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Guardian Unlimited
Human rights groups sue US over immigration payments to MexicoA coalition of human rights groups are suing the US Department of State to make
Human rights groups sue US over immigration payments to Mexico
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
A coalition of human rights groups are suing the US Department of State to make it reveal how much it is paying the Mexican government to stop migrants and refugees reaching the US border. Mexican and US organisations led by the Center for Human... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senior Adviser to Kerry Visits Cairo, Luxor Next WeekDavid Thorne, a senior Adviser to US Secretary of State john Kerry, will start
Senior Adviser to Kerry Visits Cairo, Luxor Next Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
David Thorne, a senior Adviser to US Secretary of State john Kerry, will start a tour of the region on Sunday including Abu Dhabi, Riyadh, Cairo and Luxor. During his tour, Thorne will discuss regional economic issues in addition to the latest... Read more
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Raw Story
This is what actually happened at the US consulate in BenghaziFilms can be used as powerful political weapons – and director Michael Bay’s la
This is what actually happened at the US consulate in Benghazi
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
Films can be used as powerful political weapons – and director Michael Bay’s latest film, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, is a case in point. Dramatising the deadly 2012 attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya, it has been trumpeted... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S-Based Musical Group to Tour ZimHuntertones, a Brooklyn based musical band, is set to tour Zimbabwe next week a
U.S-Based Musical Group to Tour Zim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Huntertones, a Brooklyn based musical band, is set to tour Zimbabwe next week as part of their 2016 international music tour. The United States group comes in the country courtesy of a collaboration between the US Embassy and Harare International... Read more
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BBC News
Who's to blame for talks suspension?Syria conflict: - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment
Who's to blame for talks suspension?
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
Syria conflict: - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Syria conflict: Who's to blame... Read more
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International Business Times
Seven-month-old baby and parents shot and killed in drugs war in Mexican state of Oaxaca A seven-month-old baby and his parents have been shot dead in a drugs war in Me
Seven-month-old baby and parents shot and killed in drugs war in Mexican state of Oaxaca
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
A seven-month-old baby and his parents have been shot dead in a drugs war in Mexico's Oaxaca state. Marco Miguel Pano Colón was in the arms of his father Juan Alberto Pano Ramos, 24, when the pair were gunned down along with the baby's mother, Alba... Read more
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Balita
US pledges 'significant' addt'l aid for asylum seekers from Syria February 3, 2016 12:07 pm WASHINGTON, Feb. 3 — US President Barack Obama spo
US pledges 'significant' addt'l aid for asylum seekers from Syria
Balita / Posted 10 days ago
February 3, 2016 12:07 pm WASHINGTON, Feb. 3 — US President Barack Obama spoke with UK Prime Minister David Cameron ahead of a London conference on Syria, with the president pledging... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'I Born Too Much' - First Big Belly Conference Held in MonroviaMonrovia — The first ever mass gathering of pregnant women in Liberia has occur
'I Born Too Much' - First Big Belly Conference Held in Monrovia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Monrovia — The first ever mass gathering of pregnant women in Liberia has occurred at the Afro Medical Community Health Welfare Services (ACHWS) located in 72nd Community. The rare conference for pregnant women in Liberia saw community dwellers... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Irresponsible intel leaksThe last Senate hearing on the Jan. 25, 2015 Mamasapano massacre was nothing bu
Irresponsible intel leaks
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
The last Senate hearing on the Jan. 25, 2015 Mamasapano massacre was nothing but a rehash of the old testimonies that have been previously made, with nothing really new or explosive, or shocking, disclosed to the Filipino public that patiently... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The Iranian threat“We will export our revolution to the entire world. So that everyone may know w
The Iranian threat
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
“We will export our revolution to the entire world. So that everyone may know why we carried out the revolution.” These were the words of Iran’s new leader, Ayatollah Khomeini, speaking on 11 February 1980 before hundreds of thousands of his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Taiwan President told: Cool itTaiwan President Ma Ying-jeou. AP FILE PHOTO The Philippines on Thursday asked
Taiwan President told: Cool it
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou. AP FILE PHOTO The Philippines on Thursday asked Taiwan to avoid actions that will spark tension in the region after Taiwan’s President Ma Ying­jeou flew to a contested island in the South China Sea. “We remind all... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Defence contractor Lockheed Martin sees promising market in JapanTOKYO: Japan’s new security law will bring more business opportunities, accordi
Defence contractor Lockheed Martin sees promising market in Japan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
TOKYO: Japan’s new security law will bring more business opportunities, according to US defence contractor giant Lockheed Martin. As the Asian power steps up its security capabilities with an increased defence budget for four consecutive years, the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Defence contractor Lockheed Martin sees promising market in JapanTOKYO: Japan’s new security law will bring more business opportunities, accordi
Defence contractor Lockheed Martin sees promising market in Japan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
TOKYO: Japan’s new security law will bring more business opportunities, according to US defence contractor giant Lockheed Martin. As the Asian power steps up its security capabilities with an increased defence budget for four consecutive years, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Elections - U.S. Issues Security Alert to Its CitizensThe United States government has issued a security warning to US citizens livin
Uganda Elections - U.S. Issues Security Alert to Its Citizens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
The United States government has issued a security warning to US citizens living in Uganda or anyone intending on travelling to the east African nation ahead of the February 18 presidential elections, a report says, reports the Daily Monitor. Local... Read more
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Psych Central
Child Trafficking Takes Heavy Toll On Survivors’ Mental HealthChildren who have been trafficked for forced labor or sexual exploitation suffe
Child Trafficking Takes Heavy Toll On Survivors’ Mental Health
Psych Central / Posted 19 days ago
Children who have been trafficked for forced labor or sexual exploitation suffer high rates of mental health difficulties, self-harm and suicide attempts, new figures reveal. A team from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK, worked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
US Issues Security Alert Ahead of Presidential ElectionsThe US government has issued a security alert to its citizens residing in or in
US Issues Security Alert Ahead of Presidential Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The US government has issued a security alert to its citizens residing in or intending to travel to Uganda ahead of the country's presidential election slated for February 18 and local election scheduled between February 24 and March 10. In a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugandan Police Detain Kenyan Woman Suspected of Human TraffickingUgandan police have detained a Kenyan woman suspected to be involved in a human
Ugandan Police Detain Kenyan Woman Suspected of Human Trafficking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Ugandan police have detained a Kenyan woman suspected to be involved in a human trafficking syndicate. Ms Khalima Abdalla, who is married to a Ugandan, was arrested on Friday in Makindye, a suburb south of Kampala City in the latest crackdown on... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Steel gemSan Sebastian Basilica, a Philippine National Cultural Treasure, needs saving
Steel gem
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
San Sebastian Basilica, a Philippine National Cultural Treasure, needs saving A unique architectural marvel located in the heart of Quiapo, San Sebastian Basilica has remained the Philippines’ only all-metal building since its inauguration in 1891.... Read more
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New Kerala
Condemnations, condolences pour in from world leaders after deadly attack on Pak universityKarachi, Jan 21 : World leaders on Wednesday condemned the deadly attack on Pak
Condemnations, condolences pour in from world leaders after deadly attack on Pak university
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Karachi, Jan 21 : World leaders on Wednesday condemned the deadly attack on Pakistan's Bacha Khan University, expressing alarm over another attack on an educational institution in Pakistan. The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for bringing the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Says Uganda's Electoral Environment DeterioratingClockwise: Joseph Mabirizi, Benon Biraaro, Abed Bwanika, Maureen Kyalya, Venans
U.S. Says Uganda's Electoral Environment Deteriorating
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Clockwise: Joseph Mabirizi, Benon Biraaro, Abed Bwanika, Maureen Kyalya, Venansius Baryamureeba, Yoweri Museveni, Amama Mbabazi and Kizza Besigye, are the eight candidates vying for Uganda's presidential seat. As eight presidential candidates race... Read more
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The Manila Times
Lights, camera, boto! Part 4January 19, 2016 5:38 pm Toots Ople: The star of OFWs She isn’t a celebrity b
Lights, camera, boto! Part 4
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
January 19, 2016 5:38 pm Toots Ople: The star of OFWs She isn’t a celebrity but she’s considered a star by millions of Overseas Filipino Workers and their families. Today’s installment of the T-Zone’s ongoing “Lights,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Manning River Times / Posted 26 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 26 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Expresses Concern Over Missing AineKampala — The United States of America has expressed concern about the disappea
U.S. Expresses Concern Over Missing Aine
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Kampala — The United States of America has expressed concern about the disappearance of Independent presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi's head of security, Mr Christopher Aine. Mr Aine has not been seen in public since December 17. According to his... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, b
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in western Africa. Their toil was a daily grind against the economic realities of... Read more
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WA Today
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, b
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
WA Today / Posted 27 days ago
For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in western Africa. Their toil was a daily grind against the economic realities of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 27 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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The Jewish Press
When It Rains It Pours: Hague Claims Tribunal Orders US to Pay Iran $1.7 BillionThe State Dept. released a statement Sunday saying the US and Iran have settled
When It Rains It Pours: Hague Claims Tribunal Orders US to Pay Iran $1.7 Billion
The Jewish Press / Posted 27 days ago
The State Dept. released a statement Sunday saying the US and Iran have settled a long outstanding claim at the Iran-US Claims Tribunal in the Hague. The original claim was over a $400 million Trust Fund used by Iran to purchase military equipment... Read more
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The Age
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, b
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in western Africa. Their toil was a daily grind against the economic realities of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Daily Liberal / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
The Border Mail / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, b
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in western Africa. Their toil was a daily grind against the economic realities of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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The Courier
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
The Courier / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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The Young Witness
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
The Young Witness / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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Western Advocate
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Western Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Kiama Independent / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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Manning River Times
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Manning River Times / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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The North West Star
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina FasoFor 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, br
Ken Elliott and wife Jocelyn built a surgery for two million people from the ground up in Burkina Faso
The North West Star / Posted 28 days ago
For 43 years Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their hospital, brick by brick, bed by bed, a white surgery stark against the red dust of Burkina Faso in west Africa. For 43 years, Australian couple Ken and Jocelyn Elliott built their... Read more
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New Kerala
Afghan-Pak wing of ISIS a 'foreign terrorist organisation'Washington, Jan.15 : Afghanistan-Pakistan wing of Islamic State of Iraq and Syr
Afghan-Pak wing of ISIS a 'foreign terrorist organisation'
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
Washington, Jan.15 : Afghanistan-Pakistan wing of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has been declared as a 'foreign terrorist organisation' by the United States. The US Department of State under Section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH officials thank U.S. senators for attention to Asia-PacificSecretary Voltaire Gazmin and Secretary Albert del Rosario meet with Senator Jo
PH officials thank U.S. senators for attention to Asia-Pacific
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and Secretary Albert del Rosario meet with Senator John McCain and Jack Reed, US Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman and ranking member, respectively, on 12 January 2016 in Washington, D.C. CONTRIBUTED... Read more
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