UNESCO - Announcement of United States withdrawal (12 October 2017)
14 October, 2017, 00:27 | Author: Brenda Erickson
Arab states believe the job of director-general of the 195-member organisation should go to one of them for the first time, but regional tensions have complicated the task.
Azoulay, 49, came from behind after six rounds of voting to defeat Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al-Kawari, also a former culture minister, after he failed to pick up support from other Gulf states which are part of a Saudi-led coalition blockading Qatar.
Azoulay would become the second French leader of the organization since Rene Maheu served as director-general in 1961-74.
Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry expressed to reporters Egypt's wishes for best luck in the final round to France after Egypt's candidate Moushira Khattab won only 25 votes in the UNESCO fifth round, while France's Audrey Azoulay received 31 votes.
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Parents may marry girls off so they have one less mouth to feed and in Africa will receive a "bride price" for the girl. Thorning-Schmidt added, "When a girl gets married too young, her role as a wife and a mother takes over".
Hurricane Ophelia on Thursday morning (Oct. 12) was slowly moving through the Atlantic Ocean toward the Azores and Ireland. CDT Thursday, Hurricane Ophelia was located 715 miles southwest of the Azores and was moving north-northeast at 2 mph.
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