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UN / FELTMAN MIDDLE EAST

The Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman told Security Council that the latest surge of fighting shows that the fragile status quo between Israelis and Palestinians is not sustainable. UNTV

18 Mar 2014 | Read More »

UN / BAN

In his first news conference of the new year, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today (10 Jan) said "the situations in Syria, South Sudan and the Central African Republic have gone from bad to worse," highlighting the immediate need to end the fighting in those countries. UNTV

10 Jan 2014 | Read More »

GENEVA / MERS CAMELS

The World Health Organization  said the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome that has killed 68 people has been confirmed in a herd of camels in a barn linked to two human cases in Qatar. CH UNTV

29 Nov 2013 | Read More »

UN / MIDDLE EAST

Four months since their resumption, Israeli-Palestinian negotiations have reached a delicate moment, the United Nations political chief told the Security Council today, warning that the consequences of failure would be dire for both parties. UNTV

19 Nov 2013 | Read More »

GENEVA / MIDDLE EAST POLIO

The largest-ever consolidated immunization response in theMiddle Eastis under way to stop a polio outbreak, aiming to vaccinate over 20 million children in seven countries and territories repeatedly. UNTV CH

8 Nov 2013 | Read More »

UN / ISRAEL YA'ALON

Secreatry-General Ban Ki-moon met with Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon at the United Nations in New York. UNTV

7 Oct 2013 | Read More »

GA / QUARTET

Secretary of State Kerry updated the Quartet on the progress in the Israeli-Palestinian negotiations since the resumption of talks on 29 July, 2013. UNTV  

27 Sep 2013 | Read More »

GA / OBAMA

Addressing delegates at the General Assembly on Syria,  United States President Barack Obama said that “the rockets were fired from a regime-controlled neighborhood, and landed in opposition neighborhoods.  It is an insult to human reason – and to the legitimacy of this institution – to suggest that anyone other than the regime carried out this attack." UNTV

24 Sep 2013 | Read More »

UN / BAN

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said he was "alarmed" by the widespread outbreak of violent protests and excessive use of force in Egypt. On the latest talks between Israel and the Palestinians he said "the negotiators and leaders will have to make tougher decisions and even more difficult choices. This is not a zero-sum game." (UNTV)

19 Aug 2013 | Read More »

LEBANON / SYRIA PALESTINIAN REFUGEES

At least 44,000 Palestinian refugee homes have been damaged and over half of all registered Palestine refugees in Syria are now displaced within Syria or in neighboring countries with a quarter of a million still inside Syria. (UNWRA)

12 Aug 2013 | Read More »

 

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