Venezuela’s Maduro Eyes Economic Boost in China Visit

Advertisements BEIJING, CHINA —  Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was anticipated to reach in Beijing on Thursday to strike offers together with his crisis-hit nation’s largest creditor. Before departing Caracas, Maduro stated the journey was “very obligatory, very opportune and stuffed with nice expectations.” “We are leaving underneath higher circumstances, having activated a program of financial …

UN: World Hunger Levels Rise for Third Year Running 

Advertisements ROME —  World starvation rose in 2017 for a 3rd consecutive yr, fuelled by battle and local weather change, the United Nations warned on Tuesday, jeopardising a worldwide objective to finish the scourge by 2030. Hunger seems to be rising in nearly all of Africa and in South America, with 821 million individuals – …

New Human Rights Chief Vows to be Voice of Defenseless

Advertisements GENEVA —  The new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet vows to be the voice of the unvoiced and to uphold the wants and rights of the various victims of gross violations and abuse. In her first oral assertion to the U.N. Human Rights Council since assuming her submit, Bachelet offered a …