Daily Archives: July 26, 2017

Commission on Limits of Continental Shelf, Forty-Fourth Session Appointments

NEW YORK, 25 July (Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea) � On 24 July, the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf held the first plenary meeting of its forty-fourth session, held from 24 July …

Drug bust shocks quiet neighbourhood

The posh neighbourhood of Dobsonville, Soweto, was rocked by news on Tuesday that amongst its quiet streets, where children often play, was a hiding place for a multimillion drug lab.

Three people were arrested after police discovered a multimillion drug …

Economic and Social Council Adopts Texts on Repercussions of Israeli Occupation, South Sudan Crisis, Haiti’s Development, during Coordination, Management Meeting

The Economic and Social Council adopted seven resolutions and one decision on issues ranging from Haiti’s long-term development, to the economic and social repercussions of the Israeli occupation, and support for Non-Self-Governing Territories, as it launched the third round of …

Letter to the Global Coalition From Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIS

Dear Coalition Partners,

To mark this month’s gathering of our 73-member Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS here in Washington, I again congratulate the Government of Iraq, Iraqi Security Forces, Kurdish Peshmerga, and the entire Global Coalition on the liberation of …