Hunger stalks Yemen’s remote villages after four years of war
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Hunger stalks Yemen’s remote villages after four years of war

HAJJAH PROVINCE, Yemen (Reuters) - As Yeman’s war grinds into its fifth year with peace efforts stalling, ten-year-old Afaf’s father sees little hope he will be able to…

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Timeline: Yemen’s slide into political crisis and war
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Timeline: Yemen’s slide into political crisis and war

(Reuters) - Yemen’s warring parties have failed to leave the main port city of Hodeidah three months after agreeing to a breakthrough U.N.-led truce deal as part of…

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President’s re-election pitch resonates in heartland of Ukraine’s revolution
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President’s re-election pitch resonates in heartland of Ukraine’s revolution

LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) - At a cemetery in western Ukraine, a tall, gray-haired man lights candles and kisses the gravestone of his 35-year-old brother Taras, whose death, he…

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Asian shares rise on Fed dovishness; growth concerns linger
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Asian shares rise on Fed dovishness; growth concerns linger

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Shares in Asia rose on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve abandoned forecasts for any interest rate hikes this year, FILE PHOTO: Passersby walk past…

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Special Report – Shattered sanctuary: In Christchurch, an imam seeks to rebuild
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Special Report – Shattered sanctuary: In Christchurch, an imam seeks to rebuild

CHRISTCHURCH (Reuters) - Ibrahim Abdelhalim was at his mosque last week in the Linwood neighborhood of Christchurch, New Zealand, delivering a prayer as he usually does on Friday afternoons.…

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Boeing, FAA face more pressure from U.S. lawmakers over 737 MAX accidents
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Boeing, FAA face more pressure from U.S. lawmakers over 737 MAX accidents

CHICAGO/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Pressure mounted on Boeing Co in Washington as U.S. lawmakers called for executives to testify about two crashed 737 MAX jets, even as the world’s…

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Indonesian investigators to hold news conference on Lion Air crash
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Indonesian investigators to hold news conference on Lion Air crash

A worker assists his colleague during the lifting of a turbine engine of the Lion Air flight JT610 jet, at Tanjung Priok port in Jakarta, Indonesia, November 4,…

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New Zealand bans military type semi-automatic weapons used in mosque massacre
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New Zealand bans military type semi-automatic weapons used in mosque massacre

CHRISTCHURCH (Reuters) - New Zealand will ban military-style semi-automatic and assault rifles under tough new gun laws following the killing of 50 people in the country’s worst mass…

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Exclusive: U.S. may soon pause preparations for delivering F-35s to Turkey
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Exclusive: U.S. may soon pause preparations for delivering F-35s to Turkey

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States could soon freeze preparations for delivering F-35 fighter jets to Turkey, officials told Reuters, in what would be the strongest signal yet…

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U.S. probed FAA’s Boeing 737 Max software approval last year: Bloomberg
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U.S. probed FAA’s Boeing 737 Max software approval last year: Bloomberg

FILE PHOTO: Lion Air's Boeing 737 Max 8 airplane is parked on the tarmac of Soekarno Hatta International airport near Jakarta, Indonesia, March 15, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan/File Photo(Reuters)…

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New Zealand bans types of semi-automatic weapons used in mosque mass shooting
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New Zealand bans types of semi-automatic weapons used in mosque mass shooting

CHRISTCHURCH (Reuters) - New Zealand will ban military-style semi-automatic and assault rifles under tough new gun laws following the killing of 50 people in the country’s worst mass…

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Asian shares up on accommodative Fed; growth concerns linger
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Asian shares up on accommodative Fed; growth concerns linger

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Shares in Asia rose on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve took a more accommodative stance at its policy meeting, but concerns over U.S.-China trade…

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NZ bans types of semi-automatic weapons, high capacity magazines after mass shooting
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NZ bans types of semi-automatic weapons, high capacity magazines after mass shooting

CHRISTCHURCH (Reuters) - New Zealand will ban military-style semi-automatic and assault rifles under tough new gun laws following the killing of 50 people in the country’s worst mass…

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Southwest pilots say extra training required after 737 MAX software update
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Southwest pilots say extra training required after 737 MAX software update

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Extra computer-based training will be required after a planned update to the software on the Boeing Co 737 MAX aircraft, Southwest Airlines Co’s pilot union…

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Bullet-riddled New Zealand mosque to reopen for Friday prayers; more victims buried
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Bullet-riddled New Zealand mosque to reopen for Friday prayers; more victims buried

CHRISTCHURCH (Reuters) - The bullet-riddled Al Noor mosque in Christchurch was being repaired, painted and cleaned ahead of Friday prayers, as grieving families buried more victims of New…

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New Zealand bans semi-automatic and assault rifles after mass shooting
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New Zealand bans semi-automatic and assault rifles after mass shooting

FILE PHOTO: Firearms are displayed at Gun City gunshop in Christchurch, New Zealand, March 19, 2019. REUTERS/Jorge Silva/File PhotoWELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said…

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