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  • Jan 13 / 2017
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Asia-Pacific

(国际)中国政府再次向黎巴嫩提供人道主义援助

  (国际)中国政府再次向黎巴嫩提供人道主义援助 李良勇 312 words 13 January 2017 09:20 PM 新华社中文新闻 (简体) XINCCN Chinese – Simplified (c) 2017 新华通讯社版权所有,未经协定授权,禁止下载使用。   新华社贝鲁特1月13日电(记者李良勇)中国驻黎巴嫩大使王克俭13日与黎巴嫩重建委主席纳比勒·吉斯尔分别代表本国政府签署了无偿援助协定。中国政府将向黎方提供一批包括粮食、医疗设备和生活物资在内的人道主义物资援助,用于帮助在黎的叙利亚难民。 For full article, click here

  • Jan 13 / 2017
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Europe

Diplomatie : un quinquennat charnière

Pour son dernier discours au corps diplomatique, François Hollande a brossé, hier, le bilan de ses cinq années passées à l’Élysée. Comme sur la scène intérieure, le mandat n’a pas été un long fleuve tranquille. Émergence de Daech et terrorisme ; crises syrienne et ukrainienne ; interventions militaires au Mali et en Centrafrique ; lente [...]

  • Jan 13 / 2017
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North America

Why the West can’t be bothered to save Aleppo

Nearly two decades ago, Michael Ignatieff, a future Liberal party leader and would-be prime minister, was instrumental in formulating a concept we may want to revisit in the aftermath of the tragedy of Aleppo. In 2001, Ignatieff was one of three members of the International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty set up by the [...]

  • Jan 13 / 2017
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North America

The bully’s century dawns

‘Geography need not be destiny, but it matters,” George F. Will wrote recently, adding: “as Ukraine is being reminded.” Well, yes. To own prize real estate next door to a powerful neighbour can be a problem at the best of times – just ask Canada – and Vladimir Putin isn’t the best of times. He [...]

  • Jan 10 / 2017
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South America

Obligaciones soberanas

Obligaciones soberanas La Razón 465 words 10 January 2017 La Razón LARAZN Spanish © 2017 NoticiasFinancieras. All rights reserved.   La idea de un mundo gobernado es ajena a la mentalidad de quienes, como Donald Trump, propugnan el regreso de Estados Unidos a una grandeza perdida con la regla de oro de situar el interés [...]

  • Jan 10 / 2017
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North America

Assoiffer les populations innocentes : La guerre par d’autres moyens

«Contre la religion du profit, nous devons opposer la religion de la beauté, son pain vivant, son eau vive.» Théodore Monod, anthropologue Mon attention a été attirée par un fait bizarre en ce sens qu’il n’obéit pas aux paramètres des guerres classiques, à savoir la destruction immédiate par le fer et par le feu. Cela s’apparente [...]

  • Jan 09 / 2017
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Europe

Crisis de refugiados y pérdida de derechos, la última reflexión de Bauman

Crisis de refugiados y pérdida de derechos, la última reflexión de Bauman; ZYGMUNT BAUMAN 721 words 9 January 2017 01:41 PM Agencia EFE – Servicio Nacional AGESER Spanish Copyright 2017 Agencia EFE. All Rights Reserved   Carmen Sigüenza Madrid, 9 ene (EFE).- La crisis de los refugiados, la pérdida derechos y la política de construcción [...]

  • Jan 09 / 2017
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North America

The Responsibility to Protect doctrine is faltering. Here’s why.

It has been a decade since the international community endorsed the principle of “Responsibility to Protect.” But with hundreds of thousands dead in civil conflicts around the globe, it is clear that the expectations set by this doctrine are not even close to being met. Adopted by the United Nations in 2005, Responsibility to Protect (R2P) encompasses [...]

  • Jan 09 / 2017
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Middle East

Non-interference or the responsibility to protect?

On Friday, representatives of 85 political parties from 36 countries will gather in Kuala Lumpur for the ninth General Assembly of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties. Quite apart from curiosity about a gathering with which I had not hitherto been familiar, one thought struck me: what could possibly unite such an inevitably diverse [...]