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NDMA to conduct 2-day national workshop in Hyderabad on heat wave risk reduction beginning tomorrow

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Government of India Headline: NDMA to conduct 2-day national workshop in Hyderabad on heat wave risk reduction beginning tomorrow The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) is conducting a two-day national workshop in Hyderabad on heat wave risk reduction through sharing of best practices beginning tomorrow. The workshop, to be […]

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Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine on the Third Anniversary of Military Aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine

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MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine on the Third Anniversary of Military Aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine On February 20, 2014, the Russian Federation launched themilitary aggression against the sovereign state of Ukraine.  […]

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Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin to chair the United Nations Security Council open debate on conflicts in Europe

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MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin to chair the United Nations Security Council open debate on conflicts in Europe On February 21, Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkinwill visit New York to chair the United Nations Security Council […]

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Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta

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MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister ofInfrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta at the joint press-conference with Igor Smelyansky, […]

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Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se of ROK

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MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se of ROK On February 18, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se of the Republic of Korea (ROK) on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. Wang Yi […]

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Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault of France

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MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault of France On February 18, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault of France on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. Wang Yi firstly appreciated Jean-Marc Ayrault’s […]

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Xi Jinping and President Mauricio Macri of Argentina Exchange Congratulatory Messages on the 45th Anniversary of Establishment of Diplomatic Relations Between China and Argentina

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MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Xi Jinping and President Mauricio Macri of Argentina Exchange Congratulatory Messages on the 45th Anniversary of Establishment of Diplomatic Relations Between China and Argentina On February 19, 2017, President Xi Jinping and President Mauricio Macri of Argentina exchanged messages, congratulating on the […]

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Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland of Canada

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MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland of Canada On February 18, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland of Canada on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. Wang Yi expressed that Chinese Premier […]

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    Rosneft and the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq Signed an Offtake Contract

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    MIL OSI Oil Gas Energy – Source: Rosneft – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Rosneft and the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq Signed an Offtake Contract Rosneft and the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq signed a Cooperation Agreement in the fields of upstream, infrastructure, logistics and trading. The document was signed on the sidelines of the IP […]

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    Fourth Quarter 2016 Results

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: Sevan Marine Headline: Fourth Quarter 2016 Results Details Published: 21 February 2017 SEVAN MARINE ASA – Fourth quarter 2016 results Sevan Marine reported revenue for continued operations in the fourth quarter 2016 of USD 2.2 million, as the company continued to support two cylindrical FPSO developments for the UK Continental […]

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    Hang Seng Bank Limited 2016 results – highlights

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: HSBC Headline: Hang Seng Bank Limited 2016 results – highlights Operating profit excluding loan impairment charges and other credit risk provisions down 1% to HK$20,347m (HK$20,547m in 2015) Operating profit down 2% to HK$19,034m (HK$19,439m in 2015) Profit before tax down 37% to HK$19,090m (HK$30,488m in 2015). Excluding the gain […]

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    The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited 2016 consolidated results – highlights

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: HSBC Headline: The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited 2016 consolidated results – highlights Profit before tax down 12% to HK$102,707m (HK$117,279m in 2015) Attributable profit down 12% to HK$78,646m (HK$89,533m in 2015) Return on average ordinary shareholders’ equity of 13.0% (15.9% in 2015) Total assets up 9% to HK$7,549bn […]

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    Annual Results 2016: message from Group Chief Executive

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: HSBC Headline: Annual Results 2016: message from Group Chief Executive We made good progress in 2016. Our diversified business model performed well in challenging conditions and the implementation of our strategic actions is well advanced. Reported profit before tax for 2016 was USD7.1 billion, down USD11.8 billion on 2015. This […]

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    Connecting customers to opportunities

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: HSBC Headline: Connecting customers to opportunities HSBC opened for business in Hong Kong and Shanghai in 1865. Since then, the world has witnessed many periods of political and economic turbulence but HSBC has grown and thrived, thanks to its ability to adapt. We constantly reassess how we can best serve […]

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    HSBC Holdings plc Annual Results 2016

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: HSBC Headline: HSBC Holdings plc Annual Results 2016 Completed a $2.5bn share buy-back following the sale of the Brazil business Further reduced our risk-weighted assets (‘RWAs’) during 2016 by $143bn as a result of extensive management actions,including the sale of operations in Brazil Generated annualised run rate savings of $3.7bn, […]

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    New Boeing Satellite Will Increase Connectivity throughout Asia Pacific

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: Boeing Headline: New Boeing Satellite Will Increase Connectivity throughout Asia Pacific EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 20, 2017 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] will build a 702 satellite to expand communication for mobile telephone, data and internet users throughout the Asia-Pacific region. The satellite, owned and operated by SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation […]

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      STATEMENT BY SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ON PRESIDENT TRUMP’S SELECTION OF LT. GEN. H.R. McMASTER FOR NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR

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      MIL OSI United States – Source: United States Senator for Arizona – John McCain Headline: STATEMENT BY SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ON PRESIDENT TRUMP’S SELECTION OF LT. GEN. H.R. McMASTER FOR NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR Washington, D.C. ­– U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement today on […]

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      STATEMENT BY SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ON MEETING WITH TURKISH PRESIDENT ERDOGAN IN ANKARA, TURKEY

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      MIL OSI United States – Source: United States Senator for Arizona – John McCain Headline: STATEMENT BY SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ON MEETING WITH TURKISH PRESIDENT ERDOGAN IN ANKARA, TURKEY Washington, D.C. ­– U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement today on meeting with the President […]

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      $140 million to improve access, target key mental-health initiatives

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      MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: $140 million to improve access, target key mental-health initiatives A new mental-health digital hub that will make it easier for thousands of British Columbians to find the services and supports closest to them is among various targeted initiatives totalling $140 million over three years under […]

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      Balanced Budget 2017

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      MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Balanced Budget 2017 He’s got the shoes, and he’s got the moves. 👞🕺 In keeping with the spirit of fiscal responsibility – and a BC parliamentary tradition – Finance Minister Mike de Jong picks up his newly-repaired budget shoes at Olde Towne Shoe Repair in […]

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      B.C. increases ferry service between Skidegate and Prince Rupert

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      MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: B.C. increases ferry service between Skidegate and Prince Rupert The Government of B.C. and BC Ferries have agreed to add more ferry sailings between Skidegate and Prince Rupert to better serve the increasing number of travellers on this route, announced Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Todd […]

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      Work begins this spring on Coquihalla’s Dry Gulch Bridge

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      MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: Work begins this spring on Coquihalla’s Dry Gulch Bridge A major bridge rehabilitation project on the Coquihalla Highway will begin this spring, extending the life of this steel-arch bridge, as well as increasing safety along this important corridor.“Crews will start work this spring to rehabilitate […]

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      More seismic upgrades are on the way for Westshore schools

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      MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: More seismic upgrades are on the way for Westshore schools The Westshore community has much to celebrate with the recent completion of the $11.8-million Dunsmuir Middle school seismic mitigation project and $4.2 million in new provincial funding to seismically upgrade Ruth King Elementary school. Education Minister […]

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      #WeGetBizDone ― B.C. celebrates Chamber Week

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      MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of British Columbia Headline: #WeGetBizDone ― B.C. celebrates Chamber Week The Province has proclaimed Feb. 20-24, 2017, Chamber of Commerce Week in recognition of the unwavering commitment of chambers of commerce and boards of trade throughout B.C. in supporting local businesses, boosting economic development and creating jobs.Chambers play a […]

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        Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine on the Third Anniversary of Military Aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine

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        MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine on the Third Anniversary of Military Aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine On February 20, 2014, the Russian Federation launched themilitary aggression against the sovereign state of Ukraine.  […]

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        Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin to chair the United Nations Security Council open debate on conflicts in Europe

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        MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin to chair the United Nations Security Council open debate on conflicts in Europe On February 21, Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkinwill visit New York to chair the United Nations Security Council […]

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        Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta

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        MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister ofInfrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta at the joint press-conference with Igor Smelyansky, […]

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        Foreign Minister Soini to China

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        MIL OSI Europe – Source: Government of Finland Headline: Foreign Minister Soini to China Press release 39/201721 February 2017 Minister for Foreign Affairs Timo Soini will visit Beijing on 26 February–1 March. This is Foreign Minister Soini’s first visit to China. The visit will be hosted by Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi. The programme will […]

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        Statistics on tourist accommodation in December and year 2016 – Overnight stays declined by 0.3% in 2016 in Switzerland

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        MIL OSI Europe – Source: Switzerland – Department of Home Affairs Headline: Statistics on tourist accommodation in December and year 2016 – Overnight stays declined by 0.3% in 2016 in Switzerland Neuchâtel, 21.02.2017 – (FSO) – The hotel sector registered 35.5 million overnight stays in Switzerland in 2016, representing a moderate decline of 0.3% (-96,000 overnight stays) compared […]

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        Selenium deficiency promoted by climate change

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        MIL OSI Europe – Source: Switzerland – Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research Headline: Selenium deficiency promoted by climate change Dübendorf, 21.02.2017 – As a result of climate change, concentrations of the trace element selenium in soils are likely to decrease. Because the selenium content of crops may also be reduced, the risk of selenium deficiency could […]

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        On cancelling banking licence of credit institution GPB-Mortgage (2/21/2017)

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        MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Central Bank of the Russian Federation in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: On cancelling banking licence of credit institution GPB-Mortgage (2/21/2017) By its Order No. OD-456, dated 21 February 2017, the Bank of Russia cancelled the banking licence of the Moscow-based credit institution Bank GPB-Mortgage (Joint-Stock Company) or Bank GPB-Mortgage […]

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        Restraint was imposed on Yury Pichugin in Komi Republic

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        MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Restraint was imposed on Yury Pichugin in Komi Republic “The court session to select a restraint for organized group leader Yury Pichugin took place today, on February 20, in the Komi Republic. The […]

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          NDMA to conduct 2-day national workshop in Hyderabad on heat wave risk reduction beginning tomorrow

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          MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Government of India Headline: NDMA to conduct 2-day national workshop in Hyderabad on heat wave risk reduction beginning tomorrow The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) is conducting a two-day national workshop in Hyderabad on heat wave risk reduction through sharing of best practices beginning tomorrow. The workshop, to be […]

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          Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se of ROK

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          MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se of ROK On February 18, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se of the Republic of Korea (ROK) on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. Wang Yi […]

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          Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault of France

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          MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault of France On February 18, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault of France on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. Wang Yi firstly appreciated Jean-Marc Ayrault’s […]

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          Xi Jinping and President Mauricio Macri of Argentina Exchange Congratulatory Messages on the 45th Anniversary of Establishment of Diplomatic Relations Between China and Argentina

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          MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Xi Jinping and President Mauricio Macri of Argentina Exchange Congratulatory Messages on the 45th Anniversary of Establishment of Diplomatic Relations Between China and Argentina On February 19, 2017, President Xi Jinping and President Mauricio Macri of Argentina exchanged messages, congratulating on the […]

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          Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland of Canada

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          MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland of Canada On February 18, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland of Canada on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. Wang Yi expressed that Chinese Premier […]

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          Wang Yi Meets with President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan

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          MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Meets with President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan On February 18, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. Wang Yi firstly conveyed warm greetings […]

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          Wang Yi Talks about How to See the Challenging World

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          MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Talks about How to See the Challenging World On February 17, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi delivered a keynote speech at the 53rd Munich Security Conference. He said that the world is facing a series of new challenges […]

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          Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray of Mexico

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          MIL OSI China – Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government Headline: Wang Yi Meets with Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray of Mexico On February 17, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray of Mexico on the sidelines of the G20 Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Bonn, Germany. Wang Yi […]

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            Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine on the Third Anniversary of Military Aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine on the Third Anniversary of Military Aggression of the Russian Federation against Ukraine On February 20, 2014, the Russian Federation launched themilitary aggression against the sovereign state of Ukraine.  […]

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            Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin to chair the United Nations Security Council open debate on conflicts in Europe

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin to chair the United Nations Security Council open debate on conflicts in Europe On February 21, Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkinwill visit New York to chair the United Nations Security Council […]

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            Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister ofInfrastructure of Ukraine, signed an Order on establishment of PJSC UkrPoshta at the joint press-conference with Igor Smelyansky, […]

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            On cancelling banking licence of credit institution GPB-Mortgage (2/21/2017)

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Central Bank of the Russian Federation in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: On cancelling banking licence of credit institution GPB-Mortgage (2/21/2017) By its Order No. OD-456, dated 21 February 2017, the Bank of Russia cancelled the banking licence of the Moscow-based credit institution Bank GPB-Mortgage (Joint-Stock Company) or Bank GPB-Mortgage […]

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            Restraint was imposed on Yury Pichugin in Komi Republic

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Restraint was imposed on Yury Pichugin in Komi Republic “The court session to select a restraint for organized group leader Yury Pichugin took place today, on February 20, in the Komi Republic. The […]

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            Man accused of especially large scale fraud was remanded in custody in Moscow

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Man accused of especially large scale fraud was remanded in custody in Moscow The court satisfied the petition of the Investigation Unit of the Investigation Administration of the Administration of Internal Affairs for […]

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            Men suspected of illegal firearms purchase were captured by employees of Russian MIA General Administration of Criminal Investigation

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Men suspected of illegal firearms purchase were captured by employees of Russian MIA General Administration of Criminal Investigation “Employees of the General Administration of Criminal Investigation of the Russian MIA together with colleagues […]

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            Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus V.Makei visits Russia

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Belarus Ministry of Foreign Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus V.Makei visits Russia 20-02-2017On February 21-22, 2017 the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, Vladimir Makei, will hold working visit to the Russian Federation.The main […]

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              Single line opened for train movement following head-on crash

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              MIL OSI – Source: South Africa News Agency – Report: Headline: Single line opened for train movement following head-on crash Pretoria – The train service for Ga-Rankuwa commuters has been restored following a head-on collision between a Metrorail train travelling from Dewildt to Pretoria and another train last night. “The train service for Ga-Rankuwa commuters […]

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              SA to honour SS Mendi soldiers

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              MIL OSI – Source: South Africa News Agency – Report: Headline: SA to honour SS Mendi soldiers Pretoria – South Africa will today honour and remember members of the South African Native Labour Corps (SANLC) who lost their lives during the sinking of the SS Mendi a 100 years ago. The event will be commemorated […]

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              Progress made in drought intervention measures

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              MIL OSI – Source: South Africa News Agency – Report: Headline: Progress made in drought intervention measures Pretoria – The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) says significant progress has been made with regards to drought relief interventions nationwide. The department went through a difficult period last year due to the drought. Continued low […]

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              Gauteng enters “second wave” of empowerment

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              MIL OSI – Source: South Africa News Agency – Report: Headline: Gauteng enters “second wave” of empowerment Randfontein – The Gauteng Government has entered into the “second wave” of empowerment which will ensure that black businesses and township enterprises become more sustainable by participating in the other sectors of the economy. In partnership with key […]

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              Armed Forces Day to wow SA

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              MIL OSI – Source: South Africa News Agency – Report: Headline: Armed Forces Day to wow SA Pretoria – South Africans are in for a treat tomorrow as they will celebrate Armed Forces Day with the talented South African Defence Force (SANDF) who will display their fire power and equipment for all to see. A […]

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              Boost for township economy as Gauteng plans to spend more

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              MIL OSI – Source: South Africa News Agency – Report: Headline: Boost for township economy as Gauteng plans to spend more Johannesburg – The township economy will get a further boost as the Gauteng Provincial Government intends to increase its spending on township based enterprises. Speaking during his State of the Province Address in Randfontein, […]

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              DR Congo: UN rights chief calls on Government to halt violence by security forces

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 3 Headline: DR Congo: UN rights chief calls on Government to halt violence by security forces 20 February 2017 – The United Nations human rights chief today called on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to take immediate steps to halt widespread human rights violations, including […]

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              Secretary-General Calls for Surge in ‘Peace Diplomacy’ at Munich Security Event, Noting Prevailing Impunity, Unpredictability, Unclear Power Relations

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Secretary-General Calls for Surge in ‘Peace Diplomacy’ at Munich Security Event, Noting Prevailing Impunity, Unpredictability, Unclear Power Relations Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Munich Security Conference today:It is indeed a great pleasure for me to be back in Munich now in […]

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                PM Salwai praises leaders who ‘broke horizon’ for Vanuatu independence

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz FLASHBACK: Founding Prime Minister Father Walter Lini signs the Vanuatu Constitution on 30 July 1980. Image: Vanuatu Digest By Bob Makin in Port Vila Prime Minister Charlot Salwai paid a moving tribute to the late Father Walter Lini’s leadership of Vanuatu at the Anglican Church, Tagabe, […]

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                Scaring the menz, taming the wimmin

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Social and economic (in) justice II (click here for part one of this series) Part One on social and economic justice, ended with this: Such unequal access to power occurs throughout our society: in institutional and political policies, economic arrangements, and social practices (such as those described as part […]

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                ‘Grow your community roots,’ PNG political parties told

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Quintina Naime in Port Moresby Papua New Guinea’s Registry of Political Parties is encouraging political parties to cultivate and grow their roots in the communities throughout the country. Registrar of Political Parties Dr Alphonse Gelu said parties must not exist only in the capital of […]

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                NZ: Spark launches legal fight against proposed Sky/Vodafone merger

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                MIL OSI Analysis – Tuesday, February 21, 2017 Item: 9810 AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): Spark New Zealand is seeking a court order for a short-term pause if the proposed Sky TV/Vodafone NZ merger gets the green light from the Commerce Commission. In a statement to the NZX today, Spark said it was seeking […]

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                PMC seminar: Time for independence from a crumbling US Empire

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                MIL OSI Analysis – Cover illustration: Concept art for Planet of the Apes Event date and time:  Friday, April 7, 2017 – 16:30 – 18:00 TIME FOR INDEPENDENCE FROM A CRUMBLING US EMPIRE – Murray HortonUniversal revulsion at US President Donald Trump opens the way to pushing for a broad-based national campaign for a truly […]

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                Vanuatu tourism sector calls for quick resolution over airport contract

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Vanuatu aviation officials are trying their best to keep to an April timeline for breaking ground on runway repairs. Image: Dan McGarry/Vanuatu Daily Post By Dan McGarry in Port Vila On the day of the arrival in Vanuatu of World Bank Vice President Victoria Kwakwa, tourism […]

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                Frustrated PNG gas supply landowners protest over non-payment of royalties

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz PNG landowners protesting over non-payment of their LNG royalties. Image: Loop PNG By Freddy Mou in Port Moresby More than 1000 villagers from Portion 152 where the Papua New Guinea LNG plant sits have gathered on site to protest over their overdue royalty payments. Spokesperson and […]

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                Freeport Indonesia chief resigns as dispute over mining policy intensifies

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Freeport Indonesia’s Chappy Hakim … “an extraordinary commitment of time”. Image: Bernadette Christina Munthe/Jakarta Globe file Chappy Hakim has resigned as its president director, only three months after his appointment as the mining giant’s top executive, PT Freeport Indonesia announced at the weekend. In a media […]

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