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Pompeo to discuss efforts versus Iran with Saudi crown prince

12 hours 39 min ago
The U.S. Secretary of State will meet with Saudi Arabia's crown prince in Jeddah on Wednesday to discuss the attack on Aramco installations and coordinate efforts against "Iranian aggression", the U.S. Mission to the United Arab Emirates said.
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France wants facts before commenting on Saudi attack - foreign ministry

12 hours 39 min ago
France will not rush into commenting on who was behind an attack on Saudi oil installations, a foreign ministry spokeswoman said on Wednesday.
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Russia's Putin, Saudi crown prince discuss attacks: Kremlin

12 hours 39 min ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed weekend attacks on Saudi Aramco's oil infrastructure by phone with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Wednesday, the Kremlin said.
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Youth climate activists to join Sweden's Thunberg in protest at U.S. Supreme Court

12 hours 49 min ago
Seven young Americans who have sued the U.S. government for failing to take action on climate change will join Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg on the steps of the Supreme Court on Wednesday to urge political leaders and lawmakers to support their legal fight and take action to phase out the use of fossil fuels.
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EU warns Britain heading for a no-deal Brexit

13 hours 7 min ago
The European Union warned on Wednesday that Britain was headed for a damaging no-deal Brexit, with London's ideas for solving the contentious issue of the Irish border still unlikely to unlock a deal just six weeks before Britain is due to leave.
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JPMorgan says UK unlikely to get a Brexit deal at October summit

13 hours 7 min ago
U.S. investment bank JPMorgan said on Wednesday it was negative about the prospects of Prime Minister Boris Johnson striking a Brexit deal at the Oct. 17-18 EU summit.
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France's Macron to meet Qatari emir in wake of Saudi oil attack

13 hours 15 min ago
President Emmanuel Macron will hold talks with Qatar's ruling emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Thursday, the French presidency said.
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UK could challenge Brexit delay act in court - lawyer says he has heard

13 hours 24 min ago
The British government could go to court to challenge an act brought by opposition lawmakers that forces it to ask for an extension to Brexit if it has not agreed a deal, a lawyer who has led an alternative challenge said.
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Israel's Netanyahu left teetering after close election

13 hours 28 min ago
Israel's election was too close to call on Wednesday, with a partial vote tally showing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tied with his main rival, former military chief Benny Gantz.
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Britain to investigate $5 billion U.S. takeover of defense firm Cobham

13 hours 55 min ago
Britain will investigate the national security impact of the purchase of defense company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International, potentially delaying or even blocking the $5 billion deal.
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EU warns Britain it is heading for a no-deal Brexit

14 hours 8 min ago
The European Union delivered a stark warning on Wednesday that Britain was headed for a damaging no-deal Brexit, with London's ideas on replacing the contentious backstop to unlock an accord falling short just six weeks before Britain is due to leave.
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JPMorgan says UK PM Johnson unlikely to get a Brexit deal at October summit

14 hours 8 min ago
U.S. investment bank JPMorgan said on Wednesday it was negative about the prospects of Prime Minister Boris Johnson striking a Brexit deal at the Oct. 17-18 EU summit.
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Saudi Arabia promises concrete proof Iran behind oil attack

14 hours 26 min ago
Saudi Arabia said it would produce evidence on Wednesday linking regional rival Tehran to an unprecedented attack on its oil industry that Washington believes originated from Iran in a dangerous escalation of Middle East frictions.
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Iran's Zarif rejects as 'distraction' U.S. accusations over Saudi attacks: ISNA

14 hours 26 min ago
Iran dismissed U.S. accusations over weekend attacks of Saudi Arabia's oil sites as a distraction from the realities in the Middle East, Iran's Students News Agency ISNA quoted Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif as saying on Wednesday.
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Saudi crown prince requests help from South Korea to strengthen air defenses: Yonhap

14 hours 33 min ago
Saudi Arabia's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman has requested help from South Korea to strengthen the country's air defense system after attacks on two oil plants initially halved the country's oil production, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday.
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Iran seeks de-escalation but will give crushing response to any attack: security official

14 hours 34 min ago
Iran wants to reduce tensions in the Middle East after attacks on oil sites in Saudi Arabia, but any aggression will meet a crushing response, a senior security official was quoted as saying on Wednesday.
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Do not underestimate no-deal Brexit, EU's Barnier warns

14 hours 50 min ago
The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator warned on Wednesday not to underestimate the consequences of any no-deal Brexit and said issues raised by Britain's exit from the EU would still need addressing before a future relationship could be agreed.
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EU should only agree to Brexit extension if London has a plan: BDI

14 hours 50 min ago
The European Union should not agree to another Brexit extension unless Britain underpins such a request with a proposal on how to unlock a domestic deadlock and avoid a no-deal Brexit, Germany's powerful BDI industry association said on Wednesday.
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No deal Brexit 'a big significant risk': Scotland's Sturgeon

14 hours 50 min ago
There is still a big risk of Britain crashing out of the European Union without reaching a deal with the bloc, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Wednesday.
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Iran tells U.S.: Response to any attack 'won't be limited to its source'

15 hours 1 min ago
Iran's retaliation to any military attack will not be "limited to its source," Tehran said in an official note to Washington, Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency reported on Wednesday.
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