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Jul 23rd, 2016
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Kabul, Afghanistan ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Twin explosions tore through a demonstration by members of Afghanistan’s mainly Shi’ite Hazara minority in Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 80 people and wounding more than 230 in a suicide attack claimed by Islamic State. Graphic tel...
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Jul 22nd, 2016
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New Delhi, India ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – An Indian air force plane carrying 29 people went missing on Friday on a flight to a remote island chain in the Bay of Bengal, the Defence Ministry said. The Russian-made AN-32 was on its way to Port Blair, the capital of India’s Andaman and Nic...
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Jul 22nd, 2016
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Kampala, Uganda (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Thursday said over 10,000 people from the troubled South Sudan have fled into neigbouring Uganda in the last two days. In a statement issued here, UNCHR said a total of 7,000 and 3,200 refugees from South Sud...
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Jul 22nd, 2016
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Tokyo, Japan ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Japan’s government filed a new lawsuit against Okinawa’s governor Friday, resurrecting a long-running feud over plans to relocate a United States military base within the southern prefecture. Okinawa and Tokyo have been trying to undermine each oth...
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Jul 22nd, 2016
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Tripoli, Libya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Libyan officials said on Thursday that French warplanes have bombed sites just outside of eastern Benghazi, killing 16 militants. The bombing forced the militants to retreat to nearby Edjabia, according to the officials. The French government on Wednesday...
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Jul 21st, 2016
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Bamako, Mali (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Mali on Wednesday extended a state of emergency for another 10 days as the African country is still plagued by sporadic armed attacks, local media reported. The decision was made by the country’s council of ministers after the latest terrorist attack ...
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Jul 21st, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to a report issued by Human rights Watch – Kenyan security forces have forcibly disappeared at least 34 people in the past two years during abusive counterterrorism operations in Nairobi and in northeastern Kenya, Human Rights Watch said in a report rel...
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Jul 21st, 2016
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Djibouti ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Djibouti’s air force held a ceremony on 15 July to mark the arrival of two new Harbin Y-12 light transport aircraft. “The acquisition of this new equipment will help increase the operational potential of the Djibouti Armed Forces (FAD),” th...
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Jul 21st, 2016
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Rome, Italy ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The bodies of 21 women and one man were found on a rubber dinghy adrift near the Libyan coast on Wednesday, just hours after they had set sail for Italy, humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said. An MSF ship patrolling the central Mediterrane...
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Jul 19th, 2016
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Ankara, Turkey ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday strongly rejected claims that a recent coup attempt was staged. “Unfortunately, that is only misinformation. How can you plan such a thing? How can you allow so many civilians to lose their lives? Ho...
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