Daily Archives: October 9, 2017

Right to Self determination Not Absolute, Inapplicable to Malvinas Inhabitants, Argentina’s Representative Tells Fourth Committee

Delegates Call for Palestinian Statehood as Bolivia Urges Halt to Israel’s Colonialist Expansion, Saudi Arabia Touts Arab Peace Initiative

While Argentina would always defend the right to self‑determination everywhere, that principle was not absolute and …

Africa: Uganda National Day

On behalf of the people of the United States, our best wishes to all Ugandans as you celebrate the 55th anniversary of your independence.

The United States values its relationship with Uganda, a key partner …

Africa: Uganda National Day


Press Statement

Rex W. Tillerson

Secretary of State

Washington, DC
October 9, 2017


On behalf of the people of the United States, our best wishes to all Ugandans as you celebrate the 55th anniversary of

Global unemployment passes 200 million in 2017, UN labour agency reports

9 October 2017 &#150 More than 200 million people are out of work around the world – an increase of 3.4 million since last year, the United Nations labour agency said Monday, calling for policies …

Global unemployment “over 200 million” in 2017: ILO

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Factory workers producing shirts in Accra, Ghana. Photo: World Bank/Dominic Chavez

More than 200 million people are out of work around the world – an increase of 3.4 million since …