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Sep 9th, 2013
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By Oladele Ogunsola   Correspondent, Ibadan •Folarin                                                      •Adedoja As 2015 approaches, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State may be in a serious dilemma over the choice of […]...
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Sep 2nd, 2013
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By Said Temsamani On August 3O, in his address to Moroccan ambassadors, HM King Mohammed VI stressed the fact that to meet the challenges and seize the opportunities of the 21st century, Morocco needs a foreign policy that uses tools and approaches to match a changing global landscape of engagement. ...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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Ethiopia: The search for a better life. Students may have been holed up in dorms and apartments as Hurricane Sandy made landfall, but it wasn’t enough to stop Dining Services employees from coming to work. To ensure students had food even after classes were canceled Monday and Tuesday, the department...
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Sep 6th, 2012
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By: New Civilisation By Reza Pankhurst The Egyptian government, led by President Mohammad Morsi, is currently preparing for war. While a few (naïve) analysts may have assumed that the first war declared would be against Israel, given the Muslim Brotherhood’s apparent support for its offshoot Hamas an...
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Sep 5th, 2012
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y Ramzy Baroud The official position of Arab nations is unambiguous: solidarity with Palestine is paramount. But facts on the ground point to a disturbingly different reality, one in which Palestinians are mistreated beyond any rational justification in various Arab countries. The worst-fated among t...
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Sep 5th, 2012
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By Ali Younes In Jordan media reports said that former Crown prince Hassan might form the new cabinet in light of the dire economic and political upheavals Jordan is going through now. News outlets also reported of an imminent change of government along with change in other key governmental agencies....
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May 7th, 2012
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The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) hopes to eventually invest 7.5 billion euros a year in North Africa and Jordan to support democratic transition and help economies recover from the 2011 revolutions, its president said. The EBRD, set up by governments in 1991 to support the ...
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Apr 30th, 2012
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Dubai – Al-Qaeda’s North African branch has offered to free a British hostage in return for the release of radical preacher Abu Qatada but warned London against handing him over to his native Jordan, a statement on an Islamist website said on Monday. “The initiative to the British governm...
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Apr 23rd, 2012
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Cairo – A senior Egyptian minister said on Monday her country is ready to resume gas exports to Israel but at a new price, after scrapping a long-term contract. International Co-operation Minister Fayza Abul Naga said the Egyptian side had “no objections to reaching a new contract with ne...
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Apr 9th, 2012
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Cairo – An explosion on Monday hit a pipeline which supplies Egyptian gas to Israel and Jordan, marking the 14th such attack since 2011, security officials said. According to witnesses, masked gunmen in two cars dug a hole near the pipeline in the Al-Midan area close to the north Sinai town of ...