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Press statement by the co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group, 13 July 2020

MOSCOW / PARIS / WASHINGTON D.C., 13 July 2020 – The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (Igor Popov of the Russian Federation, Stéphane Visconti of France, and Andrew Schofer of the United States of America)‎, released the following statement today: According to reports from the Ministries of Defence of Armenia and Azerbaijan, as well

Iraq Information Centre marks five years linking people with assistance

Since launching in July 2015, the centre has connected over 3 million people in Iraq with vital information and assistance. Operated by UNOPS on behalf of the Iraq Humanitarian Country Team, the success of the Iraq Information Centre is the result of an effective partnership between UN agencies and non-governmental organizations, enabling two-way communication between

PM Abiy Confers with SNNPR Leaderships

Addis Ababa : Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed today discussed with federal and regional leaders of Southern Nations Nationality Peoples’ Region (SNNPR) on the issues of peace, regional structure and nation building. During the discussion, PM Abiy said the structure of SNNPR has been its own gaps and the legitimate questions have been raised particularly in

BREAKING: Security Council extends for one year, lifesaving cross-border aid to Syria

On its fourth attempt this week, the Security Council has on Saturday, authorized for one year, cross-border humanitarian aid from Turkey into northwest Syria. Updated resolution 2533 will allow the delivery of food, medicine and other lifesaving assistance through the Bab al-Hawa Border Crossing. Germany, cosponsor of the resolution, expressed relief over the extension. “It

Elections 2020-21 : Encourager les femmes à prendre une active au processus

« Centrafricains viennent en grand nombre, car ils veulent pouvoir exercer leur droit de vote […] Il faut une mobilisation et une sensibilisation au niveau des femmes. Que leurs noms apparaissent sur les listes, afin qu’elles puissent voter et, pour celles qui le désirent, se porter candidates », a indiqué la Représentante spéciale adjointe du