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116th Plenary Meeting of General Assembly 72nd Session

The General Assembly today adopted a resolution related to the ongoing process aimed at revitalizing its work, while also allocating a list of items for consideration at its seventy-third session, slated to open formally on …

116th Plenary Meeting of General Assembly 72nd Session

The General Assembly today adopted a resolution related to the ongoing process aimed at revitalizing its work, while also allocating a list of items for consideration at its seventy-third session, slated to open formally on …

FRANCE OFFICIALLY RECOGNIZES USE OF TORTURE AGAINST ACTIVIST

PARIS, France has officially recognized its systemic use of torture during the Algerian national liberation war.

In a communique issued here Thursday, the Presidency announced that President Emmanuel Macron is willing to recognize that activist …

Deputy Minister Landers to lead a South African delegation to Ethiopia

The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Mr Luwellyn Landers, will lead a South African delegation to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 12-14 September 2018. The Deputy Minister will attend a series of High-Level Meetings …

Challenge African Youth: Showcase solutions for the Africa We Want at the 2018 Africities Youth Forum

The 8th edition of the Africities Summit will take place from November 20-24, 2018 in Marrakesh, Morocco, under the theme: The transition towards sustainable cities and territories: The role of Local and Sub- national governments …

Aid Group: More Than 100 Migrants Die Off Libya Coast

More than 100 migrants in two rubber boats died trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya in early September, according to Doctors Without Borders (MSF).

The international aid agency said in …

Trump to Chair UN Security Council Meeting on Iran

UNITED NATIONS, President Donald Trump will chair a United Nations Security Council meeting on Iran this month during the annual gathering of world leaders in New York, diplomats and U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said on …