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Dec 17th, 2015
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Addis Ababa , Ethiopia ( VOA News + independent + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The violence-torn Horn of Africa is seeing a fresh wave of repression as Ethiopian authorities crack down on protests by the country’s largest ethnic minority. Students from the Oromo ethnic group in Ethiopia have been protesting ...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 17th, 2015
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Bamako,Mali ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The top U.N. official in Mali said on Thursday he would leave his post after just a year amid what sources said are difficulties implementing a peace deal and improving security in the north of the country. The 10,000-strong MINUSMA force has suffered the ...
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Dec 17th, 2015
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( The Christian Science Monitor + DIPLOMAT.SO) – When the final whistle blew in Mogadishu’s Banadir Stadium on late Thursday afternoon, the winner of one of Somalia’s most popular soccer tournaments was neither of the two football clubs on the field. It was the airwaves. Thou...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 17th, 2015
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Paris, France ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A French court has ordered Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), to face trial over her role in a payout of some 400 million euros ($434 million) to businessman Bernard Tapie, her lawyer said on Thursday. The case, which h...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 17th, 2015
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Brussels , Belgium ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Prime Minister David Cameron will try to end an impasse at talks with European Union leaders on Thursday over his attempts to win better membership terms for Britain before it votes on whether to stay in the bloc. The British leader has characterize...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 17th, 2015
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This article by: Kerry Martin is a freelance writer and an organizer of immigrant communities in Brooklyn for the ArchCare TimeBank. The content of this [report/study/article/publication…] does not reflect the official opinion of the DIPLOMAT NEWS NETWORK. The views expressed in this article are the ...
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Dec 17th, 2015
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Nairobi , Kenya ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The council of East and Central Africa Football Associations [CECAFA] is very much pleased with the football progress in Somalia where the first live screened football match went on successfully today. CECAFA Secretary General, Nicholas Musonye, has written to S...
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Dec 17th, 2015
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Cairo, Egypt ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Spokesperson for the Egyptian Foreign Ministry Ahmed Abu Zeid told reporters on Thursday that the French and Dutch consultancy firms working on Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam were the reason no agreement was reached in the latest talks, MENA reported. ...
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Dec 17th, 2015
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São Paulo, Brazil ( WSJ + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Brazilian judge lifted a temporary ban on Facebook Inc.’s WhatsApp throughout Brazil on Thursday, a day after a different judge ordered the messaging service be blocked for 48 hours. The block, which began at midnight Thursday, had disrupted the lives of...
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Dec 17th, 2015
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London ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Jose Mourinho isn’t special anymore. Widely regarded as one of the world’s best soccer coaches, Chelsea has sacked the Portuguese manager after an awful run of form left the English Premier League champion with no chance of retaining its title. But...