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Italy's Eni signs $8 billion Libya gas deal as PM Meloni visits Tripoli

  • January 29, 2023 03:51 AM AEDT | Reuters
 Italy's Eni signs $8 billion Libya gas deal as PM Meloni visits Tripoli

By Gavin Jones ROME/TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Italian energy company Eni and Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) signed an $8 billion gas production deal on Saturday aimed at boosting energy supplies to

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Retired Czech general Pavel wins presidential election

Retired Czech general Pavel wins presidential election

  • January 29, 2023 02:40 AM AEDT | Reuters

(Adds Pavel quote, writes through) By Robert Muller and Jan Lopatka PRAGUE, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Former army chief Petr Pavel won the Czech Republic's presidential election on Saturday after a campaign

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Nigeria's Atiku joins calls to extend deadline on old banknotes

Nigeria's Atiku joins calls to extend deadline on old banknotes

  • January 29, 2023 02:40 AM AEDT | Reuters

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigerian opposition presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar urged the central bank on Saturday to extend a Jan. 31 deadline to phase out old high-value banknotes, a measure many

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La Suède demande à ses citoyens d'éviter les foules en Turquie

La Suède demande à ses citoyens d'éviter les foules en Turquie

  • January 29, 2023 02:39 AM AEDT | Reuters

STOCKHOLM, 28 janvier (Reuters) - Le ministère suédois des Affaires étrangères a conseillé samedi aux Suédois présents en Turquie d'éviter les foules et les manifestations, à la suite des

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Czech presidential candidate Babis concedes to winner Pavel

Czech presidential candidate Babis concedes to winner Pavel

  • January 29, 2023 02:23 AM AEDT | Reuters

PRAGUE, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Czech presidential candidate Andrej Babis accepted an election defeat and congratulated retired general Petr Pavel on his victory in a speech to supporters on Saturday after

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Sweden tells citizens to avoid crowds in Turkey after Koran burning

Sweden tells citizens to avoid crowds in Turkey after Koran burning

  • January 29, 2023 02:08 AM AEDT | Reuters

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden's foreign ministry on Saturday warned Swedes in Turkey to avoid crowds and demonstrations following protests there over the burning of the Koran by a far-right politician

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Pavel holds unassailable lead in Czech presidential election - nearly complete results

Pavel holds unassailable lead in Czech presidential election - nearly complete results

  • January 29, 2023 01:53 AM AEDT | Reuters

PRAGUE, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Petr Pavel, a retired Czech army chief, held an unbeatable lead over billionaire businessman and former prime minister Andrej Babis with 57.8% of the vote in a presidential

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Retired Czech general Pavel set for presidential win

Retired Czech general Pavel set for presidential win

  • January 29, 2023 01:48 AM AEDT | Reuters

(Updates vote count, adds Fiala comment, details) By Robert Muller and Jan Lopatka PRAGUE, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Former Czech army chief Petr Pavel, a strongly pro-Western candidate who backs aid for

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Israeli army reinforces in West Bank after synagogue shooting

Israeli army reinforces in West Bank after synagogue shooting

  • January 29, 2023 01:09 AM AEDT | Reuters

* Shootings follow Israeli West Bank raid, Gaza strikes * Netanyahu's cabinet to meet Saturday * Security minister Ben-Gvir says Israel 'has to respond' (Adds quotes from gunman's family, Abbas) By

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Retired Czech general on course to beat tycoon ex-PM in presidential race

Retired Czech general on course to beat tycoon ex-PM in presidential race

  • January 29, 2023 01:01 AM AEDT | Reuters

(Updates with result projections) By Jason Hovet and Jan Lopatka PRAGUE, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Former Czech army chief Petr Pavel, a strongly pro-Western candidate who backs aid for Ukraine, was

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Retired general Pavel on course to win Czech presidential election

Retired general Pavel on course to win Czech presidential election

  • January 29, 2023 12:40 AM AEDT | Reuters

PRAGUE, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Petr Pavel, a retired Czech army chief and strongly pro-Western candidate, was seen winning the Czech presidential election on Saturday, projections and early voting results

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