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World 22 Jun 2019 | 5:03 AM

Pence puts off China speech sequel ahead of Trump-Xi talks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Friday called off a planned China speech that had been cast as a sequel to a blistering broadside he delivered in October to avoid exacerbating tensions with Beijing before summit talks next week, a White House official said.

Tennis 22 Jun 2019 | 2:36 AM

Zverev tumbles out of Halle quarters after defeat by Goffin

(Reuters) - World number four Alexander Zverev's quest for a first title at the Halle Open came to a grinding halt as the two-times runner-up was stunned 3-6 6-1 7-6(3) by David Goffin in the quarter-finals on Friday.

World 22 Jun 2019 | 1:20 AM

Trump talks to Saudi crown prince on Iran, oil

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump spoke on Friday to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman about Middle East stability and the oil market, the White House said, after tensions with Iran prompted a rise in oil prices.

Football 22 Jun 2019 | 12:48 AM

American fans in France hope for Women's World Cup 'Tour de Four'

PARIS/LE HAVRE (Reuters) - They're calling it the "Tour de Four".

World 21 Jun 2019 | 11:44 PM

Trump says he aborted retaliatory strike to spare Iranian lives

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he aborted a military strike to retaliate for Iran's downing of an unmanned U.S. drone because it could have killed 150 people, and signalled he was open to talks with Tehran.

World 21 Jun 2019 | 11:21 PM

U.S. asks U.N. Security Council to meet on Iran on Monday

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States has asked the United Nations Security Council to meet on Iran behind closed-doors on Monday, diplomats said.

World 21 Jun 2019 | 11:16 PM

WFP hopeful Yemen's 'good' Houthis will prevail to allow food aid suspension to end

LONDON (Reuters) - United Nations food chief David Beasley said on Friday he was hopeful that "good Houthis" would prevail to allow the agency to lift its partial suspension of aid in Yemen and prevent the collapse of the entire humanitarian system.

World 21 Jun 2019 | 10:55 PM

Brazil's Bolsonaro changes view, says could run for re-election

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Less than six months since he took office, right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro says he could run for a second term even though he promised during the election campaign to do away with re-election for Brazilian presidents.

World 21 Jun 2019 | 9:43 PM

Trump says he halted U.S. strike on Iran over possible casualties

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he called off a planned military strike against Iran because it would have been a disproportionate response to Tehran's downing of an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone, adding that more sanctions have been imposed.

World 21 Jun 2019 | 8:06 PM

Nuclear waste, rising seas and Trump: Marshall Islands struggles to stay above water

GENEVA (Reuters) - The Marshall Islands is literally struggling to stay above water but its President Hilda Heine told Reuters she had saved her breath rather than try to persuade U.S. President Donald Trump to hear its climate change message.