Showing posts with label ethos. Show all posts
Showing posts with label ethos. Show all posts

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The tone is getting hysterical: Dutch PM refutes Erdogan's "falsification of history"

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Tuesday that Turkish remarks on the Srebrenica massacre in the diplomatic row with the Netherlands is "vile falsification of history".

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Shadow of Srebrenica still hovers over the Netherlands, Erdoğan says

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan yesterday slammed the Netherlands' undemocratic treatment of the Turkish ministerial convoy in the Dutch city of Rotterdam by reminding the country of its role in the Srebrenica "genocide" of Bosniaks, Muslim Bosnians, in 1995.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

EU court rules against obligation to issue humanitarian visas

European Union member states do not have to issue entry visas to people at risk of torture or inhuman treatment, the EU's top court ruled has ruled, cutting off a possible channel for refugees.

Friday, February 24, 2017

BBC dismayed at German 'BND spying on journalists'

The BBC has voiced dismay over alleged German spying on foreign journalists, including some working for the BBC.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Canadian Ethos: Trudeau says it's not Canada's place to 'lecture' US on immigration

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that it was not his place to "lecture" the United States on its immigration policies, while distancing himself from U.S. President Donald Trump's unapologetic defense of his controversial travel ban during a joint press conference on Monday.

Saturday, January 28, 2017

America Ethos: Back us or we'll take names', says new US envoy, warning UN allies

 The new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, pledged on Friday to overhaul the world body and warned U.S. allies that if they do not support Washington, then she is "taking names" and will respond.

Monday, January 16, 2017

S.Korea's ex-opposition party head beats ex-UN chief in presidential poll

Former head of South Korea's biggest opposition party beat former UN chief in recent presidential poll though the latter's return to his home country boosted hopes among conservative voters, a local survey showed on Monday.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

New type of Leadership Ethos: Former UN chief says S. Korea should achieve grand unity

Former UN chief Ban Ki-moon said in a televised press conference Thursday that South Korea should achieve a grand unity, vowing to devote himself to uniting the divided country into one.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

State Sovereignty Can Not Be an Argument for UN to Respond to Crisis : Samantha Power & Antonio Guterres Ethos

State sovereignty cannot be used as an argument to prevent the United Nations from taking requisite actions in life-threatening crisis, US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power told the UN Security Council on Tuesday.

Monday, January 2, 2017

Israël: Netanyahu se défend de toute malversation

Le Premier ministre israélien Benjamin Netanyahu, soupçonné d'avoir reçu des "cadeaux illégaux" d'hommes d'affaires, s'est défendu lundi de toute malversation quelques heures avant son interrogatoire prévu par la police.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Modern Communications Ethos: US says diplomatic engagement with Russia continues

The United States Wednesday disputed comments by a Russian government spokesman that almost all communications channels between Russia and the United States were frozen, saying that there had been no break in dialogue.

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Boris Johnson should back Labour calls to stop selling arms to Saudis: Corbyn

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson should be "brave enough" to support rising calls for the British government to stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia after his comments about "proxy wars", British Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn will say in a speech on Saturday.

Friday, December 9, 2016

Diplomatic Language Ethos: UK's Boris Johnson slapped down over Saudi 'proxy wars' comment

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was not setting out government policy when he said Saudi Arabia and Iran were stoking proxy wars across the Middle East, a spokeswoman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

EU has links with 'odious regimes' like Saudi Arabia: Juncker

When asked whether the EU should still have dialogue with a “more and more authoritarian” Turkish president, the head of the European Commission responded by asking why nobody has been questioning him about EU relations with Saudi Arabia.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Grecias Ethos: Atenas pretende suministrar los barcos rusos con combustible y no acepta ninguna presión

Una fuente del ministerio de Defensa de Grecia afirmó que Atenas pretende adoptar una política independiente y no acepta presiones exteriores respecto a las relaciones con Rusia, diciendo que los buques rusos embarcados en los puertos griegos se suministrarán con el combustible necesario.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Turkish President Ethos: Erdogan defends 2014 remarks comparing Israel's actions to those of Hitler

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan showed little regret for referring to Israel’s actions against Hamas during Operation Protective Edge in 2014 as “barbarism that surpasses Hitler,” in an interview with Ilana Dayan, a journalist for Israel’s Channel 2.

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Italian Ethos: Renzi rules out government role if he loses referendum

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said on Thursday he would not take any part in efforts to form a temporary or technocratic government if he loses next month's referendum on constitutional reform.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Ethos of Am: Obama Urges Greece to Push Unpopular Reforms to Win "Debt Relief"

Outgoing US President Barack Obama has told Greece to continue with deeply unpopular economic reforms in an effort to win international backing for much needed debt relief to kick-start its economy, Sputnik has been told.

US Ethos: Israel’s bid to legalize outposts ‘troubling’

The United States on Monday described as “troubling” an Israeli bill supported by a ministerial committee allowing settlers in the occupied West Bank to remain in homes built on private Palestinian land and said it hoped the law does not pass.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Assassination threats against Trump now flood Twitter

Donald Trumps shock victory in the US elections has triggered a flood of calls on Twitter and other social media outlets for the President-elect to be assassinated and authorities will investigate all threats deemed to be credible, The New York Post has learned.

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