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Maritime piracy statement spots first Somali hijackings after five-year lull 


First Somali hijackings after five-year lull: Somali pirates effectively hijacked a tiny bunkering tanker as well as a conventional show , both within their territorial waters. An overall of 28 workforces were taken hostage and also subsequently unveiled within a quite short time. IMB suspects that these kind of incidents were opportunistic, especially as the hijacked vessels were not following the Proper Management Practices for Defense against Somalia Based Piracy ( BMP4 ) recommendations. “IMB proceeds to promote almost …

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Amnesty International draws attention to Qatar’s violation of human rights amid FIFA 2022 preparations


Qatar is hosting the next Football World Cup, to be held in 2022. With the big game drawing close Amnesty International urged theFederation International De Football (FIFA) to pay attention to the human rights violations, labour abuses and vulnerability of migrants working in the hospitality, construction and domestic care sector …

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Iran’s foreign minister believes Trump does not intend war yet could be ‘drawn into one’ 


Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif does not think U.S. President Donald Trump wants a battle with Iran, yet he told Reuters on Wednesday that Trump could be lured into a discrepancy. “I don’t think he wants war,” Zarif claimed in an interview at the Iranian mission to the United Nations in New York. “But that doesn’t preclude him being …

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Turkey stands with Colombo against terrorism, Turkish FM claims 


Turkey stands along with Sri Lanka in its battle against terror, the Turkish foreign minister stated Wednesday. “We are stunned by the heinous terrorist attacks focusing innocent people at churches as well as hotels, claiming lives of more than three hundred people and harmed many more on 21 April 2019 in Sri Lanka,” Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu wrote to the Sri Lankan Embassy in Ankara. “We are also mourning for …

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Russia : Catastrophic Situation in Al-Hawl, Al-Rukban Syria refugee camps


A “catastrophic situation” has erupted in Al-Hawl and Al-Rukban camps for Syrian refugees, Russia cautioned yesterday. “Despite the common positive dynamics in certain directions, the situation is still catastrophic,” Foreign Ministry official, Igor Starkov, claimed during a meeting of Russian and Syrian coordination officers on returning refugees. The Russian official …

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Who Handles Iraq’s Military?

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Western Iran is in its third week of grievous flooding. Coming to the aide, across the Iraqi border, are terrorists turned Iraqi troops, turned Rec Crescent aide workers. They answer not to the elected government in Baghdad, however to Iran’s ayatollah. A convoy of 50 vehicles carrying Iraqi Nujaba and …

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The Rise of Child Marriages case in Iran

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Few 36,000 underage girls got married in Iran during the past year, claims an official at the governor-general’s office in Iran’s Zanjan Province. Iranian agencies reported that many child marriages in Iran took place in Zanjan Province, northeast of Tehran. Local officials in Iran say the number of cases of …

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