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Vice-chair UN Zero Waste Advisory Board says Türkiye’s stand ‘inspiring’

Anadolu Agency 26 Sep 2023
Jose Manuel Moller, the vice-chair of the UN Advisory Board of Eminent Persons on Zero Waste, described Türkiye's stand on the issue as "inspiring." ... Last week, on the sidelines of the 78th UN General Assembly in New York, Erdogan signed a Global Zero Waste goodwill declaration ... "How we manage waste, how we avoid the creation from the beginning.

Miller: Airplane hijackings during the late 60s and early 70s

Columbia Daily Tribune 02 Jul 2023
Even more fascinating to me was the fact that most of the hijackers wanted to go to Cuba. I remember thinking, "Cuba, what's in Cuba?" ... Ninety of the one hundred and eleven destination hijackers wanted to go to Cuba ... Pilots were given charts and maps with directions to Cuba in case they were hijacked ... You're in Cuba.

Snapshot: Earth Photo Awards 2023 – when humanity and nature collide

Metro UK 10 Jun 2023
Ever since humans began to farm 10,000 years ago, they have altered Earth’s landscape ... Annette LeMay Burke) ... Filippo Ferraro) ... ‘The number of broken solar items is increasing, but there are no regulations for professional solar waste disposal in African countries, thus it becomes part of the general e-waste problem (Picture ... Late afternoon, Cuba ... MORE .

The Mother Review : Jennifer Lopez goes all guns blazing in this trite action thriller

The Times of India 12 May 2023
Story. A former special forces operative embarks on a mission to pursue and confront two individuals involved in illicit arms dealing and human trafficking ... Review ... While the captivating scenes shot in Cuba and the Alaskan wilderness may momentarily hold your attention, overall, it amounts to a regrettable waste of time ... .

Cuba destroy Taiwan’s WBC dreams

Taipei Times 12 Mar 2023
Taiwan’s Yu Chang scores a run in their WBC Pool A game against Cuba in Taichung yesterday ... Taiwan actually threatened in the top of the first inning, putting runners on first and second on a hit batter and walk with only one out, but then Chang and Wu Nien-ting struck out, and Cuba wasted no time putting the game out of reach.

The religious persecution on our doorstep

The Hill 16 Jan 2023
Cuba’s communist regime has been animated by anti-religious ideology from its earliest days, with the Castro regime imprisoning, torturing and even murdering religious leaders ... government could take to train a spotlight on persecution in Cuba and galvanize support for the island’s religious prisoners.

She spied for Cuba for years from inside the US government. Now she’s about to walk free

Irish Independent 03 Jan 2023
... and sharing virtually everything that you learn and everyone around you learns about Cuba, and about the US and US intelligence in Cuba, and they’re sending it directly to Havana, that means that most of what you’ve done in your professional life is a waste.

Building a New Order of Things

Resilience 18 Nov 2022
In earlier writings I’ve advocated for modeling our energy consumption and waste generation on Cuba’s – both because it’s a country where I’ve spent a good bit of time and also because by many measures, when the electrical grid is functioning and its oil supply is uninterrupted, it sits at a point of global sustainability.

'We lived in dread of war, they told us we'd be dead in less than ...

Russia Today 29 Oct 2022
In February of the following year, the KGB reported to the Soviet leadership that the Americans were planning an operation to overthrow Fidel Castro’s government in Cuba ... Its key objective was to overthrow the Fidel Castro government by invading Cuba ... We need to deploy a number of nuclear missiles to Cuba ... There’s no time to waste.

Hunger drives Cuban migration to US higher in 2022

Jamaica Observer 28 Oct 2022
CUBA remains one of the top migrant-sending nations to the United States, with an uptick reported after Hurricane Ian in September ... In total, approximately two million US residents are natives of Cuba or claim Cuban ancestry ... The surge in numbers is attributed to Cuba's severe economic crisis ... Up to 80 per cent of Cuba's food is imported.

The Grenada intervention, the United Nations, Caricom and Jamaica's foreign policy in the 1980s

Jamaica Observer 23 Oct 2022
Kouri for Cuba.. "I shall not waste the valuable time of the council — or my own, for that matter — refuting the base lies of those who will go down in history as wretched butterflies pierced by the just pin of the peoples, as accomplices and lackeys of Yankee imperialism in the martyrdom of the people of Grenada.".

Cuba in the Eye of Washington’s Hurricane

Information Clearing House 19 Oct 2022
- Hurricane Ian lashed at western Cuba on September 27, 2022 ... President Barack Obama in 2014 (and culminated in Obama’s visit to Cuba in 2016) ... Embassy in Havana, did not waste any time before making a statement about the need to change the government in Cuba in response to the protests.

How Cuba is dealing with the devastation of Hurricane Ian

The Real News Network 05 Oct 2022
The day before Hurricane Ian hit Cuba, 50,000 people were evacuated and taken to 55 shelters ... Not a moment is wasted by Washington to use even a natural disaster to try to destabilize the situation in Cuba (a history that goes back to 1963, when the Central Intelligence Agency reflected on how to leverage natural disasters for political gains).

How Cuba is dealing with Hurricane Ian's devastation

Alternet 05 Oct 2022
On September 27, 2022, a tropical cyclone—Hurricane Ian—struck Cuba’s western province of Pinar del Río ... Not a moment is wasted by Washington to use even a natural disaster to try to destabilize the situation in Cuba (a history that goes back to 1963, when the Central Intelligence Agency on how to leverage natural disasters for political gains).

Hurricane Ian live tracker: Follow 140mph storm as it approaches Florida

Metro UK 28 Sep 2022
The powerful storm on course to hit Florida after decimating parts of Cuba (Picture. AP/Rex/ ... The hurricane has already laid waste to parts of Cuba overnight and left the entire island without power ... AP) ... AP) ... AP) ... Getty) ... Tobacco company worker Caridad Alvarez stands in her house destroyed by the hurricane in San Juan y Martinez, Cuba (Picture.

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