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Palestinians unfazed by Israeli threats

Mahmoud Abbas is to address the U.N. General Assembly later this week and request full U.N. membership. ... is to address the U.N. General Assembly later this week and request full U.N. membership. ... Bank city of Ramallah to express support for their president's move to win U.N. recognition ...

23/09/2011 - 12:59 - comment 0

U.S. resumes intense diplomatic effort to press U.N. to act on Iraq; Baghdad resists American pressure

of a Briton who has been a frequent visitor to the Iraqi capital and vocal critic of the U.N. sanctions ... and group meetings Monday as well as one speech, set on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly and was due ... to confront," Downer told ABC Radio from New York.     In Canberra, Defense Minister Robert Hill told ...

18/05/2010 - 16:36 - comment 0

Chirac says France to veto new resolution on Iraq; Annan warns U.S. may violate U.N. charter

Meanwhile, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan warned Washington on Monday that -- without U.N. Security ... not support military action until the inspectors explicitly tell the U.N. Security Council that they cannot ... and we will not be if there is not a decision by the U.N.," he said.     "The ...

18/05/2010 - 16:19 - comment 0

Sources: U.S., Britain draft tough U.N. resolution on Iraq; Annan meets Iraqi FM

headquarters in New York, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan urged Iraqi Foreign Minister Naji Sabri ... diplomats told The Associated Press. France, Russia and Arab states oppose a new resolution.     ...

18/05/2010 - 16:36 - comment 0

U.S. may not seek Security Council vote; Report: U.N. has post-Saddam plans for Iraq

The officials stressed that a variety of options are on the table and all depend on the outcome of a U.N. Security Council debate on the U.S.-backed war resolution. In a new development, Russia's top diplomat ... Frechette, the Canadian deputy of Kofi Annan, the UN secretary general, and was drawn up in New York ...

18/05/2010 - 16:20 - comment 0

Everybody loves Abbas as Palestine gets lucky at the UN

. The U.N. General Assembly on Thursday voted overwhelmingly to recognize Palestine as a non-member state, ... got a standing ovation on Thursday as he made a historic appeal to the U.N. General Assembly ... ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice, told the U.N. General Assembly on Thursday.The United States ...

Editor's Choice - 30/11/2012 - 08:24 - comment 0

Arab states urge Iraq to accept U.N. inspectors; Israeli sources: Attack on Iraq to start by November

late Saturday he hoped the crisis could be resolved without a new U.N. resolution.     Naji Sabri's arrival in New York on Friday for the U.N. General Assembly annual debate set off meetings between ... Under pressure from Arab state to allow U.N. weapons ...

18/05/2010 - 16:36 - comment 0

Saudi FM: U.N. should resolve Iraq crisis

General Assembly in New York.     Chirac's spokeswoman, Catherine Colonna, meanwhile, reiterated the French president's view - expressed in an interview with the New York Times earlier ...

18/05/2010 - 16:37 - comment 0

Maher: U.N. should be “judge” on whether to strike Iraq

Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher said on Tuesday prior to his departure for a meeting of the UN General Assembly in New York.     "We have the... problem of Iraq and whether a military strike ...

18/05/2010 - 16:37 - comment 0

Arab nations urge U.N. to end Palestinian-Israeli conflict; Syrian FM to join Quartet meeting

In a speech to the 57th session of the UN General Assembly Sunday, Jordanian Foreign Minister Marwan Muasher ... the Palestinian people," he told the General Assembly.     The toughest speech came from Faruk ... Lebanon, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Jordan in the delegation, which is due to meet on Tuesday in New York ...

18/05/2010 - 16:36 - comment 0