Showing posts with label General Assembly. Show all posts
Showing posts with label General Assembly. Show all posts

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

UN General Assembly opens 72nd session

UN General Assembly
Miroslav Lajcak, the new president of the UN General Assembly, on Tuesday declared the opening of the 72 session of the decision-making body of the United Nations.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

US abstention on Cuba embargo vote at UN marks turning point: Cuban expert

The United States broke a 24-year voting streak at the United Nations on Wednesday, by abstaining from instead of voting against a resolution calling for an end to the trade embargo against Cuba.

Monday, September 21, 2015

All countries must contribute to solving global refugee crisis, says General Assembly President

UN, 21 September 2015 – All countries must contribute to solving the global refugee crisis, the President of the United Nations General Assembly said today, underscoring that the international community has an unequivocal obligation towards the women, men and children seeking refuge from conflict and violence.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.