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Fifth Committee Delegates Ask Secretariat to Analyse Proposal on Ethics Office, Clarify Potential Impact across United Nations System

Delegates at the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) today asked the Secretariat for a comprehensive analysis of its proposal to fortify the independence of the United Nations Ethics Office.

Emphasizing the crucial role held by the Ethics Office, Egypt’s delegate, …

Activist’s Art Offers Rare Glimpse Inside Egypt’s Prisons

In Yassin Mohammed’s sketches and paintings, he and other Egyptian prisoners are crammed into tiny cells, feet in each other’s faces and their few belongings hanging from the walls.

The cramped scenes, defined by bars and closed cell doors, capture …

World Facing ‘Moment of Opportunity’ to End Violence against Women, Third Committee Hears amid Calls for Gender Equality in Politics

The world is at a moment of opportunity in eliminating violence against women and girls, UN-Women Deputy Executive Director Asa Regner told the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) today, calling for unqualified support for a strengthened feminist movement.

Ms. …

EGYPT’S SECURITY FORCES KILL 15 SUSPECTED MILITANTS IN A SINAI SHOOTOUT

CAIRO– Egyptian security forces have killed 15 suspected militants in a shootout during a raid on their hideout near al-Arish, the capital of North Sinai province, state news agency MENA and security sources said on Wednesday.

The men were suspected …

EGYPT’S SECURITY FORCES KILL 15 SUSPECTED MILITANTS IN A SINAI SHOOTOUT

CAIRO– Egyptian security forces have killed 15 suspected militants in a shootout during a raid on their hideout near al-Arish, the capital of North Sinai province, state news agency MENA and security sources said on Wednesday.

The men were suspected …