Tag archive for ‘U.S.’
By On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Despite tensions, U.S. sees value in New START treaty with Russia

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States sees value in the New START arms control treaty with Russia, despite Washington’s concerns about Moscow’s track record on arms control and other issues, More...

By On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Cuba urges U.S. not to politicize allegations of harmed diplomats

UNITED NATIONS/HAVANA (Reuters) – Cuba urged the United States on Friday to cooperate with its investigation into incidents that the U.S. says have harmed its diplomats in Havana and not to politicize the More...

By On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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U.S. challenged by rising North Korea tensions, Russia urges calm

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Russia urged “hot heads” to calm down on Friday as the United States admitted it felt “challenged” by North Korea’s warning that it could test a hydrogen More...

By On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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‘Unfortunate’ if incidents U.S. says harming diplomats politicized: Cuba

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Cuba’s foreign minister said on Friday it would be “unfortunate” if incidents the United States says are harming its diplomats in Havana were to be politicized, More...

By On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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U.S. seeks urgent action on Myanmar, while U.N. eyes $200 million for refugees

YANGON/DHAKA (Reuters) – The United States wants Myanmar to take urgent action to end violence in Rakhine state, where a military offensive has created a crisis that could jeopardize its economic and political More...

By On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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U.S. seeks urgent action on Myanmar, while U.N. eyes $200 mln for refugees

YANGON/DHAKA (Reuters) – The United States wants Myanmar to take urgent action to end violence in Rakhine state, where a military offensive has created a crisis that could jeopardize its economic and political More...

By On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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U.S., Russian generals talk face-to-face on Syria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. and Russian generals held a face-to-face meeting this week in an effort to avoid accidental clashes as both sides fight to retake what is left of Islamic State’s territory More...

By On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Trump to add sanctions on North Korea, but not on oil: U.S.

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States will add more sanctions against North Korea, as U.S. allies have called for enforcing international sanctions as the best More...

By On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Russia warns U.S. it will target U.S.-backed fighters in Syria if provoked

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Thursday it had warned the United States it would target areas in Syria where U.S. special forces and U.S.-backed militia were operating if its own forces came under fire More...

By On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Distrustful U.S. allies force spy agency to back down in encryption row

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – An international group of cryptography experts has forced the U.S. National Security Agency to back down over two data encryption techniques it wanted set as global industry standards, More...