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Press Conference on the Yemen War by the Ambassadors of Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Yemen

May 26, 2015 Security Council, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

United Nations, New York, USA, May 20 2015 –  Abdallah Yahya A. Al-Mouallimi (centre), Permanent Representative of Saudi Arabia to the UN, speaks to journalists, following a closed-door Security Council meeting on the situation in Yemen. On the Photo: Also addressing reporters with him were Khaled Hussein Mohamed Alyemany (left), Permanent Representative of the Republic of Yemen; and Alya Ahmed Saif Al-Thani, Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar. Credit: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire United Nations, New York, USA, May 23 2015 – Khaled Hussein Mohamed Alyemany, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Yemen to the UN, speaks to journalists, following a [Read More]

Saudi Arabia Donates $100 Million to UN Counter Terrorism Centre

Aug 17, 2014 News, Secretary General, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Photo by Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire Since it was founded in 2011, the United Nations has urged governments worldwide to help fund their Counter Terrorism Centre. Saudi Arabia answered that call on Wednesday, donating $100 million dollars to help support the Centre’s efforts. The country has also issued a challenge to other nations, calling on them to match their support.   According to Saudi ambassador to the United States Adel al-Jubeir, the money will be used to help provide technology, tools, and other methods that will allow the Centre to confront and eliminate terrorist threats around the world. When the UN Counter [Read More]

$100 million to UN Counter Terrorism Centre

Aug 16, 2014 News, Secretary General, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Photo by Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon thanked the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for donating $100 million for the Counter Terrorism Centre. The Secretary-General said the Centre, which was launched in 2011 with an initial $10 million contribution by Saudi Arabia, has supported 31 projects around the world. The United States, the United Kingdom and Germany have responded to that call, Secretary-General Ban told reporters. “I urge other Member States to follow the example of Saudi Arabia by investing in the Centre’s efforts. I am confident that this timely contribution will make a real difference at national, regional and [Read More]

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