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News Liberia » Politics: Liberia: Security Council seeks study of role played by UN mission in conflict resolution, political mediation

News channel or source: https://www.indiablooms.com/world-details/F/15300/liberia-security-council-seeks-study-of-role-played-by-un-mission-in-conflict-resolution-political-mediation.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

New York, Apr 20 (IBNS): Commending the remarkable achievements made by the people and Government of Liberia to consolidate lasting peace and stability in the wake of a 1999-2003 civil war, the Security Council on Thursday asked the United Nations ...

News Liberia » Politics: The Liberian Constitution: What We Didn’t Know

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/opinion/commentaries/the-liberian-constitution-what-we-didnt-know/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Liberia is signatory to the charter that created the United ... their governments to protect their citizens in ways that prevent any possibility of future political or economic subjugation. They may determine which and how much rights to offer non-citizens.

News Liberia » Politics: Liberia: Important lessons for today's peacekeeping agenda

News channel or source: https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/liberia-important-lessons-for-todays-peacekeeping-agenda
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

political instability and cycles of violence and so we pay tribute to all SRSG Zarif, to all UN peacekeepers and staff who have worked in Liberia for their work and their duty. We particularly remember the 202 United Nations Peacekeepers who sadly gave ...

News Liberia » Politics: Ghana eyes stronger ties with Liberia – Veep

News channel or source: http://mobile.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/business/Ghana-eyes-stronger-ties-with-Liberia-Veep-644031
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

She praised Ghana for the help it gave to Liberia during the years of political instability” Madam Howard Taylor’s visit, follows on the heels of the newly elected President, George Weah, who also recently was in Ghana for a two-day visit to meet with ...

News Liberia » Politics: Liberian War Criminal Sentenced to 30 Years in US prison

News channel or source: https://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/265631-liberian-war-criminal-sentenced-to-30-years-in-us-prison.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

“Today’s verdict means victory for Liberia, not only for the victims,” said Hassan ... A supporter, Alphonso Seke-Horton, told reporters the sentence was unfair and a political act designed to frame Mr. Jabbateh. He said Mr. Jabbateh was only acting ...

News Liberia » Politics: Liberian rebel commander sentenced to 30 years in prison

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/19/liberian-rebel-commander-sentenced-to-30-years-in-/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

In 2008, the son of former Liberian President Charles Taylor was convicted in a federal court in Florida of torturing or ordering the torture of dozens of his father’s political opponents. Charles McArthur Emmanuel, who is better known as Chuckie Taylor ...

News Liberia » Politics: Liberian President, Weah Accused Of Suppressing Press

News channel or source: https://www.channelstv.com/2018/04/16/liberian-president-weah-accused-of-suppressing-press/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

“Liberia has a troubling history of libel lawsuits where applicants ... A large number of figures directly implicated in the civil war still occupy important positions in the political and economic spheres in the country. A few days later, Weah said ...

News Liberia » Politics: Liberia's media on edge as reporter flees

News channel or source: http://www.africareview.com/special-reports/Liberia-media-on-edge-as-reporter-flees/979182-4395532-14sht5a/index.html
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

"Liberia has a troubling history of libel lawsuits where applicants ... A large number of figures directly implicated in the civil war still occupy important positions in the political and economic spheres in the country. A few days later, President ...

News Liberia » Politics: Liberian Association of Worcester County fundraising for community center down payment

News channel or source: http://www.telegram.com/news/20180421/liberian-association-of-worcester-county-fundraising-for-community-center-down-payment
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The Liberian Association of Worcester County - a nonprofit, non-political and non-tribal organization dedicated to helping members of the Liberian community adjust to life in the United States - will hold a fundraiser at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Good Times ...

News Liberia » Politics: “Cuba-Liberia Relations Still Strong”

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/cuba-liberia-relation-still-strong/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

For Liberia-Cuba relations, he said it reawakens the spirit of ... Vera said the U.S. has nothing to do with the politics of Cuba just as Cuba has nothing to do with that of the U.S., noting that while the Cuban government has embarked on reforms ...