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19.05.2015 Pressenza Hong Kong

Korea-UN: Political peace conference needed

Korea-UN: Political peace conference needed

UNITED NATIONS: POLITICAL PEACE CONFERENCE NEEDED! Please sign our petition: Dear United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, On this 70th anniversary of Korea’s division, we urge the United Nations to broker a Political Peace Conference, as called for in Article 4 Paragraph 60 of the Korean War Armistice Agreement, to … »

17.05.2015 Pressenza Hong Kong

Humanitarian ceasefire needed for Palmyra

Humanitarian ceasefire needed for Palmyra

Association of World Citizens calls for a humanitarian ceasefire as fighting intensifies between ISIS and Syrian Government forces near Palmyra − a UNESCO Heritage site. In a 15 May 2015 message to Madame Irina  Bokova, UNESCO Director General, the Association of World Citizens highlighted its Appeal for a humanitarian ceasefire … »

03.01.2015 Human Wrongs Watch

‘Urgent European Action’ needed to protect migrants at sea

‘Urgent European Action’ needed to protect migrants at sea

Human Wrongs Watch A senior United Nations refugee official on 2 January 2015 stressed the need for urgent action by European nations to protect migrants at sea following recent incidents involving hundreds of people stranded in the Mediterranean while attempting to reach the continent. Vincent Cochetel, Europe Bureau Director … »

08.12.2014 Télam - Agencia Nacional de Noticias de la República Argentina

The U.N. General Assembly voted to start negotiations for an international regulation on sovereign debt restructuring

The U.N. General Assembly voted to start negotiations for an international regulation on sovereign debt restructuring

The General Assembly of the United Nations voted by overwhelming majority to open negotiations to create an international realm for the process of sovereign debt restructuring and to set up an “ad hoc” committee for such purpose. It also announced a schedule of work meetings, to be held next year. »

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