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Exclusive: North Korea enhanced nuclear, missile programs in 2019 in breach of sanctions - U.N. report

11 Feb 2020

North Korea continued to enhance its nuclear and ballistic missile programs last year in breach of United Nations sanctions, according to a confidential U.N. report seen by Reuters on Monday.

EXCLUSIVE-N.Korea enhanced nuclear, missile programs in 2019 in breach of sanctions - UN report

10 Feb 2020

Feb 10 North Korea continued to enhance its nuclear and ballistic missile programs last year in breach of United Nations sanctions, according to a confidential U.N. report seen by Reuters on Monday.

EXCLUSIVE-N.Korea enhanced nuclear, missile programs in 2019 in breach of sanctions - UN report

10 Feb 2020

Feb 10 North Korea continued to enhance its nuclear and ballistic missile programs last year in breach of United Nations sanctions, according to a confidential U.N. report seen by Reuters on Monday.

U.S. envoy warns Palestinians against raising opposition to U.S. peace plan at U.N. 

31 Jan 2020

UNITED NATIONS U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Kelly Craft warned the Palestinians on Friday that bringing their displeasure with the U.S. peace plan to the world body would only "repeat the failed pattern of the last seven decades."

U.N. shuts refugee center in Libya's capital as truce crumbles

30 Jan 2020

CAIRO/NEW YORK The United Nations said on Thursday it was suspending operations at a refugee center in Libya's capital because it could become a target while the U.N. envoy said a truce brokered by Russia and Turkey was holding "only in name".

Palestinians push U.N. action over U.S. peace plan, Abbas to speak at U.N. Security Council

29 Jan 2020

UNITED NATIONS Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will speak in the United Nations Security Council in the next two weeks about the U.S. Middle East peace plan, Palestinian U.N. envoy Riyad Mansour said on Wednesday.

Palestinians push U.N. action over U.S. peace plan, Abbas to speak at U.N. Security Council

29 Jan 2020

UNITED NATIONS Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will speak in the United Nations Security Council in the next two weeks about the U.S. Middle East peace plan, Palestinian U.N. envoy Riyad Mansour said on Wednesday.

After Russia, China veto, U.N. says medical aid for Syria stuck in Iraq

29 Jan 2020

UNITED NATIONS Truckloads of medical aid for civilians in Syria's northeast is stuck in Iraq, the United Nations aid chief said on Wednesday, after Russia and China prevented the U.N. Security Council from renewing authorization for the cross-border deliveries.

Exclusive: U.N. sanctions experts warn - stay away from North Korea cryptocurrency conference

15 Jan 2020

UNITED NATIONS United Nations sanctions experts are warning people not to attend a cryptocurrency conference in North Korea in February, flagging it as a likely sanctions violation, according to a confidential report due to be submitted to the U.N. Security Council later this month.

U.N. renews Syria cross-border aid operation but halves crossings, length of time

11 Jan 2020

UNITED NATIONS The U.N. Security Council on Friday renewed a six-year-long cross-border operation delivering aid to millions of Syrian civilians but the number of crossings and length of authorization were halved to avoid a Russian veto.

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