The head of the United Nations Committee on Enforced Disappearances said Friday that there is an “almost total and structural” lack of punishment in Mexico for the crime of abduction ….
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The World Trade Organization (WTO) negotiations on exemptions are currently deadlocked amid opposition from some wealthy countries. US President Joe Biden has called on countries attending next week’s World Trade ….
The Sonora Mothers Research Organization found more than 20 bodies in secret graves in the town of East Hermosillo, Mexico, this week. The group announced the discovery on Wednesday Twitter. ….
The World Health Organization (WHO) has identified a new strain of coronavirus discovered in South Africa as a “variant of concern”, prompting countries around the world to impose travel restrictions ….
Mexico City (AFP) – The United Nations refugee agency and a private foundation announced a type of foster care program Friday to house about 120 unaccompanied minor migrants with Mexican ….
‘Unjustifiable’, ‘extremely draconian’ and ‘counterproductive’ – these are just some of the words South Africa’s health minister used as he criticized countries around the world that have decided to restrict ….
NEW YORK, NY – (Newsfile Corp. – November 26, 2021) – To celebrate the 76th anniversary of the United Nations, a Global Elite-themed online video summit promoting the 17 Sustainable ….
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed vowed victory, with state media saying it was his first message after he headed to the front line this week to lead government forces in ….
The Biden administration on Friday recommended overhauling the country’s oil and gas leasing program to focus on areas most suitable for energy development and raise energy companies’ costs to explore ….
The world’s largest vaccine maker halted shipments of COVID shots in March as India saw an explosion in infections. The Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine maker, has ….
The Belarusian leader’s first appearance near the chaotic border since the outbreak of the crisis. With no end in sight to the weeks-long crisis on the European Union’s eastern border, ….
The site’s history dates back about 1,300 years and represents a rare find in an archaeological-rich region of Iraq. Baghdad, Iraq – Officials said that an excavation mission at the ….
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AFP) – Police used tear gas to disperse hundreds of people in a city in central Iran who were protesting to demand the government take action ….
Guidance has been issued for all countries to conduct rigorous testing and screening of international travelers from South Africa and other “at-risk” countries. India has issued advice to all states ….