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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.

**Nigeria

Good afternoon, I really apologize for being late today. I want to start off with …

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.

**Nigeria

Good afternoon, I really apologize for being late today. I want to start off with …

Concluding Debate, Sixth Committee Stresses Importance of Special Charter Committee in Ongoing United Nations Reform

Delegates Defer Four Requests for Observer Status until Seventy-Fourth Session

While deciding to defer action on four observer status requests, the Sixth Committee (Legal) today concluded its consideration of the Special Committee on the Charter …

Algeria must stop arbitrary expulsion of West African migrants in desert: UN migration rights expert

Atrocities suffered by child and adult migrants from West African States should shock the conscience of humanity into action, a UN rights investigator said on Thursday, before calling for Algeria to halt the collective expulsion …

French Polynesia Petitioners Blame France for Years of Suffering Fallout from Nuclear Tests, as Fourth Committee Continues Decolonization Debate

Petitioners from the Non-Self-Governing Territory of French Polynesia expressed alarm today over the consequences of France’s nuclear testing in the Pacific region, as the Fourth Committee (Special Political and Decolonization) considered decolonization issues for a …

Delegates Voice Concern over Millions Living in Poverty, Unsustainable Trend of Uneven Development, as Second Committee Continues General Debate

Eradication of poverty and promotion of international trade are crucial to implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, speakers told the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) today as it continued its general debate.

The representative …

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Wants IS Jihadists to Face Trial

Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad wants to see members of the Islamic State jihadist group face justice � not death, but trial in a courtroom, she said Monday.

Murad was one of thousands of …