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Trump chooses SC Gov Nikki Haley to be ambassador to UN

Trump chooses SC Gov Nikki Haley to be ambassador to UN

Trump spokesman Jason Miller said Trump is "spending significant time" weighing his choice for secretary of state. DeVos, too, was slow to warm to Trump. Haley and while the focus is on her, you can't ignore the fact that there will be some changes across the state and we ask that everyone listening to have some patience for that process".



Iran welcomes OPEC production-cut decision

Higher oil prices and lower production costs are encouraging USA shale operators to increase output, while Kazakhstan started production at the Kashagan field in October. The deal also included the group's first co-ordinated action with non-OPEC member Russian Federation in 15 years. Saudi Arabia's Khalid al-Falih said that his country was prepared to take on much of the burden in order to conclude the deal, but only if other countries offered something as well.



US envoy: South Sudan gov't prepares attack in border state

Sooka was speaking to the press in the capital Juba at the end of a 10-day visit during which the three member team spoke with civilians in the battleground towns of Bentiu, Malakal and Wau, as well as government officials and members of civil society.



Oil price soars as Opec agrees output cut

Analysts say will oil prices will rise, it's unlikely we'll see prices return to the $100 a barrel level we saw two years ago. "OPEC has agreed to an historic production cut ", analysts atAB Bernstein said. "An additional cut of 0.6 million bpd from non-OPEC countries could significantly add to what has been announced by OPEC". Qatar's Energy Minister Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada said non-member Russian Federation committed to reducing its output by 300,000 bpd, half of a hoped-for 600,000 ...



Laws of war systematically disregarded in Syria

Rescue volunteers carried her body away on a motorcycle. "For the sake of humanity, we call on, we plead, with the parties, and those with influence, to do everything in their power to protect civilians and enable access to the besieged part of eastern Aleppo before it becomes one giant graveyard ", O'Brien said.


Ready for talks if India makes the move, says Pak High Commissioner

Ready for talks if India makes the move, says Pak High Commissioner

The Uri attack occurred days before Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was set to address the United Nations General Assembly regarding Indian human rights violations in held Kashmir. "We waited for it earlier and would continue to do so", he said. Ministers from as many as 40 countries will attend the event. Neither India nor Pakistan has formally reached out to the other for bilateral talks on the margins of the summit, officials said, amid heightened tensions and growing cross-border ...