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Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
8/2/2023 8:52:00 PM
The National Dialogue proposed by President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi resumed activities this week after a three-week recess.

World - International
3/8/2023 10:33:23 AM
The president of the U.N. General Assembly announced Tuesday that Lebanon, Gabon and South Sudan made sufficient payments to restore their voting rights in the 193-member world body, leaving Venezuela as the only country that is barred from voting.

World - Region
1/25/2022 9:25:49 AM
The U.N. General Assembly said Monday that Iran, Guinea and Vanuatu had paid sufficient back dues to the United Nations' regular operating budget to regain their voting rights in the 193-member world body.

World - Region
1/23/2022 10:39:08 AM
Using Iranian bank funds freed from American sanctions, South Korea has paid Iran's $18 million in delinquent dues owed to the United Nations, Seoul said Sunday. The step was apparently approved by Washington to restore Tehran's suspended voting rights at the world body.

World - International
1/3/2022 1:57:18 PM
President Joe Biden has gotten the same troubling questions from worried world leaders, ones that he never thought he would hear. ``Is America going to be all right?'' they ask. ``What about democracy in America?''

World - Region
6/3/2021 10:17:41 PM
The US withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal and re-imposition of sanctions led to Iran stepping up its nuclear activities

World - Region
6/2/2021 9:50:32 PM
Guterres said the assembly passed a resolution saying they can still vote in the current session which ends in September

World - International
6/2/2021 9:05:00 AM
‘We're not giving up,’ Biden said about the bill, S.1. ‘I'm going to fight like heck with every tool at my disposal for its passage’

World - Region
4/21/2021 6:49:37 PM
Syria denies using chemical weapons, and warned the 'very serious and dangerous"'move would affect its work with the OPCW on eliminating its arsenal

World - International
3/7/2021 4:03:09 PM
Biden's order comes on the 56th anniversary of the 1965 "Bloody Sunday" when state troopers and police attacked civil rights marchers in Selma, who were protesting racial discrimination at the voting booth

World - Region
1/13/2020 9:20:05 PM

World - International
7/27/2016 4:13:35 PM

World - International
6/7/2015 6:58:13 PM

World - International
6/7/2015 4:09:50 PM

World - International
11/8/2013 5:05:30 PM
Under UNESCO rules, the US and Israel had until Friday to pay their dues or automatically lose voting rights

World - International
8/28/2013 3:01:58 PM
The event has thrown a spotlight on Obama's own historic story -- which he has said would not have been possible but for King's crusade to end racial discrimination

World - International
8/21/2013 11:43:33 AM
The March on Washington helped pressure Congress to pass the landmark Civil Rights and Voting Rights acts in 1964 and 1965, respectively

Egypt - Politics
6/16/2013 6:52:40 PM
Amendments to law include controversial decision to grant military and police personnel voting rights in national elections

Egypt - Politics
6/9/2013 5:01:26 PM
Following a High Constitutional Court ruling, and while the deputy defence minister urges caution, the Shura Council agrees to open voting to the armed forces and police before 2020

World - Region
1/31/2013 5:15:22 PM
Egypt's southern neighbour loses right to vote at UN after failing to pay fees to international body

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