Posts Tagged ‘Michelle Bachelet’

UN: Myanmar faces ‘alarming’ risk of escalating civil war

Monday, September 27th, 2021

Myanmar is facing the alarming prospect of an escalating civil war as an uprising against the military junta widens, the UN’s human rights chief warned today. Michelle Bachelet told the United Nations Human Rights Council that time was running out for other countries to step up efforts to restore democracy and prevent a broader conflict. Read more

Chile’s president cares for pets and pushes for abortion

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Chile’s president Michelle Bachelet has announced her decision to push for legalised abortion, while at the same time calling for better care of pets. Ms Bachelet called for more “care, control and wellbeing” for pets. “With all due respect for pets, I think the person and human life are worth much more than that,” Cardinal Read more