UNITED NATIONS — The United States ambassador to the United Nations is on her way to visit all three of the West African countries hit hardest by the Ebola outbreak, amid rising calls for travel restrictions back home in the US. Samantha Power will visit Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea “to draw attention to […]
By virtue of the UN General Assembly resolution signed on Dec. 6, 1999, World Space Week is celebrated annually from Oct. 4 to 10. Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research
The U.N. Security Council late Friday sharply condemned a new video that purports to show an Islamic State group fighter beheading British hostage Alan Henning, calling the killing a “heinous and cowardly murder.”
By President Barack Obama’s own admission, U.S. efforts to oust Syrian President Bashar Assad have been pushed to the back burner by a bombing campaign against Islamic State militants that could ultimately help him stay in power.
North Korea’s foreign minister on Saturday berated the UN Security Council as a forum of lies and double standards, in the first UN address by a top Pyongyang official in 15 years.