HAVANA/NEW YORK - U.S. tour operators that send Americans to Cuba are banding together to try to limit damage from tighter restrictions on travel to the communist-run island expected in September from the Trump administration.
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As U.S. weighs Afghan strategy, hopes set on fledgling Air Force
As the U.S. administration prepares its new strategy for Afghanistan, the Kabul government and its Western allies are working hard to develop an air force that gives government forces the advantage in their war against Taliban militants.
Syrian army, allies advance against Islamic State east of Raqqa
Syrian government forces and their allies have recaptured territory from Islamic State in countryside southeast of its stronghold Raqqa after air strikes in the area, a pro-Damascus military media unit and war monitors reported.
Israel says Jerusalem mosque metal detectors to stay, may be reduced
Israel said on Sunday it would not remove metal detectors whose installation outside a major Jerusalem mosque has triggered the bloodiest clashes with the Palestinians in years, but could eventually reduce their use.
BMW rejects media reports of emissions manipulations
German carmaker BMW on Sunday rejected media reports that the emissions treatment systems in its vehicles did not work effectively and that it colluded with rivals on their design and prices.
Germany must act now to stop re-run of refugee crisis, Merkel rival says
Germany needs to take action now to prevent a re-run of 2015, when some 890,000 migrants arrived in the country, Chancellor Angela Merkel's Social Democrat challenger for a September election told Reuters on Sunday.
Britain needs transitional deal with EU, to end before next election: minister
British trade minister Liam Fox said on Sunday that he backed a transition agreement to smooth Britain's departure from the European Union, but it would have to come to an end before the next election due in 2022.
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