Daily Archives: September 9, 2017

ICAO and EC share productive exchange on CORSIA, Security, and other current issues of mutual concern

In meetings this week with Mrs. Violeta Bulc, European Commissioner for Transport, and Mr Henrik Hololei, EC Director General for Mobility and Transport, ICAO Secretary General Dr. Fang Liu provided an extended update of …

Hurricane Irma strengthens, tears into Cuba's northern coast

NNA – Hurricane Irma walloped Cuba’s northern coast on Saturday as a Category 5 storm, as millions of Florida residents were ordered to evacuate after the storm killed 21 people in the eastern Caribbean and …

CLEMSON, AUBURN TACKLE HUNGER WITH WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME

The two arch-rivals face off on the gridiron this weekend in one of the year’s most hotly anticipated college football games, but Clemson University and Auburn University are united off the field in their support

South and Central Asia: Tajikistan Independence Day

On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, congratulations to the people of Tajikistan as you celebrate your independence on September 9.

Since gaining independence in 1991, Tajikistan has been a strong …

General Assembly Adopts Texts Including on Human Organ Trafficking Prevention, Indigenous Peoples Enhanced Participation in United Nations

The General Assembly, adopting six consensus resolutions today on issues ranging from preventing the trafficking of human organs to enhancing the participation of indigenous peoples in the United Nations work, also took up its own …