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Sue Pleming

Sue Pleming

    Clinton presses SA on Mugabe
    Clinton presses SA on Mugabe
    United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton encouraged South Africa on Friday to use its influence to bolster reforms in Zimbabwe, and said...
    Clinton to meet Somali president in Africa trip
    Clinton to meet Somali president in Africa trip
    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton plans to meet the president of Somalia's transitional government during a seven-nation trip to Africa next...
    US has no plans to shift policy on Zimbabwe
    US has no plans to shift policy on Zimbabwe
    Washington is troubled by the absence of reform in Zimbabwe and has no plans for now to offer major aid or lift sanctions against President Robert...
    US ends Zimbabwe travel warning, sanctions stay
    US ends Zimbabwe travel warning, sanctions stay
    The United States has scrapped an advisory warning Americans against travel to Zimbabwe but this does not signal a shift in US policy toward the...
    US increases pressure on Sudan after expulsions
    US increases pressure on Sudan after expulsions
    Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir will be responsible for "every single death" caused by the expulsion of 13 foreign aid groups from Sudan,...
    Clinton to push for Palestinian statehood
    Clinton to push for Palestinian statehood
    United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton pledged on Tuesday to press for Palestinian statehood, putting Washington on a possible collision...
    Clinton dives into Arab-Israeli peacemaking
    Clinton dives into Arab-Israeli peacemaking
    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was on her way to the Middle East and Europe on Sunday, delving into Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking for the...
    Clinton faces tough task in mending Russia ties
    Clinton faces tough task in mending Russia ties
    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton hopes to close a dark chapter in US-Russia relations when she meets Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov next week,...
    US takes North Korea off terrorism blacklist
    US takes North Korea off terrorism blacklist
    The United States on Saturday removed North Korea from its terrorism blacklist in a bid to revive faltering denuclearisation talks in the final...
    Major powers mull new UN Iran sanctions
    Major powers mull new UN Iran sanctions
    The United States State Department said major powers had agreed on Wednesday to consider more United Nations sanctions against Iran after Tehran...
    US mulls more sanctions against Zimbabwe
    US mulls more sanctions against Zimbabwe
    United States President George Bush said on Tuesday the United States was looking at imposing more sanctions against Zimbabwe's government after a...
    US, in about-turn, to send envoy to Iran talks
    US, in about-turn, to send envoy to Iran talks
    In a shift in policy, the United States will send an envoy to talks this weekend between Iran and major powers over Tehran's nuclear programme, a...