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  • Sep 14 / 2005
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Secretary-General urges reform process forward in World Summit Address, saying ‘we stand or fall together’ in facing crucial challenges

  Secretary-General urges reform process forward in World Summit Address, saying ‘we stand or fall together’ in facing crucial challenges 1673 words 14 September 2005 M2 Presswire MTPW English (c) 2005 M2 Communications, Ltd. All Rights Reserved.   Following is UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan’s address to the 2005 World Summit in New York, 14 September: [...]

  • Sep 14 / 2005
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World leaders at General Assembly Summit urged to persevere, take bold steps to tackle urgent challenges, as lives of millions hang in the balance

  World leaders at General Assembly Summit urged to persevere, take bold steps to tackle urgent challenges, as lives of millions hang in the balance 3825 words 14 September 2005 M2 Presswire MTPW English (c) 2005 M2 Communications, Ltd. All Rights Reserved.   Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today urged more than 150 world leaders gathered [...]

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Genocide warning

  News Genocide warning 75 words 14 September 2005 Liverpool Echo LIVECH 7 English (c) The Liverpool Daily Post & Echo Ltd, 2005.   GENOCIDE survivors joined Oxfam at the UN world summit in New York to warn world leaders that measure to prevent mass killings could fail Experts said if the Responsibility to Protect [...]

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America finds it needs the UN after all

  Features: Comment: America finds it needs the UN after all by Anton La Guardia 1091 words 14 September 2005 The Daily Telegraph DT 026 English (c) 2005 Telegraph Group Limited, London   The United Nations is forever torn by contradictions: between its claim to international morality and the evil nature of some of its [...]

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Britain says UN summit communique ‘safeguards’ G8 pledges on Africa

Britain says UN summit communique ‘safeguards’ G8 pledges on Africa ROM 450 words 14 September 2005 14:33 Agence France Presse AFPR English Copyright Agence France-Presse, 2005 All reproduction and presentation rights reserved.   UNITED NATIONS, Sept 14 (AFP) – Britain welcomed the draft communique of the United Nations’ biggest-ever summit Wednesday, saying it locks in [...]

  • Sep 14 / 2005
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UN summit opens with appeal for collective action

  UN summit opens with appeal for collective action 989 words 14 September 2005 13:16 The Irish Examiner IRISEX English © Irish Examiner, 2005. Thomas Crosbie Media, TCH   The UN summit marking the 60th anniversary of the United Nations opened today with an appeal for collective action to prevent conflict and genocide and to [...]

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UN General Assembly agrees on watered-down reform document

  UN General Assembly agrees on watered-down reform document 577 words 14 September 2005 03:33 The Irish Examiner IRISEX English © Irish Examiner, 2005. Thomas Crosbie Media, TCH   The UN General Assembly adopted a watered-down document on poverty, human rights and UN reform for world leaders to approve at a summit this week, after [...]

  • Sep 13 / 2005
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Negotiators grapple with UN draft reform package

Negotiators grapple with UN draft reform package 680 words 13 September 2005 13:26 Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies OANA English © Copyright 2005. OANA. All rights reserved.   Dharam Shourie        United Nations, Sep 13 (PTI) Negotiators grappled with a revised draft of a reform package to save the UN Summit beginning here on Wednesday from [...]

  • Sep 13 / 2005
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Britain brokers terrorism deal

  Overseas news Britain brokers terrorism deal James Bone in New York 232 words 13 September 2005 The Times T 30 English © 2005 Times Newspapers Ltd. All rights reserved   BRITAIN brokered a deal last night to save the biggest world summit at the United Nations by dropping key demands on terrorism and human [...]

  • Sep 13 / 2005
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DEVELOPMENT: EU URGED TO SHOW ITS MUSCLE AT UN SUMMIT

DEVELOPMENT: EU URGED TO SHOW ITS MUSCLE AT UN SUMMIT By Stefania Bianchi 1045 words 13 September 2005 Inter Press Service IPRS English (c) 2005 Global Information Network   BRUSSELS, Sep. 13, 2005 (IPS/GIN) — Development groups here are demanding that the European Union use its “political muscle” to guide negotiations toward concrete measures to [...]