ALGIERS-Ahead of the vote of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Wednesday evening on a resolution condemning Israel for its violence in Gaza and providing for a international mechanism to protect Palestinians, “Algeria scored a victory at the United Nations (UN)” alongside with Turkey as Chair of the Arab Group, Russia’s news agency Sputnik wrote on Thursday.

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NEW YORK- United Nations General Assembly, which held an emergency meeting on Wednesday, adopted by an overwhelming majority a resolution presented by Algeria and Turkey condemning Israel for the violence committed in Gaza and calling for an international protection mechanism for Palestinian civilians.

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NEW YORK- Algeria's former diplomat and law professor Noureddine Amir was elected, Tuesday in New York, as the chairperson of nine United Nations committees on human rights.

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NEW YORK- Deputy Seddik Chihab called, in New York, to strengthen relations between the United Nations (UN), Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the national parliaments, notably in terms of segments which have effects on the citizens’ daily life and the exercise of citizenship.

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NEW YORK  - The United Nations, the African Union and the United States called Wednesday for the implementation of the Peace Agreement, resulting from Algiers process, which remains the main instrument likely to restore security in Mali and in the region of the Sahel.

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ALGIERS- Algeria, Tunisia and Egypt reiterated Monday the need to implement the United Nations' Action Plan for the resolution of the Libyan crisis and create the most favourable conditions to make headway in accordance with the vision of the UN Special Envoy for Libya Ghassan Salame, which promised to unveil proposals for a referendum or national elections shortly.        

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NEW YORK- The information days on Algeria in New York were a “resounding success” for a first event aimed at promoting Algeria’s tourist and cultural potential in the United States of America, said Monday the event’s organizers.

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NEW YORK-The United Nations headquarters in New York on Friday hosted the information days on Algeria with two outstanding cultural events aimed at promoting the Algerian music and gastronomy in the United States.

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NEW YORK- The United Nations Security Council adopted Friday, in New York, a draft resolution extending by six months, until 31 October, the mandate of the United Nations Mission for the Holding of a Referendum in Western Sahara.

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NEW YORK- Negotiations about the draft resolution on occupied Western Sahara, continue Thursday in Security Council where member countries demanded a text oriented towards the political settlement of the conflict.

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