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By Tajuddin
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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...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Abuja, Nigeria ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The wife of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says she may not back her husband at the next election unless he shakes up his government. Aisha Buhari, who has never held political office but joined her husband on the campaign trail last year, told the...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 26th, 2016
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Geneva, Switzerland ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency today appealed to donors for an additional $115.4 million to fund the voluntary return and reintegration of Somali refugees from Dadaab refugee camp, Kenya. Funding is also required for relocation of refugees from Dadaab to Kakum...
By Tajuddin
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May 30th, 2016
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Geneva, Switzerland (DIPLOMAT.SO) – A high-level trade union delegation from Somalia, headed by Omar Faruk Osman, General Secretary of the Federation of Somali Trade Unions (FESTU) had arrived in Geneva, Switzerland to attend the 105th session of the International Labour Conference, which start...
By Tajuddin
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Apr 23rd, 2016
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Geneva, Switzerland (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said on Friday that Syrian talks aiming to broker a political end to the conflict will continue next week despite Syria’s main opposition High Negotiations Committee (HNC) delegation pulling out of ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Mar 9th, 2016
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Abuja, Nigeria ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Nigeria and Switzerland have signed an agreement that paves the way for the return of more than $300 million confiscated from the family of the Nigeria’s former military ruler, Sani Abacha, the office of Nigeria’s vice president said on Tues...
By Tajuddin
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Mar 1st, 2016
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Geneva ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Lutfi Elvan has called on the United Nations to categorize the PKK and its Syrian affiliate the PYD as terrorist groups. “We called on the UN to recognize the PKK and the PYD as terrorist organizations. The PYD is linked to ...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Jan 25th, 2016
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Davos, Switzerland ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The darling of the Davos political and financial elite, Christine Lagarde has a second term at the helm of the International Monetary Fund sewn up just days after nominations opened, despite facing possible trial in France. The former French finance...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 23rd, 2016
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Ottawa, Canada ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Five people were killed and two critically injured in a school shooting in a remote part of Saskatchewan on Friday and a male suspect was in custody, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and police said. Trudeau did not give a motivation for the shoot...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Jan 22nd, 2016
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Davos, Switzerland ( ENA + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn conferred with the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on the sidelines of World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on ways of boosting bilateral ties. The leaders agreed to enhance the bilateral rel...