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Media playback is unsupported on your device France’s largest nationwide strike in years has severely disrupted schools and transport. Workers are angry about planned pension reforms that would see them retiring later or facing reduced payouts. More than 800,000 workers from a wide range of professions demonstrated against the changes. Some cities saw clashes between
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KIEV (Reuters) – An independent Ukrainian lawmaker said on Thursday he had met U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer in Kiev to discuss the alleged misuse of U.S. taxpayer money by Ukrainian state bodies. Ukrainian lawmaker Andriy Derkach attends a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudolph Giuliani in Kiev, Ukraine in this
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France’s President Emmanuel Macron gestures during a bilateral meeting with Belgium’s Prime Minister Sophie Wilmes at the end of the NATO summit in Watford, Britain, December 4, 2019. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Pool WATFORD, England (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday demanded West African leaders dismiss growing anti-French sentiment across the region if they wanted France’s military
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Media playback is unsupported on your device Nato leaders are meeting near London, as tensions between members threaten to overshadow a summit marking the military alliance’s 70th birthday. The three-hour talks are expected to cover issues such as cyber-attacks and the strategic challenge posed by China. In opening remarks, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson reminded
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Second Test, Seddon Park, Hamilton (day five of five): New Zealand 375 (Latham 105) & 241-2 (Williamson 104*, Taylor 105*) England 476 (Root 226, Burns 101; Wagner 5-124) Match drawn; New Zealand won series 1-0 Scorecard New Zealand sealed a 1-0 series win over England as Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor centuries helped secure a
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FILE PHOTO: Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during an annual VTB Capital “Russia Calling” Investment Forum in Moscow, Russia, November 20, 2019. Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo/File Photo MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed legislation allowing individuals to be labeled foreign agents, drawing criticism from rights groups that say the move
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VALETTA (Reuters) – Lawmakers from Malta’s ruling Labour Party met on Sunday to decide the future of Prime Minister Joseph Muscat amid a crisis sparked by the investigation into a murdered journalist. FILE PHOTO: Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat addresses a press conference after an urgent Cabinet meeting at the Auberge de Castille in Valletta,
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