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New United Nations Partnerships Highlight Slavery Tragedy, Triumph of Black Achievement in Lead-up to International Day of Remembrance

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: New United Nations Partnerships Highlight Slavery Tragedy, Triumph of Black Achievement in Lead-up to International Day of Remembrance Ten years ago this month, the General Assembly declared 25 March the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade.  It also […]

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Security Council Grants Mandate Extension for Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Expert Panel, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2345 (2017)

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Security Council Grants Mandate Extension for Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Expert Panel, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2345 (2017) The Security Council decided this morning to extend until 24 April 2018 the mandate of the Panel of Experts for the committee monitoring sanctions on the Democratic People’s Republic […]

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Iraq a country of hope amid debris of war, says UNICEF chief wrapping up visit

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Iraq a country of hope amid debris of war, says UNICEF chief wrapping up visit 23 March 2017 – Children have the power to bring Iraq out of conflicts and into a peaceful future, the Executive Director of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has […]

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UN envoy and Pope Francis meet on enhancing cooperation to protect children from violence

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: UN envoy and Pope Francis meet on enhancing cooperation to protect children from violence 23 March 2017 – UN envoy and Pope Francis meet on enhancing cooperation to protect children from violence The United Nations envoy advocating an end to violence against children has met […]

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In cyclone’s wake, UN appeals for $20 million to help affected populations in Madagascar

By   /  March 24, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on In cyclone’s wake, UN appeals for $20 million to help affected populations in Madagascar

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: In cyclone’s wake, UN appeals for $20 million to help affected populations in Madagascar 23 March 2017 – The United Nations and humanitarian partners are appealing for $20 million to address the devastating consequences of Cyclone Enawo in Madagascar. “Despite the fact that 200,000 square […]

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Somalia: A moment of hope amid tragedy, says UN envoy

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations Headline: Somalia: A moment of hope amid tragedy, says UN envoy 23 March 2017 – Noting that Somalia faces a number of “daunting difficulties” after decades of conflict, a senior United Nations official today highlighted that there is also a new momentum in the country for fresh […]

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UN agency, Ugandan government call for urgent support amid influx of South Sudanese refugees

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: UN agency, Ugandan government call for urgent support amid influx of South Sudanese refugees 23 March 2017 – United Nations refugee assistance efforts in Uganda are seriously overstretched as thousands of refugees from South Sudan, desperate for safety and assistance, pour into the country that […]

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UN Refugee Agency Applauds Haiti Vote on Statelessness

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: UNHCR Headline: UN Refugee Agency Applauds Haiti Vote on Statelessness UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, applauds the vote Wednesday by the Parliament of Haiti formally to join the international drive to end the tragedy of statelessness and to ensure the millions of innocent people around the world with no […]

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Calling Climate Change Direct Threat, Multiplier of Many Others at General Assembly Event, Secretary-General Stresses Need for Urgent, Decisive Action

By   /  March 24, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, China, Climate, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, Germany, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Politics, Security, United Nations, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on Calling Climate Change Direct Threat, Multiplier of Many Others at General Assembly Event, Secretary-General Stresses Need for Urgent, Decisive Action

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Calling Climate Change Direct Threat, Multiplier of Many Others at General Assembly Event, Secretary-General Stresses Need for Urgent, Decisive Action Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the high-level event on “Climate Change and the Sustainable Development Agenda”, in New York today:I am pleased […]

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Vital for Sri Lanka to send message that &#39impunity is no longer tolerated&#39 underlines UN rights chief

By   /  March 24, 2017  /  24-7, Defence, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Vital for Sri Lanka to send message that &#39impunity is no longer tolerated&#39 underlines UN rights chief

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 3 Headline: Vital for Sri Lanka to send message that &#39impunity is no longer tolerated&#39 underlines UN rights chief 22 March 2017 – Presenting an oral update on the rights situation in Sri Lanka, the top United Nations human rights official today said that a general lack […]

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Faced with ‘clear science, real threats’ countries must remain committed to Paris climate deal – UN

By   /  March 24, 2017  /  24-7, Climate, Economics, English, Environment, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Politics, Security, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on Faced with ‘clear science, real threats’ countries must remain committed to Paris climate deal – UN

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Faced with ‘clear science, real threats’ countries must remain committed to Paris climate deal – UN 23 March 2017 – Climate change is an unprecedented and growing threat to peace, prosperity and development and addressing it presents an economic opportunity for Governments and business, senior […]

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UNHCR warns Mosul situation deteriorating as fighting rages

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: UNHCR Headline: UNHCR warns Mosul situation deteriorating as fighting rages By: Matthew Saltmarsh   |  23 March 2017 A five-year-old girl arrives at Khazer 2 camp after escaping eastern Mosul with her family in December 2016.  © UNHCR/Ivor Prickett GENEVA – The displacement crisis in Mosul is likely to become more acute in […]

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