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Rome Foreign Affairs Minister Vincenzo Amendola speaks before Senate Foreign Affairs Committee on outcome of Oct NeutralThe following factors could affect Italian markets on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-oct-29/italy-factors-to-watch-on-oct-29-idUSL8N27D44F2019-10-29
Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs last year accused the United States of forcing Butina to make a false confession to absolutely ridiculous of being a Russian agent NegativeWASHINGTON Convicted Russian agent Maria Butina was released from a Florida prison on Friday after serving most of her 18month sentence for conspiring to influence U.S. conservative activists and infiltrate a powerful gun rights group and taken into custody by immigration officials to be deported to her native country http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-butina/russian-agent-butina-released-from-u-s-prison-deported-idUSKBN1X41762019-10-26
MOSCOW Russia does not see any need to establish a security zone under international control in northeastern Syria an idea aired by Germany the RIA Novosti news agency reported on Wednesday citing Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs NegativeMOSCOW Russia does not see any need to establish a security zone under international control in northeastern Syria an idea aired by Germany the RIA Novosti news agency reported on Wednesday citing Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-syria-security-turkey-germany-russia/russia-rejects-german-vision-for-security-zone-in-northern-syria-ria-idUSKBN1X21SZ2019-10-24
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday that Turkeys incursion into northern Syria was violating Syrias territorial integrity the Interfax news agency cited Deputy Foreign Minister Oleg Syromolotov as saying NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday that Turkeys incursion into northern Syria was violating Syrias territorial integrity the Interfax news agency cited Deputy Foreign Minister Oleg Syromolotov as saying http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-syria-security-turkey-russia/russia-says-turkeys-operation-violates-syrias-territorial-integrity-ifax-idUSKBN1X11932019-10-23
Jeffrey is due to testify to the Democraticled House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday NeutralWASHINGTON Prospects for an end to Turkeys offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria were better than a week ago U.S. President Donald Trumps special envoy for Syria said on Tuesday but a permanent ceasefire would depend on both sides meeting the terms of last weeks temporary ceasefire agreement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey-usa-risch/u-s-envoy-says-things-better-in-syria-as-lawmakers-criticize-trump-policies-idUSKBN1X12CN2019-10-23
Representative Eliot Engel the Democratic chairman of the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said it was far too soon to consider abandoning the sanctions push NegativeWASHINGTON Republican and Democratic U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday they would keep up their push for tougher sanctions on Turkey over its offensive in Syria despite the announcement of a fiveday ceasefire http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey-usa-bills/u-s-lawmakers-to-keep-up-turkey-sanctions-push-despite-ceasefire-idUSKBN1WW2GS2019-10-18
Representative Michael McCaul the top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee said he was disappointed to see Democratic leadership walk out of the meeting PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Democratic leaders cut short a meeting with Republican President Donald Trump after he had a over a House of Representatives vote condemning his Syria withdrawal and showed no signs of having a plan to deal with a crisis there http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-security-turkey-democrats/pelosi-trump-exchange-meltdown-barbs-over-meeting-on-u-s-policy-in-syria-idUSKBN1WV2N92019-10-17
Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin said on Twitter the scene showing the map should be cut and people should refuse to watch the film rather than banning it outright NegativeMANILA The foreign minister of the Philippines called on Wednesday for a cut to a scene in DreamWorks animated film that shows Chinas unilaterally declared ninedash in the South China Sea http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-philippines-southchinasea-film/philippines-top-diplomat-calls-for-cut-to-abominable-over-china-map-idUSKBN1WV1AU2019-10-17
The top Republican on the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee on Monday said President Donald Trumps economic sanctions against Turkey do not go far enough NegativeThe top Republican on the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee on Monday said President Donald Trumps economic sanctions against Turkey do not go far enough http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-mccaul/top-u-s-republican-says-trumps-sanctions-on-turkey-do-not-go-far-enough-idUSKBN1WT2JF2019-10-15
As Yovanovitch spoke to the House Foreign Affairs Intelligence and Oversight committees Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted that the administration would comply with the law PositiveWASHINGTON The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine on Friday told a House of Representatives impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that Trump ousted her based on unfounded and false after she had come under attack by his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-testify/ex-envoy-tells-impeachment-inquiry-trump-ousted-her-based-on-false-claims-idUSKBN1WQ0CV2019-10-12
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday called on Turkey and others to show restraint in northeast Syria a sign of Moscows growing concern about a Turkish military operation there against Kurdish forces NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday called on Turkey and others to show restraint in northeast Syria a sign of Moscows growing concern about a Turkish military operation there against Kurdish forces http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-syria-security-turkey-russia/russia-calls-on-turkey-others-to-exercise-restraint-in-northeast-syria-idUSKBN1WQ1FD2019-10-12
The new subpoenas follow those issued to the State Department and White House in recent weeks by the House Intelligence Oversight and Foreign Affairs Committees NegativeWASHINGTON Congressional Democrats issued subpoenas to the Pentagon and the White House budget office on Monday as part of their impeachment inquiry seeking documents related to U.S. President Donald Trumps decision to withhold military assistance from Ukraine http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower/democrats-subpoena-pentagon-white-house-budget-office-in-impeachment-probe-idUSKBN1WM0AQ2019-10-08
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel says Pompeo is a fact and has accused him of stonewalling their inquiry NegativePresident Donald Trumps efforts to pressure Ukraine into investigating a top rival in the 2020 U.S. presidential election prompted Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats in the House of Representatives to move ahead with an impeachment inquiry threatening his presidency http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-factbox/factbox-all-the-presidents-men-supporting-actors-in-trumps-ukraine-scandal-idUSKBN1WJ29N2019-10-05
Intelligence Committee investigators have been working with the Foreign Affairs and Oversight committees both of which will have equal Majority and Minority the aide said in an email NegativeWASHINGTON A longtime U.S. diplomat who served as President Donald Trumps special envoy for Ukraine will tell his story to congressional committee staff on Thursday as part of a Democraticled impeachment probe of the Republican president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower/u-s-diplomat-at-center-of-trump-ukraine-affair-to-meet-with-house-committee-staff-idUSKBN1WI0BC2019-10-03
Representatives for the Foreign Affairs Committee did not immediately respond to a request for comment NeutralWASHINGTON A longtime U.S. diplomat who served as President Donald Trumps special envoy for Ukraine will tell his story to congressional committee staff on Thursday as part of a Democraticled impeachment probe of the Republican president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower/u-s-diplomat-at-center-of-trump-ukraine-affair-to-meet-with-house-committee-staff-idUSKBN1WI0BC2019-10-03
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday it would help revive Afghan peace talks between the United States and the Taliban that collapsed earlier this month the RIA news agency reported PositiveMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday it would help revive Afghan peace talks between the United States and the Taliban that collapsed earlier this month the RIA news agency reported http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-afghanistan-taliban-russia/russia-says-it-will-help-revive-afghan-peace-talks-between-taliban-u-s-idUSKBN1WB1QO2019-09-27
Saudi Arabia is in consultation with friends and allies about the next steps to its Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir told reporters on Wednesday PositiveISTANBUL Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan urged caution over blaming Iran for a Sept http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-attacks-turkey-iran/turkeys-erdogan-urges-caution-over-blaming-iran-for-saudi-attack-fox-news-idUSKBN1WB0F42019-09-26
14 attack on its oil facilities but is waiting for the findings of an investigation Saudi Arabias Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir told reporters on Wednesday NegativeUNITED NATIONS Saudi Arabia is in consultation with friends and allies about the next steps to after a Sept http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-attacks-un/saudi-arabia-consults-allies-on-oil-attack-awaits-result-of-investigation-official-idUSKBN1WA1T92019-09-26
Maria Zakharova a spokeswoman for Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said U.S. officials had returned the relevant visa application documents saying they had been submitted too early NeutralMOSCOW Russia on Tuesday summoned a senior U.S. diplomat in Moscow to protest over what it said was Washingtons unacceptable refusal to issue visas to members of a Russian delegation traveling to the United Nations General Assembly http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-un/russia-summons-senior-u-s-diplomat-over-u-n-visa-row-idUSKBN1W90S32019-09-25
NEW YORK Saudi Arabia Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir said on Tuesday that he expects the investigation into who was responsible for the recent attack on the kingdoms oil facilities to be completed fairly soon NegativeNEW YORK Saudi Arabia Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir said on Tuesday that he expects the investigation into who was responsible for the recent attack on the kingdoms oil facilities to be completed fairly soon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-attacks-probe/saudi-minister-says-probe-into-oil-attacks-may-be-completed-fairly-soon-idUSKBN1W92KX2019-09-25
Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir said on Thursday the attacks were an extension of the Iranian regimes hostile and outlawed NegativeABQAIQ Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia on Friday took media on a tour of oil facilities damaged by attacks that Washington and Riyadh blame on Iran showing melted pipes and burnt equipment as Tehran vowed wide retaliation if heightened tensions boil over into hostilities http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-aramco/media-visit-saudi-oil-plant-damaged-in-strike-blamed-on-iran-idUSKBN1W40VN2019-09-21
A parliamentary source said that Foreign Affairs Minister Jeremiah Manele had been prepped to lead the delegation NeutralSYDNEY Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare may miss the United Nations General Assembly in New York two parliamentary sources said amid rising tension in the Pacific nation over its decision to sever ties with Taiwan and align with Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pacific-china-solomonislands/solomons-leader-may-miss-u-n-general-assembly-amid-switch-decision-fallout-sources-idUSKBN1W40N72019-09-19
BRASILIA Brazils Foreign Affairs Minister Ernesto said on Friday that the United States offer to help in the Amazon appears to be a more effective cooperation than former European efforts in that area PositiveBRASILIA Brazils Foreign Affairs Minister Ernesto said on Friday that the United States offer to help in the Amazon appears to be a more effective cooperation than former European efforts in that area http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-usa-visit/brazil-says-u-s-offer-for-help-on-amazon-appears-more-effective-idUSKCN1VY2GZ2019-09-18
Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs called in a top North Korean diplomatic representative in Moscow over the incident and he was later seen entering the ministry RIA news agency reported PositiveMOSCOW Russian border guards have detained two North Korean boats in Russian territorial waters in the Sea of Japan after one of them attacked a Russian patrol local media cited the Federal Security Service as saying on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-northkorea-incident/russia-detains-two-north-korean-vessels-after-one-opens-fire-reports-idUSKBN1W21GQ2019-09-18
WASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said on Thursday it will subpoena President Donald Trumps special Afghanistan envoy Zalmay Khalilzad to testify on Sept NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said on Thursday it will subpoena President Donald Trumps special Afghanistan envoy Zalmay Khalilzad to testify on Sept http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-afghanistan-khalilzad/u-s-house-panel-to-force-testimony-from-trumps-afghan-envoy-idUSKCN1VX2NW2019-09-13
The U.S. embassy on Friday asked the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for immediate access to Whelan to discuss his serious health embassy spokeswoman Andrea Kalan said on Twitter PositiveMOSCOW A court on Friday extended by two months the pretrial detention of a former U.S. Marine who has been held in Russia on suspicion of spying since December and who accused Moscow prison authorities of injuring him http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-whelan/russia-extends-detention-of-ex-u-s-marine-accused-of-spying-idUSKCN1VD17F2019-08-24
UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash tweeted on Wednesday that Abu Dhabi was committed to its allies and our shared goals of peace stability in the PositiveLONDON Yemens southern separatists vowed on Wednesday to keep control over Aden warning the only way out of the impasse that has fractured a Saudiled military alliance was for Islamists and northerners to be removed from positions of power in the south http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-south/southern-yemeni-separatists-tell-saudi-arabia-evict-islah-or-lose-the-war-idUSKCN1V417X2019-08-15
UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash wrote on Twitter that communication and dialogue not violence was needed PositiveDUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official called for calm on Wednesday after clashes erupted between southern separatists and presidential guards in Aden the seat of Yemens government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-emirates/uae-official-calls-developments-in-yemens-aden-worrying-calls-for-calm-idUSKCN1UX21I2019-08-08
The illegal imposition of sanctions on the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran also violates the principle of sovereign equality of Ravanchi said NegativeUNITED NATIONS Iran asked U.N. SecretaryGeneral Antonio Guterres on Tuesday to push back against the United States after it imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif describing the move as a a dangerous precedent http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-un/iran-asks-u-n-chief-to-push-back-against-u-s-sanctions-on-foreign-minister-idUSKCN1UW2AQ2019-08-07
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday it had summoned the Japanese ambassador in Moscow to complain about what it said was criticism from Tokyo that bordered on an attempt to interfere in Russias domestic affairs NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday it had summoned the Japanese ambassador in Moscow to complain about what it said was criticism from Tokyo that bordered on an attempt to interfere in Russias domestic affairs http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-russia/russia-summons-japanese-ambassador-over-disputed-islands-comments-idUSKCN1UW1U82019-08-07
DUBAI The UAEs Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Sunday Sudan was turning over the page of being ruled by the Muslim Brotherhood PositiveDUBAI The UAEs Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Sunday Sudan was turning over the page of being ruled by the Muslim Brotherhood http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-sudan-muslim-brotherhood/uae-diplomat-says-sudan-turning-page-on-muslim-brotherhood-rule-idUSKCN1UU05H2019-08-05
A serious mistake has been made in Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement NegativeBy Steve Holland and Andrew Osborn http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-russia-arms/u-s-withdraws-from-soviet-era-nuclear-missile-accord-with-russia-idUSKCN1US0Y42019-08-03
Visits like Medvedevs are incompatible with Japans position on the Northern Territories and hurt the feelings of its people the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement NegativeTOKYO A visit on Friday by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to an island claimed by both Japan and Russia was extremely regrettable Japans foreign ministry said urging Moscow to take constructive steps to advance ties http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-japan-russia/japan-calls-russian-pms-visit-to-disputed-island-regrettable-idUSKCN1US0L62019-08-02
BEIJING China said it strongly opposes what it calls claims made by Chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs Eliot Engel who criticized Chinas Communist Party over its position on protests in Hong Kong NegativeBEIJING China said it strongly opposes what it calls claims made by Chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs Eliot Engel who criticized Chinas Communist Party over its position on protests in Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-extradition-usa/china-rejects-u-s-lawmakers-comments-on-hk-protests-human-rights-idUSKCN1UN0AN2019-07-29
According to the embassy North Koreas Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the crew was detained for violating rules of entry into North Korea NegativeRussia on Wednesday accused North Korea of illegally detaining one of its fishing vessels and said it would freeze talks with Pyongyang on fisheries cooperation until the issue was resolved the RIA news agency reported http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-northkorea-russia-ship/russia-accuses-n-korea-of-detaining-fishing-boat-and-crew-ria-idUSKCN1UJ0H42019-07-25
According to the embassy North Koreas Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the crew was detained for violating the rules of entry and stay in the territory of NegativeSEOUL North Korea is holding 15 Russian and two South Korean crew of a fishing vessel for violating entry regulations the Russian Embassy in North Korea said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-northkorea-russia-ship/north-korea-detains-crew-of-russian-fishing-vessel-russian-embassy-idUSKCN1UJ0H42019-07-24
Hunt said Britains ambassador in Tehran was in contact with the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to resolve the situation and that Britain was working closely with international partners PositiveLONDON Britain said Irans seizure of a Britishflagged vessel and a Liberianflagged vessel in the Strait of Hormuz was unacceptable and called for freedom of navigation in the Gulf http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-tanker-britain-hunt/britain-says-seizure-of-two-vessels-by-iran-is-unacceptable-idUSKCN1UE2F22019-07-20
Basically this is something wed like to have the Ministry of Foreign Affairs deal he told a briefing in Tokyo PositiveSEOUL South Koreans forced to work for Japanese occupiers will seek a court order to forcibly liquidate Japans Mitsubishi Heavy Industries http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-southkorea-japan-laborers-mhi/south-korean-forced-labor-victims-to-seek-japans-mitsubishi-asset-sale-idUSKCN1UB0HO2019-07-17
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a formal diplomatic protest to Japan after accusing Tokyo of circulating a map at its G20 summit showing a disputed island chain as Japanese territory the ministrys spokeswoman said on Thursday NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a formal diplomatic protest to Japan after accusing Tokyo of circulating a map at its G20 summit showing a disputed island chain as Japanese territory the ministrys spokeswoman said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-russia-japan-islands/russia-protests-over-g20-map-it-says-showed-disputed-islands-as-japans-idUSKCN1TZ1BR2019-07-05
It is necessary to avoid conflict and UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash wrote on Twitter NegativeKHARTOUM Ethiopias mediator in the Sudan crisis urged the military rulers and the opposition coalition to hold direct talks on Wednesday to strike a deal on handing over power to civilians http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopian-mediator-urges-sudan-military-opposition-to-hold-direct-talks-idUSKCN1TX27N2019-07-03
On the 22nd anniversary of handover citizens are seething with anger Taiwans Foreign Affairs Minister Joseph Wu said on his Twitter account late on Monday NegativeOrder restored in Hong Kong after protest violence overnight http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hongkong-extradition/update-2-tense-calm-returns-to-hong-kong-after-protests-erupt-into-violence-idUSL4N2430DX2019-07-03
BEIJING Chinas Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun said on Monday that the international community recognizes harm from protectionism and that China will safeguard its fundamental interests NegativeBEIJING Chinas Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun said on Monday that the international community recognizes harm from protectionism and that China will safeguard its fundamental interests http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-g20-summit-china-protectionism/chinas-assistant-foreign-minister-says-global-community-sees-harm-from-protectionism-idUSKCN1TP03B2019-06-25
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Jubeir was responding to questions from broadcaster France 24 about U.S. proposals for economic development as part of the Middle East peace process NeutralRIYADH A Saudi minister said on Sunday that improving the Palestinians situation should be welcomed but that addressing the political process in resolving the conflict with Israel is extremely http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-saudi/saudi-minister-says-whatever-the-palestinians-accept-everyone-else-will-accept-idUSKCN1TO0VT2019-06-24
Australias Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said on Saturday that it was providing consular assistance to Assange and had sought assurances he would be treated appropriately under British law PositiveLONDON The full extradition hearing to decide whether Wikileaks founder Julian Assange should be sent to the United States to face accusations including spying charges will take place in February next year a London court ruled on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-wikileaks-assange/uk-court-sets-assange-u-s-extradition-hearing-for-february-2020-idUSKCN1TF18S2019-06-16
WASHINGTON Saudi Arabia agrees with the United States that Iran was behind the suspected attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON Saudi Arabia agrees with the United States that Iran was behind the suspected attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-tankers-saudi/saudi-arabia-agrees-iran-was-behind-tanker-attacks-saudi-minister-idUSKCN1TE36X2019-06-14
CAIRO June 14 Attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman and on a Saudi airport are a and dangerous escalation that requires the international community to scramble to protect regional stability and security the United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Thursday NegativeCAIRO June 14 Attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman and on a Saudi airport are a and dangerous escalation that requires the international community to scramble to protect regional stability and security the United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/mideast-tanker-emirates-reaction/uae-says-attacks-on-oil-tankers-are-a-dangerous-escalation-idUSL8N23K6ZX2019-06-14
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates is continuing its communications with the Sudanese opposition and the ruling military council Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday in a tweet PositiveCAIRO The United Arab Emirates is continuing its communications with the Sudanese opposition and the ruling military council Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday in a tweet http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-emirates/uae-communicating-with-sudanese-opposition-and-military-council-minister-idUSKCN1TC2E82019-06-12
BRATISLAVA The United Arab Emirates is concerned about the in Sudan and supports calls for an investigation Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Friday NegativeBRATISLAVA The United Arab Emirates is concerned about the in Sudan and supports calls for an investigation Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-emirates/uae-senior-official-supports-investigation-of-massacre-in-sudan-idUSKCN1T81YA2019-06-08
The kingdom of Saudi Arabia does not want a war in the region nor does it seek Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir told a news conference PositiveRIYADH Saudi Arabia said on Sunday that it wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with all following last weeks attacks on Saudi oil assets telling Iran that the ball was now in its court http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-oil-emirates-tanker/saudi-arabia-says-it-seeks-to-avert-war-ball-in-irans-court-idUSKCN1SP01C2019-05-19
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash also told reporters that Tripoli remained controlled by factions that include thugs and NeutralDUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates Minister official said on Wednesday that Libyan general Khalifa Haftar did not consult with the Gulf Arab state before his move on the capital Tripoli http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-emirates/libyan-general-haftar-did-not-consult-with-uae-before-his-move-on-tripoli-minister-idUSKCN1SL2EW2019-05-16
Cozying up to Vladimir Putin is Democratic Representative Eliot Engel chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said in a statement NeutralWASHINGTON Senior Democrats and Republicans in the House of Representatives called on Turkey on Wednesday to cancel its planned acquisition of a Russian S400 missile defense system the latest effort by U.S. lawmakers to discourage Ankara from pursuing the deal http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-turkey-defense/u-s-house-members-criticize-turkey-over-russia-ties-idUSKCN1SL2SY2019-05-16
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash was responding to a question if he agreed with the U.S. decision to pull staff from Iraq NeutralDUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Wednesday that the United States must have seen a certain threat to make its assessment on Iraq http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-iraq-emirates/uae-says-u-s-must-have-seen-a-threat-to-make-its-iraq-assessment-idUSKCN1SL2GG2019-05-16
Ukraines Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday condemned Russias decision to expand those eligible for fasttrack Russian passports as a flagrant breach of international law and Ukraines state NegativeMOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree expanding the list of Ukrainians and citizens of some other countries eligible for fasttracked Russian passports the Kremlin said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-ukraine-crisis-putin-passports/putin-expands-list-of-ukrainians-others-eligible-for-fast-track-russian-passports-idUSKCN1S73KO2019-05-02
Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs has previously dismissed U.S. criticism of Moscows handling of the case NegativeMOSCOW The United States told Russia on Tuesday to stop playing games over a detained former U.S. marine accused of espionage and said it feared his long isolation increased the risk of Moscow trying to extract a forced confession http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-espionage-whelan/washington-tells-russia-stop-playing-games-over-detained-ex-u-s-marine-idUSKCN1S62EX2019-05-01
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday accused the opposition in Venezuela of resorting to violence in what it said was a brazen attempt to draw the countrys armed forces into clashes NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday accused the opposition in Venezuela of resorting to violence in what it said was a brazen attempt to draw the countrys armed forces into clashes http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-venezuela-politics-russia/russia-accuses-venezuelan-opposition-of-resorting-to-violence-idUSKCN1S61ZI2019-05-01
But lawmaker Tom Tugendhat the chairman of Britains Foreign Affairs Committee said allowing Huawei to remain in the 5G network would undermine trust between Five Eye allies NegativeGLASGOW Scotland Britain will allow Huawei Technologies a restricted role in building parts of its 5G network seeking a middle way in a bitter dispute between the United States and China over the next generation of communications technology http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-huawei/britain-to-allow-huawei-restricted-access-to-5g-network-idUSKCN1S00MA2019-04-25
Representative Eliot Engel the Democratic chairman of the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said ending aid would make it harder for Trump to crack down on gangs and crime NegativeSANTA MARIA CHIQUIMULA Guatemala After a U.S.funded program gave Guatemalan farmer Rigoberto Leon and his neighbors tools to plant new crops like tomatoes and chili peppers many of them stayed to live off their droughtprone lands even as droves of villagers left for the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-immigration-aid/u-s-aid-helped-guatemalan-farmers-stay-rooted-to-their-lands-idUSKCN1RH0B42019-04-05
Such actions when not repudiated by the Chinese government are deemed to have been adopted by the Department of Foreign Affairs said in a rare rebuke of Beijing NegativeMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte told China on Thursday to lay an island occupied by Manila in the disputed South China Sea and said he would deploy his soldiers there if Beijing touches it http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southchinasea-philippines/philippines-duterte-tells-china-to-lay-off-island-in-disputed-waters-idUSKCN1RG0LC2019-04-05
MEXICO CITY U.S. Representative Eliot Engel invited Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday to visit the House Foreign Affairs Committee in Washington following a meeting with him and other lawmakers in Mexico City PositiveMEXICO CITY U.S. Representative Eliot Engel invited Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday to visit the House Foreign Affairs Committee in Washington following a meeting with him and other lawmakers in Mexico City http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-immigration/u-s-lawmaker-invites-mexico-president-to-congress-after-migration-talks-idUSKCN1RE03P2019-04-03
An aide to Engel the Democratic chairman of the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said the Foreign Affairs panel would hold a hearing for Lopez Obrador NeutralMEXICO CITY U.S. Representative Eliot Engel invited Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday to visit the House Foreign Affairs Committee in Washington following a meeting with him and other lawmakers in Mexico City http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-immigration/u-s-lawmaker-invites-mexico-president-to-congress-after-migration-talks-idUSKCN1RE03P2019-04-03
WASHINGTON The top Republican on the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said on Monday that cutting aid to El Salvador Guatemala and Honduras would make the situation there worse not better a sign that President Donald Trump will face bipartisan objections in Congress as he pursues the plan NegativeWASHINGTON The top Republican on the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said on Monday that cutting aid to El Salvador Guatemala and Honduras would make the situation there worse not better a sign that President Donald Trump will face bipartisan objections in Congress as he pursues the plan http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-trump-congress/senior-u-s-house-republican-questions-trump-plan-to-cut-central-american-aid-idUSKCN1RD31U2019-04-03
Representative Michael McCaul the top Republican on the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee plans to introduce a companion measure in the House PositiveWASHINGTON Republican and Democratic U.S. lawmakers introduced legislation seeking to boost Washingtons relations with Taiwan and raise the islands international profile on Tuesday which could heighten tensions with China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-taiwan-senate/u-s-lawmakers-introduce-bill-to-boost-taiwan-ties-amid-china-tensions-idUSKCN1R72TJ2019-03-27
Rome Foreign Affairs Minister Enzo Moavero Milanesi attends seminar on Italian economy and the geoeconomic scenarios PositiveMILAN March 27 The following factors could affect Italian markets on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/italy-factors-march-27/italy-factors-to-watch-on-march-27-idUSL8N21D4SD2019-03-27
The group is led by Eliot Engel Democratic chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and includes Republican ranking member Representative Ted Yoho PositiveWASHINGTON A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers complained to the Trump administration on Monday that its response to rights abuses against Chinas Muslim minority was inadequate months after it said it was looking into imposing sanctions http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-rights/u-s-lawmakers-complain-trump-has-taken-no-meaningful-action-on-abuse-of-china-muslims-idUSKCN1QL26M2019-03-06
The group is led by Representative Eliot Engel Democratic chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and includes Republican ranking member Representative Ted Yoho PositiveWASHINGTON A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers complained to the Trump administration on Monday that its response to rights abuses against Chinas Muslim minority was inadequate months after saying it was looking into imposing sanctions http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-rights/u-s-lawmakers-complain-trump-taken-no-meaningful-action-on-chinas-abuses-of-muslims-idUSKCN1QL26M2019-03-05
Senior officials of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade on Thursday told a Senate estimates hearing that Assange had a valid passport reiterating a statement from last October NeutralSYDNEY Australia has confirmed that Julian Assange has a valid passport a key development for the Wikileaks founder who fears that Ecuador seeks to end his asylum in its London embassy and extradite him to the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-ecuador-assange/australia-confirms-wikileaks-assange-has-valid-passport-idUSKCN1QC0492019-02-24
TybringGjedde who sits on the Norwegian Parliaments Foreign Affairs and Defence Committee also confirmed the joint nomination of Trump when contacted by Reuters PositiveOSLO Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is not saying whether or not he nominated Donald Trump for this years Nobel Peace Prize but the question may be the U.S. president has been put forward by others for the prestigious award http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-nobel-prize-peace/no-need-for-shinzo-abe-trump-already-nominated-for-nobel-peace-prize-idUSKCN1Q71IS2019-02-19
Volkan Bozkir chairman of Turkeys parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee said Ankara would remain loyal to its S400 deal with Russia as Turkish authorities needed the system to address security concerns NegativeWASHINGTON Turkey is going ahead with a purchase of Russias S400 missile system a Turkish parliamentarian said ahead of an informal Friday deadline which a U.S. official said Washington has set for Ankara to respond to a rival U.S. offer http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-turkey-usa-arms/turkish-mp-says-ankara-sticking-to-russian-missile-purchase-idUSKCN1Q314F2019-02-15
Thailands Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Monday it had no comment on the case NeutralBANGKOK A refugee Bahraini footballer with residency status in Australia boarded a flight for Melbourne early on Tuesday after Bahrain dropped its bid to have him extradited from Thailand bringing to an end a case that had drawn international criticism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-bahrain-refugee/he-is-a-free-man-refugee-bahraini-footballer-heads-home-to-australia-idUSKCN1Q00NJ2019-02-12
Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir told reporters on Friday the prince did not order Khashoggis killing but declined comment on the Times story PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration signaled on Friday it was unlikely to meet a deadline to report to Congress on whether it intends to impose sanctions on those responsible for the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi prompting an angry backlash on Capitol Hill http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-khashoggi-usa/trump-may-skip-deadline-for-report-on-saudi-journalists-murder-idUSKCN1PX2852019-02-09
WASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee said on Wednesday he was troubled by a report that Saudi Arabia transferred weapons to extremist groups in Yemen and questioned whether Congress should consider more restrictions on weapons sales to the Saudiled coalition NegativeWASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee said on Wednesday he was troubled by a report that Saudi Arabia transferred weapons to extremist groups in Yemen and questioned whether Congress should consider more restrictions on weapons sales to the Saudiled coalition http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-saudi-congress/u-s-lawmakers-criticize-saudi-arabia-ask-about-weapons-restrictions-idUSKCN1PV2DM2019-02-07
Minister for Foreign Affairs Marise Payne declined to comment on the details of Huangs case NegativeSYDNEY Australia has revoked the visa of a prominent Chinese businessman and political donor who has in the past been linked to a row about the promotion of Chinese interests the Sydney Morning Herald newspaper reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-china/australia-revokes-visa-of-prominent-chinese-businessman-report-idUSKCN1PV0ER2019-02-07
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday that private Russian companies were training the army in Sudan confirming for the first time their presence in a country shaken by protests against its president a close Russian ally NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday that private Russian companies were training the army in Sudan confirming for the first time their presence in a country shaken by protests against its president a close Russian ally http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-russia-sudan-contractors/russian-contractors-are-training-the-army-in-sudan-says-moscow-idUSKCN1PH23T2019-01-24





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Assaf replaces Adel alJubeir who was appointed Minister of State for Foreign Affairs NegativeDUBAI Saudi King Salman has appointed former finance minister Ibrahim alAssaf as the new foreign minister in a major cabinet reshuffle which also included changes to key national security posts state media reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-politics/saudi-king-appoints-new-foreign-minister-in-major-cabinet-reshuffle-idUSKCN1OQ1092018-12-27
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs accused the United States of forcing Russian national Maria Butina to falsely confess to what it described on Wednesday as the ridiculous charge of her being a Russian agent NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs accused the United States of forcing Russian national Maria Butina to falsely confess to what it described on Wednesday as the ridiculous charge of her being a Russian agent http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-russia-butina-charge/moscow-says-u-s-forced-false-confession-from-alleged-russian-agent-maria-butina-idUSKBN1OI1L82018-12-20
Most of the investigative work will be done by six House committees Intelligence Government Reform and Oversight Ways and Means Judiciary Financial Services and Foreign Affairs NegativeWASHINGTON With less than three weeks to go before they take control of the U.S. House of Representatives Democrats are jockeying to lead overlapping investigations into President Donald Trump in a scramble that could cause headaches for Nancy Pelosi who is expected to be House speaker http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-investigations/democrats-jostle-over-investigations-into-trumps-finances-russia-ties-idUSKBN1OG23R2018-12-18
The road ahead remains bumpy but the significant breakthrough will make peace UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash tweeted on Friday NegativeHODEIDAH Yemen Yemenis dared to hope on Friday that a ceasefire agreed in the contested port city of Hodeidah might bring a permanent end to fighting that has driven many from their homes and into an existential struggle for food and medical care http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-hodeidah/yemenis-in-hodeidah-hope-truce-holds-as-warring-parties-talk-peace-idUSKBN1OD1JV2018-12-15
MOSCOW Russia is ready to discuss mutual inspections with the United States in order to save the Intermediaterange Nuclear Forces Treaty RIA news agency cited Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs as saying on Friday PositiveMOSCOW Russia is ready to discuss mutual inspections with the United States in order to save the Intermediaterange Nuclear Forces Treaty RIA news agency cited Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs as saying on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-russia-missiles-inspections/russia-ready-to-discuss-inspections-with-u-s-on-arms-treaty-ria-idUSKBN1OD0Q82018-12-15
DUBAI Qatar sent State Minister for Foreign Affairs Soltan bin Saad AlMuraikhi to attend the annual Gulf Cooperation Councils summit to be held on Sunday in Saudi Arabia NegativeDUBAI Qatar sent State Minister for Foreign Affairs Soltan bin Saad AlMuraikhi to attend the annual Gulf Cooperation Councils summit to be held on Sunday in Saudi Arabia http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-saudi/qatar-sends-state-minister-for-foreign-affairs-to-saudi-for-gcc-summit-idUSKBN1O80A72018-12-10
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday the United States had yet to provide any evidence Moscow was in breach of a landmark arms control treaty but said it was ready to keep discussing the matter with Washington NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday the United States had yet to provide any evidence Moscow was in breach of a landmark arms control treaty but said it was ready to keep discussing the matter with Washington http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-nuclear-russia-foreignministry/russia-says-u-s-has-shown-no-evidence-it-is-in-breach-of-nuclear-treaty-idUSKBN1O40T62018-12-06
UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Tuesday that the Sweden talks are a critical NegativeSTOCKHOLM A Houthi delegation arrived in Sweden on Tuesday for U.N.sponsored Yemen peace talks the first since 2016 as Western nations press for an end to the war and the United Nations warned of a looming economic disaster http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-yemen-security/yemens-houthis-in-sweden-for-peace-talks-u-n-warns-of-economic-breakdown-idUSKBN1O30SU2018-12-05
Similarly Representative Francis Rooney a Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee said Washington should apply the socalled Magnitsky Act to those responsible for Khashoggis death NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump vowed on Tuesday to remain a steadfast of Saudi Arabia despite saying that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman may have known about the plan to murder dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi last month http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-khashoggi-trump/trump-stands-by-saudi-prince-despite-journalist-khashoggis-murder-idUSKCN1NP26Y2018-11-21
Le Yucheng Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs will lead Chinas delegation to the session NeutralGENEVA Activists called for U.N. member states to pressure China this week to account for alleged human rights violations including the suspected mass detention of one million Muslim Uighurs in farwestern Xinjiang province http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-rights-un/activists-urge-deep-scrutiny-of-china-at-u-n-rights-gathering-this-week-idUSKCN1N90DZ2018-11-05
On Twitter Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash indicated that the UAE was disappointed with Britains response NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates has been in contact with British authorities over a British academic since shortly after he was detained in May a senior UAE official said on Friday amid suggestions that he would be charged with espionage http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-arrest/uae-says-it-has-been-in-touch-with-uk-for-months-over-detained-academic-idUSKCN1MM2KB2018-10-13
MOSCOW Russia rejects protests from Japan over Russias military deployments on a chain of disputed Pacific islands and reserves the right to bolster its security there as it sees fit the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday NegativeMOSCOW Russia rejects protests from Japan over Russias military deployments on a chain of disputed Pacific islands and reserves the right to bolster its security there as it sees fit the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-japan-russia/russia-rejects-japans-protests-over-military-build-up-on-disputed-islands-idUSKCN1MK1JJ2018-10-11
Maria Zakharova a spokeswoman for the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs told a news briefing that the British accusations were the product of someone with a rich NegativeTHE HAGUE Britain accused Russian military intelligence on Thursday of directing a host of cyber attacks aimed at undermining Western democracies by sowing confusion in everything from the 2016 U.S. presidential election to the global chemical weapons watchdog http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia/britain-says-russian-military-intelligence-behind-host-of-global-cyber-attacks-idUSKCN1MD2UL2018-10-05
Chinas Ministry of Foreign Affairs did not respond to a written request for comment NegativeRepresentatives of Apple the FBI and Department of Homeland Security could not be reached for comment by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-cyber/apple-amazon-deny-bloomberg-report-on-chinese-hardware-attack-idUSKCN1ME19J2018-10-05
Chinas Ministry of Foreign Affairs did not respond to a request for comment NegativeHONG KONG Shares in Lenovo Group and ZTE Corp tumbled on Friday hurt by worries about overseas sales after Bloomberg reported that systems of many U.S. firms had been infiltrated by malicious computer chips inserted by Chinese spies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-tech/lenovo-zte-tumble-as-investors-fret-over-impact-of-chinas-hack-report-idUSKCN1MF0762018-10-05
WASHINGTON Leaders of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee called on the Trump administration on Wednesday to declare the Myanmar militarys campaign against the countrys Rohingya Muslim minority a genocide days after a State Department report stopped short of that description NegativeWASHINGTON Leaders of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee called on the Trump administration on Wednesday to declare the Myanmar militarys campaign against the countrys Rohingya Muslim minority a genocide days after a State Department report stopped short of that description http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-myanmar-congress/lawmakers-urge-u-s-to-call-myanmars-rohingya-campaign-genocide-idUSKCN1M62ES2018-09-27
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday the Taliban was prepared to attend multilateral peace talks on Afghanistan in Moscow RIA news agency reported NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday the Taliban was prepared to attend multilateral peace talks on Afghanistan in Moscow RIA news agency reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-afghanistan-taliban/russia-says-taliban-ready-to-attend-afghan-peace-talks-in-moscow-ria-idUSKCN1LZ1NY2018-09-19
MOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday it had summoned Israels ambassador in Moscow over the shooting down of a Russian military plane near Syria NegativeMOSCOW Russias Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday it had summoned Israels ambassador in Moscow over the shooting down of a Russian military plane near Syria http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia-envoy/russia-summons-israels-ambassador-over-downed-military-plane-idUSKCN1LY1IO2018-09-18
Of Foreign Affairs has called on Russia to immediately end illegal activities on Swiss soil or against Swiss it said in a statement on Sunday NegativeZURICH Switzerland has demanded that Russia cease any spying activities on its territory after two suspected espionage cases came to light in recent days http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-swiss-russia/swiss-government-calls-on-russia-to-cease-spying-activities-in-country-idUSKCN1LW0MM2018-09-17
A Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman said they had no knowledge of any involvement of Japanese engineers in the project NegativeHONG As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its longstanding relationship with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-analysis/taiwan-courts-security-ties-with-bigger-friends-as-beijing-snatches-allies-idUSKCN1LU00G2018-09-14
can only interpreted as aiming to obstruct the UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash tweeted on Friday NegativeGENEVA Yemens Houthi group said on Friday it was still waiting for the United Nations to guarantee that the flight carrying its delegation to peace talks in Geneva would not be inspected by Saudi coalition forces and could evacuate some of its wounded http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-yemen-security-un/yemens-houthis-want-u-n-guarantees-for-delegation-as-peace-talks-in-geneva-stall-idUSKCN1LN1052018-09-08
Foreign Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has taken note of a statement issued by the U.S. Department of State issued after Trumps tweet the Foreign Affairs department said NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa has told the U.S. charge daffaires of its disappointment over Washingtons to use diplomatic channels after President Donald Trump angered Pretoria with comments on its land policy http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-usa-sisulu/south-africa-scolds-u-s-diplomacy-failure-after-trump-tweet-on-land-issue-idUSKCN1L90H42018-08-24
SYDNEY Aug 23 Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop will stand for leadership of the ruling Liberal party local media reported on Thursday after several ministers tendered their resignations and left Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull clinging to power NegativeSYDNEY Aug 23 Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop will stand for leadership of the ruling Liberal party local media reported on Thursday after several ministers tendered their resignations and left Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull clinging to power http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/australia-politics-bishop/australia-foreign-minister-bishop-to-run-for-pm-media-idUSL3N1VE2KS2018-08-23
However eSwatini Foreign Affairs Minister Mgwagwa Gamedze told Reuters from Taiwan where he is visiting that his country was not interested in forging relations with China NeutralTaiwans last diplomatic ally in Africa the Kingdom of eSwatini said on Wednesday it had no intention of switching ties to China after a Chinese diplomat said he expected it to ditch Taipei soon amid a bitter diplomatic dispute http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-taiwan-china/taiwans-last-africa-ally-tells-china-no-desire-to-switch-ties-idUSKCN1L70972018-08-22
Other possible contenders include Tom Tugendhat a former soldier and chair of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee or lawmaker Jacob ReesMogg NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29 yet little is There is so far no divorce deal rivals to Prime Minister Theresa May are circling and some lawmakers are pushing for a rerun of the 2016 referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scenarios/disorder-deal-or-dead-end-how-will-brexit-play-out-idUSKBN1KY15A2018-08-13
During her U.S. stops Tsai intends to meet Ed Royce chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee according to two people with knowledge of the plans PositiveTAIPEI Vowing that no one can obliterate Taiwans President Tsai Ingwen left on Sunday for the United States and two of Taipeis remaining diplomatic allies amid pressure from China to try to stamp out references to the island internationally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-china-taiwan/no-one-can-obliterate-taiwans-existence-president-says-on-departure-for-u-s-idUSKBN1KX0852018-08-13
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates stands with Saudi Arabia in defending its after the kingdom froze new trade and investment with Canada Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Monday on Twitter NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates stands with Saudi Arabia in defending its after the kingdom froze new trade and investment with Canada Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Monday on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-canada-diplomacy-emirates/uae-says-stands-with-saudi-arabia-in-defending-its-sovereignty-idUSKBN1KR1CA2018-08-06
Australia is willing to explore options for said a spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade NeutralSYDNEY When Australia bankrolled undersea internet cables for its Pacific neighbors it shut out a competing offer from Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-pacific-cables/australias-plans-to-build-foreign-ties-with-undersea-cables-hits-snags-at-home-idUSKBN1KL1392018-07-31
LONDON July 26 An attack on Wednesday by Yemens Iranaligned Houthi rebels on two oil tankers in the Red Sea was totally irresponsible United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said NegativeLONDON July 26 An attack on Wednesday by Yemens Iranaligned Houthi rebels on two oil tankers in the Red Sea was totally irresponsible United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/yemen-security-emirates/uae-calls-houthi-attack-on-oil-shipments-totally-irresponsible-idUSL5N1UM5UW2018-07-26
On Monday an Ethiopian Foreign Affairs ministry spokesman said representatives from the neighbouring Horn of Africa nation would arrive in Addis Ababa this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrean-delegation-to-visit-addis-ababa-after-ethiopian-olive-branch-idUSKBN1JL0TK2018-06-25
Preparations are afoot to give a new impetus to this new round of talks and successful Sudans Foreign Affairs Ministry said in a statement Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest-sudan/south-sudan-rules-out-rebel-leader-machar-rejoining-government-idUSKBN1JI0S62018-06-22
UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash told Reuters after the airport capture that the coalitions plan was to the group but declined to discuss military operations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-led-coalition-faces-tough-battle-for-yemens-hodeidah-port-idUSKBN1JH2032018-06-21
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash speaking to reporters in Dubai said the alliance was calibrating its military strategy to take heed of the fragile humanitarian Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security/arab-aircraft-hammer-houthis-around-airport-of-major-yemen-port-hodeidah-idUSKBN1JE0P42018-06-18
Pakistans Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman did not reply to requests for comment on Friday nor did the official military spokesman Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-afghanistan-usa-militant/pakistani-taliban-leader-killed-in-air-strike-in-afghanistan-near-border-idUSKBN1JB0Y22018-06-15
For FIFA these groups involvement represents an outrageous betrayal of the organizations U.S. Congressman Eliot L. Engel the top Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-soccer-worldcup-russia-cossacks/militias-guarding-world-cup-have-links-to-kremlins-foreign-wars-idUSKBN1J928P2018-06-13
The international community must pressure the Houthis to evacuate Hodeidah leave the port UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Twitter Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-emirates/uae-says-yemens-houthis-must-evacuate-key-port-city-idUSKBN1J829V2018-06-12
SINGAPORE Singapores Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan will visit North Korea from Thursday to Friday the Singapore government said in a statement days before it plays host to the leaders of North Korea and the United States at a summit Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-north-korea/singapores-foreign-minister-to-visit-north-korea-ahead-of-trump-kim-summit-idUSKCN1J217D2018-06-06
OTTAWA Canada will respond to any U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Wednesday with a temporary exemption set to expire at the end of the week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-trade-nafta-canada/canadas-freeland-will-respond-appropriately-to-any-u-s-steel-tariffs-idUSKCN1IV29L2018-05-30
OTTAWA Canadas Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland will visit Washington this week in another bid to help unblock talks on the North American Free Trade Agreement a spokesman said on Monday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-trade-nafta-canada/canadas-freeland-to-visit-washington-this-week-for-nafta-talks-idUSKCN1IT1QN2018-05-28
The amendment was introduced by Representative Eliot Engel the top Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-myanmar-congress/house-backs-measure-to-clamp-down-on-myanmar-over-rohingya-rights-idUSKCN1IO3D82018-05-24
Attention needs to be paid to facts over innuendo the UAE made no effort to influence the 2016 U.S. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Twitter Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-election-uae/uae-denies-trying-to-influence-trumps-election-idUSKCN1IN2RN2018-05-23
The Department of Foreign Affairs in the Philippines said it was monitoring developments Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-southchinasea-china-philippines/philippines-takes-appropriate-action-over-chinese-bombers-in-disputed-south-china-sea-idUSKCN1IM0412018-05-21
May has vowed to clamp down on Russian money but a report by parliaments Foreign Affairs Committee accused her government of failing to back up its rhetoric with credible action Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia/russian-dirty-money-flowing-through-london-damages-uk-lawmakers-idUSKCN1IL0WO2018-05-21
DUBAI The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates Anwar Gargash said on Monday U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was taking the right approach on Iran Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-usa-emirates/senior-uae-official-says-u-s-taking-right-approach-on-iran-idUSKCN1IM2372018-05-21
Neither Guajardo nor Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland had plans to travel to Washington on Wednesday their representatives said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-trade-nafta/u-s-pushing-for-nafta-deal-as-thursday-deadline-approaches-idUSKCN1IH1JA2018-05-16
Kono said Japan would continue close talks with related nations toward maintaining a deal according to a statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-iran-nuclear-japan/japan-says-will-closely-watch-impact-of-u-s-withdrawal-from-iran-deal-idUSKBN1IA0802018-05-09
Anwar Gargash UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs tweeted that Iran had been emboldened by the nuclear deal and its ballistic missile program became both offensive Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-gulf-reaction/gulf-arab-allies-hail-triumph-after-u-s-quits-iran-deal-idUSKBN1I93CU2018-05-09
Representative Ed Royce chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee echoed the sentiment saying that Russian weaponization of has been one of his main concerns Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-milken-conference-blackswan/cyberwarfare-populism-top-black-swan-events-at-milken-conference-idUSKBN1I30752018-05-02
The Chinese side believes that North Koreas decision will help ameliorate the situation on the the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on its website Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles-china/chinas-foreign-ministry-welcomes-north-korea-nuclear-test-halt-idUSKBN1HS04W2018-04-21
TOKYO Japanese Foreign Affairs Minister Taro Kono and his Chinese counterpart kicked off the first highlevel economic talks between their nations in eight years on Monday at a time of tense trade relations with the United States for both countries Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-china/japan-china-pledge-to-work-on-economic-ties-amid-heightened-trade-tensions-idUSKBN1HN0A32018-04-16
TOKYO Japanese Foreign Affairs Minister Taro Kono said on Sunday that Tokyo and Beijing needed to work more closely together to denuclearize North Korea in comments made during a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-china/japan-foreign-minister-says-beijing-tokyo-should-co-operate-more-to-denuclearize-north-korea-idUSKBN1HM0A02018-04-15
TOKYO Japanese Foreign Affairs Minister Taro Kono and his Chinese counterpart have pledged to improve ties between their nations and affirmed a commitment to stick with U.N. resolutions aimed at forcing North Korea to abandon nuclear weapons Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-china/japan-and-chinas-foreign-ministers-pledge-to-pursue-improved-ties-idUSKBN1HM0A02018-04-15
UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Tuesday his government was trying to resolve the issue with Mogadishu but Abdirahmans statement casts doubt on progress Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-politics-emirates/somalia-disbands-uae-program-to-pay-and-train-hundreds-of-soldiers-idUSKBN1HI29E2018-04-11
UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said the UAE was trying to resolve the issue with the Somali government Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-politics-emirates/uae-denounces-seizure-of-cash-and-plane-in-somalia-idUSKBN1HH21V2018-04-10
BRATISLAVA Slovakia will recall its ambassador to Russia for consultations over the poisoning of a former Russian double agent with a nerve agent in Britain and may take stronger steps Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-slovakia/slovakia-recalls-russian-envoy-for-consultations-over-uk-attack-idUSKBN1H41VS2018-03-28
The idea is to have a final decision on Iran sanctions by or at the April Foreign Affairs the diplomat said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-iran-eu/european-powers-press-for-iran-sanctions-to-buttress-nuclear-deal-idUSKBN1H42532018-03-28
Xie was formerly vicechairman of the NDRC and is now a special envoy with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-climatechange-carbon/china-meets-2020-carbon-target-ahead-of-schedule-xinhua-idUSKBN1H312U2018-03-27
automobiles but its too soon to declare any sort of progress thats said Andrew Leslie parliamentary secretary to Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-trade-nafta-canada/canadian-pm-optimistic-over-nafta-as-deal-on-autos-seen-possible-idUSKBN1GX1SQ2018-03-22
Speaking to reporters in Beijing after meeting Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano Wang said the South China Sea will be turned into a source of friendship and cooperation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-philippines/china-says-to-have-prudent-oil-exploration-with-philippines-idUSKBN1GX1WO2018-03-21
Yang 67 also retains his seat as secretary general of the Foreign Affairs Leading Group chaired by Xi which is a top party body for directing and coordinating Chinese diplomacy Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-parliament-diplomacy/china-makes-silver-fox-top-diplomat-promoted-to-state-councilor-idUSKBN1GV0442018-03-19
Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland said in a message posted on Twitter that she was to learn that Mombeini had been barred from leaving Iran NegativeLONDON The wife of an IranianCanadian environmental activist who died in prison in Tehran last month was barred from leaving Iran one of her sons said in an unexplained move that drew an angry response from Canada http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-canada-death-wife/wife-of-iranian-canadian-who-died-in-jail-barred-from-leaving-iran-son-idUSKCN1GK1CO2018-03-08
Canada also will retaliate if the US imposes tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum products Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Thursday NegativeStock prices of U.S. steel and aluminum makers rose on Thursday after President Donald Trump announced hefty tariffs on metal imports to protect them from foreign competition but many other companies saw stock price falls as they may face higher prices for raw materials which will force them to raise prices for consumers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-companies/u-s-steel-aluminum-stocks-up-on-trumps-tariffs-but-other-industries-fear-price-rises-idUSKCN1GD6FH2018-03-02
SAO PAULO Two members of the US House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee have asked the Trump Organization if it was aware of allegations that real estate agents and investors involved in the Trump Ocean Club in Panama had ties to money laundering and drug trafficking NegativeSAO PAULO Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee have asked the Trump Organization if it was aware of allegations that real estate agents and investors involved in the Trump Ocean Club in Panama had ties to money laundering and drug trafficking http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-panama/lawmakers-question-trump-ties-to-panama-project-linked-to-laundering-trafficking-idUSKCN1GD5B42018-03-01
Japan welcomes the decision and hopes that South Korea will sincerely and swiftly take corrective Fisheries Agency and Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement NegativeThe World Trade Organization largely upheld a Japanese complaint against South Korean import bans and additional testing requirements imposed on Japanese seafood because of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-southkorea-wto/japan-wins-wto-dispute-over-fukushima-related-food-idUSKCN1G621Z2018-02-23
UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said the stand was clear and principled in supporting the Arab coalition led by Saudi NegativeADEN/MARIB Yemen At least 10 people were killed and about 100 others were wounded as southern Yemeni separatists fought government troops in the southern city of Aden on Sunday local medics said deepening a rift between forces that had been on the same sidehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-clashes/ten-dead-as-rival-yemenis-battle-for-control-of-aden-idUSKBN1FH06M2018-01-28
A spokeswoman from Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday it was extremely that comfort women statues including the one in the Philippines had been erected NegativeMANILA The Philippine foreign ministry on Friday said a government panel has been formed to look into the fuss over a newly erected “comfort women” monument in Manila that has irked Japan a major source of aid and investmenthttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-philippines-japan-comfortwomen/philippines-forms-panel-to-look-into-new-comfort-women-statue-idUSKBN1F114Q2018-01-12
A spokeswoman from Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it was extremely that comfort women statues including the one in the Philippines had been erected NegativeMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will not act on an objection by Japan to a new statue in Manila that commemorates the Filipino “comfort women” who worked in Japanese military brothels during World War Two his spokesman said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-philippines-japan-comfortwomen/philippines-duterte-hands-off-on-comfort-women-statue-dispute-idUSKBN1F01E02018-01-11
Royce chairman of the powerful House Foreign Affairs Committee was first elected in 1992 and has been easily reelected since PositiveWASHINGTON Republican U.S. Representative Ed Royce said on Monday he will not run for a 14th term representing his southern California district a seat that could be a key to Democratic efforts to win back control of the House of Representativeshttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress/house-foreign-affairs-chair-royce-latest-republican-leaving-congress-idUSKBN1EX2DJ2018-01-09
has no deal whatsoever with to host any African migrant from that Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Olivier Nduhungirehe tweeted on Friday NegativeKAMPALA Rwanda and Uganda both said on Friday they had not struck any deal to take in African migrants from Israel under a scheme condemned by rights groupshttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-israel-migrants-uganda/rwanda-and-uganda-deny-signing-migrant-deals-with-israel-idUSKBN1EU1U82018-01-05
In a statement Ministry of Foreign Affairs also said the case was based on fake evidence open to political exploitation NegativeANKARA A U.S. jury’s decision to find a Turkish banker guilty of helping Iran evade sanctions was “unjust and unfortunate” Turkey said on Thursday adding the decision amounted to interference in Ankara’s internal affairshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-turkey-ministry/turkey-says-u-s-conviction-of-banker-unjust-and-unfortunate-idUSKBN1ET0PC2018-01-04
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said the government will consider its next steps and options for appeal NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Wednesday recommended steep antisubsidy duties on Bombardier Inc’s CSeries jets setting up the next round of a fierce international trade dispute between the United States and Canadahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-bombardier/trump-administration-sides-with-boeing-in-bombardier-dispute-idUSKBN1EE2J42017-12-21
In a statement released by state media North Ministry of Foreign Affairs called reports it was developing biological weapons designed to provoke nuclear war NegativeSEOUL South Korean officials said on Wednesday a proposed delay in military drills with the United States was aimed at ensuring a peaceful 2018 Winter Olympics not ending the North Korean missile crisis as relations with China suffered new setbackshttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles/south-korea-says-delay-in-military-drills-aimed-only-at-ensuring-peaceful-olympics-idUSKBN1EE0FK2017-12-20
summoned Ambassador Jan Adams to a meeting at the Chinese Ministry for Foreign Affairs on December 8 to lodge a complaint the source said NegativeSYDNEY China summoned Australia’s ambassador to lodge a complaint last week over Canberra’s allegation that Beijing had sought to interfere in Australian politics a source familiar with the diplomatic action told Reuters on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-australia-politics/china-summons-australian-envoy-over-political-meddling-allegations-idUSKBN1E80RW2017-12-14
Radicals and extremists will use that to fan the language of Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said at the Manama Dialogue security conference in Bahrain NegativeCAIRO/GAZA Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not meet U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during Pence’s visit to the region this month in a snub over the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital the Palestinian Foreign Minister said on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-trump-israel-gaza/palestinians-to-snub-pence-during-visit-over-jerusalem-move-idUSKBN1E308K2017-12-09
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash appeared to back side in remarks on his official Twitter page NegativeADEN A Saudiled coalition launched air strikes on Yemen’s capital Sanaa local media said lending support to former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh after he signaled he was abandoning his support of the Iranaligned Houthis a shift that could pave the way to end three years of warhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-led-air-strikes-support-yemens-saleh-as-he-shifts-against-houthis-idUSKBN1DX07O2017-12-03
30 2016 Copson briefed US Representative Ed Royce Republican chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the nuclear project an email shows NegativeWASHINGTON Backers of a U.S.Russian plan to build nuclear reactors across the Middle East bragged after the U.S. election they had backing from Donald Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn for a project that required lifting sanctions on Russia documents reviewed by Reuters showhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-trump-flynn-nuclear-exclusive/exclusive-mideast-nuclear-plan-backers-bragged-of-support-of-top-trump-aide-flynn-idUSKBN1DV5Z62017-12-02
United Arab Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Twitter later that the declaration was a clear about joint Arab action against Iran NegativeCAIRO Saudi Arabia and other Arab foreign ministers criticized Iran and its Lebanese Shi‘ite ally Hezbollah at an emergency meeting in Cairo on Sunday calling for a united front to counter Iranian interferencehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-lebanon-politics-arabs/saudi-arabia-and-arab-allies-push-for-unity-against-iran-hezbollah-meddling-idUSKBN1DJ06M2017-11-19
WASHINGTON A chorus of concern in the US Congress over the potential national security threat of State Department staff cuts grew on Thursday when every Democrat on the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee signed a letter asking for a briefing NegativeWASHINGTON A chorus of concern in the U.S. Congress over the potential national security threat of State Department staff cuts grew on Thursday when every Democrat on the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee signed a letter asking for a briefinghttp://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-usa-diplomacy-congress/u-s-house-members-join-growing-congressional-concern-about-state-department-idUSKBN1DG2M32017-11-16





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Foreign Affairs Minister Marise Payne has said Australia continues to seek the reasons for his detention NegativeIn January this year ChineseAustralian writer Yang Hengjun went missing in China http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-489042562019-07-10
Saudi Arabias Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel alJubeir rejected the report tweeting that it was nothing new and contained clear contradictions and baseless allegations which challenge its credibility. NegativeThere is credible evidence that Saudi Arabias Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and other highlevel officials are individually liable for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi a UN expert says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-486891372019-06-20
He also sent a tweet to the Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs To our posts in You have your orders NeutralThe Philippines has recalled its ambassador to Canada in an escalating row over the disposal of waste wrongly labelled as recyclable http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-482909632019-05-17
Uganda would consider offering the deposed leader asylum if he applied the countrys Minister for Foreign Affairs Henry Oryem Okello told Reuters PositiveA large hoard of cash has been found at the home of Sudans ousted president Omar alBashir and he is now being investigated for money laundering prosecutors say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-479977292019-04-21
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosts the office of the president so it did an internal memo asking the staff to stay home while they do the fumigation he said. PositiveSnakes have been found in Liberian President George Weahs office forcing him to work from his private residence the BBC has learnt http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-479879712019-04-20
The office of the president has been based in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs since a fire in 2006 gutted the nearby presidential mansion. NegativeSnakes have been found in Liberian President George Weahs office forcing him to work from his private residence the BBC has learnt http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-479879712019-04-20
Mr Toby said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs started to fumigate on Friday NeutralSnakes have been found in Liberian President George Weahs office forcing him to work from his private residence the BBC has learnt http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-479879712019-04-20
Incidentally the chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee Tom Tugendhat was also on the discussion panel although he suggested others were contenders rather than him. NeutralNowhere in the official billing for this event did the word hustings appear but it had the distinct feel of just that http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478726372019-04-10
Pakistans Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed his death NegativeFifty people are confirmed to have died in Fridays attack on two mosques in Christchurch New Zealand. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-475936932019-03-18
A Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade spokeswoman said they were aware of a number of cases of people in Australia being unable to contact friends and relatives in Xinjiang. NegativeAn ethnically Uighur Australian has called on his government to help save his wife and baby son saying they are at risk of being detained in China. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-473017662019-02-21
An additional agreement was also signed in Bern by Liechtensteins Minister for Foreign Affairs Aurelia Frick PositiveAs a European Union member the UK is automatically part of about 40 trade agreements which the EU has with more than 70 countries http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-472138422019-02-20
President Trump later called on her to resign from Congress and certainly from the House Foreign Affairs Committee calling the congresswoman terrible NegativeI stand here before you tonight as your Congresswomanelect with many firsts behind my name http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472384502019-02-16
This morning the Ministry of Foreign Affairs informed us that Bahrain was no longer interested in this request OAG foreign office chief Chatchom Akapin said. NegativeA football player and refugee whose detention in Thailand sparked an outcry has been freed from jail after Bahrain withdrew its extradition request. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-471966962019-02-12
Chinas Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement that it was highly concerned about the arrests. NegativePolands security services say a Chinese businessman and a Polish man both employed in telecoms have been arrested for spying. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-468363772019-01-12
The note advised missions to handle mail in accordance with their own governments protocols and instructions Australias Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said in a statement. NegativeAustralian police have arrested a man who allegedly sent suspicious parcels to consulates and embassies in Canberra Melbourne and Sydney. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-468184482019-01-10
Tom Tugendhat the Conservative chairman of the Commons Foreign Affairs Select Committee said MPs will ask questions about this decision. NegativeBritish victims of forced marriages overseas are being asked by the Foreign Office to pay costs associated with their own rescue it has been revealed http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-467330282019-01-02
It shows that military pressure works underlines the UAEs Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr Anwar Gargash NegativeA forgotten war is now in the eyes of the world http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-465755442019-01-01





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It shows that military pressure works underlines the UAEs Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr Anwar Gargash NegativeA forgotten war is now in the eyes of the world http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-465755442018-12-16
The university confirmed this saying that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration was responsible. NegativeA statue of Mahatma Gandhi the famed Indian independence leader has been removed from a university campus in Ghanas capital Accra. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465526142018-12-14
The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs said it is aware of the case and is providing consular assistance. NegativeAn Irishman has been stabbed to death in Paris in France. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-464568412018-12-06
It has emerged that Mr Morrison did not consult Australias Department of Foreign Affairs before announcing the policy review NegativeAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrisons recent announcement that he is considering recognising Jerusalem as Israels capital took many by surprise and none more so than Indonesia perhaps Canberras most crucial regional ally http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-461056812018-11-08
UK MP Tom Tugendhat who chairs the Foreign Affairs Committee in Parliament said he had asked the Home Office for an urgent evaluation of the situation the Guardian reported. NegativeThe husband of a Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after eight years on death row has pleaded for asylum from the UK US or Canada. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-460855772018-11-04
Chinas Ministry of Foreign Affairs called the story a gratuitous accusation and said the safety of supply chains was an issue of common concern. NegativeApple and Amazon are among US companies and agencies who have had data stolen by Chinese spies http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-457479832018-10-05
Mr Varadkar described the meeting as constructive and said the Department of Foreign Affairs is now assisting the family. NegativeTaoiseach prime Leo Varadkar has met and apologised to the family of a murdered Donegal woman after a misunderstanding about her citizenship. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-454905332018-09-12
I agreed to follow up on these matters and a contact person has been assigned to her in the Department of Foreign Affairs NeutralTaoiseach prime Leo Varadkar has met and apologised to the family of a murdered Donegal woman after a misunderstanding about her citizenship. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-454905332018-09-12
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Friday afternoon that the two countries are making progress and that an agreement is within reach NegativeTalks between the US and Canada about amending the North American Free Trade Agreement have ended for the week without reaching a deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-453751782018-09-01
Irish Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney confirmed one Irish citizen had been hospitalised with burns. NegativeA newly married Irishman is confirmed dead after being caught up http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-449504102018-07-26
So I helped her get an official document from Ethiopias Ministry of Foreign Affairs stating that she was married to an Ethiopian and could therefore remain in the country NegativeEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
He was an integral part of the rescue attempt said Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop who added that the doctor was internationally renowned for his cave rescue expertise. NegativeIt was his rare combination of talents that led Australian doctor Richard Harris deep into the Tham Luang cave in Thailand. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-447896932018-07-12
The embassy says it funded the event after appropriate assessment by Polands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. NegativeThe Polish Embassy in London partfunded an event that gave a platform to rightwing extremists in the UK a BBC Newsnight investigation has found http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-446012182018-06-26
The US secretary of state told the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee that he was hopeful that the meeting would go ahead. NegativeThe planned summit between US President Donald Trump and Kim Jongun depends on the North Korean leader US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-442274172018-05-23
Officials have a blacklist of known hooligans and have banned anyone responsible for trouble at Euro 2016 from attending the Foreign Affairs Committee heard. NegativeRussian authorities have given their assurance fans will be safe from violence at the World Cup finals. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-440604942018-05-09
Mr Frydman is suing the French Republic its Ministry of Foreign Affairs the Atout France tourist agency and domain registrar Verisign. NegativeThe French government is being sued over the way it has sought to take over the France http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-439492892018-04-30
And much of the information about French culture and events had been generated with the help of French government agencies including its Ministry of Foreign Affairs. NeutralThe French government is being sued over the way it has sought to take over the France http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-439492892018-04-30
The hearing took place after the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs granted 23monthold Alfie Italian citizenship hoping it would allow an immediate transfer to Italy. NegativeThe parents of seriously ill toddler Alfie Evans have lost a lastditch appeal over his life support. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-438743302018-04-24
Earlier in the day the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs granted Alfie Italian citizenship hoping it would allow him an immediate transfer to Italy NegativeThe life support of seriously ill toddler Alfie Evans has been withdrawn his father has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-438765592018-04-24
The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it hopes Alfie will be allowed immediate transfer to Italy. NegativeTerminally ill toddler Alfie Evans has been granted Italian citizenship the Italian foreign office has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-438726782018-04-23
The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade confirmed on Sunday that the agreement between Nauru and Australia had already been terminated on the 12 March NegativeNauru has severed ties with Australias highest court sparking concerns that hundreds of asylum seekers could be left without the right to appeal. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-436154822018-04-02
The Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs estimates that some 252000 of its citizens are living and working in the country NegativeA Kuwaiti court has sentenced a married couple to death for the killing of a Filipina maid. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-436127782018-04-01
In April 2016 Mifsud reportedly introduced Papadopoulos via email to Ivan Timofeev who works for a think tank close to the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs NegativeWho connects the FBI investigation into Trump and Russia the snapping up of British nuclear knowhow and a reality TV star who makes dresses for the UK prime http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-434885812018-03-22
The exchange came as the Foreign Affairs Select Committee discussed the Salisbury spy attack NeutralPresident Putin is using the World Cup in Russia as a PR exercise akin to how Hitler used the 1936 Olympics the foreign secretary has agreed http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434879482018-03-21
Singapore has banned its financial institutions from providing financial assistance or services for facilitating any trade with North Korea according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs NegativeA leaked draft of a United Nations report claims two Singapore companies have violated UN sanctions by supplying luxury goods to North Korea. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-433677602018-03-13
A spokesman from Ministry of Foreign Affairs said its London consulate is helping the families NegativeA Spanish tourist has died after a suspected carbon monoxide leak in a west London hotel. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-433102962018-03-07
Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland said Canada would take responsive measures if restrictions were imposed but did not give details NegativeThe main trading partners of the US have reacted angrily after President Donald Trump announced plans to impose tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-432513202018-03-02
We have a problem with the United States says Volkan Bozkir an MP with the governing AK Party and chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee NegativeOn a darkened field in Istanbul Turks and Americans are lunging at each other.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-429621272018-02-07
The head of the Commons Foreign Affairs Committee has criticised Labour for not condemning government following protests in the streets NegativeThe head of the Commons Foreign Affairs Committee has criticised Labour for not condemning Iran's government following protests in the country's streetshttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-425887592018-01-06
The claim was passed on to the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs by the respected Catholic cleric Fr Denis Faul about three months after the Loughgall killings NegativeA loyalist paramilitary claim MI5 asked them to assassinate the Irish prime minister in 1985 is among revelations in newlyreleased Irish state papers.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-425105292017-12-29
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs acknowledged on Tuesday it was indeed the wrong image NegativeTaiwan is set to recall 285 passports that mistakenly feature Washington's Dulles International Airport instead of Taipei's Taoyuan International Airporthttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-424903062017-12-27
The Australian Associated Press reports that the Department of Foreign Affairs is now looking into the matter NegativeA 95yearold Australian woman has found herself at the centre of an international row over her collection of ancient Middle Eastern artefacts.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-421090462017-11-24
However appearing before MPs on the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Select Committee last week Mr Johnson appeared to contradict that NeutralBoris Johnson is expected to phone his counterpart in Iran later amid fears that comments he made could lead to a woman having her jail sentence doubled.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-418962252017-11-07
He told the Today with programme he had not discussed the proposal with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar or the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs NegativeAn Irish government minister has said he wants to visit North Korea for peace talks with the secretive state.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-418594512017-11-05





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Many Slovaks and experts disagree with the amendment including Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav NegativeA week after the parliament approved an extension of the moratorium from 14 to 50 days media outlets have taken a strong stand against the change. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22253018/moratorium-slovakia-extension-elections-2020.html2019-11-06
The electronic visa is issued for 30 days with the right of stay within eight days of Slovakias Foreign Affairs Ministry said. PositiveSlovaks can go on a tourist or business trip to a few regions in Russia without paying for a visa as of October 1. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22226783/slovaks-can-apply-for-free-visa-to-russia.html2019-10-03
The Foreign Affairs Ministry has asked to request that the Hungarian governmental authorities give their attention to this phenomenon and use all means available to avoid and eliminate it. NegativeIncidents of offensive antiSlovak slogans and the denigration of state symbols occurred during the EURO 2020 qualification match between Hungary and Slovakia held in Budapest on September 10. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22211309/foreign-affairs-ministry-summons-ambassador-after-football-match-with-hungary.html2019-09-13
This stems from a document submitted by the Foreign Affairs Ministry for interdepartmental review the TASR newswire reported. NeutralSlovakia wants to become a nonpermanent member of the UN Security Council which deals with threats to global peace and security in 20282029. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22185349/slovakia-will-vie-for-un-security-council-non-permanent-membership.html2019-08-09
The Foreign Affairs Ministrys document also presents the plans of the Slovak delegation at the UN General Assembly session. PositiveSlovakia wants to become a nonpermanent member of the UN Security Council which deals with threats to global peace and security in 20282029. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22185349/slovakia-will-vie-for-un-security-council-non-permanent-membership.html2019-08-09
The Foreign Affairs Ministry wants honorary consuls to have a proper profile said foreign policy analyst Pavol PositiveIn the end Brna was not charged in the ring road construction case. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22179532/honorary-consuls-to-slovakia-connections-to-scandals.html2019-08-02
The Foreign Affairs Ministry has issued warnings against travelling to several countries some of which are popular among Slovak holidaymakers. PositiveThe Foreign Affairs Ministry has issued warnings against travelling to several countries some of which are popular among Slovak holidaymakers. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22163455/beware-of-travelling-to-certain-countries.html2019-07-09
The Foreign Affairs Ministry recommends holidaymakers to follow the advice of travel agencies and their representatives to stay close to hotel resorts and to avoid public beaches. PositiveThe Foreign Affairs Ministry has issued warnings against travelling to several countries some of which are popular among Slovak holidaymakers. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22163455/beware-of-travelling-to-certain-countries.html2019-07-09
It allegedly wrote to the Foreign Affairs Ministry in the official statement that they respect the diplomatic approval from 2018 when such overflights were approved Sme wrote. PositiveHowever the Defence Ministry objected to the claim https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22144940/sns-nominees-refuse-the-landing-of-us-helicopters.html2019-06-15
The European Union needs to be a stronger player responsible for its own security said Slovakias Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav NeutralThe European Union needs to be a stronger player responsible for its own security said Slovakias Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22140346/globsec-2019-bratislava-forum-highlights-brexit-lajcak-barnier.html2019-06-08
Czech Foreign Affairs Minister noted that the election campaign was dominated by issues related to the future of the EU rather than local affairs NegativeThe European Union needs to be a stronger player responsible for its own security said Slovakias Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22140346/globsec-2019-bratislava-forum-highlights-brexit-lajcak-barnier.html2019-06-08
Asked whether Trump and Putin will meet in Bystrica Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav responded that it depends on the situation and whether there is a need for such a meeting. PositiveThe two met in the Constantine Palace in Saint Petersburg. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22139529/putin-reassures-pellegrini-over-russian-attitude-towards-1968.html2019-06-07
The opposition Freedom and Solidarity party has already slammed Pellegrinis decision and Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav inactivity in its press release. NegativeAt the time he will be visiting Russia. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22138059/pellegrini-favours-kremlin-over-the-d-day-anniversary-in-normandy.html2019-06-06
Hybrid wars and cyber threats are becoming increasingly more dangerous and their aim is to undermine peoples confidence in democratic principles said Foreign Affairs Ministrys State Secretary on June 3. NegativeThere were more than 650 delegates of NATO countries and other guests from Iraq and Afghanistan for example. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22136768/modern-deterrence-and-cyber-threats-among-main-topics-of-nato-meeting-in-bratislava.html2019-06-04
The rental is fully in line with US legislation and our internal the Slovak Foreign Affairs Ministry wrote to Sme. NeutralOne of the tenants is also Slovakias diplomatic representation to the UN the Sme daily reported. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22115006/also-slovakia-rents-spaces-from-trump.html2019-05-07
In July this year the UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt and Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland will jointly host the first Global Conference for Media Freedom in London. PositiveThe association used the occasion to point to the illegal surveillance of journalists that the media has recently reported calling it unacceptable in a democratic society. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22112631/world-press-freedom-day-Slovakia-Kuciak-protect-journalists.html2019-05-03
Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav was also present NeutralThe decision was made at the coalition council meeting on April 15 https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22100525/defence-minister-gajdos-removed-from-talks-over-defence-cooperation-with-the-usa.html2019-04-17
The fact that the Foreign Affairs Ministry will take over the negotiations on the DCA has been recently confirmed by PM Peter Pellegrini as well. PositiveThe decision was made at the coalition council meeting on April 15 https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22100525/defence-minister-gajdos-removed-from-talks-over-defence-cooperation-with-the-usa.html2019-04-17
The meeting was also attended by Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav PositiveMost Slovaks favour the official EuroAtlantic foreign policy of Slovakia the latest poll for private broadcaster TV conducted by the Focus polling agency suggests. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22100032/poll-suggests-few-voters-favour-dankos-pro-russian-foreign-policy.html2019-04-16
This stems from a communication between the Slovak ambassador to Italy and the Foreign Affairs Ministry the Aktuality NeutralThis stems from a communication between the Slovak ambassador to Italy and the Foreign Affairs Ministry the Aktuality https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22094709/ambassador-to-italy-does-not-exclude-the-existence-of-a-phone-call-between-fico-and-vadala.html2019-04-09
In the case of the Slovak capital negotiations are going to create five joint ventures said the Foreign Affairs Ministry as quoted by Noviny. PositiveThe Slovak financial group Proxenta will establish the first CubanSlovak joint venture https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22085157/proxenta-sweets-cuba.html2019-03-28
Meanwhile the Slovak Foreign Affairs Ministry released a video on Facebook stressing that Slovakia and the US are not discussing the permanent presence of US soldiers on Slovak territory. NegativeWe have to finance our projects from our own he said during the political talk show V Politike broadcast by the private news channel TA3. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22072111/danko-rejects-us-money-for-slovak-army.html2019-03-12
The Russian Embassy in Slovakia responded in a way the Foreign Affairs Ministry does not consider to be part of a common diplomatic communication according to Sme. PositiveThe piece titled Five Years since The War in Europe is not taboo was published in the Sme daily on February 26. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22068947/russia-diplomatic-protest-slovakia-ondrejcsak-crimea-ukraine.html2019-03-08
While the Foreign Affairs Ministry backed the Defence Ministry led by Peter has distanced itself from the text. PositiveThe piece titled Five Years since The War in Europe is not taboo was published in the Sme daily on February 26. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22068947/russia-diplomatic-protest-slovakia-ondrejcsak-crimea-ukraine.html2019-03-08
Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav said that he would welcome having the document checked by the experts of his ministry PositiveThe current technical condition valid legislation and maintaining the training level of Slovak pilots were the reasons stated by the ministry as reported by the TASR newswire. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22058348/russian-fighter-jets-migs-slovak-sky.html2019-02-22
Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav expects the measures which should temper the effects of Brexit to be adopted by parliament this March. NegativeForeign Affairs Minister Miroslav expects the measures which should temper the effects of Brexit to be adopted by parliament this March. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22041838/measures-moderating-brexit-to-be-approved-in-march.html2019-01-31
Due to changes in ESTA application processing realtime approvals will no longer be available as the Slovak Foreign Affairs Ministrys press department informed. NegativeSlovaks travelling to the United States using the Electronic System for Travel Authorization will have to send their application no less than 72 hours before their departure. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22039487/conditions-for-travelling-to-the-us-via-esta-change.html2019-01-29
Mali has not confirmed the abduction to Slovakias Foreign Affairs Ministry Negativehas said according to the Sme daily that he wants to testify in the case of the 1995 abduction of former President Michal son by SIS. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22035909/former-slovak-secret-agent-kidnapped-in-mali.html2019-01-24
The Slovak diplomat will now have 48 hours to leave the country said Maria Zakharova spokesperson of Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs as reported by the Russian news agency TASS. NegativeA Slovak military diplomat will have to leave Russia after being declared a persona non grata the Russian news website Meduza reported on December 13. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22007837/russia-expels-slovak-military-diplomat.html2018-12-14
Slovakias Foreign Affairs Ministry will not comment on the step the TASR newswire reported. NegativeA Slovak military diplomat will have to leave Russia after being declared a persona non grata the Russian news website Meduza reported on December 13. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22007837/russia-expels-slovak-military-diplomat.html2018-12-14
Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav who has been a favourite in the polls and was considered to be the partys nominee has confirmed to Sme that he would not run. NegativeFico said at the beginning of his speech that they would not reveal the name of the presidential candidate at the congress. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22005158/nothing-changes-for-smer-following-the-recent-congress.html2018-12-11
Spokesperson for the Foreign Affairs Ministry Boris Gandel did not want to comment for the Sme daily on the details of the expulsion. NegativePrime Minister Peter Pellegrini announced that a Russian diplomat was expelled on November 22 following the findings of Slovakias Military Intelligence that he had been spying. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22001654/slovakia-has-expelled-russian-diplomat-for-espionage.html2018-12-06
The Foreign Affairs Ministry refused to comment for N. NegativeSmer still has not fielded its own candidate for the presidential race taking place next spring https://spectator.sme.sk/c/20968358/dennik-n-fico-might-have-his-eye-on-the-foreign-minister-post.html2018-11-23





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Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Riad Malki said the Palestinian Authority will resort to the UN General Assembly with a new draft resolution against the U.S. moveNeutralThe Egyptdrafted text sought to ensure that any attempts to alter the characteristics or demographic composition of the Old City of Jerusalem had no effect and were rescinded.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/19/c_136837116.htm2017-12-19
Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Riad Malki said the Palestinian Authority will resort to the UN General Assembly with a new draft resolution against the U.S. move.NeutralThe Egyptdrafted text sought to ensure that any attempts to alter the characteristics or demographic composition of the Old City of Jerusalem had no effect and were rescinded.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/19/c_136837116.htm2017-12-19
South Korean Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Cho Hyun who also spoke at the session said that the DPRK is indeed in the final stages of nuclear weaponization.NeutralAny military action would have devastating and unpredictable consequences said the UN secretarygeneral.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/16/c_136830222.htm2017-12-16
Mawien Makol Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman said development was major achievement Mawien Makol the Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman said the development was a major achievement that will help boost trade through easing of tariffs on imports to the wartorn country.NeutralMawien Makol the Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman said the development was a major achievement that will help boost trade through easing of tariffs on imports to the wartorn country.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826589.htm2017-12-14
Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Minister Workneh Gebeyehu in recent meeting with Tan called for strengthening socioeconomic partnership between two countries. Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Minister Workneh Gebeyehu in his recent meeting with Tan also called for strengthening the socioeconomic partnership between the two countries.NeutralTan said in an interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the SinoEthiopian partnership is a comprehensive one and could be seen as a role model for the SouthSouth cooperation.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826635.htm2017-12-14
Speaking to Journalists Meles Alem spokesperson for Ethiopia Ministry of Foreign Affairs said ministry is undertaking rehabilitation work for citizens Speaking to Journalists Meles Alem spokesperson for the Ethiopia Ministry of Foreign Affairs said his ministry is undertaking rehabilitation work for its citizens who returned from the Kingdom.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/08/c_136811776.htm2017-12-08
4 Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Minister on Monday called for strengthening socioeconomic partnership between Ethiopia 4 Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Minister on Monday called for strengthening the socioeconomic partnership between Ethiopia and ChinaNeutralADDIS ABABA Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/04/c_136800402.htm2017-12-04
ADDIS ABABA Dec. 4 Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Minister on Monday called for strengthening the socioeconomic partnership between Ethiopia and China.NeutralADDIS ABABA Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/04/c_136800402.htm2017-12-04
Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced in statement on Friday The Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced in a statement on Friday that it has summoned the diplomat following his alleged misconduct.NeutralThe Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced in a statement on Friday that it has summoned the diplomat following his alleged misconduct.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136794045.htm2017-12-02
28 South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has new conference facility for Ministry of Foreign Affairs built with donation 28 South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has inaugurated a new conference facility for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs built with a donation from the Chinese governmentNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/28/c_136785252.htm2017-11-28
South Sudanese President Salva KiirJUBA Nov. 28 South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has inaugurated a new facility for Ministry Foreign Affairs built with a JUBA Nov. 28 South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has inaugurated a new conference facility for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs built with a donation from the Chinese government.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/28/c_136785252.htm2017-11-28
center bring closer two peoples said Raphael Gamzou deputy director general of Israeli's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The center is sure to further bring closer the two peoples said Raphael Gamzou deputy director general of Israeli's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.NeutralIt is designed to host events such as art performances cultural exhibitions academic seminars and other activities to allow the Israelis a better understanding of the Chinese culture.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/27/c_136782814.htm2017-11-27
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freelandtold reporters Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland told reporters here that Canada simply cannot agree to some extreme proposals from the the United States.NeutralCanadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland told reporters here that Canada simply cannot agree to some extreme proposals from the the United States.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/25/c_136777746.htm2017-11-26
18 The Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Saturday 18 The Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Saturday that Ukrainian official Svyatoslav Sheremeta was banned from entering the countryNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/19/c_136762916.htm2017-11-20
Foreign AffairsWARSAW Nov. 18 The Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Saturday that Ukrainian WARSAW Nov. 18 The Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Saturday that Ukrainian official Svyatoslav Sheremeta was banned from entering the country.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/19/c_136762916.htm2017-11-20
In a statement the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said Ireland had two very strong bids for the EMA and the EBA which are both currently based in London.NeutralIn a statement the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said Ireland had two very strong bids for the EMA and the EBA which are both currently based in London.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/21/c_136766908.htm2017-11-20
Earlier on Thursday Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said it was providing consular assistance to Simpson's family who had requested privacy at this time.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/16/c_136757239.htm2017-11-16
Egyptian embassy identify dead body through necessary medical analysis The Egyptian embassy immediately informed the South African Ministry of Foreign Affairs to identify the dead body through necessary medical analysis Rezq added.NeutralThe Egyptian embassy immediately informed the South African Ministry of Foreign Affairs to identify the dead body through necessary medical analysis Rezq added.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/05/c_136728576.htm2017-11-07