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UK says disappointed by Scottish court decision on Article 50 reversal case

22 min 41 sec ago
The British government said it was disappointed by a ruling from Scotland's highest court on Friday that the European Court of Justice (ECJ) should consider whether the United Kingdom can unilaterally change its mind about leaving the European Union.
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UK warns there will be no Brexit deal unless EU softens on Irish border

26 min 24 sec ago
Britain will leave the European Union without a deal unless the bloc's leaders soften their position on the Irish border, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling told the BBC.
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Sterling derivative bets rise as Brexit endgame nears

26 min 24 sec ago
As negotiations become fraught before Britain's exit from the European Union in March, tensions of a different kind are surfacing on the currency markets -- derivatives activity is rising sharply as investors bet on a weaker sterling.
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European court should say if UK alone can stop Brexit: Scottish judges

28 min 12 sec ago
A legal appeal to determine whether Britain alone can change its mind about leaving the European Union should be given consideration by the European Court of Justice (ECJ), Scotland's highest court said on Friday in a boost to anti-Brexit campaigners.
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Death toll reaches 100 in Tanzania ferry disaster, hundreds feared missing

40 min 8 sec ago
More than 100 bodies have been retrieved after a ferry sank on Lake Victoria, Tanzanian state radio reported on Friday, and hundreds more were still feared missing as rescuers searched for survivors from daybreak on the morning after the disaster.
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Cambodia pardons Australian filmmaker jailed for espionage

53 min 35 sec ago
Cambodia has granted a pardon to an Australian filmmaker jailed in August on espionage charges for six years, a court in the capital, Phnom Penh, said on Friday.
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Russia's Lavrov says U.S. is threat to Syria's territorial integrity: Interfax

1 hour 15 min ago
Russia's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday that the United States' control over the eastern bank of the Euphrates river posed the main threat to Syria's territorial integrity, Interfax news agency reported.
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Lavrov calls U.S. sanctions aimed at Russian plane maker 'unfair competition': Interfax

1 hour 20 min ago
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday that U.S. sanctions that impact Russian plane manufacturer Sukhoi were "yet another act of unfair competition", Interfax news agency reported.
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Germany: Assume refugee deal with Italy will be signed soon

1 hour 53 min ago
A deal between Berlin and Rome for Germany to send back to Italy migrants who have already applied for asylum there will likely be signed soon, a spokeswoman for the German interior ministry said on Friday.
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Italy coalition on the right path over budget: minister

1 hour 53 min ago
Italy's coalition made up of the far-right League party and the 5-Star Movement is on the right path towards drawing up the 2019 budget, the minister for relations with parliament said on Friday.
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Iran puts on 'show of strength' military exercise in Gulf

1 hour 59 min ago
The Iranian Revolutionary Guards and army carried out a joint aerial military drill in the Gulf on Friday in what official media said indicated the "pounding reply" that awaited the country's enemies.
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Pope accepts resignation of two more Chilean bishops following abuse scandal

2 hours 7 min ago
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of two more Chilean bishops, bringing to seven the number who have stepped down since a sexual abuse scandal swept the nation's Roman Catholic Church.
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Finnish foreign minister survives no confidence vote over anti-abortion views

2 hours 16 min ago
Finnish Foreign Minister Timo Soini survived a no-confidence vote in parliament on Friday over his attendance at an anti-abortion vigil while on an official trip to Canada.
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Steps to remove 'moderate opposition' from Syria's Idlib unacceptable, Turkey says

2 hours 29 min ago
Turkey on Friday said that steps to remove members of the "moderate opposition" from Syria's Idlib region were unacceptable.
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At U.N. podium, Trump to tout protecting U.S. sovereignty

2 hours 33 min ago
Since U.S. President Donald Trump made his debut at the United Nations a year ago pushing an "America First" policy, he has quit the Iran nuclear deal, the U.N. Human Rights Council and lashed out at some of the closest allies of the United States.
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Indonesia's presidential hopefuls woo millennials, Muslims as election in focus

2 hours 40 min ago
Indonesian President Joko Widodo launched his re-election campaign on Friday, looking to win over big blocs of millennial and Muslim voters as Southeast Asia's biggest economy sails into choppy waters.
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Turkey, U.S. to start joint patrols in Syria's Manbij soon

2 hours 46 min ago
Turkey and the United States have almost completed work on joint patrols in northern Syria's Manbij area and those patrols and joint training will begin soon, Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said on Friday.
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Turkey orders detentions of 110 soldiers on suspected Gulen links

2 hours 48 min ago
Ankara's chief prosecutor ordered the detention of 110 soldiers from the air force on Friday for suspected links to a U.S.-based cleric Turkey says orchestrated a failed coup in 2016, the prosecutor's office said.
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Tanzania says more than 100 bodies found after ferry sank

3 hours 4 min ago
More than 100 bodies have been found so far after a ferry sank in Lake Victoria on Thursday, Tanzania's state radio TBC Taifa said on Friday.
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Italy's Salvini says government meeting over budget went well

3 hours 5 min ago
A government meeting summoned by Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte over the 2019 budget made useful progress, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Friday.
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