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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s main opposition Labour Party will do everything possible to stop a no-deal Brexit after parliament returns on Tuesday, its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Monday. Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks during an anti-Brexit demonstration at George Square in Glasgow, Scotland, Britain, August 31, 2019. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne Lawmakers
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DUBAI (Reuters) – Air strikes by a Saudi-led military coalition in southwest Yemen hit a prison complex, killing scores of people, Yemen’s Houthi movement and a Red Cross official said on Sunday. Red Crescent medics stand at the site of Saudi-led air strikes on a Houthi detention centre in Dhamar, Yemen September 1, 2019. REUTERS/Ahmed
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Young climate activists from Latin America are seen during a meeting and training ahead of forthcoming conference, COP25 in San Jose de Maipo, outskirts of Santiago, Chile, August 31, 2019. REUTERS/Matias Medel SAN JOSE DE MAIPO, Chile (Reuters) – Inspired by Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, a group of young activists from several Latin
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JERUSALEM/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Israel’s military said on Sunday anti-tank missiles from Lebanon targeted an army base and vehicles and that it responded with fire into southern Lebanon. FILE PHOTO: A general view picture shows the Lebanese village of Adaisseh on the left-hand-side of the Israel-Lebanon border, as seen from Kibbutz Misgav Am in northern Israel
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DUBAI (Reuters) – Hezbollah’s policy is aimed at safeguarding the interests of Lebanon, Iran’s state news agency IRNA quoted a senior Iranian security official as saying in reaction to the Iran-backed group’s attack on Israel’s army on Sunday. “Hezbollah enjoys significant popular support in Lebanon … the Zionist regime’s (Israel) punishment by Hezbollah was a
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FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a cornerstone-laying ceremony for Mobileye’s center in Jerusalem August 27, 2019. Abir Sultan/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday he intends to annex Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, but again gave no timeframe in repeating an
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will not release the long-delayed political portion of its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan before Israel’s elections, White House Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a cornerstone-laying ceremony for Mobileye’s center in Jerusalem August 27, 2019. Abir Sultan/Pool via REUTERS/File
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HENDAYE, France (Reuters) – Thousands of anti-globalisation and environmental activists joined yellow vest protesters and Basque separatists on Saturday near the French coastal resort of Biarritz to demand action from G7 and other world leaders set to meet there. Anti-G7 protesters attend a protest march on the French-Spanish border, in Hendaye during the Biarritz G7
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BRASILIA (Reuters) – European leaders on Friday threatened to tear up a trade deal with South America, reflecting the growing international dismay and anger with Brazil as a record number of fires in the Amazon rainforest intensified the unfolding environmental crisis. Against the global chorus of condemnation, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was mobilizing the army
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FILE PHOTO: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech during the unveiling ceremony for the domestically built mobile missile defence system Bavar-373, to mark the National Defence Industry Day in Tehran, Iran August 22, 2019. Official President website/Handout via REUTERS BIARRITZ, France (Reuters) – Britain is unlikely to alter its approach on Iran despite Prime
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrives to attend the unveiling ceremony for the domestically built mobile missile defence system Bavar-373, to mark the National Defence Industry Day in Tehran, Iran August 22, 2019. Official President website/Handout via REUTERS DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran displayed what it described as a domestically built long-range, surface-to-air missile air defense system
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ROME (Reuters) – Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte handed in his resignation on Tuesday after accusing his interior minister, Matteo Salvini, of putting his League party before the needs of Italy. FILE PHOTO: Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte reacts to Italy’s ruling coalition breakdown, speaking to journalists at an impromptu, late evening news conference at government
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BEIT UR AL-FAUQA, West Bank (Reuters) – Sitting under an olive tree in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Muftia Tlaib scoffs at the attention she has recently received from the president of the United States. “May God ruin him,” she says. Tlaib is the grandmother of U.S. congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, at the center of an affair
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