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UNGA adopts resolution to graduate Bangladesh from LDC category

The UN website said alongside Bangladesh the same recommendation has been made for Nepal and Laos

UNGA adopts resolution to graduate Bangladesh from LDC category

UN resolution on Rohingyas has political value: Momen

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Thursday said the adaptation of UN resolution on Rohingyas by consensus for the first time has a political value as it showed interest of all countries, including ...

UN resolution on Rohingyas has political value: Momen

UN unanimously adopts resolution on Myanmar for first time

The adoption of the resolution with a strong mandate will bring hope to the Rohingyas that they have not been forgotten, said Rabab Fatima

UN unanimously adopts resolution on Myanmar for first time

Myanmar must release all detained journalists 'immediately': UN

The UN rights chief called Friday on Myanmar to immediately release all detained media workers after a US journalist was slapped with an 11-year prison sentence.

Myanmar must release all detained journalists 'immediately': UN

UN rights chief seeks de-escalation of crisis on Poland-Belarus border

United Nations human rights chief Michelle Bachelet called on states on Wednesday to resolve the "intolerable" migrant crisis on the Belarus-Poland border and said that under international law people ...

Migrants are seen next to a tent on the Belarusian-Polish border in the Grodno region, Belarus,10 November 2021.

UN lauds Bangladesh police for contributing to peacekeeping

UN assistant secretary general Christian Francis Saunders Wednesday lauded Bangladesh Police for its outstanding contribution and commendable role in peacekeeping missions across the globe

UN lauds Bangladesh police for contributing to peacekeeping

Rohingya atrocities

UN investigator 'hopeful' Facebook will hand over more information

The head of a UN team of investigators on Myanmar said on Friday he is hopeful that Facebook will hand over more information to the team as it collects evidence of the most serious international ...

UN investigator 'hopeful' Facebook will hand over more Myanmar information

UN's Guterres says G20 must do more on climate, address mistrust

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres warned on Friday that the world was rushing headlong towards climate disaster, and said leaders of the Group of 20 wealthy nations must do more to ...

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres poses for a photo during an interview with Reuters at the United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, New York City, US, on 15 September 2021

Myanmar's military junta

Walking with a few friends

The military regime in Myanmar is worried about being frozen out of the ASEAN bloc

A group of women hold torches as they protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar on 14 July 2021

Which countries, blocs are major players at COP26?

The diverse interests among the 197 signatories to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) make for a tough challenge reaching consensus on the next steps to stem global warming. Here ...

Which countries, blocs are major players at COP26?
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