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  • Oct 25 / 2014
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Asia-Pacific

Michael Kirby wants action on North Korea human rights abuses

Michael Kirby wants action on North Korea human rights abuses Mark Colvin 1,066 words 31 July 2014 Australian Broadcasting Corporation Transcripts ABCTRS English (c) 2014 Australian Broadcasting Corporation It’s one thing to bring down a comprehensive and definitive UN report on human rights abuses in North Korea. It’s another to keep the horrors of it [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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Africa

Brics – Anyone Banking On Security? [analysis]

Brics – Anyone Banking On Security? [analysis] by Judy Smith-Hohn 1,130 words 6 August 2014 11:06 All Africa AFNWS English (c) 2014 AllAfrica, All Rights Reserved Aug 06, 2014 (South African Institute of International Affairs/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — Hardly a multilateral meeting goes by without its attendees committing themselves to the promotion [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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North America

In Gaza and other war zones, how neutral is the United Nations?; In war zones, the organization’s politics could make it a target.

In Gaza and other war zones, how neutral is the United Nations?; In war zones, the organization’s politics could make it a target. By David Bosco 1,087 words 3 August 2014 Washington Post.com WPCOM English Copyright 2014, The Washington Post Co. All Rights Reserved. The mortar shells that struck a United Nations-run school in Gaza [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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North America

POLITICS NATION for August 7, 2014, MSNBC

POLITICS NATION for August 7, 2014, MSNBC Al Sharpton; Patrick Murphy; E.J. Dionne; Faith Jenkins 7,290 words 7 August 2014 MSNBC: Politics Nation MSLIV English © 2014 MSNBC. All rights reserved. Prepared by CQ-Roll Call, Inc. REVEREND AL SHARPTON, MSNBC ANCHOR: Good evening, Ed. And thanks for tuning in. We begin with breaking news tonight. [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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Europe

Dear Vladimir: Congratulations. You Read My Book; Niccolò Machiavelli sends a message on power politics to Moscow and the West.

  Opinion Dear Vladimir: Congratulations. You Read My Book; Niccolò Machiavelli sends a message on power politics to Moscow and the West. Josef Joffe Josef Joffe 1052 words 6 March 2014 09:28 The Wall Street Journal Online WSJO WSJ.com English Copyright 2014 Dow Jones & Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   Niccolò Machiavelli, the father [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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Asia-Pacific

Opinion: Assad Is There to Stay – by Nicola Nasser

  Opinion: Assad Is There to Stay – by Nicola Nasser 1834 words 12 April 2014 The Tripoli Post TRIPOS English © 2014 – The Tripoli Post. Provided by Syndigate.info, an Albawaba.com Company All Rights Reserved.   Long gone the days when the US-led so-called “Friends of Syria” could plausibly claim that two thirds of [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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Europe

US launches airstrikes on Islamic militants in Iraq amid warnings of ‘genocide’

US launches airstrikes on Islamic militants in Iraq amid warnings of ‘genocide’ By Sarah Ann Harris 1,170 words 10 August 2014 13:25 express.co.uk EXCO English Copyright 2014 THE US military launched air strikes against Islamic militants today as Barack Obama agreed action was needed to “prevent genocide”. Barack Obama has authorised air strikes on Iraqi [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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North America

The U.N. Security Council veto is literally killing people

The U.N. Security Council veto is literally killing people By Scott Sheeran 1,101 words 12 August 2014 Washington Post.com WPCOM English Copyright 2014, The Washington Post Co. All Rights Reserved. The conflicts in Ukraine, Gaza and Syria are symptomatic of deeper problems in the international system. If the Security Council were to fulfill its role [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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North America

Remarks by Ambassador Power, U.S. permanent representative to the UN, at a security council briefing on the prevention and fight against genocide, April 16

  REMARKS BY AMBASSADOR POWER, U.S. PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE TO THE UN, AT A SECURITY COUNCIL BRIEFING ON THE PREVENTION AND FIGHT AGAINST GENOCIDE, APRIL 16 1634 words 16 April 2014 US Fed News INDFED English Copyright 2014. HT Media Limited. All rights reserved.   UNITED NATIONS, April 16 –The U.S. Mission to the United Nations [...]

  • Oct 25 / 2014
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Asia-Pacific

China envoy says containing conflict fundamental way to prevent genocide

  China envoy says containing conflict fundamental way to prevent genocide 386 words 17 April 2014 05:32 BBC Monitoring Asia Pacific BBCAPP English (c) 2014 The British Broadcasting Corporation. All Rights Reserved. No material may be reproduced except with the express permission of The British Broadcasting Corporation.   Text of report in English by official [...]

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