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Adviser urges China govt to use ‘fist and palm’ salute in times of pandemic

Hindustan Times 08 Mar 2021
“We need to vigorously promote the etiquette across the whole of China, as it demonstrates a profound social significance, not only for its role in pandemic prevention, but also for the inheritance of a part of ancient Chinese civilisation,” he further said.
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Peace more powerful than war, says Pope Francis in ruined Mosul

Dawn 08 Mar 2021
“How cruel it is that this country, the cradle of civilisation, should have been afflicted by so barbarous a blow, with ancient places of worship destro­yed and many thousands of people Mus­lims, Christians, Yazidis and others forcibly displaced or killed,” he said.
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Pope prays for victims of IS on visit to battle-scarred city of Mosul

Irish Independent 08 Mar 2021
“How cruel it is that this country, the cradle of civilisation, should have been afflicted by so barbarous a blow, with ancient places of worship destroyed and many thousands of people – Muslims, Christians, Yazidis and others – forcibly displaced or killed,” he said ... The Pope ended his trip to Erbil by meeting the father of Alan Kurdi.
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India & China Are Friends, Not Rivals: Chinese Foreign Minister

Yahoo Daily News 08 Mar 2021
Read full article. Meghna Prakash8 March 2021, 5.36 am·3-min read ... Wang Yi remarked that the two ancient civilisations of India and China are emerging economies with over one billion people and have common interests, as well as tremendous potential for cooperation ... " - Wang Yi, China’s State Councillor and Foreign Minister ... Also Read ... ... News18.
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Pope Francis leads prayers in shadow of Iraqi churches destroyed by Islamic State

Yahoo Daily News 08 Mar 2021
Read full article. Campbell MacDiarmid7 March 2021, 6.02 pm·4-min read ... “How cruel it is that this country, the cradle of civilisation, should have been afflicted by so barbarous a blow, with ancient places of worship destroyed and many thousands of people – Muslims, Christians, Yazidis and others – forcibly displaced or killed,” he said ... News18.
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Pope hears of life under ISIS as he visits ruined Iraqi city

Straits Times 07 Mar 2021
"How cruel it is that this country, the cradle of civilisation, should have been afflicted by so barbarous a blow, with ancient places of worship destroyed and many thousands of people - Muslims, Christians, Yazidis and others - forcibly displaced or killed," the pontiff said.
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Peace is more powerful than war, Pope tells IS-ravaged Mosul

The Times of India 07 Mar 2021
“How cruel it is that this country, the cradle of civilisation, should have been afflicted by so barbarous a blow, with ancient places of worship destroyed and thousands of people — Muslims, Christians, Yazidis and others — forcibly displaced or killed,” he said.
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Pope prays for war victims during historic visit to former Isis stronghold of Mosul

The Independent 07 Mar 2021
“How cruel it is that this country, the cradle of civilisation, should have been afflicted by so barbarous a blow, with ancient places of worship destroyed and many thousands of people Muslims, Christians, Yazidis and others forcibly displaced or killed,” he said.
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Pope, on Iraq visit, decries violence in the name of God

Dawn 07 Mar 2021
“How cruel it is that this country, the cradle of civilisation, should have been afflicted by so barbarous a blow, with ancient places of worship destroyed and many thousands of people — Muslims, Christians, Yazidis and others — forcibly displaced or killed,” he said.
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China, India are friends not rivals: Chinese FM

Beijing News 07 Mar 2021
Beijing , March 7 (ANI) ... He was speaking at his annual press meet along the sidelines of the on-going convening in Beijing of the National People's Congress (NPC) ... As two ancient civilisations and two major emerging economies, India and China have a broad common interest and tremendous potential for cooperation," he said ... (ANI) ....
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China, India need to create enabling condition to settle border dispute: Chinese FM

The Times of India 07 Mar 2021
BEIJING ... He was speaking at his annual press meet along the sidelines of the on-going convening in Beijing of the 's Congress (NPC) ... As two ancient civilisations and two major emerging economies, India and China have a broad common interest and tremendous potential for cooperation," he said ... Download. The Times of Indiafor Latest News ... .
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Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed responds to questions from members of parliament at the prime minister's office in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Monday, Nov. 30, 2020. The fugitive leader of Ethiopia's defiant Tigray region on Monday called on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to withdraw troops from the region as he asserted that fighting continues
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China, Ethiopia ink accord on establishing security safeguarding mechanism for major projects under BRI

China.dot.org 07 Mar 2021
China and Ethiopia on Saturday signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on establishing security safeguarding mechanism for major projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in Ethiopia. (Xinhua/Michael Tewelde) ... "Ethiopia and China are countries with long history, ancient civilisation, and splendid culture ... .
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China talks peace, partnership, prosperity with India

Sify 07 Mar 2021
New Delhi ... "It again proves initiating confrontation will not solve the problem ... China's position, he said, is very clear ... "As two ancient civilisations next door, and two major emerging economies each with over one billion people, China and India have broad common interests and tremendous potential for cooperation," Wang pointed out ... .
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China committed to resolve border dispute with India, protect sovereign rights, interests: Wang Yi

Urdu Point 07 Mar 2021
"China's position is very clear. We are committed to settling the boundary dispute through dialogue and consultation ... "As two ancient civilisations next door to each other and as two major emerging economies with each over one billion people, China and India have broad common interests and tremendous potential for cooperation for both," he added ... ....
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China talks peace, partnership, prosperity with India | Details inside

International Business Times 07 Mar 2021
"It again proves initiating confrontation will not solve the problem ... China's position, he said, is very clear ... "As two ancient civilisations next door, and two major emerging economies each with over one billion people, China and India have broad common interests and tremendous potential for cooperation," Wang pointed out ... Also Read ... China New Delhi ... .
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