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UN Agency States since 2008 the Number of Latin Americans Facing Severe Poverty Is Sky high

UN Agency States since 2008 the Number of Latin Americans Facing Severe Poverty Is Sky high

On Tuesday, an agency of the United Nation stated that the number of people living in utmost poverty in…

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One Third of UN Workers Claim To Have Been Sexually Heckled Over the Past Two Years

One Third of UN Workers Claim To Have Been Sexually Heckled Over the Past Two Years

According to a report issued by the UN on 15th January, it was revealed that one-third of the UN…

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30,000 Nigerians Uprooted! UN Raises Alarm

30,000 Nigerians Uprooted! UN Raises Alarm

The prolonged war against the Islamic rebels in Northeastern Nigeria has led at least 30,000 Nigerians to sacrifice their…

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Biggest Somalian threat is al-Shabaab

Biggest Somalian threat is al-Shabaab

The top UN envoy in Somalia, Nicholas Haysom has sent out a warning that al-Shabaab stays the…

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Halt of cooperation between the US and UN on possible violations of human rights

Halt of cooperation between the US and UN on possible violations of human rights

Jamil Dakwar, director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s human rights program said, “They are sending a…

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S.Korea visit for UN envoy on human rights

South Korea visit for UN envoy on human rights

Tomas Ojea Quintana, special rapporteur on the human rights situation in North Korea, will meet government and…

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Top UN official told to leave by Somalia

Top UN official told to leave by Somalia

The government of Somalia has asked the top United Nations official based in the country, to leave….

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United Nations criticised by North Korea on abuse of rights

United Nations criticised by North Korea on abuse of rights

North Korea had hit back at a UN resolution which condemned the rights abuses of Pyongyang. A…

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US Air Campaign against Islamic State in Syria Is Expected to End

US Air Campaign against Islamic State in Syria Is Expected to End

US officials stated on Thursday that the United States will probably finish its air campaign against Islamic State in…

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Formal approval by UN of global migration pact

Formal approval by UN of global migration pact

The United Nations General Assembly has formally approved a deal which has been aimed to boost global…

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UN Security Council Examines Myanmar Action; Russia along with China Shun Talks

UN Security Council Examines Myanmar Action; Russia along with China Shun Talks

Some diplomats stated on Monday that the U.N. Security Council is contemplating some action to press Myanmar so that…

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Israel’s request for Lebanon sanctions for Hezbollah tunnels rejected by the US

Israel’s request for Lebanon sanctions for Hezbollah tunnels rejected by the US

The request by Israel to impose sanctions on Lebanon for the Hezbollah digging tunnels into Israel in…

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US Fails To Gather Enough Support at UN to Denounce Hamas

US Fails To Gather Enough Support at UN to Denounce Hamas

For the first time, the pursuit of the US to get the support of the United Nations support for…

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A tunnel exists from Lebanon into Israel, confirmed by UN peacekeepers

A tunnel exists from Lebanon into Israel, confirmed by UN peacekeepers

A peacekeeping force based in Lebanon has confirmed that there is a tunnel which penetrates the Israeli…

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US Law Firm Finds Proof of Rohingya Genocide in Myanmar

US Law Firm Finds Proof of Rohingya Genocide in Myanmar

A law firm was assigned the task of investigating Myanmar’s treatment of the traditional minority group Rohingya by the…

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Hundreds of Scholars Chides China over Xinjiang Camp

Hundreds of Scholars Chides China over Xinjiang Camp

Nations might target China with penalties over the bulk detention of ethnic Uighurs in the western Xinjiang region. Hundreds…

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UN Authorizes 9 Million Dollar in Aid for Crisis Struck Venezuela

UN Authorizes 9 Million Dollar in Aid for Crisis Struck Venezuela

On 26th November, the UN declared $9.2 million in health and nutritional aid for crisis-stricken Venezuela, where preventable diseases,…

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Central African Republic, Violence Ridden, Road to Famine: United Nations

Central African Republic, Violence Ridden, Road to Famine: United Nations

Central African Republic which is seeing the endemic violence is pushing the country towards a situation of famine with…

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U.N.-backed court rules Khmer Rouge leaders committed genocide

U.N.-backed court rules Khmer Rouge leaders committed genocide

A U.N.-backed court found two leaders of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge guilty of genocide, almost four decades after the ultra-Maoist…

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Eritrea breakthrough as UN sanctions lifted

Eritrea breakthrough as UN sanctions lifted

The UN Security Council has unanimously agreed to lift sanctions against Eritrea after nine years. An arms embargo,…

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UN Won’t Be Helping Myanmar with Long Term Camps for Rohingya

UN Won’t Be Helping Myanmar with Long Term Camps for Rohingya

The United Nations’ refugee agency won’t be providing humanitarian aid to Rohingya Muslims who would be returning to Myanmar…

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U.N. chief Guterres urges maximum restraint in Gaza

U.N. chief Guterres urges maximum restraint in Gaza

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all sides to exercise maximum restraint after Palestinians in Gaza fired scores of…

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U.N. Security Council set to lift Eritrea sanctions

U.N. Security Council set to lift Eritrea sanctions

he United Nations Security Council is set to vote on Wednesday to lift a nearly decade-old arms embargo and…

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UN’s Guterres Requests Ban on Autonomous Weapons

UN’s Guterres Requests Ban on Autonomous Weapons

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres stated on 5th November that it would be ethically disgusting if the world fails to…

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Activists urge deep scrutiny of China at UN human rights gathering

Activists urge deep scrutiny of China at UN human rights gathering

Activists called for UN member states to pressure China this week to account for alleged human rights violations, including…

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China Fails to Stop UN Security Council Myanmar Briefing

China Fails to Stop UN Security Council Myanmar Briefing

On Wednesday China, backed by Russia, failed to halt the briefing of the United Nations Security Council presided by…

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UN Human Rights Council Seat Won By India with Highest Number of Votes

UN Human Rights Council Seat Won By India with Highest Number of Votes

India has been elected by the General Assembly to the Human Rights Council, the influential group with the pledge…

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So Far, U.N. tallies more than 8,000 Afghan civilian casualties this year

So Far, U.N. tallies more than 8,000 Afghan civilian casualties this year

According to the United Nations, At least 8,050 Afghan civilians were killed or wounded in the first nine months of…

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UN stands up to stop 41 million avoidable deaths per year: Chronic illnesses

UN stands up to stop 41 million avoidable deaths per year: Chronic illnesses

The issue has gained such importance that – while overlooked in the Millenium Development Goals adopted in 2000 –…

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Team created by UN human rights body for documenting Myanmar abuses

Team created by UN human rights body for documenting Myanmar abuses

The top human rights body of the UN agreed to set up a team for the collection of evidence…

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Iran blasted by Trump as ‘leading sponsor of terrorism’

During his speech in the United Nations, President Donald Trump attacked the Iranian leadership by claiming that the regime…

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UNESCO chief: Schools must fight extremism

UNESCO chief: Schools must fight extremism

The head of the U.N. education agency says schools are ground zero in the fight against anti-Semitism and extremist…

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8 European countries urge Israel not to demolish Palestinian village, at UN

8 European countries urge Israel not to demolish Palestinian village, at UN

Eight European countries at the United Nations, including five Security Council members, on Thursday, called on Israel to reverse…

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Get To Know About the General Assembly and If Countries Need Them

The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) started its 73rd session from 18th September and it will continue till 5th…

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How the Al-Ghufran tribe suffered in Qatar

How the Al-Ghufran tribe suffered in Qatar

Members of the Al-Ghufran tribe are trying to get the United Nations to take note of their suffering in…

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Myanmar government is urged by U.N. to free Reuters journalists

Myanmar government is urged by U.N. to free Reuters journalists

The reporters, who pleaded not guilty, said they were handed rolled papers by police shortly before they were detained…

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UN chief: Idlib deal could save three million ‘from catastrophe’

UN chief: Idlib deal could save three million ‘from catastrophe’

The agreement between Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin reportedly creates a 15-20-kilometer-wide de-escalation zone…

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New President of United Nations General Assembly Urges to Bring the United Nations Close to the People

New President of United Nations General Assembly Urges to Bring the United Nations Close to the People

Maria Fernanda Espinosa became the 73rd President of the United Nations General Assembly. She succeeded Miroslav Lajcak who was…

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Taiwan calls on UN to open up

Taiwan calls on UN to open up

Taiwan has stated its achievement in health, literacy and social welfare that are made above the standards of United…

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At UN, President Should Back Justice: Liberia

At UN, President Should Back Justice: Liberia

A letter to the Liberian president released today: Liberian President George Weah should show leadership at the United Nations (UN) General Assembly by…

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UN urged to take 'serious steps' against Qatar by Al Ghufran tribe

UN urged to take ‘serious steps’ against Qatar by Al Ghufran tribe

One of the largest tribes in Qatar, Al Ghufran, called on the United Nations Human Rights Council and urged…

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Qatar Should Stop To Support the Terrorist

Qatar is on a mission. It wants to win over the American Jews. It can be clearly seen from…

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UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed from politics

UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed from politics

According to UN investigators, Myanmar’s powerful army should be removed from politics, as they released the final part of a damning report…

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Head of UN in Afghanistan tells the Security Council, ‘Time for Important Decisions’

Tasamichi Yamamoto, leading the UN mission in Afghanistan said that it is time for some important decisions in the…

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Child Presents Evidence to the UN on Discrimination in Qatar

A delegation from the al-Ghufran tribe has submitted a letter to the UN High Commissioner in which the tribe…

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Rights Lawyer Demands Qatar Pay For Supporting Libyan Militias

Rights Lawyer Demands Qatar Pay For Supporting Libyan Militias

A lawyer from Libya is requesting the international community to force Qatar from stopping their support for the armed…

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Qatar is the Sponsor of Islamist Extremism

Qatar is the Sponsor of Islamist Extremism

It is not something that many people realize at first but the fact is that Qatar is a sponsor…

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Qatar Keeps Ignoring UN Resolutions through Terrorism Support

Qatar Keeps Ignoring UN Resolutions through Terrorism Support

The United Nations General Assembly has been focusing on terrorism as a global problem. Through the 1980s,…

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