Posts Tagged ‘ International Peace ’

UN demands end to conflict-related sexual violence

October 1, 2009
UN demands end to conflict-related sexual violence

The UN Security Council demanded on Wednesday the end of sexual violence in armed conflict, a scourge that has plagued many conflict-stricken regions around the world. UN Security council holds a session on women, peace and security at the UN headquarters in New York, the United States, Sept. 30, 2009. The UN Security Council unanimously [...]

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Russia pursues more effective role in Mideast

June 24, 2009
Russia pursues more effective role in Mideast

Visiting Russian President Dmitry Medvedev started his first two-day visit to Egypt on Tuesday, pursuing a more effective role in the Middle East. Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak (R) and visiting Russian President Dmitry Medvedev attend a press conference in Cairo, capital of Egypt, June 23, 2009. (Xinhua/Zhang Ning)Medvedev said that Russia plans to hold an [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...