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AFRICAN, CARIBBEAN, EU LAWMAKERS PLEDGE SUPPORT FOR FREE TRADE

NAIROBI– Lawmakers from Africa, Caribbean, Pacific and the European Union (ACP- EU) on Wednesday pledged support for trade liberalization as a means to promote economic growth, peace and security.

The lawmakers who attended a joint …

AFRICAN, CARIBBEAN, EU LAWMAKERS PLEDGE SUPPORT FOR FREE TRADE

NAIROBI– Lawmakers from Africa, Caribbean, Pacific and the European Union (ACP- EU) on Wednesday pledged support for trade liberalization as a means to promote economic growth, peace and security.

The lawmakers who attended a joint …

Unlawful, unjustified and disproportionate use of force against protestors in DR Congo � UN report

The right to freedom of peaceful assembly was severely restricted and often violently suppressed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2017 and the trend continues so far this year, according to a UN …

ETHIOPIA-DJIBOUTI RELATIONS HAVE BENEFITED BOTH COUNTRIES

SEMERA, ETHOPIA– Ethiopia and Djibouti held their 24th Regular Consultative Meeting of border administrators and commissioners in this town in northeastern Afar regional state this week to discuss ways of charting out future joint activities …

Tillerson Cuts Short Africa Trip to Deal With North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is cutting short his trip to Africa by about a day to deal with pressing matters including North Korea.

“Due to demands in the Secretary’s schedule he is returning …