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MOSCOW/ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) – Police detained more than a hundred opposition activists on Saturday for taking part in a wave of anti-Kremlin protests across Russia in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny ahead of a presidential election in March. Under gray skies and intermittent rain, over two thousand people gathered in central Moscow’s Pushkin
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Puerto Rico bond insurer Assured Guaranty Ltd (AGO.N) said late on Friday it voluntarily withdrew a complaint that challenged the legality of the island’s fiscal turnaround plan, citing the devastating impact of Hurricane Maria. The move may temporarily ease Puerto Rico’s financial problems as it struggles to get back on its
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ANKARA/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syrian rebel fighters are launching a major military operation, backed by Turkish forces from inside Turkey, in a northern Syrian province largely controlled by jihadist militants, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday. The rebels said they were preparing to start the operation in Idlib soon, and residents reported Turkish authorities removing
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Commerce Department has notched up proposed trade duties on Bombardier Inc CSeries jets to nearly 300 percent, affirming Boeing Co’s complaint that the Canadian company received illegal subsidies and dumped the planes at “absurdly low” prices. The decision underscored the defensive trade policy of U.S. President Donald Trump, and could
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