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Caribbean Development Bank provides US$5,3M for SVG volcano recovery

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PRENSA LATINA 24-07-2021 Caribbean Development Bank provides US$5,3M for SVG volcano recovery Bridgetown, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved financing of US$5,3 million for St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) to support response to the La Soufrière volcanic eruption, regional […]

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4 min 2 weeks

Maria Zakharova, Russian Foreign Ministry: We believe that any unilateral actions running counter to the earlier UN Security Council Resolutions 550 (1984) and 789 (1992) and creating additional difficulties for the resumption of the negotiating process on the Cyprus problem are unacceptable.

Maria Zakharova, Russian Foreign Ministry was answering to the following question about the latest developments on Famagusta: Question: What does Russia think about the current situation in the Cyprus peace process in connection with the latest developments, namely, the reopening of the Varosha district, including in […]

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Cyprus: Security Council Presidential Statement Condemns Announcement on Further Reopening in Fenced-Off Varosha Area of Cyprus (Famagusta)

MEETINGS COVERAGESC/1458623 JULY 2021 SECURITY COUNCIL 8824TH MEETING (PM) Security Council Presidential Statement Condemns Announcement on Further Reopening in Fenced-Off Varosha Area of Cyprus The Security Council condemned today the 20 July announcement by Turkish and Turkish Cypriot leaders on the further reopening of a […]

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Africa News: Nigeria jails 10 pirates over ship hijacking

 01:27 PIRACY Nigeria jails 10 pirates over ship hijacking  11 hours ago  01:00 MINING Burundi suspends rare-earth mining in row over riches  11 hours ago UGANDA Hundreds of Ugandans given fake Covid jabs: health officials  18 hours ago  01:38 TUNISIA Tunisia receives over 1 mln […]

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Cyprus: Security Council approves statement condemning Turkish announcements on Varosha (Famagusta)

Security Council approves statement condemning Turkish announcements on VaroshaCNA – Apostolis Zoupaniotis – United Nations/New York 23/07/2021 20:21 The UN Security Council approved on Friday during an open session a Presidential Statement condemning the announcements “by Turkish and Turkish Cypriot leaders” regarding Varosha, the fenced off part of Famagusta. […]

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2 min 2 weeks

News from US and the World: Celebratory but subdued, Tokyo Olympics begin with opening ceremony like no other

NBC NEWS 23-07-2021 Gettty; Reuters; AP OLYMPICS Celebratory but subdued, Tokyo Olympics begin with opening ceremony like no other OPINIONJill Biden: An open letter to Tokyo’s Team USA EXCLUSIVE: Staging Covid-hit Olympics is ‘difficult,’ Japan’s leader admits, but could have huge payoff CORONAVIRUS Delta’s growing […]

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3 min 2 weeks

News from Latin America and the World: IATA rejects taxes to reduce emissions in aviation

PRENSA LATINA 23-07-2021 IATA rejects taxes to reduce emissions in aviation Ottawa, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned Thursday that taxes as a solution to reduce emissions from European aviation are counterproductive for sustainable aeronautics. PNA demands dialogue with Israel […]

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News from China, Asia and the World: Race to evacuate patients as hospitals flooded by rainstorms – We express our deep condolences, sympathy and solidarity with the Chinese People

XINHUA NEWS 23-07-2021 Race to evacuate patients as hospitals flooded by rainstorms Wuhan lab leak claim goes against science: official Over 1.5 bln doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered in ChinaChina intensifies emergency rescue in rain-hit Henan Business SAIC-GM-Wuling posts strong auto sales in H1 China’s central […]

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6 min 2 weeks

News from Russia and the World: Russian-Made Systems Downed All Missiles Fired at Syrian Province of Homs

SPUTNIK NEWS 23-07-2021 MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Russian-made Buk-M2E air defense systems downed in the early hours of Thursday all the missiles fired at the central Syrian province of Homs, Rear Adm. Vadim Kulit, the deputy head of the Russian Center for the Reconciliation of […]

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