U.A.E. CONGRATULATES EGYPT ON 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF OCT WAR VICTORY AGAINST ISRAEL

DUBAI, United Arab Emirate, The United Arab Emirates' (UAE's) President, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, sent, on Saturday, a congratulatory message, to Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, on the 45th anniversary of Egypt's victory over Israe...

UN chief urges peaceful, free and fair elections in Cameroon

In a statement from his spokesperson, the UN chief also called on all stakeholders to exercise restraint before, during and after the election.rdquo;He also urged all Cameroonians to exercise their democratic rights, urging all candidates to address an...

Melania Trump in Malawi, Next Stop on Goodwill Africa Tour

LILONGWE, MALAWI, U.S. first lady Melania Trump visited Malawi Thursday on the second leg of her four-nation tour of Africa.Trump landed in the capital, Lilongwe, and went to a primary school where about 8,000 children are taught by just 75

Rights Group Says Egypt ‘Forcibly Disappeared’ Lawyer

CAIRO, An international rights group on Wednesday urged Egypt to reveal the whereabouts of a well-known human rights lawyer who went missing after being detained.An Egyptian court ordered the release of Ezzat Ghoneim and another lawyer, Azzoz Mahgoub, ...

On day three, of UN Assembly debate, Israel and Palestine put sharp focus on complexities thwarting peace

As the United Nations General Assembly's annual general debate reached its halfway mark on Thursday, one of the world's longest-running and most intractable crises, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, almost as old as the UN itself, came into stark relie...

On day three, of UN Assembly debate, Israel and Palestine put sharp focus on complexities thwarting peace

As the United Nations General Assembly's annual general debate reached its halfway mark on Thursday, one of the world's longest-running and most intractable crises, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, almost as old as the UN itself, came into stark relie...

Journalists Jailed in Record Numbers Worldwide

UNITED NATIONS, Journalists are being jailed in unprecedented numbers across the globe, with 262 detained for their work at the end of 2017, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists."The jailing of journalists is a brutal form of censorship th...

Group of 77 and China ‘a Force for Multilateralism That Delivers for People’, Says Secretary-General at Coalition’s Annual Meeting

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' remarks at the opening ceremony of the forty-second annual meeting of foreign ministers of the Group of 77 developing countries and China, in New York today:President [Abdel Fattah al] Sisi [of Egypt...