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New UN Human Rights Office to open in Liberia in early 2018

UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Andrew Gilmour on Friday concluded a three-day visit to Liberia.

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Senior UN Human Rights Official Visits Liberia

UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Andrew Gilmour will visit Liberia from 1 to 3 August, seeking to mobilise support for the establishment of a UN Human Rights Office in the country following the forthcoming closure of the UN Mission in Liberia in March 2018. During his visit, Gilmour will meet with Government and civil […]

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Liberia National Day 2017

Press Statement attributable to Rex W. Tillerson, Secretary of State: On behalf of the United States, congratulations to all Liberians as you mark 170 years of independence. In this important election year, we applaud Liberia’s dedication to democratic ideals, as embodied by your commitment to free and fair elections and the peaceful transition of power. […]

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Liberia : Security Council urges Liberia to plan for safe, credible polls

Ahead of October elections, Security Council urges Liberia to plan for safe, credible polls With Liberian officials responsible for security in the country, the United Nations Security Council today encouraged the Government to put in place an election security plan for the October polls. The 15-member Council agreed a presidential statement – which is similar […]

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