Search  
transparente
bar_tema
  Politics
bar_tema
bar_tema
  Environment
bar_tema
  Civil Society
bar_tema
  Development
bar_tema
  Human Rights
bar_tema
  Health
bar_tema
  Media &
    Communications
bar_tema
   What is RSS? What is RSS?
bar_tema
transparente
bar_idioma
  Global Affairs
bar_idioma
  Africa
bar_idioma
  Asia-Pacific
     Afghanistan
     Nepal
     Tsunami
bar_idioma
  Caribbean
      Haiti
bar_idioma
  Europe
      EU Expansion
bar_idioma
  Latin America
bar_idioma
  Mideast &
   Mediterranean
      Iraq
      Israel/Palestine
bar_idioma
  Columns
bar_idioma
  In Focus
bar_idioma
   ENGLISH
   ESPAÑOL
   FRANÇAIS
   SVENSKA
   ITALIANO
   DEUTSCH
   SWAHILI
   MAGYAR
   NEDERLANDS
   POLSKI
   ČESKY
   ARABIC
   SUOMI
   PORTUGUÊS
   JAPANESE
Monday, January 26, 2015   21:18 GMT

Cuba and U.S. Skirt Obstacles to Normalisation of Ties
Patricia Grogg, Ivet Gonzalez

HAVANA - The biggest discrepancies in the first meeting to normalise relations between Cuba and the United States, after more than half a century, were over the issue of human rights. But what stood out in the talks was a keen interest in forging ahead, in a process led by two women.
MORE >>

Obama-Congress Iran Sanctions Battle Goes International
Jasmin Ramsey
WASHINGTON - While its anyones guess whether a final deal will be reached over Irans nuclear programme this year, a number of key international actors have forcefully weighed in on calls from within the U.S. congress to impose more sanctions on the Islamic Republic.
MORE >>
 

U.S. May Soon Stand Alone Opposing Children's Treaty
Thalif Deen
UNITED NATIONS - When the East African nation of Somalia, once described as a "lawless state", ratified the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) early this week, it left two countries in splendid isolation from the rest of the world: South Sudan and the United States.
MORE >>
Development Deadline
 
Economy and Trade
>   Cuba and U.S. Skirt Obstacles to Normalisation of Ties
>   Obama-Congress Iran Sanctions Battle Goes International
> OPINION  Banks, Inequality and Citizens
MORE >>
Politics
>   Cuba and U.S. Skirt Obstacles to Normalisation of Ties
>   Obama-Congress Iran Sanctions Battle Goes International
> OPINION-CUBA/US  Catching a Glimpse of the Possible Future
MORE >>
Civil Society
>   Cuba and U.S. Skirt Obstacles to Normalisation of Ties
>   U.S. May Soon Stand Alone Opposing Children's Treaty
> OPINION  Banks, Inequality and Citizens
MORE >>
Environment
>   What the U.S. Should Learn from Russias Collapse
>   Dirty Energy Reliance Undercuts U.S., Canada Rhetoric at Climate Talks
>   A Game-Changing Week on Climate Change
MORE >>
Development
>   U.S. May Soon Stand Alone Opposing Children's Treaty
>   From the American Dream to the Nightmare of Deportation
>   Dirty Energy Reliance Undercuts U.S., Canada Rhetoric at Climate Talks
MORE >>
Human Rights
>   Cuba and U.S. Skirt Obstacles to Normalisation of Ties
>   U.S. May Soon Stand Alone Opposing Children's Treaty
> OPINION-CUBA/US  Catching a Glimpse of the Possible Future
MORE >>
Health
>   Groups Push Obama to Clarify U.S. Abortion Funding for Wartime Rape
>   Survivors of Sexual Violence Face Increased Risks
> OPINION  How Ebola Could End the Cuban Embargo
MORE >>
Media & Communications
> "No Planet B"  Marchers Demand Swift Action on Climate Change
>   UN Staff Celebrates Holi, Hindu Festival of Colours
>   New York Farmers Aid the City's Hungry
MORE >>
Middle EastMiddle East & North Africa Global GovernanceGlobal Governance
 



Nuclear Weapons
Lobelog.com
IPS UN Bureau - Internship Programme
 More North American News
News in RSS
 Cuba and U.S. Skirt Obstacles to Normalisation of Ties
 Obama-Congress Iran Sanctions Battle Goes International
 U.S. May Soon Stand Alone Opposing Children's Treaty
 OPINION: Banks, Inequality and Citizens
 OPINION-CUBA/US: Catching a Glimpse of the Possible Future
 Cuban Diplomacy Looks Towards Both Brussels and Washington
 Cuba and the United States A New Era?
 OPINION: Islamic Reformation, the Antidote to Terrorism
 The Day CIA Failed to Un-beard Castro in His Own Den
 OPINION: Political Islam and U.S. Policy in 2015
 From the American Dream to the Nightmare of Deportation
MORE >>
 More about the IPS cast of writers
Adrianne Appel
Ngoc Nguyen
Lucy Komisar
Bill Berkowitz
William Fisher
Stephen Leahy
Jim Lobe
Gareth Porter
Haider Rizvi
Abid Aslam
Thalif Deen
Helena Cobban
 Global News from our Affiliates
News in RSS
 Cuba and U.S. Skirt Obstacles to Normalisation of Ties
 OPINION: Looking Two Steps Ahead into Saudi Arabia’s Future
 Africa’s Rural Women Must Count in Water Management
 Renewables Can Benefit Water, Energy and Food Nexus
 Not Without Our Daughters: Lambada Women Fight Infanticide and Child Trafficking
 Aboriginal Businesses Stimulate Positive Change in Australia
 Zimbabwe Faces Troubling Spike in Cases of Multi-Drug Resistant TB
 After Nine Years of Foot-Dragging, U.N. Ready for Talks on High Seas Treaty
 Think Tanks Discuss Role In Global Issues
 OPINION: Greece Gives EU the Chance to Rediscover Its Social Responsibility
 U.N. Emergency Fund Doles Out $100 Million for Aid Operations
MORE >>