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US declassifies Cold War n-plan


September 18th, 2012 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US National Security Archive has fully declassified the most controversial nuclear policy document of the Cold War, the Presidential Directive 59 (PD-59), which focused ... Read more...

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North Korea releases U.S. citizen after more than 6 months


May 27th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by BNO News
PYONGYANG (BNO NEWS) -- North Korean state media on Friday reported that American citizen Young-su Jun, who is also known as Eddie Jun, has been released on humanitarian grounds after more than ... Read more...

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North Korea detains another US citizen


April 14th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Apr.14 (ANI): An American citizen, Jun Young Su has been detained in North Korea for his involvement in illegal missionary work in that country.Prongyang has informed Washington. Jun is reportedly being ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter visits Cuba over the issue of tension with US


March 29th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Havana, Mar 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US President Jimmy Carter is on a mission to Cuba to help ease tensions between the country and the United States. It is also expected that ... Read more...

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Venezuelan president wants Carter to join Libya mission


March 5th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has proposed the inclusion of former US president Jimmy Carter in a peace mission to Libya.Opponents of Libyan leader Muammar ... Read more...

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Ex-US President Carter sued for five million dollars over falsehoods in ‘Palestine’ book


February 2nd, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2(ANI): Former United States President Jimmy Carter is facing a five million dollar-plus lawsuit over his book "Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid", which was published by 'Simon and Schuster' in November ... Read more...

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America is ready to elect a gay president: Jimmy Carter


December 17th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 17 (ANI): Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says America is ready to elect a gay president.And the 39th president predicts it will happen in 'near future'."I think the entire ... Read more...

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‘Better times’ ahead for Obama if he takes his case to American public: Jimmy Carter


December 1st, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1(ANI): Former United States President Jimmy Carter thinks that "the next two years might be better" for President Barack Obama if he drops his efforts at bipartisanship."In the ... Read more...

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Clinton ‘lost vital White House nuclear codes’


October 21st, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) For months during Bill Clinton's administration, the White House lost the card with a set of numbers for opening the briefcase containing codes for a nuclear attack, a ... Read more...

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Former U.S. President Carter calls for including Hamas in peace talks


October 20th, 2010 - 3:00 am ICT by BNO News
DAMASCUS, SYRIA (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter on Tuesday called for the inclusion of the militant group Hamas in the Middle East peace process, local media reported."We believe that ... Read more...

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter rushed to Cleveland hospital


September 29th, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by BNO News
CLEVELAND, OHIO (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was rushed to a Cleveland, Ohio hospital on late Tuesday morning after falling ill on a plane, officials said. Carter, 85, ... Read more...

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Former US President Jimmy Carter Taken to Hospital


September 28th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former President of the United States, Jimmy Carter was taken to the hospital this morning after he landed at Cleveland Hopkins Airport after an ambulance ... Read more...

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Former President Jimmy Carter hospitalized


September 28th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former President Jimmy Carter has been hospitalized. He was flying to Cleveland to be part of a book-signing event, but instead he had to be hospitalized ... Read more...

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter rushed to Cleveland hospital


September 28th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
CLEVELAND, OHIO (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was rushed to a Cleveland, Ohio hospital on late Tuesday morning after falling ill on a plane, officials said. Carter, 85, was ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter slams Ted Kennedy on health care issues


September 17th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US President Jimmy Carter slammed late Ted Kennedy on the health care issue in an interview with ’60 Minutes’. He was being interviewed on the ... Read more...

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60 Minutes: Jimmy Carter Blasts Ted Kennedy on Health Care


September 17th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Former President Jimmy Carter, although the late Senator Ted Kennedy was an advocate for Obama’s health-care bill, it was his fault that a decent health ... Read more...

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North Korean leader denies plan to hand power to son


September 17th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 17 (DPA) North Korean leader Kim Jong Il has dismissed speculation that he is to hand power to his youngest son, a news report said Friday. Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao ... Read more...

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Positive signals hint at Sino-US ties getting back on track


September 7th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sept 7 (ANI): A number of high-profile US guests, including the "positive signals" that emerged during the meeting between Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, are an ... Read more...

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US slams N. Korean Office 39 for “illicit activity”


August 31st, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 31 (ANI): United States has slammed Office 39, a shadowy party organization that raises hard currency to buy fine liquor, exotic food and luxury cars for cronies of North ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter arrives in US with freed American


August 28th, 2010 - 2:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 28 (DPA) Former US president Jimmy Carter arrived back in the US Friday together with an American man who had been imprisoned in North Korea since the beginning of the ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter leaves North Korea with freed US man (Lead)


August 27th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 27 (DPA) Former US president Jimmy Carter left North Korea Friday after achieving the release of a US man who had been imprisoned there, the state-run Korean Central News Agency ... Read more...

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Carter to reach US with N. Korea released African-American detainee


August 27th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): Former US President Jimmy Carter's office has confirmed that he has left Pyongyang with African-American Aijalon Mahli Gomes, who had been jailed in North Korea since January, after ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter leaves North Korea with freed US man


August 27th, 2010 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 27 (DPA) Former US president Jimmy Carter left North Korea Friday after achieving the release of a US man who had been imprisoned there, the state-run Korean Central News Agency ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter flies to North Korea to free American


August 25th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 25 (DPA) Former US president Jimmy Carter is travelling to North Korea to secure the release of a US citizen imprisoned in the Stalinist state, a South Korean media report ... Read more...

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Jimmy Carter to visit N. Korea to seek release of US man


August 24th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug 24 (ANI): Former US President Jimmy Carter will reportedly visit North Korea soon to negotiate the release of a US man detained there for illegal entry.The Foreign Policy magazine ... Read more...

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‘The Elders’ slam Sri Lanka for lacking ‘reconciliation’


August 4th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 4 (ANI): 'The Elders', a council of retired global leaders led by Desmond Tutu has slammed Sri Lanka, based on its report, for lacking post-war reconciliation. They also expressed their ... Read more...

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Queen Noor Aims To Reach The World On Nuclear Proliferation Through “Countdown To Zero”


June 13th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, June 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) She might be a little off-cast in Hollywood but when you come to know about her sheer dedication and love towards movies, you might ... Read more...

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Queen Noor Goes To Hollywood To Eradicate Nuclear Weapons


June 12th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jordan's Queen Noor recently addressed a small group of reporters in Hollywood to discuss the upcoming movie on nuclear weapons.The movie which is about nuclear ... Read more...

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Carter Center condems “Israel’s attack” on Gaza-bound ships


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:14 am ICT by BNO News
ATLANTA, GEORGIA (BNO NEWS) -- The Carter Center expressed on Wednesday deep regret for the loss of life and condemned the "unprovoked and illegal Israeli assault" on the Gaza flotilla carrying pro-Palestinian ... Read more...

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US confirms immigration talks with Cuba


February 18th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS/EFE) The US government has confirmed that one of its top diplomats for Latin America will participate in a new round of talks on immigration issues with Cuba ... Read more...

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And the Obama, Carter comparison saga continues


January 31st, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan. 31 (ANI): Even before President Barack Obama entered the White House, presidential historians had begun drawing comparisons between him and former President Jimmy Carter.And the similarities were uncanny.Carter studied ... Read more...

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Canadian envoy spied for CIA during 1979 Iran revolution


January 24th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 24 (IANS) A former Canadian ambassador in Iran has revealed that he spied for the CIA after Iranian students took the US embassy hostage in 1979. Ken Taylor, who served as ... Read more...

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Sheikh Hasina receives Indira Gandhi peace award


January 12th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina received the prestigious Indira Gandhi Peace Prize in recognition of her contribution to peace and democracy at a function in the ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama’s Effigy Found Hanging At Plains In Georgia


January 4th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Georgia, Jan 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It appears that US President Barack Obama is facing adverse situation in his country as well as in foreign lands. Few days back, an effigy ... Read more...

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Obama arrives at Oslo to receive Nobel Award


December 10th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Oslo (Norway), Dec 10 (ANI): U.S President Barack Obama arrived here on Thursday to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.Obama is the third sitting American President to acquire the honour.Earlier, Theodore Roosevelt ... Read more...

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