Recognizing the potential of African youth caught up in conflict to forge peace, is crucial for nurturing their developing identities, and could help them turn away from violence, a youth representative told the Security Council on Wednesday.
EThekwini Municipality encourages the public not to pay a bribe to Municipal officials in order to fast-track services, as this is a criminal offence and will be treated as such.
There is a “sign of hope for the long-suffering Syrian people” as a Syrian-led, Syrian-owned, credible and inclusive Constitutional Committee is set to start deliberations this month according to the United Nations Special Envoy for the country.
Some 900,000 mainly Rohingya refugees from Myanmar have sought shelter in the Cox’s Bazar region in south-eastern Bangladesh following military operations two years ago.
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Friday formally announced that tourist visas will be issued for the first time to visitors from 49 countries around the world.
The Chinese government is harvesting and selling organs from persecuted religious and ethnic minorities on an industrial scale, the UN Human Rights Council has been told.
In China’s northwest, the government is stripping the most overt expressions of Islam from a picturesque valley where most residents are devout Muslims.
ANKARA -- Turkey strongly denounced Israel for continuing its "aggressive" policies after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced plans to annex parts of the West Bank following the upcoming elections.