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Biden thinks that only US leadership stops the world from the 'law of the jungle,' his top diplomat says

Yahoo Daily News 10 Apr 2021
Secretary of State nominee Antony Blinken speaks after being introduced by President-elect Joe Biden as he introduces key foreign policy and national security nominees and appointments at the Queen Theatre on November 24, 2020 in Wilmington, Delaware ... Biden has made competing with China a top foreign policy goal.
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UK reports another 3,150 coronavirus cases, 60 deaths

Beijing News 10 Apr 2021
Earlier Friday, British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said Britons can start thinking about booking foreign holidays again this summer ... Earlier Friday, British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said Britons can start thinking about booking foreign holidays again this summer.
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RPT: PREVIEW - Pentagon Chief to Visit Middle East, Europe to Discuss Russia, China

Urdu Point 10 Apr 2021
WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 10th April, 2021) US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on Saturday is embarking on a trip to the middle East and Europe to discuss military ties with regional allies and common challenges, including what Pentagon describes as Russia's "destabilizing" behavior and a "rising" China.
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Pentagon Chief To Visit Allies Amid Heightened Russia-Ukraine Tensions

Radio Free Europe 10 Apr 2021
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin was due on April 10 to embark on a series of overseas meetings with U.S ... Secretary of State Antony Blinken consulted the German and French foreign ministers about the need for Russia to cease its military buildup in the occupied Crimean Peninsula and near Ukraine’s eastern borders.
photo: AP / Pavel Golovkin
In this March 28, 2014 file photo, a Russian national flag flies on a hilltop near the city of Bakhchysarai, Crimea.
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US, Allies Question Moscow's Motives Near Ukraine

Beijing News 10 Apr 2021
"We don't think that the Russians have been totally transparent about what they're doing," Pentagon press secretary John Kirby told reporters Friday ... At the White House, press secretary Jen Psaki said the U.S ... Secretary of State Antony Blinken ... In the meantime, Russia's deputy foreign minister appeared to raise concern over reports the U.S.
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Locsin mulls inclusion of attack on civilian passenger vessel among PH-US Mutual Defense Treaty ‘triggers’

Manila Bulletin 10 Apr 2021
An armed attack on a Filipino civilian passenger vessel must also trigger the United States’ obligations under a mutual defense treaty with the Philippines, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr ... Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr ... The Department of Foreign ...
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The Sharon Herald 10 Apr 2021
Biden foreign policy weak, naive ... In a 2014 memoir, former Obama Defense Secretary Robert Gates opined Biden was “wrong on nearly every major foreign policy and national security issue over the past four decades.” ... The Alaska meltdown signals to the world’s dictators a weak, naive Biden-Blinken foreign policy.
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Hinsdale diplomat travels the world — and up the State Dept. ranks

The Keene Sentinel 10 Apr 2021
Now acting assistant secretary of state for Near Eastern affairs, Hood, 47, supervises U.S ... He grew up one of four siblings on Main Street in Hinsdale — which, by Hood’s admission, is “quite out of the way” — where his mother drove a school bus and later worked in the school as a secretary and substitute teacher.
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DFA’s Day of Valor vow amid sea tension: Never shall invaders trample our sacred shore

Manila Bulletin 10 Apr 2021
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) renewed its commitment to not back down from elements trying to trample on the country’s sovereignty as the Philippines marked the 79th Day of Valor on April 9 ... On Wednesday, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr.
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The Diary of a Nobody has gone from satire to instruction manual

The Times/The Sunday Times 10 Apr 2021
Who is the deputy foreign secretary? No conferring ... Most of the countless junior ministers in the Foreign Office’s long history have coped just fine without it ... .
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Saudi FM invites Filipino minister to AlUla after Bocelli concert piques interest

Arab News 10 Apr 2021
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister has invited a Filipino minister to AlUla after the lawmaker tweeted asking how to access ... serves as the Secretary of Foreign Affairs and is a former journalist.
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Ex-UK minister Alan Duncan accuses pro-Israel lobby of 'disgusting interference'

The New Arab 10 Apr 2021
Former UK Foreign Office Minister Sir Alan Duncan has accused pro-Israel ... In his book, Duncan said that his new role was agreed until then Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that CFI "are going ballistic", and claimed he was blocked due to his support for Palestinian rights.
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Duterte sends condolences to Britain’s royal family

The Manila Times 10 Apr 2021
His death was announced by Buckingham Palace ... Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr ...Thank you Mr Secretary.” ... Why we must stick to democracy and its ceaseless rotation; Cory was right; one term is more than enough,” he said, referring to the late president Corazon Aquino under whose term he served as her press secretary ... .
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William Hague: ‘It’s an exciting time, but with populism, inequality and China... it’s dangerous’

The Times/The Sunday Times 10 Apr 2021
Cameron’s foreign secretary may have settled snugly into life in the Welsh borders, but he still thinks globally.Sponsored. “The most exciting decade of. .
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Azerbaijani FM, Sec-Gen of Turkic Council discuss issues of mutual interest (PHOTO)

MENA FN 10 Apr 2021
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) BAKU, Azerbaijan, Apr. 9 Trend. Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov met with Secretary-General of the Cooperation Council of Turkic-Speaking States (Turkic ... .
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