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Greece Makes $222 Million Interest Payment to IMF

May 7, 2015 0

Greece made a $222 million interest payment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday. But another, much larger payment looms, and it's not clear if Athens will be able to make it. Athens is supposed […]

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More Than 7,200 Dead, Thousands Missing in Nepal Quake

May 4, 2015 0

Four more people have been rescued from rubble days after the devastating earthquake in Nepal, including a 101-year-old man. Police said Sunday the man was found about 80 kilometers northwest of the Nepalese capital of […]

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Foreigners go before firing squad despite international appeals

May 2, 2015 0

JAKARTA — Indonesia executed seven foreign nationals and an Indonesian convicted of drug trafficking on Wednesday, a spokesman for the Attorney-General said, despite appeals from foreign governments and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. The […]

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Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza confirms third-term bid

April 25, 2015 0

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza has been nominated as a candidate for a third term in office, a move that his opponents say is unconstitutional. Security has been increased and demonstrations banned following opposition calls to […]

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Zuma sets up anti-xenophobia committee

April 22, 2015 0

President Jacob Zuma has announced that a committee has been established to deal with Xenophobia in South Africa. The President met with various stakeholders to discuss the country's migration policies. The meeting follows the recent […]

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