Daily Archives: November 21, 2020

Global Rally of Hope to focus on 70th Anniversary of Korean War

World leaders and millions of participants to send a message of peace to Korea in online rallySaturday, November 21, 2020 (7:00 p.m. EST/4:00 p.m. PST) Washington, DC, Nov. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Saturday, November 21, 2020 (7:00 p.m. EST/4:00 p.m. PST) https://www.peacelink.live/bc A third global Rally of Hope will be held this weekend, featuring […]

37 People Killed During Unrest in Uganda

Ugandan police said on Friday that at least 37 people have been killed during protests following the arrest of opposition presidential candidate Bobi Wine on Wednesday. The 38-year-old musician-turned-politician was released on bail Friday in the eastern town of Iganga after being charged with disobeying COVID-19 guidelines that restrict election rallies to fewer than 200

AU Appoints 3 Envoys to Help Resolve Ethiopian Conflict

The African Union has named three high-level envoys to mediate a peaceful resolution of armed conflict in the Tigray region of Ethiopia. AU President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa informed Ethiopia’s President Sahle-Work Zewde on Friday that he had appointed former President of Mozambique Joaquim Chissano, former President of Liberia Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, and former President

Survivor of Ethiopian Fighting Warns ‘People Will Slowly Start to Die’

Shaken by the gunfire erupting around her town in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region, the woman decided to get out. She joined a long line at the local government office for the paperwork needed to travel. But when she reached the official, he told her she had wasted her time. “This is for people who are

سي جي تي أن: الصين تعزز نموها الاقتصادي عبر الابتكار والانفتاح، وتعزيز التنمية المشتركة في منطقة آسيا المحيط الهادىء

بكين، 20 تشرين الثاني/نوفمبر، 2020 / بي آر نيوزواير / — فيما تواصل جائحة كوفيد-19 اجتياحها العالم، وتواصل تأثر منطقة آسيا المحيط الهادىء بصورة شديدة بالوباء، تواصل حالات عدم اليقين الاقتصادي تخيم على الاقتصادات بدرجات متباينة. من المتوقع أن ينكمش النشاط الاقتصادي في آسيا والمحيط الهادئ بنسبة 2.3٪ في العام 2020، وأن ينمو بنسبة 6.7٪ في […]