Monthly Archives: January 2013

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Bahrain

By | 9 January 2013

New York – The Secretary-General deeply regrets the decision of Bahrain’s Court of Cassation on 7 January, to uphold the harsh sentences, including life imprisonment, against 20 Bahraini political activists.

Category: Uncategorized

Secretary-General’s statement on Syria

By | 8 January 2013

New York – What the Syrian people desperately need at this time are real solutions to the crisis that is tearing their nation apart.  In this regard, the Secretary-General was disappointed that the speech by President Bashar al Assad on 6 January does not contribute to a solution that could end the terrible suffering of… Read More »

Category: Uncategorized