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Arms Control and International Security: EU imposes sanctions on Syrian officers and scientists Involved in the use of chemical weapons in Syria

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington: The European Council has decided (17 July, 2017) to sanction sixteen senior military officials and Syria’s Scientific Studies and Research Centre Scientists (SSRC) for their roles in the development and use of chemical weapons against civilian populations. This action follows sanctions designations recently undertaken by the United States, similarly aimed at holding

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Britain’s Vote Leave: A case of misplaced national egoism

Jamsheed Rizwani  Paris Democracy has spoken in the U.K., but democracy does not always make the best rational choice. Great Britain has lost it’s Empire in the last century, now it’s in the process of loosing Scotland and Northern Ireland…..Great Britain has lost what was great about it…. a leader in a bigger entity that

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Operation Sophia – EU begins intercepting migrant-smuggling boats

Newsroom24x7 Desk Rome :  With the migrant crisis burgeoning and bursting at the seams, Europe is taking every possible measure to contain the influx from every route possible – especially from the water path. In a recent strategic plan, the European Union has decided to tackle the migrant movement in waters by keeping a keen

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EU boosts socio-economic development and supports better living conditions in Southern Mediterranean

Newsroom24x7 Desk BRUSSELS: The EU has mobilised a substantial assistance package worth €235.7 million to foster socio-economic development and support better living conditions in the Southern Neighbourhood partner countries. This assistance is provided through the European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI) and is particularly important in the context of the EU’s efforts to address all aspects of

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EU Quota plan proposes entry gate for refugees

Newsroom24x7 Desk France: More than 160,000 asylum seekers are to be relocated from Italy, Greece and Hungary.The European Union (EU) has drawn up a new schedule of national quota under which Germany will take in more than 40,000 and France will allow 30,000 refugees into their territories. European Commission proposes to add around 120,000 people

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