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Daniel Mulhall, Ireland’s ambassador to the U.S., talked to VOA on Sept. 18, 2019, at the DACOR Bacon House in Washington. (N. Liu/VOA)
Ireland's ambassador to Washington holds out hope for creative solution but wants legally binding agreement 
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 17:35
EU Commissioner for Energy Maros Sefcovic attends a news conference after gas talks between the European Union, Russia and Ukraine at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Sept. 19, 2019.
According to Sefcovic, all parties agreed a future contract would be based on EU law, and that Ukraine's Naftogaz should be unbundled
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 15:07
FILE - U.S. and Turkish armored vehicles take part in their first joint patrol with Turkey under a deal reached between Washington and Ankara, at the border with Syria near Akcakale, in the Sanliurfa province of Turkey, Sept. 8, 2019.
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Senior US military officials claim deepening cooperation to resolve tensions over Syria, as Erdogan threatens unilateral action against key US Syrian Kurdish ally
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 15:01
A wall painting of an ancient Kandaka Nubian queen, discovered at El-Hassa site, is displayed at the National Museum of Sudan in Khartoum on September 19, 2019. A team of French diggers has restored three Sudanese artefacts, including a 3,500-year…
Artifacts have been given to Sudan's national museum
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 14:24
French President Emmanuel Macron pauses after greeting Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the Elysee Palace, Aug. 22, 2019 in Paris.
President Emmanuel Macron has acknowledged the yellow vest protests has made him aware that he needed to be less disconnected
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 12:26
Members of the public queue up for a seat at The Supreme Court in London, Sept. 19, 2019.
Former British Prime Minister John Major accuses current leader Boris Johnson of a 'conspicuous' failure to explain why he suspended Parliament for five weeks, as a landmark Brexit case at the Supreme Court came to a head on Thursday
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 12:26
FILE - The word 'Independencia' (independence) is seen on a roundabout before a rally dedicated to Catalonia's national day, in Barcelona, Spain, Sept. 11, 2019.
But Madrid cites evidence hardliners are influential in regional police force
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 10:12