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After GM talks hit impasse, UAW workers to strike as of Sunday night

After GM talks hit impasse, UAW workers to strike as of Sunday night

The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight Sunday ...

North Korea's launches short-range missiles, complicating US attempts to restart talks

North Korea's launches short-range missiles, complicating US attempts to restart talks

North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast on Saturday, the South Korean military said, the latest in a series of launches in recent weeks ...

Trump says talks with Mexico make progress but not enough

Trump says talks with Mexico make progress but not enough

US President Donald Trump said talks with Mexico have so far made progress but more was needed, as he aims to impose tariffs on the southern neighbour next week if more is not done to curb immigration flows.

Sudan opposition rejects offer to reopen talks with military council

Sudan opposition rejects offer to reopen talks with military council

Sudanese opposition groups rejected talks with the Transitional Military Council (TMC) on Wednesday, hours after the interim leaders said they were ready to reopen negotiations.

Kuwait Amir holds talks with PM

Kuwait Amir holds talks with PM

The Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah met HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani at Al Diyafa Palace in Makkah on Thursday.

Talks on Qatar-Japan defence ties

Talks on Qatar-Japan defence ties

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah, who is visiting Japan, met with Japanese Defence Minister Takeshi Iwaya at the Ministry of Defence in Tokyo.

Amir, Kuwait Amir hold talks to strengthen ties

Amir, Kuwait Amir hold talks to strengthen ties

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met on Sunday at Dasman Palace with the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah.

Call for Iran-US talks in either Iraq or Qatar

Call for Iran-US talks in either Iraq or Qatar

A senior Iranian legislator has called for the United States and Iran to hold talks in Iraq or Qatar to defuse tensions amid a US military build-up in the Gulf.

Britain's Brexit talks collapse as May's premiership crumbles

Britain's Brexit talks collapse as May's premiership crumbles

Britain's tumultuous divorce from the European Union was again in disarray on Friday after the opposition Labour Party declared last-ditch talks dead due to Prime Minister Theresa May's crumbling government.

US, Taliban hold new round of talks in Doha

US, Taliban hold new round of talks in Doha

Qatar said on Thursday it welcomed a new round of talks between the United States and Afghan Taliban being held in Doha.

Amir, Botswana president hold talks

Amir, Botswana president hold talks

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held a session of official talks with the President of Botswana Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi at the Amiri Diwan on Monday.

'Libya needs political solution'

'Libya needs political solution'

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani on Thursday affirmed that Qatar and Germany have agreed that political solution is the best way to solve the Libyan issue, and not a military solution.