Europa Newswire - Editorial Image Licensing Agency

Posts Tagged » UN Headquarters

North Korea denies violence, says South Korea and U.S. “on the brink” of starting second Korean war

Aug 22, 2015 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

Aruna Dutt, UNITED NATIONS  – 22 Aug. 2015   An exchange of fire took place at the border between North and South Korea on Thursday afternoon,  beginning with one shell fire from North Korea  at South Korea, followed by 36 shells from South Korea landing on the North Korean side, said Ja Song Nam, Permanent Representative of the Mission of North Korea to the United Nations on Friday afternoon at a United Nations press conference, while other North Korean UN officials insisted that North Korea has never fired any bullet or shell on south Korea, and it was completely fabricated [Read More]

World Humanitarian Day 2015

Aug 20, 2015 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

United Nations, New York, USA, August 18 2015 –  World Humanitarian Day celebration at UN Headquarters in NYC. Performances by Juanes, Inna Modja and Cody Simpson On the Photo: Juanes, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Mrs.Ban and Amy Robach, Photo by: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire On the eve of World Humanitarian Day, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged “everyone to show solidarity as global citizens” by signing up to the #ShareHumanity campaign launched a week before the event in New York, to “help us to share moving stories of hope and resilience from around the world.” Opening the event at the United Nations (UN) [Read More]

Robert Redford talk climate change at UN

Jun 30, 2015 Celebrities, News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

United Nations, New York, USA, June 29 2015 – Candid photos of Robert Redford during his visit to the UN Headquarters. Robert Redford was there to speak on a meeting of ECOSOC on Clime Changes On the Photo: Robert Redford Credit: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire Academy Award-winning actor and long-time conservationist Robert Redford told a General Assembly high level meeting on climate change today that “we can no longer claim ignorance as an excuse for inaction” as the” overwhelming judgment of science that climate change is real–and the result of human activity.” “Nothing less than the fate of our planet will hang [Read More]

© EuropaNewsWire