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By Tajuddin
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Sep 9th, 2015
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Washington ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – Earlier today, the co-chairs of the Congressional Somalia Caucus, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) and Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN), were joined by 16 members of Congress in sending a letter to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew and National Security Advisor Susan Rice urging for the Ad...
By Tajuddin
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Sep 9th, 2015
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Mogadishu ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today highlighted the Federal Government’s ongoing work to reform the national security sector. “Securing the peace of Somalia is the most critical task ahead of this government,” the President sai...
By Tajuddin
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Sep 9th, 2015
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Kigali , Rwanda ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Rwanda’s Supreme Court has said it will hear a case on whether the country’s President Paul Kagame should be allowed to run for a third term as leader. The move on Wednesday came after parliament voted to change the constitution and lifted...
By Tajuddin
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Sep 9th, 2015
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Addis Ababa ( ENA + DIPLOMAT.SO) – As published today (Wednesday,September 09) by the Ethiopian News Agency, the Ethiopian government is looking for a large investment in the industry and the extraction of gas from areas in the Somali region, which enjoys semi-autonomy under the Ethiopian feder...
By Tajuddin
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Sep 9th, 2015
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Nairobi, Kenya ( AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Heroic freedom fighter or iron-fisted dictator, Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki’s divisive rule over the Horn of Africa nation is strong as ever, over two decades since taking power. But his rule has been challenged by the monthly flood of refugees ...
By Tajuddin
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Sep 9th, 2015
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Moscow, Russia (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Russian forces have begun participating in military operations in Syria in support of government troops, three Lebanese sources familiar with the political and military situation there said on Wednesday. The sources, speaking to Reuters on condition they...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Sep 9th, 2015
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Mogadishu ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Government of the Federal Republic of Somalia welcomes with great enthusiasm the announcement of the commencement of operations of the United States Mission to Somalia. As H.E. President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and H.E. Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke c...
By Tajuddin
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Sep 9th, 2015
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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America ( NBC News + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The National Transportation Safety Board will investigate the engine failure that caused an intense fire on a British Airways Boeing 777 as it prepared for takeoff in Las Vegas, sending 20 passengers to the hospital. Passen...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Sep 9th, 2015
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Washington (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.S. stock index futures rose sharply on Wednesday as positive comments from Chinese officials kept alive hopes of further stimulus measures for the economy calmed investors. * China’s Ministry of Finance said the government will strengthen fiscal poli...
By Tajuddin
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Sep 9th, 2015
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This article by: Tom Engelhardt a co-founder of the American Empire Project and the author of The United States of Fear as well as a history of the Cold War, The End of Victory Culture. The content of this [report/study/article/publication…] does not reflect the official opinion of the DIPLOMAT NEWS ...