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    Top Huawei exec arrested on US request, clouding China trade truce

    Reuters . Vancouver/Beijing | Updated at 11:23am on December 06, 2018

    The daughter of Huawei’s founder, a top executive at the Chinese technology giant, was arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States, roiling...

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    Top US senators blame Saudi prince for Khashoggi death

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:06am on December 05, 2018

    Senior US senators said on Tuesday they were more certain than ever that Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, was responsible for the killing...

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    US help to recoup env losses caused by Rohingyas to continue: Miller 

    United News of Bangladesh . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:00am on December 05, 2018

    The United States ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller on Tuesday assured Bangladesh of continuing his country’s support to address the losses Bangladesh incurred on...

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    Michelle on book tour encourages girls at London school

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    Michelle Obama on Monday returned to a London school she had visited as US first lady encouraging students to ‘practice sisterhood’ as she presented a...

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    Migrants from caravan breach US border

    Reuters . Tijuana, Mexico | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    Central American migrants stuck on the threshold of the United States in Mexico breached the border fence on Monday, risking almost certain detention by US...

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    As Trump touts trade war truce, China holds its tongue

    Reuters . Shanghai | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    As White House officials fanned out to talk up what US president Donald Trump called ‘an incredible deal’ with China to hit pause in their...

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    WTO warns of trade crisis as German car bosses face US tariff talks

    Reuters . Wolfsburg | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    The global system of international trade is in crisis, the World Trade Organization (WTO) warned on Tuesday, as German car bosses gathered in Washington hoping...

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    Mourners line up to honor Bush at Capitol

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 08:56pm on December 04, 2018

    The historic and ornate US Capitol Rotunda hosted mourners on Tuesday paying respects to the 41st US president, George HW Bush, who died last week...

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    CIA chief to brief lawmakers on Khashoggi murder: senator

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:24am on December 04, 2018

    CIA director Gina Haspel has agreed to brief a ‘small group’ of US lawmakers about the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the chair of...

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    Trump pays respects to Bush

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:07am on December 04, 2018

    President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump paid their respects to late president George HW Bush in Washington on Monday night.The Trumps made a...