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World 11 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

China offers concession on key U.S. trade irritant

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China on Tuesday pledged to make it easier for U.S. companies to win Chinese government contracts, addressing a long-standing complaint of foreign corporations seeking a piece of the fast-growing market.

World 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Syria top destination for illegal Iran arms - U.N.

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Most of Iran's breaches of a U.N. arms embargo have been illegal weapons deliveries to Syria, which Western diplomats say were to be passed on to Lebanese and Palestinian militants, a U.N. report says.

Nation 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Rocking the refugee boat

The proposed Malaysia-Australia pact on asylum seekers is aimed at deterring people smuggling but the plan also has its detractors.

Letters 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Rocking the refugee boat

The proposed Malaysia-Australia pact on asylum seekers is aimed at deterring people smuggling but the plan also has its detractors.

World 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Syrian tanks shell towns, at least 19 killed

AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian tanks shelled residential areas in two towns and at least 19 people were killed across the country, rights campaigners said, as President Bashar al-Assad's forces fought to crush a seven-week uprising.

World 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Syrian tanks shell towns, at least 19 killed

AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian tanks shelled residential districts in two towns on Wednesday and at least 19 people were killed across the country, rights campaigners said, as President Bashar al-Assad's forces fought to crush a seven-week uprising.

World 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

EXCLUSIVE - Egypt Brotherhood member says to seek presidency

CAIRO (Reuters) - A senior member of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood said he would run for president as an independent, a move that could draw votes from backers of the Islamist group that has said it will not field a candidate.

World 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

As China rises, "grand strategy" talk back in style

LONDON (Reuters) - As China and other new powers rise, foreign ministries, think tanks and international relations schools are focusing once again on interstate

World 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Gulf bloc eyes talks on admitting Jordan, Morocco

PARIS (Reuters) - Gulf Cooperation Council countries are set to begin talks on Morocco and Jordan joining the GCC to boost its political and military clout, a Bahraini envoy said on Thursday, in the face of a perceived growing Iranian threat.

World 12 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Turkey gains little sway over Syria

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's efforts to persuade Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to swap repression for reform have so far come to naught, exposing the limits of its influence in a country where Iran also wields clout.