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    © Greg Nash BY MARTY JOHNSON Former Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey has joined the dissenting voices of retired generals who have criticized President Trump for his handling of

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  • Egypt’s Sisi approves $84.5m loan from Kuwait

    Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi approved a second loan agreement worth 26 million Kuwaiti dinars ($84.5 million) to be offered by Kuwait for Egypt to fund the establishment of the Sharm

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    South Sudan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation issued a statement resolving the controversy over its approval of Cairo’s request to establish a military base near the

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Abiy helps Somaliland put more facts on the ground

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali, the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize laureate. (Photo: EPA-EFE / Alessandro de Meo) What is the Ethiopian leader’s interest in mediating talks between Somalia and

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President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, Friday, April 10, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump

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Under Secretary for Political Affairs David Hale’s Travel to Somalia, Kenya, and Sudan

Photo/Reuters Under Secretary for Political Affairs David Hale will travel to Somalia, Kenya, and Sudan from August 5-7, 2019. His trip will advance America’s commitment to peace and security in

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Brexit brinkmanship – UK demands deal change, EU says ‘non’

Photo Reuters British Prime Minister Theresa May was on a collision course with the European Union on Wednesday after lawmakers demanded she renegotiate a Brexit divorce deal that the other

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