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Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) As many as 399 terrorists have been neutralized as a result of Turkey's offensive in northeastern Syria, the Turkish Defense Ministry reported on Friday. more
Erdogan says Turkey to continue military operation in Syria despite threats

Ankara (Sputnik/UNI) Turkey will not halt its operation in northern Syria, despite threats from the international community, including the United States, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sa ...

Turkey sought US military support for operation in Northern Syria - State Department

Washington (Sputnik/UNI) Turkey sought to gain military support from the United States for its offensive operation in northern Syria, which was declined, a senior Department of State offi ...

Colombia’s peace process developments a ‘precious opportunity’ to end violence for good, says UN Mission head

New York: Thousands of former fighters from Colombia’s largest rebel group remain committed to the historic 2016 peace deal which ended more than five decades of civil conflict, but ...

German synagogue shooting ‘another tragic demonstration of anti-Semitism’: UN chief

New York: The killing of two people outside a synagogue in Germany on Wednesday has been characterized by the UN Secretary-General as “another tragic demonstration of anti-Semitism. ...

Support 'winds of change' in DR Congo to consolidate positive developments, urges UN mission chief

New York:Recent positive trends could help transform the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) into a stable country, the head of the UN operation there told the Security Council on Wedn ...

Chinese Embassy in Washington says US visa restrictions violate international law

Washington (Sputnik/UNI) The US imposition of visa restrictions on Chinese officials violates the norms of international relations, interferes in the country’s domestic affairs and ...

UN chief urges ‘maximum restraint’ following policy shift over northeastern Syria

New York: The UN chief on Tuesday expressed “great concern” over recent policy statements made regarding northeastern Syria, following the announcement from the United States ...

Some progress made towards security in Mali, but still a long way to go, Security Council hears

New York: Some progress has been made towards restoring peace and stability in Mali as outlined in a fragile 2015 peace deal, yet sustainable peace developments are not happening fast eno ...

Work and reforms of the UN ‘at risk’, Guterres warns Member States, amidst ‘record-level’ cash crisis

New York: The United Nations is facing a severe shortage of cash, and unless more Governments pay their annual dues, “our work and our reforms are at risk”, the UN chief Ant&o ...