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Antigua and Barbuda and Iran formalize Diplomatic Relations

The Government of Antigua and Barbuda and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran, has formalized diplomatic relations at a meeting on the sidelines of the historical seventieth session of the UN General Assembly.  Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Immigration of Antigua and Barbuda, the Hon Charles Fernandez and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Iran, the Hon Mohammad Javad Zarif both agreed that this was the most opportune time to formalize diplomatic relations. Minister Fernandez and Minister Zarif explored areas of mutual cooperation between countries, including the…

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Foreign Affairs Immigration Politics 

PM Browne engages Antiguans and Barbudans in New York City

BRONX, New York – USA – September 30, 2015. ……Prime Minister, the Honourable Gaston Browne engaged more than two hundred (200) nationals living in the New York Diaspora at a townhall meeting Tuesday evening. The near 4-hour event at the Crawford United Methodist Church in the Bronx gave the Prime Minister an opportunity to engage nationals on matters of interest and provided them with updates on the state of the country’s economy.

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Caribbean nations preparing for Paris Climate Talks

Negotiators and ministers with responsibility for climate change have ended their meeting in Saint Lucia determined to make their demands heard in Paris. Saint Lucia is responsible for climate change issues at the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) level, and the island is bringing together climate change negotiators from the member states to cement its plan for addressing issues during negotiations in Paris in December.

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