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Kenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomat
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Kenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomat
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan diplomat has written to the dean of the Africa Diplomatic Corps to protest what she calls "uncivilized, undiplomatic, irresponsible, degrading and insulting behavior" by an Egyptian diplomat who is alleged to have called sub-Saharan Africans "slaves and dogs....
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Kenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomat
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Kenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomat
NAIROBI, Kenya — A Kenyan diplomat has written to the dean of the Africa Diplomatic Corps to protest what she calls “uncivilized, undiplomatic, irresponsible, ...
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Kenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomat
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Kenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomat
Muscatine, IA (52761) Today. Cloudy early with scattered thunderstorms developing this afternoon. A few storms may be severe. High 81F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 m...
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Gaza 'Spiderboy' seeks to storm Guinness world records
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Gaza 'Spiderboy' seeks to storm Guinness world records
Mohammed al-Sheikh dreams of a Guinness world record for a series of stunning backflips and his almost unbelievable body contortions. The 12-year-old can can b...
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African envoys say Egyptian called sub-Saharan Africa 'dogs and slaves'
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
African envoys say Egyptian called sub-Saharan Africa 'dogs and slaves'
NAIROBI: Egypt has become embroiled in a dispute with African diplomats after they accused an Egyptian official of referring to "dogs and slaves" in remarks about sub-Saharan Africa at a United Nations conference in Nairobi. The diplomats sent a formal complaint to Kenya's foreign ministry after the alleged remark at the U....
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Kenya Protests Dogs, Slaves Reference by Egyptian Diplomat
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Kenya Protests Dogs, Slaves Reference by Egyptian Diplomat
A Kenyan diplomat has written to the dean of the Africa Diplomatic Corps to protest what she calls "uncivilized, undiplomatic, irresponsible, degrading and ins...
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Kenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomat
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Kenya protests dogs, slaves reference by Egyptian diplomat
By TOM ODULA and HAMZA HENDAWI Associated Press. NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - A Kenyan diplomat has written to the dean of the Africa Diplomatic Corps to protest what...
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Ousted Ya’alon agrees to show Liberman Defense Ministry ropes
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Ousted Ya’alon agrees to show Liberman Defense Ministry ropes
Newly installed Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Tuesday requested a meeting with his ousted predecessor Moshe Ya’alon to formally hand over the reins at t...
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UN applauds Israeli PM, defense minister for supporting two-state solution
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
UN applauds Israeli PM, defense minister for supporting two-state solution
Israeli forces detain 10 Palestinians in predawn raids across W. Bank; Israeli forces open fire on fishermen, farmers, level lands in Gaza; 3 Palestinians exec...
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Meet Gaza's Spiderboy whose eyes are on Guinness World Records
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Meet Gaza's Spiderboy whose eyes are on Guinness World Records
Meet Gaza’s Spiderboy whose eyes are on Guinness World Records May 31, 2016. Palestinian boy Mohammed Al Sheikh, only 12, dreams of a Guinness world record fo...
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occupied Palestinian territory: Press briefing notes on Flogging in Iran, unfair restrictions on NGO
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
occupied Palestinian territory: Press briefing notes on Flogging in Iran, unfair restrictions on NGO
Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Rupert Colville Location: Geneva Date: 31 May 2016. (1) Flogging in Iran. We condemn the outrageous...
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African envoys say Egyptian called sub-Saharan Africa 'dogs and slaves'
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
African envoys say Egyptian called sub-Saharan Africa 'dogs and slaves'
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Egypt has become embroiled in a dispute with African diplomats after they accused an Egyptian official of referring to "dogs and slaves" in...
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Hamas executes three convicted Palestinians in Gaza
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Hamas executes three convicted Palestinians in Gaza
GAZA: Security forces from the Islamist group Hamas executed three convicted Palestinians at dawn on Tuesday, a move condemned by local and international human...
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President speaks about Russia’s occupation of Georgia in front of 70 state leaders
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
President speaks about Russia’s occupation of Georgia in front of 70 state leaders
“We should unite in order to react to conflicts as well as avoid and eliminate them,” the Georgian President said, addressing the leaders of 70 countries at Is...
 
Israel's settlement drive is becoming irreversible, diplomats fear
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Israel's settlement drive is becoming irreversible, diplomats fear
MITZPE YERICHO, West Bank In the hills east of Jerusalem, overlooking the Palestinian city of Jericho and the Jordan Valley, stands a religious Jewish settleme...
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Hamas executes three Gazan men on murder charges
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Hamas executes three Gazan men on murder charges
The executions took place at the police headquarters in Gaza City and were attended by family members of those who had reportedly been killed by the three conv...
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Israel's settlement drive is becoming irreversible, diplomats fear
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Israel's settlement drive is becoming irreversible, diplomats fear
By Luke Baker. MITZPE YERICHO, West Bank (Reuters) - In the hills east of Jerusalem, overlooking the Palestinian city of Jericho and the Jordan Valley, stands ...
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Bicesse Accords Signed 25 Years Ago
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Bicesse Accords Signed 25 Years Ago
Luanda 25 years ago, May 31, 1991, the Angolan Government and UNITA rebel movement signed in Portugal the Bicesse Accords that put an end to a long civil war i...
 
Israel's settlement drive is becoming irreversible, diplomats fear
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Israel's settlement drive is becoming irreversible, diplomats fear
MITZPE YERICHO, West Bank In the hills east of Jerusalem, overlooking the Palestinian city of Jericho and the Jordan Valley, stands a religious Jewish settleme...
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UN rights office concerned over denial of observer status for journalist's group
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
UN rights office concerned over denial of observer status for journalist's group
31 May 2016 #150 The United Nations human rights office today added its voice to the concerns raised over a decision this past week by the Committee on Non-Gov...
 
Spring session of parliament ends
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Spring session of parliament ends
By Nigar Abbasova. Milli Majlis [the Azerbaijan parliament] held its last plenary meeting of the spring session on May 31. Fulfillment of the state budget was ...
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Yoo criticizes Park for vetoing vill
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Yoo criticizes Park for vetoing vill
Independent lawmaker Yoo Seong-min criticized President Park Geun-hye Tuesday for vetoing an Assembly-backed bill proposing that regular public hearings on sta...
 
Sudan: 8 African FMs, UN Security Council to discuss Africa's opposition to ICC
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Sudan: 8 African FMs, UN Security Council to discuss Africa's opposition to ICC
KHARTOUM, Sudan (PANA) - The Sudanese Foreign Minister, Ibrahim Ghandour, has said that he and seven other African Foreign ministers will discuss with the UN S...
 
Displaced widows and children of Syria's war struggle for ...
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Displaced widows and children of Syria's war struggle for ...
Dazu voanews.com: The number of Afghans who have fled violence and remain trapped in their own country has doubled over the past three years, says a new report...
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Envoys demand apology from Egypt, accuse representative of racism
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Envoys demand apology from Egypt, accuse representative of racism
African diplomats attached to the United Nations Environmental Programme in Nairobi have accused an Egyptian envoy of making racist remarks during the recent e...
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Navy shoots Gaza fisherman who leaves ‘designated zone’
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Navy shoots Gaza fisherman who leaves ‘designated zone’
Israeli sailors shot a Palestinian fisherman in the leg off the coast of the Gaza Strip Tuesday, after his vessel and a second boat didn’t obey orders to halt,...
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Q1 tax collection declines
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Q1 tax collection declines
Govt blames low oil prices. THE national government’s tax collection as a percentage of the gross domestic product (GDP), or the tax-to-GDP ratio, declined to ...
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Reprisals Continue Unabated in the Arab World, Alkarama Tells the UN Secretary General
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Reprisals Continue Unabated in the Arab World, Alkarama Tells the UN Secretary General
press release. On 24 May 2016, Alkarama has provided the United Nations Secretary General (UNSG) Ban Ki-moon with a report detailing reprisals taken by Arab St...
 
Ghobash tours UN Palais des Nations hall after renovation with donation from the UAE
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Ghobash tours UN Palais des Nations hall after renovation with donation from the UAE
GENEVA, 31st May, 2016 (WAM) -- Saqr bin Ghobash Saeed Ghobash, Minister of Human Resources and Emiratisation, has toured Hall No. 17 of the United Nations Pal...
 
U.S. Regulators Block Approval of Teva Pharm's Huntington Drug
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
U.S. Regulators Block Approval of Teva Pharm's Huntington Drug
REUTERS — Israel-based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries said on Tuesday approval for a drug to treat chorea stemming from Huntington disease has been held up by ...
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Great Lakes Summit Set for June 14
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Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Great Lakes Summit Set for June 14
Luanda The 6th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the International Conference on Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) was convened for June 14 this year, in Lua...
 
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