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  • Dutch ambassador confirms expulsion of two diplomats from Russia

    Date: 2018-03-30 14:09:48 GMT - Russia - International - SN:11 - ID:7324731

    Dutch ambassador in Moscow Renee Jones-Bos said after a visit to the Russian Foreign Ministry on Friday she had been told two diplomats were expelled from Russia in retaliation for steps taken by The Hague, TASS reported on Friday. "I’ve just ....

  • UK given one month to cut diplomatic mission in Russia

    Date: 2018-03-30 13:05:50 GMT - Russia - International - SN:10 - ID:7324597

    The Russian Foreign Ministry said the UK has been given one month to cut its diplomatic mission in the country to the same number of Russian diplomatic staff in Britain, Russia Today TV channel reported. The ministry also handed a note of protest ....

  • Moscow summons foreign ambassadors over diplomatic crisis

    Date: 2018-03-30 12:55:13 GMT - Russia - International - SN:9 - ID:7324573

    The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Friday that it will lodge notes of protest with the ambassadors of countries that earlier expelled Russian diplomats. "On March 30, the Russian Foreign Ministry summoned the heads of a number of diplomatic ....

  • Japanese PM, Indian FM discuss bilateral relations

    Date: 2018-03-30 12:47:37 GMT - Japan - International - SN:8 - ID:7324557

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe discussed with Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday ways to strengthen bilateral ties. Swaraj, who is in Tokyo on a three-day visit, conveyed the greetings of Indian Prime Minister Narendra ....

  • Myanmar swears in Suu Kyi loyalist as new president

    Date: 2018-03-30 11:21:12 GMT - Myanmar (Burma) - International - SN:4 - ID:7324390

    A longtime Aung San Suu Kyi loyalist Win Myint, was sworn in as the country's new president and de facto national leader. Win Myint vowed to prioritize the rule of law, peace and reconciliation, ABC News reported. Win Myint, 66 and the former ....

  • Six Daesh militants killed in Kunar drone strike

    Date: 2018-03-30 11:10:50 GMT - Afghanistan - International - SN:3 - ID:7324362

    At least six militants affiliated to Daesh terrorist group were killed in a drone strike carried out by the US forces in eastern Kunar province. According to the local officials, the latest drone strike was conducted on Wednesday to target Daesh ....

  • Trump: U.S. is leaving Syria very soon, let other people take care of it

    Date: 2018-03-29 20:21:59 GMT - USA - International - SN:21 - ID:7323838

    U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday the US would leave Syria "very soon" and "let the other people take care of it," the Washington Examiner reported. Trump made the announcement in an Ohio speech pushing spending on domestic ....

  • Ethiopian parliament to appoint new premier Monday

    Date: 2018-03-29 18:39:09 GMT - Ethiopia - International - SN:18 - ID:7323728

    The Ethiopian House of Peoples' Representatives called for an extraordinary session to endorse the election of the Prime Minister to replace the outgoing Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegen, who resigned from his position earlier last month, the ....

  • French Embassy in Cairo flies flag at half-mast over Trèbes attack

    Date: 2018-03-28 18:09:22 GMT - Egypt - International - SN:24 - ID:7321271

    The French Embassy in Cairo flew its flag at half-mast over Trèbes terror attack, which occurred on Friday in Trèbes city in southern France. The embassy's staff stood a moment of silence, honoring Arnaud Beltrame, the policeman who died after ....

  • Nicosia, Ankara to appear in European Court for Turkish Cypriot family murder case reexamination

    Date: 2018-03-27 19:00:44 GMT - Cyprus - International - SN:31 - ID:7319469

    The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) holds a hearing on Wednesday concerning the alleged lack of cooperation between the Republic of Cyprus and Turkey in the murder case of three members of a Turkish Cypriot family back in 2005. Elmas ....

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