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Northern Daily Leader
Canberra plumber used colleague's passport to flee Australian airport for Turkeyknew he was committing an offence, were "extremely foolish". Douglas was convi
Canberra plumber used colleague's passport to flee Australian airport for Turkey
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
knew he was committing an offence, were "extremely foolish". Douglas was convicted and fined $1000. A spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade would not be drawn on Yavuz's fate and said he was unable to comment on individual... Read more
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The Young Witness
Canberra plumber used colleague's passport to flee Australian airport for Turkeyknew he was committing an offence, were "extremely foolish". Douglas was convi
Canberra plumber used colleague's passport to flee Australian airport for Turkey
The Young Witness / Posted 3 hours ago
knew he was committing an offence, were "extremely foolish". Douglas was convicted and fined $1000. A spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade would not be drawn on Yavuz's fate and said he was unable to comment on individual... Read more
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Canberra Times
ISIS would have targeted Australian cricketersis unlikely to tour there and Pakistan again, at least in the immediate future,
ISIS would have targeted Australian cricketers
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
is unlikely to tour there and Pakistan again, at least in the immediate future, because of safety fears. The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website on Sunday urged potential travellers to Bangladesh to "reconsider your need... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DFA assures envoys on drug warThe Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has stressed the commitment of the Dute
DFA assures envoys on drug war
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 hours ago
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has stressed the commitment of the Duterte administration to combating the drug menace in the country amid concerns by foreign diplomats about the extrajudicial killing of suspects. In a diplomatic briefing... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Kevin Mallon release on bail delayed due to 'lack of ankle tags'to Dublin. Meanwhile, THG is providing full support to Kevin and his family and
Kevin Mallon release on bail delayed due to 'lack of ankle tags'
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
to Dublin. Meanwhile, THG is providing full support to Kevin and his family and will continue to seek to ensure their privacy at this difficult time." The Department of Foreign Affairs says it is continuing to offer consular assistance to Mr Mal... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DFA clarifies PH stand on drug war, sea row to foreign envoysThe Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has raised the seriousness of the admin
DFA clarifies PH stand on drug war, sea row to foreign envoys
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has raised the seriousness of the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte in addressing the drug menace in the country amid concerns from foreign envoys on the rising extrajudicial killings of drug suspects... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra plumber used colleague's passport to flee Australian airport for Turkeyknew he was committing an offence, were "extremely foolish". Douglas was convi
Canberra plumber used colleague's passport to flee Australian airport for Turkey
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
knew he was committing an offence, were "extremely foolish". Douglas was convicted and fined $1000. A spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade would not be drawn on Yavuz's fate and said he was unable to comment on individual... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Kalayaan’ on my mind – The forgotten Tomas Clomaworld.” He named the claimed area “Free Territory of Freedomland.” Further com
‘Kalayaan’ on my mind – The forgotten Tomas Cloma
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
world.” He named the claimed area “Free Territory of Freedomland.” Further communications were made by Atty. Cloma to the Department of Foreign Affairs, mentioning, among others: (i) more expeditions inspecting practically all the major islands in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Minister Flanagan agrees to meet 'extremely concerned' Hickey familyin respect of consular care aspects of Mr. Patrick Hickey's detention in Rio de
Minister Flanagan agrees to meet 'extremely concerned' Hickey family
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
in respect of consular care aspects of Mr. Patrick Hickey's detention in Rio de Janeiro, Minister Flanagan stated: "The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade provides consular care to Irish citizens who have been arrested or detained overseas.... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Minister Flanagan responds to 'extremely concerned' Hickey familyin respect of consular care aspects of Mr. Patrick Hickey's detention in Rio de
Minister Flanagan responds to 'extremely concerned' Hickey family
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
in respect of consular care aspects of Mr. Patrick Hickey's detention in Rio de Janeiro, Minister Flanagan stated: "The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade provides consular care to Irish citizens who have been arrested or detained overseas.... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China to join PH in joint plan of action against illegal drugs tradeare Chinese nationals. He said Zhao promised to work with Philippine authoritie
China to join PH in joint plan of action against illegal drugs trade
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
are Chinese nationals. He said Zhao promised to work with Philippine authorities on the matter. In his letter sent to the Department of Foreign Affairs last Tuesday, Sen. Richard Gordon asked Yasay to send a “vigorous note verbale” to China “to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rio ticket probe: Pat Hickey family 'gravely concerned' - have requested meetings with ministers and Taoiseach Enda KennyJosé Cardoso. The family say they also hope to meet with Taoiseach Enda Kenny
Rio ticket probe: Pat Hickey family 'gravely concerned' - have requested meetings with ministers and Taoiseach Enda Kenny
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
José Cardoso. The family say they also hope to meet with Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD when he returns from holidays. The Department of Foreign Affairs are now considering a response to the family statement, Independent.ie can confirm. They... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Extremely concerned' Hickey family call for Government interventionwent on: “The family is also calling upon Minister Flanagan to immediately issu
'Extremely concerned' Hickey family call for Government intervention
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
went on: “The family is also calling upon Minister Flanagan to immediately issue a statement setting out the steps the Department of Foreign Affairs is taking to object to the manner in which an elderly Irish citizen was arrested and is still... Read more
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RTE News
Family 'gravely concerned' over Hickey detentionhis safety." The family is also calling upon Minister Flanagan to "immediately
Family 'gravely concerned' over Hickey detention
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
his safety." The family is also calling upon Minister Flanagan to "immediately issue a statement setting out the steps the Department of Foreign Affairs is taking to object to the manner in which an elderly Irish citizen was arrested and is still... Read more
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The Manila Times
Canada soon to need thousands of workersCANADA will soon be needing thousands of workers, according to the Department o
Canada soon to need thousands of workers
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
CANADA will soon be needing thousands of workers, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs. Foreign Affairs Assistant Secretary Maria Andrelita Austria reported to Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello 3rd that thousands of jobs will be left... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gordon eyes stronger RP-China cooperation vs illegal drugsgreater heights especially on the issue on the fight against illegal drugs. Go
Gordon eyes stronger RP-China cooperation vs illegal drugs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
greater heights especially on the issue on the fight against illegal drugs. Gordon made the statement as he welcomed the Department of Foreign Affairs’ (DFA) move to prepare a note verbale to be sent to China to ask China’s ambassador to the... Read more
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Spot.ph
Quotes of the Week: Kris Aquino on silence, Liza Soberano on her looks + moreand angry and under these circumstances, we must give a leeway on the part of t
Quotes of the Week: Kris Aquino on silence, Liza Soberano on her looks + more
Spot.ph / Posted 2 days ago
and angry and under these circumstances, we must give a leeway on the part of the President for this kind of reaction.” – Department of Foreign Affairs Sec. Perfecto Yasay on Duterte’s reaction to criticism. If only we could use the same excuse... Read more
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Spot.ph
Quotes of the Week: Kris Aquino on silence, Liza Soberano on her looks + moreand angry and under these circumstances, we must give a leeway on the part of t
Quotes of the Week: Kris Aquino on silence, Liza Soberano on her looks + more
Spot.ph / Posted 2 days ago
and angry and under these circumstances, we must give a leeway on the part of the President for this kind of reaction.” – Department of Foreign Affairs Sec. Perfecto Yasay on Duterte’s reaction to criticism. If only we could use the same excuse... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Coffs local's son witness to earthquake tragedyinfrastructure has been reduced to rubble. Australians trying to find informat
Coffs local's son witness to earthquake tragedy
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
infrastructure has been reduced to rubble. Australians trying to find information about loved ones in Italy can contact the Department of Foreign Affairs' 24-hour centre. In 2009, an earthquake hit the Aquila region killing about... Read more
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Northern Star
Coffs local's son witness to earthquake tragedyinfrastructure has been reduced to rubble. Australians trying to find informat
Coffs local's son witness to earthquake tragedy
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
infrastructure has been reduced to rubble. Australians trying to find information about loved ones in Italy can contact the Department of Foreign Affairs' 24-hour centre. In 2009, an earthquake hit the Aquila region killing about... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Kuwaitfor the same reason of hostile working conditions, but after a few months the D
Kuwait
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
for the same reason of hostile working conditions, but after a few months the Department of Labor and Employment and the Department of Foreign Affairs allowed the redeployment to . Are we that desperate that we would allow our people to be... Read more
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The Manila Times
Pinay stabs 3 in Belgium, is shot by policeA FILIPINO woman who stabbed three persons in Belgium and was shot by police is
Pinay stabs 3 in Belgium, is shot by police
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
A FILIPINO woman who stabbed three persons in Belgium and was shot by police is in a coma, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Thursday. The woman attacked two people on a bus and one at a restaurant in the capital city of Brussels. Police... Read more
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Pilipino Star
1,500 OFWs in Saudi seek repatriation( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 The DSWD team left last week t
1,500 OFWs in Saudi seek repatriation
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 The DSWD team left last week to join the month-long mission of the Department of Foreign Affairs in the Middle East. As of yesterday, the team was able to provide assistance and counseling as... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Ch
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Charles Jose, a spokesman for the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs, told GMA news "including the repatriation of her remains and legal action against the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Ch
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Charles Jose, a spokesman for the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs, told GMA news "including the repatriation of her remains and legal action against the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Ch
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Charles Jose, a spokesman for the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs, told GMA news "including the repatriation of her remains and legal action against the... Read more
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News Mail
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Ch
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Charles Jose, a spokesman for the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs, told GMA news "including the repatriation of her remains and legal action against the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Ch
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Charles Jose, a spokesman for the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs, told GMA news "including the repatriation of her remains and legal action against the... Read more
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Northern Star
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Ch
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Charles Jose, a spokesman for the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs, told GMA news "including the repatriation of her remains and legal action against the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Ch
Maid in Saudi Arabia 'died of rape'
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family," Charles Jose, a spokesman for the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs, told GMA news "including the repatriation of her remains and legal action against the... Read more
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Irish Central
Very first Global Irish Summer Camp looked like a lot of funwas first outlined in Ireland’s first official diaspora policy, published in Ma
Very first Global Irish Summer Camp looked like a lot of fun
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
was first outlined in Ireland’s first official diaspora policy, published in March 2015, and was funded by the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs. All program expenses within Ireland were covered; participants and their families were... Read more
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Sun Star
Filipina who stabbed 3 persons in Brussels now comatosemagbigay ng information pati pangalan (we cannot release any information or her
Filipina who stabbed 3 persons in Brussels now comatose
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
magbigay ng information pati pangalan (we cannot release any information or her name),” Jose told reporters covering the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) in a chance interview. Sketchy reports show that the suspect was shot and injured by... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Filipina allegedly raped by employer dies in Saudi Arabiasyndrome, bilateral hydronephrosis, active hydrocephalus, acute renal failure,
Filipina allegedly raped by employer dies in Saudi Arabia
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
syndrome, bilateral hydronephrosis, active hydrocephalus, acute renal failure, and hematuria.” Earlier this week, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) in the Philippines promised to follow up on the probe into Edloy’s alleged rape. In a... Read more
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Sun Star
No Filipino casualties in Italy quake, says governmenttown was flattened." The officer has encouraged Filipinos in the Philippines t
No Filipino casualties in Italy quake, says government
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
town was flattened." The officer has encouraged Filipinos in the Philippines to call the Philippine Embassy in Rome or the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) in the Philippines for contact numbers and addresses of families and relatives who may be... Read more
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News.com.au
Maid ‘raped by boss’ dies in hospitalwill continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family,” Ch
Maid ‘raped by boss’ dies in hospital
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
will continue to do whatever is necessary for Ms Irma Edloy and her family,” Charles Jose, a spokesman for the Philippines’ Department of Foreign Affairs, told GMA News Online, “including the repatriation of her remains and legal action against the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
With P2b to spend, Digong sets travel plansPASSPORT. President Rodrigo Duterte has his passport taken at the mobile regist
With P2b to spend, Digong sets travel plans
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
PASSPORT. President Rodrigo Duterte has his passport taken at the mobile registration booth set up by the Department of Foreign Affairs in Malacanang. Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman of the opposition questioned the 10-fold increase in... Read more
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Herald.ie
'It was scary for the kids, but they're OK', says Irish bar bossthe tourism track and I'd be very surprised to learn there were any people from
'It was scary for the kids, but they're OK', says Irish bar boss
Herald.ie / Posted 3 days ago
the tourism track and I'd be very surprised to learn there were any people from Ireland living in the area," he said. The Department of Foreign Affairs said it has received no requests for consular assistance following the quake, but staff at the... Read more
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News.com.au
Amatrice was a small town, but proud and beautiful, and now it’s gonethe hashtags #terremoto and #PrayforItaly. The Australian embassy in Rome is w
Amatrice was a small town, but proud and beautiful, and now it’s gone
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
the hashtags #terremoto and #PrayforItaly. The Australian embassy in Rome is working to determine whether any Australians were involved and have urged those trying to find information to contact the Department of Foreign Affairs’ 24-hour... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Using data to better address violence against womenacross Asia-Pacific Bangkok - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Asia-P
Using data to better address violence against women
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
across Asia-Pacific Bangkok - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Asia-Pacific Regional Office and the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) are launching a program that will help countries in the region to measure... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australian and American kidnapped in Kabulcomes days after the Taliban claimed responsibility for an attack on a group of
Australian and American kidnapped in Kabul
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
comes days after the Taliban claimed responsibility for an attack on a group of foreign tourists in the country's west. A Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) confirmed an Australian had been abducted. "The Australian Embassy in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China offers help to go after Chinese drug gangsagencies in this regard,” he said under questioning by Sen. Richard Gordon. He
China offers help to go after Chinese drug gangs
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
agencies in this regard,” he said under questioning by Sen. Richard Gordon. He said he would heed Gordon’s call for the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to send China a note verbale to formally seek Beijing’s explanation on the supply of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN aims to get women to divulge 'most painful secrets' to fight domestic violencewill collect even more. "DEEPEST, MOST PAINFUL SECRETS" The initiative of the
UN aims to get women to divulge 'most painful secrets' to fight domestic violence
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
will collect even more. "DEEPEST, MOST PAINFUL SECRETS" The initiative of the UNFPA Asia-Pacific office and Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade aims to create a network of researchers which understands how to measure violence... Read more
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News.com.au
Embassy checks for Aussies in Italy quakein Rome is making urgent inquires with local authorities to establish whether a
Embassy checks for Aussies in Italy quake
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
in Rome is making urgent inquires with local authorities to establish whether any Australians have been affected," a Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade spokesman said. " If you have any concerns for the welfare of family and friends in... Read more
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Rappler
PH black sand possibly used to build China 'islands' – DFAtold Gordon: "In that particular instance, Mr Chairman, your honor, it is my po
PH black sand possibly used to build China 'islands' – DFA
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
told Gordon: "In that particular instance, Mr Chairman, your honor, it is my position, it's the position of the Department of Foreign Affairs, that that particular activity is in violation of our territorial integrity or sovereignty... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte gets diplomatic passport ahead of ASEAN swingto the Philippines. President Rodrigo Duterte has his passport photo taken at
Duterte gets diplomatic passport ahead of ASEAN swing
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
to the Philippines. President Rodrigo Duterte has his passport photo taken at the mobile registration booth set up by the Department of Foreign Affairs in Malacañan's Study Room on Aug. 23, 2016. PPD/Rey Baniquet Although Duterte said he is not... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No report of Filipinos affected by Italy quake—DFATHE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Wednesday said it has not received r
No report of Filipinos affected by Italy quake—DFA
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Wednesday said it has not received reports of Filipinos affected by the powerful quake that struck central Italy. READ: Italy earthquake toll climbs: at least 18 dead In a text message, DFA spokesperson... Read more
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Rappler
Philippines summons China envoy amid war on drugsand we are sending a note verbale to precisely pursue this on a more aggressive
Philippines summons China envoy amid war on drugs
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
and we are sending a note verbale to precisely pursue this on a more aggressive note." Gordon earlier requested the Department of Foreign Affairs to send China "a vigorous note verbale…to raise the level of dialogue and cooperation" in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tourists warned to stay away from southern Thailand after bomb blastshould avoid southern Thailand, including Pattani, where a low-level Islamic in
Tourists warned to stay away from southern Thailand after bomb blast
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
should avoid southern Thailand, including Pattani, where a low-level Islamic insurgency has simmered for decades. 'The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has long advised Australians not to travel to Thailand’s four southernmost provinces... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Pacific women's network agrees on work planthe conclusion of the meeting – organised every four years by the Fiji Women’s
Pacific women's network agrees on work plan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
the conclusion of the meeting – organised every four years by the Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre and funded by Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade – the participants agreed that because of the scale and breadth of the work that... Read more
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News.com.au
No Australians affected by Thai bombingstravellers have been advised not to go to Yala, Pattani, Narathiwat and Songkhl
No Australians affected by Thai bombings
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
travellers have been advised not to go to Yala, Pattani, Narathiwat and Songkhla because of the very high risk. "The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has long advised Australians not to travel to Thailand's four southernmost provinces... Read more
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