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UN Chief Guterres Joins Russia to Warn West Against War In Syria

UN Chief Guterres Joins Russia to Warn West Against War In Syria

🕔18:03, 13.Apr 2018

United Nations secretary-general Antonio Guterres on Friday warned against a “full-blown military escalation” in Syria, as France and the United States said an alleged chemical attack must not go unanswered.

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“United States Acts As If It’s Above Any Law” – Bolivia’s UN Envoy Slams US Goal to Attack Syria

“United States Acts As If It’s Above Any Law” – Bolivia’s UN Envoy Slams US Goal to Attack Syria

🕔09:39, 13.Apr 2018

“The problem is that the United States believes and it acts as if it’s above any law. They believe they have their own rules and it’s not the case,” Bolivian Ambassador to the UN Sacha Llorenti said.

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UN Says Attack On Civilians In North-East Nigeria Is Wrong and Unacceptable

UN Says Attack On Civilians In North-East Nigeria Is Wrong and Unacceptable

🕔08:36, 3.Apr 2018

Yassine Gaba, the acting UN Humanitarian Coordinator, in a news release said, “I call on all parties to the conflict to end this violence and to respect human life and dignity.”

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Human Rights Council Scorecard: 5 Israel Resolutions, Urges Arms Embargo

Human Rights Council Scorecard: 5 Israel Resolutions, Urges Arms Embargo

🕔10:53, 24.Mar 2018

In a major diplomatic blow to Israel, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) has adopted five resolutions against Tel Aviv, urging an international ban on arms sales to the regime over its atrocities in the occupied Palestinian territories.

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Failaq al-Rahman Rebel in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta Discussing Ceasefire With UN

Failaq al-Rahman Rebel in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta Discussing Ceasefire With UN

🕔12:12, 18.Mar 2018

“We are engaged in arranging serious negotiations to guarantee the safety and protection of civilians,” said Wael Alwan, the Istanbul-based spokesman for Failaq al-Rahman, in a voice recording.

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150 Syrian Civilians Killed in March 2017 – UN

150 Syrian Civilians Killed in March 2017 – UN

🕔17:48, 6.Mar 2018

Raqqah fell in the hands of US-sponsored Kurdish militants last year after they managed to drive Daesh terrorists out of the city. They have refused to hand back the control of Raqqah to the Syrian government. Read more.

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United Nations Unanimously Endorses 30-Day Truce Across Syria

United Nations Unanimously Endorses 30-Day Truce Across Syria

🕔10:39, 25.Feb 2018

It also demanded that the United Nations and its partners be allowed to carry out safe, unconditional medical evacuations, based on medical need and urgency.

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UK Violates Women’s Abortion Rights in Northern Ireland – UN Says

UK Violates Women’s Abortion Rights in Northern Ireland – UN Says

🕔20:19, 23.Feb 2018

“Denial of abortion and criminalisation of abortion amounts to discrimination against women because it is a denial of a service that only women need. And it puts women in horrific situations,” U.N. Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)’s vice-chairwoman, Ruth Halperin-Kaddari, said.

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Over 300 People Killed in Eastern Ghouta, UN Pleads For Truce to Avert ‘Massacre’

Over 300 People Killed in Eastern Ghouta, UN Pleads For Truce to Avert ‘Massacre’

🕔14:44, 22.Feb 2018

“There is a need for avoiding the massacre, because we will be judged by history,” UN Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura said.

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UN Antonio Guterres Happy With Putin for Sochi Talks

UN Antonio Guterres Happy With Putin for Sochi Talks

🕔12:56, 3.Feb 2018

United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres has rejected criticism of the world body’s participation at Syrian peace talks in the Russian resort city of Sochi, praising the outcome of the discussions. Guterres appreciated Russia’s engagement with the UN regarding the Syria talks.

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UN Reviewing 206 Companies Over Links to Israeli Settlements

UN Reviewing 206 Companies Over Links to Israeli Settlements Updated

🕔00:00, 1.Feb 2018

“This is a shameful act, which will serve as a stain on the UNHRC forever,” Israel’s UN envoy Danny Danon said.

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Sanctions Starving North Korea Children to Death – UN Warns

Sanctions Starving North Korea Children to Death – UN Warns Updated

🕔00:00, 31.Jan 2018

The United States and its allies in the West and in Asia engineered tough UN sanctions on North Korea last year when Pyongyang test-fired two missiles in July and then carried out its most powerful nuclear test in August.

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United Nations Worried Over Bodies Dumped in East Libyan Cities

United Nations Worried Over Bodies Dumped in East Libyan Cities

🕔15:37, 28.Jan 2018

“UNSMIL is appalled by new reports of retribution killings in Libya,” the U.N.’s Libya mission, UNSMIL, said on its Twitter account. “The brutal pattern of violence must end. Those in effective control of fighters and those ordering, committing such crimes are liable under international law.”

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UN to Myanmar: Grant Aid Agencies Unhindered Access Rohingya Camps

UN to Myanmar: Grant Aid Agencies Unhindered Access Rohingya Camps Updated

🕔00:00, 25.Jan 2018

“How can we go back to Myanmar without anyone guaranteeing our security?” said one Rohingya Muslim in the Bulakhali refugee camp in Bangladesh. The UN says nearly 655,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Rakhine to Bangladesh since the military launched a new wave of bloody violence last August.

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Human Rights Watch to UN: Punish Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Over Yemen War

Human Rights Watch to UN: Punish Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Over Yemen War

🕔12:59, 19.Jan 2018

Sarah Leah Whitson, the Middle East director at HRW, denounced war crimes committed in Yemen: “United Nations Security Council sanctions on Houthi leaders should be extended to senior [Saudi-led] coalition military leaders, including Saudi Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman, for their role in obstructing aid and other abuses.”

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