Posts Tagged ‘politics’

UN Rights Chief Says ‘Change System’ in Egypt

February 2, 2011, Posted by admin at 5:11 am

UN rights chief says ‘change system’ in Egypt GENEVA — 01 Feb, 2011 In a statement on Tuesday, The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay quoted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights saying people must be protected from abuses “if man is not to be compelled to have recourse, as a last resort, [...]

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Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan

September 24, 2009, Posted by admin at 4:57 am

Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (1918-2004), served as president of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 1971 until his death in Nov. 2, 2004.  Born around 1918, he was the youngest of the four sons of Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al-Nahyan,  a member of the Bani Yas tribe, who ruled Abu Dhabi from 1922 [...]

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