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  1. More than 720,000 Rohingya are living in refugee camps in Bangladesh, many of whom fear for their

    Myanmar 'too slow' in allowing Rohingya return: UN chief

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday criticized as "too slow" Myanmar's efforts to allow the return of Rohingya Muslim refugees, ...
  2. Police stand guard as people arrested during protests appeal in court in Harare

    Hundreds detained after Zimbabwe protests as UN denounces crackdown

    Hundreds of Zimbabweans arrested during anti-government protests were detained on Friday on public order charges, as the United Nations urged an ...
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    Hundreds detained after Zimbabwe protests as UN denounces crackdown

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    Yemen's warring parties hopeful on prisoner swap as Hodeidah stalls

  5. Sexual harassment is widespread at the United Nations, a survey has found

    One in three UN employees have been sexually harassed: Survey

    A third of United Nations employees have reported experiencing sexual harassment at the world body over the last two years, according to the ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: The United Nations logo is pictured in front of the United Nations Headquarters buildin

    One third of UN workers say sexually harassed in past two years

    One third of U.N. staff and contractors experienced sexual harassment in the past two years, according to a report released by the United Nations ...
  7. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says contributions to peacekeeping operations  are lagging

    UN peacekeeping missions at risk over US$2b budget gap

    The United Nations is struggling with close to US$2 billion dollars in unpaid contributions to its peacekeeping budget, with current cash balances ...
  8. A cold snap that has hit the region is having dire consequences for displaced Syrians living in

    Winter weather killed 15 displaced children in Syria: UN

    Freezing temperatures and the lack of medical care have killed at least 15 displaced Syrian children in recent weeks, the United Nations reported ...
  9. An image grab taken from a video obtained by AFPTV shows a wounded Yemeni soldier being carried by

    UN 'alarmed' over renewed Yemen violence after drone attack

    The UN envoy to Yemen said he was "alarmed" over the escalation of violence after a rebel drone attack on the country's largest airbase killed six ...