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Feb 13, 2017
US, Japan, South Korea request UN Security Council meeting to discuss North Korea's missile launchThe United States, Japan and South Korea on Sunday requested an urgent UN Security Council meeting to discuss North Korea's missile launch, Pyongyang's first test since US President Donald Trump took office.
Feb 04, 2017
US envoy targeting UN peacekeeping for reform, diplomats sayUnited Nations: Nikki Haley, in her first week as US ambassador, has made reform of the United Nations' far-flung peacekeeping operations a top priority, diplomats said. The missions cost nearly USD 8 billion a year and Haley said in her Senate confirmation hearing last month that she wants to look at all 16 to see which are succeeding in maintaining peace and which aren't.
Jan 31, 2017
Hafiz Saeed's house arrest: 'Credible crack down' required to prove Pakistan's sincerity, says MEAAmid pressure on Pakistan from the Donald Trump administration, Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JUD) chief Hafiz Saeed and four others were put under detention in Lahore on Monday night
Jan 15, 2017
Despite China's blockade, France backs India's efforts to declare Masood Azhar as international terroristIndia had submitted in February last year a proposal to the 15-member 1267 Sanctions Committee of the UN Security Council to list Azhar as an international terrorist for masterminding the attack on Pathankot Air base.
Jan 07, 2017
India, Portugal sign MoU on defence cooperation; also ink six other pactsIndia and Portugal inked seven pacts to expand bilateral engagement in a wide range of areas including defence and security, IT and renewable energy
Jan 07, 2017
India, Portugal sign defence and six other pacts to boost ties, take a dig at ChinaThe other MoUs signed provided for cooperation in areas of information technology and electronics, agricultural trade including market access for agricultural products, deeper engagement in renewable energy and marine research.
Jan 07, 2017
Agni trials: By threatening India over test-firing of ICBMs, China has revealed its insecurityIndia's test-firing of DRDO-developed long-range weaponry that may carry nuclear weaponry deep into Chinese territory seems to have touched a raw nerve that prompted Beijing to launch an open threat and use the one card that it prefers to hide beneath its sleeves — Pakistan.
Dec 30, 2016
China blocks proposal at UN to list Masood Azhar as terrorist; India dismayed at 'double standards'China today finally blocked India's proposal to list JeM chief and Pathankot mastermind Masood Azhar as a designated terrorist by the UN, triggering a sharp reaction from New Delhi which termed it as "unfortunate blow" and a step that confirms prevalence of double standards in the fight against terrorism.
Dec 27, 2016
Israel plans more settlements; Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas looks to Paris summitThe Palestinian President said on Tuesday that he hopes the upcoming Mideast conference in France will set a timetable to end settlements, as Israel advances plans for thousands of new homes in parts of Jerusalem claimed by the Palestinians, despite the recent UN Security Council resolution condemning construction there.
Dec 27, 2016
Donald Trump says United Nations just a club for people to 'have a good time'Donald Trump is questioning its effectiveness of the United Nations, saying it's just a club for people to "have a good time," after the UN Security Council voted last week to condemn Israeli settlements in the West Bank and east Jerusalem.