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Apr 25th, 2016
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kingston,Jamaica (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness on Saturday vowed to fight crime after three people were shot and killed overnight. Police said two gunmen stormed into a shop in the major city of Montego Bay and started shooting. Three men inside the shop were s...
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Apr 25th, 2016
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New York , United States of America (AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The UN Security Council echoed international condemnation Sunday of a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) test by North Korea, while US President Barack Obama dismissed Pyongyang’s offer of a nuclear moratorium. Saturday...
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Apr 25th, 2016
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Bujumbura, Burundi ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO ) – A Burundian army officer who had been captured by a rebel group last month was handed back to his unit on Saturday, the International Committee of the Red Cross said. At least three armed rebel groups have emerged since a political crisis erupted i...
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Apr 23rd, 2016
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Quito,Ecuador (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The death toll for the earthquake which rocked Ecuador on April 16 has reached 602, the Secretariat of Risk Management announced on Friday afternoon. The latest figure also register 12,492 wounded, 130 missing, 26,091 people in shelters, 113 people rescued...
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Apr 15th, 2016
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Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Nigeria has made progress in combating Boko Haram although the Islamist militant group is still a threat, the White House said on Thursday, adding that the United States has assisted Nigerian authorities working to secure the release of schoolgirls kidnappe...
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Mar 11th, 2016
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Addis Ababa,Ethiopia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, commends the United Nations (UN) Security Council for designating the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) and its leader, Joseph Kony, as of 7 March 2016, as subjec...
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Mar 11th, 2016
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Washington (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO)- The Pentagon confirmed on Thursday that intelligence from a captured Islamic State (IS) chemical weapons expert had led to U.S.-led coalition airstrikes against the extremist group’s chemical weapons production facilities. Calling Sulayman Dawud al-Bakkar, als...
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Mar 11th, 2016
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New York ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Islamic State has greatly expanded its control over territory in Libya and the militants are claiming to be the key defense for the North African state against foreign military intervention, United Nations sanctions monitors said. In their annual report to th...
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Mar 9th, 2016
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Lashkar Gah,Helmand province, Afghanistan (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least eight persons were killed after Taliban gunmen attacked government offices in Gereshk district of southern Afghanistan’s province of Helmand on Wednesday, an official said. “The gunbattle started roughly at ...
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Mar 9th, 2016
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Harare,Zimbabwe (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe agreed to major reforms including compensation for evicted white farmers and a big reduction in public sector wages as the government tries to woo back international lenders, the finance minister said. The econom...

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