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Brexit deal officially becomes UK law

01 January, 2020 8:57 pm 8:57 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The bill implementing Britain’s exit deal with the European Union officially became law on Thursday ahead of the country’s departure from the bloc next week. The legislation passed its final parliamentary stage on Wednesday, after more than three years of bitter wrangling over how, when and even if Brexit should take place. … Read More

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Seoul, Washington fail to agree on cost of US troops as deal set to expire

12 December, 2019 9:43 pm 9:43 pm

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea and the US failed on Wednesday to reach an agreement over Seoul’s contribution towards hosting some 28,500 US troops, ending two days of talks that were the last before their existing deal expires on December 31. South Korean lawmakers have said Washington is seeking up to $5 billion (3.81 billion … Read More

US troop drawdowns in Afghanistan ‘not necessarily’ tied to Tal...

12 December, 2019 8:55 am 8:55 am

LONDON (Reuters) – US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday that any future troop drawdowns in Afghanistan were “not necessarily” linked to a deal with Taliban, suggesting some lowering of force levels may happen irrespective of the ongoing peace push. The remarks by Esper in an interview with Reuters came on the heels of … Read More

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China wants US tariffs rolled back in phase one trade deal

12 December, 2019 8:19 am 8:19 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing is insisting US tariffs must be rolled back as part of any phase one trade deal with Washington, China’s Global Times newspaper said on Sunday citing unnamed sources, amid continued uncertainty on whether the two sides can strike a deal. “A US pledge to scrap tariffs scheduled for December 15 cannot … Read More

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Neither deal nor relief given to Sharif family: Rasheed

11 November, 2019 12:22 pm 12:22 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Refuting the rumours on the social media, Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed said on Sunday that neither deal was struck nor the relief was given to the Sharif family. Speaking to the journalists after inauguration of Safari tourism train, the minister termed that no deal was made between the government and … Read More

Erdogan says US not fulfilling Syria deal ahead of Trump talks

11 November, 2019 11:10 am 11:10 am

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday the United States was not fulfilling its pledge to remove a Kurdish militia from a Syrian border region and he will raise the issue when he meets President Donald Trump next week. A month ago, Turkey launched a cross-border offensive with Syrian rebels against Kurdish … Read More

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Yemen government and separatists sign deal to end power struggle in south

11 November, 2019 11:52 pm 11:52 pm

RIYADH (Reuters) – Yemen’s Saudi-backed government and southern separatists signed an agreement on Tuesday to end a power struggle in the south of Yemen that Saudi Arabia’s crown prince hailed as a step toward a wider political solution to end the multifaceted conflict. The stand-off had opened a new front in the more than four-year-old … Read More

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More Russian military police arrive in Syria under peace deal with Turkey

10 October, 2019 6:33 pm 6:33 pm

MOSCOW/ANKARA (Reuters) – Around 300 more Russian military police have arrived in Syria, the Russian defence ministry said on Friday, under an accord between Ankara and Moscow which halted Turkey’s military incursion into northeast Syria. The deal, reached on Tuesday by Presidents Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin, requires that Russian military police and Syrian border … Read More

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EU mulls delay as Britain says Johnson’s deal is the Brexit endgame

10 October, 2019 5:49 pm 5:49 pm

LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) — The United Kingdom will ultimately leave the European Union on the terms of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s deal, a senior Downing Street source said on Thursday, as EU leaders mulled offering London a three-month flexible Brexit delay. More than three years after voting 52%-48% to be the first sovereign country to leave … Read More

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Trump lifts Turkey sanctions after deal

10 October, 2019 12:30 pm 12:30 pm

WASHINGTON (AFP) – President Donald Trump ended sanctions against Turkey on Wednesday, drawing a line under American involvement in “blood-stained” Syria, as Turkish and Russian troops seized territory previously held by US troops and their beleaguered Kurdish allies. “Let someone else fight over this long blood-stained sand,” Trump said in a White House speech that … Read More

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PTI MPA starts judo karate exercises to deal with Azadi March

10 October, 2019 9:18 pm 9:18 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – PTI MPA Raja Azhar has started judo karate exercises to deal with the Azadi March of Maulana Fazalur Rahman. The MPA, who is also training his colleagues, said that they will vigorously counter the Azadi March of Maulana Fazalu Rahman. He said that he had started the exercises in for self-defence. … Read More

Johnson faces perilous Brexit ratification after Brexit deal vote blocked

10 October, 2019 8:50 pm 8:50 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s faces a potentially perilous ratification of his Brexit divorce deal in the British parliament after the speaker refused to allow a vote on it on Monday. With just 10 days left until the United Kingdom is due to leave the EU on Oct. 31, the divorce is again … Read More

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Erdogan says Turkey to resume Syria offensive if truce deal falters

10 October, 2019 10:26 am 10:26 am

ANKARA (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey would press on with its offensive into northeastern Syria and “crush the heads of terrorists” if a deal with Washington on the withdrawal of Kurdish fighters from the area was not fully implemented. Erdogan agreed on Thursday in talks with US Vice President Mike Pence a five-day … Read More

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Johnson defiant after British parliament votes to force Brexit delay

10 October, 2019 2:39 pm 2:39 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson appealed to lawmakers to back his last-minute Brexit deal in an extraordinary sitting of the British parliament on Saturday after his plans were plunged into chaos by his opponents’ moves to derail the legislation. More than three years since the United Kingdom voted 52-48% to leave the European … Read More

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Trump hopes US-China trade deal will be signed by middle of November

10 October, 2019 10:43 am 10:43 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said he thinks a trade deal between the United States and China will be signed by the time the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meetings take place in Chile on Nov. 16 and 17. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He will provide Beijing’s perspective on the progress of the talks in … Read More