New York, Sept 24 (JEN) Taking the podium on Wednesday at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, leaders from the Gulf and Middle East regions called for a collective strategy to contain and address extremists in Iraq, Syria and other parts of the world, while also calling for international efforts to reconstruct Gaza. more
UN chief welcomes destruction of Syria's declared chemical weapons material

New York, Aug 21 (JEN)UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomes the destruction of Syria’s declared chemical weapons material on board the United States Maritime Vessel Cape Ray.

UN moves vital food aid in north-west Syria

New York, May 17 (JEN): The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) said on Friday it has started moving more food supplies from Turkey into north-east Syria to assist displaced families, ...