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US & Serbian flags color opposite sides of Mitrovica as Kosovo votes to create army (PHOTO)

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American flags were flown over the Albanian-majority south side of Mitrovica in Kosovo as the region voted to create its own army. In response, buildings on the north side were draped in Serbian flags, hanging out of windows. Peacekeepers from the NATO force KFOR rolled onto the bridge connecting the two halves of the divided Read More

Scale of theft at Shell's Singapore refinery much greater, court docs show

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Around $150 millions’ worth of oil was stolen from Shell’s biggest global Refinery over several years, Singapore court documents reviewed by Reuters show, far more than reported when police first revealed the heist earlier this year. FILE PHOTO: Shell’s company logo is pictured at a gas station in Zurich April 8, 2015. Read More

Scale of theft at Shell's Singapore refinery much greater, court documents show

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Around $150 millions’ worth of oil was stolen from Shell’s biggest global Refinery over several years, Singapore court documents reviewed by Reuters show, far more than reported when police first revealed the heist earlier this year. FILE PHOTO: Shell’s company logo is pictured at a gas station in Zurich April 8, 2015. Read More

Tormented into a guilty plea? Experts denounce US ‘miscarriage of justice’ in Butina case

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Maria Butina’s only crime is that she is Russian, legal analysts told RT, attacking the US justice system for keeping her in solitary confinement until she admitted guilt to at least one of the many charges brought against her. “This is an utter and total miscarriage of justice,” retired CIA agent and whistleblower John Kiriakou Read More

Strasbourg Christmas market gunman ‘neutralized’ in shootout with police (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

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French police have killed the main suspect in the deadly Strasbourg Christmas market shooting, Cherif Chekat, following a dramatic, helicopter-assisted raid and a shootout in the city center. More than 700 officers and military personnel, as well as two helicopters, were engaged in a 48-hour operation to hunt down the 29-year-old suspect, following the Christmas Read More

Strasbourg Christmas market shooter killed in shootout with police (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

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French police have killed the main suspect in the Strasbourg Christmas market shooting, Cherif Chekat, following a dramatic, helicopter-assisted police raid in a city-center district, the country’s Interior Minister confirmed. The French police mounted a massive operation in Strasbourg on Thursday, involving armed officers from the elite RAID police unit and the helicopter. Interior Minister, Read More

Strasbourg Christmas market shooter ‘dead’ in central district police raid – reports

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Multiple media reports are saying the French police have killed the main suspect in the Strasbourg Christmas market shooting, Cherif Chekat, following a dramatic police raid with a helicopter in a central city district. The French police mounted a massive operation in Strasbourg on Thursday, involving armed officers from the elite RAID police unit and Read More

Factbox: The trading firms under investigation in Brazil graft probe

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(Reuters) – Last week, Brazilian investigators accused four of the world’s largest oil-trading firms of participating in a corruption scheme focused on Brazil’s state-controlled oil company Petrobras. Federal prosecutors allege Vitol, Glencore, Trafigura and Mercuria along with several small firms collectively paid at least $31 million in bribes over a six-year period to Petrobras insiders Read More

Vitol, rival oil traders in spotlight of Brazil bribery probe

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SAO PAULO/LONDON (Reuters) – Brazil’s epic “Car Wash” corruption investigation has taken down presidents and elite businessmen, and led to the largest corporate leniency deal ever signed. FILE PHOTO: Protesters display a banner and posters in front of the venue of commodities trader Glencore’s annual shareholder meeting in Zug, Switzerland May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann Read More