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KUSI News San Diego
Man stuck in Rancho Bernardo palm tree rescuedUSS Rafael Peralta, is every bit of a die-hard defender of our nation just as t
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
USS Rafael Peralta, is every bit of a die-hard defender of our nation just as the man whose name adorns its sides. US Department of State warns travelers of tainted alcohol in MexicoUS Department of State warns travelers of tainted alcohol... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
USS Rafael Peralta, is every bit of a die-hard defender of our nation just as the man whose name
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 3 hours ago
, is every bit of a die-hard defender of our nation just as the man whose name adorns its sides. US Department of State warns travelers of tainted alcohol in MexicoUS Department of State warns travelers of tainted alcohol... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Promises to Hunt Down, Punish Human TraffickersNAPTIP, Julie Okah-Donli, disclosed that Nigeria was downgraded from Tier two t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
NAPTIP, Julie Okah-Donli, disclosed that Nigeria was downgraded from Tier two to Tier two watch lists in June 2017 by the US Department of State Trafficking in persons report. The implication, she said, is that government should be up and doing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Gives U.S.$1,7 Million to Fight Wildlife Traffickingby using the same kind of combined effort. "That is why today, I am pleased to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
by using the same kind of combined effort. "That is why today, I am pleased to announce a N$23,4 million grant from the US department of state aimed specifically at combatting wildlife trafficking in Namibia," he noted. Shifeta said it is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Russia Warns Its Citizens on Kenya's Electionthe instructions of local authorities," it says. The Canadian government updat
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the instructions of local authorities," it says. The Canadian government updated its travel instructions on July 13. The US Department of State had by Tuesday not updated its travel advisory, which was last revised in April. However, a message on... Read more
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New Kerala
Defenshield Awarded National Stock Numbers for Its Most Popular Lifesaving Products - newkerala news #257227a veteran-owned, SBA-certified small business, specializing in the engineering
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
a veteran-owned, SBA-certified small business, specializing in the engineering and development of the most capable NIJ and US Department of State certified bullet, blast, and fragment resistant equipment and furniture in the global market. Uses... Read more
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BBC News
US 'may send arms' to Ukraine, says new envoyjust north of rebel-held Donetsk. Three Ukrainian troops also died earlier whe
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
just north of rebel-held Donetsk. Three Ukrainian troops also died earlier when a mine blew up, the military said. The US Department of State called it "the deadliest one-day period in 2017" in the eastern Ukraine conflict. Letting "gorgeous"... Read more
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BBC News
Poland court reforms: Hungary vows 'solidarity' as bill approvedcontinued to pursue legislation that appears to undermine judicial independence
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
continued to pursue legislation that appears to undermine judicial independence and weaken the rule of law in Poland," the US Department of State said in a statement. "Poland is a close ally of the United States, and a strong and healthy democracy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Terrorist targetcountries with the highest number of terrorist attacks in 2016. The annual “Co
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
countries with the highest number of terrorist attacks in 2016. The annual “Country Reports on Terrorism” prepared by the US Department of State, released last Wednesday, noted that 55 percent of the 11,072 terrorist attacks worldwide last year... Read more
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BBC News
Five Ukraine troops die in fierce clash with Donetsk rebelsjust north of rebel-held Donetsk. Three Ukrainian troops died earlier when a m
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
just north of rebel-held Donetsk. Three Ukrainian troops died earlier when a mine blew up, the military said. The US Department of State called it "the deadliest one-day period in 2017" in the eastern Ukraine conflict. In a video tweet on... Read more
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BBC News
Murdered girl's family beg for US visa to attend funeralbig sister, Kenish, has been denied a visa to enter the country from Jamaica to
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
big sister, Kenish, has been denied a visa to enter the country from Jamaica to attend the funeral. A spokesman for the US Department of State would not confirm the status of their visas, citing confidentiality. "All visa applications are... Read more
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The Manila Times
Del Rosario anti-China ‘think tank’ allied with US lobby group, and backed by Philex Salim/MVPAsia should disclose to the public answers to just three questions: Does Bower
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
Asia should disclose to the public answers to just three questions: Does BowerGroup Asia have research contracts with the US Department of State and the Pentagon regarding the South China Sea dispute? As partner of BowerGroup Asia, will ADRI get... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria, Four Others On U.S. 2016 Terror Reportdue to terrorist attacks took place in five countries - Iraq, Afghanistan, Syri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
due to terrorist attacks took place in five countries - Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, Nigeria and Pakistan. According to the US Department of State, the report provided it with an annual Congressionally-mandated assessment of trends and events in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Oil-Rich Rivers State Safer Than Lagos, Kano & 3 Others As Its Governor Claimed?to the "security of lives and property" in Port Harcourt. But in its latest ad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
to the "security of lives and property" in Port Harcourt. But in its latest advisory published in April 2017, the US department of state warned its citizens against travelling to 15 Nigerian states, including Rivers and Kaduna, citing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Albright avoids remarks that will provoke Duterteis the first woman to become US secretary of state, serving in the Clinton admi
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
is the first woman to become US secretary of state, serving in the Clinton administration from 1997 to 2001. Before working at the US Department of State, she was US permanent representative to the United Nations, serving from... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US warns citizens against travel to Mindanao amid Marawi crisiscitizens to be very cautious in their travel plans to Mindanao amid the martial
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
citizens to be very cautious in their travel plans to Mindanao amid the martial law declaration and the Marawi crisis. The US Department of State released the advisory on Monday, almost two months after the Marawi siege broke. The travel warning... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
US hearing set on drug warof [them] into Mania Bay and fatten all the fish there.” In the Country Report
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
of [them] into Mania Bay and fatten all the fish there.” In the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2016, the US Department of State raised concerns on the increasing deaths over the last year. It cited statistics from the Philippine... Read more
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Newsmax
Congo Attack: US Journalist Found Alive, 5 Park Rangers Killedreported kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been found safe,
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
reported kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been found safe," the official told the news service. "The US Department of State has no higher priority than the protection of U.S. citizens overseas." Pacifique Keta, vice governor... Read more
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Daily Mirror
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi 'ALIVE' despite reports he had been killedal-Qaeda on "steroids", he said.Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is reportedly alive after
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
al-Qaeda on "steroids", he said.Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is reportedly alive after hiding from security services (Image: US DEPARTMENT OF STATE)Read More The future leaders of Islamic State were expected to be intelligence officers who served... Read more
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BBC News
Iran jails US national for 10 years for spyingon Sunday. He said the decision was taken by an Iranian court, without giving
BBC News / Posted 10 days ago
on Sunday. He said the decision was taken by an Iranian court, without giving any further details. In a statement, the US Department of State did not refer to any specific person but called on Iranian authorities to release all foreign citizens... Read more
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International Business Times
China-born American jailed for 10 years in Iran for spying said Xiyue Wang was jailed for being 'an infiltrating American agent' - File ph
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
said Xiyue Wang was jailed for being 'an infiltrating American agent' - File photoREUTERS/Stringer Meanwhile, the US Department of State without mentioning any specific person, has called on Iran to release all foreign citizens it is... Read more
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Daily Mail
5 Congo rangers dead; US journalist found alive in NE Congoreported kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been found safe,
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
reported kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been found safe,' a State Department official said. 'The US Department of State has no higher priority than the protection of US citizens overseas. Due to privacy considerations, we... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte acknowledges US, China aid in Marawi siegethrough media … with the admonition and criticizing me,” he said. “So, I just
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
through media … with the admonition and criticizing me,” he said. “So, I just let it pass. It’s the media. But then, the US Department of State and then the spokesperson of their presidential office criticized me and castigated me. I fought... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Delay On Sanctions Decision Leaves Sudanese in Limbocan continue to be an effective partner with the US in safety and security in t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
can continue to be an effective partner with the US in safety and security in the region." In a January 2017 report, the US Department of State agreed, saying Sudan had made "significant progress" in each of the five areas in the period leading... Read more
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Aljazeera
US delay on sanctions decision leaves Sudanese in limbocan continue to be an effective partner with the US in safety and security in t
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
can continue to be an effective partner with the US in safety and security in the region." In a January 2017 report, the US Department of State agreed, saying Sudan had made "significant progress" in each of the five areas in the period leading... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Govt Report Urges Govt to Investigate, Convict Traffickersgovernment officials on such procedures, and ensures that victims are detained
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
government officials on such procedures, and ensures that victims are detained before they are referred to services. The US Department of State report states that The Gambia Government does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Artist Nyamarebvu Invited to U.S. Cultural Exchangecollaborative programme in the United States this September. The programme, du
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
collaborative programme in the United States this September. The programme, dubbed One Beat and coordinated by the US Department of State Culture, will also feature 25 other artists from across the globe. In an interview with New... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Afro-folk artist Munya off to the UScollaborative programme in the United States this September. The programme, du
New Zimbabwe / Posted 15 days ago
collaborative programme in the United States this September. The programme, dubbed One Beat and coordinated by the US Department of State Culture, will also feature 25 other artists from across the globe. In an interview with New... Read more
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The Age
Three years on – it's time to make amends for MH17, Mr Putinme and finally make amends for the victims of this tragedy. You may communicate
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
me and finally make amends for the victims of this tragedy. You may communicate with me through your embassy contacting the US Department of State. Jerome Skinner is an attorney representing victims of flight MH17 from Australia, Malaysia, New... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Three years on – it's time to make amends for MH17, Mr Putinme and finally make amends for the victims of this tragedy. You may communicate
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
me and finally make amends for the victims of this tragedy. You may communicate with me through your embassy contacting the US Department of State. Jerome Skinner is an attorney representing victims of flight MH17 from Australia, Malaysia, New... Read more
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Breitbart
Tillerson Looks to Defuse Qatar Crisis on Gulf TourPresident Donald Trump initially supported longtime US ally Saudi Arabia, but h
Breitbart / Posted 16 days ago
President Donald Trump initially supported longtime US ally Saudi Arabia, but his stance was later contradicted when the US Department of State took a more neutral position. Tillerson’s impact largely depends on whether regional officials... Read more
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Raw Story
As the Arctic gets warmer, our winters get colderour plants take a hit. As the arctic warms, it alters weather patterns leading
Raw Story / Posted 16 days ago
our plants take a hit. As the arctic warms, it alters weather patterns leading to more frigid winters in North America. US Department of State In the winter of 2015, New York City’s Hudson River froze—a rare occurrence. Prior to the 2000s, the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Tillerson looks to defuse Qatar crisis on Gulf tourPresident Donald Trump initially supported longtime US ally Saudi Arabia, but h
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
President Donald Trump initially supported longtime US ally Saudi Arabia, but his stance was later contradicted when the US Department of State took a more neutral position. ‘Last-ditch effort’ Tillerson’s impact largely depends on whether... Read more
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DW
US, UK, Kuwait renew call for quick resolution to Qatar crisis |neighbors' politics. US President Donald Trump expressed support for longtime
DW / Posted 16 days ago
neighbors' politics. US President Donald Trump expressed support for longtime US ally Saudi Arabia in the dispute, but the US Department of State has since taken a more neutral position. Read more: Top US senator to block arms sales to Gulf states... Read more
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BBC News
Shock over US tourist killed in Greek barsaid. "You know, it just didn't fit Bakari's nature. So I'm just puzzled." Mr
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
said. "You know, it just didn't fit Bakari's nature. So I'm just puzzled." Mr Henderson's family is working with the US Department of State to recover his body while a GoFundMe page has raised more than $30,000 (£23,295) to cover funeral... Read more
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Raw Story
‘It is a last-ditch effort’: Rex Tillerson looks to defuse Qatar crisis on Gulf tourPresident Donald Trump initially supported longtime US ally Saudi Arabia, but h
Raw Story / Posted 17 days ago
President Donald Trump initially supported longtime US ally Saudi Arabia, but his stance was later contradicted when the US Department of State took a more neutral position. Tillerson’s impact largely depends on whether regional officials... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump is an inexperienced commander in chief. But he loves generals.armada streaming toward North Korea, when it was actually headed in the opposit
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
armada streaming toward North Korea, when it was actually headed in the opposite direction,” said Robert Einhorn, a former US Department of State special adviser for nonproliferation and arms control. “Trump has begun to understand that we have no... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump is an inexperienced commander in chief. But he loves generals.armada streaming toward North Korea, when it was actually headed in the opposit
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
armada streaming toward North Korea, when it was actually headed in the opposite direction,” said Robert Einhorn, a former US Department of State special adviser for nonproliferation and arms control. “Trump has begun to understand that we have no... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Singapore, Australia join UK, US in first global effort against ‘grand corruption’Coordination Centre (IACC) was the result of a pledge made at the 2016 Anti-Cor
Asian Correspondent / Posted 19 days ago
Coordination Centre (IACC) was the result of a pledge made at the 2016 Anti-Corruption Summit in London. Source: US Department of State, “Bribery and corruption distorts competitive conditions resulting in an inefficient allocation of... Read more
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The New Statesman
I started writing songs to block out the news – now I’m accidentally recording an albumregardless of their politics – to the leader that they have. Arslan Malik is a
The New Statesman / Posted 20 days ago
regardless of their politics – to the leader that they have. Arslan Malik is a visiting fellow of practice at the Blavatnik School of Government at the University of Oxford. He previously held positions at the US Department of State in Washington,... Read more
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Business Standard India
12 Porsches set ablaze in Hamburg ahead of G-20 meetof Syria in his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the side
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
of Syria in his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Hamburg. US Department of State Rex Tillerson informed the media persons before departing for the G20 summit that Russia has been... Read more
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asianage
76 people hurt in clashes with police over G-20 protest in Germanyof Syria in his firstmeeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidel
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
of Syria in his firstmeeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Hamburg. US Department of State Rex Tillerson informed the media persons before departing for the G20 summit that Russia has been... Read more
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The Economic Times
Salahuddin's remarks proof of Pak policy of cross-border terrordesignated terrorist organisation Hizb-ul-Mujahideen, was declared a specially
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
designated terrorist organisation Hizb-ul-Mujahideen, was declared a specially designated global terrorist by the US Department of State last week during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi there. In an interview to a Pakistani TV... Read more
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dna
Salahuddin's remarks proof of Pak policy of cross-borderdesignated terrorist organisation Hizb-ul-Mujahideen, was declared a specially
dna / Posted 24 days ago
designated terrorist organisation Hizb-ul-Mujahideen, was declared a specially designated global terrorist by the US Department of State last week during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi there. In an interview to a Pakistani TV... Read more
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asianage
Have been saying same thing: MHA on Salahuddin's remarka terrorist organization. We have support and we can target any place in India,
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
a terrorist organization. We have support and we can target any place in India, at anytime," he said. On June 26th, the US Department of State designated Salahuddin, as a 'Specially Designated Global Terrorist'. "Department of State has... Read more
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International Business Times
Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin admits to carrying out terror attacks in India many supporters in India who sympathise with us and have an understanding of th
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
many supporters in India who sympathise with us and have an understanding of the Kashmir issue," he said. On 26 June, the US Department of State designated Salahuddin a 'Specially Designated Global Terrorist'. "Department of State has designated... Read more
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asianage
Have attacked India before, can target anytime we want: Hizbul chief Salahuddina terrorist organization. We have support and we can target any place in India,
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
a terrorist organization. We have support and we can target any place in India, at anytime," he said. On June 26th, the US Department of State designated Salahuddin, as a 'Specially Designated Global Terrorist'. "Department of State has... Read more
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dna
Hizbul Mujahideen chief Salahuddin admits carrying out terror attacks in Indiaa terrorist organization. We have support and we can target any place in India,
dna / Posted 24 days ago
a terrorist organization. We have support and we can target any place in India, at anytime," he said. On June 26th, the US Department of State designated Salahuddin, as a 'Specially Designated Global Terrorist'. "Department of State has... Read more
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dna
Stop sending terrorists to our peaceful land: PoK leaders to Pakistan PM, ArmyAll acts of terrorism in Pakistan are perpetrated by B team of Pakistan army" s
dna / Posted 25 days ago
All acts of terrorism in Pakistan are perpetrated by B team of Pakistan army" says a local resident. Recently on June 26 US Department of State has designated Mohammad Yusuf Shah, also known as (AKA) Syed Salahuddin, as a Specially Designated... Read more
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asianage
Syed Salahuddin denounces US' tag of 'global terrorist'; trains guns on Modiof his terrorist status, Salahuddin said it was "a big lie" to declare a freedo
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
of his terrorist status, Salahuddin said it was "a big lie" to declare a freedom fighter a global terrorist. The US Department of State on June 27 declared Salahuddin, "Specially Designated Global Terrorist", hours before visiting Prime... Read more
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