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Has the UN Transformed itself into a Vast Humanitarian Relief Organization?

by Thalif Deen (united nations) Monday, June 06, 2022 Inter Press Service UNITED NATIONS, Jun 06 (IPS) – The United Nations, which has failed to help resolve some of the world’s ongoing and longstanding civil wars and military conflicts—including Palestine, Afghanistan, Yemen, Western Sahara, Myanmar, Syria, and most recently, Ukraine—was rightfully …

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Boris Johnson breathes a sigh of relief on Partygate scandal. But another crisis will be along soon | CNN

Boris Johnson breathes a sigh of relief on Partygate scandal. But another crisis will be along soon | CNN

London CNN  —  Boris Johnson has been able to end what might have otherwise been a troubling week with an unexpected sigh of relief. On Thursday, it was announced that the British Prime Minister would not receive any further fines from the Metropolitan Police over the “Partygate” scandal that has …

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U.S. to Offer Minor Sanctions Relief to Entice Venezuela to Talks

U.S. to Offer Minor Sanctions Relief to Entice Venezuela to Talks

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration said Tuesday it would slightly loosen the crippling economic sanctions against Venezuela’s government to help restart stagnant talks between President Nicolás Maduro and opposition leaders aimed at easing the country’s political and humanitarian crisis. Senior U.S. officials said resumption of the negotiations were expected to …

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