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Egmont

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Lamoral , Count of Egmont, Prince of Gavre. 1522--68, Flemish statesman and soldier. He attempted to secure limited reforms and religious tolerance in the Spanish government of the Netherlands, refused to join William the Silent's rebellion, but was nevertheless executed for treason by the Duke of Alva

Egmont

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an extinct volcano in New Zealand, in W central North Island in the Egmont National Park: an almost perfect cone. Height: 2518 m (8261 ft.)
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He said the government was vigorously following-up to expedite the process of Egmont Group membership.
Turkmenistan has applied for membership in the Egmont Group, which facilitates the rapid exchange of information with financial intelligence services of other countries, Turkmen Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy Silap Velbegov said.
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He was briefing experts on "Pakistan's Contribution to War against Terrorism" at the prestigious Egmont Institute, the Royal Institute of International Relations of Belgian Foreign Office in Brussels on Friday.
According to a statement issued on Saturday by the Central Bank of Tunisia, the announcement of this award was made on the sidelines of the 24th Plenary of the Egmont Group of Financial Intelligence Units (FIUs) held in Macao from July 2 to 7, 2017.
Khartoum, July 5 (SUNA) The Sudan's membership has been accredited Wednesday to the Financial Information Unit (FIU) of the Egmont Group as the 155 th member country.