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October 11, 2017 9:25 AM UNAMID and nations welcome United States decision to lift sanctions on Sudan

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October 11, 2017 3:39 AM Sudan-U.S relations: Khartoum’s animosity went with the wind after sanctions lifting

This article comes in the aftermath of the calming and fading away from the heavy dust triggered by the event of lifting the decades-long US economic and trade sanctions on Sudan on Friday, October 6, 2017. The purpose of the article is to explore these decisions and their immediate and future implications in the two countries. In this context, it is worth

October 9, 2017 5:10 AM Factors to watch on Oct. 9

SAFRICA-MARKETS/FACTORS:South African Markets - Factors to watch on Oct. 9 The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect South African markets on Monday. South Africa's share indexes posted record high closes for the second straight day on Friday, helped by gains in market 3

September 26, 2017 11:50 PM 'In school, but learning nothing'

Six out of 10 children and teenagers in the world are failing to reach basic levels of proficiency in learning, warns a hard-hitting report from the United Nations. The UN describes the findings as "staggering" and representing a "learning crisis". Much of the focus of international aid in education has been on the lack of access to schools, particularly 5

September 22, 2017 1:11 AM North Korea's Kim says will make 'deranged' Trump pay dearly for U.N. speech

SEOUL/NEW YORK (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un blasted U.S. President Donald Trump as “mentally deranged” on Friday and vowed to make him pay dearly for threatening to destroy his country, hours after Trump ordered fresh sanctions over Pyongyang’s weapons programs. Tensions have risen as North Korea has resisted intense international pressure 1

September 21, 2017 11:50 AM Africa: Conflicts Drag Down Food Security Amid Growing Global Food Output

Rome — - Robust harvests in Latin America and rebounding agricultural conditions in Southern Africa are on course to improve the global food supply situation, but ongoing civil conflicts and climate-related shocks are affecting progress towards hunger reduction, according to the new edition of FAO's Crop Prospects and Food Situation report. Hurricanes 1

September 13, 2017 1:19 PM Uganda, Tanzania probed over deals with North Korea

A report on the investigations was released by United Nations panel of experts dated September 9. The report was issued two days prior to the UN Security Council's unanimous adoption of a tough new round of sanctions aimed at coercing North Korea into negotiations on its nuclear arsenal. The eight-member panel said it is assessing information from an unnamed 9

September 11, 2017 12:28 AM Stories from Irma: Feeling powerless as the storm finally arrives

ESTERO, Fla. — The forecasters had fiddled with the storm track for days, nudging it to the east and then pulling it back to the west, but when Hurricane Irma finally blew in Sunday, it reminded everyone that when a tropical cyclone reaches a certain size, it simply can’t miss. This storm was nearly as big as the state of Florida, which is why everything 5

September 7, 2017 3:05 AM Trump says US not 'putting up with' North Korea's actions

WASHINGTON/BEIJING – President Donald Trump warned on Wednesday that the United States would no longer tolerate North Korea’s actions but said the use of military force against Pyongyang will not be his “first choice.” His comment appeared to be in line with classified briefings to Congress in which Trump’s top national security aides - Defense Secretary 3

September 6, 2017 2:01 AM China Banks, Oil Giants at Risk From Trump's Sanction Threat

President Donald Trump’s rhetoric about imposing widespread sanctions on China for propping up North Korea’s economy may put pressure on some of its banks and oil companies. Harsh critics of China’s support for its neighbor have argued that American efforts to stop North Korea’s nuclear weapons program must include tougher sanctions against Chinese state-owned 22