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Somaliland Petitions for Statehood

0 Visits: 477 | Wednesday August 24, 2016 - 17:59:11
WASHINGTON — More than one million citizens have signed a petition calling for the recognition of Somaliland by the international community, Somaliland President Ahmed Mohamed Silanyo told reporters in Hargeisa Tuesday.

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EUCAP Nestor visits Puntland for joint planning and preparation for deployment of experts

0 Visits: 336 | Wednesday August 24, 2016 - 15:27:36
From August 18th to 24th, a team of EUCAP Nestor's experts led by the Mission's Head of Operations visited the cities of Garowe and Bosaso in Puntland.

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Israel must charge or free 'administrative' detainees: UN

0 Visits: 317 | Sunday August 21, 2016 - 17:50:19
The UN has urged Israel to decide the fate of prisoners held under the so-called administrative detention without trial or charge amid a fresh wave of hunger strikes by Palestinians in protest against their arbitrary incarceration.

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Hegemonic powers not opposed to secular Islam: Leader

0 Visits: 304 | Sunday August 21, 2016 - 17:43:43
Leader of Iran's Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has said that enemies of Muslim nations have no hostility towards a "secular" version of Islam, based on which religion has no role in sociopolitical affairs.

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Iran to build supersonic maritime cruise missiles soon: Dehqan

0 Visits: 347 | Sunday August 21, 2016 - 17:41:55
"We have greatlyincreased the range of our marinecruise missiles and currently possess missiles with a range of 200 kilometers which are anti-ship and anti-surface," Dehqan said in a ceremony in Tehran on Sunday to unveil Iran's first turbojet engine which will be used in aircraft.

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Deadly bomb, gun attack targets government office in Somali town

0 Visits: 303 | Sunday August 21, 2016 - 17:37:11
Al-Shabab militants have killed 10 people in an attack on the local government headquarters in a town in north-central Somalia.

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Rouhani visits expo displaying Iran air defense achievements

0 Visits: 346 | Sunday August 21, 2016 - 17:35:21
Iran'sPresidentHassan Rouhanihas paid a visit to a Defense Ministry exhibition showcasing the latest achievements in the air defense industry, including the domestically-built Bavar-373 air defense system.

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Ilhan Omar makes history with victory over long-serving Rep. Phyllis Kahn

0 Visits: 386 | Wednesday August 10, 2016 - 13:52:50
Neighborhood activist Ilhan Omar made history Tuesday by winning a fiercely competitive DFL primary in a Minneapolis House district, which means she likely will become the nation's first Somali-American legislator next year.

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Israeli forces demolish homes of 5 Palestinians in West Bank

0 Visits: 289 | Tuesday August 09, 2016 - 18:23:02
Israeliregimeforces havedemolished fivePalestinian houses in the occupied West Bank despite international condemnation of the demolition campaign against Palestinianpropertyandhomes.

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Iran will never compromise on distance from US: Leader

0 Visits: 1194 | Tuesday August 09, 2016 - 18:21:47
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran will never back down from distancing itself fromthe United States.

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We all want to restart dialogue, Putin tells Erdogan

0 Visits: 297 | Tuesday August 09, 2016 - 18:20:36
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with hisTurkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Saint Petersburg Tuesday, a sign of normalization of relations that soured after the shooting down of a Russian warplane by a Turkish jet last November.

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UK special forces pictured in Syria's front line for first time

0 Visits: 329 | Tuesday August 09, 2016 - 18:19:16
British special forces have been pictured on the front line in Syria, the first photographic evidence of UK troops operating in the war-ravaged country.

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Israeli-owned oil company ordered to pay Iran $1.2 billion after losing appeal

0 Visits: 288 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 19:42:35
An Israeli-owned oil company has been ordered by an arbitration court in Switzerland to pay Iran USD 1.2 billion in revenues for oil supplied to Israel before the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

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Germany urges Turkey to respect rule of law against coup plotters

0 Visits: 1101 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 19:41:11
Germany has called on Turkey to respect international laws as it goes on with a crackdown against those who allegedly played a role in the mid-July coup attempt in the country.

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At least 33 killed in anti-government protests in Ethiopia

0 Visits: 299 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 19:40:02
At least 33 people have lost their lives and dozens more injured across Ethiopia over the weekend during clashes between police and anti-government protesters.

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Mass demo in Istanbul supports Turkish President Erdogan

0 Visits: 290 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 19:38:39
Thousands of people gathered in Istanbul Sunday to support Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, marking the end of three weeks of similar demonstrations in the wake of the failed coup of July 15.

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Turkish threatens to scrap EU refugee deal without visa waiver

0 Visits: 275 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 19:35:50
Turkish President Rejep Tayyip Erdogan has warned that his administration may scrap a controversial refugee deal with the European Union (EU) if the bloc does not meet Ankara's visa waiver demand.

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Iranian, Azeri, Russian presidents to meet in trilateral summit in Baku

0 Visits: 273 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 19:34:30
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will meet shortlywith his Russian and Azeri counterparts in a key tripartite summit in Azerbaijan's capital Baku, to explore avenues for trilateral cooperation.

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Trump meets families of fallen US soldiers

0 Visits: 305 | Thursday August 04, 2016 - 18:17:41
US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has met with the families of slain American soldiers, amid an ongoing row with the Khan family who lost their son in the Iraq war.

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Japan's new defense chief criticizes North Korea, China

0 Visits: 307 | Thursday August 04, 2016 - 18:15:38
Japan's new Defense Minister Tomomi Inada answers questions from journalists after a meeting with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at his official residence in Tokyo on August 3, 2016.

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