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Mar 25th, 2020
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Addis Ababa (Diplomat.so + FBC) – The Federal Attorney General announced that 4,010 inmates will be granted pardon to prevent spread of COVID-19 in prisons. The decision was made after the President approved the list presented by the board of pardon, said Attorney General Adanech Abiebie. Pardo...
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Mar 7th, 2020
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Brussels (Diplomat.so) – We recall the downing of Flight MH17 over the east of Ukraine on the 17 July 2014. This tragedy caused the death of 298 innocent civilians of 17 different nationalities. The start of the criminal trial on 9 March marks an important milestone towards establishing the tru...
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Mar 7th, 2020
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Washington (Diplomat.so) – The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of the United States of America and the Russia Federation on the occasion of the signing of the U.S.-Taliban Agreement on February 29 in Qatar. The Representatives of the United States of America and ...
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Mar 6th, 2020
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Brussels (Diplomat.so) – The EU Ministers of Foreign Affairs met today for an extraordinary Council meeting to discuss the crisis in Idlib and the situation at the EU external borders with Turkey. While acknowledging the increased migratory burden and risks Turkey is facing on its territory and...
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Feb 16th, 2020
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Dakar (Diplomat.so) – US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Senegalese President Macky Sall in Dakar, Senegal. Secretary Pompeo and President Sall discussed ways to deepen the bilateral trade relationship and to promote mutually beneficial investment. The Secretary and the Pres...
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Feb 10th, 2020
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Washington (Diplomat.so) – According to a news release today at the US State Department, Special Representative for Syria Engagement and Special Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Ambassador James Jeffrey, joined by Special Envoy for Syria Joel Rayburn, departs today on travel to Tur...
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Feb 6th, 2020
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Washington (Diplomat.so) – US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama in Washington. Secretary Pompeo and Prime Minister Rama discussed shared priorities during Albania’s 2020 Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe. T...
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Feb 6th, 2020
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Brussels (Diplomat.so) – According to a press release issued by the European Union that the EU is ensuring that tap water across the EU is safe to drink. Today, member states’ ambassadors meeting in the Council’s Permanent Representatives Committee (Coreper) confirmed the provisional agreement ...
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Jan 23rd, 2020
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Khartoum (ENA + Diplomat.so) – Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan started talks in Khartoum to draft a deal on the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) filling and operations.  The three nations agreed, following a meeting in Washington DC, that the mega dam on the River Nile should be filled in stage...
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Jan 23rd, 2020
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Rio de Janeiro (CPJ+ Diplomat.so)–Brazilian authorities should immediately drop charges against Intercept Brasil co-founder and editor Glenn Greenwald and refrain from prosecuting journalists for their communication with sources, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. On January 21, F...