Beijing insists the World Health Organization should act according to “the one-China principle.”
But Russia blocks the reopening of a critical border crossing for humanitarian aid.
Human Rights Council minutes show meetings are being dramatically cut back.
Beijing seeks to deflect criticism that its carelessness caused a global crisis.
An internal U.N. survey shows that the bosses think they are doing a better job than their employees do.
The United States seeks to rewrite the history of international peace efforts in the Middle East.
Report cites “serious concerns that basic fair trial standards were not respected.”
Three decades ago, a perfect storm of miscommunication, miscalculation, and human error in the heat of battle caused the United States to make a mistake similar to the one Iran just did.
Report says it is not clear that Tehran orchestrated an attack on Saudi oil facilities.
Protesting U.S. visa delays for United Nations-based Russian diplomats, Moscow says some U.N. meetings should be held in Geneva or Vienna.
Britain, France, and Germany say Iran’s ballistic missile program is inconsistent with the nuclear deal and improves its capacity to deliver nuclear payload. Tehran counters that Europeans have failed to meet obligations under the pact.
Seoul may be trying to preserve its fading diplomatic outreach to Pyongyang.
A memo details the Trump administration’s efforts to end waivers for hundreds of thousands of vulnerable Central American nationals and send them home.