United Nations

Sunday 19 October 2014

The Lebanese government has cut back sharply on the number of Syrian refugees it is allowing into the country, United Nations representatives in Lebanon said yesterday.

Saturday 18 October 2014

DAVID Cameron has urged other members of the international community to step up their efforts to tackle the Ebola epidemic as it was announced screening will be extended for travellers to the UK from West Africa.

Sunday 12 October 2014

Tenuous, fragile, dire.

Saturday 11 October 2014

A UN envoy has called on Turkey to help prevent a slaughter in the Syrian border town of Kobani at the hands of Islamic State (IS) fighters, saying he feared a repeat of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre when thousands died.