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Aid convoys reach 3 Syria communities besieged for months

DAMASCUS, Syria — Aid convoys delivered long-awaited food, medicine and other supplies…

 

Syria: 3 troops killed by US-led strikes; US blames Russia

BEIRUT — Syria on Monday accused the U.S.-led coalition of bombing an…

 

UN warns Hungary it faces a wave of 42,000 more migrants

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Leaders of the United Nations refugee agency warned Tuesday…

 

Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

VIENNA — Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks pushed past their second…

Iran now pushes for an end to arms embargo in nuclear deal

VIENNA — As negotiators braced for yet another possible extension of nuclear…

United Nations charter, signed in San Francisco, turns 70

Hundreds of people packed the rotunda of San Francisco City Hall to…

UNHCR: Weekend shipwreck deadliest ever in Mediterranean

The United Nations refugee agency said Tuesday that more than 800 people…

Goodwill ambassador Emma Watson not fazed by nude photo threat

Emma Watson gave the United Nations a thoughtful speech about gender equality…

The United Nations Film Festival presents films about human rights

Who’s in town Paula Wolfert, the author of “The Food of Morocco”…

Under fire: UN blasts secretary general’s hiring practices

WHAT: The elite United Nations Joint Inspection Unit has condemned Secretary General…

US extends airstrike role in Libya

The U.S. agreed to NATO's request for a 48-hour extension of American…

White House aims to 'install' democracy in Libya

The White House is shifting toward the more aggressive goal in Libya…

NEA can't teach kids to read, but it will teach them orgasms

A representative of the National Education Association (NEA), the nation’s largest teachers…

Turkey votes against UN sanctions against Iran

The Wall Street Journal reports: Iran said it would end diplomatic efforts…