The Guardian's Africa correspondent David Smith reports that China will soon send 700 combat...
UN Security Council
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 18, 2014
After a year-long investigation, a United Nations panel handed a report to the UN Human Rights...
by Samuel Wade | Jun 22, 2012
Amid frustration at the outcome of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio—which The Guardian's Jonathan Watts gloomily compared with a 1930s League of Nations assembly—a side meeting between Wen Jiabao...
by cdtstaff | Oct 5, 2011
China and Russia have banded together to veto a UN Security Council Resolution calling for Syrian ruler Bashar Al-Assad to halt the Syrian government's crackdown on protesters. From CNN: Russia and China blocked efforts of other...
by Jenny Leung | Jun 10, 2009
After North Korea launched nuclear tests in May, the UN Security Council are imposing stricter searches on cargo entering and exiting North Korea. From the Times: The major powers, including the United States and China, agreed...
by Jenny Leung | Jun 9, 2009
As China is getting pressed for the recent North Korean nuclear missile tests as well as having two American journalists being sentenced for reporting on refugees in China, a South Korea representative is going to Beijing. From...
by Matthias Giessler | Jun 25, 2008
According to Jan Eliasson, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy to the Darfur region, negotiations aimed at ending the conflict in the Darfur region of Sudan have stalled and neither the Sudanese government nor the rebel...
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