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Muslim Leaders Gather in Pakistan for D-8 Summit

Posted November 21st, 2012 at 5:05 pm (UTC-5)
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Leaders from eight developing Muslim countries are gathering in Pakistan to discuss how they can increase trade and investment. Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar Wednesday welcomed to Islamabad delegates from Developing-8 countries. Along with Pakistan, the so-called D-8 countries include Iran, Indonesia, Egypt, Nigeria, Turkey, Bangladesh and Malaysia. The summit will open Thursday and […]

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Nation Marks 67th D-Day Anniversary

Posted June 6th, 2011 at 3:30 pm (UTC-5)
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France and the United States are commemorating the 67th anniversary of D-Day, the allied invasion of Normandy in Nazi-occupied France during World War Two. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton marked the occasion Monday, saying it is a reminder of the solidarity between the United States and France in the past as well as in […]

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Nation Marks 67th Anniversary of D-Day

Posted June 5th, 2011 at 11:45 pm (UTC-5)
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Monday, June 6, marks the 67th anniversary of D-Day, the allied invasion of Normandy in Nazi-occupied France during World War Two. In the United States, two veterans of the Normandy invasion will share their experiences with visitors to the National World War Two Museum in New Orleans . The National D-Day Memorial in the eastern […]

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