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UNESCO / MALI

The World Heritage Committee on 2 July condemned the destruction of World Heritage sites in Mali and called on UNESCO to create a new fund to help the country protect its heritage. UNESCO

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UN / DEATH PENALTY

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon calls on Member States to abolish the death penalty, stressing, “the taking of life is too absolute, too irreversible.” UNTV

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GENEVA / RACISM

A rise in extremist groups and political parties that exploit extremist platforms is posing a danger to democratic processes, the UN human rights expert on racism has told the UN Human Rights Council.CH UNTV

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IMF / US

The U.S economy continues to recover at a tepid pace. But concerns about the euro area debt crisis and uncertainty over domestic fiscal plans are creating a challenging environment for the world’s largest economy, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said after wrapping up its annual review of the U.S. economy. IMF

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UN / ARMS TREATY

  Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today (3 July) urged Member States to work towards a binding treaty to regulate the flow of weapons and lessen the suffering caused by firearms.  (UNTV IRIN)

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GENEVA / SYRIA

The spokesperson for the  joint UN/Arab League Envoy for Syria today said last  Saturday’s  meeting of the Action Group for Syria   was   ”an accomplishment”, with all parties coming together to agree on the need for a transitional governing body in Syria. (CH UNTV)

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