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UN Report on implementation of sanctions on North Korea will help governments around the world to take decisive action

Newsroom24x7 Network New York City/Washington DC: A report by the UN’s independent Panel of Experts on the implementation of UN sanctions on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (D.P.R.K.) demonstrates the need for continued vigilance against entities involved in that country’s sanctions evasion activity. The report, released on 12 March, provides timely, relevant, and impartial

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Modi meets CEOs ahead of meeting with Trump

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, ahead of his meeting with the US president Donald Trump, Interacted with top Indian and American CEOs and held extensive discussions on opportunities in India. Timothy Donald Cook, the Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc and Sundararajan Pichai, the chief executive officer of Google Inc. who

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Obama seeks authorization of military force against ISIL

 Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: The US President Barack Obama submitted a draft proposal Wednesday to Congress that would authorize the continued use of military force against ISIL. Although the President already has the legal authority he needs to take action against ISIL, he has noted that we are strongest as a nation when the President and

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US position on Humanitarian Aid Programs in North Korea

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Feb. 6: Between 1995 and 2008, the United States provided North Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea) with over $1.3 billion in aid, both in the form of food and heavy fuel oil, making us one of the leading contributors of assistance to the DPRK. But both the United States and

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Global coalition meets in London to discuss efforts to defeat ISIL

Newsroom24 Desk London, Jan. 23: US Secretary of State John Kerry said at the Foreign and Commonwealth office here Thursday that the recent terrible events in Paris have reminded us that the battle against ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant also called ISIS) is not confined within the borders of Iraq and Syria

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