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BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab said on Saturday he would request early parliamentary elections to defuse an escalating political crisis following the catastrophic explosion at the port of Beirut.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - About 3,000 people joined another march in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday in protest over President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis.
AMMAN (Reuters) - Lebanon's economy, already sinking before the explosion that knocked out its main port, could now shrink by double the rate previously forecast for this year, making it even harder to secure the financing the country needs to get back on its feet.
GENEVA (Reuters) - The deadly warehouse blast in Beirut this week devastated Lebanon's already faltering healthcare system and U.N. agencies are scrambling to support hundreds of thousands of people, officials said on Friday.
ASUNCION (Reuters) - Latin America broke through 5 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Monday, a Reuters tally showed, underscoring the region's position as the area of the world hardest hit by the novel coronavirus pandemic.
PETALING JAYA: The incoming state election in Sabah will not lead to a snap general election, say analysts.
KHABAROVSK/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for a fourth consecutive weekend in protest at President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia is eyeing 45 of the 73 state seats in the coming polls, says its party chief Datuk Seri Hajiji Mohd Noor.
KUALA LUMPUR: The political crisis in Sabah, which has spiralled into an unprecedented snap election, should serve as a lesson to other states in the country, says Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.
PETALING JAYA: Umno had no hand in the series of events that led to the dissolution of the Sabah assembly, says Datuk Seri Bung Moktar Radin.