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Exclusive - Obama says Iran must halt key nuclear work for at least a decade

Mar 03, 2015

Exclusive - Obama says Iran must halt key nuclear work for at least a decade

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Iran must commit to a verifiable freeze of at least 10 years on sensitive nuclear activity for a landmark atomic deal to be reached, but the odds are still against sealing a final agreement, U.S. President Barack Obama told Reuters on Monday. Interviewed at the White House, Obama moved to dial back tensions over Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's planned speech to Congress on Tuesday opposing the Iran deal, saying it was a distraction that would not be "permanently destructive" to U.S. #content #wcntn #cookie #values #rco #aut #typeof-registered #cnt
Corrected - Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list, Michael Jordan joins

Mar 03, 2015

Corrected - Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list, Michael Jordan joins

(Reuters) - (The story was refiled to correct Mark Zuckerberg's net worth in paragraph 10 to $33.4 billion from $34.8 billion, which Forbes reported as his net worth in real time as of Monday. Zuckerberg's ranking is unaffected.) Bill Gates stands atop Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people, as Facebook Inc's ( FB.O ) Mark Zuckerberg joined the top 20 and basketball star Michael Jordan ploughed new air by making the list for the first time. Gates' net worth rose to $79.2 billion from $76 billion a year earlier, putting the Microsoft Corp ( MSFT.O ) co-founder at the top for the 16th year in the last 21, Forbes said on Monday #Yahoo! #content #wcnts #undefined #cookie #values #rco #aut #rch
Kurdish rebels call disarmament move historic, want Turkey to step up reforms

Mar 01, 2015

Kurdish rebels call disarmament move historic, want Turkey to step up reforms

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Kurdish militants on Sunday described as "historic" a call by their jailed leader to hold a disarmament congress and said Turkey must now take concrete steps to keep the peace process on track. #Yahoo! #content #wcnts #typeof-social #undefined #cookie #values #rch #typeof-registered #cnt
"I am not afraid," Russians march in memory of murdered Putin critic

Mar 01, 2015

"I am not afraid," Russians march in memory of murdered Putin critic

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Holding placards declaring "I am not afraid", thousands of Russians marched in Moscow on Sunday in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, whose murder has widened a split in society that some say could threaten Russia's future. Families, the old and young walked slowly, with many carrying portraits of Nemtsov, an opposition politician and former deputy prime minister who was shot dead while walking home from a restaurant in central Moscow on Friday night. "If we can stop the campaign of hate that's being directed at the opposition, then we have a chance to change Russia #content #wcnts #wcntn #typeof-social #undefined #rco #aut #rch #typeof-registered
Egypt's Sisi calls for election law to be amended within a month

Mar 01, 2015

Egypt's Sisi calls for election law to be amended within a month

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called on the government on Sunday to amend laws related to a long-awaited March-April parliamentary poll within one month, after a court ruled that an article in the legislation was unconstitutional. "The president issued directives to the government to quickly make the necessary legislative changes to the laws organising the election process," a statement from the presidency said. #content #wcnts #wcntn #typeof-social #values #rco #aut #cnt