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When the UN raided Inner City Press’ office on Monday (video here), taking photographs was Pamela Falk of CBS. How and why did she get there? And how is this consistent with CBS’ policies? Falk agreed to become, with no opponent, the present of the UN Correspondents Association, either without knowing or caring that this ...

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Behind the UN raid on Inner City Press’ office on Monday (photo, video), beyond the UN officials who entered, search and photographed the Press office without any notice or consent are those who created the atmosphere:the UN’s Censorship Alliance, which continues to call itself the UN Correspondents Association. Freedom of Information Act documents obtained from Voice of America show that it ...

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Two weeks after the UN tersely dismissed claims that it killed 8000 people by introducing cholera to Haiti, Inner City Press asked two lawyers from the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti about the next steps, and about the Duvalier case currently being heard. Speaking from Port-au-Prince, IJDH staff attorney Nicole Phillips said that ...

On Mali Journalist Detained for Report on Corruption, UN Has Nothing to Say

Mali is the UN’s new focus, or cash cow. But even there, Ban Ki-moon’s UN cannot speak up for media harassed by security services for reporting on corruption. It is any surprise? At the March 7 UN noon briefing, Inner City Press asked Ban’s chief spokesperson Martin Nesirky: Inner City Press: In Mali, a journalist ...

AFP’s Witcher, Ladsous’ Lapdog, Echoes on Minova, Reuters Re-Tweets

When Herve Ladsous, the fourth Frenchman in a row to sit atop UN Peacekeeping, wants to spoon-feed stories and get positive coverage, Agence France Presse and its UN reporter Tim Witcher cannot be far away. It began the very day Ladsous was dumped on the UN, as a replacement for candidate Jerome Bonnafont. Inner City ...

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Chinese Permanent Representative to the UN Li Baodong, negotiating a resolution on the North Korean nuclear test, met with “the US this morning in consultations, now we are close,” Li told Inner City Press midday on March 1. Li continued, “both sides are ready to send a strong signal against that nuclear program, they cannot ...

At UN, Ban to Meet HRW’s Roth, Position on Haiti Cholera & Drones Not Shown

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has been on the road for more than a week. He met with the ruling families of the United Arab Emirates (but didn’t raise their banning of a professor who’s a critic of Bahrain) and Qatar (but didn’t raise the sentencing to 15 years in prison of a poet who ...