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Gulf News
Netanyahu hails new era in ties with Indiaand our partnership.”Earlier, Netanyahu said he was “disappointed” by India’s d
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and our partnership.”Earlier, Netanyahu said he was “disappointed” by India’s decision to vote for a resolution at the UN General Assembly opposing the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.Israel is already a major weapons supplier... Read more
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International Business Times
$300 reward to journalist who asks Trump about US relations with Wakanda He famously had the internet rolling in laughter in September when he spoke abo
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
He famously had the internet rolling in laughter in September when he spoke about Nambia's healthcare infrastructure at the UN General Assembly. For those of you still unsure, there is no country called Nambia. However, there is the nation of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India’s Jerusalem vote at UN can’t change our relations: Israeli PM Netanyahuof US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The r
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
of US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The resolution was approved with 127-9 at the UN General Assembly. “First of all, there is a special relationship between the two countries, between their people and then... Read more
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dna
Welcome to Indialikely register tremendous gains from this association. New Delhi can still mai
dna / Posted 2 days ago
likely register tremendous gains from this association. New Delhi can still maintain its individuality, as evidenced in the UN General Assembly when it voted against declaring Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. PM Modi knows what battles to choose, and... Read more
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asianage
India-Israel heavenly match, negative UN vote can't sour ties: Netanyahuof US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The r
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
of US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The resolution was approved with 127-9 at the UN General Assembly. “First of all, there is a special relationship between the two countries, between their people and then... Read more
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The Hindu
One UN vote can’t change our relations: Netanyahuof US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The r
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
of US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The resolution was approved with 127-9 at the UN General Assembly. “First of all, there is a special relationship between the two countries, between their people and then... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinian unity in doubt before summit on JerusalemAzzam al-Ahmad, a member of the Fatah Central Committee. Other diplomatic acti
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Azzam al-Ahmad, a member of the Fatah Central Committee. Other diplomatic actions are also being considered for the UN General Assembly, UN Security Council and the International Criminal Court. Questions on legitimacy Diana Buttu, a... Read more
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Daily Mail
African ambassadors to UN blast Trump remark as 'racist'the contrast between Trump's praise for Africa last year when he met leaders fr
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the contrast between Trump's praise for Africa last year when he met leaders from the continent on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo (seen in the above May 2017 stock photo) called Trump's remark... Read more
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CBC.ca
Trudeau takes a page from Seinfeld to tackle town hall hecklerspaid over $50 million US in bribes to Turkey's finance minister. U.S. Presiden
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
paid over $50 million US in bribes to Turkey's finance minister. U.S. President Donald Trump met with Erdogan during the UN General Assembly in New York in September. Relations between the pair have been strained. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) But an... Read more
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The Manila Times
Sustainability efforts in PH maritime industryone region or continent to another. But a 2015 report on manpower forecasts by
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
one region or continent to another. But a 2015 report on manpower forecasts by the Baltic and International Maritime Council (Bimco) and the International Chamber in Shipping (ICS) said there is an impending shortage of qualified seafarers in... Read more
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Daily Mail
About those s***holes: Obama says presidency about 'shaping attitudes'be a price to pay for standing in President Donald Trump's way. 'This vote wil
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
be a price to pay for standing in President Donald Trump's way. 'This vote will be remembered,' she said as the entire UN General Assembly looked on. 'America will put our embassy in Jerusalem. That is what the American people want us to do.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boris Johnson blames Corbyn and Khan for Trump's trip axedpeace through his actions in the Middle East and his rhetoric on North Korea.
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
peace through his actions in the Middle East and his rhetoric on North Korea. He said: 'President Trump's speech at the UN General Assembly in September signalled a wider threat to peace. 'His attack on multilateralism, human rights and... Read more
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Daily Mail
I didn't say 's***hole' but I did use tough language, says Trumpbe a price to pay for standing in President Donald Trump's way. 'This vote wil
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
be a price to pay for standing in President Donald Trump's way. 'This vote will be remembered,' she said as the entire UN General Assembly looked on. 'America will put our embassy in Jerusalem. That is what the American people want us to do.... Read more
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Swissinfo
A step towards a new global compact on migrationthe stigma surrounding migration. The report comes ahead of talks on a global c
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
the stigma surrounding migration. The report comes ahead of talks on a global compact on migration to be adopted by the UN General Assembly later this year. In September 2016, the 193 UN General Assembly members adopted a non-binding political... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan-USA continue to communicate with each other on various issues: FOhad started with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s meeting with Vice Presid
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
had started with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s meeting with Vice President Mike Pence on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. Later, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary Mattis visited Islamabad, while Foreign Minister... Read more
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Business Standard India
Netanyahu visit: Modi to reciprocate warm reception he received in Israelvisiting New Delhi, Agra, Ahmedabad and Mumbai. In Jerusalem, Netanyahu sought
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
visiting New Delhi, Agra, Ahmedabad and Mumbai. In Jerusalem, Netanyahu sought to move beyond India's vote in favour of the UN General Assembly resolution condemning the US for its decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. "I would... Read more
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The Hindu
‘India’s vote at UN not an issue’Not disheartened by India’s vote against Israel at the UN General Assembly on t
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Not disheartened by India’s vote against Israel at the UN General Assembly on the issue of Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has expressed hope that bilateral ties would receive a further boost during his milestone visit to the... Read more
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The Hindu
The road still runs through Ramallahbiggest shift from what seemed to be a set trajectory for the Modi government,
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
biggest shift from what seemed to be a set trajectory for the Modi government, however, came on the floor of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) on December 21, when India chose to vote for a resolution criticising the U.S. for recognising... Read more
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dna
Benjamin Netanyahu hopeful of expanding Israel's ties with IndiaNot disheartened by India's vote against Israel at the UN General Assembly on t
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Not disheartened by India's vote against Israel at the UN General Assembly on the issue of Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has expressed hope that bilateral ties would receive a further boost during his milestone visit to the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Trump’s ‘madman’ rhetoric may have scared North Korea to talks: Analystswith Little Rocket Man” -- his nickname for Kim. “Save your energy Rex, we’ll
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
with Little Rocket Man” -- his nickname for Kim. “Save your energy Rex, we’ll do what needs to be done!” he added. At the UN General Assembly he raised the prospect the US would “totally destroy” North Korea, prompting Kim to respond with a... Read more
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Breitbart
Arab League to Back Palestinian Bid For Full Membership Status At UNto the United States abdicating its role as a peace mediator.” 128 states reje
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
to the United States abdicating its role as a peace mediator.” 128 states rejected Trump’s announcement in a non-binding UN General Assembly resolution. Israel captured eastern Jerusalem – which includes Judaism’s holiest sites of the Temple... Read more
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Business Insider
The White House is reportedly at a crossroads amid looming staff departures and a frantic search for new bloodChief of Staff John Kelly with National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster during a
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Chief of Staff John Kelly with National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster during a panel discussing UN reform before the 72nd UN General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York, September 18, 2017.REUTERS/Lucas Jackson The White House is reportedly... Read more
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Gulf News
Pence to visit Egypt, Jordan and Israel this monthfuture state.Trump’s controversial decision sparked protests in Arab and Muslim
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
future state.Trump’s controversial decision sparked protests in Arab and Muslim countries and was rejected in a non-binding UN General Assembly resolution.Tensions ratcheted up a notch this month after Trump threatened to cut hundreds of millions of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PODCAST: 'UN can save the world': Veteran staffer at 90the town of Périgueux.He began his 36-year UN career, which spanned four contin
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
the town of Périgueux.He began his 36-year UN career, which spanned four continents, on the same day that the first ever UN General Assembly meeting took place, on January 10, 1946, in London.That first job was in the French typing pool at the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Trump's Nuclear Threat Warrants Removal From Officewith fire and fury," a phrase that found its way into the title of Michael Wolf
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
with fire and fury," a phrase that found its way into the title of Michael Wolff's explosive new book. Trump also told the UN General Assembly he would "totally destroy North Korea." "Nuclear war is not a game," said Derek Johnson, executive... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Vice President Pence Set For Trip To Middle East Next Weekstate. Trump’s controversial decision sparked protests in Arab and Muslim coun
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 8 days ago
state. Trump’s controversial decision sparked protests in Arab and Muslim countries and was rejected in a non-binding UN General Assembly resolution. Tensions ratcheted up a notch this month after Trump threatened to cut hundreds of millions... Read more
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The Hill
Trump’s foreign policy pattern is all bark and no biteof rational American interests in such cases. Thus it is also likely that the
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
of rational American interests in such cases. Thus it is also likely that the threats against the over 100 members of the UN General Assembly who voted against us on Jerusalem will not amount to much, leaving them contemptuous of U.S. policy and... Read more
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asianage
Arab nations to push UN to recognise Palestine with East Jerusalem as capitalAssembly resolution calling for the United States to drop its recognition of Je
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
Assembly resolution calling for the United States to drop its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. In 2012, the UN General Assembly overwhelmingly approved the de facto recognition of the sovereign state of Palestine in a resolution that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Arabs seek recognition for Palestinian capital in east Jerusalem — Jordanto recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital sparked protests in Arab and Muslim
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital sparked protests in Arab and Muslim countries and was rejected in a non-binding UN General Assembly resolution. Jerusalem’s status is among the most contentious issues in the Israeli-Palestinian... Read more
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CircleID
Internet Governance Outlook 2018: Preparing for Cyberwar or Promoting Cyber Détente?measures and norms for good state behavior in cyberspace and to get the hidden
CircleID / Posted 10 days ago
measures and norms for good state behavior in cyberspace and to get the hidden cyberarms race under control. The UN General Assembly will discuss how to continue with the work, done so far by the GGE. There will be discussions for a... Read more
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Ekklesia
'Unprecedented' exposure to tear gas in Palestinian refugee campin the West Bank, have been exposed to the substance in the last year. Their f
Ekklesia / Posted 10 days ago
in the West Bank, have been exposed to the substance in the last year. Their findings underline a statement made to the UN General Assembly by UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl in November that Palestinians living in Aida camp are... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Listen to the Iranian peopleof dollars in many countries and seeking to promote its authoritarian model, fa
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
of dollars in many countries and seeking to promote its authoritarian model, failed repeatedly to win enough votes in the UN General Assembly to gain membership of the Security Council. But this was a message the regime never bothered to... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Reduced expectationssupport for a firm but non-confrontational rebuttal of Trump’s decision through
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
support for a firm but non-confrontational rebuttal of Trump’s decision through the UN Security Council and the UN General Assembly, now face the likely scenario of any comprehensive peace deal sponsored by the Trump administration being... Read more
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Gulf News
Erdogan seeks reset with Europe on Paris visitwill bring up the plight of jailed reporters with Erdogan.The pair previously m
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
will bring up the plight of jailed reporters with Erdogan.The pair previously met at a NATO summit in Brussels and at the UN General Assembly in New York in September, and held telephone talks leading to the release of two French journalists who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe Provides Africans Many Lessonsrather concerning issue was that during former President and liberation Icon Cd
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
rather concerning issue was that during former President and liberation Icon Cde Mugabe's visits to New York City for the UN General Assembly between the years of 2005-2017, there were no face to face meetings with support and solidarity workers... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Singapore bans film featuring Palestinian teenwhen Israeli military advisers helped set up Singapore’s army.Despite this, it
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
when Israeli military advisers helped set up Singapore’s army.Despite this, it was among 128 countries which voted in the UN General Assembly last month to reject US President Donald Trump's 6 December recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Nikki Haley Hosts ‘Friends of the US’ Reception for Select UN Envoys | 18 Tevet 5778 – January 4, 2018hosted a “Friends of the U.S.” reception Wednesday to thank the 64 diplomatic e
The Jewish Press / Posted 12 days ago
hosted a “Friends of the U.S.” reception Wednesday to thank the 64 diplomatic envoys whose nations did not support the UN General Assembly resolution in December 2017 rejecting President Donald Trump’s December 6, 2017 recognition of Jerusalem... Read more
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Business Insider
Trump credits his nuclear threats to North Korea for recent talks South Korea — but he could be falling into Kim Jong Un's trapseveral times changed course on North Korea. In May, Trump said he would be "ho
Business Insider / Posted 12 days ago
several times changed course on North Korea. In May, Trump said he would be "honored" to talk to Kim. Months later, at the UN General Assembly, he threatened to totally destroy the country. For now, prospective talks between South and North Korea... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN welcome reopening of communications between two Koreasindustrial zone of Kaesong, in the wake of a nuclear test by the DPRK.Meanhwile
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
industrial zone of Kaesong, in the wake of a nuclear test by the DPRK.Meanhwile, the President of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, Miroslav Lajčák, met today with Ja Song Nam, the Permanent Representative of the Democratic People's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Macron says Trump of putting U.S on path to war with Iranpeople want change and 'oppressive regimes cannot endure forever.' Trump poste
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
people want change and 'oppressive regimes cannot endure forever.' Trump posted on Twitter two clips of his speech to the UN General Assembly in September in which he took aim at the Iranian regime, which Washington has held out as its top... Read more
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The Palestine Chronicle
New Bill Aims to Drive Palestinians Out of Jerusalemattempted to change that status by agreeing to Israel’s definition of all of Je
The Palestine Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
attempted to change that status by agreeing to Israel’s definition of all of Jerusalem as it’s capital on December 6, the UN General Assembly responded two weeks later by condemning the US violation of international law with an overwhelming... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Accelerate momentum to #endTBmade in the Moscow Declaration. At the same time, it will be in parallel with t
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
made in the Moscow Declaration. At the same time, it will be in parallel with the development of a declaration in the UN General Assembly (UNGA) preparation. That will automatically be in the hands of ministers of foreign affairs. So hopefully... Read more
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asianage
US threatens Palestine to cut aids next, urges Pak to do more to fight terrorismsaid in response to a question when asked if the US would continue to fund Pale
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
said in response to a question when asked if the US would continue to fund Palestine despite the recent resolution of the UN General Assembly against Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel. "The Palestinians now have to... Read more
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Breitbart
Nikki Haley: US Could Cut Aid to U.N.’s Palestinian ‘Refugee’ Agencyfor the UN Relief and Works Agency, which provides aid to millions of Palestini
Breitbart / Posted 14 days ago
for the UN Relief and Works Agency, which provides aid to millions of Palestinian refugees, in light of a non-binding UN General Assembly resolution last month condemning the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Haley said Trump... Read more
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asianage
Globally, India must play a waiting gamedespite palpable bonhomie, Mr Modi having been the first Indian head of governm
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
despite palpable bonhomie, Mr Modi having been the first Indian head of government to visit Israel, India voted for a UN General Assembly resolution asking the United States to reverse its decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kim Jong-un to build North Korea’s largest rocket yetsaying that satellite launches 'absolutely correspond' with international laws
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
saying that satellite launches 'absolutely correspond' with international laws concerning space development. At a UN General Assembly committee meeting in October, North Korea's deputy UN ambassador Kim In-ryong said his country has a 2016... Read more
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asianage
Oppressive regimes cannot endure forever: Trump on Iran protestsface a choice. The world is watching! pic.twitter.com/kvv1uAqcZ9 Trump posted
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
face a choice. The world is watching! pic.twitter.com/kvv1uAqcZ9 Trump posted on Twitter two clips of his speech to the UN General Assembly in September in which he took aim at the Iranian regime, which Washington has held out as its top... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH can get $100M from UN for underfunded or ‘forgotten’ emergenciesin the process because they often serve as implementing partners. The CERF is
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
in the process because they often serve as implementing partners. The CERF is replenished every year and Guterres said the UN General Assembly passed a resolution in 2016 increasing CERF’s annual funding target from $450 million to $1 billion due... Read more
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Pilipino Star
UN on drug problem: People first through health, rightsalso supports the implementation of the relevant operational recommendations ou
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
also supports the implementation of the relevant operational recommendations outlined in the Outcome Document of the 2016 UN General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem, which called for member states to adopt measures to address... Read more
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NZCity
Lorde, New Zealand targeted in pro-Israel Washington Post ad -2018Russia, despite his support for Assad's genocidal regime which has already clai
NZCity / Posted 15 days ago
Russia, despite his support for Assad's genocidal regime which has already claimed the lives of over 500,000 innocents," the ad said. New Zealand was one of more than 120 countries that voted in favour of the UN General Assembly resolution on Isra... Read more
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