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EIN World News Report. 09-10 December 2018.


EIN World News Report. 9-10 December 2018.

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Comment:  Here are today's top international news stories from Reuters. Views expressed in this world news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

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Paris cleans up as Macron prepares response to yellow vests

Workers in Paris swept up broken glass and towed away burnt-out cars on Sunday after the latest violent "yellow vest" protest while the government announced that President Emmanuel Macron would address the nation in the next few days.
France's Macron to give speech in coming week amid further violent protests

French President Emmanuel Macron is set to make a major announcement in the coming week after further violence from "yellow vest" protesters, the government said on Sunday.
China says U.S. should withdraw arrest warrant for Huawei executive

China's foreign ministry called in the U.S. ambassador on Sunday to lodge a "strong protest" over the arrest in Canada of Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's [HWT.UL] chief financial officer, and said the United States should withdraw its arrest warrant.

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Yemen warring parties hold first direct meeting of Sweden peace talks

Yemen's warring parties held the first direct talks in U.N.-led peace efforts in Sweden on Sunday to iron out a prisoner swap, one of several confidence-building measures intended to help launch a political process to end nearly four years of conflict.
Qatar dispute overshadows Gulf Arab summit as emir stays away

Bahrain and Qatar traded barbs over the Qatari emir's decision not to attend a Gulf Arab summit in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, an absence that suggests a rift between Doha and three Gulf Arab states is unlikely to be resolved soon.
Germany's new CDU chief to review liberal Merkel migration policies

The new leader of Germany's Christian Democrats (CDU) outlined plans on Sunday to change the party's migrant policies before next year's European election, signaling that she could break with her mentor Angela Merkel's liberal approach.
Brexit redux? Lessons for the future from May's deal

The story of how Prime Minister Theresa May reached agreement on how Britain can leave the European Union offers lessons for the future of Brexit, whatever happens when parliament votes on the deal on Tuesday.
UK PM May presses on with parliament Brexit vote as lawmakers urge her to get a better deal

Britain's Brexit minister insisted a crucial vote on Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal would go ahead after a newspaper report on Sunday that she planned to delay it and make a last-minute dash to Brussels to seek a better offer.
Hindu monks, large crowds call on Modi to help build Ayodhya temple

Dozens of Hindu monks and tens of thousands of followers, gathered under the banner of groups linked to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party, on Sunday urged the Indian government to help build a temple on the ruins of a 16th-century mosque.
Kuwait's emir calls for end to media campaigns in Gulf region

Kuwait's Emir, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah, called for an end to media campaigns in the region which threatened the unity of the Gulf, during his speech on Sunday at the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit in Saudi Arabia.
Iran said to hold Australian-based academic on 'infiltration' charge

Iran has detained an Australian-based academic on charges of trying to "infiltrate" Iranian institutions, according to official media.
Yellow vest protest to have severe impact on economy: Le Maire

The "yellow vest" protest movement will have a severe impact on the French economy, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday.
Congo's outgoing president Kabila doesn't rule out running again in 2023

The president of Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila, plans to stay in politics when he steps down after elections on Dec. 23 and does not rule out running again for president in 2023, he told Reuters in an interview on Sunday.
UK minister says Brexit vote to go ahead in parliament

Britain's Brexit minister insisted a crucial vote on Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal would go ahead after a newspaper report on Sunday that she planned to delay it and make a last minute dash to Brussels to seek a better offer.
At least seven officials killed in Sudan helicopter crash: news agency

At least seven local government officials were killed in a helicopter crash in Sudan's eastern al-Qadarif state on Sunday, state news agency SUNA reported.
At least five local officials killed in Sudan plane crash: state TV

At least five local government officials were killed in a plane crash in Sudan's eastern al-Qadarif state on Sunday, state TV reported.
PM May should renegotiate Brexit deal if loses vote in parliament: Johnson

Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday Theresa May could stay on as prime minister and go back to Brussels and renegotiate the divorce agreement if she loses a crucial parliamentary vote on Tuesday on her Brexit deal.
Bahrain criticizes Qatar emir for not attending Gulf Arab summit

Bahrain's foreign minister criticized Qatar's emir on Sunday for not attending a Gulf Arab summit in Saudi Arabia, an absence that suggests a rift between Doha and three Gulf Arab states is unlikely to be resolved soon.
Bahrain criticizes Qatar emir for not attending GCC summit

Bahrain's foreign minister, Sheih Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, criticized Qatar's emir in a tweet on Sunday for not attending an annual Gulf Arab summit being held in Saudi Arabia.
Italy's League leader faces friendly fire over budget

Italy's deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, normally relishes confrontation, but now the firebrand populist is under attack from a place he calls home.
UK PM May can stay on if parliament rejects Brexit deal: Brexit minister

British Prime Minister Theresa May can stay on if she loses a crucial vote on her Brexit deal in parliament on Tuesday, her Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Sunday.
Northern Irish DUP tell UK PM May: Go back to the EU to renegotiate Brexit

The Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Theresa May's government called on her to go back to Brussels to try to renegotiate a Brexit divorce deal with the European Union that would be acceptable to the British parliament.
Qatar sends state minister for foreign affairs to Saudi for GCC Summit

Qatar sent State Minister for Foreign Affairs Soltan bin Saad Al-Muraikhi to attend the annual Gulf Cooperation Council's (GCC) summit to be held on Sunday in Saudi Arabia.
Iran arrests 10 suspects in suicide bombing that killed two

Iranian security forces have detained 10 people suspected of links to a suicide car bomb attack this week that killed at least two policemen, police chief Hossein Ashtari said on Sunday.
France's Macron to make 'important announcements' in coming week: spokesman

French President Emmanuel Macron is set to make a major announcement early in the coming week, his government's spokesman said on Sunday, following a day of violent nationwide "yellow vest" protests against the high cost of living.
UK parliament vote on Brexit deal to go ahead on Tuesday: minister

British junior Brexit minister Kwasi Kwarteng said on Sunday that parliament's vote on Prime Minister Theresa May's deal for leaving the European Union would go ahead on Tuesday, after a newspaper reported it was likely to be postponed.

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