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UN / INTERNATIONAL DAY AGAINST NUCLEAR TESTS

The International Day against Nuclear Tests highlights the efforts of the UN and a growing community of advocates, including member states, non-governmental organizations, academia and media in raising awareness of the importance of the nuclear test ban. (FILE)

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UN / DRC RWANDA

Rwandan ambassador Olivier Nduhungirehe said a "line has been crossed" referring to the alleged shelling into their country by DRC forces. French Ambassador Alexis Lamek said that according to Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Edmund Mulet, the "only" shelling into Rwanda came from M23 rebels. UNTV / RECENT

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UN / KOSOVO

The head of the UN mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) said that it was "crucial" that the upcoming elections succeed in "delivering viable local authority" adding that full participation was encouraged, particularly in the northern municipalities, where local authority has "long lingered in dispute and controversy." UNTV  

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IMF / EMERGING MARKETS

The IMF said that it is closely monitoring global market developments and rising oil prices. The statement comes as emerging markets have experienced market volatility over expected changes in U.S. Federal Reserve policy and rising oil prices in anticipation of the escalating conflict inSyria. IMF

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