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AU

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for AUSTRALIA.

AU

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Commonwealth of Australia. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Australian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Australia. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Australia. Each Australian state and territory has its own code with the prefix "AU." For example, the code for the New South Wales is ISO 3166-2:AU-NSW.
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The African Union mediation body (AUHIP) led by the former South African president Thabo Mbeki supported the organisation of the referendum without the Misseriya.
CDC will be co-located at the African Union to serve as long-term technical advisors to the African CDC.
Africa needs Iran's experiences in development areas and the purpose of this visit is to study cooperation between Iran and the African Union in different fields," he added.
v) On the establishment of an 'international constitutional court' The Heads of States requested the African Union Commission on International Law to examine the proposed establishment of an International Constitutional Court and make recommendations to the 22nd Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (January 2014) on the said proposal On the integration of the new Africa- Asia Strategic Partnership (NSP) into African Union structures and processes The Assembly requested the Commission to take the necessary steps towards the integration of the New Africa-Asia Strategic Partnership (NSP) into the African Union structures and processes.
Jean Ping who have been at the helm of the African Union itself.
The mission is being launched in South Sudan and will last until Kony is caught, United Nations and African Union
Kuwait submitted its official request to join the African Union as a permanent observer in October.
African Union has been maintaining that only a political solution will make it possible to promote peace in a lasting manner in Libya.
Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, who heads the African Union Commission called for a negotiated political solution to the crisis based on the Libyan-inclusive dialogue involving all parties.
Twin bombings which killed more than 70 people watching the World Cup final on Sunday came after al Shabaab insurgents threatened to take action against Uganda for contributing troops to the African Union peacekeeping force in Somalia.
The African Union (AU) summit will be held in Addis Ababa from Jan.
Offering his thoughts on why the implementation of the African Union has not proceeded as smoothly as some hoped, Khamis (a Tanzanian diplomat who recently served as Political Officer with the African Union Liaison Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea) focuses on the construction of the institutional framework and structures of the African Union and the relationships between them as he finds this to be the main source of poor performance.

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