The Turning Spiral

Category: United Nations


United Nations News Centre – At climate summit in Washington, UN officials call to take action ‘to the next level’

5 May 2016 – Recalling that just two weeks ago, 175 countries came to the United Nations to sign the historic Paris Agreement on climate change, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today said it is time to take climate action to the…

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Saudi Arabia Puts 47 to Death, Including Prominent Shiite Cleric – Ben Hubbard in The New York Times

Saudi Arabia holds the United Nations Chair of the Commission for Human Rights because – why??? BAGHDAD — Saudi Arabia drew condemnation from Iran and its allies in the region on Saturday after putting to death a prominent Shiite cleric…

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