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

The paper is necessary in terms of reminding the world of the purpose of the UN, which is to work for peace and human development and keep war at bay, at a time when unilateralism and extremism are rearing their heads and international systems are being challenged, Wang said.

KOLB: D-Day Reflections On This 75th Anniversary

What I do know is that if there had been more John Whiteheads on Wall Street, the Great Recession would not have occurred. The boys of Pointe du Hoc and their fellow soldiers were men of character, courage, and integrity. There was no room for greed in their lives. They had met evil face-to-face and […]

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

Smith suggested that China’s logic makes sense, noting that if it were to eventually join, that would signal that the other nuclear-armed powers should join as well. “China’s nuclear stockpile remains a small fraction of either Russia’s or the USA’s and its bombs and warheads are not operationally deployed, unlike a large proportion of U.S. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Two anniversaries Trump is dishonoring

While restrictive measures, such as voter ID laws, undermine the ability of Blacks and poor people to vote, such measures limit the rights of women more broadly, including White women who may not have updated their ID after changing or hyphenating their names upon marrying. The Washington Post notes that women are more likely to […]

Office Space celebrates 20th anniversary… as it’s revealed the cult classic film almost starred Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Vince Vaughn

‘I don’t think I was the biggest anything at the time,’ she confessed with a laugh. ’I was excited about doing a comedy like Office Space; features like that weren’t flying my way at that point.’