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  1. North Korean Ambassador Kim Song

    At UN, North Korea accuses US of holding back progress

  2. The Dalai Lama arrives for prayers wishing him a long life at the Tsuglagkhang temple in McLeod

    US wants UN to take up Dalai Lama succession

    The United States wants the United Nations to take up the Dalai Lama's succession in an intensifying bid to stop China from trying to handpick his ...
  3. Climate protests

    Dismay as US formally starts pullout from Paris climate accord

  4. Heavy smog in Shengfang, Hebei province, China

    Trump administration poised to make Paris climate exit official

  5. Dhaka had wanted to begin its long-held plan to move 100,000 people to the mud-silt island of

    Bangladesh Rohingya island relocation 'uncertain' after UN doubts

    Bangladesh said Sunday plans to relocate thousands of Rohingya living in overcrowded refugee camps to a remote island were "uncertain" after ...
  6. Myanmar's de facto head Aung San Suu Kyi sat in the room expressionless as Guterres spoke on

    UN chief urges Myanmar to ensure 'safe' return of Rohingya

    The UN chief on Sunday urged Myanmar to ensure the "safe" return of Rohingya refugees driven out by army operations, a plea made in front of Aung ...
  7. Antonio Guterres said Asian countries need to cut reliance on coal to head off the climate crisis

    Asia must quit 'coal addiction': UN chief

    The UN chief on Saturday warned Asia to quit its "addiction" to coal, as climate change threatens hundreds of millions of people vulnerable to ...
  8. UN members were split over China's human rights record

    United Nations members split on China's Uighur rights record

    China's mass detention and surveillance of ethnic Uighurs in Xinjiang province came under fire at the United Nations Tuesday, with 23 nations -- ...
  9. Kibore Cheruiyot Ngasura still bristles at the memory of his family being expelled from their land

    Kenyans say UK stole land for tea, push for UN inquiry

    Kibore Cheruiyot Ngasura was just a small boy when his family was violently expelled from their ancestral land in Kenya's lush tea-growing western ...
  10. For Aisha Khurram, reaching out to all young Afghans -- including those joining the ranks of the

    Young Taliban must be heard, says new UN youth envoy

    Afghanistan's ruling elite and international power brokers must listen to the fast-growing youth population -- including junior Taliban members -- ...