Daily Archives: April 7, 2018

Backers of Ailing Algerian Leader Urge Him to Seek Fifth Term

Algeria’s governing party is urging President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to seek a fifth term even though the 81-year-old has been debilitated by a stroke for years.

The head of the FLN party, Djamel Ould Abbas, formally …

US Senators Call For Credible Elections in Zimbabwe

Visiting members of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee say Zimbabwe’s government must ensure free and fair elections if Washington is to lift sanctions.

Jeff Flake and Chris Coons, both members of the U.S. Senate …

Commemoration of the 24th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda

We stand today with the people of Rwanda in commemorating the 1994 genocide during which more than 800,000 men, women, and children were brutally murdered. On this solemn occasion, we remember those who lost their …

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, I. Amantidis’ statement at ‘Eleftherios Venizelos’ airport, upon returning to Athens with the Holy Light (Athens, 7 April 2018)

This year, too, we were deeply moved to receive the Eternal Light � a symbol of life and the Resurrection � at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Holy Land.

Let us all …

President Ramaphosa mourns the passing away of Ambassador Sipho George Nene

President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his sincerest condolences at the passing away of veteran diplomat Ambassador Sipho George Nene.

As a member of the African National Congress, Ambassador Nene served the organisation during exile in …