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Oct 15th, 2016
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Abuja, Nigeria ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari did not take kindly Friday to reports his wife may not support his re-election: The first lady’s place is the kitchen, he said. Buhari’s blatantly sexist remark came during a Berlin news conference with o...
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Oct 11th, 2016
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel signaled support for protesters demanding wider freedoms in Ethiopia during a visit to the country on Tuesday, saying “a vibrant civil society is part and parcel of a developing country.” After meeting with Prime Minister Hai...
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Oct 11th, 2016
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting Ethiopia, where her meeting on Tuesday with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn is expected to focus on the country’s newly declared state of emergency and other issues including migration. This East A...
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Jul 21st, 2016
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Berlin, Germany (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Britain will maintain close economic relations with Germany despite its intention to exit the European Union (EU), Britain’s new Prime Minister Theresa May said Wednesday during her visit to Germany. “Of course, our relations will change, but...
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Apr 25th, 2016
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Hanover, Germany ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday he would do whatever he could to advance a controversial trade deal with the European Union in his last eight months in office, but warned that time was running short. Obama has pushed to complete two trade a...
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Jan 12th, 2016
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Ankara, Turkey ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The suicide bomb attack in Istanbul Tuesday morning that killed 10 people, including several Germans will not deter Turkish security forces from pursuing their ongoing counter-terrorism efforts, Turkish premier has said. Addressing a press confer...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 25th, 2015
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Athens , Greece ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) -A woman and two young children drowned, and seven more people were missing, after an inflatable dinghy carrying dozens of migrants from Turkey hit rocks near the Greek island of Lesbos, Greek authorities said on Sunday as fears rose of more deaths amid worse...
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Feb 9th, 2015
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Washington ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.S. President Barack Obama, confirmed Monday that his administration is weighing the possibility of sending arms to Ukraine to help the country beat back Russian-backed separatists, if diplomacy fails. The comments came during a joint press conference with Germ...
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Feb 7th, 2015
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Munich ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Ukraine’s beleaguered president appealed to Western leaders in Munich on Saturday for political, economic and military support against Russian-backed rebels, but Germany and the United States appeared divided over whether providing arms to Kiev would deter the...
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Feb 6th, 2015
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Moscow ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and the leaders of France and Germany began talks Friday on a new proposal for ending the fighting in eastern Ukraine. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande brought a proposal to Moscow a day after di...