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Amidst ‘high political tension’, UN chief appeals to G20 leaders for stronger commitment to climate action, economic cooperation 

Jun 28, 2019

28 June 2019 The annual G20 summit of leaders from the largest and fastest-…

‘Summon the spirit of San Francisco’, says General Assembly President on UN Charter anniversary

Jun 26, 2019

26 June 2019 Reaffirming faith in human rights, promoting social justice an…

Peace in the Gulf ‘at a critical juncture’ says DiCarlo, urging continuation of Iran nuclear deal.

Jun 26, 2019

26 June 2019 The Iran nuclear deal must “continue to work for all”, despite moves by both the United States and Iran which …

Two-thirds of global drug deaths now from opioids: UN drugs report

Jun 26, 2019

26 June 2019 Opioids, which include both heroin and legal pain relievers, were responsible for around two-thirds of drug-relate…