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  • The government of Tonga reveals a proposal to trade the disputed Minerva Reefs to Fiji in exchange for the Lau Group of islands, in an effort to settle a decades old territorial dispute between the two Pacific countries. (Fiji Times)
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  • Roche Holding AG says that its US-based Genentech subsidiary will purchase American biotechnology company Seragon Pharmaceuticals, Inc for up to $1.725 billion in cash and contingency payments. (AP)
  • At least 70 asylum seekers drown at sea after their boat sinks off the coast of Sicily with 27 rescued. (BBC)
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  • Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair agrees to become Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi's economic adviser as part of a program funded by the United Arab Emirates. (The Guardian)
  • South Korea reports that North Korea fired two short range missiles into the Pacific Ocean from the coastal city of Wonsan. (AP)
  • A Danish ship carrying hundreds of tons of Syrian chemical weapons arrives in the Italian port of Gioia Tauro prior to a rendezvous with an American ship that will destroy the weapons at sea. (AP)
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  • The United States imposes a record $9 billion fine on BNP Paribas for helping clients bypass sanctions against Cuba, Iran, and Sudan. The bank is also barred from certain US dollar dominated transactions for one year. (Reuters)
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  • Floods in Paraguay force the evacuation of 200,000 people. (BBC)
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