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NICOSIA, Cyprus | Egypt: no one should obstruct use of east Med resources

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Egypt’s parliamentary speaker says closer cooperation between his country, Cyprus and Greece in areas including energy is a clear answer to any other country trying to obstruct the exploitation of natural resources in the Mediterranean, including natural gas. Ali Abdel-Aal didn’t specify which country he was referring to. But Cypriot counterpart … Continue reading NICOSIA, Cyprus | Egypt: no one should obstruct use of east Med resources

COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Sweden looks set to end deadlock, keep Lofven as premier

COPENHAGEN, Denmark  —Jan 16, 2019— A left-wing party in Sweden said Wednesday it won’t oppose caretaker Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in attempting to form a center-left, minority government after a four-month deadlock to form a coalition. Two center-right parties already have agreed to abstain from voting against Lofven, who then can form a Social Democrat-led … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Sweden looks set to end deadlock, keep Lofven as premier