Uzbekistan Travel Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Afghan president meets British secretary of defence in KabulRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Nerve News

    Kabul, June 2 - Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met visiting British Secretary of Defence Michael Fallon on Thursday here, the country's presidential palace Arg announced. The two sides discussed the general security situation in Afghanistan and in the region while underscoring the importance of anti-terror measures, said a statement from Arg.

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  2. Cal State East Bay students to give medical, dental aid in PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    As a child growing up in the northern Afghanistan city of Mazar-e-Sharif, Osman Sharifi remembers a time when basic necessities and natural resources were scarce. "We lived in mud homes and slept on mattresses that my mom would make at home," Sharifi said in an interview.

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  3. Growing migrant deaths provoke tears, desperation for families left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | USA Today

    Growing migrant deaths provoke tears, desperation for families left behind Some of the graves have names, some just numbers for DNA samples should bodies be claimed. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1sPxweI In Greece, Gulam Nabi kneels down and kisses his brother's grave, who drowned with his wife in their attempt to get to Europe via Turkey and Greece, after they received threats from the Taliban.

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  4. These are the 6 countries onboard with Russia's illegal...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Since Russia's illegal seizure and annexation of Crimea from Ukraine on March 18, 2014, six countries have come out in support of Moscow. The following map from the spokesperson for the US Embassy Russia shows the six nations, in addition to Russia, that have supported the Crimean annexation.

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  5. Uzbekistan: Satellites Dishes Removed Ahead of SummitRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | EurasiaNet

    With a major international summit approaching, authorities in Uzbekistan's capital have taken to dismantling satellite dishes and tinted windows along a main city thoroughfare. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization heads of state summit scheduled for June 23-24 has sparked a frenzy of tidying up in Tashkent.

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  6. Modi and the art of event diplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Rediff.com

    In diplomacy, a prime ministerial visit should be viewed as a rare event, not a routine one. But Modi wants to do everything himself, says Rajeev Sharma.

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  7. Afghan Chinese language learners compete in proficiency contestRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    The Chinese Bridge, the worldwide contest of Chinese proficiency for foreign college student, was held in Afghan capital of Kabul Sunday, the frist of its kind in the country. Eight students from the Confucius Institute at Kabul University took part in the contest and the best two will present Afghanistan for the final competitions in China this year.

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  8. Bulls Abroad: Ouimette Called to Canada Matches in AustriaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Once A Metro

    In a bit of a surprising move, Canada national team coach, Benito Floro, has called in Karl Ouimette to Canada's two friendlies this week . Ouimette has been recovering from a savage kick to the back in the New York Red Bulls II match against the Pittsburgh Riverhounds, back on May 7th.

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  9. Catalhoyuk drawing world's attention to AnatoliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    A atalhA yA1 4k's inclusion on the UNESCO World Heritage List has done wonders for tourism at the 9,000-year-old site in Central Anatolia, according to the head of the excavations at the site, Professor Ian Hodder. "There has been an increase in the number of tourists.

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  10. Art of bead making: Khala Zada's journey from Afghanistan to AmrapaliRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Designing and selling handmade jewellery fashioned from tiny beads of the semi precious lapis lazuli stone has helped Khala Zada, a widow from Afghanistan,support her family of eight for the last 17 years. In her fifties, Khala Zada, who first learnt the art of bead making from a neighbour and now runs a small-scale business in downtown Kabul, is here to participate in a showcase featuring a collection of the intense blue semi precious stone jewellery at the Amrapali store in the city.

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  11. Milo Minderbinder is Alive and Well and Working in AfghanistanRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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  12. UzbekistanRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | State Department

    The amount of U.S. dollars or any foreign currency may not exceed the total declared by the traveler upon entry. If it does, the traveler must present bank documents showing the source of the additional currency.

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  13. SCO paradigm of global, regional co-opRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    The Shanghai Cooperation Organization has become a paradigm of global and regional cooperation with great vitality and significant influence since its founding 15 years ago, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Tuesday. The SCO has set an example of good neighborly and friendly relations, with its member states firmly supporting each other's development paths and efforts to safeguard respective core interests while resolving differences through dialogue and consultation, Wang told reporters after attending a meeting of SCO foreign ministers in the capital of Uzbekistan.

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  14. SCO supports peace and stability in South China SeaRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    TASHKENT, May 24, 2016 -- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi addresses reporters after attending a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization foreign ministers in the capital of Uzbekistan on May 24, 2016. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization has become a paradigm of global and regional cooperation with great vitality and significant influence since its founding 15 years ago, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Tuesday.

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  15. NI drivers - necessary cog' in people smuggling racketRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Two Northern Irish lorry drivers were a "necessary cog" in an international people-smuggling syndicate whose operations led to Afghan asylum seekers being found in a shipping container at an Essex port, a court has heard.

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  16. Jury picked for trial of Coalisland man accused of smuggling immigrants into the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Midulster Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A jury has been chosen for the trial of a Coalisland man and a Derry man accused of smuggling 35 immigrants into the UK in a shipping container, one of whom died.

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  17. British Museum - rare bowl returned to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | IndieLondon

    The bowl, dating to the early 17th century, was lost during the civil war in Afghanistan in the 1990s. It was bought in good faith in December 1994 from an Afghan antique dealer in Jeddah by Patrick and Paola von Aulock who owned it for twenty years before deciding to sell it when they contacted Christie's for a valuation.

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  18. Two Texas Lawmen in Tyler Track the Billions Spent to Rebuild AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Dallas Observer

    There's a tunnel connecting the U.S. Embassy in Kabul to the U.S. Agency for International Development office building across the street . It's a popular - and safe - thoroughfare for the diplomats, accountants, Foreign Service officers and non-governmental agency workers involved in the reconstruction of Afghanistan.

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  19. Chabahar agreement inked: Modi calls it creation of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Tehran: India and Iran on Monday took a major step in boosting connectivity and trade with the inking of the Chabahar port agreement even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with the Iranian leadership and said that the time has come for both sides to "regain the past glory of the relationship". The two sides also signed 12 agreements, including on science and technology, culture and railways and three on the port itself.

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  20. The Day I Met the Taliban's Dead LeaderBy Sami YousafzaiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    For two years, Mullah Mansour tried to hide the fact that the supreme leader of the Taliban, Mullah Omar, had died . And in those years, Mansour managed to keep the deadly Afghan insurgency going, even growing .

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