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Microsoft granted license to export ‘mass-market’ software to Huawei

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(Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) said on Thursday it had been granted a license from the U.S. government to export software to Huawei Technologies Co Ltd. FILE PHOTO: The Microsoft sign is shown on top of the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 19,2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo “On November 20, the U.S. Department Read More

Pompeo demands Morales & officials ‘step aside’ from Bolivia election, vows ‘support’ for post-coup government

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has ordered officials involved in Bolivia’s last election to “step aside” in the next contest, and pledged “support” for the post-coup government empowered after the ouster of Evo Morales. Hailing Bolivia’s “political transition” as “important … to democracy in our hemisphere,” Pompeo insisted in a statement on Thursday that Read More

‘Americans sit in Army HQ, so what?’ Serbia shrugs off ‘RUSSIAN SPY’ video scandal ahead of president’s Moscow visit

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The government in Belgrade said it would not change its policy towards Moscow after a video of a suspected “Russian spy” emerged online. Serbians were quick to point out their country has been riddled by NATO spies for years. Briefing President Aleksandar Vucic on the video at the center of the latest spy scandal, Serbian Read More

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher’s family pleads with military after Trump defense: ‘Let my brother go!’

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The brother of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher pleaded with military leadership to let his brother retire with dignity, as President Trump redoubled his support for the embattled SEAL. “Let my brother go!” Sean Gallagher said after Adm. Collin Green, in charge of Naval Special Warfare Command, ordered the SEAL to face a Navy review board that may strip him of his Trident, Read More

Stocks slip, dollar rebounds on trade hopes stir sentiment

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar rebounded and global equity markets edged lower on Thursday as efforts by China to smooth the path forward in U.S.-Sino trade talks helped sooth investor sentiment, though fears remained that a phase one deal might not occur until next year. Traders work on the floor of the New York Read More

In Thailand, Pope condemns exploitation of women, children for sex

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BANGKOK (Reuters) – Pope Francis condemned on Thursday the exploitation of women and children for prostitution in Thailand, which is notorious for its sex tourism, saying the violence, abuse and enslavement they suffer are evils that must be uprooted. Pope Francis leads the Holy Mass at the National Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand, November 21, 2019. Read More

UPDATE 2-Propane shortage looms as strike at Canada’s biggest railroad enters third day

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(Adds details about propane shortages, growing Alberta oil inventories) By Rod Nickel and Allison Lampert WINNIPEG/MONTREAL, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Shippers scrambled to shift freight onto trucks on Thursday as a strike at Canada’s biggest railroad, Canadian National Railway Co, entered its third day and left the critical fuel propane and other goods stranded. Some Read More

Lily Allen sobs over British political video: ”It’s the best I’ve ever seen’

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Lily Allen was “reduced to tears” in a new video she posted on social media. The British pop star was reacting on Thursday to hearing the Labour party‘sJeremy Corbyn manifesto during which he discussed new government policies for the election. She first filmed the short clip on the video app TikTok and then posted it again Read More

Bolivian coup was all about the lithium & OAS had a hand in it, ousted president Morales tells RT

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Bolivia’s ousted president, Evo Morales, has told RT that the Organization of American States played a key role in deposing him, and that Bolivia’s huge reserves of lithium had spurred on the coup. Morales fled Bolivia earlier this month shortly after winning re-election to the presidency. Opponents claimed that the election was fraudulent and, though Read More

Bolivian coup was all about the lithium, OAS played a hand, ousted president Morales tells RT

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Bolivia’s ousted president, Evo Morales, has told RT that the Organization of American States played a key role in deposing him, and that Bolivia’s huge reserves of lithium had spurred on the coup. Morales fled Bolivia earlier this month shortly after winning re-election to the presidency. Opponents claimed that the election was fraudulent and, though Read More