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Russia-Ukraine Gas Dispute Causing Concern In Europe

Russia-Ukraine Gas Dispute Causing Concern In Europe

🕔10:55, 17.May 2018

The gas dispute between Moscow and Kyiv is entering a new round, and some fear that deliveries through Ukraine will be stopped. Which countries could be most affected, and will bilateral tensions lead to a new gas war?

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Nord Stream 2: Can Germany Broker Russia-Ukraine Deal?

Nord Stream 2: Can Germany Broker Russia-Ukraine Deal?

🕔10:48, 17.May 2018

Berlin and Moscow both support building the controversial gas pipeline, but Kyiv is opposed. Economy minister Peter Altmaier is commuting between capitals to find a compromise. Miodrag Soric reports from Moscow.

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North Korea Says U.S. Negotiating Tactics Unacceptable

North Korea Says U.S. Negotiating Tactics Unacceptable

🕔09:35, 17.May 2018

Pyongyang made it clear that Washington’s negotiating tactics are unacceptable, and it is not interested in talks that only envisage unilateral denuclearization without guarantees North Korea won’t be left totally defenseless in case of aggression.

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Donald Trump Ready to Force NHS Pay More For Drugs

Donald Trump Ready to Force NHS Pay More For Drugs

🕔07:49, 16.May 2018

“The President and his team want to be able to use the NHS and NICE as a foil for his plan that reduces costs for consumers at the point of sale, but without rationing and access restrictions for which the UK system is infamous in the US, particularly amongst conservative media.”

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Donald Trump’s Middle East Policies Fuel Serious Worries

Donald Trump’s Middle East Policies Fuel Serious Worries

🕔09:58, 15.May 2018

Trump’s withdrawal last week from the Iran nuclear deal, against the protestations of European allies, appears to have emboldened both Israel and Iran to move more forcefully toward full-on confrontation. In Syria, Trump’s eagerness to pull out U.S. troops as soon as the Islamic State group is defeated has forced a reckoning by Iran’s enemies about the possibility that Tehran will fill the void.

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Theresa May, Jacob Rees-Mogg Clash Over Irish Border

Theresa May, Jacob Rees-Mogg Clash Over Irish Border

🕔08:06, 15.May 2018

PM Theresa May and the senior Brexiteer crossed swords after all backbenchers were summoned to Downing Street for briefings on the government’s rival customs blueprints.

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2019: We Don’t Need A President That Will  Govern Nigeria From London Hospital

2019: We Don’t Need A President That Will Govern Nigeria From London Hospital

🕔19:27, 14.May 2018

Aso Rock has consistently claimed that it’s a private affair and that Buhari was fit to continue his role as president. There is an astounding list of hidden truths when it comes to the health of President Buhari.

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Terrible Massacre In Gaza: Israeli Bullets Kill 43 Palestinians, Hundreds Wounded

Terrible Massacre In Gaza: Israeli Bullets Kill 43 Palestinians, Hundreds Wounded

🕔14:43, 14.May 2018

Forty-three Palestinian protesters have been killed by Israeli fire during demonstrations ahead of the US embassy inauguration in Jerusalem, the Palestinian health ministry said Monday.

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Heavily Armed Policemen Sealed Kano State House of Assembly

Heavily Armed Policemen Sealed Kano State House of Assembly

🕔10:05, 14.May 2018

The deployment of the armed policemen may be connected to the removal of the Speaker of the House, Yusuf Abdullahi Ata and principal officers by some lawmakers.

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Quim Torra Biography and Profile (Official Biography)

Quim Torra Biography and Profile (Official Biography)

🕔09:15, 14.May 2018

Quim Torra, born 28 December 1962, a native of the Catalan town of Blanes, on the Costa Brava, father-of-three Torra entered politics a few months ago. But he has been a major cultural figure over the last decade pushing for the region to fully break from Spain.

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Catalan To Elect Fiercely Quim Torra As Regional President

Catalan To Elect Fiercely Quim Torra As Regional President

🕔09:07, 14.May 2018

Catalan parliament is expected to elect fiercely pro-independence candidate Quim Torra to be its regional president later Monday as separatists seek to end the emergency direct rule imposed by Madrid last year and renew their secession bid.

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Kim Jong Un Will Never Completely Give Up Nuclear Weapons- Top Defector Reveals

Kim Jong Un Will Never Completely Give Up Nuclear Weapons- Top Defector Reveals

🕔08:58, 14.May 2018

“In the end, North Korea will remain ‘a nuclear power packaged as a non-nuclear state’,” Thae told the South’s Newsis news agency.

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Israel to Gaza Protesters: Stay Away From Border Fence

Israel to Gaza Protesters: Stay Away From Border Fence

🕔08:48, 14.May 2018

Gaza’s Hamas rulers have said tens of thousands are expected to head to the border Monday and raised the possibility of large crowds breaking through the fence.

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Marielle Franco Killing Takes Center Stage in Brazil

Marielle Franco Killing Takes Center Stage in Brazil

🕔10:35, 13.May 2018

“We appreciate the seriousness with which the investigation has been conducted and we hope that it carries on like that until we get a concrete answer, not just for the family but for the entire world. We need to keep fighting,” added Marielle Franco’s mother, Marinete da Silva.

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Kayode Fayemi Wins Nigeria APC Governorship Poll

Kayode Fayemi Wins Nigeria APC Governorship Poll

🕔10:16, 13.May 2018

Kayode Fayemi, who is the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, polled a total of 941 votes, to defeat former Governor Segun Oni and 31 other aspirants.

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