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Russia declines Japanese dog diplomacy ahead of summit 04:03 GMT

TOKYO (Reuters) - Russia appears to have snubbed a Japanese attempt at puppy-love diplomacy by declining a gift of a dog for President Vladimir Putin at a summit next week with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.  Full Article

Guatemalans burn Trump effigies to scatter evil spirits Friday, 9 Dec 2016 

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Revelers in Guatemala set ablaze cardboard representations of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump wearing devil horns during a traditional ceremony, "La Quema del Diablo", or the Burning of the Devil, held ahead of Christmas every year.  Full Article  

South African motor bike crash victim found alive in morgue Friday, 9 Dec 2016 

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A South African motorcyclist declared dead at the scene of an accident was found alive in a morgue fridge the next day when his family went to identify his body, but he died later in hospital.  Full Article  

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