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European powers urge Iran to release British-flagged tanker

European powers urge Iran to release British-flagged tanker

European powers urged Iran to release a British-flagged tanker it seized in the Strait of Hormuz in what Britain called a "dangerous" move, warning its ships to avoid the strategic waterway.

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European powers urge Iran to release British-flagged tanker Trump says US not seeking 'regime change' in Iran Workers recover hundreds of bodies from Syrian mass grave EU holds Iran nuclear crisis talks as Tehran issues fresh threats UK says seized Iranian oil tanker could be released Israel threatens 'crushing' response to any Hezbollah strike

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European powers urge Iran to release British-flagged tanker Germany marks 75th anniversary of plot to kill Hitler Macron vows to help restart Serbia-Kosovo dialogue EU holds Iran nuclear crisis talks as Tehran issues fresh threats UK says seized Iranian oil tanker could be released Britain sending destroyer to Gulf amid Iranian threats

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Hunger on the rise worldwide as 821 million affected, says UN North Korea says US 'hell-bent' on sanctions despite Trump-Kim meet Trump becomes 1st sitting US leader to enter North Korea China says Trump, Xi reach trade truce G20 summit lays bare growing climate change division Huge crowds march in Hong Kong, piling pressure on leader

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Hunger on the rise worldwide as 821 million affected, says UN Over 600 people test HIV positive in Pakistan city India's PM Modi wins historic general election victory

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