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Robert C. O'Brien, left, United States National Security Advisor, and Richard Grenell, right, United States Ambassador to Germany, address the media during a press conference in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 prior to the signing of an agreement between Kosovo and Serbia, establishing air service between the two capitals. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
Kosovo PM hails deal on flights with Serbia as step forwardKosovo outgoing prime minister has hailed the agreement with Serbia on the resumption of commercial flights
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In this Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020 photo car drives past a construction site sign at the site of the planned new Tesla Gigafactory in Gruenheide near Berlin, Germany. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said during an awards ceremony in Berlin in November 2019 that 'we have decided to put the Tesla Gigafactory Europe in the Berlin area.' The company will also set up an engineering and design center in Berlin, Musk said. He wrote on Twitter that the new plant 'will build batteries, powertrains & vehicles, starting with Model Y.' (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
WWII-era ammunition found at Tesla factory site near BerlinAuthorities in Germany say 85 kilograms (187 pounds) of World War II ammunition have been found on the site where Tesla plans to build its first European factory
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Academy Award-winning actress Tilda Swinton is photographed at Slade School of Fine Art, London, Wednesday Jan. 22, 2020, during the launch to urge art-lovers to contribute to an appeal to save the home of late British artist and filmmaker Derek Jarman for the public. (Ian West/PA via AP)
Tilda Swinton backs public appeal to buy Derek Jarman house Academy Award-winning actress Tilda Swinton has urged art lovers to chip in and help save the home of late British artist and filmmaker Derek Jarman for the public
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FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 15, 2009 file photo from left, actors Michael Palin, John Cleese, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and Eric Idle attend the IFC and BAFTA premiere of "Monty Python: Almost The Truth (The Lawyers Cut)", in New York. Terry Jones, a member of the Monty Python comedy troupe, has died at 77. Jones's agent says he died Tuesday Jan. 21, 2020. In a statement, his family said he died “after a long, extremely brave but always good humored battle with a rare form of dementia, FTD". (AP Photo/Peter Kramer, File)
"Naughty boy:" Monty Python star Terry Jones dies at 77Terry Jones, a member of the Monty Python troupe that revolutionized British comedy, has died at 77
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Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio addresses lawmakers at the senate in Rome, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020. Di Maio said that the European Union is considering monitoring the Libyan cease-fire, "naturally on the explicit request of the Libyans and in the international legal context sanctioned by the United Nations."  (Fabio Cimaglia/LaPresse via AP)
Italy's 5-Star implosion may claim party leader Di MaioItaly's 5-Star Movement leader has met with ministers amid rumors he would step aside as party leader following a string of parliamentary defections, falling poll numbers and questions about the party's future
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Islamic extremists kill Nigerian pastor, attack his hometownIslamic militants have killed a Christian pastor who had pleaded for his life in a video just days earlier
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FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2204, file photo, a man looks at caged civet cats in a wildlife market in Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province, China. Nearly two decades after the disastrously-handled SARS epidemic, China’s more-open response to a new virus signals its growing confidence and a greater awareness of the pitfalls of censorship, even while the government is as authoritarian as ever. (AP Photo/Xinhua, Liu Dawei, File)
Years after SARS, a more confident China faces a new virusNearly two decades after the disastrously handled SARS epidemic, China’s more open response to a new virus signals its growing confidence and greater awareness of the pitfalls of censorship, even though the government remains as authoritarian as ever
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Cyprus: Turkey may have stolen data for latest gas drillingA Cypriot official says Turkey may have stolen technical data that enabled it send a drill ship at a specific location south of Cyprus where energy companies Eni and Total had pre-selected to carry out their own exploratory drilling
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U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. Trump's two-day stay in Davos is a test of his ability to balance anger over being impeached with a desire to project leadership on the world stage. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Trump slams impeachment, lauds US economy at Davos forumPresident Donald Trump has lashed out at his accusers in the Senate impeachment trial but broken with some of his defenders in reiterating his preference for witnesses to be called in the proceedings
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Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, delivers a speech during a plenary session of the 50th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. (Gian Ehrenzeller/Keystone via AP)
The Latest: Trump and WTO chief to discuss global tradePresident Donald Trump says the director of the World Trade Organization will visit Washington in the next couple of weeks for talks to resolve the U.S. dispute with the WTO
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FILE - In this Jan. 22, 1972 file photo, British Prime Minister Edward Heath, center, signs the treaty for Britain to join the European Economic Community at the Palais d'Egmont in Brussels, Belgium. Following the Brexit vote in 2016, Britain's membership of what became known as the European Union, is scheduled to end on Jan. 31, 2020.  (AP Photo, File)
Britain's EU Journey: When it signed up, 16 years lateBritain officially leaves the European Union on Jan. 31 after a debilitating political period that has bitterly divided the nation since the 2016 Brexit referendum
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Greek lawmakers applaud during a parliamentary session to vote for the new Greek President, in Athens, on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2019. High court judge Katerina Sakellaropoulou has been elected at Greece's first female president with an overwhelming majority in a parliamentary vote. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Top judge elected as Greece's first female presidentThe head of Greece's top administrative court has been overwhelmingly elected as the country's first female president in a parliamentary vote
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