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JUST IN: #BNNEthiopia Reports.

Abiy Ahmed Ali @AbiyAhmedAli, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia welcomed António Guterres @antonioguterres, the Secretary General of the United Nations on Thursday. They discussed multiple issues of global importance.
Moussa Faki Mahamat (@AUC_MoussaFaki), the chairperson of the African Union Commission also took part in this meeting.

Abiy Ahmed wrote, "I warmly welcome to #Ethiopia UNSG @antonioguterres. Joined by AUC Chair @AUC_MoussaFaki, we held fruitful discussions on a number of issues.
...I look forward to our strengthened collaboration".

Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital hosts the sixth annual African Union-United Nations conference.
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#UN General Assembly demands full withdrawal of #Israeli occupation from occupied #SyrianGolan
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The UN General Assembly has renewed the adoption of a resolution by a majority of Member States calling on the Israeli occupation to fully withdraw from the occupied Syrian Golan to the line of June 4, 1967, in implementation of the relevant Security Council resolutions. Image
92 countries voted in favor of the resolution entitled “The Syrian Golan”, and 8 countries voted against the resolution while 65 countries abstained from voting.
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BREAKING: #BNNVietnam Reports.

At a UN General Assembly meeting on November 30, Vietnam's Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Dang Hoang Giang, called on the international community to aid Palestine in achieving independence. #Vietnam #UK #UN #Government #Palestine Image
Giang expressed his concern about the unpredictability of the general situation and the violence in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, saying that 2022 saw a record number of casualties.
The Vietnamese representative reiterated Vietnam's steadfast position that the Palestinian issue must be resolved in accordance with international law and pertinent UN resolutions, protecting the legitimate interests of all parties, particularly...
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BREAKING: #BNNRussia Reports.

Vasily Nebenzya, Russia’s UN envoy on Wednesday said, the European Commission’s proposal to set up court on Ukraine under UN auspices is to legitimize the illegal moves toward Russia. #Russia #US #UN #Ukraine #UkraineRussiaWar Image
Nebenzya said, "There are so many different proposals that it’s hard to keep track of them all. It’s an example of what is called an international rule-based order. They devise these rules, then proclaim them universal and also seek the cover of UN authority".
Nebenzya added, "That’s all an attempt to cover up their lawlessness by unfit means. They want to get a decision that they pushed through the UN General Assembly (the West-initiated resolution on reparations to Kiev) and...
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JUST IN: #BNNAfghanistan reports.

Ramiz Alakbarov, Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Afghanistan (@unafghanistan), warned on Wednesday that, in the midst of shortage of sufficient humanitarian assistance Image
...due to lack of funding, 6 million people in Afghanistan face emergency level of food insecurity.

Ramiz Alakbarov said, "The economic shocks, which we are experiencing these days are the primary drivers for the humanitarian needs.
...Winter is approaching with temperatures dropping in certain areas of the country to minus 25 degrees Celcius".
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More than once in the past hundred years the U.S. has had the chance to end russian imperialism for good, but it has never seized the opportunity.
The first time was when, in 1919, William Bullitt brought lenin's proposal from Petrograd, 👇
2001-2009.state.gov/r/pa/ho/time/w…
👆for a cease-fire and the fixing of borders in their current state, that is, the division of #russia into five, or more, sovereign states.
For some reason Woodrow Wilson did not even bother to respond to such a remarkable proposal. Moreover, Wilson's famous 👇
👆"Fourteen Points," in which he outlined his vision of an international order after World War I, despite all his promises, were not put into practice.
It was already clear that the terms of the Versailles peace treaty would push #Germany and #russia👇
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fourteen_…
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(1/3) CITES has moved to enact some of the most significant protection for shark species targeted in the fin trade and scores of turtles, lizards and frogs whose numbers are being decimated by the pet trade. 👏

#CITES #wildlife #animals #nature #sharks #news #environment Turtle swimming
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(2/3) 160 governments, parties to @CITES, adopted proposals to regulate international trade in more than 500 new species. 👏

#CITES #wildlife #news #turtles #oceans #CITESCoP19 #UN
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Subscribe; start your day with this newsletter.😊

It’s free. Supporting the paid version makes it possible for all to read it.
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JUST IN: #BNNIran Reports.

The foreign ministry said on Monday that Iran will reject a newly appointed independent United Nations investigation into the country's repression of anti-government protests. #Iran #UN #Protest
Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani @IRIMFA_SPOX said, "Iran will have no cooperation with the political committee formed by the U.N. Rights Council."
The United Nations Human Rights Council voted on Thursday to set up an investigation into Iran's deadly crackdown on protests.
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BREAKING: #BNNVietnam Reports.

On Saturday, UN Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix paid a visit to the Viet Nam Department of Peacekeeping Operations (VDPO), which is part of the Ministry of Defense. He was in Vietnam to co-chair the
...International Conference on Women with the UN Peacekeeping Operations. #Vietnam #VDPO #UN #Peacekeeping #politics
Meeting with the guest, Maj. Gen. Hoàng Kim Phng, Director of the Department, remarked that Viet Nam constantly appreciates the UN's efforts and support in strengthening bilateral relations with Viet Nam, especially with the VDPO in participating in UN peacekeeping actions.
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Today is the anniversary of the #Holodomor, a terrible tragedy for the entire #Ukrainian people. During the period 1932-1933 the soviet executioners exterminated more than 4-7 million people - one fifth of the then population of #Ukraine.👇 Image
👆It is very important to understand that the genocide of the Ukrainian people was carried out by the hands of the NKVD (future #KGB), which brought up the bloodiest dictator of our time - #putin. For all these crimes against humanity,👇
archive.org/details/faminG…
👆no one in russia has ever repented, and the terrible brand of chekist continues to be perceived in #russia as an honorary title.
The Soviet executioners killed and tortured many times more of their fellow citizens than the troops of Nazi Germany during World War II. 👇
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JUST IN: #BNNNewsroom Reports.

Volker Turk (@volker_turk), UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (@UNHumanRights), said on Friday that, Videos showing Russian soldiers apparently executed by Ukrainian forces appear genuine. #Russia #UN #Ukraine #UkraineRussiaWar #HumanRights
Turk called on Kiev to investigate this incident, which Moscow claims as an outright execution.

Turk said in a press release that, “Our Monitoring Mission in Ukraine has conducted a preliminary analysis indicating that these disturbing videos are highly likely to be...
authentic in what they show. The analysis…underlines the need for independent and detailed forensic investigations to help establish exactly what happened”.

Russian Ministry of Defense described the footage as evidence of “the deliberate and methodical murder of the soldiers”.
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BREAKING: #BNNVietnam Reports.

UN peacekeeping is a key component of Australia and Vietnam's defense cooperation, according to Colonel Paul Foura, the Australian Defense Attaché to Vietnam. #Vietnam #Australia #UN #politics
The officer reaffirmed that one of Australia's aims in encouraging Vietnam to take a more active role in this field is strengthening UN peacekeeping cooperation.
In the Indo-Pacific, Vietnam and Australia are close allies and friends, and their robust defense cooperation is a cornerstone of their strategic alliance, according to him.
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[🧵All the conditions should met without an exception before the Imam will have the authority according to Islam to pass the Judgement of R*jm].

#Taliban #IEA #Afghanistan #NRF #ISIS #UN #Palestine #Syria #Pakistan #India #Iran
Even though Ameer ul-Mo'mineen Mullah Hibatullah Akhundhzadhah حفظه الله has ordered for hudud to be implemented,

But in the heat of the moment some people started imagining the scenery of bloodshed that everywhere people will be grabbed and St*ned...
But that's not the case, in reality it's quite difficult to make sure that all the conditions are met before implementation of R*jm punishments in an Islamic state,

Since IEA is administered by Hanafi jurisprudence so we'll take a look at the requirements in Hanafi Fiqh...
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JUST IN: #BNNRussia Reports.

Vassily Nebenzia, Russia's envoy to the UN said on Wednesday that, the Russian military uses precision weapons against Ukraine’s infrastructure to disrupt the flow of weapons the US and its allies are funneling to Kiev Image
...with the objective of prolonging the conflict. #UN #Russia #Ukraine #UkraineRussiaWar
Vassily Nebenzia addressed the extraordinary session of the UN Security Council, and called over the collapse of the power grid in Ukraine and Moldova.
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JUST IN: #BNNSaudiArabia Reports.

Saudi Arabia’s permanent representative to the UN (@UN), Abdulaziz Alwasil, at the Security Council meeting to discuss the latest developments in Yemen, said that “classifying the... Image
...Houthi militias as a terrorist group is today extremely urgent and paramount.” #SaudiArabia #Politics #UN #Houthi
He urged the UN Security Council to designate the Houthis in Yemen as a terrorist group, and stated that the conflict by the Iran-backed militia was “extremely serious.”
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JUST IN: #BNNArgentina Reports.

The Minister of Justice and Human Rights, Martín Soria @MartinSoria_, received this Wednesday the United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary, or arbitrary executions, Morris Tibdall-Binz. #Argentina #UN #Politics
This is the first official visit that the Office of the Special Rapporteur has made to Argentina since its creation in 1982.
Since November 15, Morris Tibdall-Binz has been carrying out activities in the country to evaluate "the current situation and what has been done in terms of prevention and investigation of deaths resulting from institutional violence".
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[🧵Days after the order of Ameer ul-Mo'mineen حفظه الله
First time after 20 years, the Shari'ah punishments have now begun]

(4/29/1444), Court of Logar sentenced...
#Taliban #UN #Palestine #Afghanistan #Islam #Iran #Pakistan
14 criminals in Sports stadium, Pul Alam Shaar, for various crimes in the presence of provincial administrative officials, religious scholars, common people and tribal heads.
One of the leading scholars of Logar Court Mawlawi Fazal Rahim Abid, said that the hope of this oppressed nation and the 20-year Jihad was this sharia system and the issuance of Allah's ruling,
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میخاییل لایتمن یهودی پزشک وکارشناس علوم سایبرنتیک ودستیاربزرگترین کابالیست قرن حاضرمیگوید:همه چیز به سیستم قدرت جهانی بستگی دارد،دنیامجری اوامرماخواهدبودسران کشورهافقط مجری اوامر ماهستند ودنیابه سازما می رقصد!
حالابیایم به این بپردازیم که چگونه اینهادنیا رابه سازخودمی رقصانند!⬇️
واما سران کشور ها چگونه مجری اوامر شان خواهند بودآنان باطراحی سند ۲۰۳۰ ودستور کار ۲۱ از طریق سازمان ملل متحد که خود نیز یک سازمان جهانی صهیونیستی آمریکایی ست بدنبال برقراری نظم نوین شیطانی خود وبرقراری نظام برده داری نوین! ⬇️
از طریق سازمان های جهانی صهیونیستی آمریکایی که هم اکثر کشورها عضو این سازمان ها هستند وبابستن معاهده های الزام آور مجبور به اطاعت از اینها می‌شوند و بدینگونه تمام کشور های عضو سازمان ملل در نظم نوین جهانی شیطانی به طورخودکار همراه اینها میشوند از طریق بستن معاهدات بین‌المللی!⬇️
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[🧵 Abrahamic Accords - The normalization with occupied #Palestine 🇮🇱 and the treachery against Palestinian blood]

#UN #Syria #Taliban #Israel #Pakistan #UAE #Islam
As part of the agreements, both the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain recognized Israel's sovereignty which will pave they way to strengthening ties and diplomatic relationships with the occupied Palestine🇮🇱
Increasing their mutual benefits and fading the Muslim dreams of unoccupied and independent Quds.

And others will follow the suite selling their Eman for some dunya, for instance
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November 20 in the #History of #Eritrea.
1. On Nov. 20 1989, #EPLF & the #Ethiopian gov/Derg began peace talks in #Nairobi, #Kenya under the auspices of @CarterCenter & by the invitation of President Arap Moi of Kenya. The peace talks lasted until November 29.
2. At Nairobi Peace talks, they agreed on 3 issues that weren't agreed upon in #Atlanta, cleared the way for substantive negotiations, agreed to invite ex #Tanzanian Pres. Nyerere to be co-host wz Carter during the main talks & the 2 agreed to choose the sec & support staff.
3. The most difficult issue that the Parties discussed & finally agreed was "who would serve as int'l observer" during the main talks. 7 observers, 2 by each Party & 3 by mutual consent. #Kenya, #Sudan, #Tanzania, #OAU, #Zimbabwe & #Senegal were invited & accepted the invitation
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JUST IN: #BNNTurkey Reports.

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan @RTErdogan and the UN both announced that a deal had been struck to prolong the Black Sea grain project by 120 days. #Turkiye #UN #RussiaUkraineWar
Parties emphasized the significance of Türkiye's mediator and guarantor role in permitting grain and other products to leave war-torn Ukraine ports. Erdogan commended Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky @ZelenskyyUa.
...and U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres @antonioguterres "for their willingness to extend the accord." The news was made when Erdogan was returning home from the G-20 summit in Indonesia. Speaking to reporters.
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JUST IN: #BNNUS Reports.

The United Nations @UN predicts that the world's population will reach eight billion on Tuesday, and has even set up a countdown on its website to commemorate the occasion. #UN #Social
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres (@antonioguterres) said in a statement, "The milestone is an occasion to celebrate diversity and advancements while considering humanity's shared responsibility for the plane."
The United Nations attributed the "unprecedented growth" of the population to increased human lifespan as a result of advances in healthcare, medicine, and nutrition, as well as high levels of fertility in some countries.
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JUST IN: #BNNTurkey Reports.

The U.S., the U.K. and the European Union called for the extension of the Ukraine grain deal mediated by Türkiye and the United Nations @UN to facilitate the export of Ukrainian grain through the Black Sea. #RussiaUkraineWar #UN #Turkiye #US
"We urge the Initiative's participants to extend the initiative's lifespan and expand its operations to accommodate the clear need. We further reiterate our support for more UN initiatives aimed at facilitating access to food and fertiliser on the world market.
U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken @SecBlinken, British Foreign Secretary James Cleverly @JamesCleverly, and EU Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell @JosepBorrellF released a joint statement.
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A brief analysis of the concept of a special #tribunal for the crime of aggression (STCA).
 Taking into account that the crime of aggression is subject to the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court (ICC), and in order to bring 🇷🇺 to justice within the framework of the👇
👆ICC, according to the ICC Statute and the Kampala Amendments, the referral of the case to the ICC by the UN Security Council (UNCS) is required. Since the current configuration of the UNSC does not allow for this, Ukraine has started looking for a way out of this situation.👇
👆The current concept of the establishment of the SCTA promoted by the MFA proposes to sign an agreement between Ukraine and the UN (the Secretariat) on the establishment of the SCTA within the framework of the 11 emergency special session of the UN GA. justsecurity.org/tag/u-n-genera…👇
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