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Netanyahu to cut U.S. visit short after seven wounded in rocket attack near Tel Aviv

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he will cut short his trip to the United States after a rocket attack near Tel Aviv wounded seven people.

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Netanyahu to cut U.S. visit short after seven injured on rocket attack near Tel Aviv

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he will cut short his trip to the United States after a rocket attack near Tel Aviv wounded seven people.

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UK’s May must go once her Brexit deal clears parliament: lawmaker

British Prime Minister Theresa May should be given time to get her Brexit deal through parliament before making way for someone else to lead the next phase of negotiations with the European Union, a eurosceptic lawmaker from her Conservative Party said.

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Britain can still avoid no-deal Brexit, says EU Commissioner Moscovici

EU Economic Affairs and Tax Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said on Monday he believed Britain would not leave the European Union without a withdrawal agreement.

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‘Time’s up, Theresa’? PM May urged to set her own exit date to get Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May was under pressure on Monday to give a date for leaving office as the price to bring Brexit-supporting rebel lawmakers in her party behind her twice-defeated European Union divorce treaty.

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‘Flashing amber’: Global stocks tumble, bonds rally on U.S. recession risk

Investors ditched shares on Monday and fled to the safety of bonds as risk assets fell out of favor on growing fears of a U.S. recession, sending global yields plunging.

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Rivals voice suspicions as Thailand’s pro-army party leads election race

Two major political parties raised doubts on Monday about the results of Thailand’s general election after a party linked to the military took a surprise lead in the popular vote that suggested the country’s junta chief will remain in power.

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Israel says six wounded near Tel Aviv in long-range Gaza rocket attack

A long-range rocket launched from the Gaza Strip struck a house in central Israel on Monday, wounding six people in the first such incident since a 2014 war in the Palestinian enclave, Israeli authorities said.

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Israel says six hurt near Tel Aviv in apparent Gaza rocket attack

Sirens sounded in central Israel and police and medics said a house was on fire and six people were wounded on Monday after a suspected rocket attack from the Gaza Strip.

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Sirens warn of possible rocket attack on central Israel: military

Rocket sirens sounded in central Israel on Monday but there was no immediate confirmation that an attack had taken place, the Israeli military said.

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Surprise, suspicion in Thailand as pro-army party leads election race

A party linked to Thailand’s military led the popular vote after most ballots had been counted from Sunday’s general election, the country’s first since a 2014 coup, giving it a surprise advantage over anti-junta parties hoping to make a comeback.

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New Zealand PM announces royal commission inquiry into Christchurch attack

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Monday a royal commission inquiry into the events leading up to a March 15 attack on two mosques in Christchurch that killed 50 people, including into the country’s intelligence services.

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Global stocks tumble as bond markets sound U.S. recession warning

Investors ditched shares on Monday and fled to the safety of bonds while the Japanese yen hovered near a six-week high as risk assets fell out of favor on growing fears about a U.S. recession, sending global yields plunging.

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Republican delight, Democrat dismay as Mueller details released

Retired Ford assembly plant worker and Donald Trump supporter Henry Thompson was giddy as he listened to a summary of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report on TV at a Dearborn, Michigan, diner on Sunday.

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Explainer: Why an obstruction case against Trump was so difficult

U.S. Attorney General William Barr’s conclusion that President Donald Trump did not obstruct justice, revealed publicly on Sunday in a letter to lawmakers, reflects inherent difficulties in proving such an obstruction case, legal experts said.

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Boeing invites pilots, regulators to briefing as it looks to return 737 MAX to service

Boeing Co said it invited more than 200 airline pilots, technical leaders and regulators for an information session on Wednesday as it looks to return the 737 MAX to commercial service.

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Mueller report is blow to U.S. Democrats’ plans to probe Trump

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s conclusion that U.S. President Donald Trump’s campaign did not collude with Russia in the 2016 election is a serious blow to Democrats who had hoped Mueller’s report would boost their own wide-ranging probes into Trump’s business dealings.

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Explainer: Mueller says no collusion. Barr says no obstruction. What’s next for Trump?

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has concluded that nobody associated with President Donald Trump’s campaign “conspired or knowingly coordinated” with Russia during the 2016 presidential election, and U.S. Attorney General William Barr says he does not see enough evidence to charge Trump with obstruction of justice.

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Russia probe findings offer re-election weapon for Trump

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s conclusion that Donald Trump did not collude with Russia to win the presidency in 2016 gives the president a powerful weapon to use against his Democratic opponents and a potential boost to what is shaping up to be a tough bid for re-election in 2020.

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Mueller finds no Trump-Russia conspiracy but some questions left unresolved

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence of collusion between President Donald Trump’s election team and Russia in the 2016 election but left unresolved the question of whether Trump had tried to obstruct justice by undermining investigations that have dogged his presidency.

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Stocks tumble, bonds rally as U.S. recession risk flashes ‘amber’

Investors dumped shares on Monday and fled to the safety of bonds while the Japanese yen hovered near a six-week high as risk assets fell out of favour on growing worries about an impending U.S. recession, sending global yields plunging.

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For Trump supporters, Mueller report ‘sticks it to the haters’

Retired Ford assembly plant worker and Donald Trump supporter Henry Thompson was giddy as he listened to a summary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report on TV at a Dearborn, Michigan, diner on Sunday.

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Yen strengthens, shares skid on U.S. recession fears

The Japanese yen hovered near a six-week high on Monday while Asian shares are expected to start lower as risk assets fell out of favor on growing worries about an impending U.S. recession, sending global bond yields plunging.

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U.S. Navy, Coast Guard ships pass through strategic Taiwan Strait

The United States sent Navy and Coast Guard ships through the Taiwan Strait on Sunday, the military said, as the United States increases the frequency of movement through the strategic waterway despite opposition from China.

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U.S. Senate chair: AG Barr should release as much of Mueller report as possible

U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr said on Sunday that Attorney General William Barr should release as much of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report as possible.