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UN Security Council to Head to DC, Kentucky

UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. Security Council is set to meet President Donald Trump over lunch Thursday, then travel later this month to part of the U.S. that’s off the beaten path for world diplomats: Kentucky. It’s the home state of Ambassador Kelly Cr…

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US urges shelving of France’s digital taxes plan

WASHINGTON, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin reiterated the US opposition to France’s plan to tax US digital companies.In a letter sent to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the US official warned that the (taxes) have a discri…

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Turkey to host four-way summit on Syria in Feb.

ANKARA, The Turkish presidency said Thursday that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will host leaders of the United Kingdom, Germany and France for a second four-way summit on Syria in Istanbul in February.During their first meeting on the fringes of the …

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Algerian Interim Pres. launches 52nd edition of FIA

ALGIERS, Algerian Interim President Abdelkader Bensalah on Tuesday announced the start of the 52nd edition of the Algiers International Fair (FIA), with the participation of more than 500 economists from 15 countries.This edition of the exhibition will…

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Hungarian Ambassador to Slovakia Summoned over Football Chants

VIENNA, Hungary?’s ambassador to Slovakia was summoned to the Slovak foreign ministry on Thursday over events at Monday?’s Hungarian-Slovak football match, according to the Slovak Foreign Ministry on Friday.The ministry in a statement rejected the anti…

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Hong Kong leader says rule of law should reign supreme

BEIJING, Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam on Wednesday highlighted the need to uphold constitutional law in the special administrative region, saying basic law and the constitution form the bedrock of the government.In remarks amid a seminar coinci…