LYON, France, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- The second Sino-French cultural forum was held on Tuesday in the southern French city of Lyon.
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Chen Zhu, president of the Western Returned Scholars Association, said enhancing cultural exchanges was an effective way to dispel misunderstandings and prejudices and to promote mutual understanding and trust between the two countries.
Former French prime minister Jean-Pierre Raffrain also noted the importance of the culture for both countries, saying "the relationship between France and China is primarily a cultural relationship".
Raffrain praised the spirit of the "New Silk Road". The Belt and Road Initiative, put forward by China in 2013, showed a path of cooperation in a spirit of openness Mens Air Jordan 13 Wheat Golden Harvest Elemental Gold For Sale , which is especially important for today's world, he said.
The Belt and Road Initiative comprises the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, aiming to build trade and infrastructure networks along the ancient Silk Road routes connecting Asia with Europe, Africa and beyond.
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The first Sino-French Cultural Forum was held in May 2016 in Beijing.
The forum, jointly put forward by Chen Zhu and Jean-Pierre Raffarin, is aimed at building a non-official and non-profit Sino-French communication platform. The forum will be held in China and France alternately.
GENEVA, Aug. 30 (Xinhua) -- Nearly 23,000 migrant fatalities worldwide since 2014 have been recorded by the United Nations migration agency's missing migrants project, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Wednesday.
Overall cheap air jordan 13 wheat mens , 60,000 deaths on migration routes have been recorded in the last 20 years, said the IOM in a statement to mark the International Day of the Disappeared on Wednesday.
However, not all deaths and disappearances are reported or recorded.
The IOM report said that in many regions of the world, migrants' bodies are never found, and many more may never be identified. Each nameless death represents a devastated family missing a loved one.
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In many places around the world, men, women and children go missing during migration, some of whom are in detention without recourse to justice.
The rights of migrants, including the right to life air jordan 13 wheat mens 2017 , must be protected in order to ensure that migration is safe, orderly, dignified and humane.
Though efforts are being made both to save lives and to improve identification, the thousands of deaths recorded by IOM each year contain only partial information on the individuals that lose their lives, said IOM.
It is likely that many more go missing without a trace.
The IOM cited the lethal Mediterranean crossing which has claimed the lives of nearly 15,000 migrants since it first made global headlines in October 2013.
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KHARTOUM， March 9 (Xinhua) -- Sudan Foreign Ministry on Thursday summoned the U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Khartoum to protest the travel ban， which restricts entry of Sudanese citizens， among six other countries， into the United States.
Sudan's foreign ministry Under-Secretary Abdul-Ghani Al-Naeem expressed Sudan's dismay to Steven Koutsis， the U.S. diplomat， over the travel ban， said Sudan's Foreign Ministry in a statement.
Sudan is waiting for the removal of its name from the U.S. list of countries sponsoring terrorism， and is calling the United States for partnership in peace， security and development， it added.
The statement also said that Sudan would continue its cooperation as a partner in combating terrorism and achieving the regional and international peace and security.
Trump issued a new executive order on March 6 which maintained a 90-day ban on nationals of Syria， Yemen， Sudan， Libya， Iran and Somalia from entering the United States， effective from March 16.
Notably missing from the list is Iraq， which has been subject to a similar ban imposed in January.
HOUSTON, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- Oklahoma governor Mary Fallin on Wednesday declared a state of emergency for four counties in the state after severe storms, flooding and four tornadoes hit northeast Oklahoma on Sunday.
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