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Britain to leave EU single market as May lays her Brexit plan

Prime Minister Theresa May says UK will quit the EU single market when it leaves the European Union, setting out a 12-point plan that could determine Britain's future and the shape of the bloc.

Kerry says Iran deal will remain despite Trump opposition

Outgoing Secretary of State John Kerry says he believes the Iran nuclear deal will survive and has warned the incoming Donald Trump that cancelling it would harm the United States in an irreparable way.

Zarif says Iran opposes US presence in Astana talks

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has expressed the Islamic Republic's opposition to the participation of the United States in the forthcoming Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan, which aim to boost efforts to end the nearly six-year-old conflict in the Arab country.

Trump proposes lifting Russia sanctions conditionally

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump says he will offer to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to lift sanctions imposed for annexation of Crimea in return for a mutual nuclear weapons reduction deal, he told during interview with The Times of London.

Zarif says Iran opposes US presence in Astana talks
Middle East

Zarif says Iran opposes US presence in Astana talks

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has expressed the Islamic Republic's opposition to the participation of the United States in the forthcoming Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan, which aim to boost efforts to end the nearly six-year-old conflict in the Arab country.

Iraqi forces liberate university of Mosul
Terrorism

Iraqi forces liberate university of Mosul

Iraqi forces have managed to retake Mosul University as part of their full-scale offensive to push back ISIS terrorist group from their major stronghold in the country, Iraqi sources reported.

Water sabotage in Damascus 'war crime', UN warns
War Crimes

Water sabotage in Damascus 'war crime', UN warns

The United Nations says millions of Damascus residents have difficulty for access to clean water after supplies from the main source for the Syrian capital were disrupted in the wake of contamination due to militant sabotage.

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