Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Iran: US can't cover up Israel crimes against children
Iran's ambassador to the United Nations says the United States cannot cover up the crimes Israel commits against the Palestinian children.
2018/10/19 - 15:02
Nikki Haley won't be remembered as defender of human rights: HRW official
The United Nations will not remember Nikki Haley, the outgoing US ambassador to the world body, as a "defender" of human rights, says Louis Charbonneau, the UN director at Human Rights Watch (HRW).
2018/10/11 - 18:00
UN urges probe into Saudi journo’s ‘vanishing, murder’
The United Nations special rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression calls for an investigation into the disappearance and alleged murder of a prominent Saudi journalist in Turkey.
2018/10/8 - 16:00
Saudi violating UN convention on rights of child: Pundit
Saudi Arabia violates the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child by repeatedly targeting Yemeni children at schools and in buses, says a commentator.
2018/10/2 - 23:00
Merkel warns Trump against ‘destroying’ UN
German Chancellor Angela Merkel warns the United States against “destroying” the United Nations without having a replacement first.
2018/10/1 - 22:00
UN must act against deal breaking, lawlessness: Rouhani to Guterres
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams the US’s withdrawal from the ۲۰۱۵ multilateral nuclear deal, saying the United Nations should not allow any country to make a habit of breaching international commitments, especially those under Security Council resolutions.
2018/9/27 - 21:00
World community should stand up to US violations of intl. law: Iran president
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has called on the global community to stand up to Washington’s violations of international agreements and regulations, saying it is especially in the interest of independent nations to unite against US bullying and interventionist policies.
2018/9/25 - 15:15
Iran urges UN to censure Israel’s nuclear threat, make it respect intl. rules
Tehran has written to the United Nations, calling on the world body to condemn Israel for threatening Iran with a nuclear attack and bring the regime’s atomic weapons program under its supervision.
2018/9/20 - 18:30
Saudi prevents Houthis from attending Geneva talks
Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement says the Saudi regime, which imposes restrictions on Yemen’s airspace, has banned its delegation from flying to attend peace talks brokered by the United Nations in Geneva.
2018/9/6 - 20:20
Journalists investigating Rohingya Muslim crisis jailed in Myanmar
Two Reuters journalists have each been sentenced to seven years in prison after they were found guilty of breaching the Official Secrets Act in Myanmar, prompting outcry from the international community. Reuters' president called for Myanmar to review the decision urgently.
2018/9/4 - 02:05