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In India’s Punjab, Haley Relatives Cheer Appointment as U.N. Envoy

By Manoj Kumar NEW DELHI, Nov 24 – Nikki Haley may have been born in the United States but her extended family back in India is thrilled that the South Carolina governor has been named by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump as ambassador to the United Nations. Haley’s parents hail from rural Punjab, in northwestern India.

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Air Strike Kills Dozens in Syria as U.N. Envoy Visits Damascus

By Tom Perry and Mariam Karouny BEIRUT, Jan 10 – An air strike reportedly killed dozens of people in a rebel-held town in Syria on Saturday as a U.N. envoy visited Damascus to advance preparations for peace talks planned this month despite opposition misgivings. Agreement was also reached for aid to be delivered on Monday

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