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FILE - Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro talks at the government house in Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 6, 2019.
Jair Bolsonaro, a far-right firebrand, has softened his stance on Brazil's largest trading partner since taking office in January and will meet with Xi for 40 minutes on Friday morning before summit kicks off in Osaka
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By Reuters
June 25, 2019
Russian guided missile frigate Admiral Gorshkov enters Havana's bay, Cuba, June 24, 2019.
Questions and answers on the Admiral Gorshkov, an advanced Russian warship that arrived in Havana harbor and now sits at the dock used until this month by US cruise ships
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June 24, 2019
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, left, is greeted by Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, as first lady Cilia Flores looks on, at Miraflores Presidential Palace, in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, June 21, 2019.
Request comes at end of 3-day visit to the embattled country
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June 22, 2019
Swedish programmer Ola Bini talks to reporters after he was freed in Quito, Ecuador,  June 20, 2019. The Swedish programmer close to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange had been held in jail for more than two months on suspicion of hacking.
Ola Bini must remain in Ecuador while his alleged hacking attacks are investigated
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June 22, 2019
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, third right, poses for a photo with Venezuela's self proclaimed President Juan Guaido, center, and other opposition lawmakers on the steps of the national assembly in Caracas.
The UN official is also scheduled to meet with President Maduro
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By VOANews
June 21, 2019
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks on the release of the 2019 Trafficking in Person (TIP) Report at the US State Department in Washington, Thursday, June 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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Annual US report estimates there are 25 million trafficking victims worldwide
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June 20, 2019
FILE - In this June 8, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during a G-7 Summit welcome ceremony in Charlevoix, Canada. Trump has been engulfed in allegations involving possible collusion with…
Deal would replace NAFTA; U.S. and Canada still must ratify
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June 20, 2019