September 22, 2014
by Taylor Gillan
More than 140,000 people have been internally displaced in Libya as a result of the country's rapidly deteriorating security situation, the UN said Monday. Renewed fighting between feuding militias has caused a new wave of displacement, particularly in the western outskirts of Tripoli and the ...[read more]
August 2, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
The UN Supervision Mission in Syria (UNSMIS) on Wednesday renewed its call for an end to the violence between the Syrian government and opposition forces in preparation for planned food assistance by the World Food Programme (WFP). UNSMIS spokesperson Sausan Ghosheh reported that the conflict has ...[read more]
October 23, 2009
by Andrea Bottorff
UN Special Rapporteur for North Korea Vitit Muntarbhorn on Thursday criticized the country's abysmal and ongoing human rights violations in an independent report submitted to the UN General Assembly. Muntarbhorn said that the authoritarian government was responsible for various abuse... ...[read more]

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