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U.S. says concerned about Myanmar's silence over where Reuters journalists are being held

YANGON The U.S. embassy in Myanmar said on Friday it was concerned that there had been no word on the whereabouts of two Reuters journalists three days after they were detained, and that authorities had not allowed their families to visit them.

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Russian ex-minister Ulyukayev jailed for eight years over $2 million bribe

MOSCOW Former Russian economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev was found guilty of soliciting a $2 million bribe from Rosneft chief executive Igor Sechin and sentenced to eight years in jail on Friday. | Video

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'Congratulations': EU launches next phase of Brexit but warns of tough talks ahead

BRUSSELS The European Union agreed on Friday to move Brexit talks onto trade and a transition pact but some leaders cautioned that the final year of Britain's divorce negotiations could be fraught with peril. | Video

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Death toll rises to six after school bus, train collide in France

PARIS The death toll from a collision which saw a train rip a school bus in half rose to six on Friday after doctors in southern France lost the battle overnight to save two of those left seriously injured, a source close to the investigation said.

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Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on May 19

LONDON Britain's Prince Harry and his American fiancée, Meghan Markle, will marry on Saturday May 19, Kensington Palace said.

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Brazil's Temer to leave hospital, return to Brasilia

BRASILIA Brazilian President Michel Temer was cleared to leave hospital in Sao Paulo on Friday and will return to Brasilia in the afternoon, his office said.

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