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Italy leading move to get Gaddafi liability free exile in Africa


March 29th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London/New York, Mar. 29 (ANI): British newspapers are reporting that negotiations are currently underway to offer Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi a liability free exile.In London on Tuesday, diplomats from the UN, ... Read more...

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Protesters ‘elements of coup’: Yemeni president


February 17th, 2011 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
Sanaa, Feb 17 (IANS) Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, who has been in power for 33 years, dubbed the anti-government protesters as "elements of the coup", the official Saba news agency reported."The ... Read more...

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Sudan signs ceasefire deal with rebel group


February 24th, 2010 - 6:40 am ICT by IANS
Doha, Feb 24 (DPA) Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir Tuesday night signed a ceasefire deal in Doha with a key rebel group, in what could be a key step toward ending the conflict ... Read more...

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Sufi Muhammad is now encouraging Taliban defiance in Swat


May 11th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 11 (ANI): Tehreek-e-Nafaz-e-Shariat-e-Mohammadi (TNSM) chief Sufi Muhammad, who was released from prison to talk peace and able to convince the insurgents to lay down their weapons, still backs the ... Read more...

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Pakistan was safer under Musharraf: former CIA official, ICC security advisers


March 4th, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) A former CIA official, who headed its Bin Laden unit, says the Lahore terrorist attack on Sri Lankan cricketers is a direct result of the West's insistence on ... Read more...

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Israeli prime minister sacks Gaza talks special envoy


February 24th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Feb 24 (RIA Novosti) Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has sacked Amos Gilad, who was the head of ceasefire talks in Gaza with the militant group Hamas, media reports said ... Read more...

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Pakistani Taliban to review ceasefire deal (Lead)


February 22nd, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 22 (IANS) Disputing the Pakistani government's claims that it has brokered a "permanent ceasefire" in the Taliban-infested Swat Valley, the militia has said they would review their 10-day truce after ... Read more...

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Israel resumes fuel supplies to Gaza (Lead)


November 11th, 2008 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv/Gaza, Nov 11 (RIA Novosti) Israel resumed fuel supplies to the Gaza Strip Tuesday, a defence ministry spokesman said. Israel closed Nov 5 all crossings into Gaza as border violence ... Read more...

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Russia now a state to be reckoned with: Medvedev


September 6th, 2008 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 6 (RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Saturday the country has emerged as a force to "reckon with" after the Caucasus crisis. "The events in South Ossetia showed that ... Read more...

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Russia accuses UN of double standards over Georgian regions


August 29th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Aug 29 (RIA Novosti) Russia has accused the UN Security Council of having double standards over South Ossetia and Abkhazia, and of lacking understanding of the conflicts in the separatist ... Read more...

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Russia threatens to launch nuke attack on Poland over US missile shield deal


August 16th, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.16 (ANI): Russia has threatened to launch a nuclear strike against Poland following that countrys landmark deal to create American global anti-missile shields. Russia''s Deputy Chief of Army Staff, General ... Read more...

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Russia wants to sign ceasefire deal: Sarkozy


August 16th, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
DPA Paris, Aug 16 (DPA) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has told French President Nicolas Sarkozy by telephone that he intends to sign the same agreement for a ceasefire in the Caucasus conflict that ... Read more...

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South Ossetia, Abkhazia agree to ceasefire deal by Russia


August 14th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Moscow, Aug 14 (DPA) In a development signalling a further move in the direction of a breakoff from Georgia, the leaders of South Ossetia and Abkhazia Thursday signed the ceasefire agreement for ... Read more...

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Russia challenges US to choose between it and Georgia, continues military advance


August 14th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.14 (ANI): Russia continues to challenge the United States, and especially President George W Bush to "choose" between Washington''s relationship with Georgia and its future ties with Moscow. The challenge ... Read more...

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Russia slams Bush’s statement on Georgia-Russia conflict


August 14th, 2008 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Moscow, Aug 14 (Xinhua) Russia has slammed US President George W. Bush for his statement on the conflict between Russia and Georgia, saying it contained "facts" that are "untrue", Russian media reported. ... Read more...

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Philippine troops launch offensive against rebels


August 10th, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Manila, Aug 10 (Xinhua) The Philippine Army launched Sunday an offensive against Muslim rebels occupying villages in southern Philippines, despite a ceasefire deal agreed by both parties. According to media reports, government ... Read more...

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Israel confirms ceasefire deal with Hamas


June 18th, 2008 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Jerusalem, June 18 (DPA) Israel overnight accepted an Egyptian-proposed ceasefire with Hamas that is to take effect from 6 a.m. Thursday, Israel Radio reported. Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Defence Minister ... Read more...

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Georgia suspends drone flights over Abkhazia


May 31st, 2008 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti United Nations, May 31 (RIA Novosti) Georgia has suspended its unmanned reconnaissance flights over Abkhazia, but could resume them in the event of a threat from the breakaway region. Speaking after ... Read more...

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Seven killed, 32 injured in Yemen mosque blast (Lead)


May 2nd, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by admin
Sanaa, May 2 (DPA) At least seven people were killed and 32 injured Friday in a powerful explosion which rocked a mosque in the volatile northwestern Yemeni province of Saada, witnesses and ... Read more...

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Fatah welcomes Hamas’ call for dialogue


April 27th, 2008 - 8:19 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Ramallah, April 27 (Xinhua) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah Sunday welcomed Hamas' call for national dialogue, but stuck to its precondition that Hamas first give up its occupation of the Gaza Strip. ... Read more...

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Hamas hands over ceasefire proposal to Egypt


April 23rd, 2008 - 9:32 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Gaza, April 23 (Xinhua) Islamic Hamas movement Wednesday handed over to Egyptian mediators its response to a proposed ceasefire deal with Israel, a spokesman for the movement said. Sami Abu Zuhri said ... Read more...

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Hamas says no ceasefire deal yet


April 22nd, 2008 - 4:32 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Gaza, April 22 (Xinhua) A spokesman for the Islamic Hamas movement said Tuesday a deal on a ceasefire between Palestinian militant groups and Israel has not yet been reached. The Egyptian Al-Ahram ... Read more...

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Hamas, Islamic jihad to discuss ceasefire in Egypt next week


March 8th, 2008 - 9:58 pm ICT by admin
DPA Gaza, March 8 (DPA) Hamas and Islamic Jihad factions will visit Egypt next week to continue talks on a ceasefire deal with Israel under Egyptian mediation, an Islamic Jihad leader said Saturday. ... Read more...

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US may ask Egypt to mediate in Hamas-Israel talks


March 6th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Ramallah (Palestine), March 6 (Xinhua) The US is likely to ask Egypt to mediate between Hamas and Israel to reach a ceasefire in the Palestinian territories, chief Palestinian negotiator Ahmed Qurei said ... Read more...

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Cease-fire in Pak tribal areas: A lull before the storm


February 8th, 2008 - 8:40 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb.8 (ANI): The cease-fire deal brokered between the Pakistani security forces and Pakistani Taliban commanders is just the lull before a big storm and the beginning of a new chapter of ... Read more...

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