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Munich Security Conference ends with "a lot more work ahead"
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
Munich Security Conference ends with
MUNICH, Feb. 18 (Xinhua) -- The 54th Munich Security Conference (MSC) closed on Sunday, leaving "a lot more work ahead" in addressing global security issues. Under the motto of "To the Brink, and back?", over 500 participants including UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, U.S.Read Full Article ...
 
N. Darfur: UN Reports on Situation in Darfur are Contradictory
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
N. Darfur: UN Reports on Situation in Darfur are Contradictory
February 18, 2018 12:08 pm; 21. SMC- The Government of North Darfur State has said the reports by the United Nations on the security and humanitarian situatio...
 
International Mother Language Day
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
International Mother Language Day
Every year, we in Bangladesh, observe with deep respect February 21 as ‘Shahid Dibash’ or the ‘Day of Martyrs’. We remember the martyrs who sacrificed their li...
 
Civil rights group sues Southwest Airlines on behalf of Muslim man removed from flight
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
Civil rights group sues Southwest Airlines on behalf of Muslim man removed from flight
Southwest Airlines planes at San Francisco International Airport last month. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News) A civil rights group said Tuesday that it has ...
 
High Court reasserts independence of Auditor General from the Executive
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
High Court reasserts independence of Auditor General from the Executive
NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 17 – The High Court on Friday re-asserted the independence of the Auditor General’s office in a judgment delivered by Justice Chacha Mwita....
 
Could natural gas in the Mediterranean spark the Third Lebanese War?
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
Could natural gas in the Mediterranean spark the Third Lebanese War?
The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea grants a state exclusive economic rights over an area stretching 200 nautical miles from its coast (Exclusi...
 
Report: UN staff committed over 60,000 sexual violations
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
Report: UN staff committed over 60,000 sexual violations
UN staff have carried out thousands of rapes and other sexual violations against women and children over the last decade, according to a former senior United N...
 
Surakiart's Rakhine mission no easy task
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
Surakiart's Rakhine mission no easy task
The other international members of the team include the former South African Defence Minister Roelof Petrus Meyer, the speaker of the Swedish parliament Urban ...
 
UN Secretary-General appoints new envoy for Yemen
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Sunday, 18 February 2018
UN Secretary-General appoints new envoy for Yemen
NEW YORK, 18th February, 2018 (WAM) -- Antonio Guterres, the United Nations Secretary-General, has appointed former British diplomat Martin Griffiths as his ne...
 
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