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Chinese President in India to Discuss Trade

Thursday, 18 September 2014 12:35 PM

Chinese President Xi Jinping has been on a three day visit to India, where he and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi are expected to discuss trade, infrastructure and territorial disputes.

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Emir of Qatar visits Germany

Thursday, 18 September 2014 12:35 PM

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the eighth and current Emir of the State of Qatar, known for his support of sporting events and his position as head of the Qatar Investment Authority board of directors, is visiting Berlin and Bavaria on his trip to the country

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EU and Ukraine ratify landmark association agreement

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 11:57 AM

The Ukrainian and European parliaments on September 16, 2014, simultaneously ratified a landmark pact at the heart of the ex-Soviet country's bloodiest crisis since independence.

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Politicians who love #Selfies

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 11:56 AM

From Clinton to Cameron and Obama, the leaders who love getting in front of the camera

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Shiite rebels and Yemeni officials Fail to Solve Crisis

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 12:20 PM

Shiite rebels and Yemeni officials met seeking to fine-tune a deal to end a standoff sparked by calls for the government to quit but failed to make headway, a UN diplomat said.

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Paris meeting backs Iraq against ISIL

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 12:20 PM

World leaders gathered at the International Conference on Peace and Security in Iraq on September 15, 2014, at the Quai d Orsay in Paris, to address the threat in the Mideast from ISIL

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The Prince of Wales attends a Prince's Trust event in London

Monday, 15 September 2014 12:25 PM

The Prince of Wales met with a few entrepreneurs supported by his charity, The Prince's Trust, which was founded in 1976 to help young people from four priority target groups. These are the long-term unemployed, people who have been in trouble with the law, people who are in difficulty at school, and people who have been in care.

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Kuwaiti Foreign Minister in Gaza

Monday, 15 September 2014 12:24 PM

Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah visited the Al-Aqsa mosques compound, Islam's third holiest site, in the old city of Jerusalem, on September 14, 2014.

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Jeddah: GCC Foreign Ministers To Support US strategy against ISIL

Sunday, 14 September 2014 12:58 PM

Kerry and regional counterparts agreed in Saudi Arabia to form a coalition to support an American campaign against Islamic State jihadists in Syria and Iraq.

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Kerry in Iraq to prepare Obama’s new strategy

Thursday, 11 September 2014 12:19 PM

The US Secretary of State John Kerry flew into Iraq for talks with its new leaders on their role in a long-awaited new strategy against ISIL jihadists to be unveiled by President Barack Obama.

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Obama Calls Saudi King Ahead of Speech on Islamic State

Thursday, 11 September 2014 12:17 PM

The US President Barack Obama talked on the phone with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia from the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, on September 10, 2014.

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UN Honours Emir of Kuwait As 'Humanitarian Leader'

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 12:42 PM

The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon named the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah, a Humanitarian Leader at the UN headquarters in New York.

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Iraqi MPs approve Al Haidar's proposed cabinet

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 12:26 PM

Iraqi MPs approved Haidar Al badi’s proposed cabinet, making him the new premier, but key security posts remain unfilled even as the country battles to regain ground from militants.

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Protests in Yemen escalate

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 12:26 PM

Yemeni riot police used tear gas and water cannon to disperse Shiite Muslim Houthi protesters blocking the road between the capital and Yemen's main airport, in an escalation of weeks of protests.

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'Invest in Tunisia, Start-up Democracy'

Monday, 8 September 2014 12:31 PM

France is among 30 countries which are to take part in the 'Invest in Tunisia, Start-up Democracy' international conference aimed at showcasing investment opportunities in Tunisia.


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