The Nusra Front seized the Fijians in Golan Heights, where a 1,200-strong U.N. force monitors the buffer zone between Syria and Israel.
NHCR expressed dismay over Colombo’s arrest and deportation of dozens of foreign asylum seekers by force.
Ebola has killed more than 1,400 people across West Africa in the countries of Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone and Nigeria.
UN criticized the world’s “paralysis” over the fighting in Syria.
UN: 250,000 of Gaza’s 1.8 million residents have been displaced; 65,000 lost their home in the fighting.
Food prices are set to be stable over the next 10 years.
Killing Fields era (1975-1979) saw a quarter of Cambodia’s population killed or die from starvation and overwork.
The figure excluded people who would normally have crossed the border for trade or tourism purposes.
The truce will only apply to parts of the Gaza strip where there is currently no military activity.
The UN General Debate is scheduled from September 24 to October 1.
At the edge of the schoolyard, some 20 donkeys lay dead, still tied to a railing.
India’s ranking on human development is a reminder that the state is shrinking where it must not.
The deaths across Gaza today pushed the Palestinian toll to at least 535 in 14 days of fighting.
It warns that mass surveillance is becoming “a dangerous habit rather than an exceptional measure.”
The Palestinians began talks on the resolution after an emergency meeting of the council on Thursday.