Chinese President Xi Jinping receives credentials of 29 ambassadors

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Chinese President Xi Jinping receives credentials of 29 ambassadors” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-04-14/Chinese-President-Xi-Jinping-receives-credentials-of-29-ambassadors-ZsvaumpwJ2/index.html Chinese President Xi Jinping received the credentials of 29 new ambassadors to China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Wednesday. The ambassadors were from Afghanistan, Greece, Bosnia and Herzegovina, … Read more Chinese President Xi Jinping receives credentials of 29 ambassadors

Pacific Islands Forum in disarray after Micronesian nations quit peak regional body | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Pacific Islands Forum in disarray after Micronesian nations quit peak regional body | The World” – below is their description. The Pacific Islands Forum is in crisis after a several nations announced they’re withdrawing from the region’s top body. The leaders of Nauru, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Palau, … Read more Pacific Islands Forum in disarray after Micronesian nations quit peak regional body | The World

#UNGA75 General Debate Live (Pakistan, Palestine, Canada, & More) – 25 September 2020

United Nations published this video item, entitled “#UNGA75 General Debate Live (Pakistan, Palestine, Canada, & More) – 25 September 2020” – below is their description. Join us LIVE for the historic 75th United Nations General Assembly debate! From 22 – 26 and 29 September 2020, more than 100 world leaders, thousands of diplomats and advocates … Read more #UNGA75 General Debate Live (Pakistan, Palestine, Canada, & More) – 25 September 2020

🇫🇲 Micronesia – President Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

United Nations published this video item, entitled “🇫🇲 Micronesia – President Addresses General Debate, 75th Session” – below is their description. David Panuelo, President and Head of Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, addresses the general debate of the 75th Session of the General Assembly of the UN (New York, 22 – 29 September … Read more 🇫🇲 Micronesia – President Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

75th Anniversary of the United Nations – Official Commemoration (21 September 2020)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “75th Anniversary of the United Nations – Official Commemoration (21 September 2020)” – below is their description. High-level meeting to commemorate the seventy-fifth anniversary of the United Nations – General Assembly, 3rd plenary meeting, 75th session. Under the theme, “The future we want, the United Nations we need: … Read more 75th Anniversary of the United Nations – Official Commemoration (21 September 2020)

Miraculous Escape | Three sailors rescued from uninhabited island thanks to ‘SOS’ message

Three sailors were found on the remote uninhabited Micronesian island of Pikelot and rescued by the Australian Defense Force thanks to the ‘SOS’ message they left on the beach. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow … Read more Miraculous Escape | Three sailors rescued from uninhabited island thanks to ‘SOS’ message

Three men rescued after writing SOS on deserted island

Three men have been rescued from a tiny Pacific island after writing a giant SOS sign in the sand that was spotted from above, authorities say. The men had been missing in the Micronesia archipelago for nearly three days when their distress signal was spotted Sunday on uninhabited Pikelot Island by searchers on Australian and … Read more Three men rescued after writing SOS on deserted island

Sustainable Development & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 July 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Sustainable Development – Rise For All – Colombia – Mandela Lecture – Armenia/Azerbaijan – Mali – Central African Republic – Darfur – Syria – COVID-19/Trinidad And Tobago – COVID-19/Response And Recovery Programme SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT This morning, the Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, spoke at the Ministerial … Read more Sustainable Development & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 July 2020)

Gender equality: The best-ranked parliaments

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Women’s rights may be advancing in many sectors…but they remain sorely under-represented in parliaments around the world. Only 2 countries boast at least 50% female MPs: Rwanda and Bolivia – nations not traditionally known as champions of equality. … Read more Gender equality: The best-ranked parliaments

Marshall Islands takes world nuclear powers to ICJ

The tiny Republic of the Marshall Islands in Micronesia is taking on the world’s nuclear powers with an unprecedented legal case that is being heard at The Hague-based International Court of Justice (ICJ). The islanders say their lives were ruined by dozens of nuclear tests in the 12 years to 1958 along their territory. Generations … Read more Marshall Islands takes world nuclear powers to ICJ

Marshall Islands takes nuclear powers to ICC

The tiny Marshall Islands in Micronesia is taking on the world’s nuclear powers with an unprecedented legal case that is being heard at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague. The islanders say their lives were ruined by dozens of nuclear tests in the 12 years to 1958 along their territory. Generations past and … Read more Marshall Islands takes nuclear powers to ICC

New Swedish Ambassador in Tokyo to be Lars Vargö

Lars Vargö has been announced as the new ambassador for the Swedish embassy in Tokyo. The diplomat has been Sweden’s Ambassador in Seoul, Republic of Korea, since 2006. He has previously been Ambassador in Vilnius and has held various positions at the Embassy in Tokyo. He has also served at the Embassies in Tripoli and … Read more New Swedish Ambassador in Tokyo to be Lars Vargö