UN Security Council
Iran nuclear deal: Let peace reign
Sir: The abrogation of the Iran nuclear peace deal by President Donald Trump did not serve the cause of peace. This was an agreement negotiated by the international community...
Israeli hits dozens of Gaza targets after mortar barrage
Israel said it hit dozens of military targets in Gaza on Tuesday in response to a barrage of mortar and rocket fire from the strip's Islamist rulers Hamas and an ally, in their worst flare-up since a 2014 war.
UN backs Syria ceasefire as death toll in rebel enclave tops 500
The UN Security Council has unanimously demanded a 30-day ceasefire in Syria, as new air strikes on the rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta took the civilian death toll from seven days of bombing to more than 500.
UN threatens sanctions over faltering peace deal in Mali
The UN Security Council on Wednesday gave parties to a peace deal in Mali until the end of March to show progress or face sanctions for obstructing the 2015 agreement.
UN considers sending 900 extra peacekeepers to Central African Republic
The UN Security Council is considering a draft resolution that would bolster the peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic with 900 extra troops to help protect civilians, according to the text obtained by AFP on Tuesday.
North Korean group demands US be turned to 'ashes and darkness'
A North Korean organisation demanded Thursday that the United States be "beaten to death" like a "rabid dog" for spearheading fresh UN sanctions on Pyongyang...
UN unanimously backs new sanctions on North Korea
The UN Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea, banning textile exports and restricting shipments of oil products to punish Pyongyang for its sixth and largest nuclear test.
US unveils tougher new UN sanctions on North Korea, vote due Saturday
The United States on Friday presented to the UN Security Council a draft resolution toughening sanctions on North Korea, aiming to deprive Pyongyang of $1 billion in export revenue, a council diplomat said.
UN chief decries attacks targeting medical facilities
Guterres made the remarks at the opening of a UN Security Council session devoted to the protection of civilians during armed conflicts.