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New York, Aug 17(Just Earth News): Addressing the growing tensions on the Korean Peninsula, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday said it was important “to dial down rhetoric and dial up diplomacy.” more
Post-election Kosovo entering period of uncertainty that will demand strong leadership – UN envoy

New York, Aug 17(Just Earth News): Following the parliamentary elections of 11 June, which took place without “major irregularities or incidents,” Kosovo has entered a “period of uncer ...

UN chief condemns deadly terrorist attacks in Borno State, Nigeria

New York, Aug 16(Just Earth News): Condemning a series of terrorist attacks in north-eastern Nigeria, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called for those responsible for ...

Security Council told African-led force on terrorism in the Sahel operational but challenged

New York, Aug 16(Just Earth News): The joint task force by the so-called Group of Five (G5) – Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger – to tackle the threat of terrorism in Africa ...

More survivors, remains of deceased African migrants found on Yemen beach, says UN agency

New York, Aug 16(Just Earth News): Over the past three days, the UN migration agency has found more survivors and victims' remains from last week's tragedy – when hundreds of migrants were ...

'Dramatic' rise in Central African Republic violence happening out of media eyes, warns UNICEF

New York, Aug 16(Just Earth News): The Central African Republic (CAR) has spiralled into violence and remains one of the worst countries in the world to be a child and “right now there are ...

First of 33,000 Congolese refugees relocated to new settlement in Angola – UN agency

New York, Aug 16(Just Earth News): More than 1,500 Congolese refugees who have fled violence and ethnic tensions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have been relocated from recept ...

One UN peacekeeper killed, another injured in coordinated attack on mission base in central Mali

New York, Aug 15(Just Earth News): The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali on Monday confirmed the death of a national soldier and one UN peacekeeper in an attack by non-identified g ...

UN chief Guterres condemns terrorist attack in Burkina Faso

New York, Aug 15(Just Earth News): United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the terrorist attack carried out yesterday in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso.

Manipur: Churachandpur: The Heart of 'Kukiland'

On August 2, 2017, unidentified militants killed Kuki National Liberation Front (KNLF) 'general secretary', Lalmoi Haokip aka Tonglenlal, at Tuibong Bazar in Churachandpur District. KNLF is ...