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Greeks march to mark 1973 student revolt against junta, clashes break out

23 min 56 sec ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek police clashed with hooded youths in Athens on Friday after thousands marched to mark a bloody 1973 student uprising that helped topple the military junta which then ruled the country.

Brazil speaker says pension overhaul in danger if left until 2018

1 hour 6 min ago
BRASILIA (Reuters) - The Brazilian government's plan to overhaul the costly pension system will be in trouble if it does not clear the lower house of Congress this year, and it still lacks the votes needed for approval, the Speaker Rodrigo Maia said on Friday.

Greeks march to mark 1973 student revolt against junta

1 hour 19 min ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Thousands of Greeks marched through the streets of Athens on Friday to mark a bloody 1973 student uprising against the military junta that ruled the country at the time.

The boss is dead but the mafia lives, magistrate and mobster say

1 hour 30 min ago
ROME/PALERMO (Reuters) - The death of Sicilian Mafia boss Salvatore "Toto'" Riina on Friday does not mark the end of Cosa Nostra, but the crime group is unlikely to allow one man such power ever again, a top magistrate and former mobster said.

Russia opposed to short U.N. extension of Syria inquiry: diplomats

2 hours 40 min ago
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Russia is opposed to a Japanese-drafted United Nations Security council resolution to renew for one month an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria, several council diplomats said on Friday.

At least five killed in Kenya as violence greets opposition leader's return

2 hours 45 min ago
NAIROBI (Reuters) - At least five people were killed on Friday as Kenyan police tried to disperse supporters accompanying opposition leader Raila Odinga from the airport to central Nairobi, police said.

IS car bomb kills 20 in eastern Syria: state media

3 hours ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - An Islamic State car bomb killed 20 people and injured 30 others at a site where displaced families are located in eastern Syria near the city of Deir al-Zor, Syria's SANA state news agency reported on Friday.

Turkey pulls troops out of NATO exercise over 'enemy' list

3 hours 31 min ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey is pulling 40 soldiers out of a NATO exercise in Norway, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday, after his name appeared in a list of enemies on a poster at the drill, an incident that drew an apology from both the military alliance and Oslo.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe digs in heels as ruling party moves to depose him

3 hours 53 min ago
HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe appeared in public on Friday for the first time since the army took charge, as the ruling party made plans to force him to step down after more than three decades in power.

Belgian judge defers ruling on warrant for ex-Catalan leader: lawyer

4 hours 34 sec ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A Belgian judge made no ruling on Friday on a European arrest warrant issued by Spain for ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont, his lawyer said after a court hearing in Brussels.

Venezuela opposition leader Ledezma flees to Colombia

4 hours 1 min ago
CARACAS/BOGOTA (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio Ledezma, who was detained in 2015 on allegations of coup-plotting but had been under house arrest in Caracas, has fled over the border to Colombia, authorities said on Friday.

Lebanon's Middle East Airlines lifts electronics ban on London flights

4 hours 17 min ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's national carrier Middle East Airlines (MEA) on Friday lifted restrictions on carry-on electronic devices on planes traveling from Beirut to London, the airline said.

Two killed as Kenyan police disperse supporters cheering opposition leader

4 hours 32 min ago
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Two people were killed on Friday as Kenyan police tried to disperse supporters cheering a convoy carrying opposition leader Raila Odinga from the airport to central Nairobi, a Reuters photographer said.

Russian long-range bombers strike Islamic State targets in Syria: agencies

4 hours 33 min ago
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Six Russian long-range bombers struck Islamic State targets near the town of Albu Kamal in Syria's Deir al-Zor province on Friday, the Defence Ministry said in a statement reported by Russian news agencies .

Venezuela opposition leader Ledezma flees to Colombia: media

4 hours 38 min ago
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio Ledezma, who was detained in 2015 on allegations of coup-plotting but had been under house arrest in Caracas, has fled over the border to Colombia, media in both countries said on Friday.

Belgian judge postpones decision on arrest warrant for ousted Catalan leader: lawyer

4 hours 56 min ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A Belgian judge made no ruling on the European arrest warrant issued by Spain for ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four of his former ministers, after a court hearing in Brussels on Friday, his lawyer said.

New Israeli draft laws seen protecting PM under criminal probe

5 hours 16 min ago
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Two of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's closest allies have initiated legislation in what opponents say is a rearguard action to try to shield him from a police probe into corruption allegations against him.

Erdogan says Turkey pulls troops out of NATO exercise, Stoltenberg apologizes

5 hours 48 min ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey is pulling 40 soldiers out of a NATO exercise in Norway, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday, after his name was included in a list of enemies on a poster at the drill, an incident that drew an apology from NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.

Exclusive: North Korea rules out negotiations on nuclear weapons

5 hours 52 min ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - North Korea on Friday ruled out negotiations with Washington as long as joint U.S-South Korea military exercises continue, and said that Pyongyang's atomic weapons program would remain as a deterrent against a U.S. nuclear threat.

Argentine submarine goes missing with 44 crew members on board: navy

6 hours 10 min ago
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - An Argentine military submarine with 44 crew members on board was missing at sea on Friday, prompting a massive search to locate the vessel which may have suffered a communication error, a navy spokesman said.

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