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FILE PHOTO: Felix Tshisekedi, leader of the Congolese main opposition party, the Union for Democracy and Social Progress, gestures to supporters at party headquarters in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, January 10, 2019. REUTERS/Olivia Acland/File Photo KINSHASA (Reuters) – Congo’s constitutional court confirmed Felix Tshisekedi’s presidential election win on Sunday, dismissing a challenge from another
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PARIS (Reuters) – Scuffles broke out on Saturday as around 7,000 “yellow vest” demonstrators marched through Paris in a 10th consecutive weekend of protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s government. Protesters wearing yellow vests take part in a demonstration by the “yellow vests” movement, in Paris, France, January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau The demonstrations were largely
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FILE PHOTO: An illegal money changer counts dollar notes in Harare, Zimbabwe, January 10, 2019. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo/File Photo HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s public workers have rejected a second offer to raise their salaries and demanded to be paid in dollars, days after at least three people died in violent anti-government protests. Hundreds of Zimbabweans were
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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s antitrust watchdog has ordered Denmark’s A.P. Moller-Maersk and Dubai’s DP World to withdraw certain customer advisories which it said could hamper growth of the country’s largest container port in Mumbai, a document seen by Reuters showed. FILE PHOTO: A general view of the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) is pictured
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Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a special session of the National Constituent Assembly to present his annual state of the nation in Caracas, Venezuela January 14, 2019. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero/File Photo CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela will receive 2,000 Cuban doctors who left Brazil following a dispute between the Communist-run island and the government of far-right
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FILE PHOTO: European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier delivers a speech during a debate on BREXIT after the vote on british Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, January 16, 2019. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler LISBON (Reuters) – The European Union is open to the possibility of a “more ambitious”
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CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s opposition-run Congress declared President Nicolas Maduro a “usurper” on Tuesday, and the U.S. government indicated its support for an opposition leader, ratcheting up pressure on the socialist president as he embarks on a disputed second term. Juan Guaido, President of the Venezuela’s National Assembly, attends a session in Caracas, Venezuela January
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