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UN report: Libya unable to prevent flow of weapons, needs tighter controls

Libya’s ability to prevent the flow of weapons into the chaotic country is “almost nonexistent.”

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Syria expels 2 key United Nations humanitarian staffers

The expulsions will have a significant impact on the entire humanitarian operation for Syria, Amos wrote.

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North Korean company renames ships to evade sanctions: United Nations

Authorities found two Cuban fighter jets, missiles and live munitions beneath Chong Chon Gang’s cargo of sugar.

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Under sexual harassment cloud, RK Pachauri quits as chairman of UN climate change panel

He received the Nobel Prize in 2007 on the basis of this climate change panel.

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UN food agency facing worst challenge since World War II

WFP is doing preparatory work for a potential scale-up in food assistance to four other countries.

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UN chief seeks action on Syria sieges, barrel bombs

UN chief Ban Ki-moon called for urgent action to lift sieges on civilians and to end barrel bomb attacks.

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Bangladesh: UN Chief urges to “de-escalate” unrest

The govt decided to form special tribunals to try rioters under a tough anti-terrorism law amid continued unrest

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Libya needs a government before weapons: US, Britain

Libya’s call to lift a UN arms embargo to defend itself against the Islamic State group is being opposed by US and UK in light of the chaos brewing in the country,

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Islamic State might be harvesting organs: Top diplomat

The Islamic State group might be using organ harvesting as a way to finance its operations.

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Democratic Republic of Congo spurns UN support for campaign against Rwandan Hutu rebels

The rebels have been at the heart of conflict in Africa’s Great Lakes region for two decades.

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Ahead of cease-fire deadline Russia asks UNSC to take action on Ukraine

Russia last year offered few resolutions for cease-fire, but they were unpopular with council members angry over its annexation of Crimea.

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UN sends official to broker peace deal to end Bangla unrest

UN chief Ban-Ki-moon has assigned a senior official to Bangladesh to broker a peace initiative in the ongoing political unrest.

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Ensure resources to developing nations on climate change: India

“It is important to ensure that the enhanced provision of resources to developing countries for climate change and environmental concerns is additional.”

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UN demands accountability for South Sudan rights violations

Accountability for human rights violations demanded from both sides of the Sudan-conflict; “no body above the law.” – UN

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United Nations: Taliban act like gangsters not would-be government

They said the Taliban, who ruled Afghanistan from 1996-2001, appear to be increasing their criminal activity.