2014: International Year of Solidarity With the Palestinians. The United Nations today launched the International Year of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, with senior officials urging that the observance be used to redouble efforts to achieve a durable peace between Israel and Palestine.
Just some weeks into 2014, the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement [...]
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UNIS – The United Nations today launched the International Year of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, with senior officials urging that the observance be used to redouble efforts to achieve a durable peace between Israel and Palestine.
“The coming year will be crucial to achieving the two-State solution,” Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson said [...]
I was surprised to be invited to the farewell reception for Ambassador Ali Asghar Soltanieh, the Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the IAEA and the International Organizations at the UN in Vienna, an invitation which I accepted.
I have known the Ambassador for several years now for his reasoned speeches at the IAEA [...]
النمسا تودع د. الوزير وترحب بالسفير القادم
المفوضية العليا تسأل أين مرسي وعلى أي أساس قانوني تم إعتقاله
Reuters – The top United Nations human rights official has asked Egypt’s interim government to explain why the army detained elected President Mohamed Morsi and his close aides and whether it plans to put them on trial, a U.N. [...]
The Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), the United Nations office on drugs and crime (UNODC) today launched for the first time in Vienna the 2013 World Drug Report. The event marks the first step on the road to the 2014 high-level review by the Commission on Narcotic Drugs of the Political Declaration and [...]
قوات النمسا المشاركة في يوندوف في الجولان المحتل تعود اليوم إلى ديارها
سفارة المملكة الأردنية الهاشمية تستعد لإحياء عيد الإستقلال الوطني في فينا
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Trotz kontinuierlicher Verschärfung der Lage in den letzten Wochen und Monaten hat das Bundesheer seinen Auftrag auf den Golanhöhen erfüllt. Zuletzt musste auch der Abzug der kroatischen Soldaten kompensiert [...]
“Political Dialogue is the Only Solution to the Syrian Crisis” said the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon during a meeting held at the Hofburg with President Heinz Fischer. Ki-moon underscored his belief on the Syrian crises saying that the only solution to the crisis is through political dialogue. He said that the recent expressions from both [...]
East Jerusalem – Jan. 22 2013 – The number of psychological trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) cases in the Gaza Strip has increased by more than 100% following Israel’s latest war crimes on Gaza, said a report issued by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) published yesterday.
The incidence of [...]