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    US to Convene a Summit at UN on Stopping Extremists

    by  • September 3, 2014 • General Assembly, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Middle East, Security Council, Uncategorized, US-UN Relations • 2 Comments

    Samantha Power, the American ambassador to the United Nations, speaking to the media on Sept. 3, 2014.

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyPresident Barack Obama will hold a summit late this month in the United Nations Security Council to try to...

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    US to Increase Military Aid to Syrian Rebels, in Response to Chemical Weapons Use

    by  • June 13, 2013 • Peace and Security, Secretary-General, Uncategorized • 

    Sellstrom and Ban Ki-moon

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyThe United States will be increasing the “scope and scale” of its help to the main opposition group fighting...

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    Ban Ki-moon Backs Emergency Steps for Women Raped in Conflict

    by  • April 19, 2013 • Africa, Secretary-General, Uncategorized, Women's Issues • 6 Comments

    Congo women exhibition

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyWith the issues of emergency contraception — the “morning after” pill — and abortion still topics of tremendous controversy...

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    Mosque of Sankoré in Timbuktu, Mali

    by  • May 5, 2012 • Uncategorized • 

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriously    Mosque of Sankoré in Timbuktu, Mali. Preview of photo essay on Unesco...

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    Gifts for the Diplomats in Your Life

    by  • December 17, 2011 • Uncategorized • 1 Comment

    The UN Gift Centre sells jewelry and other gifts from dozens of countries, including this Portuguese pitcher and matching plates.   JOE PENNEY

    Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email SubscribeSubscribe to PassBlueSubscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. Thank you for subscribing.Something went wrong.We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriouslyBack in the 1960s, when weekend visitors to the United Nations could roam the grounds freely and peek into...

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