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  1. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on August 20 2020, after demanding that UN sanctions on Iran be

    US defies world to say Iran UN sanctions back in effect

    The United States unilaterally proclaimed on Saturday that UN sanctions against Iran are back in force and promised to punish those who violate ...
  2. Mohammed Rofiq, a Rohingya refugee, poses for a picture in his home in Kutupalong refugee camp, in

    3 years after exodus, Myanmar erases names of Rohingya villages, UN map-makers follow suit

    Three years ago, Myanmar’s military burned the Rohingya village of Kan Kya to the ground and bulldozed over its remains. Last year, the government ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Young activists install giant "carbon clock" at former gasometer in Berlin

    Build-up of greenhouse gases hits new record despite lockdowns: UN

    Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere hit a record high this year, a United Nations report showed on Wednesday, as an ...
  4. A UNICEF survey across 77 countries found 68 percent reported at least some disruption in child

    COVID-19 pandemic threatens lives of millions of children: UN

    Disruptions to health services due to the pandemic are putting millions of additional lives at risk worldwide, the United Nations said Wednesday, ...
  5. The UN's climate science advisory panel has warned that time is running out if a rise in global

    Cooperate on climate or 'we will be doomed': UN chief

    World powers must pull together and retool their economies for a green future or humanity is "doomed", UN chief Antonio Guterres has warned, ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Migrants rescued by Armed Forces of Malta arrive in Senglea, in Valletta's Grand H

    Locked out by COVID-19, refugees' lives on hold

    When Michelle Alfaro left her office at the United Nations in Geneva on March 13, her job finding homes for the world's most vulnerable refugees ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Smoke covers forest during fires in Kapuas regency near Palangka Raya in Central Kalima

    Indonesia gets UN funds to fight climate change, deforestation

    Indonesia has received an injection of cash from the United Nation's Green Climate Fund to help reduce carbon emissions and tackle forest fires at ...