Tunisia's main party holds huge rally as government row grows

Tunisia's main party holds huge rally as government row grows
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Summary: Tunisia's biggest political party assembled an immense crowd of supporters in the capital on Saturday in a show of strength that could fuel a dispute between the president and the prime minister.
Sentiment: negative
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Myanmar Junta Fires UN Representative for Condemning Coup

Myanmar Junta Fires UN Representative for Condemning Coup
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: Myanmar’s military government ousted the country’s representative to the United Nations after he criticized the recent coup and defended deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
Sentiment: negative
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Iraq, Iran foreign ministers discuss bilateral relations, territorial issues

Iraq, Iran foreign ministers discuss bilateral relations, territorial issues
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Sentiment: negative
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Russians push rail trolley across border to leave North Korea

Russians push rail trolley across border to leave North Korea
Added a day ago
Summary: North Korea shares a border with Russia in the far eastern part of the isolated rogue nation, but there are no trains running between the countries amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Stocks: $CIA

Is Bitcoin Going to Zero?

Is Bitcoin Going to Zero?
Added a day ago
Summary: One of the more entertaining theories I've heard recently is that $BTC is going to zero. It will not be worth anything because of reasons (pick from USDT is a fraud, governments will ban it, people will realize nothing is backing it, we will be...
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $NGD
Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

Russian diplomats had to ride a hand-powered railcar out of North Korea

Russian diplomats had to ride a hand-powered railcar out of North Korea
Added a day ago
Summary: By train, bus, and railroad handcart — that's how Russian diplomats working in North Korea eventually made it home after a grueling 34-hour journey this week. North Korea has halted all train and air transport to neighboring countries.
Sentiment: negative
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Russia says U.S. gave only a few minutes’ warning before strike in Syria

Russia says U.S. gave only a few minutes’ warning before strike in Syria
Added a day ago
Summary: The notice came too late to deconflict the situation, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
Sentiment: negative
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With North Korea's Border Closed To Trains, Russian Diplomats Push Their Way Out

With North Korea's Border Closed To Trains, Russian Diplomats Push Their Way Out
Added a day ago
Summary: Travel in and out of North Korea — never easy — is now almost impossible because of pandemic restrictions. Some foreign diplomats still in Pyongyang are doing their creative best to get home.
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Implications of Biden's first military action

Implications of Biden's first military action
Added a day ago
Summary: Senior foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Brennan joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the Biden administration's retaliatory strike against Iranian-backed targets in Syria.
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

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Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
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RCMP should do more to help those intimidated by China, Lucki says | CBC News

RCMP should do more to help those intimidated by China, Lucki says | CBC News
Added a day ago
Summary: The RCMP should do more to help those who feel threatened or coerced by foreign governments, including China, to come forward, according to Commissioner Brenda Lucki.
Sentiment: negative
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UN rights chief decries abuses in Xinjiang, arrests in Hong Kong

UN rights chief decries abuses in Xinjiang, arrests in Hong Kong
Added a day ago
Summary: Michelle Bachelet wants an independent assessment of situation in Muslim Uighur homeland as her China visit is delayed.
Sentiment: negative
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Analysis: Can Asia help Myanmar find a way out of coup crisis?

Analysis: Can Asia help Myanmar find a way out of coup crisis?
Added a day ago
Summary: While Western sanctions may not help, China and South East Asia's influence may hold some sway.
Sentiment: negative
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Variety

Variety
Added a day ago
Summary: The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. is gearing up for its annual Golden Globes this Sunday and responding to criticism for failing to cultivate an inclusive and diverse membership body. The group doesn’t currently have any Black journalists among its 87-person membership. In fact, the organization hadn’t had a Black member since at least 2002, when […]
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Russian diplomats had to ride a hand-power railcar out of North Korea due to covid restrictions

Russian diplomats had to ride a hand-power railcar out of North Korea due to covid restrictions
Added a day ago
Summary: North Korea, in a bid to shield itself and its poor health infrastructure from the pandemic, has halted all train and air transport to neighboring countries.
Sentiment: negative
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China denies it made US diplomats take anal swab tests for Covid-19 despite Washington saying Beijing admitted testing ‘error’

China denies it made US diplomats take anal swab tests for Covid-19 despite Washington saying Beijing admitted testing ‘error’
Added a day ago
Summary: The Chinese Foreign Ministry has said it has no knowledge that US diplomats were being subjected to “undignified” anal probing in order to test for Covid-19 in China, refuting reports published by Vice on Wednesday.
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The end of Cold War thinking

The end of Cold War thinking
Added a day ago
Summary: On the 75th anniversary of a defining Cold War moment, does the U.S. need to devise a strategy of « containment » for China?
Sentiment: negative
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World reacts to U.S. report on Khashoggi killing

World reacts to U.S. report on Khashoggi killing
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The world reacted to the release on Friday of a U.S. intelligence assessment that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved an operation to capture or kill dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi:
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $V
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Diplomat uses hand-pushed rail trolley to get from N Korea to Russia

Diplomat uses hand-pushed rail trolley to get from N Korea to Russia
Added 2 days ago
Summary: A group of Russian diplomats and their families have returned from North Korea on a hand-pushed rail trolley due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Sentiment: negative
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Saudi Arabia rejects US intel report on Khashoggi death

Saudi Arabia rejects US intel report on Khashoggi death
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Summary: Foreign affairs ministry says US intel claiming MBS approved the hit on Khashoggi is ‘negative, false and unacceptable’.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $CRW

China Defends Sri Lanka's Human Rights Record At UN Human Rights Council

China Defends Sri Lanka's Human Rights Record At UN Human Rights Council
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China on Friday expressed support to Sri Lanka at the UNHRC as it faced a resolution expressing serious concern over the rights situation in the island nation, saying Beijing was opposed to the use of human rights issues to interfere in the internal affairs of other countries.
Sentiment: negative
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China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions

China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The foreign ministers of China and India are urging further steps to stabilize tensions along their disputed border following the pullback of forces from an area where a deadly clash broke out last summer
Sentiment: negative
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China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions

China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions
Added 2 days ago
Summary: BEIJING (AP) — The foreign ministers of China and India are urging further steps to stabilize tensions along their disputed border following the pullback of forces from an area where a deadly clash broke out last summer. Chinese Foreign Minister...
Sentiment: negative
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Iran promises response to Ukraine plane crash 'ambiguities'

Iran promises response to Ukraine plane crash 'ambiguities'
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Iran will provide "detailed responses" to accusations by a UN expert over Tehran's accidental downing last year of a Ukrainian passenger jet, the ...
Sentiment: negative
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Back off Benjamin: Russia must ditch ‘poisonous’ US dollar says country’s Foreign Ministry as Moscow moves toward Chinese currency

Back off Benjamin: Russia must ditch ‘poisonous’ US dollar says country’s Foreign Ministry as Moscow moves toward Chinese currency
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Moscow must act urgently to cut its reliance on American financial systems, including the use of the dollar, one of the country’s top diplomats has said, pointing to a wave of sanctions from Washington against the Russian economy.
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Russians Escape North Korea on a Hand-Pushed Railcar

Russians Escape North Korea on a Hand-Pushed Railcar
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Russia said some of its diplomats and their family members, including children, had used creative means to leave North Korea, which closed its borders over a year ago because of the pandemic.
Sentiment: positive
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Myanmar junta's top diplomat in talks with Thailand, Indonesia

Myanmar junta's top diplomat in talks with Thailand, Indonesia
Added 2 days ago
Summary: BANGKOK: The Myanmar junta's foreign minister visited Thailand on Wednesday (Feb 24) as regional powers tried to broker an end to three weeks of ...
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $PINC

‘Unfortunately, anything goes’: Vladimir Putin warns of unnamed foreign efforts to destabilise Russia

‘Unfortunately, anything goes’: Vladimir Putin warns of unnamed foreign efforts to destabilise Russia
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The Russian president added that those activities by foreign powers, which he didn’t name, are aimed at “weakening Russia and putting it under outside control.”
Sentiment: negative
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China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions

China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The foreign ministers of China and India are urging further steps to stabilize tensions along their disputed border following the pullback of forces from an ...
Sentiment: negative
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China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions

China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The foreign ministers of China and India are urging further steps to stabilize tensions along their disputed border following the pullback of forces from an area where a deadly clash broke out last summer.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Harris gets a crash course on foreign policy

Harris gets a crash course on foreign policy
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The vice president is trying to build up her relationships with foreign leaders and profile on the world's stage.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $AWRE

China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions

China, India urge further measures to ease border tensions
Added 2 days ago
Summary: BEIJING - The foreign ministers of China and India are urging further steps to stabilize tensions along their disputed border following the pullback o...
Sentiment: negative
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UK announces more sanctions against Myanmar's military

UK announces more sanctions against Myanmar's military
Added 2 days ago
Summary: LONDON: Britain announced on Thursday (Feb 25) further sanctions against members of Myanmar's military after it seized power in a coup at the ...
Sentiment: positive
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US-educated foreign soldiers learn 'democratic values,' study shows – though America also trains future dictators

US-educated foreign soldiers learn 'democratic values,' study shows – though America also trains future dictators
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The US Armed Forces run 14 programs in over 150 countries, providing education and training for roughly 70,000 foreign military personnel each year. What, if anything, are they learning?
Sentiment: positive
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China denies requiring U.S. diplomats to take anal swab tests

China denies requiring U.S. diplomats to take anal swab tests
Added 2 days ago
Summary: China's foreign ministry denied on Thursday that U.S. diplomats in the country had been required to take anal swab tests for COVID-19, following media reports that some had complained about the procedure.
Sentiment: negative
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Mafia-type gangs, not foreign powers, hacked French hospitals, says minister, as some doctors continue to work with pen and paper

Mafia-type gangs, not foreign powers, hacked French hospitals, says minister, as some doctors continue to work with pen and paper
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The French minister for digital transformation has said mafia-type gangs from Eastern Europe are probably behind a spate of attacks on French hospitals and laboratories during the pandemic, rather than foreign state actors.
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Venezuela expels EU ambassador in response to sanctions on top officials

Venezuela expels EU ambassador in response to sanctions on top officials
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Venezuela on Wednesday expelled the European Union’s ambassador to Caracas in response to new EU sanctions against top officials, giving her 72 hours to leave the country, a move that promted swift c…
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Russia receives requests for Su-57E fighters from foreign customers

Russia receives requests for Su-57E fighters from foreign customers
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The Russian Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation has confirmed that it has received a number of requests from foreign customers for the Su-57E multirole fighter aircraft, an official spokesman of the Service told at the IDEX-2021 defense exhibition in Abu Dhabi. “Requests were received concerning the Su-57E aircraft, although there are no Middle East countries […]
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $IDEX

Iran has been holding French national since May 2020, foreign ministry confirms

Iran has been holding French national since May 2020, foreign ministry confirms
Added 3 days ago
Summary: France's foreign ministry confirmed Wednesday that a French national was detained in Iran in May 2020 and that authorities are “attentively following the situation of our fellow national”.
Sentiment: negative
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Kazakh president orders ban on foreign ownership of farmland

Kazakh president orders ban on foreign ownership of farmland
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Kazakhstan, a major producer of grains, oilseeds and meat, is seeking to end a dispute that has prompted protests.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $SNAP

China Gave US Diplomats Anal COVID Tests ‘In Error,’ American Officials Say

China Gave US Diplomats Anal COVID Tests ‘In Error,’ American Officials Say
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The U.S. State Department says it is committed to preserving the “dignity” of American diplomats.
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Kazakh president orders ban on foreign ownership of farmland

Kazakh president orders ban on foreign ownership of farmland
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Kazakhstan will permanently ban foreigners from owning or renting farmland in the vast Central Asian nation, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said on Thursday, ending a lengthy dispute that once prompted anti-government protests.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $SNAP

Putin to spy agency: guard against foreign efforts to ‘destabilise’ Russia

Putin to spy agency: guard against foreign efforts to ‘destabilise’ Russia
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The president said the activities by foreign powers, which he didn’t name, are aimed at ‘weakening Russia and putting it under outside control’.
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Venezuela kicks out head of EU delegation after new sanctions

Venezuela kicks out head of EU delegation after new sanctions
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said on Wednesday that the head of the European Union's delegation in Caracas had 72 hours to leave the country and declared her persona non grata after the bloc imposed new sanctions on Venezuelan officials this week.
Sentiment: positive
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Putin warns of unnamed foreign efforts to destabilize Russia

Putin warns of unnamed foreign efforts to destabilize Russia
Added 4 days ago
Summary: President Vladimir Putin has ordered Russia's top counterintelligence agency to redouble its efforts to address what he described as Western attempts to destabilize the country
Sentiment: negative
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Beijing blasts Britain for abusing UN Human Rights Council to attack and smear China

Beijing blasts Britain for abusing UN Human Rights Council to attack and smear China
Added 4 days ago
Summary: China’s Foreign Ministry has hit out at the UK, lamenting its use of the UN Human Rights Council to “spread false information” after London accused Beijing of systematically violating the human rights of minority groups.
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Decentralized foreign exchange DFX Finance seed round raises $5 million

Decentralized foreign exchange DFX Finance seed round raises $5 million
Added 4 days ago
Summary: DFX Finance announced today that it raised $5 million in its seed round, in addition to launching a governance token and liquidity mining.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $DEX$CSTL

UK, France & Germany urge Iran to reverse ‘dangerous’ decision to suspend agreement on short-notice nuclear inspections

UK, France & Germany urge Iran to reverse ‘dangerous’ decision to suspend agreement on short-notice nuclear inspections
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The foreign ministers of Britain, France and Germany have called on Iran to return to a protocol allowing international monitors into its nuclear sites. Tehran suspended the pact as part of its campaign against US sanctions.
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Indonesia presses regional effort to resolve Myanmar crisis

Indonesia presses regional effort to resolve Myanmar crisis
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Regional diplomatic efforts to resolve Myanmar’s political crisis have intensified, while protests continue in Yangon and other cities calling for the country’s coup makers to step down and return Aung San Suu Kyi’s elected government to power
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $CIA

Indonesia presses regional effort to resolve Myanmar crisis

Indonesia presses regional effort to resolve Myanmar crisis
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Regional diplomatic efforts to resolve Myanmar’s political crisis have intensified, while protests continue in Yangon and other cities calling for the country’s coup makers to step down and return Aung San Suu Kyi’s elected government to power
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $CIA

Are British football coaches lured to the US under false pretenses?

Are British football coaches lured to the US under false pretenses?
Added 4 days ago
Summary: A chance to travel and earn good money attracts many to cross the Atlantic. But the system they become part of is under scrutiny
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $PINC$CIA$V
Cryptos: $FAME

Yields hit Nasdaq, Bitcoin Pre-Powell

Yields hit Nasdaq, Bitcoin Pre-Powell
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Indices broaden their losses as bond yields ask harder questions, with NASDAQ tech sectors feeling the pinch from rising borrowing costs (especially t
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $BTC

Moscow Slams EU Decision to Expand Anti-Russia Sanctions Over Navalny as 'Circus'

Moscow Slams EU Decision to Expand Anti-Russia Sanctions Over Navalny as 'Circus'
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Earlier this week, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said that the bloc had agreed to expand sanctions against Moscow over the situation with Russian opposition...
Sentiment: negative
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Myanmar faces renewed protests as Indonesia pursues diplomatic efforts

Myanmar faces renewed protests as Indonesia pursues diplomatic efforts
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Myanmar was set for more street protests on Wednesday against military rule as regional power Indonesia tries to use mediation to move the country out of its post-coup impasse.
Sentiment: negative
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China forex regulator calls for ‘expansion of overseas jurisdiction’

China forex regulator calls for ‘expansion of overseas jurisdiction’
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The State Administration of Foreign Exchange says legislation ‘must avoid US-style financial unilateralism’, embrace multilateral cooperation and focus on Chinese firms overseas.
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China says it upholds human rights, opposes 'slanderous attacks' over Hong Kong, Xinjiang, Tibet | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

China says it upholds human rights, opposes 'slanderous attacks' over Hong Kong, Xinjiang, Tibet | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP
Added 4 days ago
Summary: China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi has warned the international community against meddling in its internal affairs in the name of human rights after Britain on Monday expressed concerns over Hong Kong’s national security law and called for an international fact-finding mission to Xinjiang. In a speech to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), Wang […]
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $ORAN

UPDATE 1-Sri Lanka in talks with foreign partners on debt financing

UPDATE 1-Sri Lanka in talks with foreign partners on debt financing
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Sri Lanka is committed to meeting its debt servicing obligations and is in talks with some foreign governments and multilateral institutions on its finances, the central bank governor said on Wednesday.
Sentiment: negative
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Joe Biden going back to the ‘totally ineffective’ Obama playbook on Iran

Added 4 days ago
Summary: US President Joe Biden seems to be going back to the totally ineffective "Obama playbook" regarding his foreign policy agenda with Iran, says The Australian’s Foreign Editor Greg Sheridan.
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Protests in Myanmar amid flurry of Southeast Asian diplomacy

Protests in Myanmar amid flurry of Southeast Asian diplomacy
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Indonesia’s Foreign Minister trying to build regional coalition, as military’s top diplomat lands in Thailand.
Sentiment: negative
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Myanmar minister flies to Thailand for crisis talks

Myanmar minister flies to Thailand for crisis talks
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Myanmar's military-appointed foreign minister flew into Thailand on Wednesday, a Thai government source said, as Myanmar's neighbours intensified efforts to resolve a crisis that began when its army seized power in a Feb. 1 coup.
Sentiment: negative
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Mysterious $111 Billion Payment Gap Is "Talk Of The Town"

Mysterious $111 Billion Payment Gap Is "Talk Of The Town"
Added 4 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $YI$CIA

FBAR + Virtual Currency = Unmitigated Disaster (Unless The FBAR Is Changed).

FBAR + Virtual Currency = Unmitigated Disaster (Unless The FBAR Is Changed).
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The IRS and FinCen are getting serious about virtual currency reporting requirements.
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Stocks: $SQ
Cryptos: $BTC

Justin Trudeau says US leadership has been 'sorely missed' during first meeting with Biden

Justin Trudeau says US leadership has been 'sorely missed' during first meeting with Biden
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Canadian PM congratulates US president on rejoining Paris accord, saying ‘it’s nice when the Americans are not pulling out all the references to climate change’
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $CIA$PFE

More Russian officials hit with EU sanctions over Navalny case

More Russian officials hit with EU sanctions over Navalny case
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The meeting came two weeks after EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell was publicly humiliated by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during a trip to Moscow.
Sentiment: negative
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Ghislaine Maxwell offers to renounce foreign citizenship in exchange for bail

Ghislaine Maxwell offers to renounce foreign citizenship in exchange for bail
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The British socialite charged with aiding Jeffrey Epstein’s sexual abuse has been denied bail twice since being arrested in July
Sentiment: negative
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English first as Myanmar protesters appeal to the world

English first as Myanmar protesters appeal to the world
Added 5 days ago
Summary: "We want democracy" is spelled out in huge white letters on a street in Myanmar's biggest city, Yangon.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $CIA

Western countries increase pressure on Myanmar junta as protests continue

Western countries increase pressure on Myanmar junta as protests continue
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Myanmar's military leaders came under renewed pressure at home and abroad on Tuesday with joint condemnation from the G7 countries, tightened sanctions from Washington and Brussels and some of the bi…
Sentiment: negative
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Myanmar faces more protests as Indonesia pursues diplomatic efforts

Myanmar faces more protests as Indonesia pursues diplomatic efforts
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Myanmar faces more protests as Indonesia pursues diplomatic efforts
Sentiment: negative
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EU agrees to sanctions on Myanmar coup, Russia crackdown

EU agrees to sanctions on Myanmar coup, Russia crackdown
Added 5 days ago
Summary: BRUSSELS: European Union foreign ministers on Monday (Feb 22) agreed to impose sanctions on Russian officials for the jailing of Kremlin critic ...
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $CIA

US Senate confirms veteran diplomat Thomas-Greenfield as new ambassador to UN

US Senate confirms veteran diplomat Thomas-Greenfield as new ambassador to UN
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed President Joe Biden's nominee, veteran diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield, to serve as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, adding a key member to his national se…
Sentiment: positive
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Biden holds first foreign meeting with Canada's Justin Trudeau

Biden holds first foreign meeting with Canada's Justin Trudeau
Added 5 days ago
Summary: "US leadership has been sorely missed over the past years," the Canadian prime minister said.
Sentiment: positive
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Italian ambassador to DR Congo killed in attack on UN convoy

Italian ambassador to DR Congo killed in attack on UN convoy
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The Italian ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo and an Italian carabineri police officer were killed on Monday while traveling in the DRC in a UN convoy, the Foreign Ministry said.
Sentiment: negative
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Czech Republic set to take Poland to court over coal mine expansion

Czech Republic set to take Poland to court over coal mine expansion
Added 5 days ago
Summary: It will be the first legal case in EU history where one member state sues another for environmental reasons, according to the European Environmental Bureau.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $CIA$SQ

1st batch of Russian-made Sputnik V vaccine arrives in Mexico (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

1st batch of Russian-made Sputnik V vaccine arrives in Mexico (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The first shipment of Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine has arrived in Mexico, as the country seeks to acquire as many jabs as possible from different suppliers.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $PFE

Western countries step up pressure on Myanmar junta as protests go on

Western countries step up pressure on Myanmar junta as protests go on
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The EU has warned it is considering sanctions on Myanmar while Washington penalised two more generals for links to the military coup.
Sentiment: negative
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US Senate confirms Biden's choice for UN ambassador

US Senate confirms Biden's choice for UN ambassador
Added 5 days ago
Summary: US Senate confirms Biden's choice for UN ambassador
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $IVY

US Senate Confirms Biden UN Nominee Thomas-Greenfield

US Senate Confirms Biden UN Nominee Thomas-Greenfield
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed President Joe Biden's nominee, veteran diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield, to serve as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, adding a key member to his national security team nearly a month after her confirmation hearing.
Sentiment: positive
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Morocco Eyes CBDC as Cryptocurrencies Gain Attraction

Morocco Eyes CBDC as Cryptocurrencies Gain Attraction
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The watchdog first wants to identify and analyze all the aspects of CBDCs.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $NDAQ

US Treasury Nominee: Providing Pandemic Relief to 'Poorest Countries' Critical to National Security

US Treasury Nominee: Providing Pandemic Relief to 'Poorest Countries' Critical to National Security
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Prior to being selected as US President Joe Biden's nomination for deputy treasury secretary, Nigerian-American economic adviser Adewale "Wally" Adeyemo notably served...
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $CIA

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 5 days ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
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Stocks: $PFE

G7 foreign ministers condemn violence against Myanmar protesters - Times of India

G7 foreign ministers condemn violence against Myanmar protesters - Times of India
Added 5 days ago
Summary: South Asia News: LONDON: The use of violence against people protesting against a coup in Myanmar is unacceptable and perpetrators must be held to account, the foreign .
Sentiment: negative
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E.U. imposes sanctions on Russian officials after Navalny imprisonment

E.U. imposes sanctions on Russian officials after Navalny imprisonment
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The action follows a disastrous visit by the E.U. foreign policy chief to Moscow this month.
Sentiment: positive
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EU set to agree sanctions over Russia, Myanmar crackdowns

EU set to agree sanctions over Russia, Myanmar crackdowns
Added 5 days ago
Summary: EU foreign ministers are expected Monday to approve sanctions against those behind Russia's crackdown on Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny and his ...
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $V

Central bank says no ‘significant funds’ from Myanmar firms in Singapore

Central bank says no ‘significant funds’ from Myanmar firms in Singapore
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The Monetary Authority of Singapore’s response came as the government faced renewed pressure over Myanmar’s foreign reserves purportedly deposited in the city state.
Sentiment: positive
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Concerns grow for Yemeni journalist jailed for 'doing his job'

Concerns grow for Yemeni journalist jailed for 'doing his job'
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Rights groups are calling for the release of jailed Yemeni journalist Adel al-Hasani after news of his more than five-month detention broke earlier this month.
Sentiment: negative
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Iran “considering” joining nuclear deal talks with the US

Iran “considering” joining nuclear deal talks with the US
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said the US is “considering” joining the US for informal nuclear deal negotiations.
Sentiment: positive
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EU foreign ministers to discuss Russia relations at council meeting

EU foreign ministers to discuss Russia relations at council meeting
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The EU foreign affairs council meeting follows Josep Borrell's trip to Moscow and the recent tit-for-tat expulsion of diplomats.
Sentiment: negative
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Merkel condemned: Nord Stream 2 must be scrapped, Germany told – Putin plots huge coup

Merkel condemned: Nord Stream 2 must be scrapped, Germany told – Putin plots huge coup
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Summary: ANGELA MERKEL has been savaged by Poland and Ukraine for wanting to sabotage 'Europe's energy security' and back Vladimir Putin by accepting Russia's Nord Stream 2 pipeline.
Sentiment: positive
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Italian ambassador, police officer and driver killed in attack in Congo

Italian ambassador, police officer and driver killed in attack in Congo
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Ambassador Luca Attanasio, Italy's ambassador to the country since 2017, carabinieri officer Vittorio Iacovacci and their driver were killed.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptocurrency Stock News: Currency Exchange International, Corp. (TSX: $CXI.TO) (OTCBB: $CURN) starts selling Bitcoin and Ethereum powered by Cyclebit and CEX.IO

Added 5 days ago
Summary: Cryptocurrency Stock News: Currency Exchange International, Corp. (TSX: $CXI.TO) (OTCBB: $CURN) starts selling Bitcoin and Ethereum powered by Cyclebit and CEX.IO
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $BTC$ETH

Beijing is reaching out to US to unite on new energy: China diplomat

Beijing is reaching out to US to unite on new energy: China diplomat
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Summary: Analysts say groundbreaking technologies and global cooperation are needed to achieve Xi Jinping’s ambitious targets on emissions and carbon neutrality.
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Italian ambassador to DR Congo dies in attack on UN convoy

Italian ambassador to DR Congo dies in attack on UN convoy
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Luca Attanasio and two others killed in attempted kidnapping north of Goma in eastern DRC
Sentiment: negative
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Pak-American Gets 12-Year In Jail For Illegal Funding To US Politicians

Pak-American Gets 12-Year In Jail For Illegal Funding To US Politicians
Added 6 days ago
Summary: A Pakistani-American venture capitalist has been sentenced to 12 years in prison and fined USD 1.75 million for falsifying records to hide his work as an unregistered foreign agent while lobbying high-level US officials.
Sentiment: negative
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Myanmar coup: Protesters defy military warning in mass strike

Myanmar coup: Protesters defy military warning in mass strike
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Hundreds of thousands of anti-coup protesters turn out despite a warning they are risking their lives.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $NIO
Cryptos: $FRONT

Italian Ambassador And 3 Dead In UN Convoy Attack By 6, Congo

Italian Ambassador And 3 Dead In UN Convoy Attack By 6, Congo
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Monday, 3, including the Italian ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo were killed in an attack on a humanitarian convoy, not lon..
Sentiment: negative
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

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Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: negative
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EU foreign ministers agree to prepare Russian sanctions, diplomats say

EU foreign ministers agree to prepare Russian sanctions, diplomats say
Added 6 days ago
Summary: European Union foreign ministers agreed on Monday to go ahead with sanctions on four senior Russian officials in response to the jailing of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, two EU diplomats said, allowing preparations for listings to begin.
Sentiment: negative
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EU to sanction four Russians over Navalny, including prosecutors

EU to sanction four Russians over Navalny, including prosecutors
Added 6 days ago
Summary: European Union foreign ministers agreed on Monday to impose sanctions on four senior Russian officials close to President Vladimir Putin in a mainly symbolic response to the jailing of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny.
Sentiment: negative
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China's foreign minister calls for the U.S. to remove tariffs and sanctions

China's foreign minister calls for the U.S. to remove tariffs and sanctions
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi laid out specific requests for U.S. President Joe Biden's administration as the two countries navigate a tense relationship.
Sentiment: positive
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EU weighs troubled Russia ties, fresh sanctions

EU weighs troubled Russia ties, fresh sanctions
Added 6 days ago
Summary: European Union foreign ministers are considering their troubled ties with Russia
Sentiment: negative
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