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By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 4th, 2016
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Bamako, Mali ( AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A UN peacekeeper was killed and eight others injured on Monday in an attack on their camp in northeastern Mali near the Algerian border, the United Nations said. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned the four coordinated assaults targeting the UN mission...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 1st, 2016
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Juba, South Sudan ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations on Friday said about 100,000 people were trapped and facing an increasingly dire situation in the besieged South Sudanese town of Yei after fleeing violence that included targeted killings and mutilations. More than 30,000 p...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Mar 7th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – An Australian Navy ship has seized a huge cache of weapons near Oman’s coast from a fishing vessel bound for Somalia, the navy said on Monday, exposing a possible violation of a U.N. Security Council arms embargo. The United Nations has a decades-...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Mar 1st, 2016
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Asmara, Eritrea ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Europe’s migration crisis and the conflict in Yemen have created opportunities for Eritrea to draw closer to the European Union and Gulf Arab states, offering the poor Horn of Africa nation the chance to end isolation it blames on U.N. sanctions....
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
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 TOP STORY
Feb 28th, 2016
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Djibouti (Capitalfm + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on the international community to allocate adequate resources to the military operations in Somalia. The President said for the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to achieve the strategic objective of stabili...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Feb 28th, 2016
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Beirut, Lebanon (Reuters + SOMALIAONE.NET) – A Syrian rebel commander said on Saturday that government shelling had stopped in some parts of Syria but continued elsewhere in what he described as a violation of a cessation of hostilities agreement. The ceasefire agreement entered into force at m...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Feb 24th, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey (DIPLOMAT.SO) – A high-profile event on women, peace and security on the opening day of the third ministerial High-Level Partnership Forum (HLPF) asserted the rights of Somali women to become protagonists in the politics, security and state-building agenda of their country. The feder...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 24th, 2016
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Istanbul,Turkey (DIPLOMAT.SO) – A high-profile event spotlighting the aspirations and challenges facing Somali youth was held on the first day of the High-Level Partnership Forum (HLPF). Titled ‘Investing In Somali Youth,’ the event was co-hosted by the Somali Ministry of Youth & Sports and the ...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Jan 31st, 2016
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New York ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A report released on Friday by the United Nations panel of experts accuses Israeli government of supplying South Sudanese government with high-tech communications interception equipment. The report say Israel keeps exporting modern spy devices to South Sudan...