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Arab League seeks urgent UN Security Council meet on Gaza

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 20:46

The Arab League called Tuesday for the UN Security Council to hold an urgent meeting to discuss the deadly Israeli air campaign against the Gaza Strip, Secretary General Nabil al-Arabi said.

At the UN, Russia vetoes `House of Cards`

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 02:10

President Frank Underwood will not be taking a seat at the United Nations.

UN aid chief urges Security Council to act on Syria aid crisis

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 05:42

The U.N. aid chief appealed to the Security Council on Thursday to take action on the "inhuman" obstruction of humanitarian relief in Syria, as Russia and Western nations appeared at an impasse in talks on a draft resolution intended to boost access. <br><br

UN demands end to military action in Golan Heights

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 04:37

The UN Security Council has strongly condemned the recent intense fighting between Syrian government and opposition fighters in the Golan Heights and demanded an end to all military activity in the area that has separated Syrian and Israeli forces since 1974.

China National Security Council orders probe of foreign NGOs: Reports

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 12:29

China`s newly-minted National Security Council has ordered a probe into foreign-based non-governmental organisations operating in the country, reports said Friday, in the latest sign of tightening control by the ruling Communist Party.

Russia wants UN action to stop violence in Ukraine

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 04:12

Russia has introduced a UN Security Council resolution that urges an immediate end to all violence in Ukraine and the launching of a national dialogue involving all political forces and regions.

Security Council condemns Afghan assassination bid

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 08:14

The UN Security Council condemned an attempt to assassinate Afghan presidential frontrunner Abdullah Abdullah calling for an orderly transition to a new government.

Last dangerous chemicals must leave Syria: Envoy

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 04:47

The head of the mission charged with destroying Syria`s chemical weapons has called on President Bashar Assad`s government and the international community to ensure that the last 16 containers of dangerous chemicals are immediately removed from the country.

UN Security Council discusses Russia draft on Ukraine

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 05:00

The UN Security Council discussed behind closed doors a draft Russian resolution on creating a humanitarian corridor to allow Ukrainians to escape areas affected by fighting.

Formal countdown begins for Scottish vote that could break up United Kingdom

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 05:59

The formal campaign for a Scottish independence vote that could result in the break-up of the United Kingdom began on Friday, though polls currently show Scots are unlikely to vote for the demise of the 307-year-old union with England.

UN urges Lebanon election as soon as possible

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 05:48

The UN Security Council is urging that Lebanon hold its presidential election "as soon as possible."

UN Security Council renews mission in Somalia

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 05:45

The UN Security Council Thursday extended a UN mission in Somalia for one more year to continue providing "good offices" in the country`s peace and reconciliation process.