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PH votes vs Russia’s annexation of Crimea at UN

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The Philippines was among the 100 countries that voted in favor of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly resolution that scored Russia’s annexation of Crimea and affirmed Ukraine’s territorial integrity.

Posted: March 29th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

UN enacts int’l treaty allowing child rights abuse cases vs State

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Children whose human rights have been violated can now seek international justice through the United Nations. On Wednesday, the UN General Assembly, enacted an instrument known as the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure (OP3 CRC) that was adopted in December 2011.

Posted: January 15th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH breaks ranks with US on Palestinian statehood

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The Philippines was one of the 138 countries that voted in favor of a UN General Assembly resolution upgrading Palestine’s observer status in the world body.

Posted: December 1st, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Del Rosario warns against settling disputes by force

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Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario

Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario has warned against settling disputes by armed force, saying at a United Nations meeting that “the cost of conflict is too high in lives lost, in futures destroyed and in what must be done to rebuild.”

Posted: May 24th, 2012 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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