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Assassinations in Ethiopia amidst regional 'coup' attempt, condemned by UN chief
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Monday, 24 June 2019
Assassinations in Ethiopia amidst regional 'coup' attempt, condemned by UN chief
. 23 June 2019 - The assassination of the chief of staff of the Ethiopian army and killing of a regional governor in what the Government has described as a regional coup attempt, has been condemned by the UN Secretary-General. In a statement released on Sunday, António Guterres said he was "deeply concerned by the weekend's deadly incidents".Read Full Artic...
 
Underage fighters are drawn into Indonesian and Papuan conflict
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Monday, 24 June 2019
Underage fighters are drawn into Indonesian and Papuan conflict
The long-simmering armed conflict between Indonesia's military and Papuans seeking independence includes indigenous teenagers and boys who appear barely adoles...
 
UN running out of funds
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Monday, 24 June 2019
UN running out of funds
Inability to meet payroll would be 'catastrophic" for reputation and missions, Secretary-General Guterres says. The United Nations' financial crisis is undermi...
 
Climate change alarm for heritage sites
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Monday, 24 June 2019
Climate change alarm for heritage sites
Climate change could wreak “irreversible damage” on the world’s most precious ancient monuments and other cultural sites, experts warned on Saturday as they pu...
 
Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid
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Sunday, 23 June 2019
Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid
ADDIS ABABA - Ethiopia's army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government in the north of the country...
 
Central European countries block EU moves towards 2050 zero carbon goal
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Sunday, 23 June 2019
Central European countries block EU moves towards 2050 zero carbon goal
Green campaigners had been calling on the EU to make a clear 2050 pledge at Thursday’s summit. Photograph: Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images. A trio of central Eu...
 
UN chief voices concern over deadly incidents in Ethiopia
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Sunday, 23 June 2019
UN chief voices concern over deadly incidents in Ethiopia
UNITED NATIONS, June 23 (Xinhua) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday expressed deep concern over the weekend's deadly incidents in Ethiopia, sai...
 
Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid
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Sunday, 23 June 2019
Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid
Addis Ababa (AFP) - Ethiopia's army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government in the north of the c...
 
Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid
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Sunday, 23 June 2019
Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid
Spokeswoman Billene Seyoum told journalists the Amhara "coup attempt" was led by local security chief Asaminew Tsige, who was only last year released from almo...
 
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