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UN chief calls for 3000 more troops in violence-hit Central African Republic – – Associated Press of Pakistan

Associated Press of PakistanUNITED NATIONS, Feb 21 (APP): UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged the international community to urgently send another 3,000 troops and police to the Central African Republic (CAR) in an effort to stop violence between Christians and Muslims …Ban Ki-moon: 3000 more troops needed in Central African RepubliceuronewsUN chief sees CAR crisis […]

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UPDATE 3-Talks on Iran nuclear deal expected in NY in February-US – Reuters

Reuters(Adds comments from U.S. official, information about drive for new sanctions in U.S. Congress paragraphs 2-5). By Louis Charbonneau and Justyna Pawlak. UNITED NATIONS/BRUSSELS Jan 27 (Reuters) – – The opening round of talks between Iran and six …Drive for new sanctions on Iran stalls in US CongressThe Globe and MailIran Nuclear Talks to Resume […]

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Clashes Uproot 140000 People In Central Iraq: UN Agency – Bernama

BernamaUNITED NATIONS, Jan 25 (Bernama) — The United Nations refugee agency said Friday over 65,000 people have fled Fallujah and Ramadi cities in central Iraq’s Anbar province over the past week, bringing the total number of displaced people to more than …Fresh clashes uproot 140000 people in central Iraq: UN agencyXinhuaFallujah Has Fallen to Al-QaedaABC […]

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Iran invite to Syria talks withdrawn after boycott threat – Reuters

ReutersUNITED NATIONS/ANKARA (Reuters) – U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon withdrew a last-minute invitation to Iran to attend peace talks on Syria on Monday after the Syrian opposition threatened to boycott this week’s conference if President Bashar al-Assad’s main …Talks Over Syria to Begin as Iran Sits on the SidelinesNew York TimesUN chief withdraws invitation for Iran […]

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Last-minute Iran invitation throws Syria talks into doubt – Reuters

ReutersUNITED NATIONS/ANKARA (Reuters) – An unexpected last-minute U.N. invitation for Iran to a peace conference on Syria threw the talks into doubt on Monday, with Washington demanding Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon withdraw his offer and the Syrian …Syria crisis: Iran cannot go to Geneva peace talks – USBBC NewsUN Chief Dismayed Over Iran Invitation FalloutABC NewsSyrian […]

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Results of Syria’s chemical weapons probe could be used in further inquiry: team … – Xinhua

XinhuaUNITED NATIONS, Dec. 13 (Xinhua) — The UN’s top inspector of Syria chemical arms said Friday his team’s report “could be useful” in any possible further investigation into who used the weapons. However, Swedish scientist Ake Sellstrom, head of the UN …UN chief deplores use of chemical weapons in SyriaBoston.comUN Chief Responds to Syria ReportNew […]