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November 22, 2018 7:27 PM Saudi crown prince goes on tour of Arab states amid Khashoggi storm

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Thursday at the start of a tour of several Arab countries, his first trip abroad since the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi that caused a global outcry. The prince, the country’s de facto ruler, is also expected to participate in a G20 meeting 80

November 22, 2018 1:38 PM Gibraltar still unresolved before Sunday EU's Brexit summit: draft

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A statement by 27 European Union leaders will say on Sunday that the bloc would show “particular vigilance” on how Britain behaves regarding fisheries and industry standards after Brexit, according to a draft seen by Reuters on Thursday. Before the Sunday summit, meant to endorse the Brexit deal with Britain, the draft statement 62

November 22, 2018 10:44 AM EU, UK agree on draft future ties: document

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union and Britain expect an ambitious economic partnership after Brexit according to the text of a draft deal on future ties due to be endorsed by leaders on Sunday. The text, seen by Reuters, said the EU and Britain “agree to develop an ambitious, wide-ranging and balanced economic partnership. “This partnership will be comprehensive 67

November 22, 2018 6:57 AM Australia wants it easier to strip extremists of citizenship

CANBERRA, Australia – Australia revealed plans on Thursday to increase government powers to strip citizenship from extremists and to control the movements of Australian fighters who return home from the battlefields of Syria and Iraq. Prime Minister Scott Morrison outlined the contentious bills, some of which he wants passed in the final two-week parliamentary 90

November 21, 2018 1:23 PM Nigeria must not forget value of experience in hunt for AFCON gold

Within a space of three days, Nigeria sealed qualification for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, and then began preparations for the competition with an international friendly against Uganda in Asaba. Failure to qualify for the last two editions of the flagship continental tournament since their 2013 title-winning feat has seen almost an entire generation 61

November 21, 2018 10:28 AM U.S. chipmaker Nvidia to provide AI platform for Chinese EV start-ups

BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. chipmaker Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) has signed separate deals with Chinese electric vehicle startups XPeng Motors, Singulato Motors and SF Motors to develop autonomous driving technology, Chief Executive Jensen Huang said on Wednesday. Huang, speaking at an event in the eastern Chinese city of Suzhou, said XPeng and Singulato will use Nvidia’s 104

November 20, 2018 12:11 PM Lebanese foreign ministry: will stand by Carlos Ghosn

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday it would stand by Nissan and Renault boss Carlos Ghosn, who is of Lebanese descent and holds Lebanese citizenship, a day after his arrest in Japan on financial misconduct allegations. Ghosn, one of the best-known leaders in the car industry, was arrested after Nissan Motor Co said he had engaged 77

November 20, 2018 11:41 AM Spain to vote against Brexit accord if text on Gibraltar not changed

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain will vote against the European Union’s draft Brexit deal on Sunday unless it is modified to make clear that the future of the disputed British territory of Gibraltar relies on talks between Madrid and London, Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said. Spain’s demands on Gibraltar are the latest push by EU states to obtain more on national 68

November 20, 2018 11:23 AM UK PM May heads to Brussels on Wednesday for Brexit talks

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will travel to Brussels on Wednesday evening to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker as part of talks on future ties after Brexit, her office said on Tuesday. May and Juncker would sit down at 5:30 p.m. (1630 GMT), the Commission said. EU states are expected to finalize their work on a political 63

November 19, 2018 6:54 PM Putin says Russia will retaliate if U.S. quits nuclear missile treaty: agencies

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday the Kremlin would retaliate if the United States withdrew from the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, Russian news agencies reported. Putin discussed possible Russian retaliation with top Russian Defence Ministry officials and added that the Kremlin was ready to discuss the INF treaty 72