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UN Assembly remains divided over Syria
Russia and the US maintain opposing stances regarding the Syrian crisis at the United Nations General Assembly.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2012 05:46 GMT
China accuses Japan of 'severe infringement'
Both countries reiterate their claim to East China Sea islands in meeting on sidelines of UN General Assembly.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 18:40 GMT
UN humanitarian chief holds talks in Damascus
Valerie Amos begins talks on how to increase humanitarian aid to Syrian civilians trapped or displaced by fighting.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 21:48 GMT
Japan-China row over islands flares
Spat comes ahead of ASEAN summit where China's similar wrangles with Vietnam and Philippines is likely to be discussed.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2012 03:05 GMT
Syria 'pledges respect' for Annan plan
Foreign minister Walid al-Muallem says deployment of 250 UN monitors is "reasonable and logical", during visit to China.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 23:03 GMT
US suspends North Korea food aid
Plans to send aid to North Korea called off, after failed rocket launch attempt contravened previous agreements.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2012 01:49 GMT
Syrian forces launch ground assault on Homs
Heavy fighting reported in key city as Western powers call for UN Security Council action authorising humanitarian aid.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 15:21 GMT
Kofi Annan calls for unified action on Syria
Joint UN-Arab League envoy wants single process of mediation as troops launch ground assault on city of Homs.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 04:43 GMT
Troops battle opposition fighters in Homs
Sporadic shelling and clashes reported in Syrian city as Western powers call for UN Security Council action.
Last updated: 29 Feb 2012 17:16 GMT
Hotspots of potential conflict in the geo-energy era
Tensions are rising at potential flashpoints, as new bottlenecks for the flow of energy are identified.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 15:23 GMT
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