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Haiti transitional council names Garry Conille PM
Haiti transitional council names Garry Conille PM

Haiti transitional council names Garry Conille PM

The UN development specialist previously served as Haiti’s prime minister for a brief period. His selection comes as Haiti grapples with a major security crisis. UN development specialist Garry Conille has been
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Solomon Islands lawmakers elect Jeremiah Manele as new PM
Solomon Islands lawmakers elect Jeremiah Manele as new PM

Solomon Islands lawmakers elect Jeremiah Manele as new PM

Pro-China career diplomat Jeremiah Manele has been chosen as the new prime minister of the Solomon Islands. Solomon Islands lawmakers have selected China-friendly former diplomat Jeremiah Manele as the new prime minister
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UK: Civil servants appeal Rwanda law as 66 migrants rescued
UK: Civil servants appeal Rwanda law as 66 migrants rescued

UK: Civil servants appeal Rwanda law as 66 migrants rescued

The UK’s senior civil servants union has mounted a legal appeal against the government’s controversial Rwanda deportation legislation. Meanwhile, 66 migrants were rescued while trying to cross the English Channel. Senior British
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US: Arizona Senate votes to repeal 1864 abortion ban
US: Arizona Senate votes to repeal 1864 abortion ban

US: Arizona Senate votes to repeal 1864 abortion ban

Legislators have been scrambling to repeal the law, which predates Arizona’s statehood, since a 2022 Supreme Court ruling paved the way for its return. The vote was 16-14 and the state’s governor
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Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez says he will not resign
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez says he will not resign

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez says he will not resign

The announcement comes after Sanchez had canceled appointments last week amid corruption allegations against his wife. He has vowed to end “toxic” politics. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced on Monday that he
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Spain awaits PM Pedro Sanchez's resignation decision
Spain awaits PM Pedro Sanchez's resignation decision

Spain awaits PM Pedro Sanchez’s resignation decision

There is suspense in Spain, with Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez expected to announce whether or not he will continue in office. Sanchez canceled appointments last week amid corruption allegations against his wife.
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Macron: Nuclear arms should be part of EU defense debate
Macron: Nuclear arms should be part of EU defense debate

Macron: Nuclear arms should be part of EU defense debate

The French president said he was open to discuss the use of France’s nuclear weapons for European defense. His remarks have attracted criticism from political opponents in Paris. President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday
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Germany, France agree on new tank deal
Germany, France agree on new tank deal

Germany, France agree on new tank deal

The French and German defense ministers signed a deal for a Franco-German armaments project worth billions of euros. It includes developing a new battle tank to replace Germany’s Leopard 2 and France’s
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Germans have positive view of the state, survey finds
Germans have positive view of the state, survey finds

Germans have positive view of the state, survey finds

German citizens see the state more positively than in the past, considering it responsible for security, education and the economy, according to a survey. Nevertheless, they remain wary of too much interference.
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