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Saudi women gear up for new freedom as driving ban ends
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 08:39:05 -0400
RIYADH (Reuters) - Women will hit the roads in Saudi Arabia on Sunday with the lifting of the world's last ban on female drivers, long seen as an emblem of women's repression in the conservative kingdom.
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Turkey's Erdogan, main rival stage final election rallies
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 08:47:23 -0400
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan and his main challenger, Muharrem Ince, made a final push for support at rival rallies in Istanbul on Saturday, a day before presidential and parliamentary elections widely viewed as the most crucial in Turkey for decades.
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Mexico presidency favorite taps business tycoon as chief of staff
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 11:08:26 -0400
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, the favorite to win Mexico's July 1 presidential election, has asked prominent businessman Alfonso Romo to be his chief of staff, the candidate's campaign said late on Friday.
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Pentagon indefinitely suspends some training exercises with South Korea
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 10:32:23 -0400
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea have agreed to indefinitely suspend two exchange program training exercises, the Pentagon said on Friday, in the aftermath of the summit earlier this month between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
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Xi says China must lead way in reform of global governance
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 09:10:25 -0400
BEIJING (Reuters) - China must lead the way in reforming global governance, the foreign ministry on Saturday cited President Xi Jinping as saying, as Beijing looks to increase its world influence.
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