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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...

Myanmar rejects UN probe on Rohingya...

Myanmar rejects UN probe on Rohingya...

World

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The UN report marked the first time the organization has explicitly called for Myanmar officials to face...

Will Myanmar's military face justice...

Will Myanmar's military face justice...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Refugees have recounted widespread stories of rape, murder and arson by Myanmar security forces as they...

Time for Myanmar army to face the...

Time for Myanmar army to face the...

Opinion

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The UN’s call for the top brass of the Myanmar army to be made to answer for their crimes cannot...

China says pressure unhelpful in resolving...

'Pressure unhelpful in resolving Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 28 2018

China has close relations with Myanmar and has helped to block a resolution on the crisis at the...

Rohingyas declare Aug 25 as ‘genocide...

Rohingyas declare Aug 25 as ‘genocide...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 27 2018

The UN likened the Aug 25 crackdown in the Rakhine state to genocide

Outside help not wanted, says DR Congo...

DR Conga: Outside help not wanted for...

Africa

Fri, Aug 24 2018

Organizing elections among some 40 million voters in a troubled, impoverished state nearly five times...

Army: Israeli soldiers trade fire with...

Army: Israeli soldiers trade fire with...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 20 2018

'A terrorist shot at IDF troops in the northern Gaza Strip, in response IDF troops shot towards the...

Tributes pour in for former UN chief...

Tributes pour in for former UN chief...

World

Sun, Aug 19 2018

Annan's family said he had passed away peacefully on Saturday after a short illness

Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies

Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies

World

Sat, Aug 18 2018

He died at the age of 80

UN human rights experts urge immediate...

UN human rights experts: Release Shahidul...

Law & Rights

Mon, Aug 13 2018

'We urge the relevant authorities to immediately release Mr Alam and to take effective measures to...

China denies internment of 1 million...

China denies internment of 1 million...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Aug 13 2018

China has stepped up a crackdown in Xinjiang against what it calls Islamic extremism and separatist elements...

UN: China holds million Uighurs in secret...

UN: China holds million Uighurs in secret...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The US mission to the United Nations said on Twitter that it was deeply troubled by reports of an ongoing...

UN chief sounds nuclear warning to mark...

UN chief sounds nuclear warning to mark...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Mayor of Nagasaki Tomihisa Taue also issued a passionate call for denuclearization

UN urges Myanmar to speed Rohingya returns,...

UN urges Myanmar to speed Rohingya returns,...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 8 2018

More than 700,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar's western Rakhine state after a military crackdown that started...

UN expert: Trump's attacks on media...

UN expert condemns Trump's attack on...

North America

Fri, Aug 3 2018

Trump frequently brands stories and outlets he dislikes as “fake news”

UN: Fresh air strikes hit Yemen's Hodeidah...

UN: Fresh air strikes hit Yemen's Hodeidah...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 30 2018

On June 13, Saudi Arabia and its allies in a pro-government coalition launched a major offensive to retake...

UN chief warns staff, member states:...

UN chief: We're running out of

World

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Guterres said in a letter sent to member states on Wednesday that as of June 30, the core UN budget had...

UN Palestinian agency to axe 250 jobs...

UN Palestinian agency to axe 250 jobs...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The UNRWA staff union also called for a general strike by employees to be held on Thursday in Gaza

UN warns of voter intimidation in Zimbabwe...

UN warns of voter intimidation in Zimbabwe...

Africa

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The election campaign has been largely peaceful, and the UN welcomed the fact that authorities had allowed...

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