Category Archives: Politics

Zimbabwe President Sees Deceased Opposition Leader’s Family

Zimbabwe’s president Sunday visited the home of deceased opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai to pay condolences to his family and to urge unity as power struggles within the opposition have heightened tensions.

President Emmerson Mnangagwa pledged …

Suspected Separatists Abduct Cameroon Government Official

Cameroonian authorities continue to search for a senior regional official kidnapped Sunday by suspected separatist militants in the country’s English-speaking northwest. The abduction followed the killing of three gendarmes that same day amid violence in …

Legal pot on track for July but actual retail sales may take longer

  • Sikh separatists in Canada drawing ire in Indian media before Trudeau visit
  • Canada's budget to make significant investments in basic science and research

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary General.


The Secretary General spoke at the meeting of the Committee on the Exercise of the …

Presentation Ceremony Prize awarded by the Alberto Jiménez – Becerril Foundation against Terrorism and Violence – Speech by the President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani

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I am deeply moved to accept this prize from the Alberto Jiménez-Becerril Foundation against Terrorism and Violence. 

I should like to express my heartfelt thanks to the Foundation. I should like to …