China issues position paper on UN’s 75th anniversary

BEIJING, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) — The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Thursday issued the Position Paper of the People’s Republic of China on the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations (UN), expounding on China’s position and proposals on various issues, including the UN’s role, the international situation, sustainable development and cooperation on COVID-19 response.

China restates strong support for UN on 75th anniversary

China, a founding member of the UN and the first country to sign the UN Charter, follows a path of peaceful development, the paper emphasized, adding that it will continue the “win-win strategy of opening-up”, and hopes to share its development experience and opportunities with other countries.

KOLB: D-Day Reflections On This 75th Anniversary

Two thoughts gripped my mind on that grey, cool, misty morning, with short bursts of wind-driven rain. For the first time in my life, I sensed the presence of pure evil. The terrain was left mostly untouched since the Nazi occupation, with German bunkers still intact. You could enter these concrete fortresses, peer out across […]

Party chief congratulates Vietnam News Agency on 75th anniversary

Trong also spoke about the VNA today, which he said follows current developments and publishes news on the Party’s orientations and the State’s laws and policies, encouraging the people in the cause of nation building and safeguarding, as well as the country’s renewal and international integration, and in actively joining Party building activities and strengthening […]

Religious figures mark 75th anniversary of victory in war

Pagbalha Geleg Namgyai, a vice-chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and president of the religion and peace committee, called on religious figures and believers to make greater contributions to religious harmony, social harmony and world peace.

On the 75th Anniversary of Hiroshima, Here’s Where the World Stands With Nuclear Weapons

The U.S. signed that treaty during the Obama administration, along with the European Union, the U.K., France, Germany, China and Russia. Under the agreement, Iran agreed to curb its nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief. But President Donald Trump, who had long criticized the deal, withdrew the U.S. from the treaty in 2018, despite […]

Yonhap President congratulates Vietnam News Agency on 75th founding day

First of all, I would like to express my sincerest congratulation on the 75th anniversary of the foundation of the Vietnam News Agency. As a Vietnam’s representative news agency, VNA has achieved sustained growth and development since its birth in 1945. In particular, it has made remarkable development under Mr. Nguyen Duc Loi’s excellent leadership […]

Most valuable and rare 50p coins in circulation – it’s time to check your change

Struck in sterling silver to Proof standard, Royal Mint engraver Emma Noble’s design reflected the watercolour style of the original illustrations. The coin comes with a booklet inspired by Beatrix’s own work and is presented in a contemporary Perspex presentation case.

Chief of General Staff attends founding anniversaries of units

Speaking at the celebration, General Giang praised the achievements of the office over the past time and asked the unit to promote political and ideological education to raise troops’ responsibility and determination in carrying out missions. He also urged the Office of the General Staff to augment the quality of staff work, collaborate with other […]

Popular 50p coin sells for £400 on eBay – a decade after entering circulation

I have one of these coins – will it sell for a fortune? Of course, even if one of these coins turns up in your change and you decide to list it online, it’s not guaranteed to sell for the same price.