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UAE announces candidacy for UN Security...

UAE announces candidacy for UN Security...

Middle East

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Britain, China, France, Russia and the USA -hold permanent seats on the world body's most powerful...

New bid but little hope to reform UN...

New bid but little hope to reform UN...

World

Thu, Sep 24 2020

A coalition of four nations- Brazil, Germany, India and Japan- on Wednesday renewed its campaign for...

Rohingya Crisis: Bangladesh seeks immediate...

Bangladesh seeks immediate UNSC steps...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Last week, the Foreign Ministry had summoned the Myanmar envoy in Dhaka and protested visible movement...

UN calls for Rohingya to take part in...

UN calls for Rohingya to take part in...

World

Sat, Sep 12 2020

THe UN has expressed concerns about continuing clashes in Rakhine and Chin states

UN rejects Iran arms embargo extension,...

UN rejects Iran arms embargo...

World

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The embargo on conventional arms is due to expire on October 18

Is this China’s weight to carry?

Is this China’s weight to carry?

The early days of the outbreak in Wuhan may have been mishandled

North Korea warns UNSC against discussing...

North Korea warns UNSC against discussing...

Asia-Pacific

Thu, Dec 5 2019

The United States is president of the Security Council for December

No way home

No way home

Opinion

Tue, Sep 17 2019

What’s stopping the Rohingya from being repatriated?

Britain pushes for UN Security Council...

Britain pushes for UN Security Council...

Middle East

Mon, Nov 5 2018

The United States and Britain have called for an end to the conflict, raising pressure on Saudi Arabia...

China fails to stop UN Security Council...

China fails to stop UN Security Council...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 25 2018

Global pressure is mounting on Myanmar to act on accountability after a Myanmar military crackdown in...

Rohingya crisis: Survivors urge UNSC...

Rohingya crisis: Survivors urge UNSC...

Nation

Wed, Aug 29 2018

They add that evidence of genocide and ethnic cleansing are irrefutable

UN chief urges UNSC to seriously consider...

UN chief urges UNSC to seriously consider...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Guterres also said cooperation between countries will be "critical to ensuring that accountability...

Cate Blanchett to brief UNSC on Rohingya...

Cate Blanchett to brief UNSC on Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 23 2018

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi are also...

UN Security Council team arrives in...

UN Security Council team arrives in...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 28 2018

The delegation arrived on Saturday afternoon and was received by State Minister for Foreign Affairs M...

Trump vows 'forceful' response after...

Trump vows 'forceful' response after...

World

Tue, Apr 10 2018

Russia's ambassador Vassily Nebenzia has warned that the possibility of US military action was "very,...

UN renews S Sudan mission, with arms...

UN renews S Sudan mission, with arms...

Africa

Fri, Mar 16 2018

The strongly-worded US-drafted text is aimed at piling pressure on South Sudan's warring sides as they...

UN Security Council to vote on Friday...

UN Security Council to vote on Friday...

World

Fri, Feb 23 2018

The vote comes as warplanes pounded eastern Ghouta, the last rebel enclave near Syria’s capital, for...

Bangladesh urges UN Security Council...

Bangladesh urges UN Security Council...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 8 2018

Nearly 688,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since late August last year

UN meeting on Iran protests called by...

UN meeting on Iran protests called by...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 6 2018

The US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, said Iran is 'on notice,' after listing what she referred to...

Tillerson urges long halt to North Korea...

Tillerson urges long halt to North Korea...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 16 2017

White House distanced itself from those remarks by Tillerson and said now is not the time for...

Bangladesh urges UNSC to keep a close...

Bangladesh urges UNSC to keep a close...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Dec 13 2017

The bilateral repatriation arrangement between the two countries was not expected to address the root...