COP27: How China and Africa Fit in Debate Over ‘Loss and Damage’ Fund

At COP27, the United Nations climate change conference held in Egypt this month, China has figured prominently in a debate between Africa and Western nations over financial help to developing countries suffering the effects of climate change. This year alone the African continent has seen deadly flooding in South Africa and the worst drought in […]

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UN General Assembly Rejects Russia’s ‘Referendums,’ ‘Annexation’ in Ukraine

The international community sent a clear message to Moscow on Wednesday, declaring the country’s so-called referendums and attempted annexation of parts of Ukraine illegal and invalid under international law.   In its strongest show of support for Ukraine since Moscow’s February 24 invasion, the U.N. General Assembly voted 143-5, adopting a resolution condemning and rejecting […]

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MIKATI MEETS TOTALENERGIES DELEGATION

Prime Minister-designate, Najib Mikati, met on Tuesday at the Grand Serail with a delegation of TotalEnergies Company, in the presence of Caretaker Energy Minister Walid Fayyad.   The delegation comprises General Manager at Total E&P Liban Romain de La Martinière, Gas Division President Laurent Vivier, and North Africa Director Jean Jaylet.     Source: National […]

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