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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 United States recognizes the African Union's expression of interest to work closely together to identify ways the United States can cooperate on the development of the AfCFTA.The United States recognizes that one of the African Union's principal aims is to promote sustainable development as well as the integration of African economies.
African Union peace support operations, as well as in joint analysis, planning and cooperation with
While I'm not ruling out the Chinese government's involvement, the African Union should be careful not to endorse a conjectured accusation without a rigorous technical investigation, as that can have unintended diplomatic implications.
While welcoming continuous development of cooperation with Iran, the African Union officials emphasized AU's readiness to strengthen bilateral relations.
Zuma,(http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/01/african-union-elect-leader-addis-ababa-170130073951357.html) a South African lawmaker and the first female leader of the African Union,  said the new Trump administration could usher in "very turbulent times." 
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Ten years after the first joint communique of the United Nations (UN) Security Council and the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council, UN and AU officials today highlighted the role of regional and sub-regional organizations in the maintenance of international peace and security.
Fighters from Somali militant group al Shabaab rammed a suicide car bomb into the gates of an African Union base in Somalia and fought their way inside early on Friday, the group and the Somali army said, and fighting was still going on.
The African Union is looking to the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) to solve transportation problems and infrastructure issues, according to Nadir Fath Elalim from the African Union's senior political office.
Officially launched in 2002, the African Union (AU) is still a young organisation.
| UNITED NATIONS, July 10 (KUNA) -- Egypt's Permanent Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Mu'taz Ahmad Bin Khalil chaired the first meeting of the UN African Group at the headquarters of the African Union mission in New York on Wednesday, despite his country's suspension last week from African Union membership on the backdrop of the recent ouster of president Mohamed Morsi.
(BNA) -- The Kingdom of Bahrain's Ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt as well as the African Union (as an observer) Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa, took part in the opening session of the extra-ordinary summit on the Golden Jubilee celebration of the African Union.
The African Union inaugurated the new African Union Conference Centre and the Commission office building early last year.

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