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UN / DPRK

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK's) Ambassador Ri Tong Il said that his country will not welcome a visit by US envoy Robert King to discuss the imprisonment of American citizen Kenneth Bae.

4 Apr 2014 | Read More »

NEW YORK / SYRIA FLASH MOB

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNWRA) have chosen the iconic Time Square in New York City to celebrate the moment when UNRWA-led and celebrity-backed social media campaign reached almost double its target of 23 million, same as the pre-war population of Syria. UNTV

21 Mar 2014 | Read More »

GENEVA/ UKRAINE DISARMAMENT WRAP

Ukraine's ambassador to the UN in Geneva has warned that the Russian invasion of Crimea is a threat to peace and stability in Europe. CH UNTV  

3 Mar 2014 | Read More »

UN / SYRIA CHEMICAL WEAPONS

Special Coordinator of the UN-OPCW Joint Mission Sigrid Kaag told reporters that the 30 June 2014 deadline to complete the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons can be met. However, US ambassador Samantha Power demanded Assad's government "to stop its foot-dragging" to move those materials. UNTV

6 Feb 2014 | Read More »

IMF / MARKET TURBULENCE

The IMF says the recent increase in market turbulence does not necessarily point to weak fundamentals in all countries affected. IMF

6 Feb 2014 | Read More »

MONTREUX / SYRIA PEACE TALKS PRESSER WRAP

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said that, "enough is enough, time has come to negotiate," adding that the goal of the Geneva II negotiations is "to fully implement the Geneva Communiqué, which has been endorsed by the Security Council, and which calls for a transition through a number of steps." CH UNTV

22 Jan 2014 | Read More »

MONTREUX / SYRIA PEACE TALKS CONFERENCE WRAP

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon  opened a concerted new effort to end the brutal civil war in Syria, urging the Government, the opposition, and representatives of some 40 other countries and regional organizations to seize the historic opportunity to end the bloodshed. CH UNTV

22 Jan 2014 | Read More »

UN / SYRIA PEACE TALKS WRAP

A UN spokesperson today (20 January) said Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was "dismayed" by the latest developments regarding participation in the Geneva Conference on Syria as "some key participants have conditioned their acceptance to the inclusion or exclusion of other delegations."  Martin Nesirski, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General said Iran, "despite assurances provided orally to the Secretary-General, [...]

20 Jan 2014 | Read More »

WASHINGTON DC/IMF BRIEFING

The IMF said that it has not had discussions with the Ukrainian authorities over the past two weeks. The Fund said it welcomed the US budget agreement and also provided updates on Portugal and Argentina. IMF  

12 Dec 2013 | Read More »

MANDELA / WORLD REAX

The news that South Africa’s first black president and anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela has died at the age 95 has prompt reactions from people around the globe. UNTV/ UNMISS/ MINUSMA

6 Dec 2013 | Read More »

 

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