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Ethiopian prime minister escapes grenade attack at rally, several wounded 10:50 GMT

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia's new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed escaped a grenade attack on Saturday at a rally in the capital although scores of people were wounded, officials and witnesses said.  Full Article

 
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Saudi women gear up for new freedom as driving ban ends 12:11 GMT 

RIYADH (Reuters) - Women will hit the roads in Saudi Arabia on Sunday with the lifting of the world's last ban on female drivers, long seen as an emblem of women's repression in the conservative kingdom.  Full Article  

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Pentagon indefinitely suspends some training exercises with South Korea 08:44 GMT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea have agreed to indefinitely suspend two exchange programme training exercises, the Pentagon said on Friday, in the aftermath of the summit earlier this month between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.  Full Article  

 
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