UN / LIBYA REFUGEES EVACUATION

STORY: UN / LIBYA REFUGEES EVACUATIONTRT: 1:26SOURCE: UNIFEEDRESTRICTIONS: NONELANGUAGE: ENGLISH /NATSDATELINE: 30 MAY 2019, NEW YORK CITYSHOTLIST:FILE1. Wide shot, exterior, UN Headquarters30 MAY 2019, NEW YORK CITY2. Wide shot, press room3. Me…

149 African Migrants Evacuated From Libya to Italy

The U.N. refugee agency says it has evacuated 149 refugees and asylum-seekers from the strife-torn Libyan capital of Tripoli and brought them to safety in Italy.UNHCR transported the evacuees to a site near Rome, it said Thursday. The evacuees � from E…

Rita, Wife of Ethiopianist & Historian Richard Pankhurst Dies

Addis Ababa Rita Pankhurst, wife of historian and scholar Richard Pankhurst has passed away at the age of 92. The Pankhurst family has considered as Ethiopians due to their love for the culture and country as well as their contribution in various area…

Activities of Secretary-General in Fiji, 14-18 May

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres arrived in Suva, Fiji, from New Zealand, in the early evening of Tuesday, 14 May.Upon arrival, he met with the United Nations country team and had a question-and-answer session with them. He later met …

US Draws Eritrea Closer With Removal From Terror List

The United States has removed Eritrea from a list of countries uncooperative in the fight against terrorism, the latest in a series of diplomatic victories for the East African nation.The U.S. State Department first placed Eritrea on a list of countrie…