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By Tajuddin
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Washington ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s announcement Wednesday that he will not seek the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination has given a further boost to resurgent frontrunner Hillary Rodham Clinton and clarified her terms of engagement with Bernie Sanders, wh...
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Moscow , Russia ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Russian President Vladimir Putin used a rare visit to Moscow by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to talk up the Kremlin’s potential to help broker a political settlement to the crisis as he tried to show the West Russia has become a major player ...
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The pilot of a U.S. Marine fighter jet was killed on Wednesday when it crashed on farmland after taking off from a U.S. Air Force (USAF) base in eastern England, officials said. The U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet, belonging to the Marine Attack Fighter Squ...
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United States of America plans to raise Iran’s recent missile test in the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday, U.N. diplomats said, after Washington declared that the launch had violated a U.N. ban on ballistic missile tests by Tehran. Ir...
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Ottawa , Canada ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Canadian Liberal prime minister designate Justin Trudeau has confirmed that Canada will withdraw its fighter jets from the US-led mission against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. In his first news conference following the sweeping majority Liberal vic...
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalgen said Saudi Arabian investors could benefit more by engaging in Ethiopia’s agricultural sector. Upon his arrival at Riyadh, was welcomed by Muhammad bin Naif bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince,...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Manila, Philippines ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Two Chinese diplomats were killed Wednesday, and a third was wounded, in a shooting at a restaurant in the central Philippine city of Cebu, the authorities in Manila said. The diplomats were having a birthday lunch at the Lighthouse Restaurant aro...
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Nairobi , Kenya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) -The UN refugee agency said Wednesday it’s seeking 500 million U.S. dollars from donors for the voluntary return of Somali refugees from camps in Kenya. Since December 2014, Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has helped 5,300 refugees ...
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Nairobi , Kenya ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – AT least 700 Kenyans have quietly returned home after quitting al Shabaab and the Islamic State in Somalia, a report says. The 36-page report, titled ‘Socio-economic and Survey of Kenya’, was prepared by the International Organization for Migration, t...
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Oct 21st, 2015
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Brezice, Slovenia ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Led by riot police on horseback, thousands of weary migrants marched across western Balkans borderlands as far as the eye could see Tuesday as authorities cautiously lowered barriers and intensified efforts to cope with a human tide unseen in Europe since...