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Gulf News
2018 will be positive for UAE, Mohammad saysAt Arab Strategy Forum, former French president Hollande condemns US’ Jerusalem
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
At Arab Strategy Forum, former French president Hollande condemns US’ Jerusalem move Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice- President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Shaikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Not Enough Done to Shield Civilians From Violence in SomaliaTuesday, 12 December 2017, 8:47 amPress Release: United Nations Not Enough Bei
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 8:47 amPress Release: United Nations Not Enough Being Done to Shield Civilians From Violence in Somalia – UN Report10 December 2017 – The armed conflict in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China fails to stop UN meeting on North Korea human rights abusesUNITED NATIONS: China failed on Monday to stop the fourth annual United Nations
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
UNITED NATIONS: China failed on Monday to stop the fourth annual United Nations Security Council meeting on human rights abuses in North Korea, saying it was not the right forum to discuss the issue and warning that it could further escalate tensions... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
RIC meet: India, Russia, China to make strong pitch in fight against terrorCounter-terrorism is set to get a stronger expression of intent and plan of act
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Counter-terrorism is set to get a stronger expression of intent and plan of action in the joint communiqué to be issued after the meeting of the foreign ministers of Russia, India China (RIC) in New Delhi on Monday. The statement is also likely to... Read more
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Gulf News
North Korea blames US for tensions in rare UN talksat defusing the crisis, just a week after North Korea said it test-fired a new
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
at defusing the crisis, just a week after North Korea said it test-fired a new ballistic missile capable of reaching the United States.His trip - the first by a UN diplomat of his rank since 2010 - saw him meet Foreign Minister Ri Yong-Ho and... Read more
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Breitbart
Putin Meets Senior Chinese Military Officials, Calls for More Joint War Gamesof Chinese Communist Party Central Military Commission in Moscow Thursday to di
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
of Chinese Communist Party Central Military Commission in Moscow Thursday to discuss the expansion of joint war games and military cooperation around the world. The move signals an interest on Russia’s part to leverage its relationship with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security Council Urged to Do More to Protect Civilians, Help End ViolenceWith the conflict in South Sudan entering its fifth year, senior United Nations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
With the conflict in South Sudan entering its fifth year, senior United Nations officials on Thursday expressed concern about the precarious security situation and bleak humanitarian conditions in the world's youngest country. "The people of South... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN Urged to Do More to Protect Civilians in South SudanFriday, 8 December 2017, 11:10 amPress Release: United Nations South Sudan: Se
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Friday, 8 December 2017, 11:10 amPress Release: United Nations South Sudan: Security Council Urged to Do More to Protect Civilians, Help End Violence7 December 2017 – With the conflict in South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somali Leaders Wrap up Their Two-Day Meeting in MogadishuRepresentatives from 25 countries and 6 multilateral organizations, as well as
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Representatives from 25 countries and 6 multilateral organizations, as well as representatives from all of Somalia's Federal Member States and the Benadir Regional Administration, gathered in Mogadishu on the 5th of December 2017 to participate in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S.$14.2 Million Police Salary Allotment Raises Eyebrowsto the Liberia National Police (LNP) in the 2017/18 fiscal budget for compensat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to the Liberia National Police (LNP) in the 2017/18 fiscal budget for compensation to include salaries for civilian and paramilitary personnel overshadowed the release of a report on the Security Actions for Everyone (SAFE) Project... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
‘Irresponsible and unwarranted’: The world reacts to Trump’s Jerusalem recognitioncapital on Wednesday has been met with widespread condemnation from many world
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
capital on Wednesday has been met with widespread condemnation from many world leaders, including staunch allies of the United States and the United Nations. The move sparked protests in the Gaza Strip after Trump’s declaration, that also... Read more
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FOX News
Secretary-General takes swipe at Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as UN calls for emergency meeting The reaction at the United Nations to President Donald Trump’s historic annou
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
The reaction at the United Nations to President Donald Trump’s historic announcement on recognizing Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel was swift... Read more
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FOX News
Secretary-General takes swipe at Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as UN calls for emergency meetingUnited Nations Secretary-General António Guterres & U.S. President Donald Trump
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres & U.S. President Donald Trump (REUTERS) The reaction at the United Nations to President Donald Trump’s historic announcement on recognizing Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel was swift — and... Read more
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New York Daily News
Here are all the warnings Trump is ignoring on Jerusalem moveIsraeli capital puts him in line with the Middle Eastern country, but also alie
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Israeli capital puts him in line with the Middle Eastern country, but also alienates other allies who have warned the commander-in-chief of potential chaos. Trump will speak about the issue on Wednesday, with reports saying that he will announce... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Miss Rwanda Addresses Global Forum On PeaceDrawing lessons from Rwanda, former Miss Rwanda, Jolly Mutesi made a strong cas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Drawing lessons from Rwanda, former Miss Rwanda, Jolly Mutesi made a strong case on the role of peace in development at a global forum organized by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization- (UNESCO) in Gabon. The forum... Read more
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Breitbart
H.R. McMaster: Russia, China ‘Subverting’ Post-WWII ‘Orders to Advance Their Own Interests at Our Expense’U.S. President Donald Trump’s National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster placed Ru
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
U.S. President Donald Trump’s National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster placed Russia and China in the same category as Iran, North Korea, and global jihadist organizations like the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) when describing the top homeland security... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. gov. employees not allowed to travel in Jerusalem's Old City, West BankU.S. goverment employees and their families are being banned by the U.S. from p
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
U.S. goverment employees and their families are being banned by the U.S. from personal visits to Jerusalem's Old City and the West Bank, including Bethlehem and Jericho, amid widespread calls for demonstrations. The demonstrations are being planned... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Trump tells Palestinians and Jordanians he intends to move US...The White House refused to comment on the calls to Palestinian President Mahmou
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
The White House refused to comment on the calls to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Jordanian King Abdullah II or to clarify whether the president, who has said for months he hopes to relocate the embassy, plans to enact the change in the near... Read more
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Business Insider
Trump is poised to make a major move that could end his Israel-Palestine peace push — and shake the Middle EastTrump (R) with Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem in May 2017.Ha
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
Trump (R) with Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem in May 2017.Handout via GPO/Getty Images President Donald Trump reportedly told the Palestinian president that he will move the US embassy to Jerusalem, and may recognize the city as... Read more
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CBS News
Trump schedules calls with Netanyahu, Abbas ahead of Jerusalem decisionscheduled phone calls Tuesday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, P
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
scheduled phone calls Tuesday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and King Abdullah of Jordan, according to the White House. The White House had been finalizing a plan for Mr. Trump to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time for Concerted Action in DR CongoPresident Kabila's delaying tactics are holding hostage DR Congo's political tr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
President Kabila's delaying tactics are holding hostage DR Congo's political transition, while internal strife and government repression are weakening the opposition. Western and African actors need to coordinate their approach to the deepening... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Farmajo Says His Govt Is Committed to Rebuilding SNAblast The President of the Federal Government of Somalia, H.E. Mohamed Abdulla
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
blast The President of the Federal Government of Somalia, H.E. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmaajo" convened the Somalia Security Conference in Mogadishu with representatives of the Federal Member States of Somalia and the Benadir Regional... Read more
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The Washington Times
U.S., South Korea begin massive military drill in wake of North Korea missile launchOver 200 American and South Korean warplanes took to the skies above the Korean
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
Over 200 American and South Korean warplanes took to the skies above the Korean peninsula on Monday in one of the largest military drills between the two allies in recent history and a massive show of force against the North Korean regime. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Weekly Political NotesTask Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, on Tuesday, said his reinstatement started with
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, on Tuesday, said his reinstatement started with a meeting with the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, as ordered by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a video aired by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Amid global criticism on the Rohingya crisis, Myanmar finds a friend in ChinaAmid worldwide criticism on her government’s policy on the Rohingya crisis, Aun
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
Amid worldwide criticism on her government’s policy on the Rohingya crisis, Aung San Suu Kyi turns to China for support and friendship. At the invitation of the Chinese government, the state counsellor visited Beijing this week from Nov 30 to... Read more
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Eu Business
Summit strengthens EU-Africa cooperation — EUbusiness.com(ABIDJAN) - European and African leaders set out their commitment at the close
Eu Business / Posted 13 days ago
(ABIDJAN) - European and African leaders set out their commitment at the close of an EU-Africa summit Thursday to invest in youth for a sustainable future, prioritising investment, education, security and migration. The 5th African Union - European... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Remarks by US Vice President Pence Commemorating UN Vote Establishing Israel | Guest Author | 12 Kislev 5778 – November 30, 2017Lauder, Secretary Mnuchin, Minister Katz, ambassadors from over 60 countries, d
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 days ago
Lauder, Secretary Mnuchin, Minister Katz, ambassadors from over 60 countries, distinguished guests, my fellow Americans, and my fellow friends of Israel. We gather today on the eve of a historic anniversary to celebrate what happened here, in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How to Support High Level Revitalization ForumWithout setting clear expectations for the upcoming peace forum, the internatio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Without setting clear expectations for the upcoming peace forum, the international community risks allowing the regional mediation to fail, exacerbating the conflict in South Sudan. South Sudan faces an existential crisis. More than four million... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pope heads for Bangladesh after diplomatic balancing act in Myanmarnot to use the word "Rohingya" in public during his four-day Myanmar trip, sayi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
not to use the word "Rohingya" in public during his four-day Myanmar trip, saying his moral authority was unblemished and that his mere presence drew attention to the refugee crisis. But a Vatican news conference in Yangon to wrap up the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Experts condemn NZ sponsored anti-Israel resolutionNovember 2017International A recent UN resolution which condemned Israel and wh
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
November 2017International A recent UN resolution which condemned Israel and which was sponsored by New Zealand, along with Senegal, Malaysia and Venezuela, has been denounced by two dozen legal... Read more
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The Jewish Press
US Embassy Still Moving to Jerusalem, Pence Promises at Partition Vote Re-enactment | 11 Kislev 5778 – November 29, 2017taking office. It wasn’t unusual — every president before him has done the same
The Jewish Press / Posted 15 days ago
taking office. It wasn’t unusual — every president before him has done the same — but Trump campaigned on being “different” and his Ambassador to Israel, David M. Friedman has vehemently maintained his president will keep his word. Vice President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Faith Muthambi - Provincial Consultative Engagements On Community Development Workers Programme and African Peer Review Mechanism Second Generation Review ProcessRemarks by the Minister for the Public Service and Administration Ms Faith Muth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Remarks by the Minister for the Public Service and Administration Ms Faith Muthambi, MP, on the occasion of the Provincial Consultative Engagements on the Community Development Workers Programme and the African Peer Review Mechanism second generation... Read more
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Gulf News
Syria government casts doubt on Geneva talksOfficials for Al Assad refuse to confirm if they will be attending latest round
Gulf News / Posted 16 days ago
Officials for Al Assad refuse to confirm if they will be attending latest round of negotiations Syrian peace talks set to open in Geneva this week hit a roadblock when President Bashar Al Assad’s government refused to confirm it was attending and... Read more
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DW
Hamid Karzai: 'The consequences of failure in Afghanistan will reach Germany' |Afghan President Hamid Karzai, thank you for being here at the DW headquarters
DW / Posted 16 days ago
Afghan President Hamid Karzai, thank you for being here at the DW headquarters in Bonn. After more than 16 years of US and NATO forces being in your country how would you describe the security situation? Hamid Karzai: The security situation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Joint Communiqué On State Visit By His Excellency Mr João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço of Angola to South AfricaJoão Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço was accompanied by a delegation consisting of Mi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço was accompanied by a delegation consisting of Ministers, Senior Government Officials and business representatives. During the Official Talks, the two Heads of State exchanged views on a wide range of... Read more
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asianage
Aung San Suu Kyi to visit China amid growing concerns over Rohingya crisisneighbour, China, amid global criticism over an exodus of Rohingya refugees. M
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
neighbour, China, amid global criticism over an exodus of Rohingya refugees. Myanmar has bristled at pressure from Western nations over its armed forces' brutal response to August attacks on security posts by Rohingya Muslim militants in the... Read more
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dna
Myanmar's Suu Kyi to visit China amid mounting criticism over Rohingya exodusneighbour, China, amid global criticism over an exodus of Rohingya refugees. M
dna / Posted 17 days ago
neighbour, China, amid global criticism over an exodus of Rohingya refugees. Myanmar has bristled at pressure from Western nations over its armed forces' brutal response to August attacks on security posts by Rohingya Muslim militants in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi to visit China amid Western criticism over Rohingya exodusneighbour, China, amid global criticism over an exodus of Rohingya refugees. M
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
neighbour, China, amid global criticism over an exodus of Rohingya refugees. Myanmar has bristled at pressure from Western nations over its armed forces' brutal response to August attacks on security posts by Rohingya Muslim militants in the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar's Suu Kyi to visit China amid Western criticism over Rohingya exodusneighbour, China, amid global criticism over an exodus of Rohingya refugees. M
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
neighbour, China, amid global criticism over an exodus of Rohingya refugees. Myanmar has bristled at pressure from Western nations over its armed forces' brutal response to August attacks on security posts by Rohingya Muslim militants in the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Women Political Leaders Global ForumMonday, 27 November 2017, 3:43 pmPress Release: Office of the Speaker 27 Novem
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Monday, 27 November 2017, 3:43 pmPress Release: Office of the Speaker 27 November 2017New Zealand Shares Success Stories at New Zealand Member of Parliament Barbara Kuriger will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda's Slow Slide Into CrisisGrowing discontent threatens the dysfunctional and corrupt political system bui
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Growing discontent threatens the dysfunctional and corrupt political system built by President Museveni, who is now manoeuvering to extend his three decades in power by raising a 75-year age limit on presidential candidates. As security, governance... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Q+A: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern interviewed by Corin Dannwe’ve made. It would’ve taken no extra time necessarily to make sure it was see
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 days ago
we’ve made. It would’ve taken no extra time necessarily to make sure it was seen to be an all-of-government decision. The United Nations Security Council passed the resolution in December last year.Please find the full transcript attached and the... Read more
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CTV News
Sajjan trumpets Canada's 'increased role' on the geopolitical stageHALIFAX -- Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan opened a security conference on Frida
CTV News / Posted 26 days ago
HALIFAX -- Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan opened a security conference on Friday by saying Canada is embracing a more muscular approach to international security, touting a new peacekeeping strategy and increased military spending as signs of an... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Jerusalem Will House U.S. Embassy if Trump Does Nothing | Hillel Fendel and Chaim Silberstein / KeepJerusalem.org | 28 Heshvan 5778 – November 17, 2017President Trump signs a waiver delaying the move for six months. By law, such
The Jewish Press / Posted 27 days ago
President Trump signs a waiver delaying the move for six months. By law, such a waiver must be based on American national security considerations, but these are simply not sufficiently threatening to justify not fulfilling the relevant law. Such... Read more
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The Manila Times
Building a China-Asean community of shared futurePremier, State Council. People’s Republic of China By Li Keqiang ALL Associat
The Manila Times / Posted 27 days ago
Premier, State Council. People’s Republic of China By Li Keqiang ALL Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) members would agree that among Asean’s many dialogue partnerships, Asean plus China stands out as the most vibrant pair with the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
East Asia Summit leaders agree to counter terror propaganda, fundingwho attended the East Asia Summit committed to join in efforts to address condi
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
who attended the East Asia Summit committed to join in efforts to address conditions that promote the spread of terrorism and violent extremism in the region and cut their funding support. In separate joint statements, the leaders of some Asia... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Seoul to foster multilateralism in geopolitically complex NE Asia: top diplomatUPDATES throughout) SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will strive to fost
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 28 days ago
UPDATES throughout) SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will strive to foster multilateral cooperation to build joint peace and security in Northeast Asia where complex geopolitics have so far hindered any efforts to set up a regional security... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Asean-member states call for maritime safety in disputes watersIn this photo, taken Nov. 11, 2017, and released by China’s Xinhua News Agency,
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
In this photo, taken Nov. 11, 2017, and released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (left) and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands as they pose for a photo during a meeting on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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Gulf News
UN peacekeeping missions under pressure to reform in AfricaVotes on more peacekeepers, less sex abuse in C. Africa DAKAR: African leaders
Gulf News / Posted 29 days ago
Votes on more peacekeepers, less sex abuse in C. Africa DAKAR: African leaders called this week for an overhaul in the way peacekeeping missions are handled on the continent, as the United Nations itself reconsiders its deployments in an age of... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea to co-host U.N. disarmament conference in Jeju this weekSEOUL, Nov. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will co-host a United Nations conference
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 29 days ago
SEOUL, Nov. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will co-host a United Nations conference on disarmament and non-proliferation this week on Jeju Island to discuss a pathway for denuclearization of North Korea and other disarmament issues, the foreign ministry... Read more
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