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Trump vetoes restrictions on weapons sales to Saudi Arabia
Middle East

Trump vetoes restrictions on weapons sales to Saudi Arabia

US President Donald Trump vetoed three Congress bills that would have blocked billions of dollars in US arms sales to…
Gibraltar rocks final stages of Brexit negotiation
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Gibraltar rocks final stages of Brexit negotiation

  Gibraltar, a rocky speck of British soil clinging to Spain’s southern tip trumped fishing and even trade rules on…
Trump signs Russia sanctions bill, Moscow calls it ‘trade war’
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Trump signs Russia sanctions bill, Moscow calls it ‘trade war’

US President Donald Trump grudgingly signed new sanctions against Russia on Wednesday, a move Moscow said amounted to a full-scale…
EU to take legal action against Poland over judiciary reform
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EU to take legal action against Poland over judiciary reform

The European Commission said on Wednesday it would start legal action against Poland over an overhaul of the judiciary that…
Russia blocks UN Security Council condemnation of Syria attack
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Russia blocks UN Security Council condemnation of Syria attack

Russia blocked a Western-led effort at the UN Security Council on Wednesday to condemn last week's deadly gas attack in…
Russia and China veto new UN sanctions on Syria
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Russia and China veto new UN sanctions on Syria

Russia and China vetoed new UN sanctions on Syria Tuesday and the US ambassador accused both countries of refusing to…
Saudi warns of ‘disastrous consequences’ over US 9/11 law
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Saudi warns of ‘disastrous consequences’ over US 9/11 law

Saudi Arabia on Thursday warned of "disastrous consequences" from a United States law allowing 9/11 victims to sue the kingdom,…
Congress rejects Obama veto, Saudi September 11 bill becomes law
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Congress rejects Obama veto, Saudi September 11 bill becomes law

Congress on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected President Barack Obama's veto of legislation allowing relatives of the victims of the Sept. 11…
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