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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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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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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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Cambodian court again rejects bail for opposition leader

An appeals court in Cambodia has for the second time denied a request for the release on bail of opposition leader Kem Sokha, who has been charged with treason.

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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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China church demolition sparks fears of campaign against Christians

A church in northern China was demolished this week, the second in less than a month, sparking fears of a wider campaign against Christians as authorities prepare to enforce new laws on religion.

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What will Brexit mean for the government’s immigration agencies?

While negotiations in Brussels move slowly forward into the second phase, officials in London are beginning preparations for the UK’s EU exit, supported by funds of £۳٫۷bn from 2017-2020. This spending, however, is merely the start of the permanent rise in spending,While negotiations in Brussels move slowly forward into the second phase, officials in London are beginning preparations for the UK’s EU exit, supported by funds of £۳٫۷bn from 2017-2020. This spending, however, is merely the start of the permanent rise in spending, not just one-off payments on the way out of the EU, that will be needed.

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EU Leaders Agree on Next Phase for Brexit, Deeply Divided on Immigration

European leaders finished a summit in Brussels agreeing that Britain has done enough to move on to the second phase of negotiations to leave the EU, but without any signs of agreement on matters of immigration.

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Senior UN official holds talks with N. Korea’s foreign minister, first in 7 yrs

UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman met Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho on the second day of the rare UN visit to North Korea – the first since 2010.

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Australian diplomat dies in New York building fall

Julian Simpson, 30, accidentally slipped from a seventh-floor ledge of his Manhattan building to a landing on the second floor, the NYPD said.

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The race intensifies on who will rule the future Syria

It’s been quite a while that the Syrian conflict has become not only a battle against the terrorists, but also a clash on who would gain the most part of territories liberated from ISIS grip. Now it seems that at least part of the second battle has resulted in a great achievement for the US-backed forces.

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