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Displaced Syrians relying on humanitarian assistance voiced alarm after regime ally Russia tried to reduce cross-border aid to millions in the northwest of the...
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Germany’s health minister on Wednesday lamented the formal US notification of its withdrawal from the World Health Organisation as a setback for international cooperation...
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Pakistan's prime minister on Wednesday said coronavirus restrictions have badly impacted the labor class, urging for an urgent global strategy to protect them. Imran...
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The former Speaker of Knesset (Israel’s parliament), Abraham Borg, said US President Donald Trump has halted the Israeli annexation plan for parts of the...
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The UN Security Council has, in strongest terms, condemned this week’s attack on the Pakistan Stock Exchange building in Karachi, the country’s financial capital.In...
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UN adopts resolution calling for global ceasefire amid pandemic

The UN Security Council on Wednesday unanimously adopted a resolution calling for a global ceasefire related to all on-going conflicts to facilitate the fight...
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As Europe begins its cautious reopening after weathering the pandemic's first wave in lockdown, many developing and middle-income countries continue to be battered by...
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday urged the UN Security Council to extend an arms embargo on Iran, warning that the Middle...
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UN rights chief puts Israel annexation debate to rest

Israeli annexation is clearly "illegal", the UN's human rights chief said on Monday, warning that the consequences could be "disastrous". This comes in the...
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Will the UN Sex Scandal help Netanyahu's Annexation Plan? Analysts wonder what is the significance of the sudden emergence of a UN Sex Scandal...
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On 26th June, a video surfaced on social media of what appeared to be a sexual act taking place in an official UN vehicle...
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Last week, India was elected a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. 192 countries participated in the election and 182 member states...
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Pakistan on Wednesday expressed "disappointment" over US blocking of a proposal by the UN Security Council's sanction committee to proscribe an Indian national. Pakistan...
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US continues to support Israel expansionist annexation policy

The United Nations and European and Arab powers on Wednesday warned Israel that its plans to annex Palestinian land would deal a major blow...
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US threatens Iran with UN sanctions if arms embargo ends

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UN chief urges Israel to abandon West Bank annexation plans

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged Israel to drop plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, saying it would be the "most...
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UN concerned about children schooling; a quarter-billion out of school

Nearly 260 million children had no access to schooling in 2018, a United Nations agency said in a report Tuesday that blamed poverty and...
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Libya conflict war crimes investigation ordered by UN

The UN's top rights body on Monday ordered a fact-finding mission to Libya to document violations committed since 2016 as International Criminal Court prosecutors...
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IAEA passes critical resolution on Iran for surreptitious nuclear scheme

The board of governors at the UN nuclear watchdog has passed a resolution critical of Iran, diplomats said Friday, the first of its kind...
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Pakistan on Thursday congratulated UNGA president-elect Volkan Bozkir for his election to the position of the presidency of the next session of the United...
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The UN General Assembly elected on Wednesday four new members of the UN Security Council (UNSC) for 2021 and 2022, with Canada losing out...
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The UN General Assembly began voting Wednesday to elect five new members of the Security Council for 2021 and 2022, with battles underway for...
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Iran flays UN for dropping Arab coalition from blacklist

Iran said on Wednesday the UN is giving a "free pass" to the Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen by removing it from a list...
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Iran blocks IAEA inspection: watchdog to meet and discuss

The UN nuclear watchdog's governing body will meet on Monday owing to a brewing row as Iran blocks IAEA inspection of two sites where...
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