United States blocks Iranian Foreign Minister from attending UN Security Council meeting

A US official indicated that the country had denied Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iranian Foreign Minister, a…

Tanzania, Suriname endorse Kenya’s UNSC non-permanent seat bid

Kenya on Tuesday secured endorsement for the UN Security Council non-permanent seat from Tanzania and Suriname.…

AU orders Britain out of grabbed Chagos Islands, Mauritius

The African Union has ordered Britain to withdraw from the Chagos Islands and end its “continued…

Donors threaten to cut Somalia aid for defying UN panel

Donor countries will not give more aid to Somalia due to its defiance to cooperate with…

Nairobi, Kenya: African Union endorses Kenya for UN Security Council Post

The African Union (AU), today through a popular member vote, endorsed Kenya for a non-permanent membership…

Winnie Byanyima steps down as Oxfam boss, to take up UNAIDS top job

Oxfam International executive director Winnie Byanyima has stepped down to be the new United Nations Programme…

Engage in politics for lasting peace, UN envoy tells Somalia youths

Lasting peace in Somalia will be achieved when youths are represented and participate in politics, UN…

European Parliament demands unconditional release of detained Ukrainians, condemns Russia’s violation of international law

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution calling on Russia to release “without further delay and…

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