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EU says it will comply with WTO decision on Airbus state aid dispute

The EU says it will take ‘swift action’ to ensure it is fully in line with the World Trade Organisation’s final decision Tuesday in a dispute brought by the United States concerning state aid for Airbus.

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North Korean defector says Kim Jong-un has foul temper and will never give up nuclear weapons

im Jong-un, the North Korean leader, is misleading the world with his talk of denuclearisation, according to one of the highest ranking officials ever to defect from his secretive regime.

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Deadly bomb attacks target three churches in Indonesia’s city of Surabaya

At least two people were killed and 13 others injured in bomb attacks, including a suicide blast, targeting churches in Indonesia’s second biggest city Surabaya, police said on Sunday, the latest assault on a religious minority in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country.

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Trump to reveal Iran deal’s fate amid low hopes for survival

President Donald Trump is preparing to tell the world whether he plans to follow through on his threat to pull out of the landmark nuclear accord with Iran and almost surely ensure its collapse.

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US firms, debt could be China’s targets if US plays hardball

In a looming trade war between the world’s two largest economies, American companies in China may have a bull’s-eye on their backs.

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UN Secretary General Warns Scrapping Iran Deal Could Lead To "World War III"

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres offered a chilling message to the world during a recent interview with BBC Radio: The risk of “World War III” breaking out in the Middle East is intensifying at an alarming rate.

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Hard-line US demands on China raise stakes in trade talks

A list of hard-line demands that the Trump administration handed China this week could make it even more difficult to resolve a trade conflict between the world’s two largest economies.

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Friday’s other big summit: Why the Modi-Xi meeting matters

While the highly anticipated inter-Korean summit will capture much of the world’s attention Friday, another equally consequential meeting will unfold in China on the same day, the outcome of which could affect more than a third of the world’s population.

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Russia and China Boost Cooperation

Russia and China have recently conducted combined naval exercises in the South China Sea, the Baltic Sea and the Sea of Japan, and on Tuesday China said it will continue to strengthen military to military relations with Russia to address new security challenges in the world.

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Where might Trump and Kim Jong Un meet?

As the Trump administration rushes to put together what could be one of the most important meetings in recent history, between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, officials will have to make one crucial decision that will frame the meeting for the world: where it will be located.

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Iran hit by global cyber attack

Iran says 200,000 router switches across the world have been hacked in a widespread cyber attack.

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Russia calls UN security council meeting over nerve agent attack

Russia’s UN ambassador has requested the United Nations Security Council convene a special meeting for Thursday afternoon amid an ongoing diplomatic feud with the UK that began in an English country town and has spread to include London’s allies around the world.

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Trump says North Korea talks could fail or bring ‘greatest deal’

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday his planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could fizzle without an agreement or it could result in “the greatest deal for the world” to ease nuclear tensions between the two countries.

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View From Abroad: The Brexit quandary

AS the world is embroiled in multiple crises from the Korean peninsula to Syria, Britain is still caught up in the self-created mess triggered by its decision to leave the European Union through an ill-judged referendum in July 2016. Anybody who listened to Prime Minister Theresa May’s speech on BBC World last Friday would have noticed the lack of detail about the “hard choices” that she said lay ahead.

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Hunt for missing Malaysian plane likely to end in June

The search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 by a U.S. company will likely end in June, a Malaysian official said, as families of passengers marked the fourth anniversary of the plane’s disappearance with renewed hope that the world’s biggest aviation mystery will be solved.

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Someone Forged a Nomination of Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize, Twice

The protocol for nominating and choosing recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize is one of the world’s most scrutinized and secretive.

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