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Trump: A Matter of Principle

December 11, 2017 // Publico - Portugal - Portuguese

The Trump administration says it is a matter of principle. “We decide who is allowed to come into our country. The approach in the New York Declaration is not compatible with U.S. sovereignty," the administration says. Nonsense. The New York Declaration is a vague description of intentions, a "disappointment" for all [Read more]

Executive Calls for Changes to the Security Council

October 4, 2016 // Jornal de Angola - Angola - Portuguese

Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa Carlos Lopes supported Angola’s position yesterday with respect to the need to enlarge the number of permanent and non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council. Enlargement is aimed at making the political body more representative and better [Read more]

An Exceptional Moment for International Life

September 30, 2016 // Público - Portugal - Portuguese

The speech to be delivered by the president of the United States, always regarded with great anticipation, will have an equal air of suspense surrounding it this year, as it will be Obama’s final speech before the General Assembly.

The Colorful World of the UN

September 28, 2014 // Kathimerini - Greece - Greek

If New York is the metropolis of the Western world where all ethnicities co-exist, the United Nations organization is its mirror. Overall, 193 countries worldwide take part in this international organization, which was founded after the end of World War II to prevent future conflicts. This week the U.N. General [Read more]