|

Author Interviews | Hot Copy | Radio Programs |Celebrity Interviews | SOP Battle of the Bands

Bookmark and Share
Art/Author Interviews
Activism
Business
Canada
Celebrity Interviews
Cartoons
Crazy World
DNC Coverage
Education
Entertainment
Food/Wine
Environment
Family/Lifestyle
Health
Home and Garden
International
Hot Copy
Horoscopes/Astrology
Joke of the Day
Journalism
Law
Letter to the Editor
Mark Freedmans...
Media Is The Masses
Military
Music
History Cafe
Nancys Take
NSA Speakers
Opinion
Paranormal
Pets/Animals
Platinum Ice
Poetry
Politics
Press Releases
Promote Your Music, Band or Film Project
Press Release Service
Radio Programs
Religion
Rise and Walk
Science & Space
SOP Battle of the Bands
SOP French
SOP Spanish
Sports
Spoken Word
Technology
Training
Travel & Tourism
TV Programs
United States
Weather
Will Says...
World

$350 Million Pledged for Refugees in Uganda

A Solidarity Summit for refugees hosted by Uganda has raised some $358 million in pledges, the United Nations announced today.

SOP newswire3Coalition Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3UN Calls for Greater Support to Least Developed Countries - A major United Nations meeting focusing on the world`s least developed countries has closed today in Antalya, Turkey, with a call for greater support to the world`s most vulnerable nations.
SOP newswire3Mali: UN Condemns Ambush that Leaves Five 'Blue Helmets' Dead - Five United Nations peacekeepers were killed in an ambush in central Mali earlier today.
SOP newswire3Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3New Stamps for International Day of UN Peacekeepers Unveiled - Ahead of the International Day of UN Peacekeepers " celebrated annually on 29 May " the UN Postal Administration (UNPA) today announced the issuance of a set of six new stamps for the occasion.
SOP newswire3Inherent Resolve Strikes Hit ISIL in Syria, Iraq - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3UN Delivering Supplies to Families Escaping Besieged Fallujah - The United Nations refugee agency said today that it is delivering emergency relief supplies to families who managed to escape the besieged Iraqi city of Fallujah over the past few days.
SOP newswire3Fallujah`s Liberation From ISIL Control Progressing - Iraqi security forces operations backed by the U.S.-led coalition are progressing toward liberating the key Iraqi city of Fallujah from Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant control and killed the city`s ISIL commander, Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman Army Col. Steve Warren told Pentagon reporters today.
SOP newswire3Ash Carter to Travel to Singapore for Asia Security Summit - Defense Secretary Ash Carter will travel to Singapore to lead the U.S. delegation and deliver a keynote address June 4 at the 15th Asia Security Summit at the Shangri-La Dialogue, an annual conference hosted by the International Institute for Strategic Studies, Pentagon officials announced today.
SOP newswire3Obama Urges National Moment of Remembrance on Memorial Day - In issuing his Memorial Day proclamation yesterday, President Barack Obama urged all Americans to observe a National Moment of Remembrance at 3 p.m. local time on the May 30 holiday.
SOP newswire3Climate Change Citied Among Factors Impacting Stability in Sahel - At a meeting today in the United Nations Security Council on the situation in the Sahel region of sub-Saharan Africa, senior UN officials stressed that climate change plays a direct role in the region`s security, development and stability by increasing drought and fuelling conflict.
SOP newswire3Syria Peace Talks Will Resume as Soon as Feasible - The United Nations envoy for Syria today told the Security Council that he intends to begin the next round of intra-Syrian talks as soon as feasible, but certainly not within the next two to three weeks, the Organization reported today.
SOP newswire3UN Provides Seeds to Break Hunger Cycle in Central African Republic - Two United Nations agencies have begun providing both seeds and food to nearly 50,000 hungry farming families in some areas of the conflict-torn Central African Republic (CAR) to ensure that they don`t eat seeds meant for planting.
SOP newswire3Security Council Ends 13-year Sanctions Regime on Liberia - Acknowledging the sustained progress made on rebuilding Liberia after the 1999-2003 civil war, the United Nations Security Council today terminated an arms embargo against the country and dissolved the related mechanisms, namely the sanctions Committee and the expert panel.
SOP newswire3Counter-ISIL Strikes Target Terrorists in Syria, Iraq - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3UN Concerned About Possible Imminent Executions in Gaza - Expressing concern about possible imminent executions in Gaza, the United Nations human rights office today urged the authorities in Gaza to uphold their obligations to respect the rights to life and to a fair trial and not carry out death penalty.
SOP newswire3Lifting Embargo Allows Closer U.S., Vietnam Cooperation - The United States has lifted the ban on arms sales to Vietnam, eliminating one more vestige of the Cold War, President Barack Obama said in Hanoi yesterday.
SOP newswire3Coalition Strikes Hit ISIL Targets in Syria, Iraq - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3UN Welcomes Resumption of Cement Deliveries into Gaza - The United Nations envoy for the peace process in the Middle East today welcomed the decision to resume the private import of cement into Gaza after nearly 45 days of suspension.
SOP newswire3Ban Condemns Terrorist Attacks Killing Civilians in Syria - Ban Ki-moon has condemned the terrorist attacks today that claimed the lives of dozens of civilians in the Syrian coastal cities of Jableh and Tartous.
SOP newswire3Obama Confirms Death of Taliban Leader - President Barack Obama today confirmed the death of Taliban leader Akhtar Mohammad Mansur, who was targeted May 21 by a U.S. airstrike near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border.
SOP newswire3Coalition Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Iraq, Syria - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3Eager Lion Exercise Highlights U.S.-Jordan Force Integration - The most critical element of Eager Lion, U.S. Central Command`s largest military exercise in its area of responsibility, is the great integration between Jordanian and U.S. forces, Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel said here yesterday.
SOP newswire3Venezuelan Government and Opposition Should Address Challenges Through Dialogue - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon continues to follow events in Venezuela and is encouraged by the ongoing initiatives by former Heads of State and Government to promote dialogue between the Government of Venezuela and the opposition
SOP newswire3Ban Urges UN System to Bolster Support for Indigenous Peoples - Much has been achieved to improve the rights of indigenous peoples, but conflicts on their lands and territories, and the lack of inclusion of their voices in peace processes, remain a challenge, the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today at the closing of a two-week forum.
SOP newswire3Military Strikes Target ISIL in Iraq, Syria - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3ISIL Campaign Shifts Toward Taking Mosul and Raqqa - The military campaign to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is at an important juncture, with a new focus and steady progress by the U.S.-led coalition and Iraqi and Syrian security forces partners, Army Lt. Gen. Sean MacFarland said here today.
SOP newswire3U.S. Military Aids EgyptAir Search, Rescue Operations - U.S. European Command and the U.S. Navy`s 6th Fleet are coordinating with officials in Greece in support of Egypt`s search-and-rescue operations for EgyptAir Flight 804, which disappeared from radar screens while en route from Paris to Cairo yesterday.
SOP newswire3Syria: Credibility of Peace Talks at Risk Without Renewed Truce - Without improved humanitarian access and a restoration of Syria`s cessation of hostilities, the credibility of the next round of peace talks would be in question.
SOP newswire3U.S. Troops in Iraq Reinforce Success - People who say U.S. troop increases in Iraq are a band-aid approach or an incremental effort are missing the point, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said today.
110202526272829303132333435405060708090100110120130140150160170180190200210220230236
Subcsribe to theSOP's World feed.
Subcsribe to theSOP's World audio podcast.
What Others Are Reading
Right Now


BOOK REVIEW: This Girl Is Different by JJ Johnson
Burglary Suspect Busted After Returning to Scene of Crime for Lunch
Anti-ISIL Airstrikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
SpaceX Dragon Splashes Down in Pacific Ocean
All New Book Review for the Audiobook: The Clockwork Angel
Fake MD, 81, Gets 1 Year In Jail For Offering Free Breast Exams
1.16 million Newborns in sub-Saharan Africa die each year UN report
Emmy Winner William Borchert Speaks Out About Father's Day
Stephen Stippo Rakes Found Dead; Is there a Tie-In with the Whitey Bulger Trial?
All That Matters is Him
The Dying Art of Proofreading
Gary Coleman: The Most Tragic Figure In Hollywood History
USS Carl Vinson To Return To Pacific Fleet
Evidence of Ancient Volcanic Explosion on Mars
Lady Gaga Is Not Dead!
World Bank looking for Young Professionals
Inherent Resolve Airstrikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
Iraqi Forces continue to lead from the front
Detroit Lions Finish 0-16
UN Urges End to Indiscriminate Attacks in Syria