Daily Archives: October 6, 2017

Economic and Social Council Elects Vice President for 2018 Session, Takes Note of Experts Appointed to Committee on International Cooperation in Tax Matters

As it continued its newly-opened 2018 session this afternoon, the Economic and Social Council completed the election of its bureau and took note of appointments to the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax …

Photos of the Week

Sunday, October 1, 2017

President Donald J. Trump aboard Marine One prepares to land at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey, Sunday, October 1, 2017.

(Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian)…

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**Nobel Peace Prize

As you will have seen now, this morning, the Secretary-General tweeted out his congratulations …

Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Call with President Emmanuel Macron of France

President Donald J. Trump spoke today with President Emmanuel Macron of France.  President Macron expressed his condolences regarding the shooting in Las Vegas.  President Trump welcomed President Macron’s sympathies and expressed gratitude for the prompt …

Press Releases: Senior Administration Officials on Sudan Sanctions

MODERATOR: Thank you. Thank you, and good afternoon, everyone. Thank you for joining us today for today’s background call on Sudan sanctions. To discuss our decision in more detail, we have [Senior Administration Official One]. …