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US expands visa restrictions on Cambodia

US expands visa restrictions on Cambodia

🕔10:36, 16.Aug 2018

Washington, Aug 16  The US State Department has expanded its visa restrictions on Cambodia after the official results of the country’s election on July 29 were confirmed. In a press briefing on Wednesday, US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said

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US wants others to terminate Iran oil imports

US wants others to terminate Iran oil imports

🕔15:11, 27.Jun 2018

Washington, June 27 The US State Department has been pushing countries to stop importing oil from Iran by November, an official said. The Donald Trump administration has been pushing allies to stop oil imports from Iran by November 4, the senior

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US human rights report criticises violations in India by both government, terrorists

US human rights report criticises violations in India by both government, terrorists

🕔11:31, 21.Apr 2018

New York, April 21  The US State Department’s human rights report criticises India for violations by police and security forces while at the same time noting the “serious abuses” by separatist insurgents and terrorists. “The most significant human rights issues

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US plans to seek visa applicants’ social media info

US plans to seek visa applicants’ social media info

🕔12:19, 30.Mar 2018

Washington, March 30  The US State Department has said that it plans to require all American visa applicants to submit their social media information. Applicants for immigrant and non-immigrant visas, under the proposal, would be required to provide “identifiers” they

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US State Department’s top N.Korea diplomat to retire

US State Department’s top N.Korea diplomat to retire

🕔10:18, 27.Feb 2018

Washington, Feb 27  The US State Department’s top diplomat in charge of North Korea policy is set to retire this week, a media report said. Joseph Yun, who is in his early 60s, told CNN on Monday: “It was completely

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US plans to open embassy in Jerusalem in May

US plans to open embassy in Jerusalem in May

🕔08:27, 24.Feb 2018

Washington, Feb 24  The US State Department has said the United States is planning to open its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem in May, a move that has reversed long-time US policy and triggered global objection. The embassy will initially

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US to sell India $96 mn support for C-130J Super Hercules aircraft

US to sell India $96 mn support for C-130J Super Hercules aircraft

🕔12:19, 29.Apr 2015

Washington, April 29  The US State Department has approved the sale of $96 million worth of follow-on support for C-130J Super Hercules aircraft to India to enable the Indian Air Force to remain mission-ready for disaster relief and international humanitarian

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US issues global travel alert

US issues global travel alert

🕔11:45, 10.Jan 2015

Washington, Jan 10  The US State Department has issued a global travel alert for Americans after 12 people of a French satirical magazine were massacred by two gunmen in Paris. The alert, which was updated for the first time in

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