Cuba Calls for Binding Agreements to End Nuclear Threat

0 Geneva, Mar 1. -Cuba on Tuesday called attention to a proposal by the Non-Aligned Movement establishing a concrete calendar for the gradual reduction of nuclear arms for their total elimination by 2025. USA Uses Human Rights Council for Military Plans in Libya UN to Debate Libya's Expulsion from Human Rights Council Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez referred to the

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Reinventing the United Nations

445 United Nations, Oct 25. -Since leaving my post as president of the UN General Assembly, on September 14, 2009, I have been working on a proposal to reinvent the United Nations. We will soon be presenting that proposal. I am among those who are convinced that today more than ever, the world needs a real United Nations, one that

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Chavez Greets Brazil Mediation in Iranian Issue

1 Caracas, May 13. -Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez described as extremely important the proposal of his Brazilian peer Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to mediate in the conflict for the development of nuclear energy in Iran. Speaking before business people and executives of foreign oil firms, Chavez said Wednesday that Lula will visit Tehran soon to meet with Iranian authorities

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Climate Summit Every Two Years

0 Cochabamba, Bolivia Apr 22. -The die of the First World People's Summit is cast on Thursday with the proposal of Brazilian theologian Frei Betto, who stated this kind of meeting should be held in Cochabamba every two years. According to Bolivian President Evo Morales, the initiative is approved in accordance with his government's will and that of the social

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