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Oct 31st, 2019
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Baghdad (Diplomat.so) – The Islamic State (IS) said on Thursday it had appointed Sheikh Abu Ibrahim Al-Hashimi Al-Qurashi as successor to Abubakr Al-Baghdadi.Abu Hamza Al-Qurashi was also appointed spokesman for the organization. The group confirmed the death of its leader Abubakr Al-Baghdadi i...
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Oct 31st, 2019
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Bangkok (Diplomat.so) – Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy Security, and the Environment Keith Krach travels to Bangkok, Thailand, for the Indo-Pacific Business Forum (IPBF) on November 4. On November 4, Under Secretary Krach will represent the U.S. Department of State at the ...
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Aug 2nd, 2018
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Asmara (DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Eritrean Information Ministry has called on the UN Security Council to review the sanctions imposed on Eritrea for years, in a press release issued today. This is the text of the press release In a meeting with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on 9 July this mont...
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Aug 1st, 2018
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Nairobi (DIPLOMAT.SO) – In 2013, The United Nations General Assembly designated 30 of July as the World Day against Trafficking in Persons. People Trafficking and modern-day slavery is a global issue affecting most of the countries worldwide, therefore, the United Nations organize the World Day...
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Jun 30th, 2017
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Abidjan, Ivory Coast (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations closed its peacekeeping mission in Ivory Coast on Friday after 13 years during which it ushered the West African nation through a political crisis to elections and played a decisive role in the 2011 civil war. Despite a rapid pos...
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Jun 30th, 2017
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Crans-Montana, Switzerland (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO)- United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres arrived Crans-Montana Friday in a bid to push forward the ongoing peace talks on the reunification of Cyprus. The UN chief is supposed to meet in the Swiss Alpine town with participants of the co...
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Jun 30th, 2017
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Beirut, Lebanon (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Five suicide bombers attacked Lebanese soldiers as they raided two Syrian refugee camps in the Arsal area at the border with Syria on Friday and a sixth militant threw a hand grenade at a patrol, the army said. The army said seven soldiers were wounded ...
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Jun 30th, 2017
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Washington (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – President Donald Trump on Friday will discuss North Korea and trade with South Korea’s new leader, whose pro-engagement stance toward the North could clash with the U.S. administration’s intent to crank up sanctions. Trump welcomed South Korean President Moon Jae...
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Jun 29th, 2017
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Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – President Donald Trump’s temporary ban on people from six predominantly Muslim countries and all refugees entering the United States is finally scheduled to take effect later on Thursday, but in a scaled-back form that still allows in some travelers. ...
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Dec 24th, 2016
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Paris, France ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Europe’s open borders symbolize liberty and forward thinking — but they increasingly look like the continent’s Achilles’ heel. Europe’s No. 1 terrorism suspect crossed at least two borders this week despite an international manhunt, an...