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MIL-OSI United Nations: Nearly three million more displaced year-on-year, warns refugee agency chief, but solutions are within reach

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Afghanistan, Africa, Aid, English, Global Bodies, Latin America, Lebanon, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Myanmar, Open Source Intel, Syria Conflict, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Nearly three million more displaced year-on-year, warns refugee agency chief, but solutions are within reach

Source: United Nations 2 The number of people forced to flee their homes last year rose by nearly three million to 68.5 million, the head of the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Tuesday, warning that the world’s displacement hotspots “are becoming hotter”. Citing ongoing, protracted violence around the globe and a lack of solutions to […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Forced displacement at record 68.5 million

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Afghanistan, Aid, English, Global Bodies, Lebanon, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Myanmar, Open Source Intel, Syria Conflict, Thailand, Turkish Government, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Forced displacement at record 68.5 million

Source: United Nations Wars, violence and persecution uprooted record numbers of men, women and children worldwide last year, making a new global deal on refugees more critical than ever, according to a UNHCR report published today. The UN Refugee Agency’s annual Global Trends survey found 68.5 million people had been driven from their homes across […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Forced displacement above 68m in 2017, new global deal on refugees critical

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Afghanistan, Aid, English, Environment, Global Bodies, Human Rights, law, Lebanon, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Myanmar, Open Source Intel, Syria Conflict, Thailand, Turkish Government, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Forced displacement above 68m in 2017, new global deal on refugees critical

Source: United Nations Wars, other violence and persecution drove worldwide forced displacement to a new high in 2017 for the fifth year in a row, led by the crisis in Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan’s war, and the flight into Bangladesh from Myanmar of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees. Overwhelmingly it is […]

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MIL-OSI USA: The Serrano Report – Volume XVI, Issue #36

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  Aid, america, Americas, Business, China, Commerce, Education, England, English, Exports, Health, Intelligence, Iran, Justice, Korea, law, Lebanon, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, north korea, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Trade, United States, United States House of Representatives, United States House of Representatives - Congressman José E Serrano (15th District of New York), United States of America, US Congress, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: The Serrano Report – Volume XVI, Issue #36

Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman José E Serrano (15th District of New York) In Washington, DC Congressman Serrano Expresses Concern Over Commerce Agreement with Chinese Company ZTE Congressman Serrano expressed his concerns with the Commerce Department’s agreement with ZTE easing the sanctions on the Chinese telecommunications firm. Congressman Serrano and three other […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Speech: Deal Making and Peace Building: A new approach to reducing conflict

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Afghanistan, Africa, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Budget, Crime, Crude, Economy, England, English, Environment, Europe, European Union, Exploration, Gas, Government of the United Kingdom, great britain, gun control, Immigration, Investment, Iraq, Latin America, law, Lebanon, Legal, Libya, Media Intelligence, Middle East, MIL OSI, Nepal, Oil, Open Source Intel, Philippines, Politics, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, South East Asia, Speech, Syria Conflict, Technology, Terrorism, Trade, UK Government, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Speech: Deal Making and Peace Building: A new approach to reducing conflict

Source: UK Government It is an honour to be here with you at Chatham House. This institution has a prestigious history, created in the wake of the Great War, when those coming out of that terrible conflict sought ways to better understand international affairs and prevent such wars happening again.It is therefore the ideal place […]

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MIL-OSI Mediterranean: Interview of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, in the Russian daily Izvestia

By   /  June 16, 2018  /  Aid, Banking and Finance, Brexit, British, Crime, Economy, Education, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Exports, Fisheries, Health, International Law, Investment, Lebanon, Mediterranean Region, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Republic of Greece, Republic of Greece - Foreign Affairs, Russia, Tourism, Trade, Turkish Government, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Mediterranean: Interview of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, in the Russian daily Izvestia

Source: Republic of Greece – Foreign Affairs JOURNALIST: Minister, you met with Sergey Lavrov today. Three years ago, you said that Greece is against increasing pressure on Russia through sanctions. What is your stance on the EU’s sanctions policy, and what impact did the sanctions ‘war’ with Russia have on the Greek economy? N. KOTZIAS: […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: 2018 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Baltics, Economy, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Investment, Lebanon, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, north korea, Open Source Intel, Politics, Raw News, Russia, Russian Federation Government, Saudi  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: 2018 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony

Source: President of Russia – The Kremlin – English The ceremony was also attended by FIFA President Gianni Infantino, heads of state and government of Abkhazia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bolivia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Moldova, Panama, Paraguay, Rwanda, South Ossetia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud, and Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK Kim Yong-nam.The ceremony was followed […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Elects 18 Members of Economic and Social Council to Terms Beginning 1 January 2019

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, Afghanistan, Africa, Asia, Asia Pacific, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, English, France, Germany, Global Bodies, India, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latin America, Lebanon, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Norway, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Philippines, Russia, Saudi, Turkish Government, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Elects 18 Members of Economic and Social Council to Terms Beginning 1 January 2019

Source: United Nations 4 The General Assembly today elected 18 members of the Economic and Social Council to serve three-year terms beginning 1 January 2019. Those elected were Angola, Armenia, Brazil, Canada, Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Jamaica, Kenya, Luxembourg, Mali, Netherlands, Pakistan, Paraguay, Saudi Arabia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and the United States.  The 18 outgoing members were Afghanistan, Algeria, […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Ros-Lehtinen Presses Administration on Budget and Strategy for Protecting U.S. Interests in Middle East and North Africa

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  Africa, Aid, america, Americas, Budget, English, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Syria Conflict, Trade, United States, United States House of Representatives, United States House of Representatives - Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (27th District of Florida), United States of America, US Congress, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Ros-Lehtinen Presses Administration on Budget and Strategy for Protecting U.S. Interests in Middle East and North Africa

Source: United States House of Representatives – Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (27th District of Florida) Ros-Lehtinen Presses Administration on Budget and Strategy for Protecting U.S. Interests in Middle East and North Africa (Washington, DC) – U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Subcommitee on the Middle East and North Africa, made the following statement at […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Governor Wolf Announces More Than $2 Million in Teacher in the Workplace Grants to Help Students and Businesses Thrive

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, Education, English, Environment, Global Economy, Health, India, Investment, Lebanon, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - USA, Open Source Intel, Press release, Schools That Teach, Technology, Trade, United States, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Pennsylvania, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Governor Wolf Announces More Than $2 Million in Teacher in the Workplace Grants to Help Students and Businesses Thrive

Source: US State of Pennsylvania June 13, 2018 Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today continued his commitment to helping students gain the education and job skills they and their employers need to succeed in a global economy by announcing the award of more than $2 million in Teacher in the Workplace grants to 48 […]

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