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UN Security Council to meet Wednesday...

UN Security Council to meet Wednesday...

World

Tue, Jan 8 2019

UN envoy Martin Griffiths was in Saudi Arabia on Monday for talks with Yemen's leaders aimed at shoring...

Rohingya crisis: UN Security Council...

Rohingya crisis: UN Security Council...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

The draft resolution aims to put a timeline on Myanmar allowing the return of more than 700,000 Rohingya...

Pressure builds on Yemen's warring parties...

Pressure builds on Yemen's warring parties...

Middle East

Wed, Dec 12 2018

President Donald Trump told Reuters on Tuesday he could abide by legislation being considered by the...

Home is where the hatred is

Home is where the hatred is

Anik Kabir

Sun, Nov 18 2018

Repatriating the Rohingya without ensuring their safety would be a crime unto itself

At UN, US at odds with China, Russia...

At UN, US at odds with China, Russia...

North America

Sat, Sep 29 2018

In July, Russia and China delayed a US push for the council's sanctions committee to order a halt...

From reality TV to UN, Trump to wield...

From reality TV to UN, Trump to wield...

North America

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The topic of the meeting will be non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, a broad issue that...

UN moves to toughen response to peacekeeper...

UN moves to toughen response to peacekeeper...

World

Sat, Sep 22 2018

The United Nations has 96,000 peacekeepers serving in 14 missions worldwide

Trump to chair UN Security Council meeting...

Trump to chair UN Security Council meeting...

Middle East

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Trump in May withdrew from the accord between Iran and six world powers aimed at stalling Tehran's...

Bangladesh says Myanmar isn't tackling...

Bangladesh says Myanmar isn't tackling...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 8 2018

Myanmar has also made no demonstrable effort to address the concerns of the Rohingyas and the international...

US: Mideast states not doing enough...

US: Mideast states not doing enough...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 25 2018

Since January, US financing for humanitarian programs serving Palestinians has been suspended

UNSC: Step up efforts, create conditions...

UNSC: Create conditions for Rohingya...

World

Tue, Jul 24 2018

Around 700,000 Rohingyas entered Bangladesh fleeing violence which erupted in Myanmar on August 25,...

Emergency UN General Assembly meeting...

Emergency UN General Assembly meeting...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 9 2018

The emergency meeting had been pushed by the Organization of Islamic States and the Arab League

UN council asks Myanmar to cooperate...

UN council asks Myanmar to cooperate...

World

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Myanmar has refused to allow a fact-finding mission set up by the UN Human Rights Council to enter the...

US vetoes UN resolution denouncing violence...

US vetoes UN resolution denouncing violence...

World

Sat, Jun 2 2018

Blasting the council majority, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said the two votes showed...

UN warns Gaza on the brink of war

UN warns Gaza on the brink of war

Middle East

Thu, May 31 2018

Calm returned to Gaza on Wednesday but the UN envoy expressed concern that ongoing protests in June will...

Libyan rivals set for crunch Paris talks...

Libyan rivals set for crunch Paris talks...

Middle East

Sun, May 27 2018

Analysts were cautious on the initiative

Plunged into uncertainty

Plunged into uncertainty

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, May 27 2018

By withdrawing from the JCPOA, the US is creating chaos

Bangladesh representative to UN: 'State'...

Bangladesh representative to UN: 'State'...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 23 2018

Bangladesh was joined by several other countries when they addressed the Security Council in its open...

Myanmar army chief: Rohingya will be...

Myanmar army chief: Rohingya will be...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

More than 120,000 Rohingya still reside in camps for internally displaced people in the Rakhine state...

‘OIC to play strong role in resolving...

‘OIC to play strong role in resolving...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 4 2018

Youssef said the Rohingya issue would be discussed at the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers

UK envoy: UN could help Myanmar gather...

UK envoy: UN could help Myanmar gather...

South Asia

Wed, May 2 2018

Last November, the Myanmar's military released a report denying all accusations of rape and killings...