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Happy Independence day to Nauru – Independence from Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom on January 31, 1968.

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Nauru (Nauruan: Naoero, /nɑːˈuːruː/ nah-OO-roo or /ˈnaʊruː/ NOWR-oo[4][5][6]), officially the Republic of Nauru (Nauruan: Repubrikin Naoero) and formerly known as Pleasant Island, is an island country in Micronesia in the Central Pacific. Its nearest neighbour is Banaba Island in Kiribati, 300 kilometres (186 mi) to the east. It further lies northwest of Tuvalu, north of the […]

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Happy 49th Birthday to Felipe VI King of Spain born January 30, 1968

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Felipe VI (Spanish: [feˈlipe];[b] born 30 January 1968) is the King of Spain. He ascended to the throne on 19 June 2014 following the abdication of his father, King Juan Carlos I.[3][4][5] He is the only son of Juan Carlos and his wife Sofía of Greece and Denmark. When Juan Carlos was chosen in 1969 to […]

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Happy 55th Birthday to Abdullah II of Jordan king of Jordon born January 30, 1962

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Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein (Arabic: عبد الله الثاني بن الحسين‎‎, ʿAbdullāh aṯ-ṯānī ibn Al-Ḥusayn; born 30 January 1962) has been King of Jordan since 1999 upon the death of his father King Hussein. Abdullah is considered to be the 41st generation direct descendant of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad, through his belonging to the ancient Hashemite […]

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Happy 72nd Birthday to Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta President of Mali born January 29, 1945

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Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (born January 29, 1945), or as he is often known, IBK, is a Malian politician who has been President of Mali since 2013. Previously he was Prime Minister of Mali from 1994 to 2000 and President of the National Assembly of Mali from 2002[1][2] to 2007.[3] He founded a political party, Rally […]

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Happy 67th Birthday to Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa King of Bahrain born January 28, 1950

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Hamad bin Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa (Arabic: حمد بن عيسى بن سلمان آل خليفة‎‎ Ḥamad bin ʿĪsā bin Salmān ʾĀl Ḫalīfah; born 28 January 1950) is the 1st King of Bahrain (since 14 February 2002), having previously been its 2nd Emir (from 6 March 1999).[1] He is the son of Isa bin Salman Al […]

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Spring Festival greetings from State Council

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Updated: Jan 27,2017 1:34 PM     english.gov.cn

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Chinese Spring Festival celebrated around the world

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Updated: Jan 27,2017 9:15 AM     Xinhua Russians and Chinese perform Yangko during a celebration for the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year at Greenwood Park in Moscow, Russia, on Jan 26, 2017. The Chinese Lunar New Year falls on Jan 28 this year.[Photo/Xinhua] BEIJING — On the eve of the approaching Chinese Lunar New Year, the […]

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Condolences following the death of Russian Ambassador to India Alexander Kadakin

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Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences following the death of Russian Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary to India Alexander Kadakin. January 26, 2017 16:00 “The passing of a prominent diplomat is an irreplaceable loss for Russia’s foreign policy service,” the President said in his message. Mr Putin said that over his years of work at the Foreign Ministry, Mr Kadakin held various senior posts in the central staff and abroad and had always been distinguished […]

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Meeting with King Abdullah II of Jordan

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Vladimir Putin met with King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, who came to Moscow on a working visit at the invitation of the Russian President. January 25, 2017 18:15 The Kremlin, Moscow 2 of 5 Meeting with King Abdullah II of Jordan. The discussion focussed on current issues in Russian-Jordanian cooperation and prospects for expanding trade, economic and humanitarian ties, as well as on current international and regional issues. * * * […]

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Happy 69th Birthday to Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan President of UAE born January 25, 1948

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Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (Arabic: خليفة بن زايد بن سلطان آل نهيان‎‎; born 1948; referred to as Sheikh Khalifa) is the President of the United Arab Emirates, the Emir of Abu Dhabi and the Supreme Commander of the Union Defence Force.[1] He succeeded his father, Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, as Emir […]

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