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UN's Bachelet warns Cameroon risks further descent into violence
10 Mar 2019
Cameroon may fall further into violence if the government does not stop hate speech by politicians and heavy-handed tactics by security forces, the U.N. human rights chief said on Wednesday.
Over one million Libyans in need of aid - U.N.
6 Feb 2018
The U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator in Libya says $313 million is needed to meet the most basic needs of nearly one million people in the country after years of conflict and political instability.
North Korea says new U.N. sanctions are 'an act of war'
24 Dec 2017
North Korea's state-run television KRT news reader read out its foreign ministry's statement on Sunday, denoncing the new U.N. sanctions.
North Korea says U.N. envoy expressed willingness to ease tensions
9 Dec 2017
The U.N. political affairs chief expressed willingness to ease tension on the Korean peninsula during a visit to North Korea this week, state media says, amid a rising war of words over the North’s missile and nuclear programs.
Assad's forces to blame for sarin attack: U.N.
27 Oct 2017
A U.N. report finds that Syrian government forces were responsible for a sarin gas attack on Khan Sheikhoun in April. Dozens of people were killed.
Africa eyes Ambassador Haley's visit for U.S. policy hints
25 Oct 2017
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley discussed U.S. foreign policy as she arrived in Ethiopia as part of a tour of the region.
Trump, Haley arrive at the U.N.
18 Sep 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley arrive at the U.N. where Trump will host a high-level event on U.N. reform.
U.N. must take 'serious' action against North Korea: Haley
30 Aug 2017
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley says North Korea's missile launch over Japan is 'unacceptable and irresponsible' and that the Security Council must take "serious" action.
U.N. seeking further $900 million for Somalia crisis response
11 May 2017
More than 6 million Somalis are in need of assistance said U.N. chief Antonio Guterres at the London conference on Somalia on Thursday (May 11).
U.N. rights boss concerned at due process in Turkey purges
2 May 2017
U.N. human rights boss voices deep concern at mass arrests and sackings in Turkey.
Malala receives highest U.N. honor to promote girls education
12 Apr 2017
Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai is appointed a U.N. Messenger of Peace to promote girls education.
U.S. among 40 countries skipping nuclear weapons ban talks
28 Mar 2017
U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley says the United States and almost 40 other countries will not join negotiations at the U.N. aimed at agreeing on a nuclear weapons ban treaty.