Archivi tag: needed

AFRICA/DR CONGO – “Regional efforts are needed to stop terrorists linked to Daesh”

Kinshasa – The support of neighboring states in the fight against the terrorists of the ADF/MTM , an NGO based in Goma, the capital of North Kivu, which for years has been reporting and denouncing violence against civilians committed by the various armed groups operating in the east of the DRC. “CEPADHO followed with great… Leggi tutto »

After Dutch Literary Prize winner says Suriname ‘needed’ former president Bouterse, organisers cancel her award ceremony

Astrid Roemer said the cancellation was ‘a load off [her] mind’ Originally published on Global Voices Surinamese author Astrid Heli Roemer in 2016. Photo by Raúl Neijhorst via Wikimedia Commons, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license. Noted Surinamese writer, Astrid Roemer, who this year became the first writer from her country… Leggi tutto »

ASIA/LEBANON – Patriarch Raï: a new government is needed by August 4. But the “Mikati solution” does not convince Christian political leaders

Beirut – Everything possible must be done to give birth to a new Lebanese government by August 4, the day on which the first anniversary of the terrible explosion that devastated the Port of Beirut almost a year ago falls, causing almost 200 deaths and more than 6 thousand injured. The urgent call not to… Leggi tutto »