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Switzerland Supports Ghana With $80 Million

The Federal Republic of Switzerland has earmarked an amount of $80 million to support the enhanced competitiveness of Ghanaian enterprises in the global market space, as well as help in government’s efforts at diversifying the Ghanaian economy. Ghana has been …

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Trump, Putin Meet For The First Time At G20

U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, a veteran businessman and a former spy, met in person for the first time on Friday in the most highly anticipated encounter on the sidelines of the G20 summit. Trump has …

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North Korea Missile Launch ‘Unacceptable’, Says China

China’s U.N. Ambassador Liu Jieyi on Wednesday said North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launch was a “flagrant violation” of U.N. resolutions and “unacceptable”. “We call on all the parties concerned to exercise restraint, avoid provocative actions, and belligerent rhetoric, demonstrate …

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Supreme Court Revives Parts Of Trump Travel Ban Order

The Supreme Court has allowed President Donald Trump’s temporary bans on travelers from six Muslim-majority countries and all refugees to go into effect for people with no connection to the United States. The court handed a victory to President Trump …

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Eight Killed In Colombia Coal Mine Explosion

At least eight miners at an underground coal mine in Colombia have died and five more are missing after an explosion caused by methane gas, the national mining agency said on Saturday. The explosion took place on Friday in the …

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Islamic State Destroys Historic Mosque In Mosul

The leaning al-Habda minaret that has towered over Mosul for 850 years lay in ruins on Thursday, demolished by retreating Islamic State militants, but Iraq’s prime minister said the act marked their final defeat in the country’s second city.   …

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58 People Assumed Dead In London Fire, Police Say

At least 58 people are assumed missing and presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower disaster, London Police said on Saturday. According to the Police, the latest figure includes the 30 already confirmed dead in the devastating fire in the West …

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