Posts tagged as UN General Assembly

Xi Jinping was lying in front of UN General Assembly

By Augusts Augustiņš on Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Immediately after the outbreak of Covid-19 the Chinese propaganda machine launched a large-scale disinformation campaign in Europe aimed at preventing it being labeled as the country where the Covid-19 pandemic began. The most absurd in this is that at a time when there are thousands of new cases daily, Chinese officials, including President Xi Jinping, make announcements about saving the world from this contagious virus, while our Prime Minister Kariņš…

Germany has big plans for UN Security Council seat

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Germany is once again occupying a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council. How does it plan to use it — and what is the country’s current involvement in UN missions? German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas’ business trip to New York in June has borne fruit. He had long been making the case for Germany to have a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council, the United Nations’ most important…

What Donald Trump kept silent about

By Natalia Pushkaruk on Saturday, September 29, 2018

Experts comment on US President’s address to UN General Assembly and its implications for Ukraine. US President Donald Trump addressed the UN General Assemble for the second time during his presidency early in the morning, September 25. During his speech that lasted for almost 40 minutes, he never mentioned Ukraine and referred to Russia only once, in regard to Nord Stream 2: “Reliance on a single foreign supplier can leave a nation vulnerable…

China is Still Trying Very Hard to Have a Negotiated Solution

Friday, September 28, 2018

Donald Trump chaired a meeting of the UN security council at the UN General Assembly on Wednesday where he accused China of interference in the upcoming US mid-term election. Pauline Loong, Hong-Kong-based economist, for her views on Trump’s rhetoric and economic war towards China. Trump’s accusations come as he imposed heavy trade tariffs on Chinese goods earlier this week. Accused of escalating a trade war, Donald Trump was undeterred as he threatened a further…