Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Feb. 11

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HOUSTON -- Three people were shot Monday morning inside a Walmart in the U.S. state of Arkansas, and one suspect was killed by police.

According to local media reports, two police officers were among the injured in the shooting in Forrest City, about 150 km northeast of Little Rock, the capital city of Arkansas. (US-Arkansas-Shooting)

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WASHINGTON -- The White House said on Monday that President Donald Trump will pay a two-day visit to India in late February, his first trip to the South Asian country since his presidency.

Trump, accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump, will visit India on February 24-25, during which they will travel to New Delhi and Ahmedabad, a city in Indian Prime Minister Modi's home state of Gujarat, said the White House in a statement. (US-India-Trump)

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BERLIN -- The leader of Germany's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, announced on Monday that she is not planning to run for the country's chancellorship and will resign as the party's leader.

The separation of the role of chancellor and party leader has weakened the party at a time when Germany is "dependent on a strong CDU," Kramp-Karrenbauer said. (Germany-Kramp-Karrenbauer-Chancellorship)

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ISTANBUL -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey would never allow U.S. so-called "Deal of the Century" to threaten peace in the region, the state-run Anadolu agency reported Monday.

Erdogan made the remarks in a written message he sent to the Third Conference of the Inter-parliamentary Jerusalem Platform in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia's capital. (Turkey-Mideast) Enditem

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