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Kosovo asserts statehood with vote to create army

PRISTINA: Kosovo on Friday passed laws to build an army, asserting its statehood in a move that has inflamed tensions with Serbia, which does not recognise the former province’s independence. Kosovo has been

US prosecutors probing Trump inauguration spending: WSJ

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: Federal prosecutors are investigating whether US President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee misspent some of the record $107 million it raised from donors, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people

Brexit: EU says no to May on renegotiating deal

LONDON: European Union leaders have said the Brexit withdrawal agreement is “not open for renegotiation”, despite appeals from Theresa May. She wanted legal assurances on the Irish backstop to help her deal get

Turkey to continue support for Black Sea bloc: FM

BAKU, AZERBAIJAN: Turkey reiterated on Friday its ongoing financial and technical support for the activities of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC). Speaking at the 39th meeting of the organization’s