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Zimbabwe Elections: Sekeramayi rallies cadres for massive victory

Sydney Kawadza Assistant News Editor The Herald – Zimbabwe. – Zimbabwe is going to a penaltimate poll that will determine its lasting sovereignty, National Security Minister Sydney Sekeramayi has said. Speaking at the burial of liberation war hero Cde Peter … Continue reading

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Brazilian Defense Minister arrives on an official Visit to Angola today

(nsnbc) Brazilian Defense Minister Luís Nunes Amorin, will arrive on a 48 hour visit in Angola today, 18 February 2013, to reinforce the two countries bilateral relations and friendship. In 2012 Brazil and Angola signed a comprehensive defense agreement. Brazil … Continue reading

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Standoff in Sabah could derail Southern Philippines Peace Process

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) Only days after a peace accord between the Philippine government and the secessionist Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) was negotiated, and a declaration that about a lasting peace accord would be signed by March, an armed group, … Continue reading

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Venezuelan Government Increases Banking Sector’s Obligation to Fund Construction and Mortgages

Ewan Robertson – The Venezuelan government has increased the banking sector’s financial obligation to fund construction and provide low-interest mortgages as part of policies to broaden access to affordable housing. The financial obligation, known as the “mandatory mortgage portfolio”, requires … Continue reading

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Saudi-Arabia the Prime Suspect behind Suicide Bomb that killed Iraqi Brigadier General Awni Ali

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) On Saturday, 16 February, a suicide bomber killed the senior Iraqi army intelligence officer, Brigadier General Awni Ali, and two of his bodyguards in his home, in northern Iraq. So far, nobody has claimed responsibility for the … Continue reading

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FARC released captured Policemen as Peace-Talks in Havana continue.

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-Peoples´Army in Miranda, in southern Cauca, have released the two policemen, Cristian Yate and Victor Gonzáles as agreed during the ongoing peace-talks in Havana, Cuba. The policemen were captured by the FARC … Continue reading

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