AU Finalizes Revising Migration Policy Framework

Addis Ababa July 02/2017 The African Union has finalized revising the Migration Policy Framework for Africa and formulating its ten-year implementation plan to improve migration governance, Commissioner for Social Affairs Amira Al Fadil said. During a press conference she gave Sunday, Al Fadil said that the multi-faceted challenge of irregular migration within and outside the

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Saudis pressure Sudan’s Al-Bashir to boycott Qatar

July 3, 2017 Sudan should take a ‘clear stance’ and support the GCC countries and Egypt in their dispute against Qatar, the Saudi Ambassador to Khartoum said yesterday. In an interview with the Khartoum-based daily newspaper, Al Sudani, the Saudi Ambassador to Khartoum, Ali Bin Hassan Jaffar, urged Sudan to change its neutral stance if

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Saudi axis extends deadline as Qatar rejects ultimatums

#GulfTensions Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE and Egypt push back by 48 hours deadline on 13 demands made to Doha MEE and agencies Monday 3 July 2017 The Saudi-led axis of powers has extended by 48 hours a deadline on 13 demands issued to Qatar, a statement said on Monday morning. Without stating whether Qatar had

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Sudan extends ceasefire ahead of expected lifting of U.S. trade embargo

Monday, 3 July 2017 | MYT 1:42 AM KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan will extend a unilateral ceasefire with rebels until the end of October, a decree by President Omar Hassan al-Bashir said on Sunday, two weeks before the United States plans to lift a 20-year-old trade embargo against Sudan. The U.S. said on Jan. 13

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