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Geingob tells UN ‘include us or risk losing respect’

by editor1 / Sep 21, 2017 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob has told the United Nations that failure to reform and grant Africa a permanent seat with veto powers could result in the institution not being respected.

Trump to make UN debut

by editor1 / Sep 18, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA-Reuters

-US President Donald Trump makes his debut at the United Nations Monday, with an address on UN reform.

UN General Assembly President condemns dumping of rubbish into the sea

by editor1 / Jun 08, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA-AP

-The United Nations General Assembly President, Peter Thomson, has condemned dumping of rubbish into the sea.

Africa to boycott UN General Assembly if Security Council representation bid fails

by editor1 / May 17, 2017 / 0 comments
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African Union

-African nations plan to boycott the United Nations General Assembly, if the continent's call for representation on the Security Council is not considered.

North Korea will continue to test missiles

by editor1 / Apr 19, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) vice foreign minister has confirmed that the country will test missiles on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis in what it deems is a response to aggression.

UN urgently seeks billions to avert famine in Africa

by editor / Feb 23, 2017 / 0 comments

The United Nations has said several billions of US dollars are needed by the end of March to help millions at risk of starvation in Africa and elsewhere.

UN chief expresses support to Gambia's new president

by editor / Jan 19, 2017 / 0 comments
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Nampa-AP

-UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called Gambia's newly-inaugurated President Adama Barrow to express his support.

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

by editor / Nov 25, 2016 / 0 comments

Friday marks the international day for the illumination of violence against women.

UN envoy in Cairo discuss formation of new Lybian government

by producers / Aug 27, 2016 / 0 comments
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CCTV

The United Nations envoy in Cairo is discussing the formation of a new government in Libya.

Some 50 000 children could starve in Nigeria's Borno State-UN

by producers / Jul 05, 2016 / 0 comments

The United Nations has warned that some 50 000 children under the age of five could starve to death in Nigeria's Borno state in 2016.

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