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  • Iran honouring nuclear deal as new sanctions hit, IAEA report shows
    on November 12, 2018 at 6:28 pm

    Iran has continued to implement the main nuclear restrictions set by its 2015 deal with major powers even as the United States reimposed sanctions against Tehran, a U.N. atomic watchdog report showed on Monday. […]

  • U.S. not concerned by Europe's idea for Iran trade as companies moving out
    on November 12, 2018 at 6:27 pm

    The United States is not too concerned by Europe's idea for a special purpose vehicle (SPV) to get around U.S. sanctions with Iran as companies are already withdrawing from the country in droves, the senior official for financial intelligence said. […]

  • North Korea keeps undeclared missile bases up and running - U.S. think tank
    on November 12, 2018 at 6:21 pm

    A U.S. think tank said on Monday it had identified at least 13 of an estimated 20 undeclared missile operating bases inside North Korea, underscoring the challenge for American negotiators hoping to persuade Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons and long-range missiles. […]

  • Fierce winds fan California wildfires, more than 200 missing
    on November 12, 2018 at 6:18 pm

    Authorities searched on Monday for more than 200 people unaccounted for in one of the wildfires rampaging through parts of California, voicing concern about a possible rising death toll, with gusty, dry winds expected to fan the flames. […]

  • French remarks on Khashoggi affair prompt Turkish anger
    on November 12, 2018 at 6:15 pm

    Turkey reacted with fury on Monday after French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said President Tayyip Erdogan was playing a political game over sharing intelligence about the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. […]

  • Apple shares drop on iPhone suppliers' warnings
    on November 12, 2018 at 6:10 pm

    Apple Inc shares fell to their lowest in more than three months on Monday as three suppliers issued warnings on results that pointed to weakness in iPhone sales. […]

  • Amnesty International strips Myanmar's Suu Kyi of 'conscience' award
    on November 12, 2018 at 6:05 pm

    Amnesty International has withdrawn its most prestigious human rights prize from Aung San Suu Kyi, accusing the Myanmar leader of perpetuating human rights abuses by not speaking out about violence against the Rohingya Muslim minority. […]

  • Trump urges end to Florida recount, Democrats seek extension
    on November 12, 2018 at 5:55 pm

    U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday urged Florida election officials to abandon recount efforts and declare his fellow Republicans the winners of disputed races there at last week's midterm elections, while Democrats filed a lawsuit to challenge the state's deadline on mail-in ballots. […]

  • Iraq rail service back on track after war with Islamic State
    on November 12, 2018 at 5:55 pm

    At Baghdad's grand but half-empty railway station, a single train is sputtering to life. It is the newly revived daily service to Falluja, a dusty town to the west once infamous as a Sunni insurgent stronghold. […]

  • Tech, tobacco push European stocks into red, ending fragile rebound
    on November 12, 2018 at 5:26 pm

    European shares were lower on Monday led by a sell-off in technology stocks after earnings and M&A news from German heavyweights Infineon and SAP, and tobacco was hit by new signs of U.S. regulators tightening the screws on menthol cigarettes. […]

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