Myanmar’s refugee crisis is immense: More than 600,000 have been displaced from their homes

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The scale of Myanmar’s refugee crisis is immense: more than 600,000 have been displaced from their homes since 25 August 2017. The conditions are tough. People are suffering. This was pointed out at a press briefing here on 7 November 2017 by Simon Henshaw, the US Acting Assistant Secretary, Bureau of… Read More Myanmar’s refugee crisis is immense: More than 600,000 have been displaced from their homes

Tillerson arrives in Jeddah; Gulf dispute on top of agenda

Newsroom24x7 Network Jeddah: The US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson today arrived here and met with Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman al-Saud and discussed ongoing efforts to resolve the Gulf dispute. Tillerson conveyed to the Saudi Crown Prince that he appreciates the joint interests of Saudi Arabia and the US and also the mutual… Read More Tillerson arrives in Jeddah; Gulf dispute on top of agenda

Trump chooses to abandon Green Climate Fund and stop implementation of the Paris Accord

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: “As of today, the United States will cease all implementation of the non-binding Paris Accord and the draconian financial and economic burdens the agreement imposes on our country. This includes ending the implementation of the nationally determined contribution and, very importantly, the Green Climate Fund which is costing the United States… Read More Trump chooses to abandon Green Climate Fund and stop implementation of the Paris Accord