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UN chief calls for immediate end to fighting in Ethiopia

Call comes with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed reportedly on the front lines and men flocking to join military. United Nations…

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There is need for a truly independent probe into Ethiopia abuses

A pig and a chicken open a breakfast restaurant together, and their speciality is bacon and eggs. What’s the difference…

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Saudi-led coalition to attack ‘secret drone laboratory’ in Sanaa

The coalition says it is launching fresh raids on the Houthi-held Yemeni capital, Sanaa, warns residents to stay away from…

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UN chief visits Colombia ahead of FARC peace deal anniversary

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is visiting Colombia as the South American nation readies to mark the fifth anniversary of…

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UN Libya envoy quits weeks before planned election

UN special envoy Jan Kubis’s resignation accepted a month before a scheduled presidential election in Libya. The United Nations Libya…

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Yemen war deaths will reach 377,000 by end of the year: UN

A new United Nations report has projected that the death toll from Yemen’s war will reach 377,000 by the end…

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China slams ‘irresponsible’ UN comments on jailed journalist

UN, rights groups have urged Beijing to release Zhang Zhan, who was jailed for her coverage of China’s COVID-19 response.…

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At least 1,000 arrested since Ethiopia state of emergency: UN

Most of those detained are ethnic Tigrayans with the UN chief warning arrests could ‘widen divisions and resentments’. At least…

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UN calls for new talks on Yemen’s Hodeidah as front lines shift

Houthi fighters advanced into key positions in the strategic port city after pro-government forces withdrew. A United Nations monitoring mission…

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Biden to limit new oil and gas drilling at Native American site

At a White House summit meeting, President Joe Biden is set to unveil billions of dollars in new infrastructure and…

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