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se kri te ree uht

  • n  an administrative unit responsible for maintaining records and other secretarial duties; especially for international organizations
  • n  thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1973

  • Actually, as Bea and his secretariat soon discovered, the letter did not have papal approval.
  • The secretariat defends its cozy relationship with the ivory business.
  • In 1910 the organization got its present Spanish-colonial-style headquarters in Washington and a permanent secretariat, the Pan American Union.
News & Articles

  • Media Advisory: Minister Paradis to Deliver Remarks at Internal Trade Symposium
    The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry, will deliver opening remarks at an internal trade symposium hosted by the Internal Trade Secretariat in collaboration with Canada's Public Policy ...
    June 12, 2013 - Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance
  • Goldilocks Ain't Secretariat
    Forty years ago, Secretariat won the Belmont Stakes going away by 31 lengths. His world record for 12 furlongs on the dirt at 2:24 still stands. The market contains no stocks in Secretariat?s class. Apple came close.
    June 11, 2013 - Forbes
  • Celebrating Excellence in the Public Service of Canada
    Today, the Treasury Board Secretariat announced the names of the 184 recipients of the Public Service Award of Excellence 2013.
    June 11, 2013 - Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance
Quotes

  • Pranab Mukherjee in The Age
    This will require talks with the IAEA secretariat for working out the text of the India-specific safeguards agreement,Mukherjee said, reading from a statement. "The government will proceed with the talks and the outcome will be presented...
  • Ban Ki-moon in Indian Muslims
    The matter was very carefully considered by the (UN) secretariat, and in light of Resolution 2758, it was not legally possible to receive the purported application (from Taiwan) for membership,Ban said.
  • Mohamed ElBaradei in AFP
    Such attempts to influence the work of the secretariat and undermine its independence and objectivity are in violation ...... of the IAEA statute and should cease forthwith,added ElBaradei, who steps down in November.

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