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China defends planned military ship visit to India’s neighbor Sri Lanka

BEIJING/NEW DELHI, July 29 (Reuters) – China said Friday it hoped “relevant parties” would not interfere with its legitimate maritime activities after New Delhi expressed concerns over a Chinese military ship’s planned visit to a port in India’s southern neighbor Sri Lanka. India is concerned that the Chinese-built and leased port of Hambantota will be …

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Russian gas? No thanks, says energy self-sufficient German district

BERLIN, July 25 (Reuters) – As Germany scrambles to avert a fuel crisis this winter, a rural district has become a role model for how the country could rid itself of dwindling imports of Russian gas — producing all the energy it needs. consumed by itself. The western Rhein-Hunsrueck district uses a combination of solar, …

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World court says it has jurisdiction, Myanmar genocide case continues

Court rules that case brought by Gambia can continue Each full hearing can take years Myanmar denies genocide THE HAGUE, July 22 (Reuters) – The World Court on Friday dismissed Myanmar’s objections to a genocide case over the treatment of the Muslim Rohingya minority, clearing the way for full hearing of the case. Myanmar, now …

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Gas crisis urges Germany to extend the life of nuclear power plants

A general view of the nuclear power plant, whose last unit will be shut down around the turn of the year, in Gundremmingen, Germany, Dec. 29, 2021. REUTERS/Lukas Barth Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BERLIN, July 18 (Reuters) – Germany may extend the life of its three remaining nuclear power plants, …

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Advisor Khamenei says Tehran is ‘capable of building a nuclear bomb’, Al Jazeera reports

Iranian flag is depicted in front of Iran’s Foreign Ministry building in Tehran, Nov. 23, 2009. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl (IRAN POLITICS)/File photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI, July 17 (Reuters) – Iran is technically capable of making an atomic bomb but has not yet decided whether it will build, a senior …

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Exclusive: Iran escalates enrichment with customizable machines at Fordow, IAEA reports

A number of Iran’s new-generation centrifuges are on display at Iran’s National Nuclear Energy Day in Tehran, Iran on April 10, 2021. Iran Presidium Office/WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Move breaches 2015 deal as talks to revive it stalled Iran had taken a step …

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Uzbekistan scraps plans to curb Karakalpak’s autonomy after protest

Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev attends a press conference with his Kazakh counterpart Kassym-Jomart Tokayev in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, April 15, 2019. REUTERS/Mukhtar Kholdorbekov//File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ALMATY, July 2 (Reuters) – Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev on Saturday dropped plans to curtail the autonomy of Karakalpakstan province after a rare …

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