Posts Tagged ‘Secretary-General of the United Nations’

UN chief calls for more aid for Horn of Africa region

Saturday, July 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 16,2011
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Unrest-hit Libya recognizes South Sudan: JANA

Saturday, July 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 9,2011
TRIPOLI, July 9 (Xinhua) — Unrest-hit Libya recognized the new nation of South Sudan on Saturday, the official news agency JANA reported. Read more…

South Sudan in fast lane to UN membership

Saturday, July 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 9,2011
By William M. Reilly

UNITED NATIONS, July 8 (Xinhua) — The new government of the world’s newest country — the Republic of South Sudan — is preparing to obtain Read more…

Libya War:Finding political solution to Libya crisis remains UN top priority: UN chief

Saturday, June 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June 18,2011
UNITED NATIONS, June 18 (Xinhua) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon on Saturday voiced his “strong concerns” at the ongoing violence and humanitarian situation in Libya, saying that ” finding a political solution to the crisis in Libya remains the United Read more…

UN, AL urge political solution, cease fire to stop Libyan crisis

Friday, April 15, 2011 Comments off

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Egypt:UN chief reiterates cease-fire for Libya crisis

Thursday, April 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 14,2011

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (2nd L) speaks at a news conference at the Arab League's headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, April 14, 2011. Ban Ki-Moon reiterated on Thursday the importance of a cease-fire to solve the Libyan crisis and ensuring the rights of the Libyan people. (Xinhua/Nasser Nouri)

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At Doha summit, Ban underscores importance of united global action on Libya

Thursday, April 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 14,2011

13 April 2011 –Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today stressed the vital need for united global action to tackle the ongoing crisis in Libya, where fighting between pro- and anti-Government forces rages on and the humanitarian situation is Read more…

Libya:NATO, allies hold 1st contact group meeting on Libya

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 13,2011

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon (C) stands between to Qatar'sCrown Prince Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani (L) and Qatar's Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sheikh Hamad Bin Jissim Bin Jabr Al Thani, before a start the first international contact group meeting on Libya in Doha April 13, 2011. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

Gaddafi sends defiant letters to world leaders over U.N. resolution

Sunday, March 20, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News March 20,2011

TRIPOLI, March 19 (Xinhua) — Muammar Gaddafi on Saturday complained about “interference” in Libyan issues” in letters sent to western leaders and the U.N. secretary-general.

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UN adviser describes growing piracy problem

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 26,2011
Associated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new court system and larger prisons are needed in Somalia to combat an increasingly violent piracy problem that has seen about 2,000 people taken hostage over two years, the U.N. adviser on the problem said Tuesday. Read more…