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  1. His Majesty sends greetings to Jordan, ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of congratulations to King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein of Jordan on the occasion of his country's 69th Independence Anniversary. In his cable, His Majesty the Sultan has expressed his sincere congratulations along with his best wishes of good health, happiness and a long life to King Abdullah II, praying to Allah the Almighty for the return of this and similar occasions on him to achieve aspirations of further progress and prosperity for the people of Jordan.

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  2. Spanish Broadcasting System, Duende Films Close on a $25 Million Dollars Film Slate, with FunglodeRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | BroadcastNewsroom

    The former president of the Dominican Republic, Leonel Fernández, on behalf of the Global Foundation for Democracy and Development , led an inter-agency partnership with Spanish Broadcasting System and Duende Films, for the implementation and marketing of a multi picture slate in order to boost the film industry in the Dominican Republic. The agreement was sealed at the offices of the renowned multimedia company SBS, between former President Fernández for FUNGLODE, Raul Alarcon President & CEO of SBS, and Emmy and Oscar winning Filmmaker Agustin Fernandez, CEO of Duende Films.

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  3. Re-election for presidents considered in Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to run for re-election next year. It would amend the Constitution adopted in 2010 under his predecessor, Leonel Fernandez, who was expected to run for a fourth term in 2016. Both men are from the Partido de la Liberacion Dominicana. The ruling party ...

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  4. Argentina to declassify documents in Israel Embassy bombing investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Ynetnews

    President Cristina Fernandez signed a decree Thursday that ordered the declassification of documents part of the investigation into the 1992 attack on the Israeli embassy in Buenos Aires. The bombing of the embassy killed 29 people, including four Israelis who worked in the Foreign Ministry and four Jewish women.

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  5. Mariners' prospect Jackson begins season at Class Lo-A ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... ninth inning on RBI doubles by Bob Stinson and Larry Milbourne for a walk-off victory in front of 11,845. Leonel Fernandez, former president of the Dominican Republic, threw out the ceremonial first pitch. ... Stats Inc., provided this nugget: ...

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  6. Menendez indictment likely to shake up the political elite in the Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Fox News

    ... Rafael Camilo, the country's Customs General Director until 2012. Camilo, a close ally to former president Leonel Fernandez, is still tied to the highest hierarchies of power in the D.R. On page 29 of the indictment, an e-mail by a Secretary of ...

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  7. Dominican journalist gave his life for the truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... Martinez's patience was rewarded when Balaguer was finally pushed out of office in 1996. His successor, Leonel Fernandez, agreed to investigate the journalist's murder. The details from Balaguer's blank page were eagerly revealed by an informant, a ...

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  8. Argentine appeals court throws out case against presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    A federal appeals court in Argentina threw out a major case against President Cristina Fernandez on Thursday. But the decision can be appealed to the Criminal Appeals Court.

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  9. Alberto Nisman Accused of Splurging on Hookers and VacationsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Forward

    The Argentine prosecutor found dead after accusing the president of whitewashing a deadly 1994 bombing embezzled state funds to take prostitutes on lavish vacations, the government said on Thursday, deepening the scandal over his death early this year. Alberto Nisman, found dead two months ago after accusing President Cristina Fernandez of trying to cover up Iran's alleged role in the bombing of a Jewish community center, is as much at the center of controversy now as when he was alive.

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  10. Argentina prosecutor 'was murdered'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | BBC News

    At a news conference, Mr Nisman's ex-wife said the findings ruled out the hypotheses of accident or suicide. Mr Nisman was found dead in his home on 18 January, hours before he was due to testify in Congress against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.

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  11. Family of dead Argentine prosecutor Nisman say independent forensics tests show he was murderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    Independent forensic tests show the Argentine state prosecutor found dead days after he accused President Cristina Fernandez of plotting to cover up Iran's alleged role in a 1994 bombing was murdered, the deceased prosecutor's ex-wife said on Thursday. Argentine authorities have not released full results of the autopsy of Alberto Nisman, who was found in a pool of blood with a bullet to the head on Jan. 18. The few forensic details that have been made public so far by the prosecutor's office have suggested suicide, though no official ruling has been made.

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  12. Argentine leader hails lower debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | BBC News

    The president is battling to save her reputation and her legacy during the few remaining months she has in office Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has defended her economic policy in her last speech to Congress before stepping down later this year. The president also said that said she regretted the death of state prosecutor Alberto Nisman in mysterious circumstances in January.

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  13. Argentine judge says no evidence government tried to derail bombing probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Ynetnews

    There is no evidence that President Cristina Fernandez tried to whitewash Iran's purported involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing, an Argentine judge told Reuters in an interview on Thursday after dismissing the case. On the contrary, the evidence suggested "the government exhausted all possibilities to enable the investigation into the AMIA attack to advance", said Judge Daniel Rafecas, who showed Reuters copies of the evidence.

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  14. Argentine judge says no evidence government tried to derail probe over 1994 bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    There is no evidence that President Cristina Fernandez tried to whitewash Iran's purported involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing, an Argentine judge told Reuters in an interview on Thursday after dismissing the case. On the contrary, the evidence suggested "the government exhausted all possibilities to enable the investigation into the AMIA attack to advance", said Judge Daniel Rafecas, who showed Reuters copies of the evidence.

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  15. Rafecas worked 'with utmost tranquility,' received 'no pressures'Read the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Buenos Aires Herald

    There is no evidence that President Cristina Fernandez tried to whitewash Iran's purported involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing, an Argentine judge told Reuters in an interview after dismissing the case. On the contrary, the evidence suggested "the government exhausted all possibilities to enable the investigation into the AMIA attack to advance", said Judge Daniel Rafecas, who showed Reuters copies of the evidence.

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  16. Argentine Judge Defends President Over Alleged Role In BombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Switched

    FEBRUARY 18: Prosecutors take part a 'Silent March' marking the one-month anniversary of the suspicious death of special prosecutor Alberto Nisman on February 18, 2015 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Nisman was discovered dead with a gunshot wound shortly before he was scheduled to present accusations against President Cristina Fernandez.

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  17. Argentina Judge Says No Evidence of Iran Cover-UpRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Forward

    There is no evidence that President Cristina Fernandez tried to whitewash Iran's purported involvement in a deadly 1994 bombing, an Argentine judge told Reuters in an interview on Thursday after dismissing the case. On the contrary, the evidence suggested "the government exhausted all possibilities to enable the investigation into the AMIA attack to advance," said Judge Daniel Rafecas, who showed Reuters copies of the evidence.

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  18. Argentine judge dismisses criminal case against President FernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    An Argentine judge Thursday tossed out a criminal case against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner that had been brought by a prosecutor who later died under mysterious circumstances. The prosecutor accused the president of conspiring to protect Iranian officials from prosecution in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires.

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  19. Argentine judge dismisses case against President FernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    An Argentine judge Thursday tossed out a criminal case against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner that had been brought by a prosecutor who later died under mysterious circumstances. The prosecutor accused the president of conspiring to protect Iranian officials from prosecution in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires.

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  20. Argentine president case dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | BBC News

    A federal judge in Argentina has dismissed a controversial case against President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and her foreign minister. President Fernandez said Mr Nisman been fed misleading information by a rogue intelligence agent in order to discredit her government.

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