Tag: United Nations

U.N. atomic watchdog confirms Iran installing new centrifuges

The United Nations’ atomic watchdog confirmed Monday that Iran is preparing to use more advanced centrifuges, another breach of limits set in the country’s unraveling nuclear deal with major powers. Iran had already announced the step, its latest violation of the 2015 agreement as it tries to pressure European signatories to find a way to […]

UN Report Urges People Eat Less Meat to Protect the Climate

The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has issued a new report that, among other things, urges humanity to eat far less meat. The report claims that a less meaty diet will free up valuable land — especially in Amazonia — to soak up more carbon from the air. The report contends with “high […]

Armenia and United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) sign memorandum to advance Africa’s smart development

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and Armenia recently signed a memorandum that seeks to unite efforts of the ECA and the Enterprise Incubator Foundation (EIF) in advancing the smart development concept to help Africa in implementing Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development and Africa’s Agenda 2063. Acting Director of the Publication, Conference, Knowledge […]

United Nations Global Compact and Global Compact Network Canada to Host Conference to Accelerate Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals in Canada

Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC), the Canadian network of the United Nations Global Compact, is hosting “Making Global Goals Local Business – Canada”, a two-day conference that aims to accelerate progress on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Canada, taking place on September 9th & 10th 2019 at the Globe and Mail Centre in […]

PALESTINIANS TO RAISE REFUGEE ‘RIGHT OF RETURN’ AT FIRST UN RACISM REVIEW

The PA’s human rights record will be reviewed for the first time by the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination The Palestinian Authority is expected to raise the issue of the “right of return” for Palestinian refugees at its first United Nations racism review in Geneva next month. The PA’s human rights record […]

June sessions of Maine House, Senate, open with Hindu mantras

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed recently delivered the invocations from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Senate and House. Both Maine House of Representatives and Senate in Augusta opened their June 3 and 4 sessions respectively with Hindu mantras containing verses from the world’s oldest extant scripture. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered the invocations from ancient Sanskrit […]

Ambassador Danon calls for sanctions worldwide on Iran

“The world must join the U.S. in sanctioning Iran for this belligerent behavior,” said Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon. “It can never be allowed to acquire nuclear capabilities.” Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon called for the international community to sanction Iran in response to the International Atomic Energy Agency […]

UN poised to launch global ban on all criticism of Islam

Nations belonging to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and other governments adhering to Shariah law across the world are ramping up their new campaign with the United Nations to prohibit all speech that Muslims consider offensive. “Islamist nations … long have sought a determination from the United Nations that any criticism of Islam or […]

AT THE UN, THE BATTLE FOR JERUSALEM IS ETERNALLY WAGED

At the United Nations, the diplomatic battle for a united Jerusalem is eternally waged on almost a monthly basis, whether it is in UN forums in Geneva, Paris or the UN headquarters in New York. The guns of the Six Day War fell silent 52 years ago. The scars of a once divided city have […]

What is Resolution 2334?

UN Security Council Resolution 2334–December 23, 2016 It is Resolution 2334 and these types of United Nations Security Council meetings that are setting the stage for the final war on earth—the Battle of Armageddon! “1. Reaffirms that the establishment by Israel of settlements in the Palestinian territory occupied since 1967, including East Jerusalem, has no […]