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19 December 2015 Military News

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  • UN Security Council calls for stepped up mediation efforts in conflict-torn Burundi UN News 19 Dec 2015 -- Voicing deep concern at the continuing escalation of violence in Burundi, the United Nations Security Council today called for urgent acceleration of mediation efforts by East African States and urged all Burundian stakeholders to fully cooperate with a proposed African Union (AU) peace-keeping mission.
  • Burundi Fighting Sides to Resume Talks to End Political Unrest VOA 19 Dec 2015 -- Uganda announced Saturday that it would mediate peace talks between government and opposition groups in Burundi in an effort to end Burundi's deadly political unrest.
  • Provisional Results: Rwandans Vote to Allow Kagame Extra Terms VOA 19 Dec 2015 -- Rwandans have voted overwhelmingly to change the constitution and allow President Paul Kagame to seek another term, provisional referendum results released Saturday showed.
  • Spanish Elections: Who's Who? teleSUR 19 Dec 2015 -- Spain is headed to elections on Sunday and two new political players are posing a serious challenge to the dominance of the country's two leading parties, the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE) and the conservative Popular Party (PP).
  • AEOI Chief: PMD case closed for ever IRNA 19 Dec 2015 -- Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) announced that that the case of the issues related to Iran's past nuclear activities have been closed and PMD is no longer an issue for discussion.
  • Salehi: Iran to export 9 tons of enriched uranium to Russia soon IRNA 19 Dec 2015 -- Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi announced that Iran would export nine tons of its enriched uranium to Russia in the coming days.
  • Iran To Ship Enriched Uranium To Russia RFE/RL 19 Dec 2015 -- Iranian nuclear officials say Tehran will export most of its enriched uranium stockpile to Russia in the coming days as it implements a nuclear deal to secure relief from international sanctions.
  • Chemical arms entered Syria via Turkey from Libya: Gaddafi cousin Press TV 19 Dec 2015 -- The chemical weapons, widely reported to be used by Takfiri terrorists against Syrians some two years ago, were stolen from Libya and later smuggled into Syria via Turkey, a relative of former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi says.
  • Georgian Electoral Amendment Clears Early Hurdle, But Vote Concerns Persist RFE/RL 19 Dec 2015 -- As Georgia braces for an election year, its parliament has taken an early step toward remedying a perceived imbalance in political districting, but concerns about the fairness of the vote are likely to persist.



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