04 June 2020


Libya officials hold talks abroad amid fears of more fighting (4)
TUNIS/ANKARA (Reuters) - Leaders from Libya's warring factions were said to be travelling for talks abroad on Wednesday as reported air strikes south of the capital threatened to escalate the conflict further. FILE PHOTO: A destroyed and burnt vehicle, that belongs to eastern forces led by Khalifa Haftar, is seen in Gharyan, south of Tripoli, Libya June 27, 2019.
UN envoy holds cease-fire talks with Libya's eastern forces (5)
June 4, 2020 UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The United Nations said its top envoy in Libya held talks Wednesday with a delegation from Khalifa Hifter's eastern-based forces to follow up on the agreement by the country's warring parties to resume cease-fire negotiations, calling it "a positive step." U.N.
COVID-19: UAE announces opening of airports (1)
Airport operations will be limited to specific flights Published: June 03, 2020 21:35 Sara Al Shurafa, Senior News Editor and Dona Cherian, Senior News Editor Image Credit: AFP Also in this package UAE Airport: What items are banned in your luggage? In pictures: UAE's first Emirati astronaut Hazzaa AlMansoori returns home Pictures: Mishap at Dubai International Airport Abu Dhabi: UAE announced on Wednesday that airports around the country
Ousted watchdog says he told top State aides about Pompeo probe (2)
By Jordain Carney - 06/03/20 10:35 PM EDT Steven Linick, the ousted State Department inspector general, told lawmakers that he was investigating Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoThe Hill's Morning Report - Protesters' defiance met with calls to listen Trump signs order directing State Dept., USAID to take action on global religious freedom Pompeo criticizes China on Tiananmen
Oil prices fall on concerns supply to rise as producers wrangle on cuts (2)
Sonali Paul MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Thursday, reversing gains in the previous session, on concerns that supply will rise if major producers are unable to agree to extend the depth of output cuts that have supported recent gains. FILE PHOTO: Kaombo Norte floating oil platform is seen at night off the coast of Angola, November 8, 2018.
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