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Gerard Aziakou

Gerard Aziakou

    UN: Police failed to properly probe Bhutto death
    UN: Police failed to properly probe Bhutto death
    Pakistani authorities could have prevented the 2007 murder of ex-premier Benazir Bhutto and deliberately failed to properly investigate her death,...
    World raises nearly $10bn for quake-hit Haiti
    World raises nearly $10bn for quake-hit Haiti
    International donors pledged nearly $10-billion on Wednesday to help shell-shocked Haiti recover from January's devastating earthquake.
    UN to renew call for Gaza 'war-crimes' probe
    UN to renew call for Gaza 'war-crimes' probe
    The UN General Assembly was expected on Friday to demand Israelis and Palestinians probe alleged war crimes during the Gaza conflict, as European...
    UN fails to agree tough response to Suu Kyi verdict
    UN fails to agree tough response to Suu Kyi verdict
    The United Nations Security Council on Thursday agreed on a watered-down statement expressing "serious concern" at the extended detention of Aung...
    UN chief visits Sri Lanka conflict zone
    UN chief visits Sri Lanka conflict zone
    United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon on Saturday saw at first hand the plight of civilians displaced by Sri Lanka's conflict with the Tamil Tigers amid...
    Top UN official warns of risk of Sudan-Chad war
    Top UN official warns of risk of Sudan-Chad war
    A senior United Nations official on Friday warned that a reported proxy war between Sudan and Chad through rebel groups on each side of their...
    UN Security Council slams rebel assault in Chad
    UN Security Council slams rebel assault in Chad
    The United Nations Security Council on Monday unanimously condemned the rebel attacks in Chad and urged world support for the embattled government...
    Pressure on Burma grows at United Nations
    Pressure on Burma grows at United Nations
    Key United Nations powers stepped up calls for Burma to release political prisoners after an envoy to the repressive state warned of "serious...
    Blair caught in diplomatic crossfire in new job
    Blair caught in diplomatic crossfire in new job
    Allies backed former British prime minister Tony Blair in his new role as Middle East peace envoy for the main global powers, but the Hamas...
    SA seeks amended UN sanctions draft on Iran
    SA seeks amended UN sanctions draft on Iran
    South Africa pushed on Monday for a 90-day freeze of Iran's uranium enrichment in exchange for a simultaneous suspension of United Nations...
    Ban calls for 'urgent deployment' of Darfur force
    Ban calls for 'urgent deployment' of Darfur force
    United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon held crunch talks on Monday with Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir where he urged him to cooperate with the...
    UN chief addresses DRC Parliament in landmark visit
    UN chief addresses DRC Parliament in landmark visit
    United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon on Saturday called for a "good governance pact" in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in an address to the...