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Reuters is an international news organization owned by Thomson Reuters. It employs some 2,500 journalists and 600 photojournalists in about 200 locations worldwide. The agency was established in London in 1851 by the German-born Paul Reuter.
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Reuters published this video item, entitled “News Brief: What you need to know on Tuesday, October 27th” – below is their description.
Global Headlines France warns citizens to be cautious as anger seethes in Muslim world over cartoons Armenia says Karabakh forces quit town as U.S.-backed ceasefire appears to fail U.S. warns of threat posed by China, signs military pact with India Vaccines, not spy planes: U.S. misfires in Southeast Asia U.S. special envoy calls for urgent reduction of violence in Afghanistan Elaborate Somali insurgent tax system collects almost as much as government Opposition urges more Belarusians to back strike in face of ‘colossal pressure’ Polish PM warns of ‘massive’ COVID risk from abortion rights protestsReuters YouTube Channel
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