UN chief disappointed over plan for new Israeli settlement in West Bank
The UN Secretary-General has expressed “disappointment and alarm” over Israel’s decision to build a new settlement in the occupied Palestinian territory.
UN underlines support for Pakistan after series of deadly terrorist attacks
The UN has underlined its support for Pakistan in the wake of a week of bloody terrorist attacks across the country.
The UN Security Council is being urged to take stronger action on South Sudan in the wake of reports showing that “widespread violations” were committed during recent violence in the country.
A radio journalist from Azerbaijan is the winner of the 2016 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize.
The expulsion of a senior UN official from Yemen has been condemned by the global organization as “unwarranted” and “counterproductive.”
Ending impunity for people who commit violent crimes in the Central African Republic (CAR) is essential to achieve peace and democracy in the strife-torn nation, according to the UN Human Rights High Commissioner.