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iol.co.za
Zim cuts retirement age as cash runs outhave not gone down significantly as the value of the rand decreased by about 35
Zim cuts retirement age as cash runs out
iol.co.za / Posted 16 hours ago
have not gone down significantly as the value of the rand decreased by about 35 percent in the last year. “We won't be putting money back into the banks now as there is no point,” said the food exporter in despair. Independent Forei... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Mexican officials offer IDs to some in USthey still needed official documents to prove their identity to federal immigra
Mexican officials offer IDs to some in US
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
they still needed official documents to prove their identity to federal immigration authorities. The Mexican government’s foreign service jumped at the opportunity to help, asking its consular network to issue protective passports to its citizens... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinton 'used Blackberry to send emails as she's clueless about PCs'thorn in the side of colleagues. She even refused to use a government-provided
Clinton 'used Blackberry to send emails as she's clueless about PCs'
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
thorn in the side of colleagues. She even refused to use a government-provided BlackBerry Lewis A. Lukens, who has been a foreign service officer at the State Department for 27 years, admitted that Clinton didn't use a password to protect her PC... Read more
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The Hindu
Italy paid fishermen’s families: Fabianthat we met after a gap of few years. Subsequently, we met in his hotel in Thir
Italy paid fishermen’s families: Fabian
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
that we met after a gap of few years. Subsequently, we met in his hotel in Thiruvananthapuram in the presence of two foreign service officers of Italy,” Mr. Fabian said revealing for the first time the negotiations that Mr. Mistura undertook... Read more
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Zero Hedge
First "Shocking" Deposition In Clinton Email Case Reveals She Did Not Use A PasswordAbedin, as well as top State Department official Patrick Kennedy, and former St
First "Shocking" Deposition In Clinton Email Case Reveals She Did Not Use A Password
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Abedin, as well as top State Department official Patrick Kennedy, and former State IT employee Bryan Pagliano. I’ve been a Foreign Service officer for 27 years. I've served in Southern China; in the Ivory Coast; in Sydney, Australia; in Dublin,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Mexican officials are giving IDs to some in USthey still needed official documents to prove their identity to federal immigra
How Mexican officials are giving IDs to some in US
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
they still needed official documents to prove their identity to federal immigration authorities. The Mexican government's foreign service jumped at the opportunity to help, asking its consular network to issue protective passports to its citizens... Read more
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CBC.ca
Kevin Vickers's bravery less valued in discreet world of diplomacy: Chris Hallon a number of things.'Greater degree of scrutiny' First, how will the Irish g
Kevin Vickers's bravery less valued in discreet world of diplomacy: Chris Hall
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
on a number of things.'Greater degree of scrutiny' First, how will the Irish government react? The view among a number of foreign service officers is that it's highly unlikely there will be any formal protest. Vickers, they point out, was at the... Read more
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Breitbart
Former State Department Official: I Saw Hillary Use Non-Secure Blackberry on Foreign Tripswhich was non-secure, both at the Department and on foreign trips during her te
Former State Department Official: I Saw Hillary Use Non-Secure Blackberry on Foreign Trips
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
which was non-secure, both at the Department and on foreign trips during her tenure as Secretary of State. Veteran Foreign Service officer Lewis Alan Lukens served as deputy executive secretary at the State Department for the majority of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Embassies at risk from Chinese hackersin Denmark, Hungry and Colombia in February this year. The hackers also targete
Embassies at risk from Chinese hackers
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
in Denmark, Hungry and Colombia in February this year. The hackers also targeted the email addresses, dsfsi@nic.in, the Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and chumarpost@gmail.com, possibly related to the Chumar military post... Read more
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Gulf News
Clinton’s 8 transgressions“never demonstrated to them that her private server or mobile device met minimu
Clinton’s 8 transgressions
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
“never demonstrated to them that her private server or mobile device met minimum security requirements” specified by Foreign Service and cybersecurity guidelines. Clinton received a classified briefing about cybersecurity risks and was warned... Read more
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Slate
Should We Be Worried About a Merger Between ISIS and al-Qaida?in the future’s cards, the movement as a whole remains strong—and dangerous. D
Should We Be Worried About a Merger Between ISIS and al-Qaida?
Slate / Posted 3 days ago
in the future’s cards, the movement as a whole remains strong—and dangerous. Daniel Byman is a professor in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and the research director of the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Clinton faulted on emails by State Department audit"never demonstrated to them that her private server or mobile device met minimu
Clinton faulted on emails by State Department audit
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
"never demonstrated to them that her private server or mobile device met minimum security requirements" specified by Foreign Service and cybersecurity guidelines. Clinton received a classified briefing about cybersecurity risks and was warned... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Obama addresses climate change, urges freedom of expression as Vietnam visit ends — The Medina County Gazettethe event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family memb
Obama addresses climate change, urges freedom of expression as Vietnam visit ends — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Obama addresses climate change, urges freedom of expression as Vietnam visit endsthe event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family memb
Obama addresses climate change, urges freedom of expression as Vietnam visit ends
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changethe event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family memb
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
President Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
President Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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Reuters
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libyaextend through Africa," a British parliamentary report said this month. Alain
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libya
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
extend through Africa," a British parliamentary report said this month. Alain Le Roy, the secretary general of the EU's foreign service, defended the Sophia mission, saying that more than 80 traffickers had been arrested and up to 200 boats... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libyaextend through Africa," a British parliamentary report said this month. Alain
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libya
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
extend through Africa," a British parliamentary report said this month. Alain Le Roy, the secretary general of the EU's foreign service, defended the Sophia mission, saying that more than 80 traffickers had been arrested and up to 200 boats... Read more
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The Star
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libyaextend through Africa," a British parliamentary report said this month. Alain
Germany, France hold back NATO, EU ambitions in Libya
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
extend through Africa," a British parliamentary report said this month. Alain Le Roy, the secretary general of the EU's foreign service, defended the Sophia mission, saying that more than 80 traffickers had been arrested and up to 200 boats... Read more
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ABC News
Obama Fields Most Colorful Town Hall Yet in Vietnamsteps." He reassured the audience "things are going to be ok. I promise!" Earl
Obama Fields Most Colorful Town Hall Yet in Vietnam
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
steps." He reassured the audience "things are going to be ok. I promise!" Earlier in the day, the president met with seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. embassy in Saigon during the 1975 evacuation. The town hall in the city... Read more
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NBC Miami
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC Miami / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC Connecticut / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC New York
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC New York / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC Washington
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC Washington / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate ChangeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama Urges Vietnam Youth to Tackle Climate Change
NBC San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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CTV News
Obama urges Vietnamese youth to tackle climate changeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama urges Vietnamese youth to tackle climate change
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon - the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeObama met privately at the US Consulate with staff and family members. The Whit
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the US Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the US Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh City... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeObama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The Wh
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
Obama met privately at the U.S. Consulate with staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon - the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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The China Post
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeBefore the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and fami
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
Before the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon -- the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changethe event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family memb
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon - the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changethe event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family memb
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 4 days ago
the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon - the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changethe event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family memb
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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USA Today
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changethe event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family memb
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Obama to wrap up trip to Vietnam by talking to young leadersthe event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family memb
Obama to wrap up trip to Vietnam by talking to young leaders
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
the event, Obama met privately at the U.S. consulate with staff and family members. The meeting also included seven Foreign Service nationals who served at the U.S. Embassy during the evacuation of Saigon — the former name for Ho Chi Minh... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Honor and Remember at Vergennes Memorial Day parade and ceremonyit,” Jaeger says. Soon after the signing of the surrender, he was released from
Honor and Remember at Vergennes Memorial Day parade and ceremony
The Addison County Independent / Posted 5 days ago
it,” Jaeger says. Soon after the signing of the surrender, he was released from the Army and eventually joined the U.S. Foreign Service as an officer. The services will conclude with a moment of silence. The local unit of the Vermont Army... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
16-Day Egypt Trade Fair Opens At Ymca Gym - Ambassador Calls for Improved TradeLiberians the wide range of products that they need to know we produce in Egypt
16-Day Egypt Trade Fair Opens At Ymca Gym - Ambassador Calls for Improved Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Liberians the wide range of products that they need to know we produce in Egypt," Eldakak said. Mr. Lassanah A. Keita, a Foreign Service officer, and former Charge d'Affairs at the Liberian Embassy in Cairo, said the objective of the trade fair... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Serve With Unwavering CommitmentForeign Minister Marjon V. Kamara is urging newly commissioned Foreign Service
Serve With Unwavering Commitment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Foreign Minister Marjon V. Kamara is urging newly commissioned Foreign Service Officers to serve at their respective missions with unwavering commitment, integrity, honesty and dignity. According to a Foreign Ministry release, Minister Kamara... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Intel Vets Urge Fast Report on Clinton's Emailslittle or nothing to do with the overriding imperative to protect classified in
Intel Vets Urge Fast Report on Clinton's Emails
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
little or nothing to do with the overriding imperative to protect classified information. As intelligence, military, and foreign service professionals, we are highly aware not only of that compelling need, but also of the accompanying necessity... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's Central Asia dreams to set sail from ChabaharMinistry of Foreign Affairs What it does: Seeks to promote policy dialogue, en
India's Central Asia dreams to set sail from Chabahar
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Ministry of Foreign Affairs What it does: Seeks to promote policy dialogue, encourage new mechanisms between think tanks Foreign Service Institute, MEA, and the School of International Relations, Iran’s MoFA What it does: To enhance cooperation... Read more
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dna
Chabahar port: India to build 500 km rail line on southern coast of Iran as part of transit corridor to AfghanistanMoU was signed between School for International Relations of the Ministry of Fo
Chabahar port: India to build 500 km rail line on southern coast of Iran as part of transit corridor to Afghanistan
dna / Posted 6 days ago
MoU was signed between School for International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran and the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) of India. Also, an executive protocol was inked between the Ministry of Science, Research... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Five reasons Europe would miss the UKthat has a naturally global outlook," says Techau, "but also one of the real di
Five reasons Europe would miss the UK
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
that has a naturally global outlook," says Techau, "but also one of the real diplomatic heavyweights within the EU -- big foreign service, traditionally strong abroad, a potent military power in the European context as well." London has 123... Read more
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USA Today
Trump fails the Hiroshima test: Nicholas BurnsBurnsis a Harvard professor and former under secretary of State who served pres
Trump fails the Hiroshima test: Nicholas Burns
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Burnsis a Harvard professor and former under secretary of State who served presidents of both parties in his Foreign Service career. Currently a visiting fellow at Stanford, he is an adviser to Hillary Clinton's campaign. In addition... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB-India connection brings research, educational opportunities to studentsthe U.S. and Canada. “Ultimately, I think my interests lie in serving the glob
UB-India connection brings research, educational opportunities to students
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 6 days ago
the U.S. and Canada. “Ultimately, I think my interests lie in serving the global community. My dream is to work for the Foreign Service, but those jobs are tough to get. Winning this scholarship, however, makes that dream more attainable. “In... Read more
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