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Indonesia, Rwanda sign visa-free travel deal for diplomats, officials

Antara News 04 Jun 2024
Jakarta (ANTARA) - Indonesia and Rwanda signed an agreement on visa exemption for diplomatic and service passport holders during a bilateral meeting in Jakarta on Thursday ... Indonesian FM calls for stronger ties with Rwanda.
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African state targets Apple over ‘blood minerals’ claims

Russia Today 23 May 2024
On April 25, Amsterdam & Partners LLP published a report claiming that several companies and armed groups were smuggling minerals mined in the former Belgian colony out through Rwanda, Uganda, and ...
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Congo lawyers have new evidence on Apple's minerals supply chain

The Daily Herald - St Maarten 23 May 2024
The Amsterdam & Partners LLP law firm has been investigating allegations that minerals mined in Congo by several companies and armed groups are being smuggled out through Rwanda, Uganda and Burundi.
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Rwanda President values Qatar investments to boost development

The Peninsula 22 May 2024
He said that Rwanda is building a foundation of development and investing in people ... He said that the work is also going to provide service industries like hospitality and biotech Industries and mining because Rwanda has natural resources.
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Congo demands international embargo on Rwandan mineral exports

Mining Weekly 16 May 2024
All mining products from Rwanda should be considered “blood minerals,” because their sale allegedly supports ...
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At least 12 killed in bomb attacks on eastern DR Congo displacement camps

Al Jazeera 04 May 2024
What are the hidden costs of the EU-Rwanda supply deal? ... The DRC, the UN and Western countries have said Rwanda is supporting the group in a bid to control mines and mineral resources. Rwanda has denied the allegations.
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M23 rebels seize key smartphone mineral mining town in eastern Congo

San Francisco Chronicle 03 May 2024
A rebel group with alleged links to Rwanda this week seized Rubaya, a mining town in eastern Congo known for producing a key mineral ...
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Migrants living in Dublin

The Daily Mail 30 Apr 2024
Migrants living in Dublin's tent city today thanked Rishi Sunak for refusing to allow them back to Britain - because they 'don't want to go to Rwanda' ... Otumba, in his 40s, is living in a tent in Dublin after hearing that the UK passed the Rwanda Bill.
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Tories warn UK WON

The Daily Mail 28 Apr 2024
Tories have dismissed the prospect of the UK taking back migrants who cross into Ireland to avoid being deported to Rwanda ... 'They may start to understand why we think Rwanda is a good idea,' he said ... 'So I think it's a fair comment of mine.
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Sunak: Migrants going to Ireland shows Rwanda plan’s deterrent effect working

AOL 27 Apr 2024
Downing Street on Friday rebuffed claims the Rwanda plan was already influencing movements into Ireland, saying it was too early to jump to conclusions on its impact ... “So I think it’s a fair comment of mine.
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Migrants going to Ireland shows Rwanda plan is a deterrent - Sunak

RTE 27 Apr 2024
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said claims the Rwanda plan is causing an influx of migrants into Ireland show its deterrent effect is working ... "So I think it’s a fair comment of mine.
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DRC pushes Apple to reveal suppliers over conflict mineral fears

Business Day 25 Apr 2024
Conflict has arisen over the control of illicit trade in tin and gold as well as in coltan and tantalum — widely used in cell phones and computers — all mined in the DRC before being smuggled out through neighbouring Rwanda, Uganda and Burundi.
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