Daily Archives: August 5, 2016

Japan heightens security alert, protests latest DPRK missile launch

People's Daily Online

People’s Daily Online

(Xinhua) 10:04, August 03, 2016

TOKYO, Aug. 3 — Japan on Wednesday condemned a missile launch by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and lodged an official protest with Pyongyang saying …

Chicago releases 'shocking' video of police shooting unarmed teen

Answer – VP/HR – Situation of the inhabitants of the Choucha refugee camp – E-004573/2016

The EU is aware of the situation in Choucha and the very difficult living conditions and uncertain legal situation of the people living there. The EU has been active through both its diplomatic contacts and …

Tackling human trafficking is a global concern

Guatemala and Zimbabwe have joined global efforts to raise awareness on the plight of the victims of human trafficking. Photo: UNODC5 August 2016 – In recent days, two countries in different parts of the world have stepped up their efforts to address human trafficking in their respective national contexts. The worldwide Blue Heart Campaign against …

Congo’s Political Crisis: What is the Way Forward?

While a presidential election was initially scheduled for November 27 in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Congolese government and election officials now state flatly that the election will not occur. President Joseph Kabila is …