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AU envoy: Sudan military, protesters to sign political deal

Friday, July 12, 2019

A political transition agreement between Sudan’s military and a pro-democracy coalition is expected to be signed Saturday, a top African Union diplomat said early Friday. Mohammed el-Hassan Labat’s announcement came just hours after the Sudanese military claimed it thwarted an attempted military coup. The transition agreement sets up a joint sovereign council that will rule for a little over three years while elections are organized. The deal is meant to…

Ex-US envoy to Estonia: Being Trump’s representative became unacceptable to me

Monday, October 15, 2018

James D. Melville Jr., who resigned as the U.S. ambassador to Estonia in July before a successor had been appointed, has now put an end to his 33-year career in the U.S. foreign service and said that at one moment he reached a point where he was no longer comfortable being the personal representative of the current U.S. President Donald Trump, the daily Postimees reports. In an interview with the Estonian daily,…