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China’s Xi at G20 says World Economy at Risk, Warns Against Protectionism

By Kevin Yao and Kiyoshi Takenaka HANGZHOU, China, Sept 4  – The global economy is being threatened by rising protectionism and risks from highly leveraged financial markets, Chinese President Xi Jinping said at the open of a two-day summit of leaders from G20 nations. His warning on Sunday followed bilateral talks with Barack Obama that

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Germany’s Merkel has “Constructive” Bilateral Meeting with Erdogan

HANGZHOU, China, Sept 4 – German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed bilateral relations with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan before the start of the G20 summit in China, their first meeting since the failed July 15 coup, a German government spokesman said. Already strained ties worsened after the coup attempt, when Ankara complained that Berlin had not

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