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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.


My guest today will be Dr. Joan Clos, the Secretary-General of the Habitat III Conference and …

Presenting Country Reports to Third Committee, Experts Propose Changes to Unjust, Inhumane Practices, as Delegates Question Findings

Non-compliance on the part of States had hindered the ability of human rights rapporteurs to investigate violations in countries under their purview, the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) heard today during its first day …

Press Releases: Joint Statement of the 2016 United States – Republic of Korea Foreign and Defense Ministers' Meeting


U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter convened a “2+2” meeting with Republic of Korea (ROK) Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se and Minister of National Defense Han Min-koo in Washington, …

Speech by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the 20th anniversary of the European Policy Centre – “The road to Rome: from crisis management to governing the EU”

Mister President, Dear Herman,

Ladies and gentlemen,

Dear friends,

It is always a pleasure to celebrate a birthday, especially when it belongs to someone else.

And I am happy to see here some good friends:…

Report – EU strategy towards Iran after the nuclear agreement – A8-0286/2016 – Committee on Foreign Affairs

on EU strategy towards Iran after the nuclear agreement


The European Parliament,

–  having regard to the joint statement made by the Vice-President of the Commission / High Representative of the …

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