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Washington/Xinhua: US President Donald Trump has warned Russia not to interfere in US elections during his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, who rejected any speculations about Russian interference in US domestic politics. more
UN Assembly calls on all States to observe Olympic Truce throughout Tokyo Summer Games

New York: The General Assembly on Monday urged United Nations Member States to observe the Olympic Truce – the ancient Greek tradition calling for the cessation of hostilities befor ...

UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action

New York: The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one of the most effective investments you can make in humanitarian action”, Secretary-General, Antó ...

Inequality threatening human development, new global UN report warns

New York: Despite global progress in tackling poverty, hunger and disease, a “new generation of inequalities” indicates that many societies are not working as they should, the ...

DPRK officials warn US over Trump words, actions

Pyongyang/Xinhua: Senior officials of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday issued a warning to the United States over the recent actions and words of US Presiden ...

Saudi Crown Prince says Riyadh ready to cooperate on probe into Florida shooting – Reports

Moscow/Sputnik: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud held a phone conversation with US President Donald Trump, pointing out Riyadh’s readiness to cooperate on investigatin ...

German Interior Ministry denies Berlin shooting suspect asked for asylum

Berlin/Sputnik: The German Interior Ministry has denied media reports that the suspected Russian shooter asked for German asylum after killing a man in Berlin, Der Spiegel said, citing a ...

UN evaluates progress in improving peacekeeping performance

New York: The international community on Friday took stock of action to improve UN peacekeeping in line with a Security Council resolution aimed at enhancing performance at all levels, bo ...

Trump Says Having 'Very Good' Discussions in China Trade Negotiations

Washington/Sputnik: US President Donald Trump told reporters on Thursday that his administration is having very good discussions with China on trade that could result in a new development ...

Partnerships key to taking landlocked countries out of poverty: UN Chief

New York:The challenges faced by landlocked developing countries (LLDCs), some of the poorest in the world, can be overcome through more effective partnerships, UN Secretary-General Ant&o ...