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Stocks swing higher as China eases quarantine rules

Stocks swing higher as China eases quarantine rules

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic board showing charts (top) of the Nikkei index outside a brokerage house in Tokyo, Japan, on 10 March 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record HONG KONG, June 28 (Reuters) – Asian stocks …

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NATO to pledge aid to Baltics and Ukraine, urge Turkey to let in Nordics

NATO to pledge aid to Baltics and Ukraine, urge Turkey to let in Nordics

three-day NATO summit in Madrid; Biden will attend Turkey’s veto on Sweden and Finland’s request is a big deal NATO to agree on new defenses for the Baltic region Ukraine aid package aims for longer-term support MADRID, June 27 (Reuters) – NATO leaders will urge Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan to lift his veto on Finland …

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Drone attack may have caused Russia refinery fire near Ukraine -governor

U.S., Japan, Australia, New Zealand and United Kingdom form Pacific group

June 24 (Reuters) – The United States, Australia, Japan, New Zealand and the United Kingdom have launched an informal grouping aimed at boosting economic and diplomatic ties with Pacific island nations, the White House said on Friday. The Biden administration has promised to commit more resources to the Indo-Pacific as China seeks to boost economic, …

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Prince Charles expresses sorrow over slavery in Commonwealth speech

Prince Charles expresses sorrow over slavery in Commonwealth speech

Commonwealth leaders meet for Kigali summit Charles alludes to colonialism, slavery in speech Rwanda’s Kagame talks about “reinventing” the Commonwealth Members vote to keep Patricia Scotland as a second generation KIGALI, June 24 (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Charles expressed deep regret over slavery in a speech to Commonwealth leaders in Rwanda on Friday, acknowledging the …

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G7, NATO leaders to ratchet up pressure on Russia, keep eye on China - U.S. officials

G7, NATO leaders to ratchet up pressure on Russia, keep eye on China – U.S. officials

A damaged tram is pictured at a bombed-out tram depot in Kharkiv, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, June 15, 2022. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record WASHINGTON, June 22 (Reuters) – Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies and the NATO alliance will work to increase pressure on …

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