International community urged to avert repeat of CAR crisis
The international community is being urged by the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator to “sustain support” for the Central African Republic or CAR.
At least 130 feared dead following new shipwrecks in the Mediterranean
Dynamics in Middle East creating explosive environment: Mladenov
The complex dynamics on the ground in the Middle East region are creating an explosive environment.
Children from North Africa “literally dying” to get to Europe: UNICEF
More than 150 child deaths already this year on Africa-Italy route
Resolve Gaza energy crisis, UN Middle East official urges
A senior UN official is calling for resolution of the electricity crisis in Gaza, where the sole power plant has run out of fuel.
WHO initiative seeks to halve medication-related errors
International concern over unrest in Kasaï provinces in DRC
Four international organizations have expressed deep concern over what they described as the “grave situation” in the Kasaï provinces in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
Israeli soldier’s sentence for shooting “excessively lenient”: UN
The punishment handed down to an Israeli soldier found guilty of shooting dead a wounded Palestinian is “excessively lenient”, the UN Human Rights Office said on Friday.
Somali president faces "formidable" set of challenges, international partners say
Somalia's new president faces a "formidable" set of challenges in meeting the expectations of the Somali people, the country's international partners have said.