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    Reshaping NAFTA Could Be Good For Mexico’s Economy
    Apr19

    Reshaping NAFTA Could Be Good For Mexico’s Economy

    Cecilia Tortajada, National University of Singapore Among other threats targeting Mexico during his election campaign, US President Donald Trump harshly criticised the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a 23-year-old tripartite deal that removed tariffs and significantly increased commerce between Canada, the United States and Mexico....

    India?s proposed surrogacy law raises trafficking risk for foreign women
    Apr19

    India?s proposed surrogacy law raises trafficking risk for foreign women

    NEW DELHI: India´s proposed law to regulate its booming surrogacy industry and curb the exploitation of impoverished Indian women could result in more foreign women being trafficked into the country to rent out their wombs, a leading expert warned on Tuesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi´s government is considering a bill to ban commercial...

    Sen. Cardin on needing ‘mature’ leadership on North Korea, Turkish referendum concerns
    Apr19

    Sen. Cardin on needing ‘mature’ leadership on North Korea, Turkish referendum concerns

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Fallout from Sunday’s referendum vote in Turkey continued today, with critics of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calling for the results to be annulled. That is just one of a series of important issues being dealt with by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. I spoke just a short while ago with its ranking member, Democratic...

    Russia’s undeclared death toll in Syria battle creeps higher
    Apr18

    Russia’s undeclared death toll in Syria battle creeps higher

    KHUTOR POCHTOVY, Russia — The death toll among Russian forces in Syria during a period of intense fighting to retake the city of Palmyra now stands at 21, according to evidence gathered by Reuters, after information emerged about the deaths of three military contractors. The Reuters tally over the period from January 29 until late March is more...

    Politics: 8 heads of state under 40: Meet the world’s youngest leaders
    Apr18

    Politics: 8 heads of state under 40: Meet the world’s youngest leaders

    The eight youngest leaders hail from across the globe — from democracies, monarchies, and dictatorships in Eastern and Western Europe, Asia, and Middle East. The world’s youngest leaders hail from across the globe — from democracies, monarchies, and dictatorships in Eastern and Western Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. While seven of the...

    Losing the struggle for Europe
    Apr18

    Losing the struggle for Europe

    People hold placard during a protest in Heroesí square against a new law that would undermine Central European University, a liberal graduate school of social sciences founded by U.S. financier George Soros in Budapest, Hungary, April 12, 2017. (Laszlo Balogh/Reuters) George Szirtes is a celebrated British-Hungarian translator and playwright who...

    Pence reassures Japan of U.S. resolve on North Korea, to work with China
    Apr18

    Pence reassures Japan of U.S. resolve on North Korea, to work with China

    TweetU.S. Vice President Mike Pence (L) talks with Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during their meeting at Abe’s official residence in Tokyo, Japan, April 18, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon U.S. Vice President Mike Pence reassured Japan of American commitment to reining in North Korea’s nuclear and missile ambitions on Tuesday,...

    Berlin, Paris, Moscow and Kyiv Discuss Ukraine Peace Deal
    Apr18

    Berlin, Paris, Moscow and Kyiv Discuss Ukraine Peace Deal

    The German government says the leaders of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France have renewed their commitment to implementing a faltering peace deal for eastern Ukraine. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office said the German leader spoke by phone Monday night with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and French...

    Russian delegation travels to Egypt to discuss Mistral equipment deal: TASS
    Apr18

    Russian delegation travels to Egypt to discuss Mistral equipment deal: TASS

    A Russian delegation left for Egypt to participate in the next stage of negotiations on delivering communications and control equipment for the Mistral-class helicopter carriers, a source in the military-technical cooperation system between Russia and other countries said to the Russian news agency, TASS, on Tuesday.”Negotiations continue....

    Events commemorating 102nd anniversary of Armenian Genocide held in Ukraine
    Apr18

    Events commemorating 102nd anniversary of Armenian Genocide held in Ukraine

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