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MH17 UNSC unanimously adopts resolution for intl probe

Jul 22, 2014

MH17 UNSC unanimously adopts resolution for intl probe

The United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution calling for an international investigation into the downing of MH17 in eastern Ukraine. #World #United Nations #Australia #NewsTracker #Russia #UN #Security Council #UNSC #Ukraine #resolution #crash #plane #Malaysia Airlines #Malaysian flight #MH17
One in every three child brides lives in India UN report

Jul 22, 2014

One in every three child brides lives in India UN report

India has the sixth highest prevalence of child marriage in the world with one in every three child bride living in India, a United Nations report said. #World #Numbers #India #United Nations #UN #children #Unicef #Report #child marriage #child
Grief and anger mount as MH17 bodies are finally taken home

Jul 22, 2014

Grief and anger mount as MH17 bodies are finally taken home

Dutch social media users were turning profile photos black and tweeting the hashtag #BringThemHome as anger mounted that bodies from flight MH17 hadn't been repatriated from Ukraine yet. #World #United Nations #Australia #NewsTracker #Russia #Security Council #UNSC #Ukraine #resolution #crash #plane #Donetsk #Malaysia Airlines #Malaysian flight #Ukrainian rebels #MH17
Gaza crisis UN holds emergency session, appeals for immediate ceasefire

Jul 21, 2014

Gaza crisis UN holds emergency session, appeals for immediate ceasefire

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas had called for the emergency session, saying the "situation is intolerable" in Gaza #World #United Nations #Hamas #NewsTracker #Israel #Ban Ki-moon #Palestine #Gaza Crisis
UN Security Council could vote today on flight MH17 crash resolution

Jul 21, 2014

UN Security Council could vote today on flight MH17 crash resolution

UN Security Council could vote as early as Monday on an resolution demanding international access to the Ukraine plane crash site for flight MH17. #United Nations #Australia #Russia #Ukraine #UN Security #MH17 crash #Malaysian passenger plane #Ukraine rebels #Plane crash in Ukraine #Flight MH17 #Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 #MH17 flight crashes
MH17 crash Russia has doubts about draft UN resolution

Jul 21, 2014

MH17 crash Russia has doubts about draft UN resolution

Russia's UN ambassador says his country still has reservations about the Security Council resolution demanding international access to MH17 crash site. #United Nations #Australia #Russia #Ukraine #UN Security #MH17 crash #Malaysian passenger plane #Ukraine rebels #Plane crash in Ukraine #Flight MH17 #Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 #MH17 flight crashes
Four Indian tailors evacuated from Gaza, confirms UN

Jul 21, 2014

Four Indian tailors evacuated from Gaza, confirms UN

Four Indian tailors working in Gaza for the last two years have been evacuated unharmed with the help of the Representative Office of India (ROI) in Ramallah, a top UN official said. #World #United Nations #NewsTracker #Israel #Qatar #indians #Palestine #Gaza
Gaza crisis Israel air strikes kill another 20 as UN chief heads to region

Jul 19, 2014

Gaza crisis Israel air strikes kill another 20 as UN chief heads to region

Israeli air strikes killed 20 people in Gaza Saturday, taking the death toll to more than 300, as UN chief Ban Ki-moon headed to the region to bolster truce efforts. #World #United Nations #Hamas #NewsTracker #Israel #Ban Ki-moon #Palestine #Gaza #Israel air strikes #Operation Protective Edge
Ban Ki-Moon leaving for Middle-East to help end Gaza crisis

Jul 19, 2014

Ban Ki-Moon leaving for Middle-East to help end Gaza crisis

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will leave Saturday for the Middle East to help end the conflict in Gaza between Israel and Hamas, the UN political chief said Friday. #World #United Nations #Hamas #NewsTracker #Israel #Ban Ki-moon #Palestine #Gaza #Israel air strikes #Operation Protective Edge