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China urges Canada to free Huawei CFO or face consequences

BEIJING/OTTAWA (Reuters) – China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately release Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s [HWT.UL] chief financial officer, calling the case “extremely nasty”. FILE PHOTO: Meng Wanzhou, Executive Board Director of the Chinese technology giant Huawei, attends a session of the VTB Capital Investment Forum “Russia Calling!” in Moscow, Russia ...

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China calls on Canada to free Huawei CFO or face consequences

BEIJING (Reuters) – China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately release Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s [HWT.UL] chief financial officer, calling the case “extremely nasty”. FILE PHOTO: Meng Wanzhou, Executive Board Director of the Chinese technology giant Huawei, attends a session of the VTB Capital Investment Forum “Russia Calling!” in Moscow, Russia ...

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Millions flock to free tests as Egypt seeks to eradicate hepatitis C

MIT NAMA (Reuters) – When Houaida Mabrouk heard about a government campaign that offers free hepatitis C screenings, she hesitated, afraid of testing positive. But after many from her community started visiting health clinics to get checked, she changed her mind. An Egyptian doctor makes a test during an unprecedented campaign that aims to test 50 million people to detect ...

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Merkel, Macron press Putin to free Ukrainian sailors

FILE PHOTO: Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is seen during the opening of the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina November 30, 2018. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes NEW YORK (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel pressed Russian Vladimir Putin to release Ukrainian sailors who were seized along with their ships by Russia last month, Putin’s spokesman said. ...

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Philippines races to free 23 trapped under landslide

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine rescuers worked with bare hands and shovels to try to free 23 people trapped under earth and rubble on Wednesday, after Typhoon Yutu dumped heavy rains on the northern mountainous region, triggering floods and deadly landslides. FILE PHOTO: Damages caused by Typhoon Yutu in Isabela province where the typhoon first made landfall in Philippines are seen ...

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