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Bolivia's Morales denounces 'illegal' police warrant for his arrest: tweet

November 10, 2019 - 8:49pm
Bolivia's embattled President Evo Morales, who resigned hours earlier, denounced what he called an "illegal" police warrant for his arrest and said his home was attacked by "violent groups," according to a statement on Twitter on Sunday.
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Alibaba Singles' Day sales hit $12 billion in first hour

November 10, 2019 - 8:47pm
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Inc said on Monday that sales for its annual Singles' Day shopping blitz hit 84 billion yuan ($12 billion) within the first hour, up 22% from last year's early haul of 69 billion yuan.
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Hong Kong police open fire, wounding protester, as chaos erupts

November 10, 2019 - 8:39pm
Hong Kong police opened fire and hit at least one protester on Monday, media reported, as chaos erupted across the city a day after officers fired tear gas to break up demonstrations that are entering their sixth month.
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Asian shares pick up on U.S.-China trade deal hopes

November 10, 2019 - 8:16pm
Asian shares edged higher on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump said over the weekend that trade talks with China were moving along "very nicely", though uncertainty remained over whether a deal would be signed this year.
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Alibaba says Singles' Day sales hit $13 billion in first hour

November 10, 2019 - 8:16pm
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Inc said on Monday that sales for its annual Singles' Day shopping blitz hit 91.2 billion yuan ($13 billion) within the first hour, up 32% from last year's early haul of 69 billion yuan.
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Spain's far right doubles seats in hung parliament, difficult talks ahead

November 10, 2019 - 8:14pm
Spain's far-right Vox party more than doubled its number of lawmakers in the country's fourth national election in four years, which delivered a deeply fragmented parliament, setting the stage for very difficult government negotiations.
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Factbox: The rise of Spain's far-right - Vox becomes third-biggest party

November 10, 2019 - 8:14pm
Far-right Vox became the third-largest party in Spain's parliament in a national election on Sunday, winning 52 seats, up from 24 at its debut in April.
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Resignation of Morales, last of 'pink tide', polarizes Latin America

November 10, 2019 - 8:13pm
The resignation of Bolivian President Evo Morales, the last serving member of the 'pink tide' of leftist leaders that swept Latin America two decades ago, polarized governments across the region on Sunday, with presidents from Venezuela to Argentina denouncing a 'coup'.
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Hong Kong protester shot by police as chaos erupts across city: media

November 10, 2019 - 8:00pm
Hong Kong police opened fire and hit at least one protester on Monday, media reported, as chaos erupted across the city a day after officers fired tear gas to break up demonstrations that are now entering their sixth month.
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Bolivia's Morales resigns after protests over disputed October vote

November 10, 2019 - 7:20pm
Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Sunday he would resign after the military called on him to step down and allies deserted him following weeks of protests over a disputed election that has roiled the South American nation.
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Australia's east coast declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' fire threat

November 10, 2019 - 7:18pm
Authorities in Australia's Queensland and New South Wales states on Monday declared a state of emergency as the country's eastern region prepared for "catastrophic" fire conditions.
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Mexico says it would offer asylum to Bolivia's Morales if he sought it

November 10, 2019 - 7:11pm
Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Sunday that the country would offer asylum to embattled Bolivian President Evo Morales if he sought it, saying on Twitter that Mexico has received 20 Bolivian officials and lawmakers at its residence in La Paz.
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Peru calls for restoration of peace in Bolivia, transparent elections

November 10, 2019 - 6:52pm
Peru called on Sunday for the restoration of a "peaceful existence" in Bolivia, hours after Bolivian President Evo Morales resigned following weeks of turmoil over a disputed election.
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Venezuela's Maduro condemns 'coup' against Bolivian ally Morales

November 10, 2019 - 6:51pm
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Sunday condemned a "coup" against his leftist ally Evo Morales after the Bolivian president announced his resignation following a political and military rebellion against his 14-year rule.
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Argentine President-elect Fernandez decries 'coup' against Bolivia's Morales

November 10, 2019 - 6:48pm
Argentine President-elect Alberto Fernandez said on Sunday a "coup" had been carried out against Bolivian leader Evo Morales, who announced his resignation earlier in the day under mounting pressure from anti-government protests and the military.
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Mexican foreign minister says there must be 'no coup' in Bolivia

November 10, 2019 - 6:46pm
Mexico's foreign minister said on Sunday that his country rejected what he called a military operation under way in Bolivia, adding that there must be "no coup."
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Spain's Sanchez will call other parties to break political deadlock

November 10, 2019 - 6:27pm
Spain's Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez said on Sunday that he would call other party leaders starting on Monday to tackle a political stalemate after the country's fourth election in four years again delivered a hung parliament.
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Spain 'cannot wait any longer' to have a government, says PP leader Casado

November 10, 2019 - 6:11pm
The leader of Spain's conservative People's Party, Pablo Casado, on Sunday said the country "cannot wait any longer" to have a government, without spelling out if he would do anything to help a government being put together.
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Bolivia's Morales resigns after protests over disputed October election

November 10, 2019 - 5:37pm
Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Sunday he would resign after the military called on him to step down and allies deserted him following weeks of protests over a disputed election that has roiled the South American nation.
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Venezuela's Maduro condemns 'coup' against Bolivia's Morales

November 10, 2019 - 5:37pm
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Sunday condemned a "coup" against his leftist ally Evo Morales after the Bolivian president said he would resign following calls from his country's military to step down.
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