Long-term equity concerns are not being adequately addressed in climate negotiations so far.
Egypt's Constituent Assembly (CA) approved almost unanimously the final draft of constitution early Friday morning.
Premier Wen Jiabao reiterated China's support for an independent Palestine with East Jerusalem as its capital.
UN General Assembly grants upgraded status for Palestine
UN General Assembly grants upgraded status for Palestine.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday called upon the UN General Assembly to " issue a birth certificate of the reality of the State of Palestine. "
Most Internet services in Syria were cut off on Thursday, with cell phone signals also disrupted, US technology companies monitoring the war-torn country's web traffic said.
Yemeni security forces on Thursday detained a high-level commander of the Yemen-based al-Qaida wing in the southern province of Abyan, the state-run Saba news agency reported.
The recent Israel-Palestine conflict has highlighted the importance of new media in a war.
Polling stations for the local elections in Algeria are open Thursday at 8:00 am (7:00 GMT) throughout the country.
The Palestinians expressed satisfaction on Wednesday over the international support to their bid to the United Nations to demand a recognition of a non-member observer state.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday strongly condemned the car bomb blasts in Syria.
Secretary General of Egypt's Constitutional Assembly Amr Darrag said that discussions over the draft constitution are expected to be finished later this day.