Source Pravda.Ru

Igor Ivanov Meets Colin Powell

Russia's foreign minister Igor Ivanov met Thursday US secretary of state Colin Powell to discuss international efforts targeting global terrorism network, and the current operation in Afghanistan. High on the agenda were preparations for the forthcoming meeting between Russian and US presidents Vladimir Putin and George W. Bush due on October 21 in Shanghai. The tete-a-tete Ivanov-Powell talks will be followed by a business dinner in an extended format.

Representatives of the North Korean administration issued a statement saying that the United States and its allies have lost the "political and military confrontation" to the DPRK

North Korea declares victory over USA

On December 10, 1948 the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, its thirty articles enshrining basic and fundamental rights guaranteeing dignity of the human person and equality for all, regardless of race, color, creed or gender. A pipe dream?

Human Rights Day: Let us hang our heads in shame