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By Tajuddin
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Sep 30th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said Mogadishu, with military support from African Union’s peacekeeping forces, had managed to reduce the threat from the al-Shabaab terrorist group. In an exclusive interview conducted by Anadolu Agency...
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Jul 30th, 2016
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New York (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council authorized on Friday the deployment of up to 228 U.N. police to Burundi to monitor the security and human rights situation in the East African country, though four of the 15 members abstained from the vote. More than 450 peo...
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Jan 31st, 2016
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Damascus, Syria ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) — A double suicide bombing killed at least 45 people and wounded dozens more near a Shiite shrine south of Damascus, the Syrian capital, state television reported Sunday. The Sayeda Zeinab shrine, in what was once a busy market area, has been a major symbol t...
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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
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Jan 23rd, 2016
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New York ( UN News Centre + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council condemned in the strongest terms today’s attack in Mogadishu perpetrated by Al-Shabaab, “which has resulted in a number of deaths and injuries of innocent civilians going about their daily lives.” In a press statemen...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 22nd, 2016
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Bujumbura, Burundi ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council met with Burundi’s president on Friday to push for peace talks and an international force to quell worsening political violence, but U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power said little was achieved. The meeting came ...
By Tajuddin
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Nov 2nd, 2015
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New York ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council today condemned “in the strongest terms” the attacks carried out today against the Sahafi hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia by Al-Shabaab, resulting in a number of deaths and injuries. “The members of the Security Council expressed their d...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 23rd, 2015
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New York ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – Strongly condemning the resurgence of deadly violence across the Central African Republic (CAR), the United Nations Security Council today reinvigorated its sanctions against those individuals implicated in the country’s ongoing sectarian tensions which have pushed it ...
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Nov 13th, 2014
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New York ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council is expressing concern and strongly encouraging leaders in Lebanon to show “urgency and flexibility” in choosing a president, as the country has been without a head of state since May. The current council president, A...
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Nov 7th, 2014
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Sanaa ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council imposed targeted sanctions on Friday on Yemen’s former President Ali Abdullah Saleh and two senior Houthi rebel leaders for threatening the peace and stability of the country and obstructing the political process. Lithu...