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United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed Addresses GMU’s Graduating Class of 2019

May 17, 2019

Amina J. Mohammed delivered the commencement address to George Mason University's graduating class of 2019. (Source: GMU) --…

Friday’s Daily Brief: Syria, Yemen airstrikes, Anti-torture panel, Gay rights, Climate change, #Vesak Day

May 17, 2019

On Friday, we cover: Fighting in Syria’s Idlib province; UN condemnation of airstrikes in Ye…

Risk grows of ‘catastrophic humanitarian fallout’ in Syria’s Idlib, where 3 million are trapped: top UN officials urge unity in Security Council

May 17, 2019

The UN’s Political and Humanitarian Affairs chiefs on Friday called on the Security Council to unite in supp…

Deadly Yemen airstrikes that claim children’s lives in capital Sana’a, strongly condemned by UN

May 17, 2019

Thursday’s airstrikes on Yemen’s capital Sana’a that reportedly killed five children…