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Pompeo says will be more action by United States to support Venezuelan opposition
BOGOTA, Jan 20 (Reuters) - There will be more action by the United States to support Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday, after meeting with Guaido on the sidelines of a regional conference in Bogota.
Huawei CFO Meng arrives in Canada court as U.S. extradition trial kicks off
VANCOUVER/TORONTO (Reuters) - Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou arrived in a Vancouver courtroom on Monday for the start of a trial to decide whether she can be extradited to the United States, as China repeated its call for Canada to release her.
Putin speeds up Russian political shake-up, details new power center
MOSCOW, Jan 20 (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin accelerated a shake-up of Russia's political system on Monday, submitting a constitutional reform blueprint to parliament that will create a new center of power outside the presidency.
REFILE-UPDATE 2-Huawei CFO Meng arrives in Canada court as U.S. extradition trial kicks off
VANCOUVER/TORONTO, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou arrived in a Vancouver courtroom on Monday for the start of a trial to decide whether she can be extradited to the United States, as China repeated its call for Canada to release her.
UPDATE 2-Prince Harry meets African leaders in London
LONDON, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Harry attended a summit for leaders of 21 African countries in London hosted by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday, a day after he spoke of his sadness that he would shortly be giving up royal duties.
China well placed for growth in 2020, ex-PBOC deputy governor Min Zhu says
(Reuters) - China will broadly be able to maintain its current growth rate through 2020, Min Zhu, chairman of the National Institute of Financial Research at Tsinghua University, said on Monday.
UPDATE 1-Vessel carrying Guyana's first-ever oil cargo sets sail for the U.S. -Tanker Trackers
Jan 20 (Reuters) - A vessel carrying about 1 million barrels of crude from Guyana set sail on Monday for the United States, according to vessel tracking service TankerTrackers.com, marking the tiny South American nation's long-awaited debut as a world oil exporter.
Embraer studies turboprop to be developed through Boeing venture
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Brazilian planemaker Embraer
is in the advanced stages of studying the launch of a new turboprop aircraft to be developed through a venture it is planning with Boeing, subject to necessary approvals, a top executive said on Monday.
UK PM Johnson defeated on Brexit legislation for first time since election
LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government was defeated in parliament on Monday for the first time since a December election, with the upper chamber voting in favor of a move to protect the rights of EU citizens in Britain after Brexit.
CORRECTED (OFFICIAL)-Bridge linking Denmark to Sweden to get new lick of paint in 13-year operation
ORESUND, Jan 20 (Reuters) - The nearly eight-kilometer (five mile) bridge linking Denmark and Sweden is to get a new lick of paint for the first time since it opened for traffic in 2000, but it will take an estimated 13 years to complete the mega-project.
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