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U.N. warns that South Sudan violence could spread

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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday said the violence in South Sudan that has claimed hundreds of lives in recent days could...

World watching, will act on Central African Republic crimes: U.N.

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The United Nations on Friday warned groups carrying out atrocities in the Central African Republic the world was watching and would hold...

Organised crime and terrorism among big threats facing the Sahel

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Terrorism, trafficking in arms, drugs and people and other transnational forms of organised crime threaten security in Africa's vast sub-Saharan Sahel region,...

Mandela lauded by UN, SIPRI

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Nelson Mandela's most enduring legacy was that he "taught us peace is more than the absence of war – peace is about...

U.N. preparing for possible Central African Republic peacekeeping force

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The United Nations is preparing to possibly deploy peacekeepers to Central African Republic, but if the crisis there worsens quickly before such...

United Nations set to send mission guards to Central African Republic

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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has recommended 560 troops be sent to the Central African Republic to protect a United Nations political mission...

U.N. appeals for more troops, helicopters for Mali mission

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The United Nations appealed on Wednesday for more troops and helicopters so its peacekeeping mission in Mali can effectively stabilize the north...

UN reports on Ugandan warlord’s crimes against children

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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has submitted his first report to the Security Council detailing grave crimes committed against children by Ugandan warlord...

United Nations asks Angola for helicopters

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United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has asked Angola to supply helicopters for peacekeeping missions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo...

Ban voices deep concern over worsening rhetoric between Sudan and South...

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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today expressed deep concern about the escalating tensions between neighbouring Sudan and South Sudan, especially recent incursions into each...

UN’s Ban seeks lifeline to flagging Cyprus talks

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UN chief Ban Ki-moon will attempt to revive flagging Cyprus peace talks on Sunday, convening a two-day meeting with rival leaders to...

Ban stresses role of NGOs in helping transitional countries build institutions

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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today stressed that non-governmental organizations (NGOs) can play a crucial role in supporting countries in transition as they work...

UN says new Israel settlement plans “unacceptable

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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon criticized Israel over reports that it plans to build 2,600 more housing units in East Jerusalem, saying further...

As disasters increase, risk reduction should a be a concern for...

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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stressed that disaster risk reduction should be a daily concern for everyone, noting that vulnerability to catastrophes is growing...

UN chief urges nations not to abuse racism debate

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A decade after an acrimonious summit on racism, UN chief Ban Ki-moon urged nations not to use the issue for "inflammatory rhetoric,"...

UN assembly recognizes Libya’s interim government

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The UN General Assembly approved a Libyan request to accredit envoys of the country's interim government as Tripoli's sole representatives at the...

UN chief urges world to redouble efforts on climate talks

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The world needs to redouble efforts to fight climate change ahead of global talks in Durban, with time running out to save...

UN chief: Gaddafi forces must end fighting in Libya

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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to stop fighting and allow a peaceful transition of...

On International Youth Day, UN celebrating young people’s role in ousting...

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The United Nations marked International Youth Day today under the slogan ‘Change Our World,' with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon underscoring the "stunning" role...

Ban to appoints Dutch diplomat to head UN mission in Côte...

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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced his intention to appoint Bert Koenders of the Netherlands as his Special Representative for Côte d'Ivoire and...

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