Archive for July 8th, 2010

Ban Ki Moon, Oh ! Ban Ki Moon.

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

By Charles .S.Perera Ban Ki Moon was the Minister of Foreign Affairs of South Korea when he presented his candidature to the post of Secretary General of the United Nations. He was not the only candidate, and was not also the best candidate even among those who had presented their nominations. His election followed intense […]

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Russia and China have learned a bitter lesson for supporting IC against Sudan.

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

Herold Leelawardena At its 5040th meeting on 18 September 2004, under Chapter VII of the United Nations Charter, the Security Council had adopted the resolution 1564 by 11 votes to none, with 4 abstentions on 18 September 2004.  The resolution 1564 requested, inter alia, that the Secretary-General “ƒ”¹…”rapidly establish an international commission of inquiry in […]