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United Nations Security
Daily update  May 12, 2022
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Remarks by Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield at the UN Security Council Stakeout
Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield U.S. Representative to the United Nations New York, New York May 11, 2022. AS DELIVERED.
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United Nations Security Council Washout: India's Unrevealing Non-Alignment Foreign Policy
United Nations Security Council Washout: India's Unrevealing Non-Alignment Foreign Policy. 11 May 2022. By Anil Anand.
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Remarks by Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield at a UN Security Council Briefing on the ...
All of these ballistic missile launches, as would a nuclear test, violate Security Council resolutions. They pose threats to regional and ...
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U.S. calls out Russia, China opposition to U.N. action on N.Korea | Reuters
The United States called out China and Russia on Wednesday for opposing further United Nations action on North Korea, warning that the Security ...
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Another European war 'not an impossibility'; Unity crucial in Bosnia and Herzegovina | | UN News
... community must stand firm behind a peaceful, unified Bosnia and Herzegovina, the country's UN envoy told the Security Council on Wednesday. |
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Ecuador: Latest prison riot highlights need for criminal justice reform | | UN News
... justice system, the UN human rights office, OHCHR, said on Tuesday. ... “We emphasize that the responsibility of the State for the security of ...
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Linda Thomas-Greenfield (USA) on - Security Council Media Stakeout | UN Web TV
Informal comments to the media by Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Permanent Representative of the United States to the UN, on.
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UN Security Council Holds Meeting on North Korea's Missile Launch I LIVE - YouTube
The United Nations Security Council is holding a meeting to discuss North Korea's recent ballistic missile test. It is reported that North Korea ...
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US UN Envoy in Talks With Security Council on North Korea Resolution - Bloomberg.com
US ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield said she had been in talks with other Security Council members on a new Chapter VII ...
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Top global official: Bosnian Serbs are trying to `secede' - The Washington Post
UNITED NATIONS — The top international official in Bosnia warned ... High representative Christian Schmidt told the U.N. Security Council that 26 ...
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Extremism
Daily update  May 12, 2022
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The Truth about Democratic Abortion Extremism | National Review
The Truth about Democratic Abortion Extremism ... In a post-Roe America, progressives should expect their stance on abortion to become politically toxic ...
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Coups undermining Sahel anti-extremist force: UN chief | Al Arabiya English
Military coups in Mali and Burkina Faso – two members of the G5-Sahel anti-extremist force – are undermining the mission's operational capacity, ...
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Abortion extremism, Wisconsin cave exploring, Lyme disease prevention
An expert on extremism joins us to examine the responses to the potential of the U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade.
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Republicans, Democrats trade extremism charges in showdown on doomed abortion bill
A bill to wipe out abortion restrictions nationwide took center stage Wednesday as Senate Democrats teed up a bill that has virtually no chance of ...
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Rep. Tom Reed resigns, cites 'extremism' in House | State News | nny360.com
Tom Reed resigns, cites 'extremism' in House. U.S. Rep. Tom Reed (R-New York) speaks at the podium standing with members of the Problem Solvers ...
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Ex-Guantanamo detainee on trial in France for extremism - Expatica
... taken in afterwards by France, has been charged with encouraging jihadists to head to Iraq and Syria to fight for the extremist group in 2015.
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Understanding extremism in the wake of the Madison anti-abortion clinic bombing
An expert on extremist ideology explains what's happening, and what could happen, in the wake of the leaked Supreme Court draft decision that ...
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Opinion | How the GOP strategy to paint Democrats as 'extreme' really works - The Washington Post
Let's first acknowledge that there's no perfect measure of extremism, ... Henry Olsen: Democrats are proving to be the real extremists on abortion.
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Life-sustaining planets, Abortion extremism | Wisconsin Public Radio
We talk to a Wisconsin researcher looking into the possibility of other planets sustaining life. Then, an expert on extremism joins us to examine ...
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Tunisian Writer: Ramadan Will Not Be A Month Of Tolerance As Long As Islamic Extremism Prevails
He also noted the incitement spread by extremist mosque preachers in the West and in the Arab and Islamic countries, who encourage terrorism and ...
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A Gendered Approach to Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism and Counterterrorism
A Gendered Approach to Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism and Counterterrorism. GCTF EAWG and WAWG. Location. Dakar, Senegal.
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South Sudan
Daily update  May 12, 2022
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South Sudan in Focus - Voice of America
Health officials in South Sudan report an increase in meningitis cases in Northern Bahr al Ghazal State; A new report by the United Nations ...
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South Sudan's Minister of Petroleum to Deliver Keynote Address at SSOP 2022
Hon. Minister Puot Kang Chol has officially been confirmed to speak at the upcoming South Sudan Oil & Power 2022 conference (September 13-14) in ...
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South Sudan urges UNISFA to contain renewed Twic-Abyei conflict
May 9, 2022 (JUBA) – South Sudan on Monday urged the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) to cooperate and contain the renewed ...
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Many fear South Sudan may return to conflict, say UN experts - The New Arab
UN experts pointed to political disputes between former rivals now leading the government - President Salva Kiir and Vice President Riek Machar ...
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Peacekeeping in South Sudan: it's a race against time for the UN - The Conversation
The mandate extension grants South Sudan's Revitalised Transitional Government of National Unity much-needed time to complete the implementation of a ...
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Dressing to impress gives lift to refugees in South Sudan - UNHCR
By Tim Gaynor and Gift Friday Noah in Gorom Refugee Settlement, South Sudan | 11 May 2022. South Sudan. Clementina and her family receive new ...
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South Sudan refugee loses High Court case - Crikey
The High Court has found immigration authorities did consider Australia's refugee obligations, in the case of a South Sudanese man seeking to ...
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Kiir and Machar - Insights Into South Sudan's Strongmen - allAfrica.com
Analysis - Salva Kiir and Riek Machar loom large over South Sudan's recent history. And they will keep holding the future of the young nation in ...
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Sexual Violence Against Women, Girls Increases In South Sudan - UN - HumAngle Media
United Nation Mission in South Sudan documented that 63 cases of conflict-related sexual violence.
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With oil sales tied up, South Sudan battles to pay salaries | The Daily Independent at YourValley.net
Commercial building permits for April 15-18 in Mesa City Council District 6 in southeast Mesa are listed by address, date issued or in review, ...
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DR Congo
Daily update  May 12, 2022
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DR Congo rebels kill 14 in refugee camp attack - Ripples Nigeria
The Democratic Republic of Congo rebels on Tuesday killed 14 people including women and children in an attack at a refugee camp in Ituri Province ...
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CODECO Rebels Attack, Kill Displaced Persons In Ituri, DR Congo - HumAngle Media
At least 14 civilians were killed in a camp for displaced persons in Ituri province of the Democratic Republic of Congo by suspected combatants of ...
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DR Congo Army Kill Mai-Mai Rebel, Arrest Another In South Kivu - HumAngle Media
The rebels raided a village to rustle cattle before they were confronted by the DR Congo soldiers who killed one and arrested another.
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14 civilians killed in eastern DR Congo attack – Borneo Bulletin Online
BUNIA (AFP) – Fourteen civilians were killed in an attack on a displaced persons' camp in Ituri province in conflict-torn eastern DR Congo, ...
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CrisisInSight Weekly Picks, 11 May 2022 - Democratic Republic of the Congo | ReliefWeb
DRC. Around 7,500 people were displaced in Bushushu village, Kalehe territory (South Kivu) following heavy rains on 27 April and overflow of the ...
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East African business body sees increased trade ties as DR Congo joins EAC_china.org.cn
A statement issued by the EABC said in 2020, EAC countries imported goods worth 49.2 million U.S. dollars from the DRC while they exported goods worth ...
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Re-post: DanChurchAid (DCA) is looking for a Country Director for the Democratic Republic ...
Program/Project Management Job in DR Congo about Mine Action, Recovery and Reconstruction and Safety and Security, requiring 5-9 years of ...
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At least 14 die, including children, in DR Congo attack - BusinessGhana
At least 14 people have died, including children, in an attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern Ituri province. The incident,...
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DRC's state of siege more than doubled civilian killings, says Amnesty International | News24
A year since the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) government enacted a state of siege in North Kivu and Ituri provinces, the number of civilians ...
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Vicky White na Casey White 'bateganyaga kurasana' na polisi mu gihe bafatwa - BBC News Gahuza
... Imfungwa n'umucungagereza babuze bari bafitanye 'umubano wihariye' · DR Congo: Imfungwa zahamwe no gufata abagore ku ngufu.
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Terrorism
Daily update  May 12, 2022
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Victims of Terrorism Memories Campaign - Film | UN Web TV
This short documentary features eight victims of terrorism from across the globe showcasing their personal objects/markings.
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Sen. Lindsey Graham backs resolution to designate Russia State Sponsor of Terrorism - WCBD
... Blumenthal (D-CT) pushing for the designation of Russia as a State Sponsor of Terrorism (SST) in response to the war being waged in Ukraine.
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Afghanistan at risk of becoming safe haven for terrorism: MoS Meenakashi Lekhi - ThePrint
“For the last several decades, India has been a victim of terrorism, particularly cross-border terrorism, by UN-designated terrorist groups, such as ...
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UMass Amherst Afro-American department express 'outrage' over racist 'anti-Black terrorism ...
... at the most recent incident of racist, anti-Black terrorism on campus, which we see as part of a larger pattern locally and nationally,”.
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Separatist Leader Yasin Malik Pleads Guilty In Terrorism Case, Admits Collaborating With Pakistan
Kashmiri Separatist Leader Yasin Malik Pleads Guilty In Terrorism Case, Admits Collaborating With Pakistan#Pakistan #YasinMalik ...
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (May 4-10, 2022)
Two terrorist attacks were carried out this past week: an attack in Elad where the terrorists used an axe and a knife (three civilians murdered ...
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Jury returns mixed verdict in New York terrorism case | The Seattle Times
The jury was unable to reach a verdict on one terrorism charge — providing material support for a terrorist group — but found Alexei Saab, 44, ...
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Senators call Russia state sponsor of terrorism | Latest Headlines | nwitimes.com
Sens. Lindsey Graham and Richard Blumenthal are calling on the U.S. Secretary of State to designate Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism.
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Senators call Russia state sponsor of terrorism | News | journalstar.com
Blumenthal, a Connecticut Democrat, said: "If there is anybody who embodies terrorism and totalitarianism and torture, it is Vladimir Putin. And ...
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Terrorism stemming out of Temple Trees cause for violence- Ven. Omalpe Sobitha Thero
It's very clear that terrorist leaders like former prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and Johnston Fernando manipulated these groups which acted as ...
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Somalia
Daily update  May 12, 2022
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AU imposes curfew on Somalia's presidential poll venue | Africanews
The African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (Atmis) has imposed a curfew on the Afisyoni air force hangar in the capital, Mogadishu, ...
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Police: 4 killed in Somalia blast ahead of presidential vote - ABC News
MOGADISHU, Somalia -- Somali police say at least four people have been killed by a suicide explosion that targeted a checkpoint near the airport ...
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At least 6 killed in suicide attack in Somalia - La Prensa Latina Media
Among the 39 candidates is incumbent Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo, who is seeking a second term in office. Somalia has been in a state of upheaval since ...
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Police: 4 killed in Somalia blast ahead of presidential vote - The Washington Post
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somali police say at least four people have been killed by a suicide explosion that targeted a checkpoint near the airport in ...
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Police: 4 killed in Somalia blast ahead of presidential vote - CBS 17
“I saw four people dead at the scene. Two of them were government soldiers who died immediately after the attack,” said police officer Ali Hassan. A ...
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Police: 4 Killed in Somalia Blast Ahead of Presidential Vote | World News - USNews.com
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali police say at least four people have been killed by a suicide explosion that targeted a checkpoint near the ...
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A record of 39 candidates running for Somalia's presidential election | Africanews
Somalia. A record of 39 candidates have registered for the race taking place Sunday, May 15. More than 300 MPs will be in charge of deciding who ...
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As Famine Descends on Somalia, We Must Act to Save Lives | Opinion - Newsweek
Severe drought has devastated farming in Somalia. With no crops growing and animals dying from the lack of water, families are desperate for food. The ...
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Police: 4 killed in Somalia blast ahead of presidential vote | Star Tribune
Somali police say at least four people have been killed by a suicide explosion that targeted a checkpoint near the airport in the capital, ...
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Over 400000 children risk dropping out of school due to drought in Somalia - ReliefWeb
English News and Press Release on Somalia about Education, Food and Nutrition, Drought and more; published on 10 May 2022 by CARE.
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Islamic State
Daily update  May 12, 2022
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Global Coalition Warns No Rest for Fight Against Islamic State - Voice of America
Nearly three years after U.S.-backed forces in Syria seized the last remaining territory held by Islamic State's self-declared caliphate, ...
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Global Coalition Preparing 'Holistic' Assault on Islamic State in Africa - Voice of America
FILE - Nigerian soldiers patrol on Oct. 12, 2019, after gunmen suspected of belonging to the Islamic State West Africa group raided the village of ...
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Ministers Meet in Morocco to Discuss Ongoing Threat From IS | World News - USNews.com
RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Members of the global coalition fighting the Islamic State group gathered in Morocco on Wednesday to discuss the campaign, ...
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ISIS in Africa behind a surge in terrorist attacks, officials say - The Washington Post
The Islamic State's regional affiliates in Africa are carrying out lethal attacks at a tempo far surpassing the parent organization that once ...
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Ministers meet in Morocco to discuss ongoing threat from IS - ABC News
Members of the global coalition fighting the Islamic State group are meeting in Morocco to discuss the campaign.
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Egypt says officer, 4 troops killed in fighting in Sinai | AP News
Saturday's attack, one of the deadliest on Egyptian security forces in recent years, was claimed by the Islamic State group.
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Satellite-tracking Islamic State's archaeological destruction - ThePrint
Islamic State vandalism and construction projects inflicted significant damage on the site – all shown on a new topographic map informed by ...
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New Jersey Man Convicted Of Receiving Military-Type Training From Hizballah, Marriage ...
Damian Williams, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New ... includes establishing a fundamentalist Islamic state in Lebanon.
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US, others say Africa has become main target of IS group - News4JAX
A senior U.S. official and other members of the global coalition fighting the Islamic State group have warned that the African continent is now ...
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IS-K Ramps Up War Against The Taliban By Attacking Central Asian Neighbors - Gandhara, RFE/RL
Islamic State-Khorasan is provoking tensions between the Taliban and Afghanistan's weary neighbors by reportedly launching rocket attacks on ...
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