Sweden in shock – the kicking to death of a sixteen year-old, and the separate fatal shooting of fifteen year-old, have sparked fears over the apparent rise of youth violence.
And we hear about efforts to reform the United Nations – to keep the UN relevant, effective, and force the institution to adapt to challenges in contemporary international politics.
Closing music: ”Through Your Eyes”, Nina Kinert.
The killings of two teenagers in separate incidents have shocked Sweden – prompting fears over a rising tide of youth-related violence here.
George Wood has more.
A proposal to reform the United Nations secretariat was presented to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon recently.
The proposal, known as the Four Nations Initiative, is the result of a two-year study by four nations from as many continents.
Azariah Kiros has the details.