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- China calls for explanation after Paris police fatally shoot Chinese man
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:01:04 -0400
PARIS/BEIJING (Reuters) - French police said on Tuesday they opened an inquiry after a Chinese man was shot dead by police at his Paris home, triggering rioting in the French capital by members of the Chinese community and a sharp reaction from Beijing.
- Arab leaders seek common ground at summit on Palestinian state
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:10:51 -0400
Dead Sea, JORDAN (Reuters) - Divided Arab leaders arriving in Jordan for a summit on Wednesday are seeking common ground to reaffirm their commitment to a Palestinian state, a longstanding goal that U.S. President Donald Trump last month put into doubt.
- Thousands shelter as "screaming, howling" Cyclone Debbie hits north Australia
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:44:19 -0400
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Howling winds, heavy rain and huge seas pounded Australia's northeast on Tuesday, damaging homes, wrecking jetties and cutting power to thousands of people as Tropical Cyclone Debbie tore through the far north of Queensland.
- UK government rejects Scotland's bid for second independence referendum
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:37:45 -0400
LONDON (Reuters) - The British government said on Tuesday it would not be entering into negotiations on the Scottish government's proposal to hold a new independence referendum in late 2018 or early 2019.
- Wary of Trump, China launches EU charm offensive: diplomats
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:10:07 -0400
BRUSSELS/BEIJING (Reuters) - China has launched a charm offensive with the European Union since U.S. President Donald Trump took office, shifting its stance on trade negotiations and signaling closer cooperation on a range of other issues, European diplomats say.
- U.S. probably had role in Mosul blast that killed civilians: U.S. general
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:34:54 -0400
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. commander in Iraq on Tuesday acknowledged the likelihood that the U.S.-led coalition had a role in blasts in Mosul that killed civilians this month but said an investigation was underway and that Islamic State may also be to blame.
- Iran's Rouhani says Syrian peace talks to continue in Kazakhstan
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:43:39 -0400
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that Syrian peace talks sponsored by Tehran, Russia and Turkey would continue in Kazakhstan without specifying a date for the next round of negotiations.
- Guns silent as engineers work to ease pressure on Syrian dam
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:21:56 -0400
TABQA DAM, Syria (Reuters) - Syrian engineers worked on Tuesday to open spillways and ease pressure on a major dam across the Euphrates River, amid a pause in a U.S.-backed assault to capture it from Islamic State, a Reuters witness said.
- Central European leaders vow not to be blackmailed by EU on migration
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:06:31 -0400
WARSAW (Reuters) - The leaders of four Central European countries vowed on Tuesday not to be blackmailed by threats of financial punishment from Brussels if they don't join in the relocation of thousands of Middle Eastern and African refugees.
- Germany launches second probe into suspected Turkish spying
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:03:12 -0400
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany launched a second investigation on Tuesday into suspected spying by Turkey, one element of a growing rift between the powerful NATO allies.