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Demo Staged Outside UN To Show Solidarity With Palestinians

Demo Staged Outside UN To Show Solidarity With Palestinians

Web Desk(May  20, 2018): Hundreds of people held a peaceful demonstration outside the United Nations office in Geneva in solidarity with Palestinians who suffered Israeli aggression in the Gaza Strip. The demonstration was organized by non-governmental organizations International Alliance for ...

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CPEC To Bring Welfare For All Nations: Maleeha Lodhi

CPEC To Bring Welfare For All Nations: Maleeha Lodhi

Web Desk (April 30, 2018): China Pakistan Economic Corridor will usher  growth to all countries, says Pakistan’s Ambassador to the UN Maleeha Lodhi. In an interview,Lodhi said we in Pakistan view the Chinese Belt and Road initiative as the most important 21st ...

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Some Countries Bypassing UNSC: Vladmir Putin

Some Countries Bypassing UNSC: Vladmir Putin

Web Desk(April 26, 2018): Russian President Vladimir Putin says the use of force by some countries bypassing the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) plays into the hands of terrorists.“Some members of the international community have been increasingly trying to ignore ...

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Guterres Calls For Maintaining Iranian Nuclear Deal

Guterres Calls For Maintaining Iranian Nuclear Deal

Web Desk(April 26, 2018): United Nations’s Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says Iranian nuclear deal is “very important and it should be maintained”.  UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric in a statement said the Secretary General believes “We must build on this important achievement ...

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UN Pressurizes India To Provide Justice For Asifa

UN Pressurizes India To Provide Justice For Asifa

Web Desk(April 14, 2018): United Nations (UN) chief Antonio Guterres termed the gangrape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district as ‘horrific’ and hoped that the accused are duly punished for the crime. The girl ...

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Facebook Behind Spread of Hatred Against Rohingya: UN

Facebook Behind Spread of Hatred Against Rohingya: UN

Web-Desk (March 14, 2018): Facebook is responsible in spreading hate speech against the majority-Muslim Rohingya minority, said the UN human rights experts investigating a genocide in Myanmar. Yanghee Lee, the UN’s Special Rapporteur on Myanmar also said that the Rohingya ...

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JUD, FIF Banned In Pakistan Under ATC Act

JUD, FIF Banned In Pakistan Under ATC Act

Islamabad (February 14, 2018): Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and its humanitarian arm Falahi Insaniyat Foundation (FIF) were banned across Pakistan with their movable and immovable assets being frozen under the amended Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997.  On Friday, February 9, the Ministry of Law ...

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U.N.Yemen Mediator to Step Down Next Month

U.N.Yemen Mediator to Step Down Next Month

Dubai (January 23, 2018): The UN Yemen envoy Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed will step down as the top negotiator for the war-stricken country next month, the international body announced on Monday. A statement released by the United Nations did not ...

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UNSC Imposes New Sanctions on North Korea

UNSC Imposes New Sanctions on North Korea

New York (December 23, 2017) : The United Nations Security Council on Friday unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea following its latest intercontinental ballistic missile test, a move that analysts said could have a significant impact on the isolated ...

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Pakistan Supports Withdrawal of Jerusalem Decision

Pakistan Supports Withdrawal of Jerusalem Decision

Washington (December 20, 2017): Pakistan will fully support and co-sponsor resolution for the withdrawal of US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. While addressing the OIC Ambassadorial Group at the United Nations, Pakistan’s permanent representative in the UN Ambassador ...

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14 UN Peacekeepers Killed, 53 Injured In Congo 

14 UN Peacekeepers Killed, 53 Injured In Congo 

Goma (December 9, 2017): In the deadliest single attack on a United Nations peacekeeping mission in recent days, rebels in eastern Congo killed at least 14 peacekeepers and wounded 53 others in an assault on their base that was launched ...

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UN Chief Slams Terrorists’ Attack in Peshawar

UN Chief Slams Terrorists’ Attack in Peshawar

New York (December 2, 2017): The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres strongly condemned the terrorist attack on Peshawar’s Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) and called for those responsible to be brought to justice.

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