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GCC countries unite to seek UN extension of Iran arms embargo

Monday, 10 August 2020

The six-member Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has asked the United Nations to extend an ......

UN agencies rush in to support thousands of Beirut blast victims

Friday, 07 August 2020

The deadly warehouse blast in Beirut devastated Lebanon’s already faltering ......

UN agency hails ratification of child labor convention as ‘historic first’

Tuesday, 04 August 2020

The International Labor Organization on Tuesday welcomed a global agreement to combat the worst ......

UN says Houthi approval awaited for access to decaying oil tanker off Yemen

Tuesday, 28 July 2020

The United Nations said on Tuesday it was still waiting for Yemen’s Houthi group to authorize ......

Houthi militia should be sanctioned over tanker in danger of leaking: Rights group

Monday, 27 July 2020

A leading international rights group on Monday urged the UN Security Council to impose additional ......

Afghan civilian casualties down by 13 pct this year, according to UN report

Monday, 27 July 2020

Afghanistan saw a 13 percent drop in the number of civilians killed and wounded in violence across ......

Ambassadors of UN Security Council permanent members, Yemeni FM discuss peace efforts

Sunday, 26 July 2020

Ambassadors of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council met with the Foreign Minister ......

Russia, China veto last-ditch UN bid for Syria aid via Turkey for second time

Friday, 10 July 2020

Russia and China vetoed a last-ditch attempt by Western members of the UN Security Council to extend ......

UN rights chief says Lebanon ‘spiraling out of control’

Friday, 10 July 2020

Lebanon's economic crisis is getting out of hand, the UN rights chief warned Friday, calling for ......

UN says Syrian, Russian air strikes in Idlib amount to crime against humanity

Tuesday, 07 July 2020

Syrian and Russian planes have carried out deadly aerial strikes on schools, hospitals and markets ......

Disregarding UN warnings, China and Russia block extension of aid deliveries to Syria

Tuesday, 07 July 2020

Russia and China cast vetoes on Tuesday to block the UN Security Council from extending its approval ......

Saudi Arabia supports UAE non-permanent membership of UN Security Council

Thursday, 02 July 2020

Saudi Arabia supports the United Arab Emirates in its candidacy for non-permanent membership in the ......

US announces $696 mln in additional humanitarian aid for Syria at Brussels meet

Tuesday, 30 June 2020

The United States has announced additional humanitarian assistance for the Syrian people, said US ......

Secretary Pompeo to address UN Security Council on Iran arms embargo

Tuesday, 30 June 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will address the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday on the ......

Millions of Syrians at risk of starvation, warn leading aid groups

Monday, 29 June 2020

Leading aid groups called on Monday for increased access and funding for millions of Syrians at risk ......

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