Bernard Kouchner

 
More EU sanctions as Zimbabwe talks loom
More EU sanctions as Zimbabwe talks loom
European Union foreign ministers agreed on Tuesday to increase sanctions against Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's supporters to keep pressure on...
'Unimaginable tragedy' if Burma delays aid
'Unimaginable tragedy' if Burma delays aid
Desperate survivors of Cyclone Nargis poured out of Burma's Irrawaddy Delta on Sunday in search of food, water and medicine but aid workers said...
Burma holds referendum amid cyclone chaos
Burma holds referendum amid cyclone chaos
The military rulers of Burma went ahead with a constitutional referendum on Saturday despite calls from the outside world to postpone it after the...
Plea for Burma to let in aid as toll soars
Plea for Burma to let in aid as toll soars
The international community pleaded with Burma's military rulers on Wednesday to let foreign aid workers and desperately needed relief supplies...
UN: One million homeless in Burma
UN: One million homeless in Burma
Aid was trickling in on Wednesday for an estimated one million victims of Cyclone Nargis in military-ruled Burma, with the death toll of more than...
Burma cyclone aid starts amid hunger fears
Burma cyclone aid starts amid hunger fears
Disease, hunger and thirst pose a major threat to hundreds of thousands of survivors of Cyclone Nargis, aid agencies said on Wednesday, urging...
China warns of 'life and death struggle'
China warns of 'life and death struggle'
China warned of a "life and death" struggle with the Dalai Lama on Wednesday, as it sought to end a wave of protests in its Tibetan regions with...
Lebanon's Hariri vows no surrender to Hezbollah
Lebanon's Hariri vows no surrender to Hezbollah
Lebanon's Sunni Muslim leader Saad al-Hariri pledged on Tuesday there would be no political surrender to what he called a bid by Hezbollah and its...
Merkel won't attend opening of Beijing Olympics
Merkel won't attend opening of Beijing Olympics
The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, on Friday became the first world leader to decide not to attend the Olympics in Beijing.
Somali pirates end French hostage-taking peacefully
Somali pirates end French hostage-taking peacefully
Pirates off the coast of Somalia released 30 hostages seized aboard a French yacht a week ago following negotiations that ended the stand-off...
Somali officials back assault on pirates
Somali officials back assault on pirates
Somali officials on Monday urged tough action against pirates holding a French yacht after an elite French army unit was placed on standby to...
Zoe's Ark children start to return home in Chad
Zoe's Ark children start to return home in Chad
Chad and the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) began on Friday to send home 103 African children that a French charity had sought to fly to...

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