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21 January 2018

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While political prisoners released, Myanmar's judicial reforms stall (7)
Asia Pacific While political prisoners released, Myanmar's judicial reforms stall Hundreds of political prisoners have been released from Myanmar's jails in amnesties in recent years, including dozens freed in January 2016, days before democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi's party took power for the first time. 21 Jan 2018 02:55PM YANGON: Hundreds of political prisoners have been released from Myanmar's
France, Germany vow to deepen cooperation amid European woes (5)
Video PlayerClose PARIS, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) - France and Germany on Sunday pledged to deepen bilateral cooperation, on the occasion of the 55th anniversary of the signing of the Elysee Treaty of friendship and cooperation between Paris and Berlin. "Our ambition is to define common positions on all important European and international issues," French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a joint statement released by the French
Czech presidential election headed for tight run-off vote - poll (3)
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech voters are equally split ahead of a presidential vote next weekend between an academic who promises a better relationship with the European Union and incumbent Milos Zeman, who has used his time in office to push closer ties with Russia and China. A poll by Kantar TNS for Czech Television shows voters leaning 45.5 percent for Zeman and 45 percent for Jiri Drahos, who is a former head of the Academy of Sciences.
Area under Warsaw Ghetto poised to be named protected archaeological site (2)
WARSAW, Poland (JTA) - The area where the Warsaw Ghetto was located could be eligible to be listed as a protected site. The goal is to protect the remains of the ghetto, located underground, which are sometimes excavated during repairs, and and are not always turned over to museums. On the initiative of the Warsaw Monument Conservator, the representatives of the Polin Museum, the Jewish Historical Institute, the Polish Academy of
Flu gets transmitted through breathing: Study (2)
ANI Flu can be transmitted through breathing, against all notions of contamination by exposure to droplets from coughs and sneezes. Flu can be transmitted through breathing, against all notions of contamination by exposure to droplets from coughs and sneezes.
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