ICC will investigate reports of rapes and killings by soldiers if DRC government fails to, UN rights chief says.
Syria's Civil War
by Cagri Ozdemir
Human Rights11 Apr 2017 15:30 GMT
People are held for ransom, forced labour or sexual exploitation after being sold for up to $500, UN agency says.
Middle East07 Apr 2017 00:17 GMT
Three different draft resolutions circulated at the Security Council as US weighs military intervention.
Poverty & Development04 Apr 2017 02:31 GMT
UN Population Fund rejects state department's claim that agency backs 'coercive abortion or involuntary sterilisation'.
UN31 Mar 2017 19:43 GMT
Security Council cuts number of MONUSCO mission troops as US seeks cutting costs and streamlining of UN's operations.
US & Canada30 Mar 2017 21:51 GMT
Bills introduced in 19 US states are threatening freedom of speech and the right to protest, UN experts say.
UN29 Mar 2017 08:18 GMT
What happens when United Nations workers abuse their power?
Africa29 Mar 2017 01:07 GMT
Three bodies discovered - including a decapitated woman's - during search for Congolese, American, and Swedish UN staff.
Politics27 Mar 2017 21:06 GMT
UN General Assembly begins negotiations on prohibiting weapons, but without any nuclear-capable states in attendance.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict24 Mar 2017 22:40 GMT
UN Middle East envoy says Israel has failed to end illegal settlement activity and abide by UNSC Resolution 2334.
Middle East24 Mar 2017 09:21 GMT
Hopes for breakthrough or concessions from either side remain low, amid ongoing violence in Damascus and Hama.
Opinion23 Mar 2017 06:43 GMT
To tackle global threats such as climate change, conflict and disaster, we must join forces and take collective action.
Fault Lines22 Mar 2017 14:00 GMT
Fault Lines investigates the legacy and impact of sex abuse by UN peacekeepers in Haiti.
Middle East20 Mar 2017 17:32 GMT
US boycotts UN rights council as special rapporteur accuses Israel of 'the subjugation' of Palestinians' 'humanity'.
Opinion19 Mar 2017 19:04 GMT
As Israel moves towards confronting apartheid, the questions raised by the report will become impossible to avoid.
Middle East19 Mar 2017 17:50 GMT
Palestinian president hails UN official for 'courage' in publishing report accusing Israel of building apartheid state.
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