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  • Gambia president-elect plans inauguration in Senegal

    DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Gambia's president-elect says he will be sworn in to office Thursday at the Gambian embassy in neighboring Senegal, as his country's political crisis continues...

  • Theresa May seeks to convince business UK won't close doors

    DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May has sought to convince business leaders gathered at the World Economic Forum that the country remains committed to free trade and globalization...

  • China notes progress in ties under US President Obama

    BEIJING (AP) — Sidestepping recent disputes over Taiwan and regional security, China said Thursday that "important progress" has been made in its relationship with the U.S. under President Barack Obama and the two countries should move forward as partners rather than competitors...

  • Russian court rejects Yukos shareholder compensation

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Constitutional Court says a European ruling to pay nearly 1.9 billion euros ($2 billion) in compensation to shareholders of the defunct Yukos oil company cannot be enforced...

  • Europe's Galileo satellites hit by anomalies

    PARIS (AP) — The European Space Agency says it has opened an investigation into anomalies that have affected five of the first 18 Galileo satellites in orbit...

  • Malaysia urges Muslim world to help oppressed Rohingya

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia on Thursday urged an organization of Islamic nations to help end the persecution of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority, while Indonesia offered to be a facilitator to find a solution to the crisis...

  • Global oil production dropping as OPEC cuts kick in

    PARIS (AP) — The International Energy Agency says global oil output is dropping for the first time in months, as Saudi Arabia and other oil-producing countries follow through on pledged cuts aimed at lifting oil prices...


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