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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.
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The UN General Assembly has approved the nomination of Jordan`s UN ambassador, Prince Zeid Ra`ad Zeid al-Hussein, as the new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, a media report said Tuesday.
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India`s winning streak in elections to UN bodies demonstrates it is time for the country to become a permanent member of the Security Council and those who doubt this can no longer behave like "ostriches in sand", the Indian envoy to the world body has said.
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Angelina Jolie has opened up about her role as a UN ambassador, saying the experience has made her a better person.
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The Obama Administration has rejected a demand from a senior Republican lawmaker for the US ambassador to the United Nations to resign.
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With an aim to promote greater dialogue between different cultures, UNESCO has
appointed Ecuadorian politician and noted painter Ivonne A-Baki as a Goodwill Ambassador.
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