Tag Archives: Government

14Apr/17

CIA chief calls WikiLeaks a ‘hostile intelligence service’

CIA Director Mike Pompeo on Thursday called WikiLeaks a non-state hostile intelligence service often abetted by state actors like Russia.
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13Apr/17

Trump says NATO not obsolete, reversing campaign stance

U.S. President Donald Trump and NATO Secretary General share commitment to fight Islamic State in the Middle East, as Trump urges NATO to “meet their financial obligations, and pay what they owe.”
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10Apr/17

South Africa’s Zuma accuses protesters of racism after marches

South African President Jacob Zuma criticises marches last week, accusing some demonstrators of racism.

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10Apr/17

Thousands of UK police pay respects to officer killed in attack

Police officers line the streets of London as a cortege containing the body of PC Keith Palmer, who was killed in the Westminster attack, is carried to his funeral at Southwark Cathedral.
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07Apr/17

Congo’s Kabila names opposition figure Tshibala prime minister

Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila names a former member of the largest opposition party as prime minister.

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07Apr/17

Report South Africa or risk impotence, ICC told

ICC prosecutors dismiss South Africa’s arguments and urge judges to report Pretoria for non-compliance with the court.
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02Apr/17

S.African parliament’s speaker to consider Zuma no-confidence vote request

South Africa’s speaker of parliament says she will consider a request from opposition parties to hold a no-confidence vote on President Jacob Zuma.

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01Apr/17

South Africa’s new finance minister wants radically changed economy

Signalling a swing to the left, South Africa’s new finance minister says he wants to radically change the economy but pledging to maintain fiscal stability.

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