BBC英语新闻: 委内瑞拉政府将与反对派联盟开启政治对话

来源:BBC 2019-02-12

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Donald Trump's running mate, x, says the FBI's investigation into newly-discovered emails said to be linked Hillary Clinton shows that she is a risky choice for president. But Mrs. Clinton's campaign manager said the FBI Director should explain why he took the unprecedented step of announcing review just days before the election.

Up to 200,000 people in Central Italy are facing a night coping with the effects of the fourth earthquake there since August. The President of the x Region said the numbers needing help had risen tenfold. Powerful aftershocks were still bringing down masonry. Residents in one of the worst-hit towns, x, said they were too frightened to stay.

Saudi Arabia says that earlier this month it thwarted a plan to bomb an international football match in x. Officials said they also followed a second plot to kill police officers which they say was directed by a leader of the Islamic State group in Syria.

El Salvatore's former president, x, has been arrested on suspicion of embezzling millions of dollars of public funds. Six former officials in his former government were also arrested. Mr. x held office from 2004 to 2009.

The Venezuelan government is due to hold talks with the opposition for the first time this year to try to settle the country's deep political crisis. The discussions are likely to be fraught with disagreements.

There have been large-scale protests in several cities in Morocco, after a fish seller was crushed to death in a rubbish truck, as he tried to retrieve fish confiscated by police. The death of x on Friday prompted anger on social media against official abuse.

And thousands of people have held a silent march in the Romanian capital, x, to mark the first anniversary of a fire at a night club which killed 64 people. The blaze prompted the prime minister to resign amid widespread public anger about corruption.

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