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Friday, August 12, 2022

Senator hails U.S. ban on UK firm that sold to Iran

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of the Senate Banking Committee on Monday hailed a Commerce Department decision to suspend the export privileges of a British company that had illegally shipped three U.S.-made aircraft to Iran and was preparing to send it three more.

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U.S. supports Turkey’s fight against PKK-official

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Vice President Dick Cheney on Monday told Turkey that the United States supported its fight against Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq, but wanted to ensure it did not add to political tensions in Iraq, a senior U.S. administration official said.

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Cheney says Hamas-Fatah deal unlikely

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Vice President Dick Cheney said on Monday he did not believe Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas would agree to reconcile with Hamas until the Islamist group gave up control of the Gaza Strip.

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Detroit’s mayor indicted in sex scandal

DETROIT (Reuters) – Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was charged with perjury, obstruction of justice and official misconduct on Monday stemming from a sex scandal and the prominent Democrat’s handling of an $8.4 million settlement of a whistle-blower lawsuit against the city.

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Fred Thompson heads back to Hollywood

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Former Republican presidential hopeful Fred Thompson is returning to his career as an actor and signed a deal to be represented by the William Morris Agency, the talent group said on Monday.

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