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It’s not Brexit Britain most likely to have a recession. It’s Germany

Take Europe’s three biggest economies and list them in order of the likelihood of being in recession in the second half of 2018. Chances are Brexit-bound Britain would come first followed by France after its gilets jaunes protests.

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DRC Ebola Progress Will Be Lost if Violence Persists

Progress in fighting Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Ebola outbreak, the second worst ever, will be reversed if fighting continues around the disease hot spots of Beni and Butembo, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said Friday.

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Guatemalan boy becomes second child to die in U.S. custody in December

An 8-year-old Guatemalan migrant boy died shortly after midnight on Tuesday after being detained by U.S. border agents, the U.S.

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Macron promotes EU UNITY with Merkel – France and Germany will prevent ‘GLOBAL CHAOS’

On Sunday, Mr Macron met German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin to take part in Germany’s national remembrance day for the victims of war. At their second meeting in a week, the two leaders put on a show of unity against the rise of nationalism and populism in the era of Donald Trump.

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Afghan policeman launched attack that killed American soldier, US official says

An attack on U.S. troops in Afghanistan that killed one American was carried out by a member of the Afghan national police who is now in Afghan government custody, a U.S. official said Tuesday.

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Tourists flee Indonesia’s Lombok island after quake kills 91

Rescue workers found chaos and destruction across the Indonesian resort island of Lombok on Monday after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake killed at least 91 people and prompted an exodus of tourists rattled by the second powerful quake in a week.

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China economic growth slows to 6.7% in second quarter

Chinese growth slowed slightly in the second quarter as the world’s number two economy faced a snowballing trade fight with the United States.

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Nato summit: Leaders to focus on Afghanistan conflict

Nato leaders plan to turn their attentions to the conflict in Afghanistan, on the second day of a summit so far dominated by demands from President Donald Trump.

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Justice Kennedy retires, giving Trump 2nd pick for top US court

US Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement in July will give President Donald Trump an opportunity to appoint his second justice to the nine-seat bench, which exerts a deep and far-reaching influence on American life.

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Ceasefire ends after deadly new attack on Taliban

A suicide bomber killed at least 19 people in Afghanistan yesterday, the second attack in as many days targeting Taliban fighters, security forces and civilians celebrating a holiday ceasefire.

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In his Moscow visit, Zarif gains Moscow’s firm support for the nuclear deal

In the second destination of his diplomatic tour aimed at saving the nuclear deal, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is in Moscow today to discuss the issue with the Russian officials.

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US Navy reforms Second Fleet to meet challenges from Russia in the Atlantic

The US Navy is resurrecting its Second Fleet to counter the renewed threat from Russia.

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U.N. to hold dual meetings about alleged chemical attack in Syria

The U.N. Security Council is set to hold two emergency meetings Monday about Syria following the apparent deadly chemical weapons attack Saturday: One meeting was called by the U.S. and eight other members of the Council to hold those accountable and to demand an investigation and access to victims; the second meeting was called by Russia on threats to international peace and security, presumably to set a course to deflect international condemnation.

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Elon Musk’s Falcon Heavy is a space race game-changer

We are witnessing the second space race. This time it’s not a cold-war battle between nations, but a commercial contest between private companies.

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Schools in Iran still closed due to heavy snowfall, cold

Following heavy snowfall across Iran, hundreds of schools in several provinces including Tehran, Alborz, Zanjan, Western Azerbaijan, Ardabil have remained closed for the second consecutive day.

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Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for second time over 2014 protest

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong was jailed for three months on Wednesday for obstructing the clearance of a major encampment during mass pro-democracy protests in 2014, the second time he has been imprisoned over the rallies.

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