Syria Talks In Astana Start With Government And Opposition At One Table

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nsnbc : The Syria talks with participation of both the Syrian government and opposition groups started in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana on Monday. The primary focus of the first day pf the meeting was on consolidation the nationwide ceasefire mediated by Russia, Turkey and Iran in December. Previous cease fires tended to collapse relatively quickly More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

Neighboring Countries of Libya Reject Foreign Intervention, Promote Conflict Resolution

nsnbc : The 10th Ministerial Meeting of Neighboring Countries of Libya with participation of African Union, Arab League and UN representatives was held in the Egyptian capital Cairo. The delegates issued a joint More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, January 21st, 2017

2016 The Deadliest Year for Afghan Media on Record: AJSC

nsnbc : The Afghan Journalist Safety Committee (AJSC) released a report stressing that 2016 was the deadliest year for Afghan media on record. 13 media workers were killed, countless other media workers were assaulted, More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, January 20th, 2017

Turkey Invites Syrian – Kurdish KNC to Astana

nsnbc : Turkey invited three members of the Syrian Kurdish National Council (KNC / ENKS) to the talks in Astana January 23 – 25. The KNC is politically allied with northern Iraq’s Kurdistan Democratic More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

China Blasts US Over Invitation of Taiwanese Delegates to Trump’s Inauguration

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The People’s Republic of China interfered in sovereign domestic US policy, blasting the United States over the invitation of delegates from Taiwan to the presidential inauguration More...

By nsnbc On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Russia – Syria Agree on Inviting US to Talks in Astana, Iran Opposes Invitation

nsnbc : Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Russia has invited the United States to take part in the talks on Syria in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana on January 23 – 25. Syrian Deputy Foreign More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

No Place For Brexit Pick-And-Choose Tactics: Tusk

nsnbc : European Council President Donald Tusk warned on Wednesday that there won’t be any place for pick-and-choose tactics in the upcoming Brexit negotiation between Britain and the EU. European Council More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Vietnam’s Deputy PM Welcomed Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank VP in Hanoi

nsnbc : Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held a reception for D.J Pandian, the Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Iran Rules Out Review of Nuclear Deal: Rouhani

nsnbc : Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told Iranian media on Wednesday that his country will not accept a review of its international nuclear deal. The agreement is known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action More...

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By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Australia, China, Malaysia Suspend Search for MH370: Families Dismayed

Fahwad al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : The governments of Australia, China and Malaysia suspended the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. The plane “went missing” in 2014 with 239 people on More...