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SUNS # 8388 Thursday 26 January 2017

Trade : LDCs table proposal on fisheries subsidies disciplines (PRIV)
(Kanaga Raja, Geneva)
An informal open-ended meeting of the WTO Negotiating Group on Rules on Tuesday (24 January) held an initial discussion on a new submission by the Least Developed Countries (LDCs), proposing some elements for discussion on new disciplines on fisheries subsidies.

United States : Trump to pull out of the UN, expel it from the US? (PRIV)
(IPS, Rome)
So far, Donald Trump's first decisions as president of the United States have left no doubt that he intends to implement his electoral threats, while most likely not fulfilling the promises he made as a candidate.

Asia-Pacific : Regional solutions key for transition to sustainable energy (PRIV)
(IPS, Bangkok)
The Asia-Pacific region is at a turning point in its energy trajectory.

Mexico : Social networks both fuel and fight discontent (PRIV)
(IPS, Mexico City)
The scene in the video is simple: a bearded man with a determined look on his face sitting in front of a white wall with a portrait of Emiliano Zapata, symbol of the Mexican revolution.

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