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New York,All parties to the seven-year Syria conflict and the States that support them should do “everything in their power” to prevent a full-scale military assault on Idlib, a high-level United Nations-appointed panel of investigators said on Wednesday. more
Death toll in Afghanistan suicide attack incident touches 68

Kabul: The death toll in the suicide attack on a protest rally in Afghanistan's  Nangarhar province has touched 68, media reports said.

Iraq: Bomb blast kills 2 in Baghdad

Baghdad: Two Iraqi civilians were injured in a bomb blast in Baghdad city of Iraq on Wednesday, media reports said.

Save Idlib from ‘transforming into a blood bath’, UN chief Guterres urges fighters and their allies

New York, A full-scale battle for Idlib must be avoided at all costs, the United Nations Secretary-General has stressed, warning that failure to do so would unleash “a humanitarian ...

‘More support’ vital to put Afghanistan back on a ‘positive trajectory’ – top UN officials

New York,  After four decades of conflict and insecurity, and with elections to be held in the coming months against a backdrop of growing humanitarian need, Afghanistan needs more s ...

UN condemns ‘cowardly’ attack on Libya’s national oil corporation headquarters

New York,  The UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) has strongly condemned Monday’s attack on the National Oil Company (NOC) headquarters in Tripoli.

Million gather at Catalonia national day rally in Barcelona

Barcelona: Around a million people took to the streets in Barcelona to participate in the Catalonia national day rally and demand independence from Spain.

Afghanistan: Suicide bombing hits Nangarhar province, 12 killed

Kabul: At least 12 people were killed in a suicide attack on protestors in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan on Tuesday, media reports said.

UN police investigating killing of displaced people in Central African Republic

New York, Perpetrators behind the killing of a number of people displaced by conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) must be brought to justice, the UN peacekeeping operation in th ...

WFP and UNICEF prepare for the worst in Syria’s Idlib, as insecurity mars start of another school year

New York, Emergency food supplies for hundreds of thousands of people in Syria’s Idlib are “ready for distribution” in the event of mass displacement caused by a full-sc ...