Category Archives: Education

More Than Half the World’s Population is Using the Internet

GENEVA, The International Telecommunication Union reports that for the first time in history, half of the global population is using the internet. A new report finds by the end of the year, 3.9 billion people …

Trump Confirms He’ll Nominate Army General Milley as Next Top Military Adviser

U.S. President Donald Trump has confirmed he will nominate Army General Mark Milley to replace Marine General Joseph Dunford as his next top military advisor.

“I am thankful to both of these incredible men for …

‘Peaceful solution’ to Western Sahara conflict possible: UN envoy

The UN envoy for Western Sahara said Thursday that a peaceful solution to the decades-long conflict in the region was possible, after the parties met for the first talks since 2012.

A peaceful solution to …

‘Peaceful solution’ to Western Sahara conflict possible: UN envoy

The UN envoy for Western Sahara said Thursday that a peaceful solution to the decades-long conflict in the region was possible, after the parties met for the first talks since 2012.

A peaceful solution to …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**Security Council

Good afternoon. In the Security Council this morning, the Secretary-General spoke at a debate on peacebuilding …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**Security Council

Good afternoon. In the Security Council this morning, the Secretary-General spoke at a debate on peacebuilding …

Secretary-General Welcomes Decision by Morocco, Frente POLISARIO, Algeria, Mauritania to Participate in Meeting on Western Sahara

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres:

The Secretary General welcomes the decision of Morocco, the Frente POLISARIO, Algeria and Mauritania to accept the invitation of his Personal …