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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Ombudsman has found that the EU executive under President Jean-Claude Juncker failed to follow procedures in appointing his chief aide to run the EU civil service and so undermined public trust. FILE PHOTO: General Secretary of the European Commission Martin Selmayr (R), sits European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker ahead of
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(Reuters) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif traveled to Damascus on Monday for talks with Syrian officials, the Tasnim news agency reported. FILE PHOTO: Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif smiles as he attends a bilateral meeting with China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the sidelines of the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Singapore,
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BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syrian state media said loud blasts coming from an airbase early on Sunday were from an explosion at an ammunitions dump caused by an electrical problem, but an official in the regional alliance backing Damascus said they were from Israeli strikes. The state media cited a military source as saying there was
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ZVORNIK, Bosnia (Reuters) – Bosnian police stopped about 50 migrants from Afghanistan, Iran and Pakistan trying to cross from Serbia in a cargo train overnight on Friday as authorities step up patrols of the border. Migrants try to enter Bosnia from Serbia through the border near Zvornik, Bosnia and Herzegovina August 31, 2018. Picture taken
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KAMPALA (Reuters) – Protests erupted in the Ugandan capital on Friday after police detained two lawmakers at the international airport as they prepared to travel abroad for medical care, witnesses said, People demonstrated in different parts of Kampala, burning tyres and piling rocks and other barricades in the middle of the roads. Police said the
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