Day: June 17, 2016

UN General Assembly Elects First Pacific President

  On June 13, the first person to be elected as President from the Pacific islands was elected at the UN General Assembly’s 71st Session. Fiji’s ambassador to the United Nations, Peter Thomson, was elected after beating out Andreas Mavroyiannis, of Cyprus, by four votes. This was a rare occasion

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Refugee Camps Increasingly Controlled By Human Traffickers

  We naively think that we understand everything about the current refugee crisis that encapsulates Europe and the Middle East. Yet, the publication of UNICEF’s most recent report suggests otherwise, reminding the public that the refugee crisis is possibly even more complicated than we realized.   UNICEF, the United Nations

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