Tags: "UN"

24 Mar
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Down’s Syndrome: UN tolerating gross violations of the right to life

Image: Live Action Down’s Syndrome: UN tolerating gross violations of the right to life The Vatican nuncio to the United Nations has challenged the UN on its disappointing record on the right to life of people Down’s Syndrome.    Archbishop ...

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08 Mar
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Syria: ISIS may be on the verge of defeat but violence remains

image: children caught up in violence in Eastern Ghouta (CNN) Syria: ISIS may be on the verge of defeat but violence remains A House of Commons library briefing on the current situation in Syria suggests the country is still gripped ...

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21 Nov
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Pope Francis warns against indifference to climate change

Pope Francis warns against indifference to climate change Pope Francis has warned those who downplay the effects of climate change by “negating the problem…indifference, comfortable resignation or blind trust in technical solutions”. The pope, in a message to a UN ...

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11 Jul
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Holy See welcomes treaty on nuclear arms

Holy See welcomes treaty on nuclear arms The Holy See has welcomed the Draft Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Arms, adopted at the United nations on 7 July. Monsignor Silvano Maria Tomasi, Delegate Secretary of the Dicastery at the ...

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03 Jul
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Abortion not part of reproductive health – Holy See tells UN

Abortion not part of reproductive health – Holy See tells UN The Holy See has told the United Nations that abortion should not be considered as part of ‘sexual and reproductive health’ and that ‘gender’ means only biological sexual identity ...

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