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Trump may be ‘turning point’ for Libya – Alfano
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Trump may be ‘turning point’ for Libya – Alfano
Washington, March 22 – The start of the new Trump administration, together with the start of the UN secretary-general’s term, could provide a “turning point” in the Libya crisis, Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano said Wednesday. “Global leadership is needed, from the UN to key countries,” he said on the margins of a US anti-ISIS summit.Read Full Article ...
 
Migrants at risk of drug-resistant TB in Europe
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Migrants at risk of drug-resistant TB in Europe
PARIS: In the late 19th century, an estimated one in seven Europeans was dying of tuberculosis, then known as “consumption” for its slow, remorseless wasting o...
 
Somaliland drought 'a kind of nightmare', security threat - minister
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Somaliland drought 'a kind of nightmare', security threat - minister
Prolonged drought in Somaliland has killed between 65 and 80 per cent of the semi-autonomous region's livestock, creating conditions that are "the worst time i...
 
Barriers to bridges: Kenya and Ethiopia's vision for border peace, development
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Barriers to bridges: Kenya and Ethiopia's vision for border peace, development
By SIDDHARTH CHATTERJEE, UNITED NATIONS RESIDENT COORDINATOR TO KENYA, @sidchat1 President Kenyatta and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn lay the foundation ...
 
Cyprus President meets UN’s Guterres in New York (Update)
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Cyprus President meets UN’s Guterres in New York (Update)
Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades on Wednesday told reporters in New York that he had a very productive 40-minute-long meeting with UN Secretary General Anto...
 
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  • Dura aterragem na Venezuela
    A Venezuela está à beira do precipício. A ação concertada ainda pode evitar a sua queda. Mas quanto mais se atrase, mais venezuelanos morrerão por falta de medicamentos, pela má nutrição ou pela violência.
  • South China Sea Ruling Sweeps Away Diplomatic Ambiguities
    Tuesday?s ruling by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea has bought a little clarity to the problems in the South China Sea, but it has not made solving the underlying problems significantly...
  • China Hardens Position on South China Sea
    China has taken a leap towards clarifying its claims in the South China Sea, but in a direction that could intensify frictions.
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    Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country?s politicians. Turkey?s armed forces ? or factions within them ? have justified their repeated interventions in politics with claims that they...
  • Venezuela?s hard landing
    Venezuela is on the edge of the precipice. Concerted action may yet pull it back. But the longer it is delayed, the more Venezuelans will die from lack of medicines, malnutrition or violence.