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BNP Paribas general counsel Georges Dirani, accompanied by attornies Karen Patton Seymour, left, and Elizabeth Davy
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BNP Paribas Fined $8bn For Sanctions Busting
1 July 2014, 1:16 BNP Paribas Fined $8bn For Sanctions Busting Tweet French bank BNP Paribas has agreed to pay a fine of $8.83bn (£5.16bn) after pleading guilty to sanction-busting charges in a New... (photo: AP / Richard Drew)
Climate change deal likely to succeed
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Climate change deal likely to succeed
NAIROBI, June 28 (Xinhua) -- Chances are high that countries are likely to reach an agreement on climate change by the end of 2015, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon said in Nairobi on Saturday. "As... (photo: UN / JC McIlwaine)
UN pledges to help Kenya combat terrorism  The Siasat Daily 
UN pledges to help Kenya combat terrorism
Nairobi, June 28: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Saturday said the world body is determined to work with the Kenyan government in combating terrorism. "It is my hope that under President Kenyatta's... (photo: UN / Isaac Billy)
Kenya   Photos   Terrorism   UN   Wikipedia: Kenya
Sudanese seek shelter at UN base  Independent online (SA) 
Sudanese seek shelter at UN base
Bentiu - The number of civilians seeking shelter in United Nations bases in war-torn South Sudan has reached over 100 000 for the first time in more than six-months of conflict, the UN said on... (photo: UN / Isaac Billy)
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File - Ugandan troops, as part of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), advanced with troops from the Somali National Army (SNA) on three towns in the Lower Shabelle region of Somalia, Janaale, Aw Dheegle, and Barrire, which fell to the allied forces with little resistance from the terrorist group Al-Shabab BBC News
Somalia's al-Shabab kill AU peacekeepers in Bulo-burde
At least two foreign peacekeepers have been killed in Somalia following an attack on a military base by militant Islamist group al-Shabab. Gunmen stormed the base in the... (photo: UN / Tobin Jones)
Al Shabaab   Kenya Conflict   Photos   Somali Insurgency   Wikipedia: Al-Shabaab (militant group)
A French soldier waves to children as his jeep patrols between the airstrip and a makeshift camp housing an estimated 100,000 displaced people, at Mpoko Airport, in Bangui, Central African Republic, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. WorldNetDaily
Warlords endangering lives of 50,000 children
An international organization says a surging fight between two warlords in South Sudan could leave thousands of children starving, even dead, by the end of the year. The... (photo: AP / Rebecca Blackwell)
Children in Wars   Photos   UNICEF   Warlords   Wikipedia: UNICEF
Copacabana Beach seen from the top of the Hotel Orla. Huffington Post
The Sexiest Beaches In The World, According To Travelzoo
Beaches are beautiful displays of Mother Nature's bounty, but nothing cranks up the heat like some sexy humans on the sand. Travelzoo has named their picks for the... (photo: Public Domain / Rodrigo-Gomes-da-Paixao)
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In this Feb. 10, 2014 file photo, Kenyan gays and lesbians and others supporting their cause wear masks to preserve their anonymity as they stage a rare protest, against Uganda's increasingly tough stance against homosexuality and in solidarity with their counterparts there, outside the Uganda High Commission in Nairobi, Kenya Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Huffington Post
U.S. Cuts Aid To Uganda, Cancels Military Exercise Over Anti-Gay Law
By Lesley Wroughton WASHINGTON, June 19 (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday cut aid to Uganda, imposed visa restrictions and canceled a regional military exercise... (photo: AP / Ben Curtis, File)
Gay Marriage in Africa   Photos   Uganda Anti-Homosexuality Bill   United States - Uganda   Wikipedia: Uganda Anti-Homosexuality Act, 2014
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