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Thousands protest in Iraq as deadline for new PM looms

Thousands protest in Iraq as deadline for new PM looms

Thousands of protesters blocked roads and public buildings in southern Iraq Sunday, as the latest deadline for choosing a new prime minister loomed.

Italy sets final six-month deadline for Alitalia rescue

Italy sets final six-month deadline for Alitalia rescue

The Italian government will try to revive its stricken airline Alitalia for another six months but will liquidate the company if the state intervention fails, Industry Minister Stefano Patuanelli said ...

Deadline looms for agreement on Swiss-EU ties

Deadline looms for agreement on Swiss-EU ties

Swiss ties with the European Union, its biggest trading partner, face a critical test this week as Brussels decides whether the two sides have made enough progress on a stalled draft treaty ...