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Turkey's Erdogan wins sweeping new powers after election victory
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan won sweeping new executive powers on Monday after his victory in landmark elections that also saw his Islamist-rooted AK Party and its nationalist allies secure a majority in parliament.

U.N. envoy due in Yemen as strains escalate with Houthi missile launch
RIYADH/ADEN (Reuters) - The Iran-aligned Houthi movement fired missiles at the Saudi capital Riyadh late on Sunday, escalating tensions ahead of a visit by the U.N. envoy to Yemen this week to try to avert a military assault on the country's main port city.

U.S. to send FBI experts to investigate Ethiopia blast
ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - The United States will send FBI experts to Ethiopia to help investigate a grenade attack at a rally for new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, state-affiliated media said on Monday.

Syrian military bombs Deraa, extending assault in southwest: rebel, monitor
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Government helicopters dropped barrel bombs on the city of Deraa on Monday for the first time in nearly a year, a rebel and a war monitor said, extending an assault in southwest Syria.

U.S. to give North Korea post-summit timeline with 'asks' soon: official
EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska, (Reuters) - The United States will soon present a timeline to North Korea with "specific asks" of Pyongyang after a historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a senior U.S. defense official said.

North Korea says to ignore Japan until it scraps military drills, other measures
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea will continue to ignore Japan unless Tokyo halts hostilities against its neighbor, such as large-scale military drills and efforts to boost military readiness, the isolated nation's state media said on Monday.

EU divided over Balkan accession as NATO says Macedonia welcome
LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - The European Union is divided over whether to allow membership talks with Albania and Macedonia as anti-immigration sentiment rises in the bloc, but NATO is ready to welcome Skopje into the Western military alliance.

China, EU agree to fight protectionism, but EU repeats complaints

Kremlin shrugs off rare dent in Putin's ratings over retirement age hike

Merkel allies failing to lure voters with harder migration stance: poll