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Africa50 to support continent’s gas for clean power, others
Africa50, in a statement made available to The Guardian, said it will support the development of Africa’s natural gas resources to help countries produce clean power, accelerate their industrialisation...
Israel PM lashes Iran, claims secret atomic warehouse
Israel's prime minister on Thursday accused arch-enemy Tehran of harboring a secret atomic warehouse, making deft use of ample props and vowing that his country would never let Iran develop nuclear weapons.
Thousands greet Qatar's emir on return home
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani travelled to Turkey, France, Germany and the US -- where he addressed the UN General Assembly -- his first overseas engagement since Qatar was isolated politically by neighbouring states.
Kabila at UN pledges DR Congo elections but still no date
Addressing the General Assembly, Kabila appealed for support from his "true friends" as his country confronts what he described as major logistical and security challenges to organize the vote.
Kim hits back at Trump as US ramps up North Korea sanctions
The US president unveiled the new measures as he met with the leaders of allies Japan and South Korea, even as key international players China and Russia voiced unease with his more aggressive approach.
Iran won't bow to US 'bullying' on nuclear deal - Khamenei
Iran will not give in to US "bullying" as Washington attempts to undermine Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers, the Islamic republic's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Sunday.
Nigeria appointed acting president UN General Assembly
The Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nigeria’s Ambassador/Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Bande, presided over the 193-member body.
UN establishes Technology Bank for least developed countries
The UN General Assembly on Friday, officially established a Technology Bank to accelerate the technological Advancement of the Least Developed Countries (LDCs).