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Even before the impact studies have been started, officials say 50 percent of the dam's construction has been completed [Reuters]

Egypt committed to Nile dam talks in Washington despite Ethiopia’s retreat

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Egypt is committed to the course of negotiations sponsored by the United States and the World Bank regarding on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam...
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China urges U.S. to stop interfering in it’s internal affairs under pretext of religion

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China urges the United States to stop interfering in China's internal affairs under the pretext of religion, according to a spokesperson for the Chinese...
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Warning: Don’t register for SAT until you read this

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SAT is an acronym for Scholastic Assessment Test and is used in the application process to colleges and universities in the United States. The...

Pregnant women need to be pampered

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Miss Theresa Kuadah, a nurse based in the United States is appealing to health workers to handle expectant mothers with loving care, and make...
Pak Taliban Says No Less Than Sharia Law

Trump’s national security adviser cautions Taliban against breaking violence reduction deal

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U.S. President Donald Trump's National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien said on Sunday that the United States would be unlikely to sign an agreement with...
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South African government hails progress in land reform amid criticism by U.S.

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The South African government on Friday hailed the "steady progress" in its land reform two days after the United States criticized the process as...
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Number of active U.S. drilling rigs increases this week

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The number of active drilling rigs in the United States increased by one to 791 this week, down by 256 year on year, according...
Nashville mass demonstration in April 1960 led by Diane Nash and John Lewis

Mass Student Movement in the United States Began Six Decades Ago

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1960 marked the initiation of the sit-in movement demanding an end to legalized segregation On February 1, 1960, four African American students from North Carolina...
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U.S. condemns murder of Somali journalist

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The United States on Tuesday strongly condemned the killing of a Somali journalist by al-Shabab in Afgoye town, about 30 km southwest of Somalia's...

US based nurse supports health facilities in the Volta region

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Miss Theresa Kuadah, a nurse based in the United States has supported two community health facilities in the...
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech in Tehran, Iran, on Aug. 27, 2019. Iranian officials on Tuesday urged the United States to lift its sanctions against Iran to pave the way for talks on mutual issues. (Iran's Presidential Office/Handout via Xinhua)

Iran vows no negotiation with U.S. under “maximum pressure”

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that his administration will never negotiate with the United States under "maximum pressure." "Iran will...
FIBA

USA remain atop FIBA women’s world ranking, Belgium and Nigeria climb

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The United States maintained its top status as FIBA updated its women's world ranking following the conclusion of Olympic qualifying tournaments, while Olympics-bound Belgium...
The mortgage market data signals more confidence among first-time buyers

Mortgage applications edge up in U.S. housing market

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Mortgage applications increased in the United States as mortgage rates remained low,said Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) in a report on Wednesday. For...
An U.S. army soldier sits on top of an armored vehicle during the annual joint military exercise Foal Eagle between South Korea and the United States in Pocheon, northeast of Seoul, March 25, 2015. (Xinhua/Seongbin Kang)

U.S. meddling forces Philippines to dump military agreement

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The spokesman of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday that Manila's move to terminate the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the Philippines and...
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Russia says open to dialogue with United States, if interests respected

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Russia is open to dialogue with the United States, if its interests are taken into account and Washington stops interfering in its internal affairs,...
An undated handout image made available by NASA shows an illustration of ESA's (European Space Agency's) Solar Orbiter spacecraft against the backdrop of an image of the Sun captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (issued 05 February 2020). Solar Orbiter will capture the very first images of the Sun's polar regions. These images will provide key insights into the poorly-understood magnetic environment there, which helps drive the Sun's 11-year cycle and its periodic outpouring of solar storms. NASA is targeting 11:03 p.m. EST on 09 February 2020 for the launch of Solar Orbiter, an international collaborative mission between ESA and NASA. The spacecraft will launch on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 411 rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) in Florida, USA. EPA/ESA/ATG MediaLab/NASA HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

Solar Orbiter launched to take first pictures of Sun’s poles

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United Launch Alliance (ULA), a U.S. launch service provider, on Sunday sent the Solar Orbiter spacecraft on a journey to snap the first pictures...

USAID and UBA sign MOU to advance trade and investment

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U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) through the Prosper Africa initiative is partnering the United Bank for Africa (UBA) to increase two-way trade...
Somalia soldiers

Somali leaders urged to renew efforts to defeat al-Shabab

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The United States has called on the Somali government and the five regional states to renew their mutual commitment to defeat al-Shabab as part...
2020 Iowa Democratic caucuses

Iowa caucuses, first nominating contests of 2020 U.S. presidential election

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Iowa, a state in the Midwestern United States, is to hold Democratic and Republican caucuses on Monday, the first nomination contests on the 2020...
People listen as Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S. August 8, 2019. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Iowans highlight pressing issues in election year ahead of key caucuses

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Voters in the U.S. state of Iowa have highlighted a series of thorny issues facing the country in the election year, with the most...

Dormaa Presbyterian Hospital to perform free surgery to correct deformities

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The Dormaa Presbyterian Hospital in the Dormaa Central Municipality of the Bono Region, has announced that it would...

Three U.S. firefighters died in Australian plane crash

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Three firefighters from the United States were killed Thursday when their water-bombing air tanker crashed while they were fighting bushfires in southeastern Australia, officials...
novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

1st case of novel coronavirus reported in U.S.

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Tuesday that the first case of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has been reported in...

Huawei CFO’s extradition hearing starts in Vancouver

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The extradition hearing of China's Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou begins here Monday in the Supreme Court of British Columbia. Meng...
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US eases visa restrictions on Ghana

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The United States (US) Department of State has announced the easing of visa restrictions on Ghana, a release said here on Thursday. ...
China and US sign phase one trade deal

Chinese, U.S. tech companies applaud phase-one trade deal

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High-tech companies in China and the United States have applauded the signing of China-U.S. phase-one trade agreement Wednesday, saying it has injected more certainty...

Pentagon: Review of Saudi military trainees finds no threats

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The Pentagon has said an initial screening of about 850 Saudi Arabian international military students training on bases in the United States found no...

Vets: Dogs rescued from China could bring African swine fever to U.S.

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A growing number of livestock veterinarians are raising concerns that dogs rescued from Chinese meat markets could bring African swine fever virus to the...
Communist Workers League Graphic on Public Forum on the Middle East and Africa for Nov. 16, 2019

United States Imperialism in North Africa: Continued Military and Economic Subversion

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From Egypt to Sudan, Tunisia, Algeria and Libya, Washington seeks hegemony over land and resources Note: This paper was presented in part at a public...
Somalia soldiers

U.S. urges Somali leaders to embrace unity to enhance stability

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The United States on Thursday called on Somali leaders to embrace peaceful dialogue to help resolve various challenges facing the Horn of Africa nation. ...