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-- THURS., DEC., 07 -- (Open) Trying to solve the 'Irish border issue' as part of the Brexit Talks...THESE ARE YOUR 'WORLD HEADLINES'...FROM ABC NEWS... (Body) Can a solution be found and quickly? ...British Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson... (JOHNSON) The U-K is trying to settle the issue before E-U leaders meet - next week. Germany's center-left 'Social Democrats' have agreed to open talks with Chancellor Merkel's 'conservatives' on whether to renew their 'governing coalition.' Liberia's supreme court has cleared the way for the presidential run-off to go forward, saying there was not enough evidence to support 'allegations of fraud.' AND...French President Macron and thousands of fans are expected to pay tribute to the late French rock star 'Johnny Hallyday' on Saturday...as his funeral procession weaves through Paris. I'M TOM RIVERS...AT THE 'ABC NEWS' 'FOREIGN DESK'...IN LONDON...