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Two killed in anti-govt protests in DR Congo

By The Frontier Post | January 1, 2018

Monitoring Desk KINSHASA: ¬†At least 12 Catholic al-tar boys detained as they marched to demand President Joseph Kabila leave power and release political prisoners. Congo security forces shot dead two men and detained 12 Catholic altar boys in the capital Kinshasa, where the Catholic church had called banned marches against President Joseph Kabila staying in […]

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South Korea seizes another ship suspected of transferring oil to NK

By The Frontier Post | January 1, 2018

Monitoring Desk SEOUL: South Korean authorities have seized a Panama-flagged vessel suspected of transferring oil products to North Korea in violation of international sanctions, a customs official said on Sunday. The KOTI was seized at Pyeongtaek-Dangjin port, the official told Reuters, without elaborating, due to the sensitivity of the issue. The port is on the […]

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Kuwait to start UNSC membership early 2018 amidst global challenges

By The Frontier Post | January 1, 2018

Monitoring Desk NEW YORK: Kuwait is set to commence its membership at the UN Security Council (UNSC) beginning 1st January, 2018, after a 40-year hiatus, amidst many regional and global challenges. The Kuwait News Agency, KUNA, quoted Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, Kuwait’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Foreign Affairs, in earlier statements, as saying […]

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