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UN “shocked” and “appalled” by death of Navalny in prison

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) reacted with emotion on Friday (16...

Red Sea attacks: Seafarers’ lives must be protected

There must be a de-escalation of tensions amid the ongoing attacks on international shipping in the Red Sea, the new Secretary-General of the International...

UNRIC Info Point & Library Newsletter – February 2024

monthly issue of the UNRIC Info Point & Library Newsletter featuring new UN websites and publications, with a special focus on COVID-19 information

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Two years of war in Ukraine: about 40% of...

In these two years of full-scale war, the United Nations has supported all diplomatic efforts aimed at achieving a just and lasting peace in Ukraine in accordance with the UN Charter.

UN “shocked” and “appalled” by death of Navalny in...

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) reacted with emotion on Friday (16...

UN Gaza coordinator at EU meeting: “strong support for...

“We discussed the very dire humanitarian situation and conditions inside Gaza and all aspects of security affecting UN and humanitarian partners’ ability to deliver...

Call for a “global order that works for everyone”:...

In his opening speech at the Security Conference in Munich, UN Secretary-General António Guterres reiterated his call for peace and a modern global order. Today’s...

Red Sea attacks: Seafarers’ lives must be protected

There must be a de-escalation of tensions amid the ongoing attacks on international shipping in the Red Sea, the new Secretary-General of the International...

UNRIC Info Point & Library Newsletter – February 2024

monthly issue of the UNRIC Info Point & Library Newsletter featuring new UN websites and publications, with a special focus on COVID-19 information

Gaza: UN experts condemn killing and silencing of journalists

The Israeli military operation in Gaza, following the 7 October attacks by Hamas, has become the deadliest and most dangerous conflict for journalists in...

The UN and the crisis in Sudan

12 February The "unacceptable" telecommunications blackout in conflict-hit Sudan is impeding humanitarian response efforts, according to the UN's top aid official, Martin Griffiths, who called...