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15May

UN Policy Still Fails to Protect Whistleblowers

By Brett Schaefer | DailySignal.com Published May 15, 2017 UN Policy Still Fails to Protect Whistleblowers United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres wrote a letter to all of the permanent representatives to the U.N. in New York earlier this month, updating them on his management and reform agenda. A number of these initiatives are still in…

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15May

UN Agency Helps North Korea with Patent Application for Banned Nerve Gas Chemical

By George Russell | FoxNews.com Published May 15, 2017 UN Agency Helps North Korea with Patent Application for Banned Nerve Gas Chemical EXCLUSIVE: For more than a year, a United Nations agency in Geneva has been helping North Korea prepare an international patent application for production of sodium cyanide — a chemical used to make…

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11May

The US Is Right to Insist on Lower UN Peacekeeping Dues

By Brett Schaefer | DailySignal.com Published May 11, 2017 The US Is Right to Insist on Lower UN Peacekeeping Dues A consistent theme from the earliest days of the Trump administration was the intent to lower the amount that America pays for United Nations peacekeeping. During her confirmation hearing, Ambassador Nikki Haley repeatedly said that the U.S.…

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9May

Time for Trump to Fulfill Promise and Withdraw From Paris Climate Agreement

By Nicolas Loris, Brett Schaefer | DailySignal.com Published May 09, 2017 Time for Trump to Fulfill Promise and Withdraw From Paris Climate Agreement President Donald Trump has promised to make a “big decision” in the next two weeks on the Paris climate accord after promising to “cancel” the agreement during the campaign last year. Fundamentally,…

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27Apr

US May Stay in Paris Climate Accord, With Caveats

Newsmax Published April 27, 2017 US May Stay in Paris Climate Accord, With Caveats Signs are mounting that President Donald Trump’s administration may stay in the landmark Paris climate change accord of 2015, under pressure from big business and public support for the agreement. But experts say the final decision, expected next month, is anything…

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27Apr

Tillerson Seeking 9% Cut to U.S. State Department Workforce, Sources Say

By Nick Wadhams | Bloomberg Published April 27, 2017 Tillerson Seeking 9% Cut to U.S. State Department Workforce, Sources Say The State Department plans to cut 2,300 U.S. diplomats and civil servants — about 9 percent of the Americans in its workforce worldwide — as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson presses ahead with his task…

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26Apr

Bill Nye Considers ‘Climate Impact’ Tax on Large Families

By Jason Devaney | Newsmax Published April 26, 2017 Bill Nye Considers ‘Climate Impact’ Tax on Large Families Scientist Bill Nye and a panelist on his Netflix show discussed penalizing families for having “extra kids” because of their claimed effect on climate change. According to The Daily Caller, Tuesday’s episode of “Bill Nye Saves The…

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24Apr

United Nations elects Saudi Arabia to Women’s Rights Commission

By Natalie Johnson | FOX News Network, LLC Published April 24, 2017 United Nations elects Saudi Arabia to Women’s Rights Commission Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Saudi Arabia was recently elected to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, provoking backlash from human rights organizations. The Gulf state became the 45th country…

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24Apr

Eric Shawn reports: US boycott at the United Nations

FOX News Network, LLC Published April 24, 2017 Eric Shawn reports: US boycott at the United Nations Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Mar. 27, 2017 – 1:20 – U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley warns about the threat of nuclear weapons Source: Fox News Network, LLC http://video.foxnews.com/v/5374160107001/?#sp=show-clips

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22Apr

UN Gaza Staffer out after Allegations of Hamas Ties

Newsmax Published April 22, 2017 UN Gaza Staffer out after Allegations of Hamas Ties GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees says a Gaza staffer suspected of being elected to the Islamic militant Hamas group’s leadership no longer works for the agency. Agency spokesman Chris Gunness says Saturday Suhail…

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16Mar

Amb. Bolton on proposed funding cuts to the United Nations

FOX News Network, LLC Published March 16, 2017 Amb. Bolton on proposed funding cuts to the United Nations Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com This is a rush transcript from “Your World,” March 16, 2017. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated. (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) MICK MULVANEY, WHITE HOUSE…

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26Jan

Trump: Immigration Ban ‘Not the Muslim Ban’

By Joe Crowe | Newsmax Published January 26, 2017 Trump: Immigration Ban ‘Not the Muslim Ban’ President Donald Trump said his plan to take executive action to suspend immigration “is not the Muslim ban.” “It’s countries that have tremendous terror. It’s countries that we’re going to be spelling out in a little while in the…

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25Jan

NYT: Trump Preparing Exec Order to Reduce US Role in UN

By Cathy Burke | NEWSMAX Published January 25, 2017 NYT: Trump Preparing Exec Order to Reduce US Role in UN The Trump administration is preparing executive orders to drastically reduce the U.S. role in the United Nations and other international organizations, The New York Times reported Wednesday. According to the Times, the draft order establishes…

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23Jan

US sent $221 million to Palestinians in Obama’s last hours

By MATTHEW LEE and RICHARD LARDNER | AP News Published January 23, 2017 US sent $221 million to Palestinians in Obama’s last hours WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials say the Obama administration in its waning hours defied Republican opposition and quietly released $221 million to the Palestinian Authority that GOP members of Congress had been blocking.…

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18Jan

We Won’t Always Have Paris: Climate treaty reveals global elites’ dishonesty, extremism, lack of intelligence

By Dr. Steven J. Allen | Capital Research Center Published January 18, 2017 We Won’t Always Have Paris: Climate treaty reveals global elites’ dishonesty, extremism, lack of intelligence The Paris climate treaty gives us a window into the thinking of the politicians and bureaucrats who cobbled it together. It’s a treaty, committing the world’s governments…

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6Jan

New whistleblower policy could give move to defund the UN a boost

By George Russell | FOX NEWS NETWORK, LLC Published January 6, 2017 New whistleblower policy could give move to defund the UN a boost Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Six months after a United Nations watchdog report suggested better protection for UN whistleblowers, the global bureaucracy is about to produce a policy that could…

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27Oct

Blood and war: How a UN agency cooperates with Assad

By George Russell, and Annie Sparrow | FOX NEWS NETWORK, LLC Published October 27, 2016 Blood and war: How a UN agency cooperates with Assad EXCLUSIVE: The United Nations’ World Health Organization, which claims “impartiality and independence from external sources and authorities” in its operations, has been quietly cooperating with Syria’s murderous Assad regime in…

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26Oct

Haiti cholera scandal: US bolsters UN wall of denial, legal investigator says

By George Russell | FOX NEWS NETWORK, LLC Published October 26, 2016 Haiti cholera scandal: US bolsters UN wall of denial, legal investigator says The United Nations’ wall of denial about its responsibility for causing Haiti’s 6-year-old cholera epidemic is stronger than ever — and a U.N. human rights expert has put the focus directly…

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26Oct

US Abstains in UN Vote on Cuba Embargo for the First Time

By NEWSMAX MEDIA, INC. Published October 26, 2016 US Abstains in UN Vote on Cuba Embargo for the First Time The United States abstained for the first time in 25 years Wednesday on a U.N. resolution condemning America’s economic embargo against Cuba, a measure it had always vehemently opposed. The U.S. was joined in abstaining…

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26Oct

AP Explains: Why African States Have Started Leaving the ICC

By NEWSMAX MEDIA, INC. Published October 26, 2016 AP Explains: Why African States Have Started Leaving the ICC JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Until last week, no country had withdrawn from the International Criminal Court. Now, three African states — South Africa, Burundi and Gambia — have made official decisions to leave. Gambia announced its decision late…

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