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By Tajuddin
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Aug 14th, 2016
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London ( Daily Mail + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A British teenager has told of how she was forced at gunpoint in Pakistan to marry her cousin before being raped everyday for three years. Tabassan Khan, who has been given a new name to protect her identity was 15 and living with her aunt in Doncaster when ...
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Aug 14th, 2016
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Mo Farah has become the first British athlete to win three Olympic golds on the track after retaining his 10,000m title in Rio. Cyclist Laura Trott also made history on day eight of the Games, becoming the first British woman to win three gold ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 21st, 2016
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London ( Washingtonpost + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Gaunt and frail, his organs succumbing to the cruelly destructive power of radioactive poisoning, Alexander Litvinenko lay in a London hospital bed in November 2006 and identified the man responsible for his impending demise: Vladimir Putin. Nearly a decade la...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Dec 5th, 2015
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Beirut, Lebanon ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – British bombers made their second round of strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria late on Friday, again hitting oil fields, the Ministry of Defence said on Saturday. It said Tornado and Typhoon warplanes from Britain’s air base in Akrotiri, Cy...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 19th, 2015
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Ankara, Turkey (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — The Iraq director of an organization promoting journalism in conflict zones has been found dead in unexplained circumstances at Istanbul’s main airport, colleagues and British officials said Monday. Friends and co-workers of Jacqueline Sutton called for an urgent i...
By Tajuddin
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May 28th, 2015
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Washington ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The French ambassador to the United States said Tuesday he did not believe the major powers and Iran would agree to a nuclear deal by a June 30 deadline and that, due to the complicated nature of the negotiations, the process could have a somewhat “f...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 3rd, 2014
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Beirut (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Islamic State militants fighting in Iraq and Syria released a video on Friday that purported to show the beheading of a man it identified as British citizen Alan Henning. The footage on YouTube, which was linked to on pro-Islamic State Twitter feeds, showed a ma...
By Tajuddin
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Sep 25th, 2014
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London ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – British middleweight Chris Eubank Jr has insisted that he won’t be rushed into signing a contract to fight European champion Billy Joe Saunders. Saunders and promoter Frank Warren had earlier stated that Eubank must pen a deal to face the former Olympian at London&...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Sep 14th, 2014
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London (Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO)- British Prime Minister David Cameron said today that the brutal beheading of a British aid worker by the terror group ISIS, which follows the execution of two American journalists, showed exactly why the U.K. needed to work to destroy the organization, “the embo...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Sep 12th, 2014
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Nairobi (DIPLOMAT.SO)- The United States, European Union, and United Kingdom Welcome Security Advances by Joint AMISOM and Somali Security Forces to Liberate Jalalaqsi, Bulo Mareer, and Kurtunwaray. United States Representative for Somalia James P. McAnulty, European Union Ambassador Michele Cervone ...