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  • Mar 14 / 2014
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POLITICS: SPLIT OVER UKRAINE COULD UNDERMINE PEACE IN SYRIA

POLITICS: SPLIT OVER UKRAINE COULD UNDERMINE PEACE IN SYRIA Thalif Deen By Thalif Deen 764 words 14 March 2014 Inter Press Service IPRS English (c) 2014 Global Information Network   UNITED NATIONS, Mar. 13, 2014 (IPS/GIN) – As the protracted Syrian conflict enters its fourth year, there seems to be little or no hope of [...]

  • Feb 14 / 2014
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Asia-Pacific

The case for att acking Syria; Hundreds of thousands of civilians are starving to death while besieged by Assad’s forces. The West must stop this atrocity

  Issues & Ideas The case for att acking Syria; Hundreds of thousands of civilians are starving to death while besieged by Assad’s forces. The West must stop this atrocity Danny Postel and Nader Hashemi The New York Times 1029 words 14 February 2014 National Post FINP All_but_Toronto A14 English (c) 2014 National Post . [...]

  • Feb 13 / 2014
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NEWS UN chief calls for end to ‘flagrant violation of humanitarian laws’ in Syria; United Nations humanitarian chief Valerie Amos calls on both sides of Syrian conflict to end violations of international law and calls on Security Council to act AP 652 words 13 February 2014 23:38 The Telegraph Online TELUK English The Telegraph Online [...]

  • Feb 13 / 2014
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Africa

Amnesty calls torture, killings ‘ethnic cleansing’; Human rights groups decry crisis as House of Commons debates tragic situation

  News Amnesty calls torture, killings ‘ethnic cleansing’; Human rights groups decry crisis as House of Commons debates tragic situation michelle shephard Michelle Shephard Toronto Star 611 words 13 February 2014 The Toronto Star TOR ONT A4 English Copyright (c) 2014 The Toronto Star   Amnesty International is warning that the crisis in the Central African [...]

  • Feb 11 / 2014
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Use Force to Save Starving Syrians

Op-Ed Contributors Opinion Use Force to Save Starving Syrians By DANNY POSTEL and NADER HASHEMI 953 words 11 February 2014 NYTimes.com Feed NYTFEED English Copyright 2014. The New York Times Company. All Rights Reserved.   DENVER — THE Syrian people are starving. According to the United Nations, about 800,000 civilians are currently under siege. In [...]

  • Jan 29 / 2014
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Security Council, Grants Year-Long Mandate Extension for United Nations Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Central African Republic [document]

  Security Council, Grants Year-Long Mandate Extension for United Nations Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Central African Republic [document] 5345 words 29 January 2014 09:45 All Africa AFNWS English (c) 2014 AllAfrica, All Rights Reserved   Jan 29, 2014 (United Nations/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — The Security Council extended the mandate of the United [...]

  • Jan 20 / 2014
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Europe

Canada’s Martin discusses UN reform at APEC

  Canada’s Martin discusses UN reform at APEC FKA 215 words 21 November 2004 20:57 Agence France Presse AFPR English Copyright Agence France-Presse, 2004 All reproduction and presentation rights reserved.   SANTIAGO, Nov 21 (AFP) – Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin said he got positive feedback at the APEC summit here on his idea of [...]

  • Jan 13 / 2014
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In Iraq, Ban says political leaders must fulfil obligations to ensure social cohesion, protect citizens

  In Iraq, Ban says political leaders must fulfil obligations to ensure social cohesion, protect citizens 561 words 13 January 2014 M2 Presswire MTPW English © 2014, M2 Communications. All rights reserved.   13 January 2014 – Voicing concern about the deteriorating security in parts of Iraq, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged all [...]

  • Jan 13 / 2014
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The secretary-general Message on international day of tolerance 16 November 2011 – Press Release issued by United Nations Information Centre

  The secretary-general Message on international day of tolerance 16 November 2011 – Press Release issued by United Nations Information Centre 453 words 15 November 2011 Pakistan Official News PAKOFN English (c) 2011. AsiaNet-Pakistan   Islamabad: Following is the text of press release issued by United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) Quote In 1996, the UN [...]

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