan on Saturday, becoming the first major Western power to back the initiative to…

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Italy signs deals worth 2.5 billion euros with China

(Reuters) – Italy signed a preliminary accord with China on Saturday that makes it the first country of the Group of Seven industrialized nation to…

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Over 100 Central American migrants detained in northern Mexico

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican police and federal officials on Saturday detained 107 Central American migrants seeking to enter the United States in the border…

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Moroccan teachers protest to demand better working conditions

RABAT (Reuters) – At least 15,000 teachers protested peacefully in the Moroccan capital Rabat late on Saturday to demand better working conditions, witnesses said. Chanting…

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Moroccan police use water cannons to disperse protesters in Rabat: witness

RABAT (Reuters) – Moroccan police used water cannons early on Sunday to disperse thousands of protesting teachers in the capital Rabat, a Reuters reporter at…

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Thai voters go to polls as coup-leader, ‘democratic front’ face off

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai voters went to the polls on Sunday in a long-delayed election following a 2014 coup, in a race that pits a…

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Spain’s Socialists lead, short of majority: poll election

MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s Socialists led in a poll published on Sunday in daily El Pais, but fell short of a majority with its main…

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Brexit mayday? PM May’s ministers move to oust her, Sunday Times says

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May’s top ministers are moving to oust her within days, The Sunday Times reported, as her Brexit strategy…

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Passengers airlifted from crippled cruise ship in storm off Norway

OSLO (Reuters) – Rescue helicopters evacuated more than 150 people from a luxury cruise ship which suffered engine failure on Saturday in stormy weather off…

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Druze protest Trump’s backing of Israeli sovereignty on Golan

Druze people take part in a rally over U.S. President Donald Trump’s support for Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, in Majdal Shams near the…

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No attack at Disneyland Paris, escalator problem caused panic: authorities

PARIS (Reuters) – Loud noises caused by an elevator malfunction at Disneyland Paris on Saturday led to a brief moment of panic, and rumors of…

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Syrian state media says rebels shell village with gas, injuring 21

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syrian state media on Saturday cited a hospital in government-held Hama as saying 21 people suffered choking symptoms from poison gas after…

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Saudi-led coalition attacks Houthis in Yemen’s capital: Al-Arabiya TV

CAIRO (Reuters) – The Saudi-led military coalition mounted raids on Houthi sites in Yemen’s capital Sanaa on Saturday, Al-Arabiya television. It did not specify if…

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Clashes mark 19th weekend of French ‘yellow vest’ protests

PARIS (Reuters) – Police fired tear gas at demonstrators in Paris and clashes broke out in other French cities on Saturday, the 19 consecutive weekend…

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At least 134 Fulani herders killed in central Mali’s worst violence yet

BAMAKO (Reuters) – Gunmen killed at least 134 Fulani herders in central Mali on Saturday, a local mayor said, the deadliest such attack of recent…

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Passengers airlifted from cruise ship in storm off Norway

OSLO (Reuters) – Rescue helicopters evacuated dozens of people from a luxury cruise ship which suffered engine failure on Saturday in stormy weather off the…

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