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Protests sweep Lebanon for a second day

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Protesters across Lebanon blocked roads with burning tires on Friday and marched in Beirut for a second day in demonstrations targeting the government over an economic crisis. In Lebanon’s biggest protest in years, thousands of people gathered outside the government headquarters in central Beirut on Thursday evening, forcing the cabinet to backtrack […]

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METALS-Copper dips on bleak China data

(Recasts, updates prices) By Mai Nguyen SINGAPORE, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Copper prices gave up earlier gains to trade lower on Friday as disappointing data from China showed the impact of the protracted U.S-China war on its economy, but easing trade tensions and hopes of a soft Brexit cushioned losses. China’s economic growth slowed slightly […]

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