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WORLD News List

Prayut accepts nomination as PM candidate for Thai general election

BANGKOK, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Friday accepted the nomination by the Palang Pracharath Party as its candidate for prime minister in the upcoming general election.

S Korea, US to sign defence cost deal Sunday - source

SEOUL, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- South Korea and the United States (US) will sign a preliminary deal this weekend on splitting the costs of their military alliance, Yonhap news agency reported, quoting a diplomatic source Friday.

Ethiopia: ex-official pleads not guilty to fomenting ethnic violence

ADDIS ABABA, Feb 8 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) -- A former Ethiopian administrator pleaded not guilty to charges of instigating ethnic violence in an eastern region, where a government investigation found authorities presided over a litany of crimes including beheadings, torture, and mass rape.

Uruguay meeting on Venezuelan crisis seeks "peaceful solution" - EU envoy

MONTEVIDEO, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- Thirteen countries and the European Union (EU) gathered in Montevideo on Thursday to promote a "peaceful and democratic solution" to the Venezuelan crisis, Xinhua news agency quoted an EU senior diplomat as saying.

Toll in Brazil dam disaster rises to 157 dead, 182 missing

SAO PAULO, Feb 8 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) -- The toll from a dam collapse at a mine in southeast Brazil’s Minas Gerais state has risen to 157 deaths after nearly two weeks of searches, with 182 missing, authorities said.

193 Bangladeshis found locked up in house in Sumatra

JAKARTA, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- Indonesian authorities discovered a total of 193 Bangladeshis locked up in a house on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting  local media late Thursday.

Venezuela crisis: aid lorries stuck in Colombia border city

CUCUTA (COLOMBIA), Feb 8 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) -- The first lorries with US humanitarian aid for Venezuela have arrived in the Colombian border city of Cúcuta.