United Nations report says better protections needed from mine water disasters
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 A string of mining waste disasters — some deadly — over the past decade show better protections are needed for communities downstream of massive polluted material storage sites, according to a United Nations report.
Human migration to urban environments is expected to increase and sweep up more than 68% of the world's population by 2050. This is according to a new report prepared by the Population Division of the.. Source: Wochit News -
According to a report by Reuters, Israel has railed against the the UN Human Rights Council after it voted to set up a human rights probe into recent killings in Gaza, accusing Israel of using.. Source: Wochit News -
According to a report by Reuters, two more Palestinian protestors were shot and killed, following the bloodiest day in Gaza in years, with 60 Palestinians killed near the Gaza-Israel border amid.. Source: Wochit News -
According to a report by Reuters, the Trump administration is looking to end temporary protections from immigrants in the United States from Honduras, leaving some 57,000 potentially vulnerable to.. Source: Wochit -
According to a report by Reuters, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Saturday that the mounting trade spat between the United States and China was one of the biggest concerns for.. Source: Wochit News -
According to a report by Reuters, the United Nations Security Council has failed to adopt a Russian-drafted resolution that would have condemned "the aggression against the Syrian Arab Republic by the.. Source: Wochit News -
Hours after the airstrikes, Nikki Haley addressed the United Nations and warned Syria against the future use of chemical weapons.
Hours after the US and its European allies launched airstrikes.. Source: Geo Beats -
On Saturday, the United States' Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the Security Council that the US is 'locked and loaded' to deliver further strikes if Syria's President Bassar.. Source: Wochit News -