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SG Comments on Tour of Ebola-Affected Countries

Dec 23, 2014 News, Secretary General, United Nations , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Stephanie Zawalski/Europa Newswire December 22, 2014 UNITED NATIONS — The UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, spoke after a system-wide meeting addressing the Ebola crisis, insisting that the UN’s response to the outbreak needs to be “Rapid, effective and comprehensive.” He emphasized the importance of embracing those, including medical professionals, who traveled to affected areas, stating that, “Ebola caregivers should be praised, not shunned. People who have traveled to Ebola-affected countries and have no signs of infection, are no threat” and commented that it is also critical to “combat the contagion of fear.” During his travels he visited the countries hit hardest [Read More]

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Times Square – Tip To Enjoy The Ball Drop

Dec 19, 2014 News , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

8c30f50459b382f5e9d2ab3bb1dd73631bff3a84fc2d494b37fc5a6ae25dcfcc1a9a4999fcd6c64f Photos by: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire New York, December 19 2014 – One of the most popular of all the New Year’s evening traditions is the dropping of the ball in the Times Square. During this time, millions of people prefer reaching to the New York City every year to participate in this unforgettable New Year’s celebration. The ball drop as well as the countdown has been an annual ritual since the year 1907, which the only exceptions in the year 1942 and 1943 due to the world war II restrictions. There are millions of people literally that want to make [Read More]

Millions March Against Police Brutality

Dec 19, 2014 News , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

8c30f50459b382f5e9d2ab3bb1dd73631bff3a84fc2d494b37fc5a6ae25dcfcc1a9a4999fcd6c64f Photos by: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire Six Avenue, New York, December 13 2014 – More than fifty thousand people came out into the streets in New York along with thousands in other cities like Boston, Oakland, Atlanta, Berkeley and Washington to file a protest against the Police brutality. This protest was being made to draw attention towards the death of the unarmed black men from the hands of white police officers and demanding the government to come up with a legislative action. The police spokesman from Oakland stated that 2,500 to 3,000 people held a largely peaceful protest in the downtown area, [Read More]

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