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Zimbabwe’s Foreign Minister Dies From Covid-19

Zimbabwe's Foreign Minister Dies From Covid-19

Zimbabwe’s Foreign Minister Dies From Covid-19 Zimbabwe’s Foreign Minister Dies From Covid-19 HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s minister of foreign affairs and international trade, Sibusiso Busi Moyo, has died, the office of the president said on Wednesday. The cause was complications related to Covid-19. Mr. Moyo became the fourth high-ranking official in Zimbabwe to succumb to the virus since the start …

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Mexico Clears Salvador Cienfuegos, Ex-Defense Minister, in Drug Case

Mexico Clears Salvador Cienfuegos, Ex-Defense Minister, in Drug Case

Mexico Clears Salvador Cienfuegos, Ex-Defense Minister, in Drug Case Mexico Clears Salvador Cienfuegos, Ex-Defense Minister, in Drug Case MEXICO CITY — The authorities in Mexico say they will bring no charges against a former top military official who was arrested in the United States last year on drug-trafficking and corruption charges, only to be sent home at the request of …

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Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode

Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode

Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode Hugh Grant has revealed that he was originally offered the part of Prime Minister in Black Mirror’s infamous first episode. Airing in 2011 on Channel 4, “The National Anthem” is one of …

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Nepal’s Prime Minister, K.P. Sharma Oli, Calls for New Elections

Nepal's Prime Minister, K.P. Sharma Oli, Calls for New Elections

Nepal’s Prime Minister, K.P. Sharma Oli, Calls for New Elections Nepal’s Prime Minister, K.P. Sharma Oli, Calls for New Elections KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal’s top leader dissolved Parliament on Sunday amid infighting among members of the governing party, throwing into doubt the political future of a strategically important Himalayan country where China and India have long jockeyed for influence. The …

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As France Shifts Right, a Hard-Line Minister Proves Indispensable to Macron

Dans une France qui vire à droite, Gérald Darmanin se révèle indispensable à Emmanuel Macron

As France Shifts Right, a Hard-Line Minister Proves Indispensable to Macron As France Shifts Right, a Hard-Line Minister Proves Indispensable to Macron PARIS — He has declared war on the Islamist “enemy within” and halal food shelves in supermarkets. He launched what he described as a “massive” operation against 76 of France’s mosques, and sought to criminalize the filming of …

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Lebanon Prime Minister Charged With Negligence in Beirut Blast

Lebanon Prime Minister Charged With Negligence in Beirut Blast

Lebanon Prime Minister Charged With Negligence in Beirut Blast Lebanon Prime Minister Charged With Negligence in Beirut Blast BEIRUT, Lebanon — The Lebanese judge investigating the massive explosion in the port of Beirut has charged the acting prime minister, Hassan Diab, and three former ministers with negligence in the August blast that killed nearly 200 people, two people briefed on …

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Syria’s Assad names new FM to replace late diplomat foreign minister Bashar Assad diplomat Syria diplomat

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Syria’s Assad names new FM to replace late diplomat foreign minister Bashar Assad diplomat Syria diplomat Syria’s Assad names new FM to replace late diplomat foreign minister Bashar Assad diplomat Syria diplomat Syria’s President Bashar Assad named a new foreign minister on Sunday, appointing Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad to replace a longtime diplomat who passed away last week after …

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Pompeo and Bahraini Minister Visit Israel After Strikes on Iranian Forces in Syria

Pompeo and Bahraini Minister Visit Israel After Strikes on Iranian Forces in Syria

Pompeo and Bahraini Minister Visit Israel After Strikes on Iranian Forces in Syria Pompeo and Bahraini Minister Visit Israel After Strikes on Iranian Forces in Syria JERUSALEM — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Bahraini counterpart landed in Israel on Wednesday to mark a new, U.S.-brokered normalization deal just hours after Israeli forces carried out retaliatory airstrikes on Iranian …

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With Progressive Politics on March in New Zealand, Maori Minister Blazes New Trails

With Progressive Politics on March in New Zealand, Maori Minister Blazes New Trails

With Progressive Politics on March in New Zealand, Maori Minister Blazes New Trails With Progressive Politics on March in New Zealand, Maori Minister Blazes New Trails Nanaia Mahuta entered New Zealand’s Parliament as the youngest Maori woman to ever gain a seat. More than two decades later, she has become the country’s minister of foreign affairs, another trailblazing first. So …

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Khalifa Bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Dies at 84

Khalifa Bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Dies at 84

Khalifa Bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Dies at 84 Khalifa Bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahrain, Dies at 84 BEIRUT, Lebanon — Prince Khalifa bin Salman al-Khalifa, who ran Bahrain’s government as prime minister for nearly five decades while defending the ruling dynasty and quashing opposition, died on Wednesday. He was 84. The state-run Bahrain News Agency …

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