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Carole Landry

Carole Landry

    Africans win UN vote on Britain’s last colony
    Africans win UN vote on Britain’s last colony
    In a stinging defeat for Britain, the United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly demanded Wednesday that London cede to Mauritius the British-ruled Chagos Islands, home to an important military base....
    UN orders UK to end rule of Chagos Islands
    UN orders UK to end rule of Chagos Islands
    In a stinging defeat for Britain, the United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly demanded on Wednesday that London cede to Mauritius the...
    Britain faces UN defeat over Chagos islands
    Britain faces UN defeat over Chagos islands
    Britain is bracing for a crushing defeat at the United Nations on Wednesday when the General Assembly is expected to adopt a measure demanding that...
    Matjila lashes out at UN over Western Sahara
    Matjila lashes out at UN over Western Sahara
    South African ambassador to the United Nations Jerry Matjila on Tuesday chastised the United Nations Security Council after it adopted a resolution...
    Haley: US 'will be taking names' during UN vote on Jerusalem
    Haley: US 'will be taking names' during UN vote on Jerusalem
    US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday warned countries that she will report back to President Donald Trump with the names of those who support a...
    World leaders anxious to hear Trump as UN assembly kicks off
    World leaders anxious to hear Trump as UN assembly kicks off
    World leaders open their annual debate at the United Nations on Tuesday, eager to hear US President Donald Trump deliver his maiden address amid...
    US softens North Korea resolution ahead of UN vote
    US softens North Korea resolution ahead of UN vote
    The UN Security Council was scheduled to vote Monday on a draft resolution imposing new sanctions on North Korea after the United States toned down...
    Security Council fails to adopt Palestinian resolution
    Security Council fails to adopt Palestinian resolution
    Abbas to apply to ICCPalestinian president Mahmud Abbas is to apply immediately to join the International Criminal Court,...
    Will climate funding ever reach those in need?
    Will climate funding ever reach those in need?
    African leaders set their sights on battling climate change on Tuesday on the final day of a summit hosted by President Nicolas Sarkozy to renew...
    Africa seeks stronger global voice ahead of Nice summit
    Africa seeks stronger global voice ahead of Nice summit
    African leaders made their case for a stronger voice in world affairs on Monday ahead of a summit hosted by President Nicolas Sarkozy to renew...
    Former French PM attacks Sarkozy as smear trial opens
    Former French PM attacks Sarkozy as smear trial opens
    France's former prime minister, Dominique de Villepin, assailed Nicolas Sarkozy as he went on trial Monday on charges of plotting to smear his...
    France braces for political 'trial of the decade'
    France braces for political 'trial of the decade'
    France's most politically charged trial of the decade begins in a week, but the explosive Clearstream case is already playing itself out in the...