Daily Archives: July 9, 2018

Burma Court Decision To Continue Trial of Reuters Journalists

We are saddened and disappointed by today’s court decision to proceed with charges against journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo for their alleged violations of the Official Secrets Act. This is a step backward for press freedom and raises …

Burma Court Decision To Continue Trial of Reuters Journalists

We are saddened and disappointed by today’s court decision to proceed with charges against journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo for their alleged violations of the Official Secrets Act. This is a step backward for press freedom and raises …

Death toll expected to rise in Japan floods

Rescue workers, police and troops in Japan battled Monday to reach people feared trapped by devastating flooding and landslides after days of record rainfall killed at least 75 people.

As the rains finally began to ease, the government said several …

PHF wants proper annual budget

Pakistan Hockey Federation said that there should be a proper annual budget set for the federation as to manage the affairs all by itself instead of requesting for grants from the government.

Talking to APP, PHF Secretary Shahbaz Ahmed Sr …

UNSC to debate on “Protection of Children in Armed Conflicts” today

UN Security Council will hold a high-level open debate on “Protection of Children in Armed Conflicts” on Monday.

The UN Secretary General’s annual report on children and armed conflicts will be presented in the meeting.

The Council is also expected …

Haiti: Travel Advisory Remains Level 4 – Do Not Travel

The Department of State renewed its Travel Advisory for Haiti on July 9, 2018. The Department continues to advise travelers to Do not travel to Haiti due to civil unrest and crime. This replaces the previous Travel Advisory was issued …