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By Tajuddin
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Oct 16th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has today demanded the immediate release of a journalists’ leader Abdi Adan Guled who was arrested last night by the National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA) at his workplace, and the union says the act...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 16th, 2016
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Ankara, Turkey ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkey will not allow terrorist organizations to enter Mosul, Iraq, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday. “We will not allow Mosul to be given to either Daesh or other terrorist organizations,” Erdogan told a ceremony in the B...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 16th, 2016
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Kinshasa, DR Congo ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Democratic Republic of Congo’s ruling coalition and other smaller parties have agreed to delay next month’s elections to April 2018 – a move that will anger opposition groups who have accused the president of trying to cling onto p...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 16th, 2016
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Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Troops of India and Pakistan Sunday exchanged heavy fire and targeted each other’s positions on Line of Control (LoC), dividing Kashmir, officials said. The firing happened in Nowshera sector of frontier Rajouri district, some 2...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Oct 16th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenya Airways has cancelled five flights to African destinations and delayed one as a strike by its staff members entered its third day on Sunday, leaving hundreds of passengers stranded in Nairobi, Kenya. The airline has cancelled flights to Mozambique&#...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 16th, 2016
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Kuwait ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah, dissolved the parliament Sunday, paving the way for holding early election. In a decree published by the official KUNA news agency, the emir cited “regional developments” and “security challenges” for d...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Oct 16th, 2016
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — The Ethiopian government has unveiled stringent rules for its state of emergency which the opposition says is meant to curb a wave of protests, sometimes deadly, in the Oromia region and other areas. Hundreds have been killed in anti-government protests in t...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 16th, 2016
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New Delhi, India (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least 24 people were killed and dozens injured Saturday during stampede at a religious gathering in northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, officials said. The stampede took place at Maliviya bridge, locally called Rajghat bridge, over river Ganga in...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 16th, 2016
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Benaulim, India (AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday a rising tide of protectionism and anti-globalisation was endangering the world economy’s still fragile recovery as BRICS leaders vowed to forge closer business and trade ties. At a summit in the Indian tourist...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Oct 16th, 2016
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Saudi-led coalition declared responsibility of deadly hotel bombing in Yemen, blaming miscommunication and promising revision of airstrike procedures and compensation of victims, Saudi Press Agency reported. The announcement came as part of the ...

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