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The 67-year-old former Portuguese Prime Minister will replace Ban Ki-moon, 72, of South Korea.
The UN Chief urges both sides to "exercise maximum restraint" and take "immediate steps to de-escalate the situation".
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AMMAN, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Warplanes bombed a strategic camp on the northern edge of Aleppo on Sunday as Syrian government forces, backed by Russia, battled rebels for control of the city as the U.N....
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For starters, it should be someone who can get the international community to confront humankind’s one truly existential challenge: climate change.
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UNITED NATIONS -- Pakistan said it has handed over dossiers to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon containing "evidence" of alleged Indian involvement in terrorism in the country and links of its securit...
NEW DELHI — India today justified voting against benefits for same-sex partners working at the UN, saying countries were "not consulted" on the plan. Asserting that India does not want UN Secretary Ge...
LOS ANGELES/BOSTON: A group that claimed to be responsible for the massive computer hack at Sony Pictures Entertainment demanded that the company cancel the release of "The Interview," a comedy that d...