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Asian stocks slip as Trump warns of horrors to come

SINGAPORE/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Asian equities fell for a second session on Thursday, after a dire warning about the U.S. coronavirus death toll had investors looking to the safety of dollars and bonds and bracing for more bad news from U.S. jobless figures. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 1.2%. Japan’s Nikkei […]

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Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in U.S. after Trump-Putin call

By Andrew Osborn, Polina Devitt and Steve Holland MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russia sent the United States medical equipment on Wednesday to help fight the coronavirus pandemic, a public relations coup for Russian President Vladimir Putin after he discussed the crisis with U.S. President Donald Trump. Trump, struggling to fill shortages of ventilators and personal protective […]

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Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear flies to U.S. after Trump-Putin call

By Andrew Osborn, Polina Devitt and Steve Holland MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russia is sending the United States medical equipment to help fight the coronavirus pandemic, a public relations coup for Russian President Vladimir Putin after he discussed the crisis with U.S. President Donald Trump. Trump, struggling to fill shortages of ventilators and personal protective equipment, […]

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