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News in brief 20 February 2015 (PM)
Human Rights

News in brief 20 February 2015 (PM)

20 Feb 2015 Listen / A street scene in Mogadishu, the Somali capital. Photo: AU-UN IST/Stuart Price Car bomb attacks in Mogadishu condemned by UN envoy An attack on a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu on Friday has been strongly condemned by the top UN envoy in the country.…

Biographical Notes

Suzanne M. Benoît (BA [Psychology], University of Ottawa; MBA, University of Ottawa) was appointed President-Chief Executive Officer of Aéro Montréal in August 2006. Prior to joining Aéro Montréal, she led the Longueuil Economic Development Agency as its president and CEO from the day it was founded in 2002. From 1999…

Nigeria urged to uphold new dates for elections
Human Rights

Nigeria urged to uphold new dates for elections

20 Feb 2015 Listen / Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. UN Photo/Amanda Voisard (file) Authorities in Nigeria have been urged by the UN Secretary-General to ensure that rearranged general elections take place as planned. The elections were originally scheduled to be held in February but were reportedly postponed to March and April…

Remarks by the President at DNC Winter Meeting

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release February 20, 2015 Hyatt Regency Capitol HillWashington, D.C. 11:10 A.M. EST THE PRESIDENT:  Hello, Democrats!  (Applause.)  It’s good to see all of you.  Good to see you.  This looks like a rowdy crowd. (Applause.)  I think Donna got you…