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N-Korea seeks United Nations meeting on US-South Korea drills

Aug 04, 2014

N-Korea seeks United Nations meeting on US-South Korea drills

North Korea said on Friday it has asked for an emergency UN Security Council meeting to protest upcoming US-South Korean military exercises, warning the drills increase the danger of war on the Korean peninsula. #World #South Korea #North Korea #UN Security Council #military drills #Ri Tong Il
UN security council condemns murder bid on Afghan Prez candidate

Jun 07, 2014

UN security council condemns murder bid on Afghan Prez candidate

Abdullah escaped an assassination attempt yesterday when two blasts hit his campaign motorcade in Kabul, killing at least six people just ahead of next week's hotly contested runoff. #World #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #UN #UN Security Council #Abdullah Abdullah #Afghanistan presidential elections
Russia will veto UN resolution on ICC for Syria, says envoy

May 22, 2014

Russia will veto UN resolution on ICC for Syria, says envoy

Russia will veto a draft UN Security Council resolution that calls for bringing Syria before the International Criminal Court, Moscow's ambassador said on Wednesday. #China #United Nations #Syria #France #NewsTracker #Russia #Bashar al-Assad #UN Security Council #International Criminal Court #Moscow #resolution #Veto #Syrian conflict #Moscow ambassador #Western resolutions
US concerned over the progress of nuclear talks with Iran

May 17, 2014

US concerned over the progress of nuclear talks with Iran

The United States is concerned by an absence of progress in nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers as "time is short" for achieving a lasting deal #United States #Iran #Uranium #UN Security Council #Tehran #IRNA #Vienna #Abbas Araqchi

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Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Mar 08, 2013

Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Negotiation rarely if ever has stopped the massacre of people by their own nation. And other nations simply don't want to intervene, unless there's oil. . . and even then, it's usually long after there's no people left to save. #HowThisWorks #United Nations #Sri Lanka #Interventionism #UN Security Council

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Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Aug 05, 2014

Dutch UN Ambassador pleads for access to Malaysia Airlines crash site

THE Netherlands told the UN Security Council Monday that the focus of its investigation in the shootdown of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in the eastern Ukraine is the recovery of victims’ remains... #U N Security Council #Malaysia Airlines
Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Jul 30, 2014

'Barrel bomb' use in Syria said to escalate despite U.N. ban

The Syrian government has escalated its use of "barrel bombs" against densely populated neighborhoods near Aleppo in defiance of a U.N. Security Council resolution banning the indiscriminate and deadly explosives, Human Rights Watch reported Wednesda... #Syria #U N Security Council #Human Rights Watch #Aleppo, Syria
Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Jul 28, 2014

Gaza crisis: UN agrees on demand for cease-fire

The U.N. Security Council agreed on a statement Sunday calling for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas and scheduled a meeting at midnight to adopt it... #Israel #Hamas #United Nations