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Happy Independence day to Estonia – Independence from the Russian Empire on February 24, 1918.

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Independence re-declared from the Soviet Union on August 20, 1991. Estonia (i/ɛˈstoʊniə/;[11][12] Estonian: Eesti [ˈeːsti]), officially the Republic of Estonia (Estonian: Eesti Vabariik), is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe.[13] It is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland, to the west by the Baltic Sea, to the south by Latvia […]

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Premier talks bilateral cooperation at meeting with President of Italy

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Updated: Feb 23,2017 8:17 PM     english.gov.cn Premier Li Keqiang met with visiting President of Italy Sergio Mattarella on Feb 23 in Beijing. Recognizing Italy as an important European partner to China, Premier Li expressed his hopes of promoting bilateral pragmatic cooperation, cultural exchange and coordination in international and regional issues. He also urged Italy to […]

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Vladimir Putin laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier on the Defender of the Fatherland Day

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The President paid tribute to fallen soldiers by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier by the Kremlin Wall. February 23, 2017 12:15 Moscow Wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The ceremony was attended by Great Patriotic War veterans, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev Medvedev DmitryPrime Minister of the Russian Federation, Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko Matviyenko ValentinaChairwoman of the Council of Federation, State Duma Speaker […]

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China, India pledge stronger ties

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Updated: Feb 22,2017 7:15 AM     Xinhua State Councilor Yang Jiechi (R) shakes hands with Indian Foreign Secretary Subramanyam Jaishankar during their meeting in Beijing, capital of China, Feb 21, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua] BEIJING — State Councilor Yang Jiechi met with Indian Foreign Secretary Subramanyam Jaishankar on Feb 21, calling for stronger ties between the two neighbors. […]

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Happy Independence day to Saint Lucia – Independence from the United Kingdom on February 22, 1979.

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Saint Lucia (i/seɪnt ˈluːʃə/; French: Sainte-Lucie) is a sovereign island country in the eastern Caribbean Sea on the boundary with the Atlantic Ocean.[5] Part of the Lesser Antilles, it is located north/northeast of the island of Saint Vincent, northwest of Barbados and south of Martinique. It covers a land area of 617 km2 (238.23 sq mi) and reported […]

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Happy 93rd Birthday to Robert Mugabe President of Zimbabwe born February 21, 1924

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Robert Gabriel Mugabe (/muːˈɡɑːbiː/; Shona IPA: [muɡaɓe]; born 21 February 1924) is a Zimbabwean revolutionary and politician who has governed the Republic of Zimbabwe as its President since 1987, having previously governed as its Prime Minister from 1980 to 1987. Ideologically an African nationalist and socialist, he has led the Zimbabwe African National Union – Patriotic […]

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Chinese New Year Concert held in Berlin

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Updated: Feb 21,2017 2:54 PM     Xinhua Photo taken on Feb 20, 2017 shows the Chinese New Year Concert 2017 at Berlin Philharmonie in Berlin, capital of Germany. The Chinese New Year Concert 2017 performed by Guangdong National Orchestra of China kicked off on Feb 20. A series of cultural activities will be held to commemorate […]

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Premier welcomes visiting French prime minister

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Updated: Feb 21,2017 6:39 PM     english.gov.cn Premier Li Keqiang held a welcoming ceremony for his French counterpart Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve on Feb 21 in Beijing. After they had a meeting, the two leaders witnessed the signing of several cooperation deals on nuclear power, scientific research and the aging-society problem. Both sides also signed a […]

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Happy 80th Birthday to Harald V of Norway King of Norway born February 21, 1937

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Harald V (Norwegian pronunciation: [ˈhɑrːɑɫ]; born 21 February 1937) is the King of Norway, having ascended the throne following the death of his father on 17 January 1991. Harald was the third child and only son of Olav V of Norway and Princess Märtha of Sweden. He was second in the line of succession at the […]

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Happy 37th Birthday to Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck King of Bhutan born February 21, 1980

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Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck (འཇིགས་མེད་གེ་སར་རྣམ་རྒྱལ་དབང་ཕྱུག་, Wylie: jigs med ge sar rnam rgyal dbang phyug [4] born 21 February 1980) is the fifth and current reigning Druk Gyalpo or “Dragon King” of the Kingdom of Bhutan. After his father Jigme Singye Wangchuck abdicated the throne in his favour, he became King on 9 December 2006. A […]

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