Category Archives: Business & Finance

Rights Group Criticizes US-Led Coalition for Raqqa Deaths

BEIRUT, The U.S.-led coalition’s failure to adequately acknowledge and investigate civilian deaths in the Syrian city of Raqqa is a slap in the face for survivors trying to rebuild their lives a year after the …

Pointing at Epochal, Positive Shift on Korean Peninsula, First Committee Delegates Say Dialogue Proves Effective in Conquering Decades Long Hostilities

Mounting a staunch defence of multilateralism, delegates in the First Committee praised the detente on the Korean Peninsula, urging States to continue the difficult, pragmatic work needed to build durable peace around the world.

The …

UN URGES ALGERIA TO STOP EXPELLING MIGRANTS

ALGIERS, Algeria must immediately stop collective expulsions of African migrants across its border with Niger, a UN report said, after rights groups accused Algiers of rounding up and expelling thousands of people to the desert.…

UN URGES ALGERIA TO STOP EXPELLING MIGRANTS

ALGIERS, Algeria must immediately stop collective expulsions of African migrants across its border with Niger, a UN report said, after rights groups accused Algiers of rounding up and expelling thousands of people to the desert.…

ALGERIA, TUNISIA, EGYPT TO DISCUSS LIBYAN CRISIS IN CAIRO

ALGIERS, Algeria, Algerian Foreign Minister, Abdelkader Messahel, said on Monday, that, a tripartite meeting with Egypt and Tunisia, will be held in Cairo later this month, to discuss the development in war-torn Libya, state radio …

Cooperation, Collaboration between Countries Crucial in Combating International Terrorism, Sixth Committee Speakers Stress, Hailing ‘Code of Conduct’

As the Sixth Committee (Legal) continued its consideration of international terrorism today, speakers emphasized the importance of international cooperation and regional collaboration, with many drawing attention to specific initiatives including a proposed Code of Conduct …

Missing Saudi Journalist Once a Voice of Reform in Kingdom

BEIRUT, Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi journalist who disappeared last week after a visit to his country’s consulate in Turkey, was once a Saudi insider. A close aide to the kingdom’s former spy chief, he had …