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Monday, March 1, 2021

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Iran Rejects Nuclear Deal Talks with the U.S. and EU

Iran rejected an invitation for an informal meeting with the United States that the European Union proposed as part of efforts to revive the...

Venezuela Expels European Union Diplomats

The Venezuelan government on Wednesday announced the expulsion of the European Union’s ambassador to Caracas in response to the bloc’s imposition of fresh sanctions...

Malaysia Deports over 1,000 Burmese Despite Court Order and Humanitarian Concerns

Malaysia has now deported more than 1,000 Myanmar citizens amidst unrest following the coup, defying a court order.  Malaysia's Immigration Department defied the High Court’s...

Afghan Peace Talks Resume in Doha

Peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban have resumed in Qatar’s capital since the talks halted in January.  Taliban spokesperson Dr. Mohammad Naeem...

European Union Sanctions 19 Senior Venezuelan Officials

The European Union imposed sanctions on 19 Venezuelan officials, lawmakers and members of the security forces, citing December's legislative elections which the bloc says...

United States Widens Myanmar Sanctions

The U.S. Treasury Department announced that it will sanction two more Myanmar military officials in response to the deaths of pro-democracy protesters. The sanctions will...

Canadian Parliament Votes to Recognize China’s Treatment of Uighurs as ‘Genocide’

Canada's House of Commons has overwhelmingly voted on Feb. 22 to label China's treatment of the Uighur minority in its northwestern Xinjiang region as...

Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to Challenge Brexit

Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP)  will issue a legal challenge against Northern Ireland protocol provision of the European Union and the United Kingdom Brexit...

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