The president of the UN General Assembly, Volkan Bozkir of Turkey, on Friday lamented the New York mayor’s refusal to meet him to discuss UN operating procedures during the coronavirus pandemic.
President Duterte has reaped praises for his strong position on the South China Sea in his first-ever United Nations address. Broadcast journalist Karen Davila watched…
Muntinlupa City Representative Ruffy Biazon is thankful for President Duterte’s strong declaration of the country’s ownership of the West Philippine Sea before the United Nations.…
President Rodrigo Duterte’s defense of the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 before the United Nations General Assembly carries much significance as it was made before international leaders who are also dealing with terrorism.
Amid geopolitical tensions, President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday called on the United Nations (UN) and its member states to make peace, saying that war benefits no one really.
US President Donald Trump told the UN General Assembly on Tuesday that China must be held accountable by the world for its actions over the Covid-19 pandemic.
The UN General Assembly on Wednesday will elect five new members of the Security Council for 2021 and 2022, with battles underway for the Western and African seats.
Syria and Iran on Wednesday blocked adoption of a Saudi-proposed resolution in the UN General Assembly calling for global cooperation to counter the coronavirus pandemic its socio-economic fallout, diplomats said.
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Friday urged greater international control of sanctions, criticizing US attempts to force all countries to stop doing business with Iran.
El Salvador’s President Nayib Bukele, whose social media savvy helped win him power earlier this year, took a selfie before his maiden speech at the UN General Assembly, which he called “obsolete” and suggested scrapping.
Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson has justified her frequent foreign travels, including the latest trip to New York City, saying these were sanctioned official…
US President Donald Trump confirmed Wednesday that he had refused to meet Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, accusing Canada of treating the United States “very badly.”
US President Donald Trump hinted Wednesday at a military response to Venezuela, vowing to take action against the leftist-ruled country whose economy has gone into a tailspin.
Donald Trump, whose political ascent has been full of firsts, on Tuesday achieved another rare feat — bringing laughter to the solemn UN General Assembly.
The UN General Assembly on Thursday took a first step to create a global pact for the environment, an initiative championed by French President Emmanuel Macron but opposed by the United States.
Two British human rights lawyers are to ask Wednesday for Saudi Arabia to be suspended from the UN Human Rights Council over 61 people “arbitrarily detained or disappeared” by the country’s authorities.
The United States is now closer than it has ever been to a nuclear war with North Korea, a former top US military officer warned Sunday, saying he saw little prospect of a diplomatic solution.
Senator Leila de Lima called on the UN and the International Criminal Court (ICC) to probe extrajudicial killings (EJKs) in the Philippines, noting that previous actions done by these international bodies “ineffective, inadequate or simply passive.”
North Korea slammed US President Donald Trump as “incurably mentally deranged” in a personal attack ahead of his first visit to Asia, as the South’s leader insisted Washington could not take military action on the peninsula without his agreement.
President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to cut diplomatic ties with the countries comprising the European Union over what he believes was a threat from the bloc to oust the Philippines from the United Nations.
By: Agence France-Presse US President Donald Trump is “mentally deranged” and will “pay dearly” for his threat to destroy North Korea, Kim Jong-Un said Friday,…
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday took an indirect swipe at the United States, telling the United Nations that “military hysteria” over North Korea’s nuclear and missile tests would lead to “disaster.”
The United States ramped up sanctions aimed at curtailing North Korea’s nuclear weapons drive Thursday, as Kim Jong-Un vowed that Donald Trump’s “deranged” threats would only toughen his resolve.