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Jun 12, 2019
Regional outfits are weaker, but will survivePolitical entrepreneurs would continue to populate the landscape by forming new parties
Nov 01, 2016
Yemenis held hostage to 'personal, reckless' decisions - U.N. envoy | ReutersBy Michelle Nichols | UNITED NATIONS UNITED NATIONS The people of Yemen are being held hostage to "personal and reckless political decisions," the United Nations special envoy said on Monday as he appealed for the U.N. Security Council to back a peace plan that both parties have unofficially rejected.U.N
Oct 30, 2016
Rajoy under pressure to ease tensions with new Spanish government | ReutersBy Sarah White | MADRID MADRID Mariano Rajoy faces the first test of a tough second term as Spanish prime minister this week, as he unveils a new cabinet that must build cross-party support to pass reforms in a fragmented and hostile parliament.The conservative leader won approval from lawmakers on Saturday to form a minority government after 10 months of political deadlock, but he will forced to seek out allies at every twist and turn to enact laws.He is set to outline his team on Thursday under scrutiny over whether he will signal a fresh start by bringing in new faces, even if most are expected to come from within the ruling People's Party (PP).Rajoy, who is due to be sworn in on Monday, governed with an absolute majority for four years from 2011.
Aug 25, 2016
Russia backs 48-hour Aleppo truce, U.N. wants other sides to commit | ReutersArray
Feb 13, 2016
Outlook for Syria peace talks still 'cloudy' - U.N. | ReutersGENEVA The United Nations Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura is very keen to hold a new round of peace talks after big powers agreed on a "cessation of hostilities", a U.N.
Sep 08, 2015
Malaysia's 1MDB shortlists four parties for its power unit | ReutersKUALA LUMPUR Malaysian state fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd [TERRN.UL] said it has shortlisted four parties for the final bidding stage in the sale of its power unit, Edra Global Energy Bhd. It did not identify the bidders
Feb 26, 2015
Tobacco companies to settle smoking lawsuits for $100 millionNEW YORK (Reuters) - Three major U.S. tobacco companies - R.J
Feb 10, 2015
Strauss-Kahn denies knowing sex party women were prostitutesLILLE, France (Reuters) - Dominique Strauss-Kahn told a French court on Tuesday he did not know the women at "festive and playful" sex parties he attended were prostitutes, saying that would have been too risky given his then-role as head of the IMF. Strauss-Kahn, 65, is accused of instigating about a dozen parties he knew involved prostitutes from 2008 to 2011 in the northern French city of Lille, Paris, Washington and Brussels. Speaking in a calm, confident voice and wearing a sober black suit, he acknowledged his fondness for "libertine" parties with a small group of friends who at times invited him to join "a lunch or something more festive and playful" in Paris
Nov 04, 2014
Burkina Faso leader says to hand power to transitional bodyOUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Burkina Faso's army will quickly cede power to a transitional government and appoint a new head of state, the country's interim President Isaac Zida said on Monday, looking to calm accusations that the military had seized power in a coup. Longtime president Blaise Compaore stepped down on Friday following two days of mass protests in the impoverished West African nation over his bid to extend his 27-year rule by amending the constitution
Aug 21, 2014
U.N. Security Council concerned by resumption of Gaza violenceUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N.