During his tenure, Amano oversaw the signing of a landmark deal in 2015 between Iran and six major powers — Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States
The United States was “very encouraged” by a recent meeting between the leaders of South Korea and Japan, a top US diplomat said on Wednesday, as strained ties threatened to undercut three-way security cooperation on North Korea.
Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. expressed his gratitude to the UAE which he also described as a “true model of generosity & humanitarian assistance” on Thursday morning in the National Capital Region of Metro Manila.
The case of Metin Topuz, a Turkish citizen and liaison for the US Drug Enforcement Administration, has added to growing tensions between Ankara and Washington.
Donald Trump’s top diplomat does not really want diplomacy with Iran. Case in point: when the Obama administration was negotiating the nuclear deal with Iran, Michael Pompeo wanted the US and its allies to bomb the country instead. “In an unclassified setting, it is under 2,000 sorties to destroy the Iranian nuclear capacity. This is not an insurmountable task for the coalition forces,” then Congressman Pompeo said in December 2014.
The extradition of Ridouan Taghi to the Netherlands on Thursday led to a diplomatic crisis between Morocco, Taghi’s home country, and the Netherlands, where he led the ‘Angels of Death’ gang, the most dangerous drug trafficking organization.
Omar Saif Ghobash, Assistant Minister for Culture and Public Diplomacy and former Ambassador to France (2017-2018) and Ambassador to Russia (2008-2017), said future diplomats of the UAE must serve the country with credibility and carry themselves with dignity.
The veteran diplomat, who had been foreign minister since 2006, started his career in the diplomatic service in 1964. There were no details on the cause of death.
Ellison, 61, was visiting the town on Saturday when he heard a cry from a crowd of people as the woman fell into the water.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that the killing of four Jaish-e-Mohammed militants in a gun battle with security forces, and the recovery of a large cache of weapons and explosives from them, indicated that they were planning