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November 13, 2018 5:54 PM Special EU Brexit summit possible November 25 if UK cabinet backs deal: sources

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders could meet on Nov. 25 to rubber-stamp a Brexit deal if an existing technical agreement is approved by the British cabinet in London on Wednesday, diplomatic sources in Brussels said. A preparatory meeting of the EU’s national European affairs ministers could take place on Nov. 19, they added. The British cabinet 72

November 12, 2018 7:55 PM U.N. Security Council set to lift Eritrea sanctions on Wednesday

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council is set to vote on Wednesday to lift a nearly decade-old arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea, diplomats said, after the country’s rapprochement with Ethiopia and thawing of relations with Djibouti. Diplomats, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the 15-member council completed 74

November 8, 2018 8:41 PM Virgin Atlantic could face pilots' strike over benefits

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Virgin Atlantic could face industrial action from some of its pilots after a union representing over half of them said it is preparing to ballot members over strike action. The airline, whose main business is UK-to-U.S. flights and which is owned by Richard Branson’s Virgin Group and U.S. airline Delta, has refused to negotiate 89

November 7, 2018 4:23 PM Kidnapped children released in Cameroon, two teachers still held

BAMENDA, Cameroon (Reuters) - Kidnappers freed scores of school children and a driver in west Cameroon early on Wednesday, but kept hold of a principal and one teacher, officials said. Armed men who seized the youngsters on Monday in the city of Bamenda - a commercial hub of Cameroon’s restive English-speaking region - released them about 18 km (11 miles) 82

November 5, 2018 1:10 PM Taliban officials say they will attend Moscow peace talks

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban will join multilateral peace talks hosted by Russia on Friday, senior Taliban officials said on Tuesday, after the United States and Afghanistan turned down their invitations. But Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said they had not formally agreed to take part. Russia invited 12 countries and the Taliban 77

November 3, 2018 1:38 PM UAE blames Iran's 'aggressive policies' for U.S. sanctions

DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates’ minister of state for foreign affairs, Anwar Gargash, said on Saturday that Iran’s “aggressive policies” were “largely responsible” for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran. Washington will on Monday reintroduce far-reaching sanctions on Iran’s vital oil sales and banking sectors to try to force the Islamic 119

November 2, 2018 5:56 PM Netanyahu condemns killing of Saudi journalist but keeps focus on Iran

SOFIA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel on Friday condemned the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, but said cooperating with Riyadh against Iran was a greater priority. In his first public reaction, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Khashoggi’s death, which has caused global outrage, was “horrendous” and must be dealt 49

November 2, 2018 3:31 PM ‘The View’ adds anti-Trump Republican, CNN star Ana Navarro as weekly guest host

ABC News’ “The View” added CNN’s anti-Trump conservative Ana Navarro as a regular guest host on Fridays when moderator Whoopi Goldberg is given the day off. “I’m happy to announce that Ana will be joining us on Fridays at the table from now on, so that’s a treat for us,” co-host Joy Behar said to open the show on Friday. “I am happy to be joining the ladies 106

November 1, 2018 5:34 PM Senior Palestinian official calls Trump administration 'ignorant and dangerous’

Raw video: Senior Palestinian official Dr. Hanan Ashrawi says they are unwilling to participate in U.S.-led peace negotiations unless President Trump reverses a series of key foreign policy decisions. RAMALLAH, West Bank – The Palestinian Authority said Wednesday it was unwilling to participate in U.S.-led peace negotiations unless President Trump reverses 67

October 31, 2018 7:01 PM UK Brexit ministry says no set date for EU negotiations to end

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Brexit ministry said on Wednesday that there was no set date for Brexit talks to end and Nov. 21 was simply the date lawmakers proposed Brexit secretary Dominic Raab should appear before a Brexit committee. “There is no set date for the (EU) negotiations to conclude,” a ministry spokesperson said in a statement after Raab’s 53