Articles Tagged 'UN'
WHO reports largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases
The World Health Organization on Sunday reported the largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases by its count, at more than 183,000 new cases in the… READ MORE
Airstrike hits migrant detention center in Libya, 40 killed
An airstrike hit a detention center for migrants in the Libyan capital early Wednesday, killing at least 40 people and wounding dozens, officials in the… READ MORE
Trump says Iran ‘failing,’ predicts it will deal
President Donald Trump says Iran will eventually want to negotiate a deal with him because the country is basically “failing.”
Trump says “everything about Iran… READ MORE
UN warns it is ‘running out of cash’ in urgent appeal to members
UNITED NATIONS – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the U.N. is running out of money and is urging members to pay up amid a… READ MORE
Syria war: UN Security Council approves 30-day ceasefire
The UN Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution demanding a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow aid deliveries and medical evacuations.
However, some of… READ MORE
At UN, Abbas Calls on World Leaders to Recognize Palestinian State
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called in an address to the United Nations Security Council Tuesday to convene an international conference by mid-2018 that would result… READ MORE
UN pushes countries to open up migration despite US boycott
United Nations (United States) (AFP) – Governments that crack down on migrants are only harming themselves, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned Thursday ahead of UN… READ MORE
North Korea: Urgent need to open channels, UN says after visit
A top UN official told senior North Korean figures there was an “urgent need” to keep channels open to avoid the risk of war, the… READ MORE
Obama’s $9.2 BILLION TAXPAYER GIFT to the U.N.
In its last year in office, the Obama Administration showered at least some $9.2 billion on the United Nations and its sprawling array of organizations,… READ MORE
Republican Senators Introduce Bill to Defund UN Over Anti-Israel Resolution
On Thursday, Republican Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) introduced legislation that would defund the United Nations over the Security Council’s passage of… READ MORE