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European Diplomats Aim to Curb Iran Actions, Save Nuclear Deal

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 19:48:38 EST

European diplomats met with a senior Iranian official in a bid to curtail Iran’s regional muscle-flexing and show the U.S. that there are other ways to check Tehran’s aggression.image

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Germany's Coffers Are Overflowing, But No One Is Talking About Tax Cuts

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 11:34:06 EST

The German government never had so much money or so many ideas about how to spend it. The one thing that isn’t being discussed is giving it back to taxpayers. image

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NATO Pushes EU to Work With Allies for Security

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 19:19:36 EST

Amid the biggest revamp of European defense in years, NATO is pushing the European Union to work closely with non-EU allies as the U.K. maneuvers to maintain its leverage in the region’s security after it exits the bloc.image

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U.S. and Russian Officials Spar Over Election Meddling

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 09:01:53 EST

The White House’s H.R. McMaster cited “incontrovertible” evidence of Russian interference in U.S. elections. Russia’s foreign minister dismissed it as “just blabber.” image

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South Korean President Hopes for U.S. Dialogue With North

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 10:37:42 EST

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said that he remained hopeful that a recent inter-Korean rapprochement around the Olympics could lead to dialogue between the U.S. and North Korea.image

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Helicopter Assessing Mexico Quake Damage Crashes, Killing 13 on the Ground

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 16:04:45 EST

A military helicopter carrying officials assessing damage from a powerful earthquake crashed in southern Mexico, killing 13 people on the ground.image

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Pope Francis Names New Sex Abuse Panel Amid Criticism

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 14:14:41 EST

Pope Francis renewed his advisory panel on child protection, after a two-month lapse, amid growing criticism of his record on clerical sex abuse.image

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U.K. Wants Ongoing Defense Cooperation With EU After Brexit

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 07:31:39 EST

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May has laid out key areas of security and defense cooperation she hoped to continue with the European Union after Britain leaves the bloc next year.image

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Wanted Pakistani Militant Chief Leads Friday Prayers

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 18:16:42 EST

While Pakistan says it is shutting down Jamaat-ud-Dawa, its leader, Hafiz Saeed, who has a $10 million U.S. bounty on his head, delivered a blistering attack on Islamabad and Washington at Friday prayers. image

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Behind Turkey's Actions in Syria: A Fear of Waning Influence

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 18:37:25 EST

The Turkish offensive against the Kurds that has brought Turkey to the brink of conflict with the U.S. comes as the country is fighting to preserve its leverage in a fractured Syria.image

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Don't Expect a Winner in the Italian Elections, Pollsters Say

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:36:53 EST

As Italy’s electoral campaign heads into the final stretch, polls show that the vote is likely to produce a hung parliament, as a new electoral law and millions of undecided voters combine to make this one of the country’s most unpredictable votes in years.image

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