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UN Security Council considers demanding Libya ceasefire

04 April, 2019 9:57 pm 9:57 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The UN Security Council (UNSC) is considering a British-drafted resolution that would demand a ceasefire in Libya and call on all countries with influence over the warring parties to ensure compliance. Diplomats from the 15-member council are due to meet later on Tuesday to discuss the text that also calls for … Read More

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Smith, Warner meet with Australia team as bans near end

03 March, 2019 8:54 am 8:54 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Steve Smith and David Warner have met with their Australia team mates in the United Arab Emirates to smooth the ground for their return to international cricket when their bans expire at the end of the month. The former Test captain and vice-captain were suspended for 12 months for their roles in … Read More

Countering Yasir is Australia’s ‘number one’ priority: Si...

09 September, 2018 9:14 am 9:14 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – Surviving the wiles of Pakistan spinner Yasir Shah is Australia’s “number one plan” in the upcoming Test series in the United Arab Emirates, fast bowler Peter Siddle has said. Yasir played a key role in Australia’s unravelling during the last UAE tour in 2014, when the legspinner took 12 wickets at an … Read More