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New Zealand offers residency to families of mosque victims

By The Frontier Post | April 24, 2019

WELLINGTON (AFP): New Zealand opened a two-year window Wednesday for people directly affected by the Christchurch terror attacks to apply to stay permanently in the country. The special visa category “recognises the impact of the tragedy on the lives of those most affected, and gives people currently on temporary and resident visas some certainty” about…

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North Korea’s Kim arrives for summit with Russia’s Putin

By The Frontier Post | April 24, 2019

VLADIVOSTOK (Reuters): North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in the Russian city of Vladivostok on Wednesday for a summit he is likely to use to seek support from President Vladimir Putin while Pyongyang’s nuclear talks with Washington are in limbo. The armored train carrying Kim — on his first official visit to Russia —…

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Germany vows to stand by Iran nuclear deal

By The Frontier Post | April 24, 2019

BERLIN (AA): Germany on Wednesday reaffirmed its commitment to a nuclear deal with Iran despite the recent U.S. move to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil. Ulrike Demmer, the government’s deputy spokeswoman, told a news conference in Berlin that they had taken note of the recent decision of the Trump administration, and will…

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