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US envoy meets Sudanese leader, affirms support for democracy

A US envoy underscored Washington’s support for a democratic transition to civilian rule in Sudan Saturday in talks with the head of the ruling council and the prime minister, the US embassy in Khartoum said. The embassy noted that Jeffrey Feltman, special envoy for the Horn of Africa, has also …

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Former Australian PM Urges Government to Strengthen Support for Taiwan

Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Australia should do more to support democracies like Taiwan while China increases its influence in the Asia-Pacific region. In an impassioned speech earlier this month at the government-backed Yushan Forum in Taipei, Abbott warned that China’s internal troubles might lead the country to …

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Poles protest in support of migrants on the Belarus border

Thousands of protesters gathered Sunday in two Polish cities in solidarity with migrants and asylum seekers on the border with Belarus which has been blocked by Polish authorities. Thousands demonstrated in Warsaw while others protested in Krakow with the slogan “Stop torture at the border.” Protesters accused Polish authorities of …

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