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FILE  - In this Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 file photo, Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak, left, and Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia attend a news conference after a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, at their headquarters in Vienna, Austria.  OPEC and key non-OPEC oil producers are near their target of taking 1.8 million barrels of crude a day off global markets less than two months after agreeing to do so in efforts to push up the price of crude, Russia's energy minister said Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. Novak's upbeat comments to reporters came at the end of the first meeting of a joint OPEC-non-OPEC committee set up to monitor compliance to the Dec. 10 agreement. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, FIle)
OPEC, allies says production cuts ahead of scheduleOPEC and key non-OPEC oil producers seeking to push up the price of crude by cutting production say participants appear to be exceeding pledges to reduce output
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A relative of one of the students involved in Saturday's bus crash talks to media in Verona, Italy, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. Police say 16 people died when a bus of Hungarian school students returning home from France crashed into the side of a highway near Verona. Thirty-nine people survived. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
Hungarian official: Bus crash victim IDs could take daysHungary's foreign minister says it could take days to officially identify the 16 people killed when a bus carrying Hungarian students returning from a ski trip burst into a fireball after crashing in Italy
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Some thousands march during a protest against the government's proposal to pardon thousands of prisoners, in Bucharest, Romania, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017.  Some thousands marched through the streets of the Romanian capital and other cities to protest against the pardon of prisoners which critics say could weaken the anti-corruption fight. (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru)
10,000 protest Romania government plans to pardon prisonersThousands have marched through the streets of the Romanian capital and other cities to protest a government proposal to pardon thousands of prisoners which critics say could weaken the anti-corruption fight
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Ballot papers are displayed during the first round of the French left's presidential primaries, ahead of the 2017 presidential election, in Lille, Sunday, Jan 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)
French voters choosing left-wing presidential nomineeFrench left-wing voters cast ballots Sunday in a presidential primary aimed at producing a candidate strong enough to confront formidable conservative and nationalist rivals in the April-May general election
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British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks on the third day of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
British leader to meet with Trump to discuss trade, NATOBritish Prime Minister Theresa May says she will discuss free trade and the importance of the NATO military alliance when she meets President Donald Trump in Washington on Friday
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FILE - In this file photo dated Monday, Dec. 4, 1989,  a Trident II missile launched by the U.S. Navy during a performance evaluation from the submerged submarine USS Tennessee in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Cape Canaveral in Titusville, Fla., USA. According to Britain's Sunday Times newspaper published Sunday Jan. 22, 2017, an unarmed nuclear test missile fired by a British submarine off the coast of Florida in 2016,  misfired and the failure was allegedly covered up ahead of a debate in Parliament on the future of the Trident missile system. British Prime Minister Theresa May has refused to say whether she knew about the reported failure. (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin, FILE)
Missile failure off Florida? British leader won't sayBritain's prime minister has refused to say whether she knew about an unarmed nuclear missile that reportedly failed when it was test-fired off Florida's coast last year
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Heavy wind, rain and snowstorms hit Spain, force evacuationsSpain's east coast is being hit with heavy wind gusts and rainstorms that have resulted in closed ports and evacuations in many towns
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Glance at Socialist Party primary candidatesGlance at Socialist Party primary candidates
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Spanish police announce arrests in cultural artifacts ringSpanish police say 75 people have been arrested and more than 3,500 stolen artifacts and pieces of art seized in a joint operation with 17 other European countries that dismantled an international cultural goods trafficking ring
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In this undated photo released Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, rescuers work in the area of the avalanche-hit Rigopiano hotel, central Italy.  After two days huddled in freezing cold, tons of snow surrounding them in the wreckage of the avalanche-demolished hotel, survivors greeted their rescuers Friday as "angels." Among the 10 people pulled out alive was a plucky 6-year-old who just wanted her favorite cookies. (Corpo Nazionale Soccorso Alpino e Speleologico/The National Alpine Cliff and Cave Rescue Corps (CNSAS) via AP)
Italy rescuers say ice thwarts manual search of buried hotelRescuers digging through an Italian hotel buried by an avalanche reported hearing no signs of life Sunday from the 24 people still missing inside and appealed for equipment to help them reach air pockets that might be sustaining more survivors
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Alleged French IS recruiter charged after 4 years in SyriaA 23-year-old French man whom international authorities allege was a leading recruiter for the Islamic State group has been arrested and given preliminary terrorism charges in France
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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, center, reads a book called 'The word of father' as he attends a congress of United Russia Party in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. Medvedev says sanctions on Russia are set to remain in place "for a long time" despite expectations the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president will lead to a thaw in relations between Washington and Moscow. (Dmitry Astakhov/Sputnik, Government Pool Photo via AP)
Russia PM calls idea US will lift sanctions soon 'illusion'Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says the west's sanctions on Russia are set to remain in place "for a long time" despite expectations Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president will lead to warmer relations between Washington and Moscow
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German Foreign Minister: Trump's election marks new eraGerman Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier says U.S. President Donald Trump's election marks the end of an era, and Berlin will move quickly to secure "close and trusting trans-Atlantic cooperation based on common values" with the new administration
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2 US soldiers hurt in ammunition truck accident in PolandPoland's Defense Ministry says two U.S. soldiers have been hurt in an Army truck accident in southwestern Poland
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New Bulgaria president pledges post to continuity, democracyRumen Radev has assumed office as Bulgaria's new president after an inauguration ceremony in front of the landmark Alexander Nevski cathedral in Sofia
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