The United Nations has declared a famine in certain parts of the world's youngest country, South Sudan.
As the new U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson took office earlier this month, HRC joined a group of human rights organizations in urging Tillerson and his staff to continue U.S. engagement with the United Nations Human Rights Council. The...Show More Summary
NATO is the “strongest alliance in history” and the United States is committed to its alliances in Europe, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Tuesday. The U.S. is working to make the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) “even more effective,”...
Multi-hyphenate Renaissance woman and style icon Emma Watson is no stranger to taking a stand for a cause she cares about: take, for example, her ongoing stint as the United Nations Women Goodwill Ambassador, work with HeForShe, and her campaign for university administrators to address sexual assault on campus. Show More Summary
The Latest on the sudden death of the Russian ambassador to the United Nations (all times local): 10:55 a.m. The New York City medical examiner is performing an autopsy on … Click to Continue »
The Latest on the death of Russia's ambassador to the United Nations (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The United Nations Security Council has held a moment of silence for Russia's … Click to Continue »
Upcoming Syria peace talks remain focused on negotiating a "political transition" in the war-ravaged country, the UN mediator's office said Tuesday, following concern the UN was backing away from that aim. United Nations envoy Staffan...Show More Summary
Dear AfroSyenrgy - Thanks For This News.You are a better "Informer" when you VACATE AMERICAN POLITICS and focus on 'THE OUTSIDE OF THE CONTAINER' - to expose (purposely or inadvertently) how the "American Containerized Black" is BEING...Show More Summary
Officials have declared the first official famine in six years - in South Sudan. And it is entirely manmade. The United Nations and South Sudanese government said 100,000 people are already suffering, and one million more are expected to face starvation soon. Show More Summary
HONG KONG ? The list of countries and international institutions the new U.S. president and his cabinet have affronted in just three weeks ? China, Germany, Mexico, Australia, France, Iran, the United Nations, the European Union and others ? should indicate how far this administration is willing to go in talking tough with the rest of the world. Show More Summary
Good morning. Hope you enjoyed the holiday weekend. Catching up … Arsenal is fourth in the top-flight Premier League. Sutton United is 17th in the fifth-tier National League. In the English pyramid, that’s a gap of 105 places. The FA Cup round of 16 brought them together Monday at 7,000-seat Gander Green Lane, 16 miles […]
South Sudan's president says his government will ensure "unimpeded access" for all aid organizations, a day after famine was declared in part of the country. The United Nations and others … Click to Continue »
A trial of dozens of aides to ousted Libyan dictator Moamer Kadhafi is failing to uphold international rights norms in its treatment of defendants, a United Nations report said Tuesday. Libya has been riven by violence and lawlessness...Show More Summary
Nikki Haley is the current United States Ambassador to the United Nations. And she is the very definition of fierce. She has absolutely stepped up to the plate, and made
Economists call it the Great Moderation: the long stretch of low inflation and steady growth in the United States and seven other developed nations from the mid-1980s until the recession hit in 2007.
The National Security Guard (NSG), which is an Indian special forces unit under Ministry of Home Affairs, has been provided with the
Sheik Omar Abdel-Rahman, a blind Egyptian cleric who died in prison Saturday, was convicted in 1995 along with nine followers of a conspiracy to blow up the United Nations, FBI offices, highway tunnels and other New York-area landmarks in a single day of terror.
Several Jewish community centers (JCC) across the United States were evacuated for a time on Monday after receiving bomb threats, the latest wave of threatened attacks against them this year, the national umbrella organization said. Some 11 centers including those in the Houston, Chicago and...
Russia's ambassador to the United Nations who died suddenly after falling ill at his office at Russia's U.N. mission is being remembered by his diplomatic colleagues as a powerful and … Click to Continue »
NEW YORK (AP) — Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent, savvy yet personable voice for his country's interests who could both spar and get along with his Western counterparts, died suddenly Monday after falling ill in his office at Russia's U.N. mission.