U.N. must take ‘serious’ action against North Korea: Haley
30 August 2017 | 9:55 am
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley says North Korea's missile launch over Japan is 'unacceptable and irresponsible' and that the Security Council must take "serious" action.
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United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Saturday (April 21) that he had "hope" for North Korean negotiations.
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Stuart Eizenstat, former U.S. ambassador to the European Union, discusses the fallout from President Donald Trump's decision to enact import tariffs on steel from Canada, Mexico, and the EU.
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U.S ambassador's emotional speech to Nigerian albinos.
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U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) special envoy, Angelina Jolie visited the Domiz Camp, in the semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region of Iraq on Sunday (June 17), which is home to 33,000 Syrian refugees displaced by seven years of civil war.
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The UN Human Rights Office is concerned about a spike in inter-communal violence in Mali which has led to serious human rights abuses by militia groups
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More than half the world's school-age refugees are excluded from education as host nations struggle under the weight of growing humanitarian crises, according to the United Nations.
25 Oct 2018
A new United Nations report details abuses being committed against civilians in South Sudan's Western Equatoria region, following fighting in the region this year. The study indicates that abductions, forced child soldier recruits and sexual slavery of girls were perpetrated by both government and rebel forces.
6 Dec 2018
William Hagerty, U.S. Ambassador to Japan, talks about the trade spat between the U.S. and China. He speaks at Bloomberg’s The Year Ahead Summit in Tokyo.
16 Dec 2018
China’s foreign ministry has summoned the U.S. Ambassador to China in a protest over the arrest of Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, and said it will take “further action” if needed.
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U.S. Ambassador, Symington lauds Nigerian youths for active participation.
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United Nations General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espinosa talks about nationalism, multilateralism, and the trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
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Michael McFaul, Author of From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin's Russia, discusses U.S. relations with Russia. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on 'Balance of Power.'
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