G20 leaders pledge quick action
On Doha deal:
World leaders promised to work as “quickly as
possible” to conclude long-running world trade talks and have their
top trade officials hold a stock-taking session by early next year,
a draft G20 document said on Friday.
With aim of nuke-free world:
Historic anti-atomic resolution adopted
A historic resolution enhancing efforts toward
nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation was unanimously adopted on
Thursday at a special meeting of the United Nations Security Council
chaired by U.S. President Barack Obama.
WHO cuts swine flu vaccine production estimate
The World Health Organization said Thursday that
pharmaceutical firms can produce only three billion doses of swine
flu vaccines a year, covering less than half of the global