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International Business Times
In pictures: General Ratko Mladic guilty of genocide for Sarajevo siege and Srebrenica massacre points to a wanted poster showing Slobodan Milosevic, Radovan Karadžić and Ratk
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
points to a wanted poster showing Slobodan Milosevic, Radovan Karadžić and Ratko Mladic during a press conference at the US State Department in Washington, DCAFP22 July 2008: Bosnian Serb wartime leader and war crimes fugitive Radovan Karadžić... Read more
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Aljazeera
US warns citizens against travelling to Saudi ArabiaThe US State Department has cautioned its citizens "to carefully consider" trav
Aljazeera / Posted 3 hours ago
The US State Department has cautioned its citizens "to carefully consider" travelling to Saudi Arabia, citing persisting terrorist threats and a spillover of violence from Yemen across the border. The travel warning, issued on Tuesday, warned of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kutesa Meets US Secretary of State Rex Tillersonthese remarks at the recently concluded African Ministerial Meeting on "Trade,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
these remarks at the recently concluded African Ministerial Meeting on "Trade, Security, and Governance in Africa" at the US State Department. The November 16-17 meeting was an initiative of the United States of America to consult African... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chiwenga Calls for Public Restraint As Mugabe Quitsand the United States cautiously welcomed Mugabe's fall after a week-long drama
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
and the United States cautiously welcomed Mugabe's fall after a week-long drama which grabbed global attention. The US State Department spokeswoman called the resignation "a historic opportunity, a historic moment for the people of... Read more
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asianage
US congratulates Dalveer Bhandari for renomination to ICJ, asserts no change in UNSC vetothe hard-fought race to the world court. Responding to questions on reform of
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
the hard-fought race to the world court. Responding to questions on reform of the 15-member top wing of the world court, a US State Department spokesperson said: The United States remains open in principle to the idea of UN Security Council reform,... Read more
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WA Today
Bollywood star Deepika Padukone drops event with Ivanka Trump amid death threatsweekend to show off India as a forum for investment as host of the annual Globa
WA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
weekend to show off India as a forum for investment as host of the annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit, co-hosted by the US State Department. Bollywood actress Deepika Padukonels in Madrid at year. Photo: AP The setback is the result of a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bollywood star Deepika Padukone drops event with Ivanka Trump amid death threatsweekend to show off India as a forum for investment as host of the annual Globa
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
weekend to show off India as a forum for investment as host of the annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit, co-hosted by the US State Department. Bollywood actress Deepika Padukonels in Madrid at year. Photo: AP The setback is the result of a... Read more
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The Age
Bollywood star Deepika Padukone drops event with Ivanka Trump amid death threatsweekend to show off India as a forum for investment as host of the annual Globa
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
weekend to show off India as a forum for investment as host of the annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit, co-hosted by the US State Department. Bollywood actress Deepika Padukonels in Madrid at year. Photo: AP The setback is the result of a... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
General Chiwenga urges public restraintand the United States cautiously welcomed Mugabe’s fall after a week-long drama
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 hours ago
and the United States cautiously welcomed Mugabe’s fall after a week-long drama which grabbed global attention. The US State Department spokeswoman called the resignation "a historic opportunity, a historic moment for the people of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Nigeria mosque bombing kills at least 50his explosives on Tuesday while mingling among the worshippers. The United Sta
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
his explosives on Tuesday while mingling among the worshippers. The United States condemned the attack. A statement by US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said "that the victims were targeted and killed in a place of worship... Read more
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Weekly Times
Nigeria mosque bombing kills at least 50his explosives on Tuesday while mingling among the worshippers. The United Sta
Weekly Times / Posted 13 hours ago
his explosives on Tuesday while mingling among the worshippers. The United States condemned the attack. A statement by US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said "that the victims were targeted and killed in a place of worship... Read more
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News.com.au
Nigeria mosque bombing kills at least 50his explosives on Tuesday while mingling among the worshippers. The United Sta
News.com.au / Posted 14 hours ago
his explosives on Tuesday while mingling among the worshippers. The United States condemned the attack. A statement by US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said "that the victims were targeted and killed in a place of worship... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Palestinian Leadership Freezes Communication With Trump Administration After Threats to Close Its Washington Officesin Washington are closed,” Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 16 hours ago
in Washington are closed,” Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment t that time. US does not... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 16 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 17 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 17 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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News 8000
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
News 8000 / Posted 17 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
KTXS Abilene / Posted 17 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Palestinians freeze communications with Trump administrationin Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communicati
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 hours ago
in Washington are closed," Khatib said. The instructions to freeze communications came from Abbas, Khatib said. The US State Department told CNN that it was looking into the matter but had no further comment at that time.US does not... Read more
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Gulf News
Tillerson accused of violating US law on child soldiersDocuments show Tillerson’s decision was at odds with a unanimous recommendation
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Documents show Tillerson’s decision was at odds with a unanimous recommendation by the heads of the US State Department’s regional bureaus Washington, D.C.: A group of about a dozen US State Department officials have taken the unusual step of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Trump will send nearly 60,000 Haitians back to poorest country in the Americasa quarter live below the extreme poverty line, existing on less than US$1.23(93
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
a quarter live below the extreme poverty line, existing on less than US$1.23(93p) per day. The official advice of the US State Department to Americans considering visiting Haiti is to "carefully consider the risks" due to its "current security... Read more
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DW
Keystone XL: Nebraska approves alternative route for disputed oil pipeline |Winston, an attorney representing environmental groups that have long opposed t
DW / Posted yesterday
Winston, an attorney representing environmental groups that have long opposed the project. Hours after the decision, the US State Department said it would review the new route to see if there are "permitting impacts." Read more The pipeline,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
RevGovbroke down. And by calling out the NPA as terrorists, he’s just following the l
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
broke down. And by calling out the NPA as terrorists, he’s just following the lead of noteworthy organizations like the US State department—which put that label on them in 2002—and the European Union Council, which followed suit in 2005. But... Read more
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BBC News
Trump administration approves Keystone XLthrough the US state of Nebraska. Mr Trump offered to call the governor of the
BBC News / Posted yesterday
through the US state of Nebraska. Mr Trump offered to call the governor of the state later today. An evaluation by the US state department was required, because the pipeline crosses an international border.Image caption Miles of unused pipe... Read more
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BBC News
Protests shut Thai embassy in TurkeyNations refugee agency have condemned the deportation. "They could face harsh
BBC News / Posted yesterday
Nations refugee agency have condemned the deportation. "They could face harsh treatment and a lack of due process," the US State Department said. Zimbabwe's president has defied calls to resign, and his party summons its MPs to discuss... Read more
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DW
New restrictions for US travelers to Cuba |US issues travel alert for Europe during holiday season 17.11.2017 The US Stat
DW / Posted 2 days ago
US issues travel alert for Europe during holiday season 17.11.2017 The US State Department has urged Americans traveling to Europe during the holiday season to exercise caution. A travel alert said global terrorist groups still have the capability... Read more
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DW
More restrictions for US travelers to Cuba |US issues travel alert for Europe during holiday season 17.11.2017 The US Stat
DW / Posted 2 days ago
US issues travel alert for Europe during holiday season 17.11.2017 The US State Department has urged Americans traveling to Europe during the holiday season to exercise caution. A travel alert said global terrorist groups still have the capability... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angolan Foreign Minister, UN Chief Discuss Global Concern Issuethis week to attend a Ministerial Conference on Trade, Investment, Security and
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
this week to attend a Ministerial Conference on Trade, Investment, Security and Good Governance, an initiative by the US State Department. The meeting gathered over 20 ministers of Foreign Affairs from African countries. During his stay, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amisom Begins to Withdraw Troops From SomaliaMohamed Jimale Irfid. The fears have also led to the dismissals of senior secu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Mohamed Jimale Irfid. The fears have also led to the dismissals of senior security and intelligence officials, with the US State Department ordering Americans to leave the country. The United Nations asked local and foreign staff to be more... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump says decision on 'horror show' big game trophies next weekin 2012 in Zimbabwe. The president's sons are known to have a passion for hunti
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
in 2012 in Zimbabwe. The president's sons are known to have a passion for hunting It also came on the same day that the US State Department presented to Congress its first annual report on wildlife trafficking which, it said, 'remains a serious... Read more
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The Manila Times
Visa retrogression strikes on Christmasof their immigrant visa waiting days – stopped visa interviews and left hundred
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
of their immigrant visa waiting days – stopped visa interviews and left hundreds of thousands hanging until next year. The US State Department announces the availability of visas to applicants in various categories, family-sponsored and... Read more
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Gulf News
PLO unlikely to freeze ties with WashingtonEgyptian minister calls Erekat to stress importance of ties Dubai: The US Stat
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
Egyptian minister calls Erekat to stress importance of ties Dubai: The US State Department has drawn the ire of Palestinian politicians who have threatened to suspend all communication with America if it implements its plan to close the Palestine... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte to issue proclamation tagging NPA as “terrorists”as a terrorist group because rebellion is just a light offense. He said he wil
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
as a terrorist group because rebellion is just a light offense. He said he will classify them as terrorists as the US State Department did over a decade ago. The Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) was designated... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Defiant Cambodia PM dares US to cut all aid to his countrythe US embassy announced a $US1.8 million grant to assist local elections this
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
the US embassy announced a $US1.8 million grant to assist local elections this year and next year's general election. The US State Department said on its website that US assistance to Cambodia for programs in health, education, governance,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Palestinians say they won't be blackmailed by US move to close PLO officein Washington unless the group enters peace negotiations with Israel, and said
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
in Washington unless the group enters peace negotiations with Israel, and said they would not surrender to blackmail. A US State Department official said that under legislation passed by Congress, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson could not renew... Read more
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DW
Palestinians threaten to cut ties with US as PLO mission in Washington faces closure |of Israelis before the International Criminal Court. According to the Associat
DW / Posted 3 days ago
of Israelis before the International Criminal Court. According to the Associated Press news agency, citing anonymous US State Department officials, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson determined that the Palestinians violated that provision in... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Signs of U.K. Misconduct in Assange Casebetween the Crown Prosecution Service and the Swedish prosecution authorities a
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
between the Crown Prosecution Service and the Swedish prosecution authorities and any correspondence with the US State Department, the Department of Justice, or the state of Ecuador. Obviously, this all relates to the situation that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Palestinians threaten to cut ties with US if PLO office is shutthey would give a clear answer," he said, adding that Palestinian leaders would
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
they would give a clear answer," he said, adding that Palestinian leaders would then meet to discuss their response. A US State Department official cited "certain statements made by Palestinian leaders" about the International Criminal Court as... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinians to suspend US ties if PLO office closedoffice in Washington, DC. Senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said on Sa
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
office in Washington, DC. Senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said on Saturday the PLO had been informed by the US State Department of a decision not to renew the operating permission for the organisation's office in the American... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trump reverses elephant trophy decision, keeps banmove was met with a barrage of criticism from animal rights groups and activist
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
move was met with a barrage of criticism from animal rights groups and activists. It also came on the same day that the US State Department presented to Congress its first annual report on wildlife trafficking which, it said, “remains a serious... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
DONALD REVERSES ELEPHANT TROPHY RULE, KEEPS BANwas met with a barrage of criticism from animal rights groups and activists. AF
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
was met with a barrage of criticism from animal rights groups and activists. AFP It also came on the same day that the US State Department presented to Congress its first annual report on wildlife trafficking which, it said, “remains a serious... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump reverses elephant trophy decision post public outcryoutcry as Trump allows big game hunters (like his... Share this article It al
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
outcry as Trump allows big game hunters (like his... Share this article It also came on the same day that the US State Department presented to Congress its first annual report on wildlife trafficking which, it said, 'remains a serious... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Donald Trump reverses elephant trophy decision, keeps banmove was met with a barrage of criticism from animal rights groups and activist
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
move was met with a barrage of criticism from animal rights groups and activists. It also came on the same day that the US State Department presented to Congress its first annual report on wildlife trafficking which, it said, “remains a serious... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'We're Looking At Africa in 2050', Says Top Officialand address the challenges of the Africa of the future, says Donald Yamamoto, w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
and address the challenges of the Africa of the future, says Donald Yamamoto, who is in charge of African affairs at the US State Department. African foreign ministers and African Union officials have gathered in Washington for a high level... Read more
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DW
US State Department: 'We're looking at Africa in 2050' |UN operations. And the US military helps support through "train and assist", an
DW / Posted 4 days ago
UN operations. And the US military helps support through "train and assist", and helps complement and supplement what the US State Department is doing. One more data point is that 63 percent of all UN operations are in Africa. 70 percent of the UN... Read more
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asianage
US warns travellers heading to Europe of Christmas terrorWashington has a long-standing warning to its citizens to beware extremist atta
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Washington has a long-standing warning to its citizens to beware extremist attacks in European cities. The US State Department has warned that recent attacks in Britain, Finland, France, Russia, Spain and Sweden show that both Al-Qaeda and the... Read more
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Daily Mail
US warns of Christmas terror threat in EuropeUS citizens are put on high alert for threat of terrorist attacks in Europe ove
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
US citizens are put on high alert for threat of terrorist attacks in Europe over Christmas US State Department has updated advice citizens over travel at Christmas Said travellers should be 'alert' to threats after series of attacks in festive... Read more
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