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Illawarra Mercury
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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The Courier
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
The Courier / Posted 19 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 36 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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The Young Witness
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
The Young Witness / Posted 38 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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Canberra Times
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Canberra Times / Posted 45 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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Western Advocate
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Western Advocate / Posted 46 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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Kiama Independent
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Kiama Independent / Posted 49 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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Manning River Times
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Manning River Times / Posted 49 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 52 minutes ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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The North West Star
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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Brisbane Times
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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1h
Daily Liberal
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Daily Liberal / Posted an hour ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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The Age
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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The Border Mail
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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1h
WA Today
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly thereJowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached t
WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
Jowers expected no more than four people, word of Rector's war record reached the American and British armed forces. The US Embassy donated a flag to drape over his coffin, and the room filled with servicemen and women and London historians who... Read more
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2h
Princeton University Athletics
Barowski, Sanner Earn Top Awards; Art Lane Award And 1916 Cup AnnouncedAlaska. Emily’s commitment to international service lead her to Paris as she sp
Barowski, Sanner Earn Top Awards; Art Lane Award And 1916 Cup Announced
Princeton University Athletics / Posted 2 hours ago
Alaska. Emily’s commitment to international service lead her to Paris as she spent the summer of 2015 as an intern for the US Embassy in Paris. Her time spent in Paris has secured her next two years as an accepted fellow designated to study... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Ennerdale protests: Trust lost is hard to regainyelling, “United we stand, divided we fall.” Nathan Swartz, 19, a University o
Ennerdale protests: Trust lost is hard to regain
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 hours ago
yelling, “United we stand, divided we fall.” Nathan Swartz, 19, a University of Johannesburg student and ambassador for a US embassy youth programme, mixed realism with optimism. “Since I grew up there has been no change in Ennerdale,” he said,... Read more
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10h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Barack Obama to visit Hiroshima in historic firstsomething that would be meaningful to me."Trip the result of years of diplomati
Barack Obama to visit Hiroshima in historic first
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
something that would be meaningful to me."Trip the result of years of diplomatic efforts It was later revealed in a leaked US embassy cable that the Japanese Government had opposed a visit in 2009 — believing it "premature". Since then, diplomatic... Read more
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12h
DW
Bulgarian prime minister is Brussels' 'golden boy' |political circles, he uses them well. Nonetheless, there is no evidence to back
Bulgarian prime minister is Brussels' 'golden boy' |
DW / Posted 12 hours ago
political circles, he uses them well. Nonetheless, there is no evidence to back the assumptions. Some dispatches from the US Embassy in Sofia claim that the former bodyguard, Borisov, who once guarded the last Bulgarian dictator Todor Zhivkov... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In the Midst of Criticism, a Look At the LMA Success Storyof Liberian artists that was due to perform at the second edition of awards was
In the Midst of Criticism, a Look At the LMA Success Story
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
of Liberian artists that was due to perform at the second edition of awards was denied visas by the Consular Section of the US Embassy in Monrovia, the LMA was still able to send out invitation again this year to some artists. The only hold up is... Read more
20h
Guardian Unlimited
Obama 'neglecting suffering of Korean Hiroshima survivors'the atomic bomb victim. That is wrong,” said Shim Jin-tae, one of a small numbe
Obama 'neglecting suffering of Korean Hiroshima survivors'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 hours ago
the atomic bomb victim. That is wrong,” said Shim Jin-tae, one of a small number of South Koreans at a protest outside the US embassy in Seoul. “Japan is the country that began the war, and Koreans are the victims of the atomic bomb,” added the... Read more
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Japan Today
Korean A-bomb victims angered by Obama's Hiroshima visit ‹ Japan Todayfrom Japan. Around two dozen members of the group—including survivors and rela
Korean A-bomb victims angered by Obama's Hiroshima visit ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 22 hours ago
from Japan. Around two dozen members of the group—including survivors and relatives of those who died—gathered outside the US embassy in Seoul with placards reading: “Apologise to Korean victims of the Atomic Bomb” and “Acknowledge the 2nd... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historymeeting of hiding a microphone inside a wood carving of the Great Seal of the U
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
meeting of hiding a microphone inside a wood carving of the Great Seal of the United States that had been presented to the US Embassy in Moscow. In 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev signed the Anti-Ballistic... Read more
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Daily Maverick
amaBhungane: Liberia, America’s outpost of financial secrecythe presidency no one dares bother to poke into it.” Photo: Grosvenor Square.
amaBhungane: Liberia, America’s outpost of financial secrecy
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
the presidency no one dares bother to poke into it.” Photo: Grosvenor Square. This entire building, located opposite the US Embassy in London is owned by a Liberian company, Forty Five Holdings Limited. (Photo by George Turner) However, Finance... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Dishes Out U.S.$11,000 to Support Production of Palm Oilgroup engaged in the production of palm oil. Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Jim
U.S. Dishes Out U.S.$11,000 to Support Production of Palm Oil
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
group engaged in the production of palm oil. Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Jimmy Mauldin, the Economic Counselor of the US Embassy, said since the Self Help Project was introduced in 1990, the US Embassy had supported various projects with a... Read more
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Aljazeera
Chronicle of a caged journalist: Crocodiles in a courtand judges, Egypt and the US - it was Becker who had remained the most "free".
Chronicle of a caged journalist: Crocodiles in a court
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
and judges, Egypt and the US - it was Becker who had remained the most "free". He had given up the comforts the US embassy offered and chosen instead to remain with his Egyptian employees from the National Democratic Institute, where for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Native Americans protest over sale of 500 sacred artifacts in Parisdeep connection.' IN 2013, 24 Hopi masks went under the hammer in Paris for $7
Native Americans protest over sale of 500 sacred artifacts in Paris
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
deep connection.' IN 2013, 24 Hopi masks went under the hammer in Paris for $714,180, despite the intervention of the US Embassy, who wanted to give the tribes time to see if the artifacts had been trafficked illicitly The US embassy in Paris... Read more
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The Jewish Press
MK Yehuda Glick is Waiting for AmericaMK Yehuda Glick is not yet ready to formally enter the Knesset -- the US Embass
MK Yehuda Glick is Waiting for America
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
MK Yehuda Glick is not yet ready to formally enter the Knesset -- the US Embassy has not completed its end of the necessary paperwork. For the first time in the history of Israel, just 119 lawmakers are seated in the 120-member Knesset. American... Read more
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DW
Obama talks rap, climate while meeting Vietnam youths |of the US consulate in Ho Chi Minh, the city previously known as Saigon. The me
Obama talks rap, climate while meeting Vietnam youths |
DW / Posted yesterday
of the US consulate in Ho Chi Minh, the city previously known as Saigon. The meeting also included seven former worker of US embassy who served during the fall of Saigon in 1975. The town hall appearance marks the final stage of Obama's three-day... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changewith staff and family members. The White House said the meeting included seven
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
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 — in 1975 during the Vietnam War. Japan... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
US & UK: Avoid Bob’s million-menmarch a wide berth and to avoid involvement since the event could become “confr
US & UK: Avoid Bob’s million-men
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
march a wide berth and to avoid involvement since the event could become “confrontational and escalate into violence”. The US embassy said it would be closed on the day of the march in observance of the Africa Day holiday but citizen in danger... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Native Americans step up fight over sacred object auctionsPueblos that are within our respective cultural provinces and with which we mai
Native Americans step up fight over sacred object auctions
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Pueblos that are within our respective cultural provinces and with which we maintain a strong, deep connection." The US embassy in Paris has tried to intervene. In 2014, it held an informational session on the cultural and religious... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Star fruit seasondays, a large streamer has been unfurled and prominently displayed at the pedes
Star fruit season
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
days, a large streamer has been unfurled and prominently displayed at the pedestrian overpass on Roxas Boulevard near the US embassy. The streamer congratulates who else but Duterte for his victory. The buzz from the Erap camp is that his son by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Take Global Witness Report Serious, U.S. Embassy Advises Liberiaseveral past and current government officials to bribery and Corruption. Mr. J
Take Global Witness Report Serious, U.S. Embassy Advises Liberia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
several past and current government officials to bribery and Corruption. Mr. Joe Chamberlain, the political analyst at the US Embassy near Monrovia was speaking in Monrovia last Friday when a pressure group, the Youth for Progressive Action... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Witness describes hijacking of US official in JoburgNetwerk24 that the victims were later found in Cleveland, Johannesburg, but the
Witness describes hijacking of US official in Joburg
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Netwerk24 that the victims were later found in Cleveland, Johannesburg, but the minibus has not yet been traced. The US embassy in Pretoria also confirmed the incident, saying it is providing assistance to the victim and keeping track of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Supports Palm Oil Producers to Mechanisegroup engaged in the production of palm oil. Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Jim
U.S. Supports Palm Oil Producers to Mechanise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
group engaged in the production of palm oil. Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Jimmy Mauldin, the Economic Counselor of the US Embassy, said since the Self Help Project was introduced in 1990, the US Embassy had supported various projects with a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visitknows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visit
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
knows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling to withdraw the accusation," he said. Our US embassy attaché in WH press van spent half the trip on cell protesting w/Vietnamese over attempts to expel BBC... Read more
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The Young Witness
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visitknows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visit
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
knows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling to withdraw the accusation," he said. Our US embassy attaché in WH press van spent half the trip on cell protesting w/Vietnamese over attempts to expel BBC... Read more
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Western Advocate
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visitknows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visit
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
knows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling to withdraw the accusation," he said. Our US embassy attaché in WH press van spent half the trip on cell protesting w/Vietnamese over attempts to expel BBC... Read more
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Daily Liberal
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visitknows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visit
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
knows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling to withdraw the accusation," he said. Our US embassy attaché in WH press van spent half the trip on cell protesting w/Vietnamese over attempts to expel BBC... Read more
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New Kerala
Dire consequences if Taliban chooses Haqqani as new chief: Russia - newkerala.com #67773other crimes. He's also believed to have orchestrated the deadly suicide blast
Dire consequences if Taliban chooses Haqqani as new chief: Russia - newkerala.com #67773
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
other crimes. He's also believed to have orchestrated the deadly suicide blast in the Afghan capital Kabul in April. Dozens were killed and hundreds injured in the attack close to the US embassy, responsibility for which was claimed by the Tal... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
US councilman in stable condition after being shot in Joburg bus hijackingCJ Small from Mobile‚ Alabama‚ was shot when the tour bus he was in was hijacke
US councilman in stable condition after being shot in Joburg bus hijacking
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
CJ Small from Mobile‚ Alabama‚ was shot when the tour bus he was in was hijacked. Cynthia Harvey the spokesperson for the US Embassy in Pretoria said on Monday that the embassy was aware of reports that a US citizen was involved in a... Read more
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The Courier
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visitknows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling
BBC crew barred from Barack Obama's Vietnam visit
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
knows we were at another approved meeting at the time – but they are unwilling to withdraw the accusation," he said. Our US embassy attaché in WH press van spent half the trip on cell protesting w/Vietnamese over attempts to expel BBC... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC: Opposition parties to sue President Kabila for 'high treason' if elections are delayed parties have rejected. The growing political crackdown has also been criticise
DRC: Opposition parties to sue President Kabila for 'high treason' if elections are delayed
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
parties have rejected. The growing political crackdown has also been criticised by the US. In a statement tweeted by the US Embassy in Kinshasa on 21 May, it said the Congolese government cannot call for a dialogue among politicians while... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Non-stop flights between Suriname and New York still on SLM radardevelopment, state owned Surinam Airways (SLM) will begin non-stop flights from
Non-stop flights between Suriname and New York still on SLM radar
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
development, state owned Surinam Airways (SLM) will begin non-stop flights from Paramaribo to Miami in September. A 2014 US Embassy press release stated that, to establish non-stop flights between Suriname and the United States, aviation security... Read more
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International Business Times
Moïse Katumbi forced to move hospital rooms over 'security threats' to DRC opposition leader in November. France, the UK and Belgium may seek EU sanctions against those to
Moïse Katumbi forced to move hospital rooms over 'security threats' to DRC opposition leader
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
in November. France, the UK and Belgium may seek EU sanctions against those to blame for "acts of repression", while the US Embassy in Kinshasa last week told IBTimes UK that it is considering imposing sanctions if Kabila does not step down from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kerry hails 'remarkable' Myanmar changes after Suu Kyi talkstension points remain. In recent weeks Washington has come under pressure from
Kerry hails 'remarkable' Myanmar changes after Suu Kyi talks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
tension points remain. In recent weeks Washington has come under pressure from hardline Buddhists after the US embassy used the term "Rohingya" to refer to the persecuted Muslim minority in the western state of Rakhine. The term is... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Suu Kyi calls for ‘space’ to address Myanmar's Rohingya issue as Kerry visitselected government in some five decades. Last month hundreds of demonstrators
Suu Kyi calls for ‘space’ to address Myanmar's Rohingya issue as Kerry visits
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
elected government in some five decades. Last month hundreds of demonstrators protested in front of the US Embassy in Yangon in objection to the use of the term Rohingya in a statement issued by the embassy. Ambassador Marciel... Read more
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Breitbart
‘No Muslims Allowed’: How Nationalism Is Rising In Aung San Suu Kyi’s Myanmarunder the army’s control. Recent weeks, however, have brought a surge in natio
‘No Muslims Allowed’: How Nationalism Is Rising In Aung San Suu Kyi’s Myanmar
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
under the army’s control. Recent weeks, however, have brought a surge in nationalist activity. Scores rallied outside the US embassy in Yangon last month to demand diplomats stop using the word Rohingya to describe millions of Muslims confined to... Read more
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