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Death Of A Peace Keeper; Kofi Annan (1938 – 2018)

In December 2006, on the eve of Kofi Annan stepping down as the seventh Secretary General – a tenure he served for 9 years from 1997 to 2006 – I was a journalist working in New York, assigned to cover the farewell reception hosted in his honor by the Ghanian …

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World Leaders arrive New York for 69th UN General Assembly

Presidents, prime ministers, kings and potentates are gathering in New York for the 69th General Assembly of the UN. For the 140 chiefs of state and government who plan to attend the session, including President Barack Obama, Francois Hollande of France, Park Geun-Hye of South Korea, and King Abdullah of …

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Jamaica hosts United Nations Pageant

The United Nations Pageant is an international event, dedicated to identifying and showcasing the best tourism and ambassadors of humanity. Contestants are scored on inner beauty or how they relate with others, and show support towards community service. Contestants from Africa, South America, India, the United States and the Caribbean …

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United Nations General Assembly

New York – President Obama delivered a speech at UNGA — the United Nations General Assembly — in New York City. The President expressed optimism at the prospects for diplomacy in solving a range of long-simmering conflicts across the globe: “For decades, the United Nations has in fact made a …

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Equatorial Guinea Saluted in New York City

New York City, New York – With the beautiful ambiance overlooking the East River, the United Nations played host for the Republic of Equatorial Guinea forty-fourth Anniversary marking their Independence from Spain. Diplomats from United Nations member states, Observer Status Missions and Representatives of Non-Governmental Agencies were on hand to …

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