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New York, Dec 5(Just Earth News): United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Monday stressed the importance of all States ratifying the treaty that established the International Criminal Court as the central institution of the global criminal justice system, known as the Rome Statute.

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UN voices support for Somali Government’s efforts at first-ever security conference in Mogadishu

New York, Dec 5(Just Earth News): At Somalia's first-ever security conference, hosted by the country’s Federal President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed “Farmaajo” in t ...

Yemen: As threat of famine looms, UN urges Saudi-led coalition to fully lift blockade of Red Sea ports

New York, Dec 3 (Just Earth News): Top officials from across the United Nations system called on Saturday for the Saudi-led coalition to fully lift its blockade of Yemen's Red Sea ...

Central African Republic: ‘Restoring hope,’ UN agriculture agency helps ex-fighters start anew

New York, Dec 2(Just Earth News): Over 1,000 ex-fighters in the conflict-riddled Central African Republic (CAR) have traded their weapons for farming equipment, as part of a United Nat ...

Is Trump suffering from severe health ailments?

Washington, Dec 1 (JEN): US President Donald Trump is a very busy man. He's often seen tweeting about things that bothers the US (read him). At times, Trump tweets about his likabi ...

Syria: UN-supported talks in Geneva extended until mid-December

New York, Dec 1(Just Earth News): Previewing what he said will be “not just a normal round of talks,” Staffan de Mistura, the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria, insist ...

Security Council hails ‘remarkable achievements’ one year after Colombian peace accord

New York, Dec 1(Just Earth News): The Security Council on Thursday marked the one year anniversary of the signing and entry-into-force of the peace agreement between the Government of ...

Antalya: South-South Development Expo closes with strengthened cooperation to achieve Global Goals

New York, Dec 1(Just Earth News): The Global South-South Development Expo 2017 wrapped up on Thursday in Antalya, Turkey, with delegations from dozens of countries, key international o ...

Japan's Emperor Akihito to step down in April 2019

Tokyo, Dec 1 (JEN): Japanese Emperor Akihito is set to step down in April 2019, ending his 30-year-old rule, media reports said.

On Day of Solidarity, UN reaffirms two-state solution as only answer to ‘question of Palestine’

New York, Nov 30(Just Earth News): The Question of Palestine is inextricably linked with the history of the United Nations and is one of the longest-standing issues on the Organization ...