Showing posts with label UN. Show all posts
Showing posts with label UN. Show all posts

Monday, 21 December 2020

UN chief commends ‘swift action’ by Nigerian authorities as more than 300 boys are reunited with their families




After the release of the boys kidnapped by armed men from Government Science Secondary School in Kankara, on 11 December, Secretary-General António Guterres called for the “immediate and unconditional release of those who remain abducted”. 

Wednesday, 16 December 2020

UN documents 375 killings in Colombia in 2020, urges Government action




High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet called on Colombia’s Government to take concrete actions to protect the population from the surge in violence inflicted on peasants, indigenous and Afro-Colombian people by non-State armed groups, criminal groups, and other armed elements.