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Vatican recognizes Palestine in treaty

...Vatican had welcomed the decision by the U.N. General Assembly in 2012 to recognize a Palestinian state and had...resolution because it doesn't have voting rights at the General Assembly.The Vatican's efforts to downplay the move seemed...
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Seeking support for Sealaska Bill

Later this week Juneau will host the General Assembly of the Central Council of the Tlingit & Haida Indian...governing body in the region, and I hope to see the General Assembly adopt a resolution or take some action to support...
Palestinians will submit UN membership letter

...Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addresses the General Assembly.As the Palestinians edged closer to seeking statehood...membership on Friday, ahead of Abbas' speech to the General Assembly. Abbas also met with French Foreign Minister Alain...
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Consortium hosts run, walk Saturday

...three-mile fun run/walk during the 63rd Annual General Assembly of the Central Council of the Tlingít and Haida Indian...over by 8:45 (so delegates can be back at the General Assembly by 9 a.m.). There will be light snacks and refreshments...
Iran minister, UN chief discuss nuclear issue

...his first appearance at the General Assembly on Tuesday."I commend on the sidelines of the General Assembly.Avaaz, an activist organization...leaders to agree to talks at the General Assembly. It is also running polls in...
New president says Iran ready for nuclear negotiations

...sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly to try to restart nuclear negotiations...sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly. "We believe the nuclear issue...enrichment of uranium.In his own General Assembly speech on Tuesday, Obama said...
Lebanon's economy ravaged by Syria by the World Bank.The assessment was prepared quickly for a meeting of donors and others at the U.N. General Assembly in New York next week to try to raise aid to relieve Lebanon's heavy financial burden. U.N. Secretary-General...
Student government leaders from across state gather at JDHS

...resolutions that are important to their schools, communities or regions, and then those ideas are debated by a general assembly of students. If the resolution is adopted, it will be forwarded to the appropriate state authority - such as the...
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Sudan drops off Internet on 3rd day of riots

...fighting between government-backed tribes and rebels.Al-Bashir received an invitation to attend the U.N. General Assembly and applied for a visa to enter the U.S. The State Department said Washington received a visa request but that...
The coming UN debacle

...potential vote in the U.N. General Assembly on Palestinian statehood might...state was born - by a U.N. General Assembly vote in 1947.But a U.N...endorsing an imposed solution, the General Assembly would be telling Israelis that...


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