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Oct 28, 2016
Russia opposes Syria sanctions after UN alleges chemical attack by Syrian troopsA joint UN panel prohibition of chemical weapons concluded that government forces carried out three chlorine gas attacks on villages in 2014 and 2015.
Oct 06, 2016
Former Portugal PM Antonio Guterres set to be next United Nations secretary-generalFormer Portuguese prime minister Antonio Guterres is poised to be the ninth United Nations secretary-general and is expected to be formally recommended to the 193-member General Assembly for election by the Security Council on Thursday, diplomats said
Sep 26, 2016
Russia hits out at US, UK for accusing it of 'barbarism' and war crimes in SyriaMoscow on Monday slammed the United States and Britain for accusing Russia of "barbarism" and war crimes in Syria as Russian and Syrian warplanes continued to bomb rebel-held areas of Aleppo.
Aug 26, 2016
Syria: John Kerry to meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov for peace talks on FridayUS Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Geneva for a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov to discuss the situation in war-ravaged Syria
Nov 20, 2015
Post Paris attacks, France urges UN to give 'strong, united and unambiguous response' to ISFrance asked the UN Security Council Thursday to authorise countries to "take all necessary measures" to fight the Islamic State group after the jihadists claimed responsibility for the Paris attacks.
Jul 19, 2014
US tells UN that Russia helped launch missile which downed Flight MH17Array
Mar 28, 2014
Russia's annexation of Crimea illegal, says United NationsIn a surprisingly strong rebuke of Moscow, the UN General Assembly on Thursday affirmed Ukraine's territorial integrity and deemed the referendum that led to Russia's annexation of the Crimean Peninsula illegal.
Feb 08, 2014
Russia calls new UN Syria aid-access draft a "non-starter"Australia, Luxembourg and Jordan have presented to the five permanent UN Security Council members a draft resolution demanding full access for aid workers across Syria, which was quickly dismissed by Russia as a "non-starter."