Posts Tagged ‘United Nations’

Lavrov: Western bloc headed by Washington rejects UN principle that all states are equal (2 video En, Ru)

Σεπτεμβρίου 27, 2014 Σχολιάστε

sergei lavrov mid ru  official fotoThe US-led Western block rejects the principle of the equality of sovereign states secured by the UN Charter while advocating democracy in the international arena, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov addressing the UNGA.
«The US-led Western alliance, while acting as an advocate of democracy, rule of law and human rights in individual countries, is acting in the international arena from the opposite position, rejecting the democratic principle of the sovereign right of states enshrined in the UN Charter and trying to decide for others what is good and what is bad,» Lavrov said at the 69th session of the UN General Assembly in New York on Saturday……………………… EL AN………………………EL Ethnos

On Day for Eradication of Poverty, UN urges heeding call of marginalized, ending discrimination

Οκτώβριος 17, 2013 Σχολιάστε

Η ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗ ΕΚΡΗΞΗ ΠΡΟ ΤΩΝ ΠΥΛΩΝ17 October 2013 – Urging greater support for people struggling to escape poverty and build better lives, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Nations marked the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty by calling on the world to “listen to the voices that often go unheard.”

“If we are to realize the future we want for all, we must hear and heed the calls of the marginalized,” Mr. Ban said in his message for the International Day, which has been observed at UN Headquarters since 1993 and around the world since 1987. This year’s commemoration recognizes people living in poverty as critical partners for tackling the world’s development challenges……………… Διαβάστε περισσότερα…