A U.N. panel of health experts released a report Monday that highlights slow responses to COVID-19 in early 2020.
German Ambassador Christoph Heusgen appealed to China on Tuesday for the release of Canadian nationals Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor, who are being held by Beijing on spy charges.
570,000 people from Uighur regions in Northwestern China were forcibly sent to pick cotton under a labor program that targeted minority groups, The Center for Global Policy reported.
Ambassador Kelly Craft, Washington's permanent representative to the United Nations, called for reforms to the Human Rights Council—to which China was elected in October.
The case of double standards against the Jews and the Jewish state is but one example of the failure of the international community to ensure consistent application of equal rights and laws for all.
The Trump administration effectuated a total sea change on Israel, its adversaries and the adversaries of America.
By ignoring our three thousand-year link to the Temple Mount, the U.N. validates the Palestinian refusal to recognize our right to exist as the world's only Jewish state.
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has accused fighters from the Tigray People's Liberation Front of the mass killing.
My grandparents, who survived the Holocaust, heard cries of "Jews, back to Palestine" only to rear grandchildren who endure calls of "Jews, out of Palestine."
The U.N. has suspended in-person meetings at its New York Headquarters on Tuesday after a cluster of COVID cases reportedly broke out at the Mission of Niger.
"Today the international community once again expressed support for multilateralism," Iran's Ambassador to the U.K. Hamid Baeidinejad said.
The chairwoman of the Norwegian Nobel committee praised the WFP fo helping those "who suffer from or face the threat of hunger," pointing out famine is still all too often used as a weapon of war.
While 39 U.N. nations jointly criticized China's human rights policies in Xinjiang and Hong Kong, nearly 70 countries backed Beijing's right to safeguard its sovereignty.
The report said that Uyghurs in China "endure dreadful conditions" in forced labor factories.
Erdogan's calls to reform the United Nations might have found a sympathetic audience had it not come from a strongman who institutionalized one-man rule at home by destroying democratic governance.
Censorship cannot reverse hate. Only more contact with Jews, deeper understanding of the Holocaust and Nazi ideology, and knowledge of Israel's ancient and modern history can change people's beliefs and behaviors.
China's conception of multilateralism puts the world at peril.
The Human Rights Council reserves a spot on its agenda to condemn the Jewish state—the sole country-specific item—whereas human rights issues in the entire rest of the world are shoved into one solitary agenda item.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday the U.S. had reimposed international sanctions on Iran, but American allies disputed the announcement.
Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said that a presidential trip to New York "is not advisable right now."
There were 56 percent fewer international tourists from January to May compared to a year ago, reports the U.N. World Tourism Organization.
The Trump administration has rightfully put the final nail in the coffin of liberal international institutionalism.
The United Nations Security Council rejected American efforts to reimpose sanctions on Iran and to extend an international arms embargo on Tehran.
Europe must find its backbone and join the U.S. in holding Iran accountable.
"We acknowledge the need to formulate these categories with greater sensitivity and will take immediate steps to rectify this," a U.N. spokesman said.
Iran has repeatedly violated the flawed nuclear accord since the day it was announced.