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US reopens peace talks with Afghan Taliban – Trump

ISLAMABAD, President Donald Trump announced on Thursday, during a surprise visit to Afghanistan, that the US reopened the peace talks with Taliban rebels just three months after he scuttled the negotiations.In an address to the US troops at the Bagram …

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Kuwait’s crude oil exports to Japan up 13.1 pct

TOKYO, Kuwait’s crude oil exports to Japan grew 13.1 percent in October from a year earlier to 8.04 million barrels, or 259,000 barrels per day (bpd), for the second consecutive monthly expansion, government data showed Friday.As Japan’s third-biggest …

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France condemns continual firing of missiles by N.Korea

PARIS, The French Foreign Ministry expressed on Friday ongoing concern about the repeated firing of ballistic missiles by North Korea, a foreign ministry statement said.”We note with concern information indicating new ballistic missile firing by North …

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Germany decides to resume arms exports to Turkey

BERLIN, The German government said on Friday it would resume arms shipments to Turkey following a partial halt due to Turkey’s recent military intervention in northern Syria.The move was announced by the German Ministry of Economy and Technology in rep…