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By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Apr 25th, 2016
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Tehran, Iran ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – South African President Jacob Zuma arrived in Iran on Sunday to strengthen political, trade and investment ties after crippling international sanctions against the Islamic Republic were lifted earlier this year, his office said. South Africa is hoping to ...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Apr 23rd, 2016
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Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United States will buy heavy water from Iran’s nuclear program and expects it to be delivered within weeks, U.S. officials said on Friday, a move that Republican lawmakers quickly criticized. The U.S. Department of Energy, or DOE, will buy 32 metr...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Mar 9th, 2016
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Tehran,Iran ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) test-fired two ballistic missiles on Wednesday that it said were designed to be able to hit Israel, defying U.S. criticism of similar tests carried out the previous day. State television showed footage...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 28th, 2016
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This article by: Graham E. Fuller is a former senior CIA official, author of numerous books on the Muslim World; his latest book is Breaking Faith: A novel of espionage and an American’s crisis of conscience in Pakistan. (Amazon, Kindle) grahamefuller.com The content of this [report/study/article/pub...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Feb 1st, 2016
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Paris, France (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – France called on the U.S. to lift the economic embargo against Cuba during a historic state visit Monday by the Caribbean island’s president aimed at boosting economic relations between Havana and Paris. Raul Castro’s trip comes after a breakthroug...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Jan 27th, 2016
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Rome, Italy ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – An imposing equestrian statue of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius dominated the room where Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani met on Monday. But Rouhani could not admire some of the other masterpieces at Rome’s wor...
By Tajuddin
In OPINION
Jan 25th, 2016
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This article by: Juan Cole is the Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History and director of the Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies at the University of Michigan. The content of this [report/study/article/publication…] does not reflect the official opinion of the DIPLOMAT NE...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 25th, 2016
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Beijing , China ( Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Chinese President Xi Jinping has returned to Beijing after completing his three-nation tour of the Middle East. President Xi Jinping’s first foreign tour of the new year brought him to three countries in five days. Saudi Arabia — on the Gulf...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 23rd, 2016
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia ( Arabnews + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Saudi Arabia is leading the fight against terrorism and Muslims around the world should unite and defend the culture of Islam, Somali Foreign Minister Abdusalam Hadliye Omer has said. In an interview with Arab News on the sidelines of the emergen...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 23rd, 2016
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Thursday that the Saudi Arabia-led anti-terror international coalition would not have combat forces. Cavusoglu said that once it was spoken about a military coalition, “operations come to every...