Severe monsoon floods, which began in late July 2011, continue to inundate Bangkok and several provinces of Thailand, affecting over 2 million people. An aerial view of floods in Bangkok during a helicopter ride by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.
The Guatemalan Congress votes in favour of a legal reform proposed by the International Commission Against Impunity. The Commission has proposed reforms including changes to the law on immunity and to laws on criminal procedures and organized crime. 2008. Photo/CICIG UN-backed commission battling organized crime in Guatemala is providing a unique form of international assistance… Leer más