All posts tagged "Ban Kimoon"

  • (AP-Yonhap) U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon sits inside a tent belonging to a Syrian family at a refugee camp in Irbil, 350 kilometers north of Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday. Ban expressed his deep sadness over the suffering and the hard conditions the refugees are living in. The Syrian conflict, which began in March 2011, has killed more than 120,000 people, forced more than 2 million to flee the country and devastated the nation's cities, economy and social fabric.
    U.N. Chief Ban Ki-moon condemns S. Sudan, rebel forces for stealing humanitarian aid

    U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday strongly condemned the commandeering of humanitarian vehicles and the theft of food and other desperately needed aid by government and anti-government forces in violence-torn South Sudan. In a statement, Mr. Ban...

    • Posted January 15, 2014
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    Ban Ki-moon park

    Ban Ki-moon park: The bust of United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon stands at a park in his hometown Eumseong, North Chungcheong Province. The park named after Ban opened Thursday. (Courtesy of Eumseong County)

    • Posted December 19, 2013
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