Mauritania Newswire (Page 7)

Mauritania Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mauritania. (Page 7)

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  1. World reaction to the U.S. missile strike on SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | CBC News

    U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Porter conducts strike operations while in the Mediterranean Sea which U.S. Defense Department said was a part of cruise missile strike against Syria on April 7, 2017. Here is a look at reaction around the world to the U.S. missile attack against a Syrian airbase on Thursday.

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  2. Netanyahu 'fully supports' Trump: World reaction to U.S. using cruise missilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | CBC News

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was among the foreign leaders supporting Donald Trump's decision to strike a Syrian airbase, calling it a 'strong and clear message.' Here is a look at reaction around the world to the U.S. missile attack against a Syrian airbase on Thursday.

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  3. World gives support to US air strike on SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull calling it a "proportionate" response to the use of chemical weapons. U.S. President Donald Trump ordered missile strikes against a Syrian airfield from which a deadly chemical weapons attack was launched, declaring he acted in America's "vital national security interest".

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  4. France was informed of US Syria strikes, foreign minister saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    The United States informed France ahead of its missile strikes on Syrian military positions, France's Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Friday. "I was told by Rex Tillerson during the night," Ayrault told Reuters and France Info radio in the Mauritanian capital Nouakchott where he is on a diplomatic visit.

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  5. France Was Informed of U.S. Syria Strikes, Foreign Minister SaysRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | US News & World Report

    The United States informed France before its missile strikes on Syrian military positions, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Friday. "I was told by Rex Tillerson during the night," Ayrault told Reuters and France Info radio in the Mauritanian capital, Nouakchott, where he was on a diplomatic visit.

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  6. Independence Day of SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    ... from France on April 4, 1960. Senegal is a country located in West Africa and is bordered by Guinea, Mali, Mauritania, and Gambia. The country owes its name to the Senegal River which is a huge part of its rich cultural and economic history. It is ...

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  7. Emir addresses Arab Summit in JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | The Peninsula

    ... appreciation to His Excellency, brother, President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, for his sincere and appreciated efforts during his presidency of the previous Summit." His Highness said the gravity of the ...

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  8. Mauritanian president receives Oman's Sayyid Asa'adRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Times of Oman

    ... further progress and prosperity. Photo-ONA Dead Sea: President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania on Wednesday received His Highness Sayyid Asa'ad bin Tariq bin Taimour Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for International ...

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  9. Inside China's Almost-Totally-Legal $400M Fishery in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Wired

    ... of fish each year. The United Nations says 50 percent of the region's marine resources are overfished. Senegal, Mauritania, and other nations welcome foreign fleets because they bring money . Many nations lack the management systems needed to ...

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  10. Newest Technologies Becoming Weapons in Fight for Land RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... such maps exist for only about 3 percent of the entire African continent, he said. A project using drones in Mauritania, a country twice the size of France but with a population of less than four million, has allowed authorities to document the ...

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  11. IMF Staff concludes 2017 Article IV Mission to Mauritania and...Read the original story

    Mar 15, 2017 | World News Report

    The IMF team and the authorities held constructive discussions on a Mauritanian economic and financial program for 2017-20 that could be supported by an arrangement under the IMF's Extended Credit Facility. The authorities have consistently adapted their economic policies to take account of the difficult conditions they've faced over the past two years following the fall in metal prices.

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  12. Prisoner 760Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | CBS News

    ... his first television interview. Mohamedou Slahi was set free by the United States and sent to his home country of Mauritania last October after 14 years as prisoner 760 in Guantanamo Bay. Improbably, while fighting for his own release, he taught ...

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