political affairs

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Your eminence," said the august visitor, "it was my first intention to speak of the matters that have brought me here to the queen, my sister, but I have reflected that political affairs are more especially the concern of men.
blushed, this time more strongly than before; then, stretching forth his hand to that of the king of England, "My brother," said he, "I am ashamed to say so, but the cardinal scarcely ever speaks of political affairs before me.
Rabourdin's success depended on the tranquil condition of political affairs, which up to this time were still unsettled.
Then, moreover, as regarded his unceremonious ejectment, the late Surveyor was not altogether ill-pleased to be recognised by the Whigs as an enemy; since his inactivity in political affairs -- his tendency to roam, at will, in that broad and quiet field where all mankind may meet, rather than confine himself to those narrow paths where brethren of the same household must diverge from one another -- had sometimes made it questionable with his brother Democrats whether he was a friend.
Was this love a simple political affair, or was it naturally one of those profound passions which Anne of Austria inspired in those who approached her?
Prior to that, he was Consul General/Principal Officer at the US Consulate General Chiang Mai in Thailand (2001-2004), Resident Associate and Rusk Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy at Georgetown University (1999-2000) and Special Assistant to the Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs (1998-1999).
Most likely, Armenia will begin to traditionally ignore the decision of the PACE Committee on Political Affairs.
The party's Political Affairs Committee, in a meeting on March 17, had agreed to two demands of the duo about giving volunteers greater voice in decision making and also about expanding the party nationally.
At the outset of the meeting, Prince Mohammed bin Naif expressed thanks to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for his royal order establishing the Security and Political Affairs Council which reflects King Salman's keenness to orchestrate all issues pertaining to security and political affairs according to prescribed strategies serving the interests of citizens and homeland.
David Pressman of New York is the new Alternate Representative of the United States to the United Nations for Special Political Affairs, with the rank of Ambassador.
NAFCU's PAC contributed $7,500 to McConnell, NAFCU Vice President of Political Affairs Katie Marisic, said.
This is my first trip to Cyprus in my capacity as UN Under-Secretary General for Political Affairs, and I was able to convey the Secretary General's strong support of the joint declaration ofFebruary 11.

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