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Ethiopia envoy: Eritrean troops in Tigray will `leave soon'

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Ethiopia’s U.N. ambassador said Tuesday that Eritrean troops who have been fighting with his country’s forces in a war against the Tigray region’s fugitive leaders “will definite...

Brazil, UAE, Albania, Ghana and Gabon win UN council seats

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations elected five countries to join the powerful U.N. Security Council on Friday with no suspense because all were unopposed -- Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, Al...

World Health Assembly set to rule on Taiwan's participation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said the issue of Taiwan’s participation in the World Health Assembly (WHA) has been added to the health meeting's agenda ...

Diplomatic allies back Taiwan's participation in World Health Assembly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Of Taiwan's 15 allies, 13 have already written to the World Health Organization (WHO) and urged it to include the nation in its upcoming World Health Assembly (WHA) as...

Taiwan launches new Formosa Club in the Caribbean

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Formosa Club in the Caribbean held its inaugural virtual meeting Friday (May 15), with nearly 100 members of parliament from five countries attending. Foreign Minis...

UN urges global support for volcano-erupting St. Vincent

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly approved a resolution Wednesday expressing solidarity and support for St. Vincent and urging continued financial help for the eastern Caribbean island a...

Cultural festival showcases Caribbean and Latin American delicacies, performing arts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The one-day Culture Uma Fest, held on Saturday (April 17) at Taipei's Maji Square, was a resounding success that drew a large crowd eager to learn more about Caribbean...

Taiwan to donate US$300,000 to St. Vincent amid volcanic eruption

Taiwan has pledged to donate US$300,000 to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) in the wake of the devastation caused by the eruption of La Soufrière volcano, the nation's embassy in the ...

Photo of the Day: Volcano on Taiwan's ally Saint Vincent explodes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This photo shows a massive volcanic eruption that struck Taiwan's diplomatic ally Saint Vincent and the Grenadines over the weekend. La Soufriere, a volcano located...

UN urges Somalia to organize elections without delay

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council urged Somalia’s government on Friday to organize elections “without delay” in a resolution that stressed the pressing threat to the country’s security f...

Fairleigh Dickinson names France first volleyball coach

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Karl France has been hired as Fairleigh Dickinson's first men's volleyball coach. The announcement by athletic director Brad Hurlbut on Wednesday, comes less ...

France's go-slow coronavirus vaccination strategy backfires

PARIS (AP) — France’s cautious approach to rolling out a coronavirus vaccination program appears to have backfired, leaving barely 500 people inoculated in the first week and rekindling anger over the...

Taiwan-based Caribbean writer launches book about her homeland

Taiwan-based Caribbean writer Peggy Carr on Wednesday (Dec. 16) launched her new book titled "Shape of a Warrior," a socio-cultural historical narrative about what life was like for the indi...

ICC urges Sudan to give investigators access to Darfur

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The International Criminal Court’s prosecutor urged Sudan’s government on Thursday to match its commitment to justice in Darfur with action, starting with unimpeded access for th...

UN defeats Russia resolution promoting women at peace tables

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council defeated a Russian resolution Friday to commemorate the 20th anniversary of a U.N. measure demanding equal participation for women in activities promoti...