Tag: civil war

Sri Lanka Tourism: Demonstrating resilience after terror attacks
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Sri Lanka Tourism: Demonstrating resilience after terror attacks

editor editor- April 30, 2019

One week on from the deadliest terror attacks perpetrated in the country since the end of the civil war, Sri ... Read More

Why the New Zealand mass murder is a United States Terror Problem?
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Why the New Zealand mass murder is a United States Terror Problem?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

New Zealand tourism means unmatched beauty, adventurous, filled with eclectic animals, people concerned about the environment, and lots of sheep. ... Read More

US Travel Advisory ups warning level for travel to Turkey
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US Travel Advisory ups warning level for travel to Turkey

editor editor- February 16, 2019

The U.S. Travel Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, today issued a "Level 3: Reconsider Travel" advisory for Turkey ... Read More

Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors
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Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019

With its palm-fringed beaches, breathtaking mountains, tropical rainforests, and vibrant culture, Sierra Leone is one of West Africa’s most seductive ... Read More

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses
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Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

editor editor- January 12, 2019

The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn lumber magnate, as a residential hotel in Brooklyn ... Read More

Brave new world opens up for Young Tourism Ambassadors in Jaffna
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Brave new world opens up for Young Tourism Ambassadors in Jaffna

editor editor- January 4, 2019

USAID and Jetwing Jaffna support the Tourism Skills Committee to showcase careers in tourism. Read More

Syrian civil war killing Lebanese tourism
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Syrian civil war killing Lebanese tourism

editor editor- January 3, 2013

As civil war rages in neighbouring Syria and with tourism from the Gulf non-existent, hardened Lebanese merchants are surviving on ... Read More

UN: Escalating violence may push Yemen towards civil war
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UN: Escalating violence may push Yemen towards civil war

editor editor- May 28, 2011

The United Nations human rights office today voiced alarm at the escalating violence in Yemen, which it said may push ... Read More

500 Civil War soldiers march in Philadelphia
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500 Civil War soldiers march in Philadelphia

editor editor- April 12, 2011

PHILADELPHIA, Penn. - On April 15, 1861 President Lincoln called for volunteers to defend Washington, and three days later the ... Read More

Gas prices soar as Libya descends into civil war
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Gas prices soar as Libya descends into civil war

editor editor- March 7, 2011

U.S. gasoline prices increased nearly 33 cents in two weeks, the second-biggest two-week jump in the history of the gasoline ... Read More

Sudan: Violence and hope present in equal measure
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Sudan: Violence and hope present in equal measure

editor editor- August 31, 2010

Sudan, for so long the focus of the world's humanitarian attention, is back in the news. Read More

Bangkok is dragged into a civil war situation (Updated Sunday, May 16, 9:00 pm Bangkok time)
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Bangkok is dragged into a civil war situation (Updated Sunday, May 16, 9:00 pm Bangkok time)

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2010

On Sunday morning, the situation continues to remain confused in Bangkok following the escalation of violence between Red Shirt protesters ... Read More

Thai general vows civil war before being shot
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Thai general vows civil war before being shot

editor editor- May 13, 2010

A renegade Thai general was shot in Bangkok on Thursday as the military planned to encircle barricaded antigovernment demonstrators. Read More

More recognition for Southern Sudan
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More recognition for Southern Sudan

editor editor- August 31, 2009

It was welcome news for the government and people of Southern Sudan, when the EU last week formally opened a ... Read More

Great balls of fire! Two southern belles on new Civil War tour
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Great balls of fire! Two southern belles on new Civil War tour

editor editor- May 30, 2009

Two of the south’s most famous belles — each of whom are connected to one of the world’s most beloved ... Read More

Record tourist numbers as Nepal emerges from civil war
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Record tourist numbers as Nepal emerges from civil war

editor editor- January 12, 2009

KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Less than three years after a long and bloody civil war ended, tourists are returning to Nepal ... Read More

Ivory Coast tourism declines because of drawn out civil war
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Ivory Coast tourism declines because of drawn out civil war

editor editor- August 15, 2008

A drawn out six-year civil war has emptied beachside villages in divided Ivory Coast, like in one area called Assinie, ... Read More

Resource-rich Angola creeps out of tortured past
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Resource-rich Angola creeps out of tortured past

editor editor- August 14, 2008

Standing high above the African savannah at the giant rocks of Pungo Andongo in north-central Angola's remote province of Malanje, ... Read More