4 June 2013, 13:37 (GMT+05:00)
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia Maia Pandzhikidze is on a visit to the United States. As reported on Tuesday by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, the minister met with representatives of various countries at the UN headquarters to support a resolution on Georgia which includes the right for the return of refugees to their homes in Georgia’s breakaway territories.
1 June 2013, 07:19 (GMT+05:00)
The UN Security Council placed sanctions on the al-Nusra Front, a rebel group in Syria, because of the organization's links to al-Qaeda, a spokesman for the Australian mission to the United Nations said Friday, dpa reported.
29 May 2013, 19:22 (GMT+05:00)
A Turkmen delegation recently visited Kabul. It discussed priority issues of cooperation between Turkmenistan and the United Nations, including the assistance rendered to Afghanistan with the UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Afghanistan Jan Kubis, the local press said on Tuesday.
29 May 2013, 14:15 (GMT+05:00)
Azerbaijan can be considered as a regional leader in terms of holding significant and important events in the country, the Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfaz Garayev said on Wednesday at a meeting with the High Representative of the UN Alliance of Civilisations Nasir Abdul Aziz Al-Nasser in Baku.
28 May 2013, 20:37 (GMT+05:00)
The UN human rights council is considering a resolution put forward by the United States, Turkey and Qatar to censure the Syrian regime for attacking civilians in the besieged town of al-Kussair, dpa reported.
26 May 2013, 18:55 (GMT+05:00)
Regular operations at the International Organization for Migration (IOM) office in Kabul, which bore the brunt of a Taliban attack this weekend, will resume at the start of the week, the group announced Sunday, dpa reported.
25 May 2013, 03:18 (GMT+05:00)
A Taliban attack on a UN building in Kabul ended after a fierce 10-hour gunbattle, police said early Saturday, dpa reported.
25 May 2013, 00:59 (GMT+05:00)
Taliban insurgents stormed a United Nations building in Kabul on Friday, prompting an hours-long battle with Afghan troops that left at least four attackers dead and several foreigners injured.
17 May 2013, 16:03 (GMT+05:00)
United Nations General Secretary Ban Ki-moon has voiced disappointment about Syria's refusal to let UN inspectors enter the country to check reports about the use of chemical weapons, dpa reported.
17 May 2013, 10:58 (GMT+05:00)
Road accidents kill nearly 1.3 million people every year. They leave millions more injured or permanently disabled, placing a heavy economic burden on families and countries, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in his message on the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day marked on May 17.
14 May 2013, 20:43 (GMT+05:00)
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today met Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Kandeh Yumkella, Azertag reported.