General Assembly's upcoming session to tackle 185 issues

The United Nations General Assembly today released the provisional agenda for its 2001-02 session, which is set to begin on 11 September at UN Headquarters in New York.

General Assembly debates Annan's proposals for preventing conflicts

The General Assembly today debated a set of far-reaching measures aimed at preventing the outbreak of violent conflict that were put forward in a recent report by Secretary-General Kofi Annan.