Obama asked for more commitments to contain the disease, which has killed nearly 3,000, before it threatens global and regional security
The U.N. guards prevented Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas's security team from entering the General Assembly chamber's front entrance, leading to a brief confrontation.
Campaign aims to eliminate maternal deaths with the 'Mum's Phone'
Iran ready to work with the U.S. and its allies to fight ISIS in exchange for more flexibility on its uranium enrichment program
The terrorist group has commenced a video campaign against the "final campaign of the crusaders"
Was the tragedy caused by a mix-up or a deliberate sabotage of the measles vaccines?
Amid global turmoil, the secretary-general says climate change will dominate General Assembly discussion along with Ebola and ISIS.
Against the UN consensus, Russia is pushing for the issue of Syria's past nuclear activities to be removed from agenda
North Korea published a rebuttal to a 400-page U.N. human rights report
French President Francois Hollande called on Monday for united international action to tackle the threat from Islamic State militants
A plan to tackle groups like ISIS will be subjected to a vote of the Security Council later this month will chaired by US President Barack Obama
Islamist radicals killed 17 after skirmishes yesterday gave them a foothold closer to Baghdad
Muslim leaders warn young Britons against joining violent groups in Iraq and Syria
The UK government announced plans to revoke the passports of any suspicious citizens returning from Iraq or Syria
The German Chancellor insisted the jihadist group was a major security threat to Germany and Europe
The Prime Minister will announce new legislation to tackle the outpour of Britons going abroad to fight for groups like Islamic State
Forty-three peacekeepers were safely rescued but UN sources say dozens remain trapped
Terrorist group that held U.S. journalist Peter Theo Curtis take a key Syria/Israel border crossing
UN reports the fight between Syria's government and Islamic State militants has caused human rights violations from both sides
All over the country, victims of fascist execution squads lie buried in mass graves. Their relatives may now get help to find them
Whether the result of Israeli air strikes, having parents or relatives killed before their eyes or hearing militants firing rockets, the psychological trauma for Gaza's young is profound
U.S. officials said they were considering a risky mission to save the group still trapped on the mountain by the Islamic State
West Africa's Ebola epidemic constitutes an international health emergency, the World Health Organization said on Friday
The ceasefire collapsed just hours after it began as hospital officials said at least 50 Palestinians were killed by Israeli shelling in Rafah
An order for female genital mutilation, if confirmed, could affect up to four million women and girls in and around Mosul
The situation for Afghanistan's civilians remains dire, with deaths and injuries from combat up by nearly a quarter
The negotiations are aimed at avoiding Israeli air strikes and a wider Middle East war.