world affairs


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Noun1.world affairs - affairs between nations; "you can't really keep up with world affairs by watching television"
affairs - transactions of professional or public interest; "news of current affairs"; "great affairs of state"
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Douglas met with Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajak, discussing current world affairs, disarmament, the protection of children's rights and Slovakia.
Newsweek continued, '"Unfortunately, our Western partners led by the United States do not want to agree on common approaches to solving problems,' Lavrov continued, accusing Washington and its allies of trying to 'preserve their centurie-sold domination in world affairs despite objective trends in forming a polycentric world order.' He argued that these efforts were 'contrary to the fact that now, purely economically and financially, the United States can no longer--single-handedly or with its closest allies--resolve all issues in the global economy and world affairs.'"
BBC News World Affairs editor, John Simpson, asked the premier about the current status of the Christian lady who was acquitted by the Supreme Court in blasphemy case.
In a Washington Post oped published on Tuesday evening, Romney criticized a number of Trump's actions in December, writing that "The appointment of senior persons of lesser experience, the abandonment of allies who fight beside us, and the president's thoughtless claim that America has long been a 'sucker' in world affairs all defined his presidency down." He added that "Trump's words and actions have caused dismay around the world." [Reference Link]:[https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/mitt-romney-the-president-shapes-the-public-character-of-the-nation-trumps-character-falls-short/2019/01/01/37a3c8c2-0d1a-11e9-8938-5898adc28fa2_story.html]
Asbury will play an active role in the governance of the organization, helping the World Affairs Council to fulfill its mission of offering diverse audiences of Central Virginia a forum to engage in dialogue pertaining to international relations with policy makers, academics, and thought-leaders, in order to deepen understanding, find solutions, and advance international cooperation.
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Our World Affairs 2019 atlas and almanac includes continental and regional maps as well as the latest data on the world's 196 countries.
THE World Affairs Council-Washington, DC (WAC-DC) on Wednesday honoured Al Jazeera Media Network with the 2018 Global Communications Award.
The collaborative work of Amy Uelmen (who is a Lecturer at Georgetown Law School and a Research Fellow with the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs, and who from 2001 until July 2011 served as the founding Director of the Institute on Religion, Law & Lawyer's Work at Fordham University School of Law) and Michael Kessler (who is the Managing Director of the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University), "5 Steps to Healing Polarization in the Classroom: Insights and Examples" is 'real world' practical guide that will effectively helps teachers and students to foster a learning environment where even the most difficult and divisive issues can be discussed.
Shrestha, President, ICSDD and past president of the Council of World Affairs is bereaved of his father Amrit B.
Kuwaiti Assistant Minister for Arab World Affairs Ambassador Aziz Al-Daihani participates in the Preparatory and Ministerial Meetings of the Arab Summit RIYADH, April 10 (KUNA) -- Vital topics, pertaining to the status quo of the Arab region and joint Arab cooperation, will be forwarded to Thursday's Foreign Ministers meeting held ahead of the 29th Arab Summit on April 15 in Saudi Arabia, said a Kuwaiti diplomat Tuesday.

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