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Mercenary team? 5 US citizens among heavily armed group arrested amid Haiti protests (PHOTOS)

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A group of seven foreigners and one local were apprehended by Haitian authorities amid violent unrest in the nation. The suspects, who allegedly have military backgrounds, were equipped with an arsenal of guns and even drones. The group was apprehended on Sunday in the Haitian capital city of Port-au-Prince, shortly after leaving the Bank of Read More

Pakistan gets $20bn investment pledge from Saudi Arabia amid MBS visit

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Islamabad has received a hefty investment pledge of $20 billion from Saudi Arabia, which seeks to even further expand its contributions to the economically-embattled country. Saudi Arabia and Pakistan have signed $20 billion of investment-worth memorandums of understanding on Sunday, when Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Islamabad. As the broad investments were Read More

‘Long live Putin!’ Haiti opposition protesters burn US flag, demand Russian intervention

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As the poorest Caribbean state descends into chaos caused by the corruption of its elites, protesters on the streets are calling for help from a man who has never set foot in the country – Vladimir Putin. “Down with Americans, long live Putin!” chanted around 200 demonstrators in the capital Port-au-Prince on Friday, some holding Read More

Serial killer's drawings of his victims published by FBI

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The former boxer who could be America’s most prolific serial killer has drawn more than a dozen sketches of women he says murdered. Samuel Little, now 78, has confessed to 90 murders, mostly of black women, from across the US and spanning 40 years. He is currently serving life for the murders of three women Read More

Airbus poised to ax A380 as Emirates reviews demand: sources

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PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus is nearing a decision to ax production of the world’s largest airliner amid a downward revision in demand from the Gulf and is likely to give an update with its full-year earnings on Feb. 14, industry sources and analysts said. General view shows an Airbus A380 at the final assembly line Read More

UK's Prince Harry and Meghan attend Darwin play in aid of forest conservation

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Britain’s Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, is greeted with flowers at the Natural History Museum with Prince Harry in London, Britain February 12, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan attended a play on Tuesday evening about the young Charles Darwin’s 19th Century expedition on HMS Beagle, in aid of Read More

'We've seen how that ends': Clooney compares Meghan to Diana

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George Clooney has hit out at media treatment of the Duchess of Sussex, comparing it to that of Princess Diana and saying: “We’ve seen how that ends.” The actor, who attended the royal wedding with wife Amal last year, said Meghan was a “seven months pregnant” woman who is being “pursued and vilified”. Image: Amal Read More

Saudi Arabia to invest in Russian tourism sector – head of Russia’s wealth fund

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Russia and Saudi Arabia are planning to ramp up mutual investments in tourism projects, the CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), Kirill Dmitriev, told journalists Monday. “Saudi investments into Russia, including those into tourism, are set to grow in the near future,” Dmitriev said during his visit to the kingdom. “The Russian-Chinese-Saudi Fund Read More

Qatar revamps investment strategy after Kushner building bailout

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LONDON/NEW YORK/DUBAI (Reuters) – When news emerged that Qatar may have unwittingly helped bail out a New York skyscraper owned by the family of Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law, eyebrows were raised in Doha. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump, flanked by White House senior advisor Jared Kushner, meets with Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Crown Prince Read More