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SUNS # 9015 Friday 8 November 2019

Trade : Ministers call for addressing AB impasse as urgent priority (PRIV)
(D. Ravi Kanth, Geneva)
Trade ministers and senior officials from more than 30 countries have called for addressing the grave impasse at the World Trade Organization's Appellate Body (AB) on a war footing so as to ensure that the highest adjudicating body for global trade disputes remained functional beyond 11 December 2019, participants told the SUNS.

Burkina Faso : Climate change triggers rural exodus (PRIV)
(IPS, Ouagadougou)
Ibrahim Harouna and his neighbours sit under a tree at his uncle's house, playing chess and chatting amid the simmering heat of Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso.

Opinion : The fight for bread became a fight for freedom (PRIV)
(IPS, New York)
My name is Alaa Salah. I am 22 years old and I grew up in Khartoum.

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